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Angry Birds to nest at Wal-Mart

03/21/2012, Rovio, the group behind the hit mobile game Angry Birds, has managed to come to an agreement with Wal-Mart, the largest retailer in the US. This new collaboration will see clues to a new version of the game embedded in merchandise that are sold in...

Angry Birds swoops in to Formula 1 scene

03/15/2012, Is nothing sacred to Rovio? Apparently not, as the creator of the Angry Birds game has just announced that their merchandising and webgame partnership with Finnish Formula 1 star Heikki Kovalainen has resulted in a spanking new co-branded Angry Birds...

Rovio announces Angry Birds Cherry Blossom update

03/06/2012, Fans of the Angry Birds franchise will be pleased to hear that Rovio has outed yet another Seasons version of the game. This time round it seems that the Finnish company has turned their attention East and has revealed the Angry Birds Cherry Blossom...

Angry Birds to launch with Samsung Galaxy Note

02/28/2012, We know that the Angry Birds franchise is going to go to space, and not only that, they’re about to do it in style. Samsung has teamed up with Rovio for the upcoming Angry Birds Space game launch, and since the bunch of upset avian friends are...

Rovio working on new mysterious non-Angry Birds game

02/24/2012, Let’s face it, when you hear the name Rovio, you think Angry Birds, and why not? It is after all the company’s most successful game and has since spawned numerous iterations based on the holidays, the different seasons in the year, soft toys,...

Angry Birds used by Korean police to curb school violence

02/23/2012, The whole topic of video games breeding violence is a highly controversial one. There have been studies that suggest yes, while there are studies that say no. While we will be keeping our stance neutral on that topic for now, it looks like Rovio, the...

Gene Simmons and Rovio could rock out an Angry Birds collaboration

02/06/2012, Angry Birds fans, are you guys prepared to rock out?! We’ll concede that perhaps not all Angry Birds players are rock fans at heart, but for those who are, and for those who might be old enough, here’s something that might get your attention. Gene...

Angry Birds developer Rovio reportedly in talks with NVIDIA

01/26/2012, Fans of the Angry Bird franchise might be interested to hear that its developer, Rovio, is apparently in talks with NVIDIA at the moment. This was supposedly let slip by NVIDIA’s mobile content vice president, Neil Trevett, who during the Mobile Game...

Angry Birds headed for Samsung Smart TVs

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] We were at Samsung’s press conference earlier today, and over there, Rovio announced that they will partner with Samsung to deliver Angry Birds for free, to Samsung Smart TVs later this year, in addition to keeping the little ones happy...

Angry Birds swoop down at Finnish Ball

12/06/2011, It is a good thing that Angry Birds just want their eggs back, and they do not poop all over the place, unlike regular avians. Well, it must be said that the wife of a Rovio executive certainly made heads turn when she dressed up in an Angry Birds dress...

Dogs and cats get to Angry Birds

11/18/2011, I don’t know about you, but cats tend to get at birds more often than dogs do, but then again, pooches prefer a game of catch anytime. Enter this new wave of Angry Birds craze, where both cats and dogs are literally able to take a bite out of those...

500 million downloads of Angry Birds and counting

11/02/2011, What happens when you are upset at a group of green, mean looking pigs for stealing your eggs? Why, you end up getting incensed – and have a hit game on your hands to boot. We’re talking about the Angry Birds franchise by Rovio that has...

Angry Birds stores to be opened in China next year

11/02/2011, If you can’t get enough of Angry Birds (it sure feels like most of the world can’t), you might want to consider a vacation to China sometime next year. Rovio has announced that it plans to open a series of Angry Birds branded retail stores in...