Rocket League goes free-to-play “this summer time,” based on an announcement Tuesday from developer Psyonix Studios. Gameplay for the soccer-meets-driving recreation will stay the identical, based on the developer, however will obtain tweaks to in-game menus and different aesthetic features.
Probably the most noteworthy change shall be that the free-to-play PC model of Rocket League will transfer completely to the Epic Video games Retailer, and shall be faraway from Steam. The builders burdened that this modification in the best way the sport is bought is not going to have an effect on any objects bought or progress earned for present Rocket League house owners.
Different promised options embody legacy objects and rewards for present house owners, cross-platform play (which incorporates Steam customers who already bought the sport), enhancements to tournaments and competitions, and extra.
Psyonix has made a lot of strikes associated to Rocket League and its esports competitions during the last a number of months. In June it introduced a change in format to the Rocket League Championship Sequence to an open circuit; this adopted a listing of points groups taking part within the league despatched to Psyonix in Might.
Earlier this month Psyonix revealed that world gaming pageant and event organizer DreamHack is its new manufacturing partner for the following season of the Rocket League Championship Sequence, RLCS Season X.