Angry Birds Star Wars Hoth Level 3-20 Walkthrough

Star Destroyer dead ahead! Our strategy for Angry Birds Star Wars Hoth level 3-20 is to send Han Solo towards the blue planetoid, firing his blaster parallel to the top of the Star Destroyer to take out the three helmet pigs. Now send Obi-Wan immediately below the Star Destroyer, force pushing the front half up, taking out the smaller ship. Fling the second Obi-Wan beneath the blue planetiod and force push the heck out of the back part of Star Destroyer, breaking it into pieces. Use Chewie to pick up any stragglers and to rack up some points.

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Category: 03. Hoth, Angry Birds Star Wars, Walkthroughs
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Rank: Gold Flinger with 8255 points
By Cal010 (@cal010)Score: 171,290

First off, I got three stars at 138k.

Now, for a much better score:

Shot 1: Shoot down as many pigs as you can above the destroyer, your goal is to clear a path for Obi-Wan.

Shot 2: Shoot Obi-Wan to the back of the destroyer, pushing all the stuff into the TNT.

If this didn’t clear everything, use the next shots to clean up. I needed to use the second Obi-Wan to get rid of the two pigs in the top left.

Rank: Gold Flinger with 9325 points
By f91jsw (@f91jsw)Score: 175,680

That’s the strategy I came up with as well. I sent the second Obi-Wan to the lower tie-fighter and directed upward at impact. Score varies wildly but three stars is almost guaranteed. Usually, the TNT will push the top blaster somewhere to the top of the screen, and the second Obi-Wan will push the front blaster top the top left, and if lucky they will both be directed to the middle and cause a lot of extra destruction.

Rank: Sling God with 44210 points
By Kathy (@kathy)Score: 195,180

This is also the way i did it:) ty @Cal010 , the blasters took care of the rest:)

Rank: Sling God with 27530 points
By MVNLA2 (@mvnla2)Score: 207,980

Thanks @Cal010 and @f91jsw Came back to this after trying everything else, and finally got above average.

Rank: Sling God with 21155 points
By dmsral (@dmsral)Score: 188,970

I don’t got a monster score yet, but the timing to shoot Obi-Wan past the laser cannon is to launch him as soon as the the first of the 3 shots comes out of the cannon.

Rank: Well Traveled with 1920 points
By beaujack (@beaujack)

Most helpful advice ever. Finally 3-starred, no big deal, but on on way to free Jedi thingy. Ziggy is a cheap cyborg and Beaujack is worse.

Rank: Sling God with 27530 points
By MVNLA2 (@mvnla2)Score: 207,980

Finally got 3* on this following the video. Boy, this was hard. Will try higher score strats later. I tried them some, but they seemed even harder.

Rank: Master Slinger with 7205 points
By TruckDriver (@truckdriver)Score: 139,830

I’m with you on this one. These strats also seem to need a block of time to properly execute, which I don’t have at the moment. At least I got all the stars.

Rank: Flinger with 35 points
By WereWolf69 (@werewolf69)Score: 148,550

@TruckDriver, even with proper execution there’s no guarantee that the results will always be consistent, this level has undoubtedly taken me the longest to just barely 3 star it. Maybe in the near future I’ll come back and continue trying “Proper Execution”.

Rank: Sling God with 24085 points
By justpast40 (@justpast40)Score: 186,800

I agree with @mvnla2, boy was this a hard one, especially to get above average with the others scoring well over 200k. I too tried other strategies, but just couldn’t do it, so I reverted to the video to finally get an above average score of 174410 on Android phone. It’s many, many months after the initial release & it seems the power of the shots from Han Solo has increased. I almost gave up on the 166k I needed for an above average, but I lucked out & fortunately the level didn’t close too soon.

Rank: Sling God with 27530 points
By MVNLA2 (@mvnla2)Score: 207,980

@justpast40 — Did you see my comments below about Crazy Riders strat and video? You might want to try that, or maybe not.

Rank: Sling God with 24085 points
By justpast40 (@justpast40)Score: 186,800

@mvnla2, no actually, I didn’t see your comment below about the video. I tried watching the video before answering here, however my archaic Internet connection is so incredibly slow, it won’t load & I live on the east coast in the US using a supposedly reliable provider….absolutely unbelievable! Well I’ll eventually watch it.. thanks. I can see you did quite well with it.

Rank: Champion with 3095 points
By zwizdan007 (@zwizdan007)Score: 163,830

Here is on that requires luck and precision, but eventually can get you a monster score.

