How to play Rocket League Sideswipe with a gamepad on BlueStacks 5

How will this help?

You can play Rocket League Sideswipe using a gamepad on BlueStacks 5 and and indulge in thumb-numbing in-game maneuvers. Get ready to zip, zap, zoom and GOALLL!

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Rocket League Sideswipe is playable only on BlueStacks 5 Pie 64-bit.

What are the gamepad controls for Rocket League Sideswipe?

You can perform different functions in Rocket League Sideswipe by using the gamepad controls given below. 

Function Key on Xbox controller Key on PlayStation controller
Movement Left stick Left stick
Rotate left LT  L2
Rotate right LB L1
Boost B or X Circle or Square
Jump A or Y X or Triangle
Double Jump Tap the Jump key twice Tap the Jump key twice
Open quick chat Down key on D-pad Down key on D-pad

You can use the image below to better understand which buttons you will have to press on your controller to get the desired action.


This is how your gameplay will look like when you play Rocket League Sideswipe with a gamepad.


You can learn how to connect and enable your gamepad on BlueStacks 5 by following the steps below.

How can I connect and enable my gamepad?

1. Connect your gamepad, through USB, to your PC and then launch BlueStacks 5.


2. Launch Rocket League Sideswipe from the BlueStacks 5 home screen, as shown below.


3. Open the BlueStacks Settings menu from the Side Toolbar and navigate to the "Gamepad" tab, as illustrated below.


4. Here, make sure the "Gamepad detection" option is enabled. A blue slider indicates that the option is turned ON.


You're all set to wreak havoc as you play Rocket League Sideswipe with a gamepad on BlueStacks 5!


To learn more about playing Rocket League Sideswipe on BlueStacks 5, you can read this article.

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