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Rocket League is playable using any of the following control methods:

  • DualShock 4 controller (PlayStation 4)
  • Keyboard/Mouse/Controller (PC)
  • Xbox One controller (Xbox One, PC)
  • Nintendo Switch Joycons and Pro Controller (Switch, PC (Pro Controller only))

Default controls

The following is a list of default controls for all available input devices. The Options menu in-game allows players to customize these controls. (Options > Controls > View/Change bindings)

Action PS4 PC Xbox Switch Notes
Accelerate PS4 R2 Button.png W Xbox Right Trigger.png Switch ZR Button.png
Reverse PS4 L2 Button.png S Xbox Left Trigger.png Switch ZL Button.png
Steer PS4 Left Stick.png A,D Xbox Left Stick.png Switch Left Stick.png
Jump PS4 X Button.png PC-RMB-Button.png Xbox button A.png Switch B Button.png
Boost PS4 Circle Button.png PC-LMB-Button.png Xbox button B.png Switch A Button.png
Powerslide PS4 Square Button.png ⇧ Left Shift Xbox button X.png Switch Y Button.png
Skip Replay PS4 X Button.png PC-LMB-Button.png Xbox button A.png Switch A Button.png
Air Steer and Pitch PS4 Left Stick.png W,A,S,D Xbox Left Stick.png Switch Left Stick.png
Air Roll PS4 Square Button.png ⇧ Left Shift Xbox button X.png Switch ZL Button.png This is used in combination with air steering to roll the car.
Camera Swivel PS4 Right Stick.png N/A Xbox Right Stick.png Switch Right Stick.png PC control can be set.
Focus on Ball PS4 Triangle Button.png Space Xbox button Y.png Switch X Button.png
Rear View PS4 R3 Button.png PC-MMB-Button.png Xbox Right Stick Button.png Switch Right Stick Button.png
Scoreboard PS4 L1 Button.png Tab ↹ Xbox Left Bumper.png Switch L Button.png
Voice Chat PS4 R1 Button.png F Xbox Right Bumper.png N/A
Skip Music Track PS4 R3 Button.png N Xbox Right Stick Button.png Switch Right Stick Button.png
Text Chat PS4 TouchPad Click Button.png T N/A Switch Minus Button.png
Team Text Chat N/A Y N/A N/A
Group Text Chat N/A U N/A N/A
Reset Shot PS4 R1 Button.png ← Backspace Xbox Right Bumper.png Switch R Button.png Only used in training
Save Replay (Hold) PS4 TouchPad Hold Button.png ← Backspace Xbox button B.png Switch Minus Button.png
Use Item

Release Ball

PS4 L3 Button.png R Xbox Left Stick Button.png Switch Left Stick Button.png Click to use item in Rumble and to release ball in Spike Rush

Capture screenshot

PC:
F12
Default is F12, may have been changed in Steam > Settings > In-Game

PS4:
Long press PS4 Share Button.png
Short press if "Easy Screenshots" is selected in [Settings] > [Sharing and Broadcasts] > [SHARE Button Control Type]

Xbox:
1. Press Xbox button.png
2. Press Xbox button Y.png

Switch:
Press Switch Capture Button.png on left JoyCon

Capture video clip

PS4:
1. Press PS4 Share Button.png
2. Select "Video Clip" on the menu
Long press if "Easy Screenshots" is selected in [Settings] > [Sharing and Broadcasts] > [SHARE Button Control Type]
You can change the video clip length in [Settings] > [Sharing and Broadcasts] > [Length of Video Clip]

Xbox:
1. Press Xbox button.png
2. Press Xbox button X.png

Switch:
Hold Switch Capture Button.png on left JoyCon

Quick chat

Quick Chat is a feature accessible during matches for easy communication between players.

Action PS4 PC Xbox Switch
Quick Chat - Information (Team) PS4 DPad Up Button.png 1 Xbox DPad Up.png Switch DPad Up.png
Quick Chat - Compliments PS4 DPad Left Button.png 2 Xbox DPad Left.png Switch DPad Left.png
Quick Chat - Reactions PS4 DPad Right Button.png 3 Xbox DPad Right.png Switch DPad Right.png
Quick Chat - Apologies PS4 DPad Down Button.png 4 Xbox DPad Down.png Switch DPad Down.png
Quick Chat - Post Game PS4 DPad Up Button.png 1 Xbox DPad Up.png Switch DPad Up.png

Players can change their Quick Chat messages with the in-game options menu:
Quick Chat options preview.jpg

See Also