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Rovio CEO steps down as Angry Birds profits plummet

Are we seeing the collapse of freemium game makers as the monster money spinners they were a year or so back? Following the recent news that the recently-public Candy Crush Saga maker King had posted a disappointing quarter in terms of…Read more ›

Dear Rovio, don’t make this Angry Birds movie

Angry Birds is coming to a big screen near you. Rovio Entertainment is taking the epic battle of birds-versus-pigs from your iPhone to the cinema, in 3-D, and launching it into the wide, wide world in July 2016. We’re aflutter…Read more ›

Rovio Reveals Nine New Character Videos On YouTube For Angry Birds Star Wars II

I can remember saving up my allowance in the late 1970s and early 1980s, itching to get just one more Star Wars action figure from the local department store. When I’d get there, money clenched in my sweaty little hand, I would bliss out at the sheer variety and number of action figures on display. […]

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What Is Angry Birds Go? An Upcoming Kart Racer From Rovio And Red Bull, Of Course [Video]

Oh, hey, look, it’s another game from Rovio, the 800-pound gorilla avian in the gaming world, with more money and sales than pretty much everyone else, based on one intellectual property. When Rovio mentions a new game, especially one based on Angry Birds, we listen. As you can see from the above video, Rovio is […]

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What Is Angry Birds Go? An Upcoming Kart Racer From Rovio And Red Bull, Of Course [Video]

Oh, hey, look, it’s another game from Rovio, the 800-pound gorilla avian in the gaming world, with more money and sales than pretty much everyone else, based on one intellectual property. When Rovio mentions a new game, especially one based on Angry Birds, we listen. As you can see from the above video, Rovio is […]

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Rovio Stealthily Drops Price Of ‘Tiny Thief’ To 99 Cents For Limited Time

tiny thiefRovio’s point and click puzzler, Tiny Thief, has just dropped in price from $2.99 to $0.99. That’s not a bad discount, and its happening right now for we don’t know how long. It just might be time to jump on this one, then, as Tiny Thief is a great game. Rovio may be more well […]

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Rovio Announces Angry Birds Star Wars II To Launch September 19

angrybirdsstarwars2Rovio announced this morning that the next game in its blockbuster Angry Birds franchise will be Angry Birds Star Wars II. Following up on the success of the original Angry Birds Star Wars, the new game will be based off the events in Star Wars episodes I-III. So far, details on the new game are fairly light, […]

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Rovio Will Announce A New Angry Birds Star Wars Game On Monday

july15announcementWhile Rovio has been pretty busy lately helping other developers launch new iOS games via its publishing company, Rovio Stars, but the Angry Birds hit marker isn’t done churning out its own titles. This morning Rovio announced it will reveal a brand new game next Monday, July 15th. The teaser image pays homage to the […]

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‘Tiny Thief’ From Rovio Stars Hits App Store

tinythiefRovio, makers of the all-mighty Angry Birds franchise, kicked off the launch of its new publishing company last month with the new game Icebreakers: A Viking Voyage, but their second title is already here. Tiny Thief has landed on the App Store this afternoon early reviews have been very positive. The game centers around the character Tiny Thief, an unconventional […]

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