Pysonix will be celebrating 2 years of Rocket League on 7th July with an all new update, aptly named Anniversary Update, which will be available on 5th July, and will feature a free new arena, Champions Field, 6 new achievements/trophies, a new crate that has two new import Battle-Cars to unlock and more. The Update will also mark the end of Season 4 and the beginning of Season 5.
Check out the Anniversary update trailer below, along with more info on the update.
“Bask in the electrified glow of Rocket League competition with the new stadium, ‘Champions Field.’ This standard, modern-looking arena evokes a true sense of celebration. Look for ‘Champions Field’ in Competitive, Casual, and Private matches.”
“The new Overdrive Crate is all about pushing your Battle-Car customizations to the limit. Potentially unlock two new Import Battle-Cars Animus GP and Centio V17, animated Decals, brand-new Trails, and more!”
Storm Trooper – Equip a Very Rare Item and complete a game in an Arena with turbulent weather
Good Times – Head to Champions Field and complete an Online game
Swap Meet – Trade and receive one or more items with another player in a single transaction
Trade Secret – Trade In five items of the same quality to receive an item of the next-highest quality
Rank Up – Complete all placement matches in any Competitive Playlist
Coming On Strong – Score or Assist a combined 30 goals or assists in Casual or Competitive Online matches
Rocket League Radio
Psyonix have teamed up with Monstercat who have written 18 songs just for Rocket League.
All existing Battle-Cars have also had an engine sound overhaul.
There’s apparently more to come with further details and patch notes being made available closer to the release of the update.