1. Han Solo between big destroyer and TIE fighter (wait for couple of seconds till fighter gets to rightmost position of his path) and shoot lazers into TNT.

2. Obi wan below first lazer gun on remains of big destroyer, push upwards and pray :-)

Got me 160990 so far…

Rank: Master Slinger with 6530 points
By ernor63 (@ernor63)Score: 196,310

That’s the way I’ve been shooting. Was close to break into 200k with two, had to settle for 196k/3

Rank: Champion with 3095 points
By zwizdan007 (@zwizdan007)Score: 163,830

Can you give me a hint on where to aim Obi, when to fire and direction?

Rank: Gold Flinger with 9325 points
By f91jsw (@f91jsw)Score: 175,680

I’ve tried that but it seems impossible to get that top blaster in a good position and its damage is required for really high scores.

Rank: Pig Leader with 10760 points
By PdB (@playdbird)Score: 182,470

I just used this “back door blaster” method to 2 bird the level and get 170K. My personal high of 182K came by using an approach similar to the ABN video and used four birds.

Rank: Pig Leader with 10760 points
By PdB (@playdbird)Score: 182,470

The biggest drawback of the back door blaster is that the top laser turret usually gets pushed up into the top ice planet and is useless after a few blasts.

Rank: Avian Overlord with 19090 points
By Bird Tester (@bird-tester)Score: 195,350

Yes, this way I discovered. Hard to explode TNT because this is shooting backward and hand somewhat obscured. I find so taping little faster and lower works. After some try 147.130 (1 or 2 B – don’t remember). Two levels for me to go (3-19 and 3-14) when I sit at 2 stars :(.

Rank: DaBomb with 460 points
By CreeJedi (@creez)Score: 171,530

A mad ending to Hoth! I just go for the blasters to self damage, as u do when they around.

C-3PO: The odds of successfully surviving an attack on an Imperial Star Destroyer are approximately…
Leia: Shut up!

By Gavin

168060 Points.

Don’t ASK me HOW but I did it. The first two birds just hitted more than perfect and the lasers did the rest

Here’s a picture of the score

http://img715.imageshack.us/img715/6244/angrybirdsrekord.png

Rank: DaBomb with 460 points
By CreeJedi (@creez)Score: 171,530

LoL ;)

Rank: Sling God with 27530 points
By MVNLA2 (@mvnla2)Score: 207,980

@AMSlimfordy @Sal9 — Just got to ask: The credits on this video say “created by Sal for AMSlimfordy.” Does that mean Sal beat Slim to 3* on this level? I notice that Slim is currently ahead of Sal in points.

Rank: Sling God with 32110 points
By AMslimfordy (@amslimfordy)Score: 162,620

No. It means the video was my gameplay but @Sal9 was kind enough to edit for me.

Rank: Master Slinger with 6975 points
By DonnMega (@donnmega)

182k w/2 but there is a 1-birder here, have had 1 pig left after first several times. scores vary wildly on this level as it all comes down to how much damage is done with the blasters. wait for lasers to cross over top of sling and then send Han straight up, slightly before he exits the screen tap on the tnt. scores can be as low as 60k but commonly over 100k. GL.

http://angrybir.de/YzLxvq

Rank: Gold Flinger with 9830 points
By Chris (@chriss)Score: 165,030

But the tnt does not explode.

Rank: Pig Leader with 10760 points
By PdB (@playdbird)Score: 182,470

I can see how this might work, but I too could not get the three blaster shots to hit the TNT from that angle.

Rank: Hardened with 735 points
By Odie (@odie)Score: 199,950

15 minutes of trying… no luck. Not even close to TNT exploding. Every so often a blaster shot makes it through the tower, but the shot is not close to hitting TNT.

Do you have more guidance?

Rank: Gold Flinger with 9830 points
By Chris (@chriss)Score: 165,030

If you really want to explode the tnt first (which does not automatically lead to a better score), you can also shoot the yellow bird like this:
https://www.angrybirdsnest.com/members/chriss/album/picture/2108/
It might be easier. For me at least it’s easier.

By Neb42

score: 190,120. I blew up the TNT with the first (yellow) bird, then detonated a bomb bird underneath the left side pig laser. After many tries I ended up with both pig lasers firing into the wreckage. This was one of my favorite bird episodes because there’s more than one way to earn three stars,. It took a lotmof tries to earn the posted score.

Rank: Avian Overlord with 15050 points
By Gambit040706 (@gambit040706)Score: 185,530

I know this is a little late, but this strategy does not go with this level me thinks. No bomb bird in this level.

