Rocket League Patch Notes: Update 1.85 Is Live

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Rocket League is getting a brand-new update, less than two weeks since v1.84 arrived!

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Release Date And Time

The latest update went live on the 19th October at 4pm PDT/11pm UTC, which is the 20th October at 12am BST.

v1.85 Patch Notes

New Content

  • Season 1 Series Blueprints are now available as drops after online matches

Changes and Updates

  • Tournaments
  • Changed behavior of the Leave Tournament button
  • Once a teammate votes to leave during a match, the ‘Leave Tournament’ button will turn red
  • At the end of a match, the Leave Tournament button will not be usable until you reach the post-match screen; disabling the button during the podium, progression, and drop screens will ensure you do not leave the tournament early enough to receive a temporary Tournament Ban
  • Removed time limit on Tournament Finals Series


  • Adjusted coloring on Free and Premium Challenges

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed the bloom intensity on several different Wheels (Xbox One)
  • Corrected stat tracking for double demolitions
  • Fixed trade status of several non-Common items
  • Bots joining a match in progress will use Boost as normal
  • Fixed several bugs preventing Challenges Menu navigation and Challenge claiming
  • Removed shading covering scoreboard during goal replays
  • Fixed a bug causing another player’s Accolades to show on the post-match screen