Angry Birds Invading Puzzle & Dragons Later This Month
Rovio and GungHo Online Entertainment team up for massive in-game event.
The Angry Birds are everywhere these days. Rovio's unstoppable flock still dominates mobile devices, with Angry Birds Go! arriving next month, Angry Birds: Star Wars available for game consoles and coming to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 later this month. Now the invasion continues with a stop in Puzzle & Dragons.
Rovio Entertainment, combining its efforts with GungHo Online Entertainment, announced that a major event kicking off November 18th will incorporate the birds with the popular puzzle game. Players will visit an Angry Birds-themed dungeon, with familiar characters from the popular franchise.
"We are excited to announce the collaboration of Puzzle & Dragons and the Angry Birds games from Rovio Entertainment," said Daisuke Yamamoto, GungHo Online Entertainment Producer and creator of Puzzle & Dragons. "Angry Birds is one of the most recognizable entertainment franchises in the world, and we are thrilled to be working alongside Rovio to give our fans a look at what it would be like if Angry Birds characters invaded the world of Puzzle & Dragons."
In addition, players can enter a themed illustration contest that kicks off today and runs through November 20th, with the question, "What if Angry Birds showed up in the world of Puzzle & Dragons? More information on that contest can be found on the official Angry Birds Facebook page.
"At Rovio we are very happy to bring Angry Birds together with Puzzle & Dragons, and to introduce the fun contest to both games' fans all over the world", said Jami Laes, Executive Vice President of Games at Rovio Entertainment. "It will be exciting to see what our creative fans will come up with!"
The dungeon will be available through December 1st. No word yet if you can drop eggs on dragons.
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