Rank: Sling God with 29810 points
By catsnbirds (@catsnbirds)Score: 193,180

@gambit040706 I believe Neb42 is referring to Obi-Wan, bomb bird in Star Wars form.

Rank: Master Slinger with 7235 points
By AngerManagement (@angermanagement)Score: 162,220

Not sure if anybody has noticed but the level that was advertised on the luke and leia gameplay video(http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=0Yq9idnT1OM), has not yet been in the first 17-on land- levels. So, unless this was a level on the beta version, deleted, so they put it on the advert, or it could mean that we will definately be seeing more on land levels in the next Hoth update!!! Which I personally think is good as I prefer Seasons, Original and Rio to Space, still love Space though, don’t get me wrong, looking forward to the next 20 episodes.

Rank: Champion with 3935 points
By greatleo (@greatleo)Score: 201,590

Just managed to set the top score of 201,590 points, eclipsing @ernor63‘s score by more than 5,100 points.

In the spirit of the upcoming Christmas holiday, here’s how I did it:

First, thanks to @cal010 for the tactic of “clearing the way”. That ultimately led me to the refinement resulting in the high score. Like Cal’s method, this too is low-probability, high-reward, but I believe it’s a higher probability.

Abbreviations:
SD: Star Destroyer
USS: Upper small ship
LSS: Lower small ship

A brief digression: using Cal’s method, my score rose to the mid-160’s and then 171k, where I hit a plateau. Along the way, though, it became obvious that high scores resulted when Obiwan’s force caused the top cannon to rotate at the SD itself and destroy it. But this tactic had several problems. I’ll address them later, because first I want to give my refinement.

1) This part is Cal’s tactic. Aim Han at the leftmost TIE fighter. Avoid the cannon fire by releasing Han when the blaster fire crosses the path of the aiming dots. As Han passes above the bow of the SD fire his blasters horizontally to the right at the first triangle of the SD’s superstructure. The blaster fire will pop the left two helmet pigs and then ricochet to take out the TIE fighter below the blue planetoid (at 5 o’clock). The third helmet pig will probably also bite the dust. Meanwhile Han collides with the TIE fighter and destroys it. The USS takes some damage.

2) Here’s the refinement: Aim Obiwan in the general direction of the rightmost helmet pig in the USS (or where he used to be). Avoid the blaster fire from the cannon. As Obiwan passes above the cannon, force-push downward. You need to get a feel for the right distance: if you’re too far, the cannon doesn’t move enough, and if you’re too close the cannon is destroyed by the force. Once you get it right you hope that the cannon moves down and rotates to point at the SD’s superstructure. Most of the SD’s pieces are concentrated here, and it’s where you’ll get the most damage points. Also, if the cannon moves down far enough, the LSS will be in the line of fire.

That’s it.

In the first 50 tries I got a few scores in the mid-160’s and in the low 170’s. That was very encouraging. On the final try, the cannon moved down and off the screen, rotated itself perfectly, and for a little while moved slowly to the right. The LSS was quickly shredded. The SD superstructure was in the line of fire next and blasted to pieces. Ricochets flying everywhere… pigs squealing. (Oops. In space no one can hear you squeal). One of the ricochets detonated the TNT, which forced more flotsam into the line of fire: more points!

Meanwhile the right pig from the USS survived. I think the blue planetoid protected it from a lot of ricochets. This was crucial since it permitted all of the cannon fire to accumulate points.

OK, this is already very long, but I want to get to the problems with Cal’s first method.

The upper cannon is simultaneously close to the upper planet, close to blue planetoid and close to the main body of the ship. Because of this, most of the time:

1) It ends up sucked into the gravity field of the upper planet, or …

2) It ends up pointing at the blue planetoid, or …

3) It destroys itself with a ricochet, or …

4) The TNT would detonate, the cannon would get hit by debris, again resulting in 1, 2, or 3, or …

5) It would end up uselessly pointing off into space, usually after an all-too-short period of blasting the SD.

This refinement completely eliminates 1 and 4, and greatly reduces the odds of 2 and 3. It has the same bad odds as 4.

Rank: Explosive with 2340 points
By dark cloud (@dark-cloud)Score: 192,360

Wow, great strat and writeup @greatleo. I’m currently at 173,700 and I feel lucky to get that high. I’ve been playing this a lot and it’s been somewhat discouraging. It’s nice to see a fresh strat that looks like a solid one. I’ll be working on this to see if I can get any improvement.

