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Rocket League is getting a major update later this month with new content

5 monthes ago   |   By WMPoweruser

Psyonix, the developers behind Rocket League, today announced the Autumn Update launching on September 28. The Autumn Update is absolutely amazing and features a ton of new content including: • Farmstead: A new Seasonal Arena available in Competitive, Casual, and Private matches for a limited time this fall. • More than 90 free new Customization [...]
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Special forces vehicles could soon have a new, more lethal guided-rocket system

Special forces vehicles could soon have a new, more lethal guided-rocket system

5 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Special forces vehicles could soon be outfitted with a new guided-rocket system based on the unguided rockets that have been a mainstay on fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters.
Arnold Defense, a St. Louis-based weapons maker, is working with other defense firms to produce the Fletcher , a weapons system firing 2.75-inch guided rockets that can be mounted on land vehicles and potentially on platforms designed for open-water and close-to-shore operations.
The company and its team plans to demonstrate the system during the Defense and Security Equipment International showcase this week in...
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Rocket League Update Adds New Arena, Items, and More

5 monthes ago   |   By IGN

Rocket League's upcoming content update, the Autumn Update, is scheduled for September 28.
The update will introduce the following:
- One new “Seasonal” Arena, called “Farmstead”. The Arena was aesthetically inspired by a farm, with wheat fields, crops, and a barn surrounding the playing field. It's also set in Autumn, meaning there's a lot of red, orange, and yellow.
- Standard versions of the Wasteland and Starbase Arc Arenas, for "consistency in eSports."
- An option to have transparent goalposts. If this setting is turned on, goalposts turn transparent based on where the player, and...
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Rocket League Adding Seasonal Arena, User-Created Tournaments, And More

Rocket League Adding Seasonal Arena, User-Created Tournaments, And More

5 monthes ago   |   By GameInformer

Psyonix has detailed the next update, as well as a long-term roadmap, for its popular car soccer game Rocket League. In the immediate future, players will enjoy new seasonal and standardized arenas, LAN support, and over 90 free items.
The Autumn Update begins with a seemingly small change that Psyonix says has been a big ask within its community: transparent goal posts. This change, which affects every map in the game and can be toggled on and off, is meant to increase awareness for competitors playing the goalie position. In addition, all non-standard arenas are being converted to a...
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Rocket League's New Tournament System Is an eSports Example to Follow

5 monthes ago   |   By IGN

Rocket League's presence as an eSport continues to grow, with an NBC partnership and several championship seasons already under its belt. In fall this year, Rocket League is taking that to a new level entirely, with a Steam open beta for a fully fledged tournament system, built into the game client itself.
Tournaments will have their own space on Rocket League's main menu, and will allow players to join or create their own formally laddered competitive series' with very specific, or very loose requirements. You'll be able to set a date for a tournament two weeks out, with any game mode...
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