|Angry Birds Space launched, New Features, Downloads|
Rovio, the Finnish game developer has launched the sequel of its universal hit game Angry Birds under the title 'Angry Birds Space'. The Angry Birds Space version can be played in iOS, Android, PC and Mac platforms.
How to download Angry Birds Space :
The iOS version of the game ($0.99 for the iPhone and $2.99 for the iPad) are the hottest downloaded apps in the Apps store says reports.
Android version is available over at Google Play
Mac version is available in the Mac App Store
PC version is available directly from Rovio
Reason behind the name 'Angry Birds Space' :
The game has been titled in such a way because the Rovio has developed the game in collaboration with Nasa. The 'Angry Birds Space' have been developed with Space as the theme. The Birds and Pigs will now battle with each other in the midst of meteoroids, comets, stars and galaxies.
Remember the Angry Birds special edition for Christmas which had night snowfall as the theme. Like the same way the 'Angry Birds Space' will have new interesting sound effects especially made for giving the space feel.
Whats new in Angry Birds Space ?
The first and the foremost thing to be mentioned is the new 'Gravitational Dynamics' (of the space). Since the game will be played in a 'Space' environment the gravitational effects have been modified accordingly which will give a totally new experience for the players.
Moreover, the makers have said that the 'Space' version will have new twists compared to its previous versions. New characters have been added among which the 'Space Eagles' are the notable one.
The 'Space Eagles' can be used for new power-ups which can be purchased via an internal application and also can be earned by progressing in the game. The initial stage will have 60 levels of the game and more will be available in the form of game updates.
New features of Birds and Pigs in Angry Birds Space :
The birds and pigs have got new looks and features to make them more competent in the space environment.
Red Bird : Uber Mask for gaining perfect flight path
Yellow Bird : Geordi LaForge visor, becomes Lazer bird for gaining top speed
Ice Bird : The cool ice bird is one of the coolest additions in birds
The pigs have become more competent with the addition of a giant 'Fat Pig' which makes things tough for the birds.
The Angry Birds Space has already hit a new record in the App download statistics. The previous version of the Angry Birds have been declared as the 'Most Downloaded Paid app' for the year 2011 in case of smartphones and Tablet PCs.