Rank: Champion with 3935 points
By greatleo (@greatleo)Score: 201,590

Thanks, @dark-cloud. I can add a few more refinements. My philosophy is, you’re going to be trying this a couple hundred times, so do whatever you can to improve your odds.

Here’s how I try to rotate the cannon:
Just to the right of the cannon is a small rectangular block. On the underside of the SD, below and slightly to the left of that block, is a longer block. Imagine a line between the centers of the two blocks. Aim Obiwan so that he’ll pass a little below the blue planetoid. As he passes the imaginary line, push the force downward along that line. With practice you’ll be able to get a nice rotation to the cannon.

Often the TIE fighter below the cannon gets in the way and spoils a beautiful force push. TIE fighters rotate about a point just above the “head”. The fighter is farthest away from the cannon when it’s at the 4:30 point in its rotation. Time your launch of Obiwan so the cannon is pushed when the fighter is farthest away, and you’ll have a better chance at an enjoyable shot.

Finally, on the very first shot with Han at the TIE fighter, it often happened that a piece of fighter debris would float off to the left and get in the way of the next shot. The debris is always a piece of vertical stabilizer from the fighter. Wait a second or two and time the first shot so the fighter is more or less horizontal. Han will hit the stabilizer and destroy it, and the other stablizer will fly off to the right and out of the way.

Rank: Boss Hog with 13545 points
By carman5912 (@carman5912)Score: 183,000

Thanks for the great method. I just bumped my high score up by 31k. Thanks again.

Rank: Champion with 3935 points
By greatleo (@greatleo)Score: 201,590

It’s such a rush when that happens…

Rank: DaBomb with 250 points
By AlphaJolt (@alphajolt)Score: 191,240

Did this, boosted my score by about 39k and ended with 191,240. I love this level and will be going for a higher score. Thanks for the tip!

Rank: Champion with 3935 points
By greatleo (@greatleo)Score: 201,590

@alphajolt, since you’re going to continue trying to increase your score, I’d recommend reading the comments below from @alo10w and from @odie. Both of them made nice refinements to my method that clear obstructions out of the way and also make it easier to control the spin on the cannon. Together, that results in high scores.

I haven’t played this level in weeks now, but using those two, I’ve gotten at least one 198k, several 195k scores, and a bunch in the upper 180k and 170k range.

Rank: Gold Flinger with 8570 points
By Kartflyer (@kartflyer)Score: 173,270

This took an hour to master the trajectories, but I literally rejoiced to see my score increase by 36k! Thanks for the great strategy @greatleo!!! :D

Rank: Champion with 3935 points
By greatleo (@greatleo)Score: 201,590

Your welcome @kartflyer. Below you can see improvements to the method by @alo10w and @odie. I believe the method from @odie gives the best chance of a nice rotation of the cannon. I worked with it for a few hours, and got a couple of scores in the mid 190k’s, one at 198k, and a few in the 180’s.

Rank: Fling King with 4525 points
By Ozzman (@ozzman)Score: 204,880

204,880 using this method – lower laser completely wiped out the SD and LSS but the ricochets only popped the rightmost pig on the USS, so had to send a second Obi-Wan to push the remains of the USS and the last pig into the path of the upper laser.

Rank: Sling God with 44210 points
By Kathy (@kathy)Score: 195,180

Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! @greatleo :) and @cal010 great strat
Took 4 ever 2 days of straight flinging lol but definitely the highest scoring:)
I tried all the strats on this page..this is THE One!! :)

Rank: Master Slinger with 7445 points
By DrRoadRunner (@peter-fanning)

Thanks @greatleo, after hours around 181k, your strategy got me into the top 10! Thanks heaps.

Rank: Champion with 3935 points
By koriakin (@koriakin)Score: 195,240

Thanks for the refinement after being stuck around 184 k it beamed meí ½your refine event after being stuck in the .mid 180 k. I in teased the score to 195k…

Rank: Fling King with 4460 points
By alo10w (@alo10w)Score: 198,900

Many thanks to greatleo and others.

I will condense my own strategy.

Bird 1. Lowest, nearest dark metorite. Bump it out of the way. Leave structure untouched.

Bird 2. Fly over the nearest cannon and push down about midaway through the pig to move the canon.

To explain – bird one is irrelevant. Bird two is critical.

Thw entire plan here is to get the canon to turn – firing into the main structure at about a 45 degree angle so it destroys as much as possible at an angle that prevents shots rebounding back into the canon. If you are lucky – you will sit back and watch the TNT explode.

