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08/28/18

How to Host or Join a Party

Steps for hosting or joining parties on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC

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Looking to enlist your friends in some objective-based action. Want to be able to discuss your strategies with your teammates confidentially? Set up a party to keep your teams and conversations private.

To host or join a party, follow the steps below based on your platform.


PlayStation 4

About Parties

The person who creates the party is the Party Leader. When creating a party, the Party Leader can choose to whether to make the party Public or Private.

  • Public Parties – Friends of anyone in the party can also join the party. Also, anyone in the party can invite other players to the party.
  • Private Party – Only the Party Leader can invite players to join the party.

Creating a Party

  1. From the PlayStation 4 home screen, select the Party tab.
  2. Choose Create Party. Here, you can choose to:
    • name your party
    • make your party Private
    • select a player limit for your party
  3. Once you've chosen your party options, select Create Party.
  4. On the Invite Players screen, choose the players you want to invite to your party.
    • On this screen, you have the option to create a custom invitation to your party.
  5. Once you've chosen the players to invite, select Invite.

Return to the Party tab to invite more players, remove players, change your party settings, and more.

Joining a Party

From the PlayStation 4 home screen, select the Party tab to see a list of parties you can join.

Learn more about parties on PlayStation 4.


Xbox One

Starting a Party

  1. Press the Xbox button in the center on your controller.
  2. Move left to the Multiplayer tab and select Start a party.
  3. Choose Invite more.
  4. Select the friends you want to invite to the party, then select Invite selected people.

Joining a Party

Party invitations will pop up on your screen, allowing you to join immediately. However, if you know a friend is hosting a party that you want to join, you can join manually.

  1. Press the Xbox button in the center on your controller.
  2. Move left to the Multiplayer tab and select Invitations.
  3. Choose the party you want to join.

Learn more about parties on Xbox One.

 

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