Netflix show Stranger Things is coming to Rocket League for Halloween, according to the game's developer Psyonix.
The soccer-with-cars competitive game will host a "Haunted Hallows Event," starting October 14 and running through the spooky season. Players can earn Stranger Things -related digital prizes by playing online games in special areas, and picking up "Candy Corn" credits. The game's Farmstead Arena wants to be dressed up as Stranger Things 'scary alternative universe, the Upside Down.
In Rocket League players take control of powerful automobiles that try to knock out giant balls into opponents' goals. The game, which is available on Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One, can be played in various modes with a variety of team sizes.
Items available during the Halloween promotion will include a Demogorgon player banner and player title as well as decals, including some based on show character Hopper. Haunted Hallows will end on November 1
Although Rocket League ran generic Halloween promotions for the last two years, this is the first time the game has been teamed up with an official horror license. More details are on Psyonix's blog.