His weekly news report are an essential part of the Rocket League pro scene, starting today we’re happy to feature Jasher’s “This Week in Rocket League” also on Rocketeers.gg, your magazine all about Rocket League esports. In his news reports Jasher gives you an overview on all the things that happened this week in the Rocket League scene. He provides you with links to community podcasts and tells you what events are hot right now. He also links the best articles of the week, which we love to feature on here to further strengthen the community. Make sure to check back every week (usually on Wednesday) to never miss another Rocket League news.
Rocket League’s new tournaments feature will debut in the next feature update (March-April). Organizers will be able to create single-elimination tournaments with up to 128 teams. They will also be able to configure the game mode (1v1, 2v2, 3v3, 4v4), game type (soccar, hoops, rumble, etc.), and minumum and maximum ranks.
Steam users are eligible participate in a beta (Feb 21 10AM PST-Feb 23 5PM PST) before the official release. To play the tournaments beta, please follow Psyonix’s installation instructions.
For those wondering why the beta is “PC-only,” it’s because Steam allows us to make changes and collect performance feedback more rapidly than any other platform. – Devin Connors
March 8th, 2016 – Psyonix begins their partnership with DC Comics by introducing the Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justicebatmobile to Rocket League.
Almost exactly two years later, Psyonix and DC Comics will continue their partnership with the release of the DC Super Heroes DLC Pack on March 5th. Players will be able to purchase The Dark Knight Rises Tumbler, the ’89 Batmobile, and DC superhero decals and banners for $3.99.
The DC Super Heroes DLC Pack comes to Rocket League on March 5, featuring TWO new Batmobiles! Learn more about the 20+ customization items: https://t.co/8jmgbVfGdW pic.twitter.com/Pk3WycllaW
— Rocket League (@RocketLeague) 20. Februar 2018
RLCS continues with the 2nd qualifier on Saturday and Sunday.
To stay up-to-date on the latest RLCS and RLRS news, see the Octane and Liquipedia pages below.
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- Throwdown, a third party organizer, is coordinating Oceania’s RLCS equivalent tournament.
Octane, the premier source of Rocket League Esports statistics, introduced their talk show Full Throttle last night (VOD). Every Monday, Slokh, BShadowJ, dexzy, and Paz will cover the latest news in the Rocket League Esports scene on .tv/OctaneGG. Read more…
League of Rockets
League of Rockets unique promotional and presentational flair continues to stand out among the crowd in Rocket League. On Sunday, their highly anticipated third event, Twelve Titans: Year Two, premiered.
Throwdown Open Series
Over the past 2 weeks, 8 of Oceania’s best competed in league play of the Throwdown Open Series, a preview of the Throwdown Cup. The top 6 have advanced to a gauntlet playoff, which will take place this weekend on .tv/ThrowdownTV. Read more…
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- From Tech Store to Esports Brand: The Rise of Team Expert
- How Rocket League became a showcase for new musical talent
- Meet the Rocket League players behind competitive Hoops
- The 4 Biggest Takeaways from Twelve Titans: Year Two
- /r/RLEsports is Hosting a 2v2 Tournament This Week!
- CyberGamer’s $3,000 pool Open Ladder opens
- Elite Series Season 3 – Fixtures Announced & Free Tickets Now Available!
- February Update Follow Up (Psyonix)
- FlipSid3 Tactics’ Miztik: “Being captain is going to be a big test”
- Gold Rush 2 VODs are now available! Link 1 Link 2
- Liefx’s Show Heads Up Daily (HUD) launches YouTube channel
- Liquipedia’s Rocket League wiki page eclipses the 1 million hit mark
- Mad City: Chicago Gaming Coalition $5,000 3v3
- Ranked Hoops Anniversary Event Recap
- San Diego Rocket League 5 @ Microsoft Store February 25th
- Can They Agree? With G2 Rocket League: Rizzo, JKnaps and Kronovi
- Digital Hero: Rocket League
- Esports Connect Ep. 4 | ft. WavePunk
- Full Throttle Ep. 1 | ft. Vodible
Check out /r/RocketLeagueEsports’ curated resources list for a bevy of information on the Rocket League competitive scene.
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