Rocket League is still quietly trucking along as one of the most popular multiplayer games on the market, and the updates are not going to stop any time soon. The game’s getting a brand-new limited-time mode called Heatseeker in the near future, and it looks to be a ridiculous but fun time.
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Rocket League developer Psyonix has announced it’s putting out the final patch for MacOS and Linux versions of its car-based sports game in March, meaning support for online functionality is going away on those platforms. Fear not, however, PC players – nothing’s changing for our home platform.
Change comes eight months after Epic Games acquired the game's creators. ARS T...
If you’ve spent a lot of time playing Rocket League, you know the game’s R/C cars don’t spend a whole lot of time on the ground – there’s all the jumping and flipping to be done in service of smashing the ball into the goal, right? But what if I told you that you could spend even less time on the ground – in fact, you don’t have to spend any time on the ground in Rocket League. With the Top Gun mod by Cinderblock, you can actually turn its miniature football matches into dogfights.
A few months ago, developer Pysonix announced plans to remove Rocket League’s loot box system – called crates – with something more equitable for players. Today, the developers have detailed what that new system looks like. You’ll soon receive new items in the form of blueprints, which allow you to see what item you’ll get before you actually purchase it.
Move follows similar removal in Epic's Fortnite: Save the World. ARS T...
Rocket League currently has a loot box-style random item system, but that’s set to change later this year. Psyonix has announced that the game’s crates will be replaced with something that’ll let you see “the exact items you’re buying in advance.” More details on exactly how the switch will work are coming in the future, but the move comes after years of criticism of loot box mechanics from players and industry pundits.