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An unauthorized theme park based on the mobile game Angry Birds has opened at Window of the World Park in Changsha, China. Participants can use a real giant slingshot to knock pigs off a structure, as seen in a video clip.
Fortunately, the birds and the pigs are not as real as the intellectual property case that the games owners have against the park, which CNNGo reports opened on September 1 in Hunan province as part of a month-long stress reduction festival.
This [Angry Birds park] serves as a method for people to purge themselves and to gain happiness, a park official told Chinese gaming website Gamersky.com.
Rovio, the company that produces the game, may licensethe rights to an Angry Birds themed park in the future, but no deal was made with the people who opened the Chinese attraction. Link