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03 Aug '16

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New RL/RU Template

After a bit of playing around, I’ve managed to shrink the filesize on my 2014 template to less than 20 MB. The template is available from the downloads page and requires Adobe Photoshop. I haven’t posted a tutorial yet but the … Read More

16 Dec '15

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Eastern Europe Rugby League

The final instalment of this series is the eastern European nations of Russia, Ukraine and Serbia.

Russia

  • Switch from blue to deep red as primary colours
  • Russian coat of arms on chest
  • Embossed baroque detailing on yoke with flag … Read More
10 Nov '15

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Africa/Asia Rugby League

Introduction

There aren’t a lot of league playing nations in Africa or Asia so I’ve limited the teams in this post to two.

South Africa

  • Two tone green
  • V yoke
  • Flag colours and detailing on inner and back collar
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25 Sep '15

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Western Europe Rugby League

A selection of teams in Western Europe, outside of the British Isles and France.Read More

16 May '15

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North American Rugby League

Introduction

I haven’t been able to work on much lately, not enough to post a full set like I had promised earlier. To keep new content coming in I’ve decided to unveil North American teams as I make them.

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27 Mar '15

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British Isles Nations Rugby League

Introduction

I already posted an England design earlier but wanted to do the rest of the RL nations in the British Isles as well – Ireland, Scotland and Wales. One of the challenges, as was the case with England, was … Read More

07 Mar '15

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Pacific Island Nations Rugby League

Introduction

The remainder of these international uniforms will be done in groups classified by region. The first region is the pacific islands. The pacific island nations were a fairly daunting task in that there is a strong push for the … Read More

17 Feb '15

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Chanticleers Français Rugby à XIII

Introduction

The French have fallen off as a rugby league powerhouse in the 50 years but have a long (and tumultuous) history with the game. They still sit in or around the top 5 in the world but are a … Read More

06 Jan '15

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New Zealand Kiwis

Introduction

The final of the big three is the New Zealand Kiwis.

Existing Identity

Like Australia, the Kiwis have a classic design that has been used for most of their history with some minor exceptions and variations. Black and white … Read More

24 Dec '14

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England Rugby League

The old enemy has a long and storied history to draw inspiration from. Like many of the English national teams, the RL team features white heavily with minimal trim colours. The aim in this project was to create an identity that set RL apart from other sports while retaining common elements that represent England.Read More

04 Dec '14

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Australian Rugby League

After a nine month hiatus, I finally have had the time to post something new. Given that the Rugby League Four Nations has just finished, I figured now would be an ideal time to work on some international team concepts.Read More

03 Dec '14

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International RL

Doing some international team concepts. Will post over the next month or so.

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27 Mar '13

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Southern Orcas

Stumbling over the line for this set, here’s my last team.

The NZ Rivalry

I covered it in my post on the Warriors but general idea was to split the nation into two halves. The rest … Read More

04 Mar '13

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Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks

The second half of today’s double-post is the Sharks, last of the existing NRL teams.

Logo

The current Sharks logo has a pretty cool rendering of a shark, albeit very light on detail. I changed the … Read More

04 Mar '13

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North Queensland Cowboys

There’s a double post today so I can crank out all of the existing NRL teams prior to the season starting.

Logo

Another change to the Cowboys logo, this time I’ve moved away from using a … Read More

27 Feb '13

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South Sydney Rabbitohs

And now onto the self proclaimed “Pride of the League”. This set is more about righting wrongs and re-introducing clarity than anything.

Colours

I can’t stand South’s current emphasis on black in their uniforms. It was … Read More

25 Feb '13

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Adelaide Rams

An Adelaide based NRL club is very unlikely to join the NRL any time soon but eventually including the Rams would be essential in establishing a national footprint.

Logo

I wanted to change the previous Ram … Read More

18 Feb '13

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Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs

A quick update on this set before I dive into the Bulldogs, I’m close to finishing all the teams I had planned on. There are 22 teams in total with 4 existing teams (Bulldogs, Rabbitohs, Cowboys and Sharks) … Read More

07 Feb '13

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Rockhampton Crushers

Another expansion team I introduced in my last set was the Rockhampton Crushers, a resurrection/relocation of the South Queensland Crushers. It was a good name for South East Queensland but is an even better one for Central Queensland, … Read More

04 Feb '13

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Penrith Panthers

With the lukewarm response to my last Panthers set, I’ve decided to overhaul the entire concept. I totally get if Panthers fans will hate this but I’m just throwing stuff at a wall to see what sticks. The … Read More