Rovio announces an epic sequel: Angry Birds: Star Wars 2, will introduce collectible 'telepod' figures

Rovio announces an epic sequel: Angry Birds: Star Wars 2, will introduce collectible 'telepod' figures
As promised, Rovio has just announced a sequel to its massive hit title – Angry Birds: Star Wars on its blog.

Set to launch on September 19, the next iteration of probably-the-most-successful-mobile-game-ever will continue the Star Wars saga and feature over 30 “never-before-seen” characters from its universe. The cherry on top? Rovio has pretty much confirmed that beloved Jar Jar Binks will rank among them:


Speaking of characters, the Disney-wannabe has taken its merchandising effort to the next level – collectible 'telepod' figures will be available from Hasbro Rovio says that placing the telepod on top of a smartphone's or a tablet's camera will prompt the app to scan it directly into the game. Pretty awesome stuff.

We may soon have a winner at our hands, for the Finnish-based company has taken a cue from its Bad Piggies spinoff – Angry Birds: Star Wars 2 will also allow you to choose your side!

Without any further ado, treat yourself to a Chewie-smashing-Darth Vader type action in the video below:



source: Rovio

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4 Comments

1. _Bone_

Posts: 2155; Member since: Oct 29, 2012

I loved Angry Bird then I got bored of it. Surprised how many still go and play these installments. Bad Piggies was good fun though, refreshing.

2. lndn9

Posts: 8; Member since: Jul 11, 2013

When playing AB you realise it well how small are still smartphones' screens. Hardly ever you can see the very target your shots have to hit. In my opinion flexible screens will open new stage of smartphone gaming. Now even 6'' is too little to talk about great experience and impressions... -- [...] new mobile hero: smartman.mobi

3. apple4never

Posts: 1064; Member since: May 08, 2013

bro just zoom out

4. lndn9

Posts: 8; Member since: Jul 11, 2013

it's not the same... it's not the same - when you zoom out, the experience of the game changes... -- [...] new mobile hero: smartman.mobi

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