Angry Birds Volcano (aka Angry Birds Tyrkisk Peber) is a co-marketing promotion with Rovio Mobile and Fazer Confectionery Ltd. In Finland. The promotion involves an exclusive, themed mini-game version of Angry Birds, similar to Angry Birds Vuela Tazos and Angry Birds in The Hunt For The Golden Pistachio where players require codes from product purchases to play the game. Volcano was the first promotion of this kind. Go to this page to play the game.
The site contains a brief description of the promotion in English:
Angry Birds are having an adventure in the fiery Tyrkisk Peber Volcano world. Search for the secret codes to open the hidden levels from Tyrkisk Peber Volcano package (EAN code), Fazer and Angry Birds Facebook pages and on YouTube with the keyword Volcano.
The trailer all started when Red, Chuck, Bomb and Blue were all on a beach. Red took a bite of volcano and saw that it looked dangerous. Bomb steps up to the volcano, looks at everyone strangely and eats it. After he ate it he blew up.
Codes to unlock the last three levels:
- Level 4 - 532337-191967
- Level 5 - 229652-722979
- Level 6 - 6416453036352
- Level 1 - 1
- Level 2 - 2
- Level 3 - 3
- Level 4 - 4
- Level 5 - 5
- Level 6 - 6
The game promotion won an award by Sub TV for “Most Interesting New Competition.”
40,000 people have played the game and the video received over 3.5 million views on Youtube.com as of February 7, 2012.
Tyrkisk Peber is Danish for "Turkish Pepper” and is a strong liquorice and pepper candy, made by the Finnish company Fazer. It was originally invented by Per Fjelsten of the Danish company Perelly in 1976. The company was later obtained by Fazer.
The game site contains a brief description of the Volcano candy, translated here from Finnish to English:
TURKISH PEPPER VOLCANO
Completely new soft Tyrkisk Peber Volcano contains taste buds burning lava filing. There are two challenging flavors in the bag: spicy soft licorice (brown) and sharp burning salty licorice (black). It is a three-flame product. Do you dare to taste? Turkish Pepper is anything but tame and reserved ....
An animated commercial for the promotion was released and can be seen here:
- The Boomerang Bird, Orange Bird, Pink Bird, Big Brother Bird, and King Pig don't appear in the game.
- This game uses sprites from the Angry Birds Chrome.
- The game features three new object types:
- The TPV Explosive
- The TPV Stone
- The Fazer Box.