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  GHOSTBUSTERS RETURNS TO ROCKET LEAGUE FOR HAUNTED HALLOWS TOMORROW
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10/19/2020
 


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SAN DIEGO – October 19, 2020 – Psyonix, San Diego video game developer, announced that Ghostbusters will headline the upcoming Rocket League Haunted Hallows Event starting tomorrow October 20 on all platforms! The in-game event will feature Event Challenges that unlock Ghostbusters-themed items and two Limited Time Modes.

 

Haunted Hallows will begin on October 20 and end on November 2. Once the event goes live, players will need to complete Event Challenges to unlock the following themed items:

 

  • Ghostbusters Avatar Border

  • GhostBusters Player Banner

  • Ghostbusters Wheels

  • Stay Puft Topper

  • Stay Puft Wheels

  • Ectoplasm Boost

  • Mood Slime Boost

  • Ghost Trap Topper

  • Slimer Topper

  • Ecto-1 Player Banner

     

The two Limited Time Modes that will be available for Haunted Hallows are:

 

  • Haunted Heatseeker (October 20 - October 26) - Heatseeker mode will be played in a spooky new Haunted Urban Arena

  • Spike Rush (October 26 - November 2) - Spike Rush will be played on night map variants

     

The Item Shop will also feature additional Ghosbusters-themed items, including the return of the Ecto-1, as well as items from previous Haunted Hallows, like the Reaper Goal Explosion, for the duration of the event!

 

Check out the landing page HERE and the most recent blog post HERE for additional information.

 

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 computer entertainment system, Xbox One and PC, Rocket League includes nearly endless customization possibilities, 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 15 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®.

© 2015-2020 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 SONY PICTURES CONSUMER PRODUCTS

Sony Pictures Consumer Products (SPCP) is the licensing and merchandising division of Sony Pictures’ Motion Picture Group and Sony Pictures Television for Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE), which is a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sony Corporation. SPE's global operations encompass motion picture production, acquisition, and distribution; television production, acquisition, and distribution; television networks; digital content creation and distribution; operation of studio facilities; and development of new entertainment products, services and technologies. Sony Pictures Television operates dozens of wholly-owned or joint-venture production companies around the world. SPE’s Motion Picture Group production organizations include Columbia Pictures, Screen Gems, TriStar Pictures, 3000 Pictures, Sony Pictures Animation, Stage 6 Films, AFFIRM Films, and Sony Pictures Classics. For additional information, visit http://www.sonypictures.com/corp/divisions.html

 

ABOUT GHOST CORPS

Ghost Corps, Inc., a subsidiary of Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., is focused on expanding the Ghostbusters brand with live-action feature films, animated motion pictures, television, merchandise, and other new entertainment products. Ghost Corps is headquartered on the Sony Pictures Studios lot in Culver City, Calif.

 

MEDIA CONTACT

 

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