Ground Hog Day
Ground hog day
Release Date: September 27, 2012
Levels: 36 levels + 9 bonus levels
Episode No.: 1
Previous Episode: None
Next Episode: Rise And Swine
Game(s): Bad Piggies (game)

Ground Hog Day is the first episode in Bad Piggies. It has 36 levels plus 9 Cave levels.


The King Pig,a pig named Ross (formely called Freckled Pig until his name was revealed in The Angry Birds Movie), and Mechanic Pig notice a trio of Eggs faraway. The pigs open up a map to find their way to the eggs, only for it to be accidentally caught in a fan and torn to pieces. The Pigs must journey to recover all of the missing pieces of the map.

Introduced Items

  • Wooden Frame
  • Iron Frame
  • Wooden Wheel
  • Bellows
  • Fan
  • Steel Wheel
  • Soda Bottle (Black and Green)
  • Umbrella (Black and Mechanical)
  • TNT
  • Mini-Engine
  • Stonecutter Engine
  • V8 Engine
  • Unicycle wheel
  • Spring


  • The episode gets its name from how the main theme of Ground Hog Day being based on land locomotion, hence the "Ground" in the title, and the Pigs as the focus, which is how "Hog" is part of the title.
    • The episode's name is identical to Groundhog Day, a holiday celebrated February 2.