Angry Birds Star Wars Announced For Next Gen

by on October 29, 2013

Rovio has announced that Angry Birds Star Wars will be coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

Activision, LucasFilm and Rovio jointly announced today as the game was released on Xbox 360, PS3, Vita, Wii U, 3DS and Wii.

The console version adds 20 additional levels over the mobile version, HD visuals, trophies, achievements, voice command with Kinect and touch screen controls for Wii U, Vita and 3DS.

Next gen versions, which will arrive with the consoles next month, will include touchpad support for PS4’s Dualshock controller, PlayStation Move support, Kinect 2.0 support and execlusive “unique, timed challenges that deliver fresh trials for players well after the game’s launch” on Xbox One.

“As a company we want to be where-ever the fans are,” Jami Laes, executive vice president of games at Rovio Entertainment, said, “so we are thrilled to be partnering with Activision to bring this one-of-a-kind experience to console and handheld gaming fans.”