45% of Finnish company's income now comes from merchandise rather than gamesAngry Birds games attracted 263m monthly active players in December 2012, helping their publisher Rovio double its revenues for the calendar year.The company has published its financial results for 2012, revealing that its revenues grew 101% year-on-year to €152.2m (£129m). Rovio generated a net...
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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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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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Sanna Lukander explains why print books are more than a licensing sideline for RovioIt should come as no surprise that there are official Angry Birds books, given its evolution into a brand spanning toys, clothing, sweets and hundreds of other products.What may be more surprising is that Rovio doesn't simply license Angry Birds out to publishers and leave the details to...
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Showing how serious they are about this "Angry Birds" film, Sony Pictures has tapped John Vitti to write its screenplay and have slated July 1, 2016 as its release date. "Angry Birds" is a top-selling...
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Ever start playing Angry Birds on your phone, but later wish you could pick up where you left off from your tablet? Now you can!
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By Marcia Dunn Associated Press -- Angry Birds have a new space coop.
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The first episode of the 'Angry Birds Toon' series will bow March 16 on Rovio's website and on air in Ukraine.
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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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As a fan of Angry Birds since 2010 Slash was a natural choice to record the theme music for Angry Birds Space the latest version of the game The new cranked up version of the theme is featured in the newest update for the game app and appears in the title...
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