Entries in 'angry birds' (91)

Angry Birds lands at retail

Angry Birds lands at retail

The most popular game in the world is coming to retail.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Nov 10th 2011 at 8:20AM in News
Angry Birds downloads reach half a billion

Angry Birds downloads reach half a billion

Smash-hit game Angry Birds has been downloaded over half a billion times across various platforms, developer Rovio has announced.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Nov 2nd 2011 at 3:33PM in News
Rovio to open Angry Birds stores in China

Rovio to open Angry Birds stores in China

The mobile game phenomenon Angry Birds will get its own line of retail stores, developer Rovio has announced.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Nov 1st 2011 at 10:56AM in News
Angry Birds to hit the Olympics?

Angry Birds to hit the Olympics?

Today’s most iconic games franchise is about to gate crash the London 2012 Olympics, MCV understands.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Oct 28th 2011 at 7:55AM in News

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Angry Birds Flash edition on the way

Angry Birds Flash edition on the way

Rovio has built a new version of its smartphone games sensation Angry Birds that plays in Flash.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 5th 2011 at 3:15PM in News
Angry Birds books date with Singapore Grand Prix

Angry Birds books date with Singapore Grand Prix

Rovio is the first games developer to bring crowd gaming to the masses with its new Angry Birds title.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Sep 22nd 2011 at 11:16AM in News
Angry Birds costumes go on sale

Angry Birds costumes go on sale

Fans of Angry Birds can now embarrass themselves with a new range of themed Halloween outfits and headpieces.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 21st 2011 at 10:15AM in News
Angry Birds downloads reach 350m

Angry Birds downloads reach 350m

The wheels (or wings) show no signs of falling off the Angry Birds juggernaut anytime soon.

Stuart Dredge
by Stuart Dredge
on Sep 13th 2011 at 11:11AM in News

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Angry Birds hits Google+ before Facebook

Angry Birds hits Google+ before Facebook

Perhaps the biggest coup (or coop?) of today's introduction for Google+ is the fact the service boasts Angry Birds before Facebook.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Aug 12th 2011 at 10:09AM in News
Rovio chases 1bn users

Rovio chases 1bn users

Angry Birds developer Rovio has set itself the goal of attracting 1bn fans as it plans to crack the Chinese market.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 21st 2011 at 11:48AM in News
App Store game prices rise

App Store game prices rise

Apple has upped the cost of games and other downloads on the App Store platform.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 14th 2011 at 11:31AM in News
Angry Birds tops 250m downloads

Angry Birds tops 250m downloads

The phenomenon that is Angry Birds has now been downloaded 250 million times across all mobile platforms.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jun 16th 2011 at 11:15AM in News

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Casual smash hits coming to WP7

Casual smash hits coming to WP7

Some of the most popular casual games ever will be released on Windows Phone 7 over the next two months.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on May 19th 2011 at 3:21PM in News
200m downloads for Angry Birds

200m downloads for Angry Birds

Rovio's world-dominating Angry Birds mobile IP has passed another huge milestone – 200 million total downloads across the world.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 19th 2011 at 9:29AM in News
10m downloads for Angry Birds Rio

10m downloads for Angry Birds Rio

The latest edition of Angry Birds has soared past ten million downloads just ten days after its release, the game’s developer has claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 4th 2011 at 12:47PM in News
It's Angry Birds Rio, not Rio: Angry Birds

It's Angry Birds Rio, not Rio: Angry Birds

Last week saw the release of the third Angry Birds game, Rio. The game is themed around a new Fox family CG film about kidnapped birds made by the Ice ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 30th 2011 at 9:00AM in News

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Meet Rovio's Peter Vesterbecka

Meet Rovio's Peter Vesterbecka

There have been few transformations as dramatic as that experienced by Angry Birds. But how did Rovio do it?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 29th 2011 at 3:34PM in News
Angry Birds gets Hollywood-sized marketing budget

Angry Birds gets Hollywood-sized marketing budget

The next game from Finnish studio Rovio may just outshine Q1’s biggest boxed game releases when it releases movie tie-in Angry Birds Rio next week.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 18th 2011 at 8:13AM in News
Angry Birds tops 100m downloads

Angry Birds tops 100m downloads

Angry Birds has now been downloaded more than 100 million times, according to Rovio Mobile marketing exec Peter Vesterbacka, speaking on a panel at the SXSW conference in Austin, Texas.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 14th 2011 at 12:34PM in News
GDC11: Angry Birds approaches 100m

GDC11: Angry Birds approaches 100m

The iPhone phenomenon Angry Birds is feasibly close to being downloaded 100 million times, an exec from the game’s creator has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 1st 2011 at 8:11AM in News
Smurf’s Village to topple Angry Birds?

Smurf’s Village to topple Angry Birds?

Capcom’s Smurf’s Village could soon overtake Angry Birds in the iOS charts as the game that generates the most revenue.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Feb 10th 2011 at 12:00PM in News
Angry Birds flying to 3DS

Angry Birds flying to 3DS

Nintendo 3DS owners will be able to download a digital version of Angry Birds later this year.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Feb 7th 2011 at 2:21PM in News
Angry Birds cartoon in the works

Angry Birds cartoon in the works

The Angry Birds will soon be flying onto screens in a new animated form.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jan 19th 2011 at 10:31AM in News
Retail ready for Angry Birds boom

Retail ready for Angry Birds boom

The most popular iPhone game of all time is flocking from handhelds to the High Street.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jan 19th 2011 at 10:01AM in News