Angry Birds Series News


Angry Birds Star Wars 2 announced, coming September 19

By Steve Watts, Jul 15, 2013 8:15am PDT

Angry Birds Star Wars 2 is coming September 19. It will focus more on prequel characters, and let you scan in toys to the game.


Angry Birds Trilogy slings onto Wii and Wii U August 13

By Steve Watts, Jun 27, 2013 11:05am PDT

Angry Birds Trilogy will be hitting Wii and Wii U on August 13, Rovio has announced.


"Cool for the Wii U. Game & Wario has a mini game like it and it's entertaining."

- Pneum0 see all 4 comments

Simpsons, King of the Hill writer joins Angry Birds film

By Steve Watts, May 22, 2013 4:30pm PDT

Jon Vitti, a writer whose credits include The Simpsons Movie, The Office, and King of the Hill, will write a script for the Angry Birds movie due in 2016.


Bad Piggies 'Rise & Swine' free update out now

By John Keefer, May 08, 2013 5:00pm PDT

Bad Piggies, the arch-enemies of the Angry Birds, are back with a free update today. While it adds the usual new levels and kooky contraptions, it has also added a new feature where players can record and share their adventures.


"Expect the Windows version to be updated sometime early 2014..."

- Yxalitis see all 2 comments

Rovio revenues grew 101% in 2012

By Steve Watts, Apr 04, 2013 12:00pm PDT

Rovio reported its 2012 fiscal results, touting large revenue growth for the period spurred on by four new games and a booming consumer goods division.


"Are you thinking of Zynga perhaps? This is not the same company. "

- zehh see all 15 comments

Angry Birds Space floats onto Steam

By Steve Watts, Mar 07, 2013 1:00pm PST

Angry Birds Space has gone up on Steam, at a launch price of $3.99 through March 14.


"I'm curious if this will actually sell on steam. Remember when steam first came out and it had ..."

- ajvitaly see all 3 comments

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.


"Cash in while they can. I'm jealous of how a few people took something so simple and have ..."

- Entity see all 6 comments

Angry Birds Trilogy coming to Wii, Wii U

By Steve Watts, Feb 15, 2013 10:05am PST

Angry Birds Trilogy will be releasing for the Wii and Wii U sometime this year, Activision and Rovio have announced.


Angry Birds Rio free through January 24

By Steve Watts, Jan 18, 2013 2:00pm PST

Angry Birds Rio is free this week for iOS devices. The offer lasts through January 24.


"actually, Rio came out before either AB:Space or AB:Star Wars"

- MikkleThePickle see all 4 comments

Angry Birds Trilogy gets $5 'Anger Management' DLC

By Steve Watts, Dec 21, 2012 12:45pm PST

Angry Birds Trilogy has gotten an "Anger Management" DLC pack, which packages 130 stages for $4.99.


Angry Birds Star Wars now on Facebook

By Steve Watts, Dec 18, 2012 12:30pm PST

Angry Birds Star Wars has launched on Facebook as a free-to-play game with in-app purchases.


Angry Birds movie coming in 2016

By Steve Watts, Dec 11, 2012 12:15pm PST

Rovio has announced that it will produce, finance, and retain creative control over an Angry Birds movie adaptation coming in 2016. John Cohen (Despicable Me) and David Maisel (Iron Man) are serving as producer and executive producer, respectively.


"If Angry Birds is what it takes to get my mom to play video games, it's not worth it."

- Halen see all 21 comments

Angry Birds Star Wars trailer shows much more gameplay

By Steve Watts, Nov 05, 2012 3:30pm PST

A new Angry Birds Star Wars trailer gives a much longer look at gameplay, including new characters and powers, and the Angry Birds Space-styled stages.


"Should be called "Angry Cows" cause they're milking it dry. That said Day 1 please. :p"

- kaijuseijin see all 6 comments

Angry Birds Star Wars trailer shows first gameplay

By Steve Watts, Oct 29, 2012 12:45pm PDT

We got our first brief glimpse of Angry Birds Star Wars gameplay today in a new trailer.


"Where's the high fantasy one since every freaking game has to be that nowadays"

- BeowolfSchaefer see all 10 comments

Fake Bad Piggies PC app installs adware

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

A fake Bad Piggies application for Google Chrome promises to let users play the game for free, but instead installs adware and potentially compromises security.


"Actually you can get the original Angry Birds on Chrome for free, legitimately, so it's not too ..."

- Schnapple see all 3 comments