Posts Tagged ‘Angry Birds’
Trying to compete with other social networks, Google+ now includes 16 games for folks to play, in between all the status posting and friend stalking of course. Incorporating games into + allows users to share their high schools instantly with other players.
Many around the net have complained that there just isn’t that much to do within Google+, so adding over a dozen flash games is certainly a way to keep people entertained. So far, titles include Angry Birds, Bejeweled Blitz, and Dragon Age Legends.
For the full list of games available to Google+ members, check them out below.
UPDATE: Oddly, Google pulled the Games tab, and the blog entry quickly after launching. I assume they’re having technical difficulties. Should be up soon enough.
These perturbed birds sure are getting a lot of mainstream attention. A live demonstration of Angry Birds happened somewhere in South America, and it attracted a huge crowd of people. The live gameplay session even included the notable sound effects and addicting theme song to authenticate the experience.
Check out the fun above.
The above crochet creations are quite adorable, aren’t they? Etsy user “theitsybitsyspider” from Cleveland re-created the pig and his notorious homicidal bird friend from mobile phone gaming sensation Angry Birds. Unfortunately, these creations aren’t for sale. However, the user is selling the pattern pack so you can make your own.
Now this wouldn’t work for me, considering I couldn’t stitch a pig even if it came with the promise of greasy bacon. But for those of you with a hand and eye for detail, it’s easily worth the $6.
Esteemed horror film director Wes Craven has an addiction that doesn’t involve machetes and corn syrup. The Scream 4 director admitted on Twitter to loving Angry Birds, the popular mobile phone game.
Wonder if there’s a chance we could see a game to film adaptation of Angry Birds, led by Mr. Craven.