The Young Chronicle: For 2nd Graders June 12th, 2015 - Page 4

ANGRY LEGO BIRDS Have you played the game Angry Birds yet? Or ever played with Legos? Well, now you can get a chance to combine both! Lego Toys, a Danish company has partnered with Rovio Entertainment, the creator of Angry Birds, to create a series of themed construction sets that make the mobile gameplay a reality. These toys will be designed to tiein with the upcoming release of The Angry Birds 3-D Movie. The game, in which players use a slingshot to attack pigs who steal birds' eggs, is the most downloaded mobile game ever. Lego starred in its own very successful film, The Lego Movie in 2014. The Lego Movie You just read the news that Lego Angry Birds construction sets will be available in spring 2016 to coincide with the release of The Angry Birds Movie, a full-length feature film based on the popular gaming franchise. So, while we eagerly await The Angry Birds film, why not watch The LEGO Movie? The LEGO Movie follows the adventures of Emmet, an ordinary Lego figurine, who always follows the rules, is mistakenly identified as the Special; an extraordinary being and the key to saving the world. He finds himself drafted into a fellowship of strangers who are on a mission to stop an evil tyrant, Lord Business’ plans to conquer the world. Unfortunately for Emmet, he is hopelessly and hilariously unprepared for such a task, but he'll give it his all nonetheless.