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    Car and footy fans can rejoice as Psyonix has just kicked out the v1.3 patch update for Rocket League.

    This update includes Quick Chat commands, AI bot levels adjust to player skills levels, the first player to leave a ranked match is banned from matchmaking for 15 minutes, and numerous crash fixes.

    The full patch details are as follows:

    NEW FEATURES

    Gameplay

    • “Quick Chat” commands can now be used cross-platform between PC and PS4

    Content

    • Topper: “Cherry Top” now includes a working, rotating light
    • Topper: “Propellerhead” now includes a working, rotating blade

    Online Play

    • AI Bot skill levels now adjust to the average skill level of all players currently in the game
    • The first player to abandon a “Ranked” match is now banned from matchmaking for 15 minutes

    UI/ UX

    • (Steam) Added “Mouse Sensitivity” setting to the “Options” menu
    • (Steam) Added support for more resolutions

    CHANGES AND UPDATES

    Training

    • “Freeplay” now grants truly unlimited “Rocket Boost”

    UI/ UX

    • Stats: Player’s “Win/ Loss Ratio” is now displayed as a “Win %”

    BUG FIXES

    General

    • (PS4) Sweet Tooth now properly unlocks when completing a game with all 10 of the other Battle-Cars
    • (PS4) Multiple visual optimizations
    • Reduced, but did not eliminate, instances of the “Invisible Car” bug
    • Fixed multiple crash scenarios

    Garage Items

    • Antennas
      • Country Flags: Congo is now appropriately-named
      • Country Flags: Mexico is no longer reversed
      • Country Flags: Northern Ireland is now correct
      • Country Flags: United States now shows all 50 stars

    Trophies and Achievements

    • (Steam) “Virtuoso” Achievement is now obtainable and includes appropriate description
    • (PS4) “Far, Far Away” Trophy can now be unlocked via online play

    UI/ UX

    • Stat tracking for online games is now properly reflected for their correlating Garage items
    • Blog and Scrolling Ticker now work as intended and will not errantly show “Offline” messages
    • “PsyNet” icons for cross-platform players will now display properly
    • Main Menu Player Avatars will no longer disappear between matches
    • Player names are now displayed correctly during “Replays”

    Localization

    • French, German, Italian, and Spanish-language corrections and improvements
    Paul Younger
    Founder and Editor of PC Invasion. Founder of the world's first gaming cafe and Veteran PC gamer of over 22 years.

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