Rovio announces development of new AR app set to link licensed products to digital Angry Birds universe

Rovio announces development of new AR app set to link licensed products to digital Angry Birds universe

Rovio Entertainment is thrilled to announce the development of a revolutionary new augmented reality (AR) app that is set to seamlessly connect Rovio licensed products with the digital Angry Birds universe. The new app in the pipeline, codenamed ‘Project Magic’, will transport consumers into a breathtaking new world, allowing them to engage in highly immersive branded […]

Rovio and Imagine Dragons launch special Angry Birds Match event benefiting the Tyler Robinson Foundation

Rovio and Imagine Dragons launch special Angry Birds Match event benefiting the Tyler Robinson Foundation

 Rovio Entertainment Corp. has partnered with the multi-platinum Grammy Award-winning band Imagine Dragons to launch “Angry Birds x Imagine Dragons,” a free in-game event playable in Angry Birds Match now through Sept. 25, 2018. The event benefits the Tyler Robinson Foundation (TRF), a non-profit organisation dedicated to helping families cope financially and emotionally with […]

Rovio Entertainment and Everton Football Club kick off World Cup celebrations with new YouTube series

Rovio Entertainment and Everton Football Club kick off World Cup celebrations with new YouTube series

 Rovio Entertainment kicks off its latest animated series set to air exclusively on YouTube during this summer’s World Cup tournament in Russia. Starting on June 9th, with new episodes airing every Wednesday and Saturday for five weeks, the ‘Angry Birds: BirLd Cup’ features two teams of kids divided into ‘Team Red’ and ‘Team Chuck’, […]

Rovio Entertainment reveals new premier licensing program for Angry Birds franchise in North America

Rovio Entertainment reveals new premier licensing program for Angry Birds franchise in North America

Rovio Entertainment, in partnership with its licensing and brand management agency, Evolution, has unveiled a sweeping program of premier licensing partnerships in North America for its flagship Angry Birds franchise. This extensive line-up of new, renewed and ongoing deals, uniting a diverse array of retail product manufacturers and categories, represents the next step forward for […]

The Angry Birds Movie 2 kicks off Rovio’s multi-year content roadmap

The Angry Birds Movie 2 kicks off Rovio’s multi-year content roadmap

Rovio Entertainment has announced its new multi-year content roadmap for partners, led by the September 2019 theatrical release of The Angry Birds Movie 2, the much anticipated sequel to the 2016 blockbuster The Angry Birds Movie which generated $352 million at the global box office. In addition to the animated sequel being released globally by […]

Rovio bursts onto the stock market with €900m valuation

Rovio bursts onto the stock market with €900m valuation

Angry Birds app publisher Rovio has made its debut on the Finnish stock market, with its 37.1m public shares initially priced at €11.50 (£10.16). This is the upper limit of the range Rovio announced earlier in September, valuing the company at €896m – significantly short of reports last month which put the expected valuation at around the […]