18th October 2012 – Focus Multimedia, the UK’s leading publisher of impulse price PC games, proudly announces the pending launch of Bad Piggies, the fantastic new game from Rovio Entertainment.
Bad Piggies lets players discover the Angry Birds universe from the Pigs’ point of view for the first time. Retaining the atmosphere, style, humour and playability of the Angry Birds titles, Bad Piggies adds its own special ingredients for a fresh and compelling entry into Rovio’s world.
“It’s a hugely exciting release for fans and newcomers alike. Angry Birds continues to grow, and with this growth has come an ever increasing attachment to the Pigs”, comments Alan Wild, Brand Manager for Focus Multimedia. “Bad Piggies PC is going to find itself in a lot of stockings this Christmas!”
In November 2011, Focus Multimedia released the original Angry Birds on PC with incredible success. Angry Birds went straight to the top of the UK and Australian PC budget charts and comfortably claimed the coveted No.1 position for the entire Christmas period.
For a taste of Bad Piggies and what the Pigs are getting up to, feast your eyes upon the teaser video:
Bad Piggies arrives on PC from 26th October, and will be available from all good retailers, supermarkets, 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 Focus Multimedia
Focus Multimedia delivers “Products that sell 52 weeks of the year”. Featuring gifts, gadgets, games and software, the Focus ‘Style ~ Protect ~ Play’ portfolio delivers quality, choice and value across every brand and product.
Winner of the prestigious ‘Leisure Software Publisher’ PCR 2012 Award and MCV Industry Excellence Awards 2012 Finalist, Focus Multimedia is the market leading publisher of impulse price PC games and software in the UK and Australia. Focus creates and supplies consumer demand for entertainment through traditional and non-traditional channels across the UK and overseas.
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 has sold over 29 million units since first opening its doors in 1995. 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.