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Rocket League Birthday Ball celebrates eighth anniversary

Rocket League is celebrating its eighth anniversary with the exciting Birthday Ball event. It features items, challenges, and limited-time modes!

The world of Rocket League has grown so much since it was first released in 2015. Since then, players have entered the field of Rocket League with items, arenas, and mechanics, and more. In celebration of the game's anniversary, Psyonix has announced the Birthday Ball event for Rocket League players. There are new challenges, rewards, items, and two limited-time modes (LTMs) to check out.

Rocket League Birthday Ball event challenges and rewards

Players have to complete the challenges during the Birthday Ball event to get the rewards. They also can earn up to five Golden Eggs, which can unlock items from Champions Series 1 to 4.

Here are all of the challenges and rewards:

  • Challenge: Get 5 First Touches in Online Matches
    • Reward: 50 Credits
  • Challenge: Get 20 Shots on Goal in Online Matches
    • Reward: 50 Credits
  • Challenge: Hit the ball 50 times.
    • Reward: 50 Credits
  • Challenge: Get 10 Saves or Epic Saves in Online Matches
    • Reward: 50 Credits
  • Challenge: Hold the other team to 0 Goals in an Online Match
    • Reward: Waned Flame Trail
Rocket League Birthday Ball reward (Image via Psyonix)
Rocket League Birthday Ball reward (Image via Psyonix)
  • Challenge: Play 20 Online Matches (Can be repeated five times)
    • Reward: Golden Egg '23
  • Challenge: Play 7 Online Matches
    • Reward: 8th Birthday Avatar Border
Rocket League avatar border (Image via Psyonix)
Rocket League avatar border (Image via Psyonix)
  • Challenge: Earn 35,0000 XP
    • Reward: 8th Birthday Crown Player Banner
Player banner (Image via Psyonix)
Player banner (Image via Psyonix)
  • Challenge: Win 8 Online Matches
    • Reward: Hemi Birthday Player Anthem
  • Challenge: Get 30 Centers or Clears
    • Reward: Waned Flame Rocket Boost
Waned Flame rocket boost (Image via Psyonix)
Waned Flame rocket boost (Image via Psyonix)
  • Challenge: Get a Goal and a Win in 5 Online Matches
    • Reward: 100 Credits
  • Challenge: Win 10 Online Matches (Repeatable five times)
    • Reward: XP Level Up

More birthday items on Item Shop

The Rocket League community can also celebrate the anniversary with more items from the in-game shop. The items will be available periodically from June 28 to July 11.

  • Titanium White Fennec
    • Date: June 28 - July 5
    • Price: 800 Credits
  • Storm Watch: Noire Decal
    • Date: June 28 - July 1
    • Price: 2,000 Credits
Rocket League shop item (Image via Psyonix)
Rocket League shop item (Image via Psyonix)
  • Huntress Formal Fennec Decal
    • Date: July 2 - July 3
    • Price: 300 Credits
Screenshot of the game (Image via Psyonix)
Screenshot of the game (Image via Psyonix)
  • Startrack: Noire Boost
    • Date: July 4 - July 5
    • Price: 400 Credits
(Image from Rocket League)
(Image from Rocket League)
  • Battle-Cars Anniversary Cake: Noire Topper
    • Date: July 6 - July 7
    • Price: 200 Credits
Noire topper (Image via Psyonix)
Noire topper (Image via Psyonix)
  • Cupcake Anniversary: Noire Antenna
    • Date: July 7 - July 8
    • Price: 300 Credits
Noire antenna (Image via Psyonix)
Noire antenna (Image via Psyonix)
  • Party Time: Noire Goal Explosion
    • Date: July 10 - July 11
    • Price: 2000 Credits
Noire goal explosion (Image via Psyonix)
Noire goal explosion (Image via Psyonix)

Extra Birthday Ball fun with two Rocket League LTMs

Super Cube

Date: June 28 - July 5

Description: This mode is a 3v3 Rocket League mode where the ball has been replaced by a cubic shape, and its maximum speed and bounciness have increased.

Beach Ball

Date: July 5 - July 12

Description: This mode is a 2v2 Rocket League with lighter balls. Every time you hit the ball, the ball will curve through the air and make it more difficult to score or direct the ball.

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