Best Rugby Games on Steam

Steam currently has 28 Rugby games available to download and play. Explore our list of the best picks ranked by Player Score. Our Player Score rankings are calculated directly from reviews left on the Steam store and will be updated in real-time as more players leave their feedback. Rugby game rankings were last updated on 7/12/2023.

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1. Rugby Challenge

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Rugby Challenge holds the #1 spot for "best Rugby game on Steam" with a Player Score of 77. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 26 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 24 positive reviews and 2 negative reviews — making it "Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $0.00 to play and is not available to play on Windows, Mac OS, or Linux systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Release Date 10/13/2011
Steam App Id 20840

2. Rugby League Live 3

Rugby League enters the next-generation with Rugby League Live 3! Featuring an all new Be A Pro career mode and FanHub Player Sharing system, the game is a a must-have for any footy fan!

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Rugby League Live 3 has achieved a Player Score of 73, placing it in the #2 spot for the best Rugby games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 177 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 141 positive reviews and 36 negative reviews — making it "Mostly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $19.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Steam Price $19.99
Release Date 9/29/2015
Developer Big Ant Studios
Publishers
Steam App Id 312920

3. Rugby Challenge 2

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Rugby Challenge 2 has achieved a Player Score of 72, placing it in the #3 spot for the best Rugby games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 26 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 22 positive reviews and 4 negative reviews — making it "Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $0.00 to play and is not available to play on Windows, Mac OS, or Linux systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Steam App Id 226760

4. Rugby League Team Manager 3

The third instalment of “The Number 1 Rugby League Management Game”. The biggest leagues and competitions. Take full control of managing your own Rugby League club. Training schedules, coaches, physios, scouting, finances, sponsors and more. MUCH MORE!

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Rugby League Team Manager 3 has achieved a Player Score of 70, placing it in the #4 spot for the best Rugby games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 73 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 57 positive reviews and 16 negative reviews — making it "Mostly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $39.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Steam Price $39.99
Release Date 5/28/2020
Developer Alternative Software Ltd
Publisher Alternative Software Ltd.
Steam App Id 1154080

5. Rugby 22

Crouch, bind, set! Discover the true rugby experience. Play with best clubs and top nations, enjoy dynamic gameplay that stays faithful to the sport, and experience the intensity of big matches.

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Rugby 22 has achieved a Player Score of 70, placing it in the #5 spot for the best Rugby games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 383 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 284 positive reviews and 99 negative reviews — making it "Mostly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $39.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is not possible to play or run Rugby 22 on the Steam Deck.

Steam Price $39.99
Release Date 1/27/2022
Developer Eko Software
Publisher Nacon
Steam App Id 1475850

6. Rugby League Live 4

LET’S MAKE HISTORY - Rugby League Live 4 brings you the most intense and feature packed Rugby League experience ever.

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Rugby League Live 4 has achieved a Player Score of 70, placing it in the #6 spot for the best Rugby games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 209 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 157 positive reviews and 52 negative reviews — making it "Mostly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $49.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Steam Price $49.99
Release Date 9/12/2017
Developer Big Ant Studios
Publisher Tru Blu Games
Steam App Id 556480

7. Rugby Champions

Rugby Champions brings the thrill and physicality of rugby right to your fingertips. Fight for every meter of ground in the most intense rugby game ever. Guide your team to glory and create history to become the Rugby Champions.

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Rugby Champions has achieved a Player Score of 68, placing it in the #7 spot for the best Rugby games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 80 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 60 positive reviews and 20 negative reviews — making it "Mostly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $16.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Steam Price $16.99
Release Date 9/5/2019
Developers
Publisher Alternative Software Ltd.
Steam App Id 939350

8. Rugby League Team Manager 2018

“The Number 1 Rugby League Management Game”. Immerse yourself fully into the thrilling and dynamic world of Rugby League management. Officially licensed by the world's biggest leagues and competitions. Have you got what it takes to steer your club to glory?

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Rugby League Team Manager 2018 has achieved a Player Score of 68, placing it in the #8 spot for the best Rugby games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 49 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 37 positive reviews and 12 negative reviews — making it "Mostly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $39.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Steam Price $39.99
Release Date 10/13/2017
Franchise Alternative Software Ltd
Developer Alternative Software Ltd
Publisher Alternative Software Ltd.
Steam App Id 636460

9. Rugby 20

Rugby 20 gives you the complete rugby experience! With overhauled tactics management, optimised graphics and more realistic player behaviour, the game is a true reflection of modern rugby.

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Rugby 20 has achieved a Player Score of 65, placing it in the #9 spot for the best Rugby games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 205 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 141 positive reviews and 64 negative reviews — making it "Mixed" on Steam.

It is priced at $19.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Steam Price $19.99
Release Date 1/23/2020
Developer Eko Software
Publisher Nacon
Steam App Id 846730

10. M.U.D.S.: Mean Ugly Dirty Sport

Jump into gridiron mayhem with M.U.D.S. (Mean Ugly Dirty Sport)! This top-down action sports game combines rugby, RPG character development, management simulation and strategy into an original title you’ll have trouble putting down. And remember – the only way to win is to PLAY DIRTY!

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M.U.D.S.: Mean Ugly Dirty Sport has achieved a Player Score of 64, placing it in the #10 spot for the best Rugby games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 2 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 2 positive reviews and 0 negative reviews — making it "2 user reviews" on Steam.

It is priced at $6.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Steam Price $6.99
Release Date 2/3/2023
Developers
Publisher Ziggurat
Steam App Id 2109710

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  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). Rugby League Team Manager 2018 on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, March 10). Rugby 20 on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 3). M.U.D.S.: Mean Ugly Dirty Sport on Steam. Steam Store.

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