Custom Match Guides

The articles in this section contain step-by-step guides detailing how to create a custom/private match for the various games offered by the communities operating through Generation Esports.

  • Brawlhalla Custom Match Guide

    Open Brawlhalla from the Steam client (PC) or your console’s home screen.  Select “Custom Game Room” and choose “...

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  • Call of Duty: Vanguard Custom Match

      Launch the game by selecting the application on the home screen of your console or from the Battlenet games client...

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  • Chess Custom Match

      Head over to chess.com and from the “Play” menu, select “Play Online”. Select “Custom Game” on the right to be ...

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  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Custom Match

      Setting up a lobby for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive will require players to first utilize our Matchmaking Queue...

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  • Fortnite Boxfight Custom Match

    This guide details the steps needed to join a 1v1 Boxfight custom lobby. Away Team Add the opponents to your friends...

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  • Halo Infinite Custom Match Guide

      Important: Please ensure that the "community creations" option is set to "Everyone" in your Microsoft account sett...

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  • Hearthstone Custom Match

      Load up Hearthstone from the Battlenet games client. Hearthstone custom matches are referred to as “Friendly Cha...

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  • How to Join a Fortnite Match

    Connecting to the Match Lobby 1. Connect to the Correct Server In order to be able to join the custom lobby, players...

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  • League of Legends Custom Match

    League of Legends now has Riot API integrated into the Generation Esports matchmaking queue system! This means that m...

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  • Minecraft: Connecting to the Server

    Queuing for Your Match and Obtaining the Server IP From your dashboard select “Join Queue” shown with your listed Min...

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  • NBA 2K22 Custom Match

      Load up NBA 2K22 and select “Play Now” found in the bottom-left. You will need to have your opponent added as a fr...

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  • Overwatch Custom Match

      Launch Overwatch from the Battlenet games client. From the main menu, select “Play”. Select “Game Browser” loc...

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  • Rainbow 6 Siege Custom Match

      Launch the game by selecting the application on the home screen of your console or from the Steam games client (PC...

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  • Rocket League Custom Match

      Launch the game by selecting the application on the home screen of your console or from the Epic Games client (PC)...

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  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Custom Match

      From the main menu, select “Online” and navigate to “Smash”. From the three main options, select “Battle Arenas...

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  • Valorant Custom Match

      Load up Valorant on the Riot Games client, and navigate to the “Play” menu. Hit “Custom Game” near the top (s...

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