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Old November 8 2012, 07:58 PM   #1
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Angry Birds Star Wars

The newest Angry Birds game was released today. Anyone else get it? I love it just for the visual SW aspects, but the new SW-related abilities are icing on the cake.

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Old November 9 2012, 04:18 AM   #2
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Re: Angry Birds Star Wars

I just found out by accident, that you can actually deflect laser blasts with the lightsaber to hit stuff otherwise completely out of reach.
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Old November 9 2012, 05:07 AM   #3
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Re: Angry Birds Star Wars

Timelord_Victorious wrote: View Post
I just found out by accident, that you can actually deflect laser blasts with the lightsaber to hit stuff otherwise completely out of reach.
Speaking of which, I was having a hard time get the first Golden Droid. I just looked it up on Youtube, and apparently you can actually deflect lasers with Obi-Wan's force push, too. You can also make use of a pig's laser blasts if you cause him to tip over or fly through the air.

I also like how the game makes use of both the traditional environment and and the AB Space type environment.

Oh, and here's the cinematic trailer. It's rather amusing:

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Old November 11 2012, 03:22 PM   #4
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Re: Angry Birds Star Wars

Being the owner of a new smartphone i stumbled upon this and installed it immediately.

Can't believe how much fun i'm having.. i've heard of Angry Birds before and have played it a few times but the Star Wars version is so awesome
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Old November 30 2012, 03:48 AM   #5
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Re: Angry Birds Star Wars

Update came out today, opening up the Hoth section, with 20 levels and introducing the Leia bird.

Is anyone actually reading this, BTW?
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Old December 5 2012, 07:11 PM   #6
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...no

Still a fun little game for (train) travel
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Old December 5 2012, 07:22 PM   #7
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Re: Angry Birds Star Wars

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Update came out today, opening up the Hoth section, with 20 levels and introducing the Leia bird.

Is anyone actually reading this, BTW?
I am. I purchased it like 10 days ago and I'm this close at getting the 120 stars of Tatooine. Really addictive.
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Old December 5 2012, 07:46 PM   #8
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I haven't tried this out yet. I've never really cared for Angry Birds but I did like the space one. Someone at work was testing out a MHL cable and played a level on one of the TVs. I thought it was just skined but when a ship flew by bombing the pigs, I thought I should try this.

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