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Rocket League

Please note: This game has monetized random reward mechanics, commonly referred to as "loot boxes." These mechanics are similar to gambling and are being investigated by Belgium's Gaming Commission, the Netherlands Gaming Authority, and other government bodies.

Rating Summary

Based on 107 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

87

Top Critic Average

93%

Critics Recommend

Based on 107 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Jul 6, 2015
Xbox OneFeb 29, 2016
PCJul 6, 2015
Nintendo SwitchNov 18, 2017

Developer: Psyonix

Genres: Action, Sports

Soccer meets driving once again in the long-awaited, physics-based sequel to the beloved arena classic, Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle-Cars!

A futuristic Sports-Action game, Rocket League, equips players with booster-rigged vehicles that can be crashed into balls for incredible goals or epic saves across multiple, highly-detailed arenas. Using an advanced physics system to simulate realistic interactions, Rocket League relies on mass and momentum to give players a complete sense of intuitive control in this unbelievable, high-octane re-imagining of association football.

Where to Buy

Amazon
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IGN

9.3 / 10.0
IGN

Rocket League's colorfully absurd cars-playing-sports concept works so well because the energy of its arcadey gameplay meshes with its deep team-based strategy and variety of modes. It's exceedingly rare to find a multiplayer game that's welcoming and approachable for new players and so intricate that the best players can earn a living by mastering its depths. Rocket League is a golden example of turning a good idea into something truly amazing.

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Eurogamer

Recommended
Eurogamer

There's XP beyond that, and the promise of a scramble up the leaderboards, but I don't think Rocket League genuinely needs these things to hook you and hold you. Aside from the compact drama of the five minute matches, this is one of those rare games where the simple act of throwing a car around an arena is enough to keep you at it. Newton would approve and so would Batman. What more would you want?

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PC Gamer

87 / 100
PC Gamer

Rocket League is fast, fun and relentlessly enjoyable. The best football game without feet.

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GamesRadar+

GamesRadar+

Rocket League transcends its chaotic mishmash of sports, racing and fighting to create an elegant and endlessly competitive game for the ages.

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Recent News

Rocket League disables Crate Keys in the Netherlands and Belgium

Rocket League disables Crate Keys in the Netherlands and Belgium

Loot boxes can't be opened.

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The Rocket League-like Axiom Soccer is free and out today on Steam Early Access

The Rocket League-like Axiom Soccer is free and out today on Steam Early Access

It's more like a shooter than Rocket League.

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Rocket League will get a new Rocket Pass with challenges next week

Rocket League will get a new Rocket Pass with challenges next week

The Esports Shop is opening up, too.

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This Neat Animation Shows Steam's Most-Played Games In The Last Four Years

This Neat Animation Shows Steam's Most-Played Games In The Last Four Years

The data visualizer shows gaming trends that have come and gone on the platform.

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This Neat Animation Shows Steam's Most-Played Games In The Last Four Years

This Neat Animation Shows Steam's Most-Played Games In The Last Four Years

The data visualizer shows gaming trends that have come and gone on the platform.

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Rocket League's Rocket Pass Gets a Release Date

Rocket League's Rocket Pass Gets a Release Date

The new limited-time progression system features 70 tiers and both free and premium versions.

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Rocket League 1.52 Update Patch Notes: What’s in the New Rocket League Hotfix?

Rocket League 1.52 Update Patch Notes: What’s in the New Rocket League Hotfix?

The Rocket League 1.52 update is now live. The hotfix has addressed a PC camera issue, as well as a lens flare boost problem.

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Rocket League 1.51 Update Patch Notes: Hotfix Address Dribbling, Flicking, and Air Stalling

Rocket League 1.51 Update Patch Notes: Hotfix Address Dribbling, Flicking, and Air Stalling

The new Rocket League 1.51 update patch notes are live, detailing what the latest hotfix changes and improves. Here's what you need to know.

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Rocket League 1.50 Update Patch Notes: What’s Changed in the Rocket League Progression Update?

Rocket League 1.50 Update Patch Notes: What’s Changed in the Rocket League Progression Update?

The Rocket League 1.50 patch notes have landed and, with it, a complete change to how you level up in the game thanks to the new Rocket League Progression Update.

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Rocket League's new leveling and XP system is now live | PC Gamer

Rocket League's new leveling and XP system is now live | PC Gamer

The 'Progression Update' flattens XP requirements, removes the level cap, and brings in support for Clubs, too.

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