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Angry Birds Epic gameplay revealed, the Final Fantasy-esque RPG to be free (video)

Angry Birds Epic gameplay revealed, the Final Fantasy-esque RPG to be free (video)

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Rovio has released a gameplay trailer for Angry Birds Epic, the battle-based role-playing game for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch that is now available in Australia and Canada. The game will be free with in-app purchases but is not expected to launch in... >>

Angry Birds Epic for iOS, Android and WP8 takes on Final Fantasy and South Park: Stick of Truth

Angry Birds Epic for iOS, Android and WP8 takes on Final Fantasy and South Park: Stick of Truth

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Rovio is launching a new Angry Birds game on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch in Canada and Australia initially, with a global rollout which also includes Android and Windows Phone 8 versions to follow later this year.Angry Birds Epic features the same cast... >>

New Angry Birds adventure to aim at teenage girls with Angry Birds Stella and her BFFs

New Angry Birds adventure to aim at teenage girls with Angry Birds Stella and her BFFs

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Rovio Entertainment has announced that the next chapter in the Angry Birds franchise will be Angry Birds Stella.Aimed at the teenage girl market, the new intellectual property will be spread across multiple media outlets, including games, animated episodes,... >>

Angry Birds Go! Telepods Pig Rock Raceway Set review
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Angry Birds Go! Telepods Pig Rock Raceway Set review

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"Get off that iPad" - a phrase that probably any parent who has kids will find themselves shouting more than once a day, especially over the school holidays. But it's Christmas, a time for gifting, so here's an excuse to keep them out of the digital domain:... >>

Angry Birds Go! is go... download it for Android, iOS, Windows Phone 8 or BB10 now

Angry Birds Go! is go... download it for Android, iOS, Windows Phone 8 or BB10 now

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Rovio has released its karting game set in the Angry Birds universe, Angry Birds Go!Available now for Android, iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Windows Phone 8 and BlackBerry 10, the game is free-to-play, featuring in-app adverts rather than charging an initial... >>

Angry Birds GO! will rev up 11 December in a Mario Kart sort of way: Check out the gameplay trailer

Angry Birds GO! will rev up 11 December in a Mario Kart sort of way: Check out the gameplay trailer

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Normally when one thing copies another it annoys us. In this case when a well-established game maker, Rovio, riffs off a classic racing game, Mario Kart, we can only feel excitement about how good this could be.The racing game sees those upset winged-ones... >>

Angry Birds Star Wars II now available for iPhone, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire and Windows Phone 8

Angry Birds Star Wars II now available for iPhone, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire and Windows Phone 8

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Rovio has released the long-awaited sequel to Angry Birds Star Wars, the cunningly titled Angry Birds Star Wars II.Available for iPhone and iPod touch, iPad, Android, Windows Phone 8 and Kindle Fire, the new game features characters and locations from... >>

Angry Birds Go! revealed as a kart racer

Angry Birds Go! revealed as a kart racer

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Rovio, the Finnish developer and publisher behind the hugely successful Angry Birds series, has revealed that its forthcoming game starring the avian agitators is to be a kart racer in the mould of Mario Kart and Sonic & All-Stars Racing.Angry Birds Go!... >>

Rovio Account goes live for Android and iOS Angry Birds gamers, lets you save progress to the cloud

Rovio Account goes live for Android and iOS Angry Birds gamers, lets you save progress to the cloud

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After months of testing, Rovio has rolled out its Rovio Account service for iOS and Android. It basically allows Angry Birds gamers to pick up where they left off on different devices. You could start a game on iPad and carry on on a Samsung Galaxy S4,... >>

Angry Birds Star Wars coming to game consoles for first time on 29 October

Angry Birds Star Wars coming to game consoles for first time on 29 October

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Activision Publishing, Rovio Entertainment and Lucasfilm jointly announced on Thursday that Angry Birds Star Wars would release for gaming console systems on 29 October.The game will specifically release for the first time on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3,... >>

