Our strategy for Angry Birds Star Wars Moon of Endor level 5-17 is to be sneaky and ignore the fancy new drum element. Instead, sneak Luke under the nearby branch and slice away at the tower beyond. Using the drum is very difficult to manage a 1-bird clear, while this method is more consistent. The score in the video below is 46,000.
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