If you’ve got an Xbox One and a few hours to spare this weekend, then it’s worth taking advantage of Microsoft’s new free play deal.
As part of the final weekend of Free Play Days, Xbox Gold members can download and play a true multiplayer classic.
From now until midnight July 15 (or 7:59 a.m. on July 16 if you live in the UK), Xbox One owners can play the full version of Rocket League for free.
The popular motorsport game sees teams compete against each other to score the most goals in online or local multiplayer.
âStart your engines, get your Rocket Boosts ready and don’t forget to bring your friends,â Microsoft explains.
Rocket League, the successful sport / action hybrid and recipient of over 150 Game of the Year nominations, will be available free this weekend to Xbox Live Gold members who will have access to the full game during the season. days of free play. “
You can find the free version on the Xbox Gold Dashboard. Best of all, anyone who wants to purchase the full game can do so for the reduced price of Â£ 7.99.
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Needless to say, any progress made during the Free Weekend will carry over to the full version if you decide to make a purchase.
The game’s free download launches in the middle of the ’80s-themed Radical Summer event.
âThe event in the ’80s-themed all-tubular game Radical Summer is also live right now,â says Microsoft.
âEarn cassettes by playing online matches, which can be redeemed for unique in-game items inspired by 80s pop culture. Upgrade to Casual, Competitive, or Extra modes to earn Cassettes, or try the new mode at limited time, Spike Rush. “
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Elsewhere, players can try out basketball and ice hockey-inspired game modes, or even unlock items with the Rocket Pass.
âPlayers will also earn items from Rocket Pass 3, Rocket League’s timed progression system.
âEarn XP through online matches and completing weekly challenges to earn in-game items that can only be found in this Rocket Pass.
“Level up for free with Rocket Pass or upgrade to Rocket Pass Premium to further expand your item collection.”