1. Matt Savoca's Avatar

    Rovio and 20th Century Fox have just released a trailer for a new Angry Birds flavor, titled Angry Birds Rio. According to the report, the game will be released for smartphones and tablets worldwide, including the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

    Angry Birds Rio is going to be released as a "crossover of Rovio's series with the upcoming film Rio," which, predictably, is a story about two birds Blu and Jewel, that "have to fight animal smugglers in Rio." The game will feature a plot that is sure to coincide with the film's. It seems like the companies have gone to great lengths to make the plot of the upcoming film coincide with one of the world's most popular gaming titles. The film will come from the creators of the Ice Age trilogy.

    Angry Birds Rio is set to launch in March of 2011, and will feature 45 interactive levels at its launch. There's no word as to how much the game will cost , however, it will most likely be as much as the game's previous offerings, at or around $5.

    Check out the press release for full details. Until then, we'll be salivating about yet another expansion of the ridiculously-high grossing, mostly phone and tablet game series, that was recently nominated as a Game of the Year candidate. We're excited about the new release, and can't help but be pumped for Rio.

    Press Release
    Last edited by thetoothfairy; 2011-01-30 at 05:50 PM. Reason: fixed link to video
    2011-01-29 09:31 PM
  2. Missy101's Avatar
    Awesome! I just beat all of Angry Birds and now I have more to play!
    2011-01-29 09:38 PM
  3. RippedThemer's Avatar
    Epic win of the day
    2011-01-29 09:44 PM
  4. manickbarry's Avatar
    Looks cool

    I wish I had a miniature elephant that fit in the palm of my hand. I would pick him up and he'd lift up his trunk and stand on his back legs and say PRRRRRRRRRRRRMMMMMMMMMPPPPPPPPPHHHHHHHH and I would say yes little elephant i love you too.
    2011-01-29 09:47 PM
  5. Sem656's Avatar
    Most likely as much as the games previous offerings, at or around 5 dollars? Isn't it only 99 cents?

    The video is kinda dumb lol
    Last edited by Sem656; 2011-01-29 at 09:55 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost
    2011-01-29 09:55 PM
  6. Effenpig!'s Avatar
    I just can't do it anymore. I got burned out on angry birds a few months ago. I had everything beat and then they introduced that evil eagle, it's too much, I can't do it
    2011-01-29 09:57 PM
  7. faschierbasis's Avatar
    epic!!! 20th century fox and angry birds!!!!!!!!!
    2011-01-29 10:01 PM
  8. Cowboy's Avatar
    Where's tech guy?? He will flip over this lol
    2011-01-29 10:02 PM
  9. calebratm's Avatar
    Just thinking the exact same thing about tech guy, soo we will be inundated with 12 new threads about the glory that is the new angry birds
    2011-01-29 10:13 PM
  10. Cowboy's Avatar
    I'll make sure there isn't 20 lol but yes he probably has died and gone to heaven lol
    2011-01-29 10:15 PM
  11. Zokunei's Avatar
    Where's tech guy?? He will flip over this lol
    He probably died of a heart attack after reading the headline. Lol Jk
    2011-01-29 10:16 PM
  12. DarkDuo's Avatar
    This is better news than a windows version redsnow!
    2011-01-29 10:22 PM
  13. Zokunei's Avatar
    I think I'm the only iOS user that doesn't own Angry Birds.
    2011-01-29 10:26 PM
  14. p3eps's Avatar
    I'm the same as above... Spent ages completing the whole game with 3* on the regular game, Halloween, and Christmas... and now I can't stand it anymore!

    My new replacement is Cat Physics at the moment!
    2011-01-29 10:34 PM
  15. Zokunei's Avatar
    I mean I've never owned Angry Birds.
    My alternative is Galaxy On Fire 2
    2011-01-29 10:35 PM
  16. thetoothfairy's Avatar
    ^ lol even I own Angry Birds! Hate the pigs laughs! Ha!
    2011-01-29 10:36 PM
  17. Cowboy's Avatar
    I turned the sound off on mine lol
    2011-01-29 10:53 PM
  18. santacruzlocal's Avatar
    Hmm.... in a world of 99 cent games 5 dollars is starting to sound like a lot !!! I guess I'll have to work overtime and buy this one .. LOL
    2011-01-29 11:37 PM
  19. Simon's Avatar
    Where's tech guy?? He will flip over this lol
    TG put pics of this up a day or two ago. This is old news to him lol.
    2011-01-29 11:38 PM
  20. santacruzlocal's Avatar
    I turned the sound off on mine lol
    Ditto !!!
    2011-01-29 11:51 PM
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