ACTIVISION PUBLISHING AND ROVIO BRING ANGRY BIRDS™ TRILOGY TO CONSOLE AND HANDHELD GAME SYSTEMS

28 th September, London – It’s time to take flight as Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) announced that the Angry Birds Trilogy video game is available today at retail outlets nationwide.  Built from the ground up in stunning HD graphics, gamers can experience Angry Birds like never before with the ultimate collector’s edition, a compilation of three award-winning titles: Angry Birds, Angry Birds Seasons and Angry Birds Rio Angry Birds Trilogy is available now for the Xbox 360 ® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft with Kinect™ for Xbox 360® compatibility, the PlayStation ®3 computer entertainment system with full PlayStation®Move support, and the Nintendo 3DS™ hand-held system.

With 150 hours of addictive gameplay, fans of all ages will fall in love with Angry Birds Trilogy .  This grand combination has all-new animated cut scenes and interactive backgrounds – all tailor-made in 1080p HD graphics with surround sound support.  The new collection of bird biographies, concept art and character sketches, and extra bonus content reinforces the striking look and feel of the Angry Birds franchise and gives gamers additional challenges as they climb the high-score leaderboards. 

Angry Birds Trilogy is a great new way to jump into awesome Angry Birds action.  Easy-to-learn controls allow gamers of all ages to get together in the comfort of their living room and fling these birds into the air with the push of a button.  Kinect for Xbox 360 and PlayStation Move support offers an all-new experience as gamers launch these iconic characters with simple hand-waving gestures. Additionally, Angry Birds comes to life in Stereoscopic 3D and allows for on-the-go challenges in StreetPass™ mode on the Nintendo 3DS™ system.

Angry Birds Trilogy is now available for Xbox 360 ® and PlayStation ®3 system and available for the Nintendo 3DS™ system and is rated PEGI 3+.

For more information, please visit www.activision.com.

About Rovio Entertainment Ltd.

Rovio Entertainment Ltd is an industry-changing entertainment media company headquartered in Finland, and the creator of the globally successful Angry Birds franchise. Angry Birds, a casual puzzle game, became an international phenomenon within a few months of its release, and is now the number one paid app of all time. Angry Birds have expanded rapidly in entertainment, publishing, and licensing to become a beloved international brand. Following this success, Rovio published Amazing Alex and is soon launching the brand new Bad Piggies game. www.rovio.com

About Activision Publishing, Inc.

Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision Publishing, Inc. is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and leisure products.

Activision maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Spain, Norway, Denmark, the Netherlands, Australia, South Korea, China and the region of Taiwan.  More information about Activision and its products can be found on the company’s website, www.activision.com.

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