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Rugby League Live

Complete with online play and coming to the UK and France on November 2nd.

Castleford, UK. 15th September: - Hot on the heels of the tremendously successful Rugby League 3 on the Nintendo Wii home video game system Alternative Software is delighted to confirm that the new video game "Rugby League Live" will be available in stores throughout the U.K. and France from November 2nd for both the Playstation ® 3 computer entertainment system and the Xbox 360 ® video game and entertainment system.

"We are delighted that Alternative Software are continuing to give rugby league gaming fans what they want, on the platforms they want it most, Now on the "next generation" consoles of Playstation ® 3 and Xbox 360 ® , where fans will be able to play on line with fellow Rugby League fans throughout the world via Xbox LIVE ® or through Sony's Playstation Network" said Paul Kimberley RFL Commercial Director,

"We are very pleased with the continuing success of Rugby League 3, which was launched on the Nintendo Wii earlier this year " said Roger Hulley, Managing Director of Alternative Software Ltd.." and as such we have continued to develop relationships with clubs, players and coaches over the year, and now we are all very excited about Rugby League Live our latest video game release"." Rugby League Live truly brings the hard hitting action and excitement of the greatest game of all, to your home", said Roger Hulley " It is a top class sports simulation; with the true passion and excitement of Rugby League, coming to life, on your Playstation ® 3 or Xbox 360 ® , in what is a superb realisation, of the World's toughest contact sport. Now, as well as cheering from the terraces, you can also get out there on the pitch, and guide your favourite team to Grand Final glory" said Hulley

The demand from the fans, for a Rugby League game on Playstation ® 3 and Xbox 360 ® has been staggering. said Paul Kimberley " We have all listened, and as such we are delighted that Alternative have now made this announcement. " Rugby League Live" for Playstation ® 3 and Xbox 360 ® is a really exciting addition to the Super League and RFL licensing range"

The many features of Rugby League Live include amongst others: -

40+ licensed teams from competitions such as the Super League, NRL, State of Origin, City v Country, and the World Cup. 30+ realistic stadia from around the world. 4 player multiplayer. Bone crunching tackles and impact camera replays. Field and uniform degradation. Create your own players, teams and competitions. Multiple replay angles and commentary by TV's Andrew Voss. Join friends for head to head & co-operative online play via PlayStation ® Network, and Xbox LIVE ® .

Rugby League Live will be available in selected Game and Gamestation stores and all good videogame retailers and online stores, throughout the U.K and France, or direct from Alternative Software Ltd.

Further information can be found at

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Alternative Software Ltd, headquartered in Castleford, United Kingdom, is a long established, interactive entertainment, software company. Founded in 1985, the Company develops, publishes, and distributes interactive software worldwide for video game systems, personal computers, and wireless devices. Alternative Software's homepage is at where more information can be found about Alternative Software's products

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