Angry Birds

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

Angry Birds launching onto Facebook next month

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 26, 2012 4:15pm PST

The Facebook version of Angry Birds is scheduled for a Valentine's Day launch and will offer new features not found in the mobile version of the game.

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Rovio IPO not launching in 2012

By Steve Watts, Jan 20, 2012 11:30am PST

This year is too early to launch a Rovio IPO, according to company marketing chief Peter Vesterbacka.

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Angry Birds celebrates second birthday with new update

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 09, 2011 4:40pm PST

To celebrate the 2nd anniversary of Angry Birds, Rovio is releasing new birthday-themed content, as well as some special "Birdday" events.

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Angry Birds: The Hunt for the Golden Pistachio launches today, optimized for Google Chrome

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 01, 2011 8:00am PST

Have you honed your Angry Bird skills? Good, because you'll be able to win prizes with the latest Rovio release: Angry Birds: The Hunt for the Golden Pistachio.

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Angry Birds reaches half a billion downloads

By Steve Watts, Nov 02, 2011 11:15am PDT

Angry Birds has reached the 500 million downloads milestone, just months after announcing 350 million.

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Angry Birds played by 30 million people per day

By Steve Watts, Oct 19, 2011 9:45am PDT

Angry Birds is played by 30 million people per day, according to North American general manager Andrew Stalbow.

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Angry Birds is top-selling PSN game of the year so far

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 18, 2011 2:45pm PDT

The PS3 is a powerful gaming rig, featuring tons of great downloadable exclusives, like PixelJunk Shooter 2. So no wonder the top-selling game on the PlayStation Network this year is... Angry Birds? Seriously?

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Angry Birds' Rovio self-valued at $1 billion, may seek IPO in 2012

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 13, 2011 6:30pm PDT

The developer of Angry Birds has revealed that it's valued at over $1 billion, and could file for an IPO as early as 2012.

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Angry Birds downloaded 350 million times

By Steve Watts, Sep 13, 2011 4:45pm PDT

Angry Birds has topped 350 million sales, and Rovio is looking into "entertainment partnerships" as they continue to focus on the mobile hit.

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Google+ games launch with Angry Birds, Bejeweled Blitz, and more

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 11, 2011 2:30pm PDT

The official Google blog has announced that games are now playable in Google Plus.

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Rovio considering console ports for Angry Birds

By Steve Watts, Jul 14, 2011 6:00pm PDT

Rovio's vice president of franchise development Ville Heijari talks about Angry Birds console ports, and reveals that the company is considering a variety of options for expanding the franchise.

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Angry Birds developer raises $42 million

By Jeff Mattas, Mar 10, 2011 5:00pm PST

Angry Birds developer Rovio raises $42M from investors and names Skype co-founder Niklas Zennstroem to its board.

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PlayStation Store Update Adds Angry Birds, MicroBot, Tetris and More

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 05, 2011 8:00am PST

It's a good week for addictive puzzlers in the PlayStation Store, as yesterday's weekly refresh of the digital shop added shiny new versions of...

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"Does PSN require an update every time they add new content? They can't just add new stuff on the ..."

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Best of 2010 Awards: Indie

By Shack Staff, Dec 29, 2010 9:00am PST

Indie: LIMBO 2010 was a fantastic year for independently developed games, with many of the category's front-runners providing some of year's...

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"Where the fuck is Minecraft in this list?! Every other publication had Minecraft as their ..."

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"Lightweight" Angry Birds Queued up for Android Devices

By Brian Leahy, Nov 18, 2010 10:50am PST

Rovio, the developer behind the wildly popular Angry Birds game, has apologized for performance issues across numerous Android handsets and brings...

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"I've got an HTC Hero, and it can be a slideshow. More importantly, there are many missing ..."

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