Rovio is attempting to shed even more weight by spinning off its books business with the creation of new affiliate company, Kaiken Publishing....
I have recently been hosting a series of fireside chats at Storm8 (maker of F2P mobile games such as Candy Blast Mania and Restaurant Story 2). My guests are people who have made large contributions to mobile game development and want to give back to the community by sharing their thoughts on best... Continue reading
Dark Matter Gaming and Sidekick Games has soft launched Deminions Unleashed in Canada, a turn-based game of flinging monsters around. You assemble a team of Deminions, launching them around arenas to hit enemies with turn counters, using walls to help get you combos, and launching through your teammates to raise their mana to deploy special
"Angry Birds," the game that involves firing birds with a catapult, has now been downloaded an incredible four billion times, according to Rovio, the Finnish startup behind it. It's the most downloaded freemium game in the world, and...Show More Summary
Angry Birds creator Rovio has spun out its education operations into a new company under the name of Fun Academy. ...
A couple of years ago, Rovio announced that an Angry Birds movie would be developed, and just last year we were treated to the movie’s first official teaser trailer. Now for those who want a more in-depth look at the movie, you’re in luck as the official theatrical trailer has since been released. Show More Summary
Sony Pictures and Rovio have released a brand new trailer for THE ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE featuring the voice talents of Maya Rudolph, Bill Hader, Danny McBride, Peter Dinklage, Tony Hale, Josh Gad, Jason Sudeikis, Ike Barinholtz, Jillian Bell, Kate McKinnon, Danielle Brooks, Kegan-Michael Key, Hannibal Buress, Cristela Alonzo, and Romeo Santos. Show More Summary
Angry Birds [$0.99]. There are cartoons, toys, T-shirts, stuffed animals, and even a movie coming soon starring Bill Hader and Peter Dinklage. And you know what? That’s great! Good for Rovio. They made a fun game that connected with lots of people and licenced the crap out of it. For my money, though, I always
Paul Tobin, Paco Rodriques & Stefano Intini bring Rovio's fearless flyers, the Angry Birds, back in an all-new comic series starting January 6.
In a Christmas special released by Sony, Columbia Pictures, and Rovio Entertainment, hatchlings are seen singing to the tune of "Deck the Halls."
Chief legal officer Kati Levoranta named new CEO, effective next year.
Angry Birds maker Rovio Entertainment said Chief Executive Pekka Rantala is leaving the company, less than a year after taking the reins at the Finnish games developer that has struggled to refresh its lineup.
Rovio laid off a third of its workforce in October. Beleaguered gaming company Rovio—the maker of the Angry Birds franchise—announced yet another corporate shake-up today: Its CEO Pekka Rantala is stepping down. Read Full Story
Angry Birds creator Rovio has announced that CEO Pekka Rantala will be stepping down after spending just over a year at the helm....
Citing a ‘corporate’ decision making process that left the company slow to respond to the competition, Rovio, the company behind the Angry Birds franchise, has announced that CEO Pekka Rantala is to step down after just one year. Current Chief Legal Officer Kati Levoranta is to take over as new CEO from the beginning of 2016. Read More
(Reuters) — Rovio, maker of hit mobile phone game Angry Birds, said on Wednesday chief executive Pekka Rantala would step down after just a year in the role, which included deep job cuts and restructuring at the Finnish company. Rovio, which in October cut 213 jobs after forecasting falling profits for this year, said chief […]
THE ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE is still totally a thing, and it has a holiday greetings promo clip! Read the full article on AICN Hey folks, Scurlock here. Fun fact: I lived in Helsinki, Finland for a year, home of Rovio Entertainment, the once monolithic mobile gaming company that brought ANGRY BIRDS to the masses in 2009. Show More Summary
Finland, the land of saunas, the Nokia 3310 (it’s the only phone that ever mattered tbh) and Rovio games has become the land that also has its own set of emoji. There’s a naked man and woman enjoying a sauna, the Nokia 3310 (yes!) and a headbanger, because the Finns just lurrve metal music. Show More Summary
The Colombian pop star teams up with Angry Birds maker Rovio for gem-swapping puzzler, with ambitions to make it a wider brand Mobile game Kim Kardashian: Hollywood has made more than $113m (£73.2m) according to its developer Glu Mobile’s financial results. Show More Summary
King Digital Entertainment, the games developer behind the wildly popular Candy Crush app, got a lucky escape this morning when Activision announced it had bought the startup for $5.9 billion (£3.8 billion.) Candy Crush launched in 2012...Show More Summary