25 Mar 2021 8:15 PM +00:00

Rocket League Sideswipe: Release Date, Alpha, Trailer, Arenas, Modes, Ranked Play, Price, Platforms And Everything You Need To Know

Rocket League Mobile has finally been confirmed by Epic and Psyonix in the form of Rocket League Sideswipe.

Rocket League Sideswipe will be a new game, but will take many of the core and fun aspects of the original game to mobile platforms with a 2D setup.

Players have been begging for the vehicular soccer video game to be ported to iOS and Android.

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Now it looks like the team behind it all are finally ready to make the leap.

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Here's what you need to know about Rocket League Sideswipe.

Release Date

A release date has yet to be confirmed, but it is releasing later this year in 2021.

Given how far along it seems, we wouldn't be surprised to see it by late summer-early fall.

What Is Rocket League Sideswipe?

Rocket League Sideswipe is a reimagined version of the original game.

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Players compete from a side-on perspective on the field in 1v1 or 2v2 matches.

Games will be fast-paced, 2-minute matches that you can play with friends near or far thanks to online play.

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Price

The game will be free to play for everyone!

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Platforms

Rocket League Sideswipe will release on iOS and Android.

Gameplay

Rocket League Sideswipe will feature mobile controls that are easy to pick up whether you're a master of Rocket League or a new player still learning your way around the field.

There are advanced mechanics, just like Rocket League, for those who want to climb the Competitive Ranks.

In the garage, Rocket League Sideswipe will have robust car customization similar to Rocket League.

Players can also expect an online Ranking system for competitive play.

Bots will again feature in the game.

 

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Assist, Goal, Save and Shot cards

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It's believed that Rocket League Sideswipe will have its own seasons

Alpha

The Alpha is only available to Australia and New Zealand via the Google Play Store for Android devices.

Arenas, Modes And Playlists

The main Arena is called 'Long Field'.

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According to @imFireMonkey Playlists include:

  • Arena
  • Babypark
  • Basic
  • Hoops
  • Longfield
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Ranked

Rocket League will feature the same ranks it does in regular Rocket League.

Here are the ranks for Rocket League Sideswipe.

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Photo via @imFireMonkey

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Presents

Drops will return but are called 'Presents' and consist of Bronze, Silver and Gold tier.

The store will also return.

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Photo via @imFireMonkey

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Music

Monstercat will again reprise their role of providing the soundtrack for the game.

 

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Photos via @imFireMonkey

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Explosions

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