Rocket League MastheadRocket League Masthead

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 108 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

87

Top Critic Average

93%

Critics Recommend

Based on 108 critic reviews
Spread the word:

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
Green Man Gaming

Review Data

View More
Mighty Head
58
Strong Head
18
Fair Head
5
Weak Head
0
Rocket League - Announce Trailer | PS4 thumbnail

Rocket League - Announce Trailer | PS4

Rocket League Screenshot 1
Rocket League Screenshot 2

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.

Read full review

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?

Read full review

PC Gamer

87 / 100
PC Gamer

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

Read full review

GamesRadar+

GamesRadar+

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

Read full review

Recent News

Rocket League Jettisons Hidden Loot Boxes

Rocket League Jettisons Hidden Loot Boxes

The game will now show you exactly what you're going to get.

Read full article on Game Informer

Rocket League gets new monetization options as loot crates are removed

Rocket League gets new monetization options as loot crates are removed

Epic Games and Psyonix have announced that Rocket League's crate system will be removed in favor of a direct purchase system that'll be implemented later this year.

Read full article on Windows Central

Rocket League won’t have loot boxes later this year

Rocket League won’t have loot boxes later this year

Goodbye, crates!

Read full article on Polygon

11 Best Ports for Nintendo Switch, Ranked - IGN

11 Best Ports for Nintendo Switch, Ranked - IGN

From Skyrim and Diablo 3 to Shovel Knight and Stardew Valley, we rank the 11 best Nintendo Switch ports.

Read full article on IGN

12 best PC games also available on Nintendo Switch in 2019

12 best PC games also available on Nintendo Switch in 2019

Though you may not think so at first, there are actually a ton of games available on PC that are also available on the Nintendo Switch console. Here are 12 of our favorites.

Read full article on Windows Central

Ubisoft is rumoured to reveal a Rocket League-style roller derby game at E3

Ubisoft is rumoured to reveal a Rocket League-style roller derby game at E3

Get your skates on.

Read full article on PC Gamer

Overwatch League boss leaves for Epic Games

Overwatch League boss leaves for Epic Games

Nate Nanzer joins Fortnite, Rocket League owner to run esports there

Read full article on Polygon

Dauntless Becomes First Game To Launch With PS4 Cross-Play

Dauntless Becomes First Game To Launch With PS4 Cross-Play

Dauntless has fulfilled its "One Dauntless" promise as it launches today with full cross-play and cross-progression on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on the Epic Games Store and is the first game to launch with this functionality for PS4.

Read full article on IGN

Epic Launches Great PC Game Sale, Refunds Recent Purchases

Epic Launches Great PC Game Sale, Refunds Recent Purchases

The Epic Games Store's Mega Sale launched today with huge PC game discounts--up to 75% off some games and $10 off every game over $15.

Read full article on GameSpot

Rocket League is getting review bombed because Epic bought Psyonix

Rocket League is getting review bombed because Epic bought Psyonix

More than 2,700 negative reviews have poured onto Steam, but the new anti-bombing system is working.

Read full article on PC Gamer