How to play TDM in XDefiant

How to queue for the TDM mode in XDefiant (Image via Ubisoft)
How to queue for the TDM mode in XDefiant (Image via Ubisoft)

Ubisoft developers recently introduced TDM in XDefiant as the newest addition to the Unranked playlist, on June 21, 2024. It follows the standard 6v6 matchmaking rule; the team that makes it to the 100-kills mark first is the TDM winner. Following the arrival of Team Deathmatch in XDefiant, players have been hopping on the servers to try out the much-awaited mode in the arena shooter.

If you are still wondering how to play the Team Deathmatch mode, you’ve come to the right place.


How to queue for TDM in XDefiant

Players can select the TDM mode from the unranked playlist (Image via Ubisoft)
Players can select the TDM mode from the unranked playlist (Image via Ubisoft)

Here's how you can queue for and play a TDM (Team Deathmatch) in XDefiant:

  • Head to the Ubisoft Launcher.
  • Log in with proper credentials.
  • Navigate to the Library and look for XDefiant.
  • Hit the Play button.
  • Upon opening the main menu, go to the Play option and select Unranked.
  • Select TDM (Team Deathmatch) and queue for it.
  • You could also select the Unranked playlist, hoping to get a Team Deathmatch.

All other game modes available in XDefiant

Other game modes available in XDefiant (Image via Ubisoft)
Other game modes available in XDefiant (Image via Ubisoft)

Arena shooter connoisseurs can also enjoy other game modes apart from TDM in XDefiant. The following are available in Ubisoft's in-house arena shooter game:

Unranked

  • Escort
  • Zone Control
  • Domination
  • Occupy
  • Hot Shot

Meanwhile, players worldwide can also enjoy the Ranked mode, currently in its early trial. However, as per the developers, it's most likely to go live in the coming month.

You might be interested in: “I hate Escore” XDef player expresses frustrations with the game mode, but the community disagrees


If you’re interested in more news, features, and community pieces regarding Ubisoft’s brand-new arena shooter XDefiant, make sure to click on the following articles:

Quick Links

Edited by Mohini Banerjee
App download animated image Get the free App now