App of the day: Icebreaker - A Viking Voyage HD review (iPad)

App of the day: Icebreaker - A Viking Voyage HD review (iPad)

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Rovio's Angry Birds is one of the best selling, and probably most played games in the app store, but every time it tries to do something other than birds being catapulted through the skies it usually fails after the initial first-week excitement.This... >>

Angry Birds Star Wars II coming 19 September, featuring Skylanders-style Telepods to put into the game

Angry Birds Star Wars II coming 19 September, featuring Skylanders-style Telepods to put into the game

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As teased at the end of last week, Rovio has announced Angry Birds Star Wars II and it is bigger and more innovative than any of the former games in the franchise.It won't be available until 19 September, but the developer and publisher has revealed that... >>

Rovio to unveil all-new Angry Birds Star Wars game

Rovio to unveil all-new Angry Birds Star Wars game

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Rovio has posted a massive teaser for a forthcoming new Angry Birds game. On Monday 15 July, the Finnish publisher and developer will announce the latest in its record-breaking franchise - and it looks like we'll see a touch of the old Jar Jar Binks getting... >>

Icebreaker: A Viking Voyage for iOS launches - Rovio's first game as publisher

Icebreaker: A Viking Voyage for iOS launches - Rovio's first game as publisher

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Rovio Entertainment is now a publisher and introduced its first title on Thursday - Icebreaker: A Viking Voyage.Rovio, which developed the popular Angry Birds franchise, morphed into Rovio Stars as part of a new initiative to bring "new awesome games... >>

Rovio reveals new Angry Birds Go! game with sneak peek

Rovio reveals new Angry Birds Go! game with sneak peek

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Rovio Entertainment is developing a new game for its popular Angry Birds franchise called Angry Birds Go!The Finland-based company teased a website for the upcoming title with a brief sneak peek that plays sounds of a drawn slingshot followed by sudden,... >>

Rovio's Angry Birds Space and HD version now free on App Store

Rovio's Angry Birds Space and HD version now free on App Store

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Rovio has updated its popular Angry Birds Space and Angry Birds Space HD apps to fix some "minor issues" and made them free for a limited time. For those who live under a rock: the Angry Birds are a colourful gang of birds that go intergalactic in Angry... >>

Yes, Angry Birds The Movie is in production. No, it doesn't star Babe as the baddy

Yes, Angry Birds The Movie is in production. No, it doesn't star Babe as the baddy

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Rovio has confirmed that Angry Birds will make its movie debut in 2016, with a 3D animated adventure entering production. The announcement comes as the feathered fighters celebrate their third birthday.The Finnish games developer in independently financing... >>

Star Wars Angry Birds AT-AT battle game pictures and hands-on

Star Wars Angry Birds AT-AT battle game pictures and hands-on

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You've played the game on your phone or tablet, but what about in real life? That's what Hasbro and Rovio are hoping you'll want to do with Angry Birds Star Wars AT-AT Battle game that lets you recreate the battle of Hoth over and over again without a... >>

Angry Birds Star Wars free Hoth levels now available

Angry Birds Star Wars free Hoth levels now available

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The much-anticipated update for Angry Birds Star Wars - which adds 20 new free levels set on the planet of Hoth, from Empire Strikes Back - is now available for download. And, not only does it introduce the icy planet and AT-AT Walkers to the mix, but... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Angry Birds Star Wars review (iOS, Android, WP8, Kindle Fire, Windows 8, Mac, PC)

APP OF THE DAY: Angry Birds Star Wars review (iOS, Android, WP8, Kindle Fire, Windows 8, Mac, PC)

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We have to admit, we haven't been as excited about a Rovio game since we played the original Angry Birds all those many years ago (three, to be precise). The blend of rewarding casual gaming and Star Wars was always going to reinvigorate a franchise... >>

