Computer games publisher Rage, have announced that they have secured the exclusive worldwide computer and video game rights to produce a series of games featuring international football star, David Beckham.

The three-year worldwide agreement between Rage, David Beckham and his agents, allows Rage to develop and publish video games across multiple gaming platforms, including PlayStation and Game Boy, the first versions of which are scheduled for release by Christmas 2001.

Rage plans to work closely with David Beckham during the development of the game and David plans to give creative input into numerous aspects of the product.