The Angry Birds franchise has taken us plenty of places. We’ve flung birds in Rio and in a galaxy far, far away, but now game-maker Rovio is attacking an entirely new frontier: the competitive arena. “Angry Birds Friends” taps your into your network of Facebook friends to offer a new dimension to its familiar game. Users can play weekly tournaments with their friends with...
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While known best for its mobile versions, Angry Birds is also available for Windows, but with its 50MB+ installer, a lengthy installation process, and a full-screen game that's hard even for medium-strength computers to haul, Angry Birds for Windows is not the best choice if you want to actually enjoy the game. Angry Birds for Pokki, however, is a delightful discovery,...
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Sony announced today that it has won worldwide distribution rights to the upcoming Angry Birds movie which is slated to hit theaters July 1, 2016. Apparently several studios were vying for the rights. In a press release Sony Pictures Entertainment's co-chairmen Michael Lynton and Amy Pascal said: Every studio in town would love to add Angry Birds to their slate. There are...
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Angry Birds have a new space coop.
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CAPE CANAVERAL — Angry Birds are getting their taste of space. The creator of the Angry Bird franchise is helping bring an interactive attraction to the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Florida. The Angry Birds Space Encounter attraction will open at the end of the month. It features an appearance by astronaut Don Pettit, as well as the usual Angry Birds characters....
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Angry Birds fans will soon be able to catch their beloved flying-fowl and sinister green pigs in a new weekly cartoon series based on the uber-popular mobile game.
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Angry Birds was the bane of Melissa Swift's existence. Her boyfriend, Ben Levi, wouldn't stop playing the game. "We'd be watching TV and he'd be playing Angry Birds," Swift, a 24-year-old psychologist living in Sydney, Australia, told The Huffington Post. "We'd be lying in bed at night and it would be Angry Birds. We'd be out to dinner with friends like civilized people and...
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Rovio Entertainment used SXSW 2013 to announce its latest expansion into traditional entertainment. Beginning March 16, a new episode of Angry Birds Toons will be released each week on broadcast platforms around the world, including Comcast in the US and Samsung Smart TVs. Beginning March 17, Rovio will add a “Toons” button to all of its Angry Birds apps, which will be right...
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Filed under: Investing -Rovio Entertainment Launches Angry Birds Toons Video Channel with Brightcove Video Cloud Enables Angry Birds fans around the world to watch 52 on-demand episodes across Smart TVs, smartphones and tablets BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Brightcove (NAS: BCOV) , a leading global provider of cloud content services, today announced that Rovio Entertainment,...
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