Rovio To Launch “Angry Birds Star Wars” Sequel (Or Prequel?) On Monday

TechCrunch

Rovio this morning teased the launch of its next gaming title due to arrive on Monday – a game that appears to be a sequel to the current Angry Birds Star Wars. An image accompanying the announcement features a bird dressed like young Anakin Skywalker, wearing racing gear, as in the 1999 prequel Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace. It’s not too hard to then draw the conclusion that this is the direction Rovio is headed, especially after announcing an expanded licensing agreement with toy maker Hasbro, which will ship new toys and games based on the Angry Birds Star Wars lineup and a racing game called Angry Birds Go later this year.

The move to launch yet another version of Angry Birds into an already saturated lineup of similarly themed games — which over the past year have also included the arrivals of Angry Birds Space and Bad Piggies…

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