How To Switch Teams In Minecraft Legends [All Platforms]

Get on your favortite side by switching teams in Minecraft Legends!

If players want to switch teams during the PvP multiplayer mode in Minecraft Legends, they need to follow a specific process. This is necessary whether they want to compete against friends or balance the teams.

Key Takeaways
  • Minecraft Legends players can switch teams during Private Versus mode by pressing a specific button before the match begins.
  • The team selection menu is accessed differently depending on the platform (PC, Xbox, PlayStation, or Nintendo Switch).
    • On PC, the team selection menu will appear when you press the Y key on your keyboard, and you need to press the Enter key to confirm your choice.
    • On Xbox, use the Y button on your Xbox controller to switch teams.
    • On PlayStation, PS5, and PS4 users must hit the triangle button on their PlayStation controller to switch teams.
    • On Nintendo Switch, use the X button to access the team selection menu.
  • Once Minecraft Legends has started, players cannot change their team and must restart the round if they are the host.
  • The Public Versus mode of Minecraft Legends automatically balances teams, and players cannot switch teams.
  • However, if a player has a friend on the opposite team and that team has fewer players, Minecraft Legends may move the player to the opposite team to balance things out.

How To Switch Teams In Minecraft Legends

Private Versus Mode Switching Team
Switching Team in Private Versus Mode – [Image by eXputer]
To switch teams in Minecraft Legends’ Private Versus mode, players need to press a specific button before the match begins. On PC, Xbox, PlayStation, and Nintendo Switch, different buttons are used to open the team selection menu.

PC

  • The team selection menu will appear when you press the Y key on your keyboard.
  • Press the Enter Key to confirm your choice.

Xbox

  • To switch teams, use the Y button on your Xbox controller.

PlayStation

  • To switch teams, PS5 and PS4 users must hit the triangle button on their PlayStation controller.

Nintendo

  • To access the team selection menu on the Nintendo Switch, use the X button.

Once you have pressed the respective button for your platform, a menu will appear on the screen where you can make the squad adjustments.

However, please note that you cannot change your team once Minecraft Legends has started, and your only option is to restart the round if you’re the host. While there may be future updates that include the option to switch teams post-match, this feature is currently unavailable.

Public Match

Players are unable to change teams in the Public Versus mode of Minecraft Legends, as the game automatically balances the teams. However, if a player has a friend on the opposite team and that team has fewer players, the game may move the player to the opposite team to balance out the teams.

Summary

That’s it on our guide on how you can switch teams and get on your favorite side in Minecraft Legends. To defend yourself against Piglin invasions, create unique defensive structures known as Power Towers. Moreover, Minecraft Legends has one of the useful resources for your army, Lapis; learn how to use it.

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