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Description

Rocket League is the sequel to Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle-Cars. It is a vehicle based, futuristic variant of football (soccer). Just like the original game it is played in a large arena with two teams of cars. As with football the goal is to score by launching a giant ball into the goal of the opposing team. The arena has curved edges with large walls, so the ball cannot leave the pitch and bounces back, and it is possible to drive up the sides.

Cars have no means of attack and no health bar, but it is possible to ram other cars to hinder them. Vehicles also have the ability to jump and use nitro. Nitro boosts are limited, but can be refilled by driving over certain sections of the pitch. By winning matches experience is earned to level up and unlock new parts. The car can be fully customized in a garage with different types of bodies, colours, wheels, decals, nitro trails etc. which is new for this version. Next to one-time exhibition matches and online games, it has a full season mode. The player sets up a season and determines the length (number of weeks), difficulty (rookie, pro, all-star), play-offs and the team size, with multiple matches in succession. Matches generally last five minutes.

The game supports both offline (split-screen for up to four players) and online multiplayer. Matches can be played with two to up to eight players and online games support both ranked and unranked playlists. Multiplayer is platform independent. When playing alone team mates are controlled by the AI. The tutorial consists of several mini-games based on three categories: defence, offence, and aerial play. While playing a small arrow shows the location of the ball when it is in the air and the camera can be rotated around the car to keep track of the action. After scoring the ball is returned to the middle and the cars are flown back to their side of the pitch.

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Rocket League PlayStation 4 You can play online in both Unranked and Ranked matches ranging from solo 1v1 to chaos 4v4!
Rocket League PlayStation 4 First Week of games in Season Mode
Rocket League PlayStation 4 After every game you unlock an item! It can be anything from a flag, rocket trail, wheels, or even a new car!
Rocket League PlayStation 4 In Season Mode you are placed in a division where you try to get the most wins in order to reach the playoffs and win the championship!

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Alternate Titles

  • "ç«çź­è”ç›Ÿ" -- Simplified Chinese spelling
  • "Battle-Cars 2" -- Working title
  • "ăƒ­ă‚±ăƒƒăƒˆăƒȘăƒŒă‚°" -- Japanese spelling

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Critic Reviews

Link Cable Gaming Windows Feb 13, 2019 9.4 out of 10 94
IGN Windows Dec 05, 2017 9.3 out of 10 93
IGN PlayStation 4 Dec 05, 2017 9.3 out of 10 93
Metro.co.uk PlayStation 4 Jul 07, 2015 9 out of 10 90
Switch Player Nintendo Switch Nov 23, 2017 4.5 out of 5 90
Destructoid PlayStation 4 Jul 14, 2015 9 out of 10 90
LevelUp Windows Jul 23, 2015 8.5 out of 10 85
GameStar (Germany) Windows Dec 18, 2015 82 out of 100 82
Gamereactor (Sweden) Windows Aug 07, 2015 8 out of 10 80
Games Arena Windows Jul 20, 2015 8 out of 10 80

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Awards

  • The Game Awards
    • 2017 – Best Esports Game – Nominated
  • Steam Awards
    • 2016 — The 'Just 5 More Minutes' Award — Nominated
    • 2017 — The 'Suspension of Disbelief' Award — Won

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