As is now custom, Rocket League is poised to unleash its annual Haunted Hallows event for this most spooky of seasons. However, the four-wheeled footie sport’s Halloween celebrations are getting a little bit of a shake-up this 12 months, due to a particular Stranger Things tie-in.
Rocket League’s newest Haunted Hallows event kicks off next Monday, 14th October, and can as soon as once more see gamers battling it out on the pitch to earn Candy Corn, which can be utilized within the seasonal retailer to unlock autumn-inspired gadgets.
According to developer Psyonix, this 12 months’s tie-in with Stranger Things will manifest in an extra vary of unlockable gadgets, all impressed by the Netflix present, and a specifically spooked-up model of Rocket League’s Farmstead enviornment. This will see the stage obtain an Upside Down makeover, together with blood purple skies and the imposing type of the Mind Flayer – each of which, together with just a few of the promised seasonal cosmetics, might be seen within the trailer under.
Haunted Hallows’ full listing of Stranger-Things-inspired event gadgets are as follows:
- Camp Know Where Topper
- Demogorgon Player Banner
- DEMOgorgon Player Title
- Hawaiian Hopper Decal
- Scoops Ahoy Avatar Border
- Starcourt Wheels
- Stranger Things Boost
The Halloween event involves an in depth on 11th November, however Psyonix notes that gamers may have an extra three days by which to spend their Candy Corn within the Event Store.
That’s not fairly it for Rocket League’s October replace, nonetheless; Psyonix has additionally introduced a variety of different new options coming next week, together with adjustments to make it simpler to party-up up with teammates following a match, a team-coloured meter increase, and a quick-play button, all outlined in additional element within the developer’s current weblog.
Then, in December, Rocket League will, as introduced again in August, ditch its paid, randomised loot bins, changing Crates with a brand new monetisation system.