Rocket League is finally going free-to-play on 23 September 2020 at 11pm GMT+8 in Southeast Asian countries like Malaysia, which will arrive alongside in-game event, Llama-Rama.
However, players can already look forward to an update tomorrow at 12am GMT+8 on 17 September 2020 that will lay the groundwork for next week’s new status quo.
Rocket League Update (17 September 2020)
Well, cross-platform progression is coming tomorrow. For those who already own Rocket League and are eligible for Legacy Status, the items that were revealed in July 2020 (Golden Cosmos Boost, “Est. 20XX” Player Banner, Rocket League-branded DLC, etc.) will hit your inventories with tomorrow’s update.
In addition to joining the Epic Games Store, Rocket League will also be joining Epic’s Support-A-Creator program. You can choose to support a Creator of your choice in-game by entering the Creator’s code in the Item Shop, beginning tomorrow with the game update.
For Rocket League, accepted Creators will earn 5 percent of Credits spent while using their Creator Code. Codes for Creators currently in the program will work in Rocket League starting tomorrow.
There are many of your favorite Rocket League creators already part of the system and more will be added in the near future. If you’re interested in becoming a Creator, go to the Epic Support-A-Creator page for more information.
Tomorrow’s update for Rocket League will also include:
- New Quick Chats
- Heatseeker in Private Matches
- Larger item pool for Trade Ups
- Solo Standard removed
- New Bot difficulty
- New Merc Hitbox
- Rocket League X Monstercat Remixes
- Updated Menu
- Changes to Achievements
Rocket League is debuting on the Epic Games Store on 23 September 2020. If you add Rocket League to your library between 23 September and 23 October 2020, you will receive a US$10 EGS coupon that is redeemable on games and add-ons US$14.99 and up.
Plus, once you download and launch the game, you’ll instantly get two new items in your inventory: Sun Ray Boost and Hot Rocks Trail.
Take your shot at climbing the Ranks, and tiering up your Rocket Pass in Season 1, along with competitive tournaments, game-wide challenges, and the followng:
ENDO STARTER PACK AND JÄGER PACK
Two new item packs will be available with some siiiick items for new and veteran players. Here’s what’s in each:
Endo Starter Pack
- Gaiden Wheels (Grey)
- Neo-Thermal Boost
- Friction Trail
- 500 Credits
- Jäger 619 (Titanium White)
- Apparatus Wheels (Titanium White)
- Toon Goal Explosion (Titanium White)
- 1000 Credits
Both packs will be available in the Bundles tab of the Item Shop.
Rocket League is available on the PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC. In the meantime, check out the trailer below.