T3 Arena Test Season update brings a new map, changes to 5v5 mode, ranked modes, and more
The action-packed multiplayer third-person shooter game, T3 Arena is constantly advancing by adding new features and elements for its playerbase. The recently launched test season update awaits the release of Stadium Season 1 next month. There have been amazing reworks to the 5v5 mode and ranked mode alongside the launch of a brand new map in the game.
T3 Arena Test Season update brings changes in the 5v5 modeT3 Arena was officially launched as a 3v3 ability-based multiplayer shooter game. Following successive seasonal updates, the developers teased the addition of a new 5v5 mode which initially made its way into the game as a limited open beta in season 5. The open beta only had 11 heroes to choose from, all came with an additional second active ability. The feature of switching heroes within a match was also provided.[photo1]Image via X
D Inc.However, the recent reworks in the 5v5 mode have made the gameplay more interesting by including all 26 heroes with new second active skills and new balancing. The ranked matches will now be available only in 5v5 mode, reducing the matchmaking time.Earlier players had a limited experience with this mode but now with the inclusion of all 26 heroes the potential of the 5v5 challenge is unlocked to its fullest. You can selectively play in either Control or Payload Escort modes as displayed in the 5v5 challenge section. [photo2]Image via XD Inc.To address players' complaints about the growing number of bots in the game, the developers have featured an all-new "Advanced Mode" option for skilled-based matchmaking. This will ensure that players with similar levels of skills are queued up with zero bots will be assigned to the match. The only downside is the poor match-making time.
Old Medina is the biggest map available in T3 Arena 5v5 mode[photo3]Image via XD Inc.In games featuring different modes to play, maps play a crucial role to boost the gaming experience. The test season has introduced a brand-new hybrid map titled "Old Medina" and will be available in Payload escort mode. However, it comes with a twist as it combines both the Control and Payload Escort in one single map. The game progresses into the Escort phase after the Attacking team captures the control point. This map is provided only in 5v5 mode, with a new and bigger Elephant Istana map coming next season.
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