Angry Birds maker Rovio is laying off 16% of its staff, admitting that the company‘s headcount had swelled based on “˜assumptions of faster growth than have materialised‘. Chief executive Mikael Hed announced the news publicly in a blog post, revealing that a maximum of 130 staff will be affected in […]
The massively popular Angry Birds series has been a cash cow for creator Rovio, with many spin-offs, including merchandising. The company is soon to release a new game in the series, straying from the bird flinging and venturing into the role playing game (RPG) space. Angry Birds Epic will be […]
It’s no secret that Rovio has a line of hits on its hands with the Angry Birds franchise, and the latest instalment in the series is a downhill racing game. Any Birds Go! is not unlike kart racing games of the past like Mario Kart, with side-by-side racing taking you […]
Two of my favourite things: Star Wars and Angry Birds have combined to create the latest game from Finish game developers Rovio. The fifth Angry Birds game is out for iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Windows 8 and Mac platforms meaning unless you have a Blackberry you should be catered for. […]
Today, Samsung Electronics South Africa announced the availability of the Angry Birds App for Samsung Smart TV. Developed by Rovio Entertainment, a Finnish entertainment media company, Angry Birds is one of the top smartphone apps worldwide. The game‘s fun and colourful characters and engaging game play have made it beloved […]
Google is now attempting to hook users into its Google+ social network with games, which includes Angry Birds.