A Sheffield-based video game developer has released their brand new Rugby League 18 mobile game, available on iPhone, iPad and Android devices.
Rugby League, over the years, has largely been ignored by the games industry but Distinctive Games aim to redress this by creating a game with production values on a par with the best simulations of other sports.
Rugby League 18 has been completely built from scratch to not only raise the bar in terms of visual quality but also to include frequently requested features such as Career Mode and fingertip precision control of your player’s movement.
With over 120 teams, 5 tournaments, live games and career mode this is the ultimate Rugby League gaming experience on mobile.
CAREER MODE – Create your player and experience Rugby at grassroots level and work your way up through the ranks to play for some of the giants in World Rugby, with your eyes set firmly on the prize…international glory! Your performance on the field will determine how quickly your career develops and which teams offer you contracts! Do you have what it takes to perform on Rugby’s biggest stage?
LIVE GAMES – Join others and compete in regular LIVE GAMES that are in sync with real-world matches happening around the World. Earn points for your team and lead them to victory. Can you climb to the top of the influencers’ leaderboard?
FINGERTIP CONTROLS – Whether you are a seasoned Rugby pro or just getting started, show off your Rugby skills with intuitive controls. Use the on-screen virtual buttons to guide your players around the field. For that extra bit of Rugby flair, use swipe gestures to sidestep the oncoming defenders.
REPRESENT YOUR STATE – Show your true Aussie colours, choose between New South Wales or Queensland and take part in the South Hemisphere’s premier Rugby League event, The State Series! Battle it out in a best of three rivalry to see who claims the bragging rights!
TEAMS AND TOURNAMENTS – Containing over 120 teams at club and international level and with 5 exciting tournaments, the game contains enough content to keep any Rugby League fan satisfied all season long.
Nigel Little, Managing Director, said: “We know how extraordinary passionate Rugby League fans are and we have endeavoured to create the best simulation of the sport available. We are genuinely excited to release Rugby League 18 at the start of the new season and we hope the fans have enormous fun playing it.”
Rugby League 18 is out now on Apple iOS and Google Android costing UK: £4.99 / US: $4.99 / AU: $7.99. Note: Google Play version allows you to play a limited version of the game for free with the option to pay to unlock the full game.