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What does the Mighty Eagle actually do in Angry Birds?

06-22-2011, 01:21 PM
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What does the Mighty Eagle actually do in Angry Birds?

Does it stop you from being able to get 3 stars on a level?
06-22-2011, 01:25 PM
Joined: Jul 2009
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Nope. It doesn't affect stars. Only playing a level normally let's you get three stars. The Mighty Eagle requires your to get 100% completion instead, which is destroying everything on the screen with it. You can also use it to skip over a level if you get stuck since it's kind of of hard not to win when you launch a 'bomb' that takes out half the screen.

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06-22-2011, 01:28 PM
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No it's if your rlly stuck you have the eagle and take the level out plus you can collect the feathers in all 45 levels ;-)
06-22-2011, 05:35 PM
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Is it worth buying?
06-22-2011, 07:36 PM
Joined: May 2011
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It is worth buying - not only does it help you get past hard levels, but it basically doubles game play for each level by giving you a destruction level where you need to aim the eagle. 100% nets you a feather for that level. Some of them are really hard to figure out.

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06-22-2011, 10:48 PM
Joined: Mar 2011
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Generally it's not fun to play a game after the game lost challenging. Personally I think the Mighty Eagle is not a necessity to buy as it eliminates the difficulty.