Beginning on May 6, 2017, Rocket League will introduce a new range of its now classic Loot Crates - the Nitro Crate. Being the day before, we've only been given vague hints of what to expect inside these lock boxes - but we can at least share the knowledge and decide what we're going to aim for.
Rather than appear out of nowhere, the next major Rocket League update has a plan. It's coming out tomorrow, and you should all be excited!
Without treading into the realm of meme-inducing bad pop songs - it's Friday! But we're only saying it once. You know it, we know it; everybody looks forward to the weekend. And we'll only acknowledge its existence for a single reason - video games!
Rocket League was something of a surprise hit. The basic idea of boost-enabled vehicles, two sides and a ball propelled itself to the top of the Steam charts - and just about every machine it arrived on in the future - the moment it was released.
April Fools has become a staple of the Game industry over the last few years with the date people often overlook become prime time for community managers to sneakily gauge the reception of a potential project or crush the hopes and dreams of its community with a sequel or feature they want but can never have.
Transparency is key these days, and the Rocket League team is delivering it more than anyone right now. In light of recent traffic spikes and other unexpected issues, Psyonix's CEO has put out a lengthy message detailing how they're attempting to tackle the game's unsatisfactory wait times.
No game is perfect, but since the early days Rocket League has had its fair share of server issues produced by having a low-scope game become a sudden hit. Error 68 is the most notorious of these issues.
With Rocket League's 'Dropshot' update planned for March 22, the date will mark the end of the current competitive Season 3 and, instantly, mark the beginning of Competitive Season 4. But how different is it going to feel?
Prep your engines and learn to fly by March 22 as Rocket League is getting an all-new gamemode that requires a firm ability to slam the ball from the sky - Dropshot!
The headline says it all, really. It's as simple as that. Released a few years ago to both critical and commercial success, Psyonix have gone on record to say that expecting a sequel is futile given the nature of the game.