'Angry Birds Star Wars 2': More Villains Join The Roster


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In the past two weeks, developer Rovio has revealed more than 20 playable characters for Angry Birds Star Wars 2. Everyone from Emperor Palpatine himself to Jar Jar Binks will be flinging themselves toward both birds and pigs starting next week. But Rovio still isn't done announcing playable characters.

Today's lineup reveals bring us back to the dark side, with a few more Star Wars villains for players to use. First up is Count Dooku, former Jedi Master and Sith apprentice to Emperor Palpatine. His pig character uses a boomerang lightsaber throw:

Another prequel villain featured in Angry Birds Star Wars 2 will be Jango Fett. The bounty hunter is the genetic model for the clone army and the father of more popular bounty hunter Boba Fett. His in-game incarnation uses missiles to wreak havoc:

The last of today's announced characters are two storm trooper varieties. One is a classic stormtrooper in pig form that uses a flurry of inaccurate blaster shots to take down avian jawas. The other is a biker scout stormtrooper, as featured on the moon Endor in Return of the Jedi. He uses a speeder bike in a way similar to the podracing Anakin character: