Here is another major update for Angy Birds game lovers. Finnish Video Game developer and entertainment company Rovio Entertainment has recently announced “Angry Birds Star Wars”. On a recent press release Rovio Entertainment in partnership with Lucasfilm Ltd. has confirmed this news. They also mentioned the specific date of release which is November 8, 2012.
Major mobile operating systems like iOS, Android and Windows Mobile would be the main focus for this game; however, Mac app users would also be able to enjoy this game from their computer along with upcoming Windows 8. Surprisingly, Amazon Kindle Fire has also been targeted for the release of this game.
Besides the game itself, users can expect to see “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.
“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.”
Various well-known Star Wars character will be replaced by the cartoon characters and the lead role of Luke Skywalker would be replaced by the Red Birds itself. Rovio also assured that there would be lot more videos release before the actual launch of the game and it would introduce the new characters on those videos. Take a look at the first video of the game.