Practice Practice Practice

This is repeatbale. There is 200k here.

Merry Christmas all and thanks to everyone for the tips on this excellent game.

Rank: Fling King with 4460 points
By alo10w (@alo10w)Score: 198,900

D’oh.

just to explain Bird 1 again.

Bumping the meteorite means the canon is freer to rotate after firing Bird 2.

the name of the game here is to destory as much infratruture as possible.

Rank: Champion with 3935 points
By greatleo (@greatleo)Score: 201,590

Well done, @alo10w. I’ve already gotten a low 170k and a 182k score using your method. Compared to mine, it seems to permit better control over spinning the cannon into position. Perhaps the

I also think yours is just an easier way to get 3 stars than the walkthrough.

For bird 1, you wrote “lowest, nearest …”. Did you mean “largest, nearest”? The lowest meteor is not the nearest one. Things work out well taking out the largest/nearest one.

Just before hitting the meteor, I also blast the TIE fighter just below the SD. It sometimes gets in the way of the spinning cannon. If you hit it when it’s horizontal (i.e. right-side up or upside down), it’s completely destroyed with minimal disruption of the SD.

Rank: Fling King with 4460 points
By alo10w (@alo10w)Score: 198,900

Thank you for your comments greatleo. I meant the largest nearest. Such is the task of a non-video descrition. I agree totally with your method on the tie fighter. Congrats on your fine score.

Rank: Boss Hog with 14055 points
By Crazy Rider (@crazy-rider)Score: 199,190

I used this strat (more or less) for a 199k 3-birder. even if the 2nd bird was almost perfect, I had to use a 3rd to destroy the upper left ship. maybe if i used the 1st bird to get the pigs there I would have had a better score, but we’ll never know because the results are really random.
Anyway, here’s the video :
http://youtu.be/eVS5bRHiYXU
Hope it helps !

Rank: Fling King with 4460 points
By alo10w (@alo10w)Score: 198,900

Sweet – Nice post @crazy-rider

Rank: Champion with 3935 points
By greatleo (@greatleo)Score: 201,590

You’re video is awesome. It should help a lot of folks figure out why this is such a great tactic.

Rank: Sling God with 28515 points
By HallieGinSB (@hallieginsb)Score: 203,700

@crazy-rider Thanks so much for the video. This one should earn you the Buster Keaton badge all on its own! At the risk of stating the obvious, the only observation I can add to this strat is to be sure on the first shot that the meteor hits and breaks apart the snow/ice ball below and to the right of it – otherwise, that snow/ice ball also gets in the way of the spinning cannon on the second shot.

Rank: Debriefed with 1285 points
By underthegarden (@underthegarden)Score: 149,190

Oh my gosh, that helped immensely. Thank you.

Rank: Sling God with 44210 points
By Kathy (@kathy)Score: 195,180

Ahhh @Kimmiecv congrats!! I’m driving myself crazy on this didn’t see crazy-rider video ty for theppost..I’ll check it now:) oh man just in the nick of time!!! Seriously I’ve been trying for hours!!! Couldn’t remember how i did it b4…

Rank: Gold Flinger with 9940 points
By kimmiecv (@kimmiecv)Score: 197,600

@Kathy his video makes All the difference!! You’ll get it for sure now!! :)

Rank: Gold Flinger with 9940 points
By kimmiecv (@kimmiecv)Score: 197,600

@crazy-rider thank you so much for the video! Made 9K plus with your expert help!! For sure the badge should be awarded to you for all the videos you put out to help us Nesters!! :)

Rank: Master Slinger with 6495 points
By Annifrid (@annifrid)

Thanks for the video @Crazy-Rider, helped a lot!

Rank: Sling God with 37545 points
By comex666 (@comex666)Score: 197,010

197010/3
many thx to @crazy-rider for the great video
here for me the same

Rank: Boss Hog with 14875 points
By swellD (@swelld)Score: 196,770

Thanks @alo10w for the strat!

Rank: Sling God with 38665 points
By karen68 (@karen68)Score: 201,570

@alo10w thank you for a great strategy, & a huge thank you @crazy-rider for sharing your video, what a difference it makes to see it play out. It still took a whole lot of tries & I needed the 3rd bird to get the last pig in the upper left ship.

