Entries in 'rovio' (22)

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 Stella arrives, isn't 'just for girls' says Rovio

Angry Birds Stella arrives, isn't 'just for girls' says Rovio

The latest entry in the ever-successful Angry Birds series is now available to download on iOS and Android.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 4th 2014 at 2:02PM 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

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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
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
VIDEO: Angry Birds Epic gets gameplay trailer

VIDEO: Angry Birds Epic gets gameplay trailer

Rovio has released the first gameplay footage for recently revealed turn-based RPG Angry Birds Epic.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 17th 2014 at 11:54AM 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

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Rovio: 'We must do free-to-play ethically'

Rovio: 'We must do free-to-play ethically'

Angry Birds creators Rovio says it is crucial that parents are made aware of the costs in free-to-play games.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Feb 21st 2014 at 12:32PM in News
Rovio reveals Angry Birds Stella

Rovio reveals Angry Birds Stella

A new instalment in the Angry Birds franchise has been named.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 13th 2014 at 12:10PM 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
Crytek's Katharina Hautz joins Rovio

Crytek's Katharina Hautz joins Rovio

Crytek development manager Katharina Hautz has joined Rovio Stockholm as senior producer.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Jan 7th 2014 at 3:04PM in News

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Angry Birds Go launches in UK, has IAP prices reduced

Angry Birds Go launches in UK, has IAP prices reduced

Rovio’s kart racing iOS title Angry Birds Go is now available in the UK.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 12th 2013 at 10:40AM in News
And so the inevitable happens - Angry Birds Go is big on IAPs, has energy system

And so the inevitable happens - Angry Birds Go is big on IAPs, has energy system

It all comes down to whether you think Angry Birds was popular because it was good, cheap and offered tonnes of content or because people simply couldn’t resist the little ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 27th 2013 at 10:58AM in News
Angry Birds Trilogy hitting Vita today... for £34.99

Angry Birds Trilogy hitting Vita today... for £34.99

Sony has admitted before that software pricing has been an issue for Vita, but today’s release of Angry Birds Trilogy suggests that the problem is far from solved.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 16th 2013 at 11:15AM in News
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

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Rovio announces kart-racer Angry Birds Go

Rovio announces kart-racer Angry Birds Go

The next entry in the epic Angry Birds franchise will be a kart racing game called Angry Birds Go.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 28th 2013 at 11:24AM 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
Rovio promises 'best in class' toys and game for Angry Birds: Star Wars II

Rovio promises 'best in class' toys and game for Angry Birds: Star Wars II

The physical toys that tie-in with Angry Birds: Star Wars II will be ‘best in class,’ says Rovio.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 26th 2013 at 11:13AM 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
Skylanders-inspired Angry Birds Star Wars II due out in September

Skylanders-inspired Angry Birds Star Wars II due out in September

Retail rejoice, the next game in the Angry Birds series features physical goods.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 15th 2013 at 2:59PM in News