In retrospect, Rovio Entertainment collaborating with Lucasfilm seems spot on. Not so much thematically, but in terms of how both Star Wars and Angry Birds have made obscene amounts of money through merchandising. Now, the two can do it together across a few different avenues.
As you might have already seen, there's a ton of -- how can I put this politely? -- stuff in the works, from costumes to figures to Hasbro games. More relevant to our interests, however, is the actual videogame planned for Angry Birds Star Wars that's coming to iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, Mac, PC, Windows Phone, and Windows 8. Clearly, there will be no escape.
Confirmed locations include Tatooine and the Death Star. I think you get the idea by now.
|11:45 AM on 05.08.2013|
Star Wars Pinball goes standalone on PSN next week
The current three tables of Zen Studios' Star Wars Pinball will be available as a standalone pack on PlayStation Network starting May 14. That's Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, Boba Fett, and Star Wars: The Clon...more
|9:00 PM on 05.07.2013|
Avalanche Studios almost made a Star Wars game
If you're still smarting over the news that EA now hase exclusive rights over the Star Wars franchise, then here's some more news to make you wonder about how things might have turned out differently. Former Avalanche&nb...more
|8:30 PM on 05.07.2013|
Wolfenstein's New Order, EA Wars & Presidential Nad-Kicks
Today's Destructoid Show is here to tell you all the worst news about video games. And also some good news, too, I guess. Wolfenstein: The New Order has been announced, and it has robots. Disney has handed over the Star Wars...more