New Angry Birds Space trailer teases upcoming ‘official’ announcement

Earlier this week, Rovio released a short teaser clip introducing Angry Birds Space, an outerspace sequel to popular mobile game Angry Birds.

Rovio is taking it's slingshot-based game, along with birds and pigs, launching them into space for what the company calls "the biggest game since the original Angry Birds."

The game will introduce many new characters, all-new gravity physics, and a variety of other gameplay elements including slow motion, lightspeed destruction, and much more.

The trailer released last week announced the game would release on March 22nd.  But today, a new trailer mixes the first moon landing with a giant catapult as astronauts attempt their first lunar slingshot.

As the trailer reveals, an "official" announcement will be made on March 8th at 10am EST.