Rugby Challenge 2 for PlayStation®3, Microsoft Xbox 360® and PC is a new title by Wellington based games developer Sidhe and published by Sydney based Home Entertainment Suppliers (HES) under their Tru Blu Games label. The game is highly anticipated sequel to the 2011 smash hit release, Rugby Challenge.
The sequel product includes a myriad of new features, improvements and fresh content including the addition of the highly anticipated British and Irish Lions 2013 Tour of Australia. The game will be released in Europe as Jonah Lomu Rugby Challenge 2 in France, All Blacks Rugby Challenge 2 in New Zealand, and Rugby Challenge 2: The Lions Tour Edition in the rest of the world.
Rugby Challenge 2 will include All Blacks, the Qantas Wallabies, the USA Eagles, Bledisloe Cup, British and Irish Lions 2013 Tour of Australia, Barbarians FC, Combined Country, Super Rugby teams, Aviva Premiership Rugby, TOP 14 Orange, Pro D2, RaboDirect PRO12, ITM Cup, and Ranfurly Shield, amongst other licensed teams and competitions, and will feature multiplayer online play via PlayStation®Network, Xbox LIVE®, or Steam, a multi-year franchise mode, a tutorial mode for novice players, 110+ teams, 50+ stadia, extensive customisation options for creating or customising players, teams, and competitions, and dynamic real-time commentary by Grant Nisbett, Justin Marshall, Eric Bayle and Thomas Lombard.
Rugby Challenge 2 will be available in most territories, and is region-free. Stay tuned to this website for more information and ongoing updates about the game.