On December 9, FACEIT presented gamers with a revised version of team building in CS: GO matchmaking. Platform representatives noted that the system will now more accurately determine the level of players and will be able to better balance teams.
Updates will affect the matchmaking system in matches, the main focus will be on reducing the number of meetings with a large difference in player level. The system for calculating the overall team rating has also undergone global changes: now the platform will more thoroughly analyze the matches and actions of individual participants or full squads. In addition, the company said power users will be less likely to play with or against newbies.
FACEIT is an independent platform for professional competitions and amateur games, founded in 2012. In 2018, the company held a Major in London, Astralis became the champion of the tournament.