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Guild Esports win unofficial EU vs NA Rocket League showmatch following cancellation of Worlds

Jake Nordland recaps the latest informal installment in Rocket League’s NA v EU storyline Psyonix’s unexpected cancellation of the RLCS X World Championship, and its subsequent replacement with yet more regional tournaments, rocked the Rocket League community in April.  The eagerly awaited opportunity to answer the burning question – which is the better region – was delayed once more. And a battle of words ensued across social media. But when British Guild Esports player Joseph ‘Noly’ Kidd called French star Evan ‘M0nkeyM00n’ Rogez “100% better” than US player Jason ‘Firstkiller’ Corral on Rocket League’s official podcast First Touch, words were…

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British Esports Championships student finals to take place at a live venue in July

For transparency: Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco used to work full-time for British Esports and currently does some freelance work for them The British Esports Association has partnered with Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies to host its 2021 student finals. The British Esports Championships consist of League of Legends, Overwatch and Rocket League tournaments for students aged 12+ in schools and colleges across the UK. Confetti’s 400-seat live events venue in Nottingham, known as Metronome, will host the grand finals on July 3rd 2021. Continue reading British Esports Championships student finals to take place at a live venue in July

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Guild Esports Rocket League team wins RLCS X Spring European Regional

UK-based organisation Guild Esports has won its second major trophy, after its Rocket League team achieved first-place in the Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) EU Spring Regional. This took place on April 15th to 18th 2021 and saw Guild Esports’ Rocket League players Thomas ‘ThO’ Binkhorst, Joseph ‘Noly’ Kidd and David ‘Deevo’ Morrow secure first place. They defeated Aether in the finals (who also featured UK player eekso), with a continuous peak Sunday broadcast of over 100,000 viewers on Twitch. Continue reading Guild Esports Rocket League team wins RLCS X Spring European Regional

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NSE Spring 2021 Finals Roundup: Warwick crowned NSE’s UK Esports University of the Year for third year in a row

Last weekend saw the grand finals for the Spring Season of UK university league NSE (National Student Esports) play out, as top university sides from across the country went head-to-head, Jake Nordland reports. NSE’s 2020/21 season saw more than 1,700 teams from 100 universities across the UK – the highest participation in NSE’s history. £6,800 in prize money was claimed during the spring season as the UK’s best battled it out live on NSE’s Twitch channel. Continue reading NSE Spring 2021 Finals Roundup: Warwick crowned NSE’s UK Esports University of the Year for third year in a row

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NUEL Spring 2021 grand finals roundup: Which UK university teams won?

The grand finals for the spring season of UK university league NUEL concluded between March 28th and April 2nd, after 15 weeks of competition. As the culmination of a season with a £25,000 prize pool, the action took place on NUEL’s Twitch stream and was co-hosted by almost 30 student content creators from the university esports community. Jake Nordland rounds up the winners across eight different titles, as 69 students of NUEL’s 6,500 student participants faced off in the grand finals. Continue reading NUEL Spring 2021 grand finals roundup: Which UK university teams won?

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Rocket League Season 3’s Rocket Pass contents detailed

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 31 March 2021 20:40 GMT Rocket League Season 3 kicks off soon, and now we know what’s included in the new Rocket Pass.The new Rocket Pass for Rocket League will include 70+ Tiers of new items, some of which are shown off in the latest trailer.Season 3’s Rocket Pass includes a new vehicle called the Tyranno which is super fast and features the Dominus hitbox.It is unlocked immediately with Rocket Pass premium, which gives you additional Weekly and Seasonal Challenges, plus an XP boost to help you Tier Up faster.If you have Rocket Pass Premium, you…

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Rocket League Season 3 rolls out on April 7

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 27 March 2021 15:56 GMT Rocket League Season 3 is coming soon along with a newly redesigned DFH Stadium.Rocket League Season 3 is also bringing in NASCAR and Formula 1 with their own bundles. More info leading up to the release of NASCAR is coming in early May and F1 in mid-May.A new vehicle coming with Season 3 is the Tyranno through the Dominus hitbox in the Rocket Pass. The full Rocket Pass reveal is coming next week.You can also expect the newly redesigned DFH Stadium Circuit. The classic Arena has been outfitted with a track…

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Fortnite and Rocket League crossover event Llama-Rama kicks off this weekend

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 22 September 2020 17:27 GMT Fortnite is celebrating Rocket League’s move to free-to-play with Llama-Rama, a crossover event where players can complete Rocket League Challenges to unlock rewards for both games.The Fortnite and Rocket League Llama-Rama kicks off on September 26 and runs through October 12.It all kicks off following the Party Royale’s upcoming Spotlight Series concert featuring Rocket League fan-favorite, DJ Slushii.Llama-Rama will be live on platforms where Rocket League is available.During play, Rocket League players will get Fortnite-themed items as they complete Llama-Rama Challenges in Rocket League. Additionally, Fortnite players will receive Rocket League-themed items in…

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When Rocket League goes free-to-play it won’t require PS Plus, Switch Online

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 2 September 2020 20:26 GMT You will no longer need to use PlayStation Plus or Switch Online to play Rocket League when it goes free-to-play.Psyonix has announced that Rocket League players will no longer need to have a subscription to PlayStation Plus or Switch Online to play the game online.The news was announced in a recent blog post on the official website.Rocket League is going free to play this summer, and the core gameplay will remain the same, but the main menus will be refined.An update on current platforms will be rolled out in the next few…