8 th November 2012 – Focus Multimedia, the UK’s leading publisher of impulse price PC games, has today unveiled the packaging for Angry Birds Star Wars PC, arriving in stores for 16 th November 2012.
“Angry Birds Star Wars is an awesome game,” said Alan Wild, Brand Manager for Focus Multimedia. “With stunning visuals and gameplay, Angry Birds Star Wars is a truly iconic release and definitely one not to be missed.”
The highly acclaimed Angry Birds Star Wars is hotly tipped to be a chart success. Topping the charts this Christmas would mean a second successive Christmas No.1 for Rovio and Focus on PC. The original Angry Birds game was delivered straight to the number one position at launch last Christmas.
Angry Birds Star Wars PC is available to order now, priced at
£10.20 SRP, and will be in stores from 16
th November. Available from all good retailers,
www.focusmm.co.uk and online stores.
Rovio is an industry-changing entertainment media company based in Finland, and the creator of the globally successful Angry Birds franchise. Angry Birds, a casual puzzle game for touchscreen smartphones, became an international phenomenon within a year of release, and is now the number one paid app of all time. Following this success in mobile gaming, Angry Birds has expanded rapidly in entertainment, publishing, and licensing to become a beloved international brand. For more information, check out www . rovio . com.
About Lucasfilm Ltd.
Lucasfilm Ltd. is one of the world’s leading film and entertainment companies. Founded by George Lucas in 1971, it is a privately held, fully-integrated entertainment company. In addition to its motion-picture and television production operations, the company’s global activities include Industrial Light & Magic and Skywalker Sound, serving the digital needs of the entertainment industry for visual-effects and audio post-production; LucasArts, a leading developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software worldwide; Lucas Licensing, which manages the global merchandising activities for Lucasfilm’s entertainment properties; Lucasfilm Animation, which is currently producing content for film and television, including Star Wars: The Clone Wars, a CG-animated half-hour television series; and Lucas Online creates Internet-based content for Lucasfilm’s entertainment properties and businesses. Additionally, Lucasfilm Singapore, produces digital animated content for film and television, as well as visual effects for feature films and multi-platform games. Lucasfilm’s motion-picture productions include three of the 20 biggest box-office hits of all time and have received 19 Oscars and more than 60 Academy Award nominations. Lucasfilm’s television projects have won 12 Emmy Awards. Lucasfilm Ltd. is headquartered in San Francisco, Calif.
STAR WARS and related properties are trademarks in the United States and/or in other countries of Lucasfilm Ltd. and/or its affiliates. © 2012 Lucasfilm Ltd. All rights reserved. Angry Birds is a trademark of Rovio Entertainment Ltd. Copyright 2009-2012 Rovio Entertainment Ltd. All rights reserved.
About Focus Multimedia, the company behind the Mighty Boom Ball
Focus Multimedia delivers ‘products that sell 52 weeks of the year’ - featuring gifts, gadgets, games and software.
The extensive Focus product portfolio covers mobile accessories, gifts and gadgets, and all software genres, including casual games, core games, home office, reference, utility, education and children’s. The Focus software catalogue boasts over 300 global brands and best sellers with critically acclaimed franchises including Driving Test Success, Angry Birds, Angry Birds Star Wars, Assassin’s Creed, Bad Piggies, Mystery Case Files, The Settlers, LEGOLAND, Encyclopaedia Britannica, and many more.
Focus Multimedia is a highly regarded, privately owned British company, with a reputation built on quality of products, service, customer support, creativity, passion and success. For further information please visit www.focusmm.co.uk or call +44 (0) 1889 570156.