Entries in 'angry birds' (17)

Rovio teams up with Room to Read to promote global literacy

Rovio teams up with Room to Read to promote global literacy


Players of Angry Birds Epic are now able to donate to literacy charity Room to Read by buying an in-game item.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 19th 2014 at 1:40PM in News
Angry Birds Transformers toys priced and dated

Angry Birds Transformers toys priced and dated

Rovio’s extensive toy line that will accompany the upcoming Angry Birds Transformers has been priced and pictured for the first time.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 22nd 2014 at 10:02AM in News
One shall stand, one shall fall as Angry Birds Transformers rolls out

One shall stand, one shall fall as Angry Birds Transformers rolls out

The rapid expansion of the Angry Birds universe is continuing with news of yet another new brand to the IP.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 16th 2014 at 1:37PM in News
Rovio launches experimental publishing arm LVL11, first game Retry available now

Rovio launches experimental publishing arm LVL11, first game Retry available now

Angry Birds creator Rovio has launched a new publishing arm designed to bring more experimental titles to the smartphone games market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 7th 2014 at 2:16PM in News

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Rovio profits cut in half during 2013

Rovio profits cut in half during 2013

Angry Birds studio Rovio saw little growth in revenue and a significant dip in profits last year, the company's annual financial report reveals.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 28th 2014 at 10:52PM in News
Rovio reveals new medieval-themed Angry Birds

Rovio reveals new medieval-themed Angry Birds

Rovio has unveiled a new addition to the Angry Birds franchise, releasing a short medieval-themed video teasing the new effort.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 9th 2014 at 11:00PM in News
Rovio denies sharing Angry Birds user data with NSA, GCHQ

Rovio denies sharing Angry Birds user data with NSA, GCHQ

Rovio has denied the report that its popular mobile franchise Angry Birds was utilized as a tool by government spy agencies, including the US National Security Agency and UK's Government ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 29th 2014 at 7:08AM in News
NSA and British government snooping on Angry Birds players

NSA and British government snooping on Angry Birds players

Angry Birds is the latest game to become embroiled in the international government spying scandal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 28th 2014 at 10:48AM in News

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As many people play Angry Birds every month as are registered on Twitter

As many people play Angry Birds every month as are registered on Twitter

Rovio CMO Peter Vesterbacka has outlined the scale of not only Angry Birds’ achievements, but also its ambitions for the ‘century’ ahead.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 21st 2014 at 3:01PM in News
Angry Birds and Rio partner up again

Angry Birds and Rio partner up again

Rovio's enraged avians are getting a Rio makeover to mark the launch of Rio 2. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Dec 20th 2013 at 3:40PM in News
Rovio talks localisation, educational content for Angry Birds in India

Rovio talks localisation, educational content for Angry Birds in India

Rovio is looking to expand the influence of its Angry Birds franchise in India, and has hinted at localised content revolving around Bollywood and cricket.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Oct 17th 2013 at 8:34AM in News
Directors named for Angry Birds movie

Directors named for Angry Birds movie

Rovio has revealed that the upcoming 3D Angry Birds movie will be directed by animation veterans Fergal Reilly and Clay Kaytis.

Billy Langsworthy
by Billy Langsworthy
on Oct 11th 2013 at 10:55AM in News

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Official Angry Birds theme park opens in China

Official Angry Birds theme park opens in China

A theme park based on Rovio’s Angry Birds series has opened in China.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 8th 2013 at 7:10AM in News
Ian 'Emperor Palpatine' McDiarmid lends voice to Angry Birds Star Wars II

Ian 'Emperor Palpatine' McDiarmid lends voice to Angry Birds Star Wars II

Strike me down with all of your hatred and your journey towards the dark side will be complete! Etc.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 27th 2013 at 3:37PM in News
Shelf space concerns as toy games go to war

Shelf space concerns as toy games go to war

Angry Birds and Pokémon are the latest big name franchise to take on Skylanders as the toy war heats up, but is there enough space to stock them all?

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 26th 2013 at 10:33AM in News
Angry Birds Star Wars will hit consoles November 1st

Angry Birds Star Wars will hit consoles November 1st

Rovio has confirmed Angry Birds Star Wars will debut on consoles this November.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Jul 18th 2013 at 12:01PM in News

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Angry Birds Trilogy catapulting to Wii and Wii U

Angry Birds Trilogy catapulting to Wii and Wii U

Shock news – there are formats on which Angry Birds has not yet been released.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 27th 2013 at 3:42PM in News