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'Angry Birds Star Wars' coming next month
Rovio gets ready to take their beloved franchise to a galaxy far, far away.
Tue, Oct 09, 2012 at 03:14 PM
How could Angry Birds, the most successful mobile app of all time, possibly get better? How about mixing in a little "Star Wars?"
Fans of George Lucas' classic trilogy (we're talking the originals - not the mind-blowingly awful prequels) likely gushed with delight earlier this week after it was revealed that they Angry Birds were getting a galactic makeover.
"This is the best Angry Birds game we’ve ever done. It’s the best parts of Angry Birds with all new cutting-edge gameplay set in in a galaxy far, far away," Peter Vesterbacka, chief marketing officer at Rovio Entertainment, said in a statement. "As a big 'Star Wars' fan myself, I’m really excited about this new universe. The Force is definitely strong with this one."
Naturally, you can also expect a slew of Angry Birds Star Wars merchandise to hit the shelves - from plush toys to clothing. The full game is set to be released on November 8th. You can view a teaser trailer below.
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