Helsinki, August 22, 2011 – Rovio announced today that Andrew Stalbow will become its General Manager of North America.
Angry Birds don’t just leave behind tiny eggs for shrewd pigs lying in wait. With 300 million world-wide downloads, our games generate a gold mine of consumer behavior across every demographic, from kids to senior citizens. Figure out a way to crunch those data in real-time and the result will be much better game play for all to enjoy.
As Rovio Reaches 250 Million Game Downloads, Executive Producer of Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Hulk, Thor, and Captain America: The First Avenger Plans on Serving as Executive Producer of Future Angry ...
Espoo, Finland – 10 March, 2011 – Rovio, the creator of the Angry Birds entertainment franchise, today announced a $42m Series A investment in the company to facilitate its strategic expansion.
Currently, Angry Birds is played by 40 million monthly active users, and the game has grown from an App Store success to become one of the most recognized entertainment franchises in just over a year.
The funding round was co-led by Accel Partners, the venture capital firm known for working with fast-growing companies including Facebook, Groupon and AdMob, and Atomico Ventures, the venture capital firm created by Skype co-founder Niklas Zennström. Leading super angel fund Felicis Ventures also participated.
Rovio and 20th Century Fox are proud to announce unique partnership uniting Angry Birds with summer animated feature film Rio.
From the makers of the hit Ice Age series, Rio is a comedy-adve...