Entries in 'rovio' (10)

Rovio London

Rovio announces new London studio and new IP

Angry Birds studio Rovio has announced the creation of a new development arm dedicated to massively multiplayer online games. The new team will be based in London and work on ...

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jan 16th 2017 at 10:10AM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Stubbs leads new eSports Pro brand

MCV Jobs Weekly: Stubbs leads new eSports Pro brand

Newbay has launched new eSports Pro site, Orry to depart VideoGamer and Rovio hires senior product manager.

on Dec 8th 2016 at 10:30AM in News
War Child charity games bundle arrives next month on Steam

War Child charity games bundle arrives next month on Steam

A collection of new games from some of Europe’s biggest studios will launch next month, with all profits going to War Child.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 30th 2016 at 2:31PM in News
Peter Vesterbacka leaves Rovio

Peter Vesterbacka leaves Rovio

Angry Birds developer Rovio has taken another big hit, as long-time ‘brand ambassador’ and executive Peter Vesterbacka has announced his departure from the company.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jun 22nd 2016 at 12:31PM in News

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Interview: Rovio's million dollar Angry Birds comeback

Interview: Rovio's million dollar Angry Birds comeback

In its native Finland, Rovio means pyre. And for many years, thanks to the success of its Angry Birds brand, the company burned bright. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 9th 2016 at 2:20PM in News
Rovio backs augmented reality to boost High Street retail

Rovio backs augmented reality to boost High Street retail

Angry Birds creator Rovio says that High Street stores should use augmented reality (AR) to make shopping more fun. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 9th 2016 at 10:27AM in News
Rovio asks cinemagoers to get out their phone for post-credits to Angry Birds Movie

Rovio asks cinemagoers to get out their phone for post-credits to Angry Birds Movie

Post-credit scenes seem to have become a thing for lots of big-screen outings nowadays, but Rovio has put its own twist on it.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 29th 2016 at 2:34PM in News
Rovio: Angry Birds will be bigger than ever before

Rovio: Angry Birds will be bigger than ever before

Finnish games giant Rovio is spending millions to make Angry Birds a smash hit once again. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Apr 28th 2016 at 6:00AM in News

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Rovio Stockholm GM Oskar Burman quits

Rovio Stockholm GM Oskar Burman quits

Oskar Burman has stepped down from his position as GM of Rovio Stockholm.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Mar 8th 2016 at 4:17PM in News
Rovio spins off book publishing arm

Rovio spins off book publishing arm

Angry Birds owner Rovio has separated its book and comic publishing operations into a new affiliate company called Kaiken Publishing.

Andrew Wooden
by Andrew Wooden
on Feb 9th 2016 at 2:23PM in News