Rocket League’s recent move to a free-to-play game has brought in a lot of new players. This feature increases the number of users playing Rocket League, leading to including Drop Items from Twitch support.
Rocket League is a team game, so many users pair up with their friends to form perfect teams and compete worldwide. If you’re new to the game and want to pair up with your friends, fear not, we’ve covered how to create your dream team. Let’s take a look at how to add friends to Rocket League.
How to add friends via Rocket ID
If you have the Steam version of the game, you’re in luck, as you can use your friend’s Rocket ID to add them to your friend list. This ID works cross-platform and allows for cross-platform play. Let’s look at how to do this on your system.
- Your friend’s Rocket ID.
Launch the Rocket League game, and once you reach the main menu screen, tap RT on your controller. You can use the key associated with the function “. Gas “using a computer. ZR On Joycon.
Pressing this button will bring up the Friends tab in Rocket League. Go to the second tab from the left; it should show you your existing Rocket ID friends. Once you get to this page, tap “X on the controller. PC users can use their mouse to click “Add a friend with Rocket ID “.
Your keyboard should now appear with a text box where you can enter your friend’s Rocket ID. If you’re a computer user, you’ll see the text box where you can add your friend’s Rocket ID using the keyboard. Once done, press Search to search for your friend by Rocket ID.
If you entered the ID correctly, your friend should appear at the top of the search results. Click “A” on the console or tap your friend’s Rocket ID if you’re on PC, and a friend request will automatically be sent to that person.
Once you accept the friend request, you can join him in Rocket League.
How to add friends using your Epic Games ID
Epic Games’ new take on Rocket League has its caveats. While the game is free, it cannot Voice chat with your teammates. You can’t add friends or create a community using your Rocket ID, but you can rely on your Epic Games Store ID. Let’s look at how to use it to add friends in the Epic Games version of Rocket League.
- Your friend’s registered Epic Games email address/display name.
How to add before the game starts
Open Epic Games Launcher on your system and click “friends” in the left sidebar.
Epic Games should now display a relevant social window. Click on the “Add Friend” icon at the top of this window.
Your new window will now appear where you can invite friends and send requests to your friends using your Epic Games ID / Display Name. Enter the relevant information in the text box above.
Now click on “send“.
Your friend request should now be sent to your friend, and you should be able to play together within Rocket League once your bid is accepted.
How to add after starting the game
Launch Rocket League on your system, and once you are on the home screen, click on the “Friends” icon in the lower right corner of the screen.
Now click on the first tab above to access your friend’s list.
Tap “Add a Friend Epic” at the bottom.
Now enter your friend’s Epic ID in the custom text box.
Click “OK” once you are done.
Your friend request should now be sent to your friend, and once accepted, you can easily team up with them in Rocket League using the Party.
And my friends in Rocket ID
If you are a Steam user or have previously used a console and switched to a PC with the Epic Games version of Rocket League, you must manually send the command to convert your platform friends. This will add all your Steam gaming devices/friends to your Epic ID, allowing you to play with them seamlessly, as Rocket League provides cross-platform support. Let’s look at the procedure.
Open Rocket League on your system and click on “options “.
Now click on “Interface” above.
Finally, scroll down and check the box “Turn platform friends “.
And this is all! Rocket League will now automatically send friend requests to your other friends from another platform. It will accept any known requests on your behalf from other media as well. This will allow you to transfer your entire friends list to your Epic Games account within hours.
How do you accept friend requests?
Whether or not you’re using the Epic Games version, accepting friend requests is a reasonably straightforward process. You will receive a notification allowing you to take friend requests when you are in the game automatically. If you missed these notifications, you could follow the guide below to get friend requests again manually.
Open Rocket League and click on the Friends icon in the lower right corner of the screen.
Now click on the’ the bell’ icon, the third icon from the left at the top of the Friends window.
Click on “Friend Requests “.
Note: This option will also show you the number of pending friend requests you currently have.
Now accept your friend request, and the person concerned will automatically be added to your friend list.
We hope this guide helps you to easily add friends in Rocket League, no matter what version of the game you are using. If you have any other questions or requests, please do not hesitate to contact us using the comments section below.