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Trade Secret achievement in Rocket League®

Trade Secret

Trade In five items of the same quality to receive an item of the next-highest quality

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How to unlock the Trade Secret achievement

  • CornerscoutCornerscout570,963
    05 Jul 2017 05 Jul 2017 08 Feb 2018
    60 2 42
    From the Main Menu, go to Garage > Manage Inventory > and then select the items you wish to trade in. Once five items are selected, pressing cn_start will trade them in. As long as they are able to be traded, and the same quality (Common, Uncommon, Rare, Very Rare, or Import), you can trade them in and get the achievement.

    Note that Exotic, Black Market, and Limited items cannot be traded in. Also note that if the items are from a crate, 5 items of the same quality and the same crate have to be selected. You cannot mix-and-match items based on quality alone.

    If you're like me and anticipated this achievement when they announced it, you should have already saved up items for it. It will pop right away when you trade them in, the items do not have to be from this update specifically. If you're new to the game, don't even bother yet; you won't have enough items to trade. You'll regularly unlock new items as you finish matches and unlock crates, so you'll have it soon enough.


    wildwest08 suggests Common items might not work, so be warned. You might want to assume that they don't. I traded Uncommon items in and unlocked it, so it may be that the achievement only tracks Uncommon or higher.

    NoHeroes94 confirms that items above Common value seem to work. As of now, it is safe to assume you can only trade in Uncommon or higher items.

    Apparently Uncommon+ items are not easily boosted, and can only be unlocked in public matches. That means you pretty much have to suffer through public matches until you have what you need. Since drops are relatively random, estimated times are unknown.

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    ICE Faux PirateCan I have a friend trade me any random 5 uncommon items and then i trade them in for a rare? Will that work for this achievement?
    Posted by ICE Faux Pirate on 18 Jan 19 at 20:52
    Tia1989III get hardly any drops. All online games, after maybe 5/6 matches I get 1 crap item!
    Posted by Tia1989II on 10 Jan at 20:10
    Knucklehead923Every single item I have is listed as untradeable
    What do I do?
    Posted by Knucklehead923 on 07 Feb at 19:51
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  • UtG MistUtG Mist184,195
    05 Jul 2017 06 Jul 2017
    17 1 0
    You will at need at least 5 of one item type of rarity, if the items are from crates you must have 5 items of the same rarity from the same crate

    -Go into garage
    -Manage inventory

    You can either just find 5 items of the same type or by pressing cn_LT then going over to the quality drop down select the quality of items you would like to trade in and it will sort them for you

    -Once the items you want to trade in are selected, press cn_start to accept the trade , then hit okay on the pop-up text

  • DragonpwnszDragonpwnsz110,263
    09 Jul 2017 26 Jan 2018
    8 0 0
    You will need five items of (Uncommon) grade or higher in order to complete this achievement.

    1. From the main menu select Garage then Manage Inventory.
    2. Select the 5 items of the grade you selected (Uncommon, Rare, Very Rare, Etc.)
    3. Press cn_start to accept

    Achieve Unlocked! Congratulations!
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