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The first Angry Birds theatrical trailer is here
The first Angry Birds theatrical trailer is here
Rovio has released the first theatrical trailer for the upcoming Angry Birds Movie, set for release in May. Reads the statement: "The movie ...... 28 Jan 2016 - 4 comments
'Angry Birds' movie is an origin story about why they are so angry
'Angry Birds' movie is an origin story about why they are so angry
Rovio has released the first trailer for their upcoming 'Angry Birds' movie, one that should answer the question about why birds and pigs hate each other. ...... 25 Sep 2015 - 3 comments
Rovio to cut 37 percent of workforce
Rovio to cut 37 percent of workforce
Finland's casual mobile game hitmaker Rovio has forecasted yet another large drop in earnings this year, and will cut 37 percent of its workforce. ...... 26 Aug 2015
Rovio announces Angry Birds 2, six years after the original
Rovio announces Angry Birds 2, six years after the original
Six years after the original launched for mobile in 2009, Finnish games developer Rovio has announced 'Angry Birds 2' - the long-awaited sequel. ...... 18 Jul 2015
The Angry Bird and Sonic mashup is really happening
The Angry Bird and Sonic mashup is really happening
Rovio has teamed up with Sega to try to revive two series, mashing up Angry Birds and Sonic for 'Angry Birds Sonic Dash Epic.' Characters ...... 12 Jun 2015
'Angry Birds' parent Rovio inks toy deal with Lego
'Angry Birds' parent Rovio inks toy deal with Lego
Casual gaming company Rovio has signed a deal with giant toymaker Lego to launch a line of 'Angry Birds' blocks. The company, which was once ...... 09 Jun 2015
Angry Birds Stella gets a puzzler sequel called POP!
Angry Birds Stella gets a puzzler sequel called POP!
Rovio, who for years was the golden standard of casual mobile gaming, has a new game today as it looks to get back to the top of the iOS and ...... 12 Mar 2015
Angry Birds maker Rovio sees profits fall by 50 percent
Angry Birds maker Rovio sees profits fall by 50 percent
Rovio, the gaming company behind the blockbuster Angry Birds series, saw its profits fall almost 50 percent in 2013, on Rovio that barely grew. ...... 29 Apr 2014 - 2 comments
Rovio teases upcoming medieval-themed 'Angry Birds'
Rovio teases upcoming medieval-themed 'Angry Birds'
Rovio has teased another upcoming 'Angry Birds' game this week, following last month's reveal of Angry Birds Stella. Without revealing a ...... 10 Mar 2014 - 3 comments
Rovio updates original Angry Birds with new levels, new gameplay mode, more
Rovio updates original Angry Birds with new levels, new gameplay mode, more
Rovio has just released a major update for its original 'Angry Birds' title on Android and iOS. The game now has a new gameplay mode called ...... 04 Jul 2013
Rovio reports $71 million profit on just $200 million revenue
Rovio reports $71 million profit on just $200 million revenue
Rovio, the Finnish gaming company behind the 'Angry Birds' franchise, has reported a very profitable 2012. The company reported revenue of ...... 03 Apr 2013 - 1 comment
Original 'Angry Birds' now free for iOS
Original 'Angry Birds' now free for iOS
Rovio, in an effort to boost sales of the aging game, has made the original Angry Birds free for iOS users, including iPad owners. Additionally, ...... 09 Mar 2013
'Angry Birds' soda has now expanded to Russia, Australia, New Zealand, Spain
'Angry Birds' soda has now expanded to Russia, Australia, New Zealand, Spain
In November, we reported that Finnish company Rovio, the makers of the Angry Birds franchise, released their own soda in the nation. The ...... 03 Feb 2013 - 4 comments
Rovio celebrates Angry Birds anniversary with 30 new levels
Rovio celebrates Angry Birds anniversary with 30 new levels
Upon celebrating the franchise's third birthday, Rovio has updated Angry Birds to version 3.0, adding 30 new levels. Besides the levels, ...... 12 Dec 2012 - 2 comments
'Angry Birds' soda beats out Coke and Pepsi in Finland
'Angry Birds' soda beats out Coke and Pepsi in Finland
Finnish company Rovio, the makers of the Angry Birds franchise, recently released their own soda in the nation. According to new reports, ...... 25 Nov 2012 - 4 comments
'Angry Birds Star Wars' breaks record for downloads
'Angry Birds Star Wars' breaks record for downloads
Rovio has announced this week that the new 'Angry Birds Star Wars' soared to the top of the iOS App Store in just 2.5 hours, breaking Rovio's ...... 11 Nov 2012 - 2 comments
Rovio and Lucasfilm team up for 'Angry Birds Star Wars'
Rovio and Lucasfilm team up for 'Angry Birds Star Wars'
Rovio and Lucasfilm have announced the next stage of the blockbuster Angry Birds franchise; "Angry Birds Star Wars." The new game will hit ...... 09 Oct 2012
Rovio launches new 'Bad Piggies' game
Rovio launches new 'Bad Piggies' game
The developers behind the blockbuster franchise Angry Birds have come out with a new game that will give the pigs some revenge on those damn birds. ...... 28 Sep 2012 - 7 comments
Angry Birds hits 1 billion downloads
Angry Birds hits 1 billion downloads
Countless billions of green pigs slaughtered. Rovio is celebrating a huge milestone for its baby, Angry Birds. Combining all versions of ...... 09 May 2012 - 2 comments
Angry Birds gets an animated series
Angry Birds gets an animated series
Rovio has announced today that it will be creating an animated series based on its popular Angry Birds game. The series will be weekly starting ...... 01 Apr 2012 - 3 comments
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