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Egmont launches All About Angry Birds magazine

Published on: 21st October 2013

Egmont UK has secured global magazine publishing rights with Rovio Entertainment.Angry-Birds-Mag300

Egmont UK will publish an All About Angry Birds magazine this month in the UK and four other territories: Germany, Poland, Turkey and China.

Targeting 6-9 year-old boys and girls, the magazine is made up of two magazines in one, with stickers, puzzles, games and things to make.

The magazine has other activities which tie in with Hallowe’en, and the launch of a brand new Angry Birds Zombies game and cartoon, including masks to make, as well as a chance to play the crazy professor and design their own Zombie Pig.

The magazine has 44 pages including a pull-out comic and it will come in a foil bag with a giant poster, sticker sheet and official Angry Birds Classic Trading Cards and Angry Birds Mini Clay Buddies.

Siobhan Galvin, publisher, Egmont UK, commented: “We’re really excited to be bringing Angry Birds to life on the newsstand. The brand has a massive awareness with children globally and we’re thrilled to be launching this quality package celebrating the piggies and birds in multiple territories.”

Angry Birds Magazine goes on sale on the 23rd October.

Egmont also has book publishing rights for the brand and has already published three Angry Birds Joke Books, a Search and Find title and a Press Out and Play book with more to follow in 2014.

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