Iron Maiden is now part of the Angry Birds franchise

Iron Maiden's mascot, Eddie, is now a part of the Angry Birds video game franchise. Starting October 18, gamers will be able to play as "Eddie the Bird" in the games Angry Birds Evolution. You'll only be able to draft him into your team for the two weeks following October 18, though. Further, during this period, the Angry Bird island will be iron maiden themed. Lastly, Iron Maiden plans to release a mobile RPG gamed called Iron Maiden: Legacy Of The Beast in 2018.