How to create Private Matches in Back 4 Blood

Slay Ridden with your friends (and only your friends).

Back 4 Blood is the newest title from Turtle Rock Studios, the prolific studio behind the tried and true classic, Left 4 Dead. It’s a game perfect for up to four friends to enjoy Ridden-slaying mayhem. For those who want to make sure their friends are their only companions on this journey, they’ll have to create a private match.

Follow the steps below to create a private lobby to enjoy the chaotic action without the interruption of random players popping in.

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  • Open the pause menu
    • Select the Social tab
    • Change privacy to either Friends Only or Invite Only
    • Scroll over to the Party tab in the social menu
    • Select an empty party slot to invite friends to your lobby

After following these steps, you’ll be able to spend all the time with your friends that you like, even after a match ends, they’ll be able to come back to Camp Hope with you. Back 4 Blood is best played with others, so make sure to have at least several others join you on your adventure.

Back 4 Blood is available now for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC starting at $59.99.

For more on Back 4 Blood, make sure to check out our other articles, like How to Customize Decks in Back 4 Blood, here on Pro Game Guides.

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