The lights are on
When Rovio revealed its plan for Angry Birds Go! back in August, the direction of the game wasn’t clear. The gameplay trailer confirms that the game is less an endless running game than a kart racing game that sends you careening down dangerous hills.
The trailer below details some of the features we can expect when Angry Birds Go! releases on December 11. The colorful downhill racing game will have special powers, upgradable carts, and be free-to-play. Angry Birds Go! is coming to iOS, Android, Windows Phone 8, and Blackberry 10.
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This actually looks cool and fun! Will play this until MK8 release.
Interesting. I can't call it a new idea by any means, but Rovio should be able to produce an addictive and entertaining game out of the concept.
Too many kart games for me these past 2 months. Come December, I should be able to give this a go. I'd love to run over some birds with my super decked out pig kart.
not sure how i feel about this...but hey...its free to play...so ill give it a shot
How about Angry Birds No! ;-)
No way this will run on my Prism.
Did somebody say Freeeeeee!?
I'll certainly give it a go. (;^0)
I have a pretty high tolerance for ever feeling tempted by in-app purchases. Never once done it, never will (for any foreseeable reason).
I think they need to make it more cartoonish. Eesh, the pigs look ugly in 3D. Get this, 2D cartoons mostly do not go with their 3D versions. They are usually uglier.
Only create make Race add Angry Bird interesting.
Angry Birds is a horrible horrible thing i just wish it would have never existed.
nice, but NO....the mariokart thing is old news.......
Looks fun, colorful, etc. But this is a dumb, generic brand. 'Red' may be iconic, but only as a symbol for this thing. He, and his dumb buddies, can't seriously hang with genuine icons like Mario, Sonic, Mickey Mouse, etc. Can this thing really become a success?
Also, a kart racer on a mobile device? Good luck. I played Beach Buggy Blitz - and that's one of the better ones. It doesn't work. Activision brought Angry Birds to consoles, and Rovio self published a version of the game on the Playstation Network. If they wanted to do a cart racer, they should have also brought it to consoles - platforms with controllers. Or they just should've made this a Temple Run clone.