Why this has piqued our interest
Rugby Union is one of the biggest sports in the world, its reach hits all continents. With the World Cup being played this year in England it's an ideal opportunity to raise the games profile in the digital games marketplace.
On a personal note Rugby games just like Rugby players have come in all shapes and sizes I'm just hoping for a polished experience to sink my teeth into - Paul
All the Details
After the success of Rugby 15, Bigben Interactive will give players the chance to take control of their favourite national team and win the Webb Ellis Cup! The Rugby World Cup 2015video game will be released in line with the start of the official Tournament and the video game is set to add an extra dimension to the excitement around one of the biggest sporting events of the year.
“Rugby 15 was a first approach for Bigben Interactive on this complex pitch of Rugby simulation”, said Benoît Clerc, Head of Software at Bigben Interactive. “This year, with Rugby World Cup 2015, we want to go deeper in this field, offer a good simulation to Rugby fans who will follow their teams during Rugby World Cup 2015, and improve the experience they had with Rugby 15. We hope that all our efforts will reach Rugby fans expectations and we know they will have fun while playing Rugby World Cup 2015”, says Benoît Clerc.
This Rugby simulation will hit the shelves in September 2015. Rugby World Cup 2015 features official teams of the Tournament and will be available for Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®4, PlayStation®3, PlayStation®Vita and Windows PC.