One of 2015’s biggest surprises, Rocket League, is getting a significant update in December, with a new map that will radically change how you play the game.

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Even though developer Psyonix has added new arenas to Rocket League since it launched in July, they’re based around the same template. Essentially, it’s the same map with a different look. This worked to the game’s advantage for a long time, as the unified design allowed inexperienced players to approach the game.

Wasteland, however, is different. Most importantly, it’s huge.

The map includes a “completely-sloped perimeter, entirely different Boost placements, and a much more prominent, physically-wider pitch.”

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It’s actually based on a similar map from the game before Rocket League, Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket Powered Battle-Cars, which was released on PlayStation 3. If you don’t remember it, you’re not alone; not many played it.

Best of all, the new map is totally free! Alongside Wasteland, though, Psyonix is releasing a Chaos Run DLC that seems very much inspired by Mad Max and other post-apocalyptic films. With Fallout 4 recently released, that’s good timing!

Here’s what the $3.99 DLC includes:

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  • New Battle-Cars, Ripper and Grog
  • 12 New Decals (six for each new Battle-Car)
  • 2 New Paint Types (Camo and Sun-Damaged)
  • 2 New Wheels (Ripper and Grog)
  • 2 New Rocket Trails (Sandstorm, Nuts and Bolts)
  • 3 New Toppers (Boombox, Cow Skull, Mohawk)
  • 3 New Antennas (Bomb Pole, Radioactive, Retro Ball - Wasteland)
  • 5 New Trophies (PS4) and Achievements (Steam)

It’s worth stating a second time: the map itself is free!

I’ve been off the Rocket League kick for a few months now, but maybe this is what I needed to draw me back in. I don’t need more games to play, though!

You can reach the author of this post at patrick.klepek@kotaku.com or on Twitter at @patrickklepek.