Angry Birds Star Wars now available for iPad, iPhone, Android, WP8 and more

Angry Birds Star Wars now available for iPad, iPhone, Android, WP8 and more

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Angry Birds Star Wars has hit the respectively app stores for all manner of platforms. It's now available for iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, Android, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8 (tablet), Windows 8 (PC), Apple Mac and Amazon Kindle Fire.It's the biggest opening... >>

Angry Birds Star Wars: First gameplay trailer

Angry Birds Star Wars: First gameplay trailer

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It must be said, as more and more of Angry Birds Star Wars is revealed, the team at Pocket-lint is getting more and more excited. While it never left the app charts entirely, we have been sensing that enthusiasm for Angry Birds has been waning.Perhaps... >>

Angry Birds Star Wars coming to iOS, Windows Phone and Android 8 November

Angry Birds Star Wars coming to iOS, Windows Phone and Android 8 November

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Rovio has officially announced its next chapter in the Angry Birds franchise - and it really couldn't be more exciting. Come 8 November, the developer will be releasing Angry Birds Star Wars. Oh yes.To be honest, Pocket-lint already revealed as much a... >>

Angry Birds Star Wars coming? Rovio teases with new animated picture

Angry Birds Star Wars coming? Rovio teases with new animated picture

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Angry Birds developer Rovio has just posted a teaser image on its Tumblr blog suggesting that the company is to launch a Star Wars version of Angry Birds. Tweeting the news via Twitter the official account simply said: "Next big thing. rov.io/10-08-2012... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Bad Piggies review (iPad / iPhone / Android)

APP OF THE DAY: Bad Piggies review (iPad / iPhone / Android)

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It's been almost three years since Angry Birds first hit the scene. And since then, there have been numerous extensions to the game franchise, a flock of Angry Birds merchandise, toys, board games, wallpaper, pyjamas, all manner of tat. It's made Rovio... >>

Angry Birds Trilogy console launch trailer shows those pesky birds in the real world (video)

Angry Birds Trilogy console launch trailer shows those pesky birds in the real world (video)

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Angry Birds finally hits games consoles on Friday (28 September), in the shape of Angry Birds Trilogy for Xbox 260, PS3 and Nintendo 3DS.Activision is publishing the console version of the best-selling application and has included three Angry Birds games... >>

Angry Birds sequel Bad Piggies gameplay trailer revealed (video)

Angry Birds sequel Bad Piggies gameplay trailer revealed (video)

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Rovio's natural sequel to Angry Birds, Bad Piggies, is coming to Android, iPhone, iPad and other platforms on 27 September and the company has finally released a gameplay trailer.Many believed Angry Birds Space to have been a sequel, but the company would... >>

Angry Birds Magic: Mattel lets the Pigs turn on the Angry Birds with new Apptivity accessory

Angry Birds Magic: Mattel lets the Pigs turn on the Angry Birds with new Apptivity accessory

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The ability to play as the pigs in Angry Birds has been there all along, it turns out. All you need is the new Mattel King Pig accessory and you can unlock four ways to play within the original Angry Birds HD app.Launched by the toy company as part of... >>

Rovio's Amazing Alex game comes out to play, could it be the new Angry Birds?

Rovio's Amazing Alex game comes out to play, could it be the new Angry Birds?

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Rovio, the team behind Angry Birds has revealed its next gaming phenomenon in the shape of “Amazing Alex”, as it arrives on the Apple iOS and Google Android platforms. The game sees our hero, Alex, use the science of physics (don’t let that put... >>

Angry Birds Trilogy sees our feathered friends swoop on to Xbox 360, PS3 and Nintendo 3DS

Angry Birds Trilogy sees our feathered friends swoop on to Xbox 360, PS3 and Nintendo 3DS

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Rovio has announced that three Angry Birds classics will be available to play on Kinect for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 with Move capability and on the Nintendo 3DS before the end of the year. The Angry Birds Trilogy consists of the original Angry Birds... >>

