Rugby League (video game series)

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Rugby League video game series
Genres Sports game
Publishers Tru Blu Entertainment
Platforms

Current:
Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii

Notable past systems:
Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable, Xbox
Original release 2003–present
First release Rugby League
9 December 2003
Latest release Rugby League Live 2
11 October 2012

Rugby League is a rugby league video game series developed by Sidhe Interactive, Wicked Witch Software, and Big Ant Studios. The first games was Rugby League, released in 9 December 2003. The latest game released was Rugby League Live 2, released on 11 October 2012. The platforms the games are sold on are Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Wii.

History[edit]

The Rugby League franchise started in 2003 when Rugby League was released by Sidhe Interactive and Tru Blu Entertainment. This lead to Rugby League 2 in late-2005 and the World Cup Edition (a content update of RL2) in 2008. In 2009, Wicked Witch Software released two off-series games on the Nintendo 64 and PlayStation Portable and Rugby League 3 was released. Big Ant Studios in 2010 starting releasing the Rugby League Live series in 2010. In 2013, the series was put on hold while they were working on the Rugby Challenge series.

On May 31st, Tru Blu Entertainment announced Rugby League Live 2 would receive an update to the game, The 2013 Season Pack, developed by Melbourne’s, Big Ant Studios. It features an update to the 2013 season of rugby league; Team Kits, Roster updates, New 2013 competitions, New and Updated Stadiums, Sponsors and a number of other features and improvements.

The update was released on June 19th, 2013 as a DLC on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.

Video games[edit]

Titles in the series
Title Release Date Console(s) Developer(s)
Rugby League 9 December 2003 PlayStation 2, Xbox Sidhe Interactive
Rugby League 2 9 December 2005 PlayStation 2, Xbox Sidhe Interactive
Rugby League 2: World Cup Edition 6 November 2008 PlayStation 2 Sidhe Interactive
NRL Mascot Mania 2 July 2009 Nintendo DS Wicked Witch Software
Rugby League Challenge 9 September 2009 PlayStation Portable Wicked Witch Software
Rugby League 3 18 March 2010 Wii Sidhe Interactive
Rugby League Live 27 August 2010 PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 Big Ant Studios
Rugby League Live 2 9 October 2012 PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 Big Ant Studios
Rugby League Live 2 Game Of The Year Edition 9 October 2012 PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 Big Ant Studios
Rugby League Live 2: World Cup Edition 21 November 2013 PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 Big Ant Studios

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