Game News

Games: Angry Birds Stars Wars Launching on November 8

Source: Rovio Entertainment , Lucasfilm
October 8, 2012

Rovio Entertainment and Lucasfilm announced today a new blockbuster entertainment franchise collaboration; Angry Birds Star Wars. Launching worldwide on November 8, the unique partnership will combine all the fun of the classic Angry Birds and Angry Birds Space with the characters, stories and settings of the epic space fantasy, Star Wars.

From the deserts of Tatooine to the depths of the Death Star – the game and merchandise will feature the Angry Birds characters starring as the iconic heroes of the beloved Saga.

"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," said Peter Vesterbacka, the Mighty Eagle and CMO of Rovio. “As a big 'Star Wars' fan myself, I'm really excited about this new universe. The Force is definitely strong with this one."

In addition to the game, this fall will also see the unveiling of a massive retail launch for Angry Birds Star Wars. Merchandise ranging from Halloween costumes and apparel to action figures and collectible plush toys will be available at select retailers, starting October 28.

"Both 'Star Wars' and 'Angry Birds' share the instant and irresistible appeal of hands-on fun,” said Colum Slevin, Vice President, Head of Studio Operations for Lucasfilm Ltd. “People seem to instinctively know what to do when handed a lightsaber or a bird in a slingshot, so this is a natural combination.”

In the coming weeks, fans can expect additional new videos, characters, and much more content to be revealed. The game will be available on iOS, Android, Amazon Kindle Fire, Mac, PC, Windows Phone and Windows 8.

You can watch the teaser trailer below!







From Around the Web

comments powered by Disqus

Latest Headlines:

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Campaign Story Trailer and Screenshots
New CG Trailer for Assassin's Creed Unity is Online!
The Launch Trailer for The Last of Us Remastered
Watch The Last of Us: One Night Live in Full
Meet the Villains of Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes in New Trailer
Comic-Con: Watch the Assassin's Creed Unity Animated Short by Rob Zombie
Comic-Con: Check Out the New Tekken 7 Trailer!
Comic-Con: Halo: The Master Chief Collection Panel Recap
BioWare and EA Release Nightmare Teaser for Mystery Game
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Moves Release Date Up One Week


Follow ComingSoon.net on Twitter
MOST ACTIVE
From our partners