Rank: Sling God with 27530 points
By MVNLA2 (@mvnla2)Score: 207,980

@alo10w @crazy-rider @greatleo — Thank you all!!!!! I never wanted to try this level again, but when I saw Crazy Riders’ video, I thought why not. Was just about to conclude that trying any longer was a stupid waste of time, when Whoot! Almost everything, except 1 pig on upper left was destroyed! Boy, is that fun to watch! However, I can’t give any additional hints, just that you try over and over, watch Crazy Riders video umpteen times, and if you are lucky (which I’m usually not) you will eventually get it. Spent much less time this go round than first time getting above average.

Rank: Sling God with 27530 points
By MVNLA2 (@mvnla2)Score: 207,980

Oh yes, it was more than a 40K increase!! How often do you get that starting above average?

Rank: Out of this World with 2550 points
By Aman (@amandeep)

196400 w/3 Birds.
Thanks @alo10w for great strat!! :)
And also @Crazy-Rider ,Thanks for video.
I’d used three Birds. I used the third bird to destroy the upper left spaceship like structure, where the two pigs sit. When TNT sxploded, the top ‘Laser gun’ went to north. Otherwise, it could be two-birder for 200k+.
Fun Level!! ;)

Rank: Out of this World with 2510 points
By brave1966 (@brave1966)

Egad! Another boss level before the real boss level!

I’ve 3-starred it using Han and 1st Obi-Bomb both below and both above the Destroyer with 2nd Obi-bomb and 1st Chewie for cleanup.

The more destruction you can get by rotating those lasers, the better.

Rank: Hardened with 735 points
By Odie (@odie)Score: 199,950

Thank you @greatleo for the technique. I was a bit pissed the level didn’t give me 50 more points to reach 200K. I was micro-pixels from a 2-birder; which cost me 10K points because I had to shot a 3rd bird. Perhaps I’ll try again another day.

Here’s my modification to @greatleo ‘s technique.

The key is for the left gun to turn and float to the right with downward movement, in a controlled manner.

Use Hans to destroy the the Tie-fighter beneath the left gun. The Tie-Fighter blocks the gun’s destiny. Ensure the Tie-Fighter is more horizontal than vertical when it is destroyed to prevent its debris from moving the left gun. For my 199K score I did not use Han’s laser, I sent him on a suicide mission.

Aim Obi so the distance between him and the gun, when Obi is directly above the gun, is about equal to his body’s length (+/- a 1/4 body length).

Release Obi as 2nd of the 3 laser beams from the gun is above the sling. Obi’s path is almost directly at the gun so the timing of his release is a small window.

Once Obi has passed the gun’s barrel send his force to the RIGHT. Obi’s force extends at angles. By sending his force right, the angle from his force will place the gun in a CONTROLLED rotation and CONTROLLED float down and to the right. The difficult part is the specific time of to apply Obi’s force. The window for applying the force is about the time it takes Obi to travel half the length of the gun.

The method is difficult. HOWEVER when you see the laser eating the ships, pigs popping, and you release a ricochet is about blow the TNT… the smile on your face will say the effort was worth it.

May the force be strong in you.

Rank: Champion with 3935 points
By greatleo (@greatleo)Score: 201,590

@odie, both your and @alo10w have made nice improvements to my suggestion. I just scored 198,480 with two-birds using yours. They both work well. Yours has the advantage that you don’t have to wait for the upper TIE fighter to rotate into a nice position before launcing Obiwan. This makes it a bit easier to line up Obiwan nicely with a star to get a consistent distance to the SD before using the force. At this point its just a matter of time before my high score falls.

With my method it’s too hard to consistently control the spin.

To be honest, I think one of these two should be the official angrybirdsnest walkthrough method for this level.

Rank: Master Slinger with 5325 points
By ABcrazy (@abcrazy)Score: 206,920

Thanks for your great description Odie. It’s really hard to get the second shot just right. Most of the time it wouldn’t rotate enough or translate far enough to the right. But when it worked…… Sweet! Both times, I had only the leftmost bubble pig left & had to use a third bird.

Rank: Boss Hog with 14875 points
By swellD (@swelld)Score: 196,770

@odie I really appreciate you detailing your technique! I am however challenged apparently and cannot seem to figure out where exactly some key points are. When you release Obi you are pointing directly at the barrel or slightly above? I have been using a somewhat bright star just at the tip of the left gun as an aiming point for example.
When you say “Obi has passed the barrel” do you mean the very left tip of the muzzle or the entirety of the whole barrel I.e. over the round portion or in the middle of the barrel?
And lastly I get how to target to the right after you reach said point above but where exactly are you touching to aim the force? The bubble pig? In front of it? Below it? Behind? The ship itself? I cannot seem to find the repeatable point that seems to make it work. Any additional details, screen shots, diagrams or even stick figure drawings would be super appreciated!
I got my score thus far by sending Han underneath the SD and giving it the the ol’ Solo goose in the behind with the blaster.

