If the news that Rovio is planning on a sequel for its The Angry Birds Movie is surprising to you, maybe you - like me and many others - thought the movie did at best decently enough but nothing spectacular. Well, apparently it did great. According to Rovio's profit report, the movie opened in the
Rovio CEO Kati Levoranta confirms that the company has started planning a sequel to their summer hit The Angry Birds Movie.
Rovio Entertainment has grown profitably in the first half of 2016, even before the profits from the blockbuster Angry Birds Movie have hit the books. Rovio’s animation business saw the globally successful theatrical release of The Angry Birds Movie, which opened in the No. Show More Summary
Video game movies are still a dicey proposition, as we saw when Warcraft tanked in the U.S. earlier this year. But one that did quite well for itself was The Angry Birds Movie. Sure, its reviews were mixed, but its box office performance was solid. Show More Summary
The Angry Birds Movie zipped in and out of theaters earlier this year, taking in $350 million worldwide. The movie’s budget, including marketing and distribution, topped $200 million, though, making it the most expensive Finnish movie ever made (and not exactly a bargain for Hollywood, either). Show More Summary
In a bit of a surprise move, Rovio reported earnings for the first half of 2016. The reason is clear: the numbers look good, with revenue for both Rovio as a whole and its games biz up year-over-year....
Rovio Entertainment, the Finnish maker of the “Angry Birds” mobile game said it plans a sequel to its successful animation movie based on the irascible fowls.
After several tough years, the Finnish company behind the “Angry Birds” gaming franchise is finally getting some good news that it’s eager to brag about. The company took the unusual step today of announcing revenue figures for the first half of 2016. And in the process, Rovio officially confirmed that it’s laying the groundwork for […]
If you can think of a particular genre of video game, chances are pretty good that there's an Angry Birds version of it. The latest genre that Rovio and its famous feathered friends are tackling is the "bumper cars" style battling popularized by games like Monster Strike [Free]. Think of it like a digital game
Nokia has appointed a 17-year Nokia veteran who also spent a year at Angry Birds maker Rovio to market its Android powered phones to a nostalgic public.
Pekka Rantala, former CEO of Angry Birds' maker Rovio and a longtime Nokia veteran, is tapped as chief marketing officer for the Finnish startup tasked with selling phones and tablets under the Nokia brand.
In both an extremely surprising yet predictable attempt to wrestle the cultural zeitgeist back away from Pokemon GO [Free], a new Angry Birds title has soft launched today in Singapore - but not as you'd expect. Angry Birds: Ace Fighter is a departure from the typical aggravated avian slingshotting gameplay you know, loved and eventually
The update introduces challenge levels to players, which ask them to compete against average level scores by other players.
Angry Birds 2 [Free] is set to celebrate the one-year anniversary of its release – or its first BirdDay as Rovio's calling it – and as such, the studio is releasing a new update for the game, featuring a bunch of new features. The big one to care about is quite obvious: hats. Who doesn't
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Rovio has a couple of games for Windows Phone and Windows 8.1. Today, the company stated that it’s no longer developing its Angry Birds games for Windows Phone in an email. The company stated that it’ll be focusing on Android and iOS for now – however, there isn’t any word on if the company will […]
Angry Birds developer Rovio is telling customers in an email that they will no longer support Windows Phones or PCs. The email comes in response to a question about any future products or updates coming for the Microsoft platform. Also,...Show More Summary
De La Soul drops “Action!”, a cut they recorded for the new Big Pig update to Rovio’s Angry Birds mobile game, out this week. Listen below and purchase a copy on iTunes. The new De La album, …and the Anonymous Nobody on arrives on August 26th. Previously: De La Soul ft. Snoop Dogg – Pain
The update allows players to listen to a new song by De La Soul called Action, which the group created specially for the game.