Expected since last July, the free version, dite «free-to-play», of Rocket League is finally available on consoles and PC.
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Doing this, from this Wednesday you can download the (very) popular game, which mixes soccer and remote-controlled cars, through your PS4 online store, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch ou via l’Epic Games Store sur PC.
Thereby, it will no longer be offered on Steam. However, the title will always be available there for those who already had it on the Valve platform.
On PS4 and Switch, In particular, players will not need a PlayStation Plus or Nintendo Switch Online account to access the game's online features. On the Xbox One side, However, you will need to be subscribed to Xbox Live Gold to compete online.
As for the many people who have bought Rocket League in the past, these will receive as compensation, at the same time as the arrival of the free version, more than 200 customization items, in addition to all the official Psyonix game DLCs.
The developer, now owned by Epic Games, will also take advantage of the arrival of the free version of Rocket League to incorporate new competitive tournaments and different challenges, which will allow you to collect experience points.
Note that the first online event of this new free era of Rocket League, I entitled Flame-Branch, will arrive from 27 September in the game, And this, until 12 October.
In the colors of Fortnite, another property of Epic Games, this will offer players five sets of challenges that will lead to rewards inspired by the famous battle royale.
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