Join in the scrum with Rugby Challenge 2006!

For immediate release

October 2007– Make sure your team wins this season with a brand new PC DVD-ROM title for rugby fans!

From the creators of Jonah Lomu Rugby™ comes Rugby Challenge 2006. Licensed from Ubisoft, this exciting new game joins Focus Multimedia’s Essential range for the suggested retail price of just£9.99!

Play as your favourite rugby stars in this highly realistic rugby game. Featuring official players and teams, including all your favourite national teams and domestic clubs, you’ll soon be engrossed in your own league and cup competitions.

Compete in the world’s most famous tournaments. There are even new gameplay modes, including: Cups, Championships, Premiership Leagues and Test matches.

You can play alone, or with up to four of your friends. Why not invite your buddies round and make a night of it?

Realistic 3D graphics and sound, impressive gameplay and a variety of options make this game fantastic fun and value for money; it will never be far from your DVD-ROM drive!

Craig Johnson, managing director of Focus Multimedia, commented:“Rugby fans will be excited to get their hands on this hot product. Play with your favourite players and clubs and top the league tables, all for less than ten pounds!”

Rugby Challenge 2006 is available now for a suggested retail price of£9.99 including VAT, from all good retail outlets of PC software. This product is also available to purchase direct from

About Focus Multimedia

Focus Multimedia is the UK’s market-leading PC budget software publisher (Source: ChartTrack Annual Sales Report, 2006), publishing high quality, affordable titles for all the family. Focus’ titles are synonymous with quality, choice and value and have defined the standard for value software retailing below£10. With a complete range of over 400 titles, Focus delivers high quality entertainment for all age groups and interests.

About Ubisoft

Ubisoft is a leading producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products worldwide and has grown considerably through a strong and diversified line-up of products and partnerships. Ubisoft has offices in 23 countries and sales in more than 50 countries around the globe. It is committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge video game titles to consumers. Ubisoft generated sales of 680 million Euros for the 2006-07 fiscal year. To learn more, please visit

© 2005 Hip Interactive Europe. All Rights Reserved. Co-Published and distributed by UBISOFT Entertainment under license from Hip Interactive Europe. Rugby Challenge 2006 is a trademark of Hip Interactive Europe and is used under license. Ubisoft and the Ubisoft logo are trademarks of Ubisoft Entertainment in the U.S. and/or other countries.

For further information please contact:

Lucy Felthouse– PR&Marketing Executive


Tel: +44 (0)1889 570156


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