Rovio released its highly-anticipated Angry Birds Space on Thursday — and its easily the most inventive game in the franchise yet.
I should add that I’m no fan of the original. Angry Birds never grabbed me; after a few levels the content felt recycled. As far as mobile puzzles go, there are many more challenging games.
But Angry Birds Space feels different in gameplay, if not in the premise. It sees the familiar bird crew shooting off to space to battle the pig enemy once again. The game presents the 60 levels a planets to explore and conquer as your rid the galaxy of bovine scum. (It was very hard not to yell “PIGS IN SPACE!” while playing this game.)
But while the classic elements remain, to draw players familiar with the franchise, the levels turn many of the gameplay ideas on ...Read More