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FORD BRONCO®  RAPTOR™ ARRIVES IN  ROCKET LEAGUE ® AUGUST 4

Latest bit of licensed content involves Ford's Bronco Raptor canyonero-ing its way into play.
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SAN DIEGO – August 2, 2022 – Building upon the previous collaborations between San Diego developer Psyonix and Ford, the two announced today that the Ford Bronco Raptor RLE Bundle will be available in Rocket League beginning August 4! In addition, Ford is once again teaming up with Rocket League Esports as an Official Sponsor of the upcoming Rocket League World Championship Events in Fort Worth, Texas, also beginning August 4. 

 

The 2022 Ford Bronco® Raptor™, the newest member of the Bronco outdoor brand of Built WildSUVs, is the world’s first Ultra4 Racing-inspired SUV and the most powerful street-legal Bronco ever. The Rocket League Edition - the Ford Bronco Raptor RLE Bundle - will be available in the Item Shop from August 4 through August 16 for 1100 Credits. The Bundle will feature the Ford Bronco Raptor RLE car, Ford Bronco Raptor Decal, Engine Audio, Wheels and a Ford Bronco Raptor Player Banner.

 

Ahead of the in-game content release, Psyonix and Ford are hosting the third iteration of the Ford + Rocket League Freestyle Invitational starting today at 11AM PT (6PM UTC) on Twitch. The Invitational sees 12 of the best Rocket League freestylers in North America compete for part of a $100,000 prize pool, as well as a chance to play at the Grand Finals live on-stage at the Rocket League World Championship on August 13 at Dickies Arena. Ford is also an Official Sponsor of the Rocket League World Championship, which begins  with the Wildcard Event on August 4 and runs until August 14. All World Championship Events and the Ford Freestyle Invitational can be viewed on Twitch.

 

More information can be found in the blog post HERE and assets can be downloaded HERE

 

If you or a member of your team is interested in a code for the Ford Bronco Raptor RLE Bundle, please let us know and we will send you a code when it becomes available in the game on August 4.

 

ABOUT ROCKET LEAGUE

Winner or nominee of more than 150 “Game of the Year” awards, Rocket League is one of the most critically acclaimed sports games of our generation. Rocket League is a high-powered hybrid of arcade-style soccer and vehicular mayhem with easy-to-understand controls and fluid, physics-driven competition. Available on Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation®4, PlayStation®5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC on Epic Games Store, Rocket League includes nearly endless customization possibilities, online Ranks and Competitive Tournaments, a fully featured offline season mode, multiple game types, casual and competitive online matches, and special “Mutators” that let you change the rules entirely.


To learn more about Rocket League, please visit www.RocketLeague.com, "Like" it on Facebook, and follow it on Twitter @RocketLeague for all the latest developer updates and news.

 

ABOUT PSYONIX

Based in San Diego, CA, Psyonix is a critically acclaimed video game developer and a leading expert in Unreal Engine technology. For more than 20 years, the studio has been a driving force behind some of the most successful games in the industry, including Gears of War, Mass Effect 3, XCOM: Enemy Unknown, Bulletstorm, Unreal Tournament III, Unreal Tournament 2004, and the award-winning sports-action hit, Rocket League®. Psyonix joined the Epic Games family in 2019. 

 

© 2015-2022 Psyonix LLC. Rocket League, Psyonix, and all related marks and logos are registered trademarks or trademarks of Psyonix LLC. All rights reserved. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.

 

ABOUT FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) is a global company based in Dearborn, Michigan. The company designs, manufactures, markets and services a full line of Ford cars, trucks, SUVs, electrified vehicles and Lincoln luxury vehicles, provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company and is pursuing leadership positions in electrification; mobility solutions, including self-driving services; and connected services.  Ford employs approximately 187,000 people worldwide. For more information regarding Ford, its products and Ford Motor Credit Company, please visit corporate.ford.com.

 

MEDIA CONTACT

 

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