It’s not Christmas yet, but if you happen to swing by Google Play in the next five days it’ll surely feel that way. And I’m not talking about that holiday feeling involving traffic jams, North Pole temperatures and family reunions with aunts and grandparents telling you web editing is not a real job. I’m talking presents and discounts, baby!
Those who always felt a little bad for the pigs in the Angry Birds series of games now have a reason to celebrate. We’ve known for a while that Rovio was preparing to release Bad Piggies, a brand new game starring the birds’ enemies, but today a trailer was finally released showing off the gameplay.
Rovio is set to launch its latest game, called Bad Piggies that’s an alternative to the Angry Birds world, on September 27. Could this be the game to make people interested in Angry Birds again?
It seems that Rovio has already started teasing pretty hard about its new pig-based spin-off to Angry Birds. The game is being called Bad Piggies in some circles, though its unclear on whether or not that’s the official title for the game. What we do know is that Rovio has opened both Twitter and Facebook pages for the game. As far as gameplay, we know nothing yet, though it could very well be about attempting to capture and steal eggs away from the birds, maybe even setting up traps along the way.
Ah, Angry Birds, you are so addicting- I mean, who doesn’t like putting those bad pigs in there place? Well it seems that we might soon be getting a look at the other side of the story, as Rovio has started to hint at a new Angry Birds game that instead tells and focuses on the pig’s story.
Following the recent success of NASA’s space crawler in Mars, Rovio and the space agency are teaming up once more in bringing the latest episode of Angry Birds Space. This time, the episode is inspired by Curiosity’s adventure on the red planet.
No, you won’t need 21 guns to fend off pig attacks, and we definitely don’t want you to lay down your arms and give up the fight. This Fall, Rovio is launching an episode of its hugely popular Angry Birds franchise that rock fans are going to love. Rovio has partnered with Green Day for a special 10-level episode of Angry Birds Friends that features music from the band.
Gaming on a smartphone or tablet has become everyone’s favorite pastime. Granted, gaming consoles and PC games aren’t going to be replaced anytime soon. But with HD displays and getting-more-powerful-by-the-day processors, we are seeing a growing number of graphic-intensive campaign-style games. However, it’s always the “simpler” games like Angry Birds that are, at least for now, more suited for touch-based gaming on handheld devices. We’ve all witnessed the incredible popularity of games like the Angry Birds series, Cut the Rope, Temple Run, and Where’s My Water. Rovio is now stepping away from the familiarity and guaranteed success of another Angry Birds iteration,…
Rovio may have cashed in on its very addictive Angry Birds franchise, but the company is determined to impress its customers with other games as well. One such game is Amazing Alex, also a physics puzzler, which will be available on Android and iOS devices starting with July. Alex is a kid that likes to “turn everything into adventure,” and adventure you shall experience on your Android device. The game will pack “100 challenging levels” and users will be able to create their own levels and share them with friends, thus challenging everyone else to solve even more mysteries. Unfortunately…
Like clockwork, Rovio has rolled out a new Angry Birds Seasons update titled Piglantis, named after an Atlantis-like city inhabited with, you guessed it, pigs. The last update to the Seasons series was Cherry Blossoms, which came out in early March. The new Angry Birds Seasons (v 2.4.0) adds 30 all-new aquatic levels to the mix that take gamers to the beaches of Piglantis. With a remarkably fresh underwater physics engine, the update offers some new interesting challenges. You can launch your birds into and out of the wide-open ocean, in your quest to destroy those annoying pigs. Piglantis comes with a new…