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Articles tagged with "Rovio"

Rovio on the rise with game updates, talent buys

It’s been a whirlwind week for Android games, and we’re only halfway to Friday. Two major games hit the Google Play Store these past few days, with Rovio’s Angry Birds Space racking up over 10 million mobile and PC downloads in its first three days and Temple Run making its long-awaited debut ... Full Article »

March 28, 2012 9:36am

Android App Video Review: Angry Birds Space

Your goal is the same as it’s always been. Stop the rotund green pigs from stealing your eggs by launching flightless birds at them with a slingshot, kamikaze style. Different birds have different abilities and uses. Destroying structures as completely and using as few birds as possible will lead ... Full Article »

March 22, 2012 3:42pm

Lost in Angry Birds Space for Android... and loving it

Let’s cut to the chase, shall we? Is it great? Yes! Worth downloading? Absolutely. Did the creators make any missteps in producing a new version of a beloved game? Only in some annoying ad placements, but otherwise, Angry Birds Space beautifully walks the fine line of retaining the addictive gamep ... Full Article »

March 22, 2012 3:30pm

Angry Birds Space for Android rockets into the Google Play Store

Zero gravity adds a whole new dynamic to Angry Birds Space, (also for tablets for $2.99 and ad-free for $0.99) the latest creation from the Finland-based Rovio team of game-making geniuses. Available now in the Google Play Store, we take a look at Angry Birds Space, which introduces a menagerie o ... Full Article »

March 22, 2012 8:27am

Angry Birds Space hits orbit

The most anticipated mobile game release of 2012 is finally here! Angry Birds Space just debuted in the Google Play Store. The iconic title, which debuted for iPhones and iPads, will also be available on Macs and PCs. Here is the official trailer released by Rovio: Beyond releasing a ... Full Article »

March 22, 2012 2:01am

Angry Birds prepares for new frontiers with Space, theme park and more

Space isn’t likely to be the final frontier for Rovio Mobile’s Angry Birds franchise, but it is the latest one starting around 11 p.m. EDT today. That’s when Angry Birds Space will drop on the iTunes App Store during its nightly update, bringing what is effectively the first true sequel to th ... Full Article »

March 21, 2012 2:04pm

Angry Birds Space to land March 22

The fourth installment of the Angry Birds franchise will be landing on Android and iOS devices on March 22. There is no better place than outer space for the greatest physics game in the universe. Check out an early preview below, and stay tuned for reviews and video coverage. Angry ... Full Article »

March 8, 2012 9:02am

Android games saw plenty of holiday cheer

The holidays were kind to Android, but games in particular seemed to get all the goodies, or rather, games became the goodies for Android users around the world. Lurching birds were a popular gift this holiday season, as Angry Birds Rio and Angry Birds Seasons saw 6.5 million downloads on Christmas ... Full Article »

January 4, 2012 9:28am

Android gaming helps Rovio surpass Zynga, gains global appeal

The Android platform has been quite a boon for mobile game developers. Rovio has become the poster child for mobile gaming, surpassing Zynga as far as daily active users go. While Zynga remains top dog amongst Facebook’s social gaming platform, mobile is where the good stuff is. Even with 11.1 mil ... Full Article »

November 22, 2011 9:31am

Angry Birds sees 500m downloads, inspires copycats

It’s not that much of a surprise but it’s certainly worth mentioning that Rovio’s hit game Angry Birds has flown past 500 million downloads. In just two years, Angry Birds has soared past milestone after milestone, gaining popularity on every platform it supports. For its Android release alone ... Full Article »

November 2, 2011 9:35am

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