Rank: Master Slinger with 5315 points
By bullets0000 (@bullet)Score: 157,060

Warning: for reference only. This is pure fluke.

1st bird (Han): Focused on the lower small ship.
2nd bird (Obi-Wan): Same trajectory as the 1st shot, activated the Force upwards to hit the upper small ship.
3rd bird (Obi-Wan): Straight ahead to the Destroyer, activated the Force just after his body hit the second Oink Fighter to the right. This is crucial, as this is to clear the path for the next shot.
4th bird (Chewie): Slightly higher than the previous shot, and successfully rotated the upper gun to about 7 o’clock. The gun essentially cleared almost everything …
5th bird (Chewie): … except for one Imperial at the lower chamber. So I shot Chewie at the pesky Imperial, and happened to ignite the TNT. (Man, that was HARD to ignite.)

Score: 154k, enough for 3 stars and – out of my expectations – unlocking Path of the Jedi episode!! (I used to think that this is unlocked only after 3-starring every single available level, including the bonuses. :P)

Let’s just hope 3-40 will be a bit less painful than this. *whew*

Rank: Flinger with 0 points
By TienShenLong (@)Score: 195,410

My 2 bird firing solution:

1- (Same as Branden’s one) Sling Han right below the Star destroyer and when you almost left the screen blow the TNT. (It’s possible to be one-birdie’s with LOTS of attemps!).

(BREAK TIME HERE RECOMMENDED… to let the active lasers, debris and inertia WORK for you and clear the level-screen for you)
(IF NOT)

2- Sling Obi directly to the semi-opened nose of the star destroyer and when passing the destroyer’s laser, use the force pointing to…
– (IF there is a TIE remaining near and bellow the moon, sorrounded by debris.) = FORCE DIRECTLY TO IT = FULL HORIZONTAL RIGHT
– (IF otherwise) = to the center/right/UP direction, depending on position and spread… SO, choose wisely

Rank: Sling God with 26055 points
By sal9 (@sal9)Score: 176,140

@tienshenlong Could you please avoid using caps (caps = shouting)
Thank You for sharing your strategies ;)

Rank: Sling God with 32110 points
By AMslimfordy (@amslimfordy)Score: 162,620

And unnecessary formatting / punctuation, Please.

Rank: Flinger with 0 points
By TienShenLong (@)Score: 195,410

Sorry for that guys. That was not my intent. Thanks for notice me.

Rank: Out of this World with 2710 points
By Herby (@herby)

The key is for the left gun to turn and float to the right with downward movement, in a controlled manner.

Use Hans to destroy the the Tie-fighter beyond the left gun.
Before Obi has passed the gun send his force down.
I needed many tries and a lot of luck.

Rank: Sling God with 32110 points
By AMslimfordy (@amslimfordy)Score: 162,620

I think yu may have a typo in your score, @herby. Perhaps 212 should be 202?

By Herby

No, the Score is right. I will send a Screenshot next week, because i am in france singe saturday.

By deathdealer

I have a 201,820. Obviously it requires some luck with the cannons, but I usually score low in the 160,000’s when I dont get lucky.

I shoot han just slightly above the front cannon and as he passes over it I shoot at the tower just below the second cannon. Han will hit the pigs in the bubbles with his body, and the shots will take out the bubble pig by the tower and ricochet into the tie fighter that hides behind the blue planet. Han will usually (and hopefully) end up crashing into those 3 pesky little antennas at the base of the tower, knocking them away. Aim the first jedi just slightly above hans previous path…..he should fly untouched and hit a little above where those antenna were knocked away into the thick part of the ship, close to where the 2 inside pigs are. Trigger your force blow just below the tnt area. It will blow the tnt and also crush the pig towards the back of the small ship below. If you’re lucky, the angle of the cannon after the blast will do some good extra damage. Send the second jedi towards the bottom ship and in a line that will take out the tie fighter and the next pig on the ship (the third pig on the bottom ship should be gone already from the force of the tnt hit previously). Use the force of this jedi as you pass below the front cannon, sending it up toward the top small ship. The force will send the cannon and some parts into the tie fighter and the two pigs on the top ship. The jedis path will hit that bottom tie fighter and the pig too. It will rarely destroy the cannon because the line you take isnt super close to the cannon. With a little luck here, the cannon will do some more damage to the parts to send your score higher. Everyone needs a little bit of luck with the cannons, but this way has worked best for me.

