Discussion in 'MCO/Bedrock Discussion' started by DaFoxnDaHound10, Apr 23, 2022.
So my question is should ranked be allowed in mineplex?
Obviously, it's not something they can do right now when they are already low on resources, and it would be hard to create an entire new "ranked" system. But I think this sort of thing could be good for mineplex, maybe start out as a side project
Imagine gladiators with elo
Could you elaborate
As of rn no, there are more important things to focus on like the stats update, but perhaps in the future?
Basically this, but only if they are successful in acquiring success once again, since the demand for getting higher ranks should always be high.
bro acts like mineplex is even gonna release the stats update
Short answer, No. I'll give explanation as to why
Ranked gamemodes work in various games such as Splitgate,Minecraft (hypixel ranked sw), Valorant, and CS:GO because their playerbase is much larger than mineplex.
Not to mention queue times, which would make ranked a hellhole in its self due to the lack of good players in gamemodes. This isn't an insult to any players, it's simply just fact.
If mineplex had ~30,000 concurrent players (impossible) then a ranked system would meet qualifications. We also run into the fact that our single dev (gyroninja) can't implement a fair ranking system alone. That alone requires balancing, which takes a lot of time to do
What about when it *did* have it?
so. many. cheaters.
so. many. stat boosters.
I mean, if we're lucky we may see it by 2030?
I think an Elo system is an incredible idea for a gamemode. Especially 1v1 games. Or maybe games like Master Builders. I think with slight tweaks it could also work in games like SG as well.
I think the principle of a ranked game mode is exciting, especially for more competitive gamers. I myself would enjoy a ranked mode, especially in PvP games, as it'd match me against similar calibre opposition and also would give me the opportunity to climb up into a higher league/rank. I also really enjoy the addicting nature of ranked playlists too.
Although, I believe this wouldn't be possible on Java as the pool of players isn't large enough to sustain consistent lobbies but on Bedrock this could be possible. Overall, a large player base is needed in order so players can join games fast, adding a ranked game mode could split the player-base further therefore extending waiting times. Also cheating could be a big issue, as cheaters will rise in the ranking system and an advanced player could find themselves in a lobby full of cheaters.
I imagine it would be a lengthy process in terms of development too, considering there is just Timmi/Gyro this would make it harder. This could be implemented in the future, but for the moment I don't think this will happen.
Ranked would be awesome but would kill casual lobbies
Edit: thought this was a java thread, completely disregard this comment
Not true, the lobbies are filled with casual players on bedrock. If anything there wouldn’t be a large enough pool of ranked players.
It would be hard to stat boost in a ranked gladiators game