As is now tradition, Rocket League is poised to unleash its annual Haunted Hallows occasion for this most spooky of seasons. Nevertheless, the 4-wheeled footie game’s Halloween celebrations are finding a bit of a shake-up this year, thanks to a unique Stranger Issues tie-in.
Rocket League’s most up-to-date Haunted Hallows occasion kicks off subsequent Monday, 14th October, and will after once again see players battling it out on the pitch to earn Candy Corn, which can be utilized in the seasonal retailer to unlock autumn-inspired things.
According to developer Psyonix, this year’s tie-in with Stranger Issues will manifest in an further variety of unlockable things, all inspired by the Netflix show, and a specially spooked-up version of Rocket League’s Farmstead arena. This will see the stage get an Upside Down makeover, such as blood red skies and the imposing type of the Thoughts Flayer – each of which, along with a couple of of the promised seasonal cosmetics, can be observed in the trailer under.
Haunted Hallows’ complete list of Stranger-Issues-inspired occasion things are as follows:
- Camp Know Exactly where Topper
- Demogorgon Player Banner
- DEMOgorgon Player Title
- Hawaiian Hopper Decal
- Scoops Ahoy Avatar Border
- Starcourt Wheels
- Stranger Issues Enhance
The Halloween occasion comes to a close on 11th November, but Psyonix notes that players will have an further 3 days in which to devote their Candy Corn in the Occasion Retailer.
That is not fairly it for Rocket League’s October update, having said that Psyonix has also announced a quantity of other new functions coming subsequent week, such as adjustments to make it simpler to celebration-up up with teammates following a match, a group-coloured meter enhance, and a fast-play button, all outlined in much more detail in the developer’s current weblog.
Then, in December, Rocket League will, as announced back in August, ditch its paid, randomised loot boxes, replacing Crates with a new monetisation program.