Update: In the initial statement of Psyonix did not mention the future of the game on Steam. The news has been updated to reflect it and, from here, you can consult all the details of the future of the Rocket League from the Steam store.
Original news: By surprise, Psyonix, study responsible for the successful Rocket League, you have announced that it is part of the ” family ” of Epic Games.
This “new relationship”, baptizes the company in a statement, will allow serving in an “even bigger and better” way ” to the extensive football and car videogame community, ” in a way that was previously not possible by going alone & quot ;.
Bringing Rocket League to new audiences is a victory for all ” Nothing will change in about Rocket League. We remain very committed trying to offer regular fans for the game, new content and new ways to play the title “, comment from the studio in a statement. & Quot; In the long term, we hope to take Rocket League to the Epic Games Store and improve our relationship to grow the title in ways we did not know we could achieve in the past We believe that taking Rocket League to new audiences is a victory for all. “
Psyonix has thanked” loyalty, enthusiasm and creativity “in his missive” ” of its players and has ensured that it will continue working on new features, new content and new ways to play for the Rocket League. ” We believe that all this maneuver is fantastic for the Rocket League eSports ecosystem, because it will significantly help to improve our potential reach and resources, which we will achieve for the game itself, ” continue the statement. ” We believe that you will find our future in eSports very exciting.We are still the same team , only now we have the power and experience of Epic Games behind us. & Quot ;.
The statement ends by thanking fans for their support. ” The Rocket League success would not have been possible without you, our community. Your loyalty, your emotion and creativity in supporting Psyonix has helped us to become what we are, and we hope you will help us in the time that is to come. You have our sincere thanks and all our love ”
Finally, it has been confirmed that, ” long term &, Rocket League will be launched in Epic Games Store, the digital bazaar of the parents of Fortnite and, apparently, because of this the Rocket League itself will disappear from the Steam store.