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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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?


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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...


"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...


"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...


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

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