Angry Birds

PS3, PSP, XB360, WII, IPHONE, ANDROID / Puzzle / Release: Nov 30, 1999 / ESRB: U

Angry Birds being built 'for a hundred years'

By Steve Watts, Jan 22, 2014 11:00am PST

Angry Birds' evolution into a marketing juggernaut is part of a concentrated effort to make the brand last, according to chief marketing officer Peter Vesterbacka.

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Angry Birds cartoon series to launch in March

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 26, 2013 12:45pm PST

Angry Birds Toons is a new weekly animated series starring Rovio's money-making critters.

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Angry Birds Star Wars crossover teased

By Steve Watts, Oct 05, 2012 9:00am PDT

An Angry Birds image teases a partnership with Star Wars, and promises more details soon.

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Angry Birds partners with Philadelphia Eagles

By Steve Watts, Aug 28, 2012 11:00am PDT

Angry Birds is partnering with the Philadelphia Eagles football team to offer a new themed stage each week during the football season.

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Angry Birds adds Green Day characters and levels

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 20, 2012 11:00am PDT

Green Day has invaded yet another video game phenomenon: Angry Birds.

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Angry Birds updated with new levels, Retina support

By Steve Watts, Aug 03, 2012 4:30pm PDT

The original Angry Birds has updated with 15 new stages, a set of power-ups, and Retina support for the HD version.

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Angry Birds coming to consoles

By Steve Watts, Jun 07, 2012 1:15pm PDT

Angry Birds is apparently making the trek to more platforms, as an Activison teaser reel highlighted the game and a spokesperson commented on "HD consoles."

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Angry Birds hits 1 billion downloads

By Steve Watts, May 09, 2012 11:30am PDT

The Angry Birds series has surpassed one billion downloads, only six months after celebrating a milestone of half a billion.

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Rovio rejected $2 billion Zynga acquisition offer

By Steve Watts, Apr 17, 2012 4:45pm PDT

Zynga reportedly offered more than $2 billion for Rovio, but was turned down by the Angry Birds studio.

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Nintendo's Miyamoto praises Angry Birds

By Steve Watts, Apr 12, 2012 3:00pm PDT

Nintendo executive Shigeru Miyamoto extends some kind words to Rovio's Angry Birds, praising the controls, mixture of new and old game elements, and even saying he wishes he'd thought of it first.

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PlayStation Network 'Gamers Choice' winners announced

By Steve Watts, Mar 06, 2012 4:30pm PST

Sony announced the winners of its 2012 "Gamer's Choice" awards today, and will begin granting a week-long 30% discount (50% for PS+ members) later tonight with the PlayStation Store update.

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Rovio readies non-Angry Birds game; considers 3rd-party publishing

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 24, 2012 2:45pm PST

Angry Birds creator Rovio has a new non-Angry-Birds-themed game coming out in a "couple of months" and discusses its future, which may include 3rd-party publishing.

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Angry Birds Space coming March 22

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 17, 2012 10:30am PST

The Angry Birds empire continues to expand. Rovio has announced its next Angry Birds game: Angry Birds Space.

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Shack PSA: Angry Birds on Facebook today

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 14, 2012 7:00am PST

As promised, Angry Birds is now available on Facebook--just in case you can't get enough of the suicidal bird bombers on your iPhone, Android device, PS3, etc.

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KISS Angry Birds is becoming a thing

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 03, 2012 9:00am PST

Gene Simmons and KISS are the poster children of the term "selling out." It appears KISS will be collaborating with one of gaming's biggest brands--Angry Birds.

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