Rovio News


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.


"It is disingenuous to consider the value of an entire company to be precisely equal to the ..."

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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.


"There are Angry Birds stuffed animals for sale in my grocery store."

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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.


"I'm sure I've downloaded angry birds for my SGS a dozen times or so... (I change roms a lot, ..."

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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.


"Though I sometimes enjoy playing this on my iPad while on the go, I can't see myself ever ..."

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Angry Birds Rio slingshots to 10M downloads

By Xav de Matos, Apr 04, 2011 11:15am PDT

On its official Twitter page, developer Rovio posted the mysterious phrase, "10 in 10 ... Angry Birds Rio breaking all records...


"Hey, thanks. Haters gonna hate. I've been doing this job too long to pay any attention to ..."

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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.


"Also, not every game needs to be what *you* want or what *I* want...and not every game is taking ..."

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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...


"Same here.. I have a Cliq... Happy to have gotten the 2.1 upgrade...but Angry Birds is a total ..."

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Angry Birds Coming to PSN, XBLA, and Wii; Multiplayer a Top Priority

By Brian Leahy, Nov 12, 2010 2:00pm PST

Rovio's Angry Birds, which is quite popular, will be coming to the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Wii, the company revealed at the first Social...


"Does anybody know the history of this game? Did they ripoff crush the castle or vice versa? ..."

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