Watch out Nintendo
, "Mario Kart" may have a fierce new rival with "Angry Birds
, the maker of the wildly popular "Angry Birds" franchise, announced Wednesday that it will launch the game Dec. 11 as a free download for mobile devices. As is the case with most mobile games, additional levels and upgrades will be available for a fee.
The game is the latest spin-off for the "Angry Birds" franchise, after its "Star Wars" editions, "Bad Piggies" and one themed around Fox's toon "Rio."
But "Angry Birds Go
" will be the first time the game veers away from slingshotting birds at buildings. This game's birds and evil pigs will now kart around a track. See trailer below.
2013 Variety Media, LLC, a subsidiary of Penske Business Media; Distributed by Tribune Content Agency, LLC
We've upgraded our reader commenting system. Learn more
about the new features.
The Baltimore Sun encourages civil dialogue related to our stories; you must register and log-in to our site in order to participate. We reserve the right to remove any user and to delete comments that violate our Terms of Service
. By commenting, you agree to these terms. Please flag inappropriate comments.