Pig's eye view: Rovio planning app that sees you play against the Angry Birds

Pig's eye view: Rovio planning app that sees you play against the Angry Birds

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Angry Birds makers Rovio is set to release a new game later this year that will see you play from the perspective of the pigs, rather than the Angry Birds, Pocket-lint has learnt.The idea of the new game will see you trying to protect the eggs you've... >>

Angry Birds Friends brings a competitive edge via Facebook

Angry Birds Friends brings a competitive edge via Facebook

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Anyone who fancies himself or herself as an Angry Birds expert can now put their claims to the test, as Rovio announces a new competitive edge to proceedings.Angry Birds Friends enables Facebook users to compete against each in weekly tournaments. Power-ups... >>

Angry Birds Space adds more levels to Android and iOS

Angry Birds Space adds more levels to Android and iOS

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Rovio’s most successful Angry Birds game has just got bigger, with 10 new levels being added to Angry Birds Space.The Fry Me to the Moon planet, which comprises the 10 new levels, is available to download as an update for both Android and iOS platforms.iPhone... >>

Angry Birds cartoon set for autumn debut

Angry Birds cartoon set for autumn debut

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Let’s be honest, it was only a matter of time until it happened. The Angry Birds are swooping in to make their animated debut this autumn, with a feature film also in the works. Rovio, the team behind the mobile gaming sensation has confirmed that there... >>

10 million downloads for Angry Birds Space in just 3 days

10 million downloads for Angry Birds Space in just 3 days

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The phenomenon that is Angry Birds is showing no signs of dying down with news that Angry Birds Space has been downloaded a whopping 10 million times in just three days. The news was shared on Twitter by Peter Vesterbacka, one of the founders of Rovio,... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Angry Birds Space review (iPad / iPhone / Android / Mac / PC)

APP OF THE DAY: Angry Birds Space review (iPad / iPhone / Android / Mac / PC)

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Angry Birds Space, developed by Rovio, is already proving to be the next app to transfer 69p (or more in some cases) into hours of frustration, excitement and crowing bird sounds. But should you bother? Has the hype finally outweighed the substance?After... >>

Angry Birds Space: Nikelodeon gets cartoon feature exclusive

Angry Birds Space: Nikelodeon gets cartoon feature exclusive

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Angry Birds Space, the new game by Rovio, launched for iPhone, iPad, Android, PC and Mac today and initial reports are that it is more than likely to hit the number one spot on each platform's respective app store soon. However, fans who want to find... >>

Angry Birds Space blasts off for iOS, Android, PC and Mac

Angry Birds Space blasts off for iOS, Android, PC and Mac

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Rovio, the developer of Angry Birds, has finally launched a worthy sequel. Angry Birds Space reinvigorates the franchise because  it's far more than just firing birds from a catapult to take out some green pigs.Hoping to knock overnight sensation Draw... >>

Heikki Kovalainen to wear Angry Birds helmet for F1 2012

Heikki Kovalainen to wear Angry Birds helmet for F1 2012

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Rovio has signed a deal with Formula One driver Heikki Kovalainen to spatter his helmet for the 2012 season with the Angry Birds logo and the red bird's features. Kovalainen, who drives for Caterham F1, is from the developer's home country of Finland,... >>

Angry Birds Space... in Space (video)

Angry Birds Space... in Space (video)

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Angry Birds Space, the new adventure for the ill-tempered avian agitators, is coming on 22 March and to celebrate Rovio, in association with Samsung and the Galaxy Note, has filmed a demonstration video with NASA astronaut Don Pettit.But he's not just... >>

Move over Mickey Mouse, here's Angry Birds Land

Move over Mickey Mouse, here's Angry Birds Land

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Not content with taking over children's playgrounds, Rovio's ill-tempered avian agitators are making a move on theme parks, with a dedicated section of Särkänniemi Adventure Park in Tampere, Finland, being set aside for their own series of attractions.Angry... >>