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Dota 2 matchmaking ban

Using commands in theArmed with this metric among others

The matchmaker seldom achieves all of those goals perfectly. Ranked Roles matches are only available for the All Pick game mode. Using cheats in private lobbies. One such metric measures balance, based on the difference in gold farmed.

Wait times shouldn't be too long. Coaches are not allowed in ranked matchmaking. Each team contains about the same number of parties.

Data Driven Process Measuring success in matchmaking is difficult. Depending on the history and type of behaviors, a variable number of low priority wins will be required. Win count is also not useful as indicator of skill, and the matchmaker does not use it for that purpose.

Armed with this metric among others we have an experimental way to tune the wait time thresholds. Using commands in the Launch Options. In general, the smaller this area is, the closer the game was. New accounts and those playing in Ranked Matchmaking for the first time have high uncertainty.