We just issued Hotfix 0.1.1 to the Alpha removing the Match Acknowledge step. Matches will now launch to lobby automatically as soon as eight players are found. You might see an increase in AFK players at the start of your matches as a result... players that remain idle will be kicked and replaced by bots.

https://playbreakaway.com/news/post/patch-notes-010-and-the-breakaway-alpha