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I want to switch sides and play against my friend, but can't see a way to change in online multiplayer. How do I switch my team?

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are you playing on the same screen? I would assume you cannot unless your playing one of the community games like in MW3 (all or nothing, ect.) –  Ender Jan 6 '13 at 23:29
    
@Ender Thanks for your reply. Just single screen and I find it stupid the developers haven't incorporated it into the game. Lets hope they add it into a future patch. –  Strider67 Jan 6 '13 at 23:56
    
I don't own BO2, but in prior titles in the COD series, you could only change teams in custom/local games. –  turbo Jan 9 '13 at 15:38
    
Would also enable tons of boosters to use this to have a friend on the other team either sit in a corner and kill repeatedly or tell their friend on the other team where they are all at. –  Katustrawfic Jan 9 '13 at 18:38
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Sorry, there is no way (and will stay like that) to change teams while you are playing online multiplayer.

If there was ever a way to change teams in BO2, the teams would be unbalanced and the game wouldn't be as fun to play.

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You can't exactly switch teams when ever you want. However, you can enter a lobby, and if there are openings, quickly send your friend a game invite. If your friend is quick enough, he will enter the same lobby, but you won't be in a party, so he'll have 6/11 chance of being on the other team.

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