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Official Premier Rugby Union 2006 Hits O2

Thursday 25th May 2006 Leading mobile games developer Creative North Studios today announced the release of The Official Premiership Rugby Union 2006 mobile phone game developed in conjunction with O2 PLC.

Featuring every official team and player within the league, Premiership Rugby Union 2006 represents the second fully licensed rugby title designed and developed by market leader Creative North Studios.

Players can look forward to match winning kicking from Jonny Wilkinson and powerful forward play with Lawrence Dallaglio. Compatible with over 200 handsets the title looks set to give fans of the real thing the mobile game they have been waiting for!

The Rugby Union 2006 game boasts an official license, full team roster, all club logos, team colours and up-to-date player details are being drop kicked into place as well. All players are accurately represented, as are full tournament- and season modes. The title features both 7's and full 15's action making it the most comprehensive title on the market.

"We are thrilled to have been selected by O2 to develop this title, working with such a valuable licence further proves that our team and technology are world class." said Phil Mundy, Managing Director, Creative North. "We have really pushed the bar with this title, blistering graphics and multiple modes of gameplay all come together to create the hardest hitting official Union title on the mobile platform."

Creative North Studios are industry leading mobile phone content developers. Previous selected titles include Rugby Super League, Premier Rugby Union 2006 and one button Nokia commissioned title Free Run. Applications include the Official DSA (Driving Standards Agency) Theory mobile test.

Creative North is an active member of Game Republic - the trade alliance formed to further excellence in video games development within the Yorkshire and Humber regions.

Contact information:
Ade Esan
+44 (0) 1484 487 904

The Official Premiership Rugby Union 2006 mobile phone game will be released on O2 networks on [Wednesday 31th May 2006.]

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