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The Angry Birds Movie trailer introduces us to Red, Chuck, Bomb, and Pigs

By Daniel Perez, Sep 23, 2015 8:39am PDT

The first trailer for next year's The Angry Birds Movie has been released, and it introduces a number of notable characters, including those villains, the Pigs!


"I'm with virus and rosewood, that was bad, and not in the Michael Jackson meaning of the term."

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Shack Reels: Angry Birds 2 Interview with Rovio

By Shack Staff, Jul 31, 2015 9:30am PDT

We attended Rovio's launch party for Angry Birds 2 where they talk to us about the inclusions of boss battles, new features, and more.


"I don't think its built that way. I'm finding the limits really frustrating."

- baron calamity see all 3 comments

Angry Birds 2 coming this month, stretches definition of the number 'two'

By Steve Watts, Jul 16, 2015 7:05am PDT

That's right, the long wait is over. They're making a second Angry Birds game! 


"You know what I've always wanted? Multiplay battle angry birds: imagine a multiplayer game where ..."

- kaddar0 see all 2 comments

Angry Birds VR shown running on Samsung Gear VR

By Daniel Perez, May 13, 2015 8:40am PDT

Rovio has developed and shown off a VR version of its popular mobile game, Angry Birds.


"Super casual mobile game developed for high-end niche VR market. I don't know, seems weird. "

- atom519 see all 4 comments

Angry Birds Epic is a turn-based RPG spin-off

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 12, 2014 11:30am PDT

With Angry Birds Epic, Rovio is turning the series into a turn-based role-playing game.


"Also you kind of just tattled on me with the "personal attack" verbiage. That was your way of ..."

- [fry] see all 17 comments

Angry Birds Stella announced, coming this fall

By Steve Watts, Feb 13, 2014 7:10am PST

Rovio has announced another Angry Birds spin-off, this time with a pink lady bird taking the lead. Angry Birds Stella is scheduled to launch this fall, though the company tiptoed around stating what the game actually is.


"I forecast that this is where my nephew jumps off of the Angry Birds bandwagon. He'll probably ..."

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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.


"I doubt angry birds slippers, posters, backpacks, trapper keepers, pajamas, and $50 copies of ..."

- jingletard see all 13 comments

Angry Birds Go! on iOS and Android today

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 11, 2013 1:00pm PST

Angry Birds Go! is now available on iOS and Android devices. It's the franchise's first foray into kart-racing territory. It is, as Rovio points out, the first time Angry Birds has ever been rendered in 3D.


"Yeah this game sucks. IAP is overboard. They even added energy to it. "

- chuck577 see all 9 comments

Angry Birds games getting 'Zombie Pigs' for Halloween

By Steve Watts, Oct 22, 2013 9:00am PDT

Rovio is Halloweening its Angry Birds properties, with "Zombie Pigs." New stages with the zombie swine were added to Bad Piggies last week, and a tournament will kick off in Angry Birds Friends tomorrow.


Angry Birds Go! kart racing revealed

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 15, 2013 8:00am PDT

Rovio has been teasing Angry Birds Go! since June, but only today finally confirmed what everyone suspected: it's a kart racer. Arriving on December 11, it'll send birds and pigs kareening downhill, collecting coins and power-ups. Like with Angry Birds Star Wars II, you can ...


"Amazing how they've parlayed this dumb fucking game into all kinds of stupid shit. Wonder if ..."

- rtricoche see all 9 comments

Multiplayer in Angry Birds Star Wars shown off, not very exciting

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 21, 2013 10:30am PDT

In spite of the countless sequels and spin-offs, Angry Birds has never featured multiplayer. That's about to change with the upcoming console version of Angry Birds Star Wars.


Angry Birds Star Wars 2 figures use QR codes, not NFC

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 19, 2013 2:30pm PDT

Angry Birds Star Wars 2 takes a page from Skylanders by connecting the game to real-world toys. But how does it work?


Angry Birds Star Wars coming to consoles and handhelds October 29

By Steve Watts, Jul 18, 2013 9:00am PDT

Angry Birds Star Wars is coming to consoles and handhelds on October 29. It will add 20 new stages, console-specific features, and multiplayer modes.