Rocket League, the cars-playing-soccer multiplayer sensation, goes free-to-play this summer time, developer Psyonix introduced on Tuesday. The sport presently prices $19.99.
The free-to-play replace for Rocket League “will be the biggest one yet and will include major changes to the Tournaments and Challenge systems,” Psyonix stated in a information launch. It will add cross-platform development for gamers’ merchandise stock, Rocket Pass progress, and Competitive Rank.
The replace may even coincide with the sport’s debut on the Epic Games Store and its elimination from Steam. Psyonix stated that Steam gamers will nonetheless get updates and can be capable to play with these on different platforms — Rocket League is offered on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows PC, and Xbox One — after the change.
Rocket League gamers who’ve performed previous to the sport’s free-to-play swap this summer time will get the next gadgets:
- All Rocket League-branded DLC launched earlier than free to play
- “Est. 20XX” title that shows the yr when the participant first began enjoying Rocket League
- 200+ Common gadgets upgraded to “Legacy” high quality
- Golden Cosmos Boost
- Dieci-Oro Wheels
- Huntress Player Banner
Epic Games introduced its acquisition of Pysonix and Rocket League in May 2019. The PC model of Rocket League was initially anticipated to reach on the Epic Games Store final yr.
Earlier this month, Psyonix announced Rocket League had been performed by greater than 75 million gamers because the sport’s launch 5 years in the past on PlayStation 4 and Windows PC.