Rank: Fling King with 4460 points
By alo10w (@alo10w)Score: 198,900

Many thanks for this. It’s nice to have a stat that brings in thr top cannon.

Ps. As a general note. This is a score of 201k with 3 birds. Scores of 210k+ are achievable with two.

By ABFan

Thanks ABN.I´ve got 3-star with 149.610 in Hoth :D(One part of Hoth)

By BJM

Fire Han in a straight line between the destroyer and the small ship under it. Time it right to miss the Tie. Pass the destroyer and fire at the TNT, the blast will destroy most pigs

By Jason

Got the 3 stars. 161K

Rank: Sling God with 21285 points
By AngryAdvisor (@lesleyg)Score: 169,190

Oh My!!!! I thankfully have gotten above average and hope to not have to revisit this level! I didn’t read all the strats…my head was spinning ;-)

I finally managed it using @lazr method of waiting for the Tie-fighter on the bottom left to go far enough down to send Han under the main ship all the way straight across the bottom and tapping the tnt once he went passed it. This ignited tnt and damaged the whole right side as well as caused the top right lazer to get lodged on the very top right giant planet so that it was firing at the top left little ship. It got both pigs there. Wait it out and let the lazer finish ricocheting. The front left main ship remained.

Then I sent Obi-Wan as @greatleo described for his Obi shot. This took out the front left ship and the lazer worked out nicely to fire at some remaining debris. Thanks a bunch to both of you!!! I realize with practice, way higher scores are obtainable but that’s ok…maybe I will return…once I finish the update but more probable if it becomes a Challenge level. There’s too many other “Fun” ones to try for higher scores ;-)

Rank: Well Traveled with 1820 points
By Dr. Daryl (@king-bird)

3 Birds, Same Strat. In The Video
Got184180 On It
http://angrybir.de/XEkdqB

By PigsArePigs45

Somehow got 179,380 using 3 birds with the following strategy:

1. Wait 12-15 seconds, then launch Han below the biggest superstructure. Direct his blasters at the TNT. You must wait the 12-15 seconds to avoid collision with the TIE Fighter between the bottom two structures. About eight or nine pigs, including 2 TIE fighters, will kick the bucket.

2. Obi at a similar trajectory to Han, activate the force below the largest space ship. One to three more pigs eliminated.

3. Obi at any remaining debris with pigs nearby. For my 179k, there was quite a bit of debris after 2nd shot, but this one is simpler than the first 2 shots.

4. (Optional, if there is a lot of debris left) If needed, slam Chewie into the remaining debris, if there is a lot left from the first 3 shots.

By boops

Thank you Thank you Thank you-only method that worked for me 160,090

By Rubinski

201310…..got lucky with the first han solo as the suggestion at top states, somehow the left most laser gun got loose and turned around toward the star destroyer and just shot the heck out of it…one bird kill!!

By keikosman

Aim Han at the last pig in a bubble under the superstar destroyer. Release when his trajectory will allow you to line up a shot that shoots both the tie fighter and the first pig in a bubble.

Aim Obiwan under the superstar destroyer and past the lowest block on the bottom. Once past the block push the body of the SSD up. If lucky, this gets all the pigs and pushes the superstructure up, rotating the blaster under the planetoid and towards the first star destroyer.

If you’re extremely lucky the ricocheting of the lasers kills the rest of the pigs, destroys most of the metal structures, and hits the dynamite throwing the pieces back there into the gravity wells of the planets.

score 179,820

Rank: Sling God with 44210 points
By Kathy (@kathy)Score: 195,180

@Kimmiecv lol i know your an addict honey..but we are just getting averages right now..we gotta come back…get your butt in gear..lol great score:) this was one of the hardest..when you get to level 25 is finally a fun easy once:)

Rank: Gold Flinger with 9940 points
By kimmiecv (@kimmiecv)Score: 197,600

@Kathy I have no idea how I missed this the first time?! Crazyriders video helped oodles this time round! Even if I did go all out the first time, seems I had a bit more in me! LOL ;D

Rank: Avian Overlord with 16710 points
By thee-michelle (@thee-michelle)Score: 199,910

Use three birds.
At last I exceeded 180K points!
I intend to stretch it out still more!

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Rank: Avian Overlord with 16710 points
By thee-michelle (@thee-michelle)Score: 199,910

I use this start. Two birds.

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By Bart

214,750 on 3rd attempt ever with fluke gun shooting everything, best in 1,000 tries since….180k. Love this level!!!

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