WeÂve had a busy week at the office and hereÂs the scoop:
Rovio are delighted to announce that we have a Big Fat Update coming out very soon. The update will contain:
- GAME CENTER SUPPORT
-Â Â RETINA DISPLAY SUPPORT
-Â Â 15 TOUGH NEW LEVELS
-Â Â AN AWESOME NEW GOLDEN EGG SOUND BOARD
-Â Â LOCALIZATION FOR EFIGS, CHINESE AND JAPANESE
-Â Â OPTIMIZED MEMORY USAGE
For Nokia Symbian^3:
We have announced comprehensive support for all the symbian^3 devices announced at Nokia world; C6, C7, N8 and the E7. Angry Birds will also be the first game to support in app purchasing in the Ovi Store through Mighty Eagle functionality.
Angry Birds for Pixi and Angry Birds Lite for Pre and Pixi have been released and we will be releasing the Pig Fat Level Update for all Palm devices in the not to distant future.
Meet Rovio next week in the Silicon Valley:
Also RovioÂs ÂMighty EagleÂ Peter Vesterbacka will be attending lots of events next week and would love to discuss all things Angry Birds with you all.
You can meet Peter at:
- Mobile 2.0 Â http://mobile2event.com in the Silicon Valley on the 20-21 of September. MOBILE 2.0 Silicon Valley brings together experts and thought leaders from all aspects of the mobile ecosystem, including startups, investors, mobile carriers, device manufacturers, and mobile application developers and web technologists.
-Engage Conference and Expo - September 22-23, 2010 in Santa Clara, CA. Join Peter for the Engage Conference and Expo. Engage is a one-of-a-kind event that brings together leaders from the video game toy, and technology industries for in-depth discussion, cross-industry networking and the opportunity to generate new business. Capitalize on crossover business opportunities. Gain insight into toy, game and technology design issues, marketing strategies, exclusive market research and the latest trend forecasts. The event includes the Toy, Game and Technology Summit and the Virtual Goods Conference. One registration gets you into both events for unparalleled networking and knowledge. Register with promo code MIGHTYEAGLE and the cost is only $395 (rather than $595).Â Show details at http://www.engageexpo.com/sc2010
-The SmartphoneGamesSummit - http://www.mediabistro.com/smartphonegamessummit/ The Smartphone Games Summit is a single day conference focused on the emerging smartphone games space. As new developments emerge such as the iPhone Game Center, is it game over for a number of gaming companies, or does it open an even larger opportunity? How do new technologies like the iPad change the game? The conference will bring together leading developers, investors, and executives from around the globe to share their collective wisdom on what's working today and where this exciting industry is heading.