trending / - - - - - - - - -

trending / playstation 4 - ni no kuni - halo - wii u - bungie interview - ces top picks - radeon hd 7850 - woods pga tour

Angry Birds Go! Announced by Rovio

/ Oct 16th, 2013 No Comments

Angry Birds Go!

Angry Birds Go! will be released on mobile devices Dec. 11, Rovio Entertainment announced.

The latest game in the wildly popular Angry Birds franchise will be a free-to-play kart racer for iOS, Android, Windows Phone 8 and Blackberry 10 devices.

Angry Birds Go! will pit popular characters from the franchise against each other in downhill races on a 3D rendered Piggy Island. Like previous Angry Birds games, the kart racer will be accessible and easy to pick up and play for gamers of all ages.

Karts will be fully customizable with upgrades available as players advance through the game. Angry Birds Go! will also offer a variety of game modes. Racers will be able to collect items and use special powers throughout each track. The game will feature stunt circuits and air tracks to mix up gameplay.

The game will also take advantage of Hasbro’s Telepod technology. The technology allows players to scan Angry Birds toys purchased separately into the game in a way similar to the Skylanders titles.

[adsense250itp]Rovio released a debut trailer to go along with the announcement of Angry Birds Go! The first official gameplay trailer can be viewed below.

Our Take:

A kart racing game is a logical step for the Angry Birds franchise, which remains popular years after its debut. It is a bit of a surprise to see a fully rendered 3D title available for free but sales of toys and other products more than make up for it.

It is likely just a matter of time until Angry Birds Go! invades consoles and other forms of media. An animated movie based on the franchise is set to release in 2016. It appears Rovio is trying to explore ways to keep Angry Birds relevant and, as long as it is, Rovio will keep milking the cash cow.

  

Ryan Bloom

Ryan Bloom

Chief Editor at Gaming Illustrated
Ryan Bloom is a writer and avid gamer from Orange County. He received a B.A. in Communications with a minor in American Studies from California State University, Fullerton in 2010. Follow him on Twitter @BloomsTweets.
Ryan Bloom

tags: , , , ,

Related Posts

The Walking Dead Game

Overkill’s The Walking Dead Coming Fall 2018

Dec 11th, 2017No Comments

Death Stranding Trailer

Watch the New Death Stranding Trailer from The Game Awards 2017

Dec 8th, 2017No Comments

Far Cry 5 Release Date Delayed

Dec 7th, 2017No Comments

Assassins Creed Black Flag

Ubisoft Offering World in Conflict, Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Free

Dec 5th, 2017No Comments

Top Articles

bestjett buyeww 5572842529 link


besttrew buyhfgh 5572842529 link


bestavbe buydfgss 5572842529 link


bestjett buyeww 867083247 link


besttrew buyhfgh 867083247 link


bestavbe buydfgss 867083247 link


bestjett buyeww 9510410786 link


besttrew buyhfgh 9510410786 link


bestavbe buydfgss 9510410786 link


bestjett buyeww 5015604457 link


besttrew buyhfgh 5015604457 link


bestavbe buydfgss 5015604457 link


bestjett buyeww 1453627214 link


besttrew buyhfgh 1453627214 link


bestavbe buydfgss 1453627214 link