Yet another game features as part of the Nintendo Spotlight: E3 2017 video is Rocket League, and it seems the Switch version will certainly be the version to own!
What makes me say that? Well things like exclusive content and local play has been revealed and even then that’s not all, but before we get to the other stuff, first we’re going to hit you with the trailer:
We also have both a fact sheet and official press release for you to read through, which you can start, right now:
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Play for fun. Live to play:
Winner or nominee of more than 150 ‘Game of the Year’ awards, Rocket League is a high-powered hybrid of arcade soccer and driving with rewarding physics-based gameplay. Take to the pitch for a fully-featured offline season mode, multiple game types, casual and competitive online matches, and special “Mutators” that let you change the rules entirely. Express yourself with one of the deepest customization systems around and battle opponents on other platforms with groundbreaking cross-network play!
More than 100 billion possible customization combinations.
Exclusive Nintendo Switch Customization Items and Battle-Cars.
Cross-Network play with Xbox One and PC users
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ROCKET LEAGUE COMING TO NINTENDO SWITCH HOLIDAY 2017:
(Nintendo Switch Version to Include Exclusive Battle-Cars and Customization Items)
SAN DIEGO, CA – June 13, 2017 – Independent video game developer and publisher, Psyonix, announced today that the sports-action hit, Rocket League, will arrive on the Nintendo Switch™ console this Holiday season.
Revealed during the Nintendo Spotlight: E3 2017, Rocket League on Nintendo Switch will include the same features, upgrades and content that millions of players worldwide have come to know and love on other platforms, plus several exclusives available only to Nintendo Switch owners. Exclusive Battle-Cars and Customization items will also be available, including Mario and Luigi hat toppers to decorate your car, with additional details to be announced later this year.
Rocket League will support all of the various play modes on Nintendo Switch, including TV mode, Tabletop mode, Handheld mode, both Online and Local Multiplayer, and be available for 1-8 players. It will also launch with Cross-Network support for players to compete against opponents on other available platforms. Additional details on the Nintendo Switch version will be announced in the coming months.
Rocket League is a high-powered hybrid of arcade soccer and driving with rewarding physics-based gameplay, and will be celebrating its 2nd Anniversary this July. Boasting a community of more than 32 million players, Rocket League is currently available on Xbox One, PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, and Windows PC, Mac, and SteamOS via Steam, with the Nintendo Switch version to launch Holiday 2017.
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Will you be picking up Rocket League when it releases later on this year? Let us know!
Source: Nintendo (YouTube) & Psyonix PR
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This post was written by Jack Longman