Basic Lobby

Requirements

All accounts get 20G of bandwidth from SocketWeaver for free every month.

What we are making

In this tutorial, we are going to make a basic lobby with the following features.

  • Custom player name

  • Custom room data

  • Player chat

  • Room chat

  • Team management

  • Room list with paging

We will show you the process step-by-step. By the time you finished reading this tutorial, you will be ready to start creating your own lobby interface and matchmaking logic.

Source Code

The source code of this tutorial is hosted at: https://github.com/SocketWeaver/lobby

The repository has two Unity Projects:

Lobby-start

We recommend you start with the Lobby-start starter project and follow the steps of the tutorial to get the most out of it.

Lobby-final

The final lobby project.

Community

You can join our Discord server https://discord.gg/qXt7Bkf