Rocket League Case Mod Highlight (CMWS 2017)
One of the best highlights of PC Case Modding during the Case Mod World Series 2017 (CMWS) was the Rocket League case designed by Stephen Hoad from Australia. Rocket League was one of the most played games in the year 2015 and its still one of the most popular games out there.
Rocket League was critically praised, earning a number of industry awards, and saw more than six million sales and 18 million unique players a year after its release. Rocket League has also been adopted as an eSport, with professional players participating through ESL and Major League Gaming, along with Psyonix hosting their own competitions through the Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS).
Some additional details about the case mod :
- Blue and Orange colors which represents not only the 2 teams in Rocket League it also is the 2 primary colors used throughout.
- The case is hexagonal which also is the same as a level in Rocket League – Starbase Arc
- The front power button is designed to look like a goal has just been scored and the animations explode outwards.
- Using the hexagon backdrop to simulate the Rocket League Wall boundaries in game.
- Cars – Recently Rocket League had a DLC pack with a dodge charger this was one of the cars used on the top
- The Iconic Rocket League Shield was made and combined so it would slowly spin around. On the back side containg Sponsor logos.
- Lighting Using the ASUS Aura software to control 75% of the lighting means It matches the theme and can change when the game is being played.
- Lighting G Skill RGB RAM was selected as it matched the color theme perfectly!
- Cables Blue/Orange custom cables from Cablemod allowed them to look seamless and almost invisible within the build.
- Paint the Paint has been done to create a tear away feel which symbolizes pace and speed which is reflected in the game with boost trails.
- The pitch, every Map has the rocket League pitch which has a hexagonal pattern on it as well.
Rocket League Case PC components:
Case : Cooler Master Elite 110
Motherboard : ASUS Crosshair VI Hero
CPU : AMD Ryzen 1700
Memory : G Skill Trident Z 4x8GB
GPU : Asus Strix Radeon Rx480
SSD : Hyper X Savage
HDD : Seagate 2tb Firecuda
PSU : Cooler Master V1000
Cables & LEDs : CableMod
Rocket League Case Mod Build Timelapse Video