Nintendo-Themed Cars Coming to Rocket League on Switch
Ryan Bloom / Aug 23rd, 2017 No Comments
Hit physics-based arena game Rocket League is coming to the Nintendo Switch during holiday 2017, and when it does, it will include a few Switch-exclusive vehicles, developer Psyonix announced.
New battle-cars for the Switch version of the game will be based on famous Nintendo characters Mario, Luigi and Samus Aran from the Metroid franchise.
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The Mario Bros.-themed vehicles feature the iconic colors and circular letter logos worn by Mario and Luigi. It will also have a special rocket boost called Super Star. The Metroid car resembles Samus Aran’s gunship and features the Wave Beam boost. There will be two iterations of the Samus car, one sporting the gunship look and the other based on the Varia Suits from the game.
All three vehicles will be available for free, but they must be unlocked by completing in-game tasks. Additionally, Mario and Luigi-inspired car toppers will be available in the Switch version of Rocket League.
Players on the Orange team will be able to use the Mario NSR and Samus Gunship vehicles, while Blue team members will have access to the Luigi car and Varia Suit version of the Samus vehicle.
Rocket League on Switch will support crossplay between Nintendo’s console, Xbox One, Windows 10 and Steam. It will include all of the same content as its current version on other platforms and will run on all variety of ways you can use the Switch. Online multiplayer will support up to eight players.
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