“Angry Birds” creator Rovio Entertainment has another hit on its hands: The company will produce a second season of “Angry Birds Toons,” after the first batch generated over 1 billion views, and add…
After the first mash-up of “Angry Birds” with Lucasfilm's “Star Wars” was downloaded over 100 million times, Rovio Entertainment and Lucasfilm are ready with a sequel to keep their new franchise…
No seatback screens? No problem. Dish Network has inked a unique deal with Southwest Airlines that will get the satellite TV service provider's channels in front of the airline's passengers for free…
With the Xbox One revealed and ready to launch this fall, Don Mattrick, president of Microsoft's Interactive Entertainment Business, has left the company to become CEO of social gaming company Zynga…
Microsoft will adapt its "Halo" game franchise as a premium live action series exclusively for Xbox Live. Steven Spielberg will produce the series with gamemaker 343 Studios.
Sony has tapped “The Simpsons” and “King of the Hill” comedy writer Jon Vitti to pen a screenplay for the studio's upcoming 3D toon based on the Angry Birds app from Rovio Entertainemnt. Vet producer…
Sony Pictures has won the worldwide distribution rights on the upcoming "Angry Birds" animated movie and has set a July 1, 2016 release.
The rollout comes as a surprise to Hollywood, which has lauded -- and been enviable of -- Rovio's ability to launch a new major moneymaking franchise that's not based on an existing property, but was…
After brokering deals to associate its "Angry Birds" with "Star Wars" and "Rio," mobile gamemaker Rovio Entertainment is expanding its licensing business further through a deal to create a mobile…
Three years after "Angry Birds" turned into a runaway franchise for Rovio Entertainment, the Finnish gamemaker has tapped "Despicable Me" producer John Cohen to oversee the film version of the game…
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