Launched back in 2009, Angry Birds game has been an immense success for the Finnish video game development company -Rovio Entertainment Limited. It was first introduced on Apple’s iOS devices way back in 2009, when iPhones had created a roar in the smartphone markets.
Whether you would believe it or not, ever since its launch,nearly 12-million downloads of this game has been reported by the users from the App Store owned by Apple Inc. This massive response from the consumers actually prompted its designers to introduce many special editions in fairly quick successions. To date, five different special editions of Angry Birds have been developed successfully, and publicized by the Finnish firm, and the special editions include–
- Angry Birds Seasons,
- Space, and lastly
- Angry Birds Star Wars.
Since it is freely available for Internet users, Angry Birds has obtained massive popularity among PC users, iOS as well as Android Smartphone users all around the globe, which is forcing its developers to work really hard to come out with many new editions of the same game for the 2013 fiscal year, and exploit the market to make considerable profits in no time.
All these 5 versions work like a charm on iPad’s retina display and offer an unmatched gaming experience.
Success of Angry Birds Helping Rovio in IPO
Even though it was established way back in 2003, Rovio Entertainment tasted the true success only after the introduction of the Angry Birds. At present, the company has been reported to be strategizing to make full useof its online game’s success, and planning to do an IPO (Initial Public Offering) during the next fiscal year.
In fact, a Hollywood produced animated flick is also expected to be in the works, and is more likely to be released sometime in 2013. As per the latest stats, with sales bump of almost ten-fold during 2011, Rovio Entertainment is presently valued at around massive $9-billion.
Since they came into limelight with iOS version, iPhone users have been their prime focus, but with tremendous popularity even on Google Play Store, their focus has shifted to Android too.
Angry Birds Seasons 2
The upcoming Angry Birds Seasons-2 is nothing but the sequel for earlier Seasons special edition. The new game is expected to introduce new Easter egg bird into the game. In addition, there are rumors in the air that many other special editions of Angry Birds game are likely to be introduced in the upcoming model year, which include Hoggy Halloween, Jingle Birds, Hearts and Hogs, New Year’s Steal, Pot o’ eggs, Eater Eggs, and so on.
So, don’t forget to enjoy this cool version on your iPad/iPhone.
Bad Piggies to Follow Angry Birds
Experiencing immense success with Angry Birds game, Rovio has planned to expand its reach, and laid down plans to introduce a new game labeled as Bad Piggies. Rovio recently informed that the new Bad Piggies game is expected to give the gamers an opportunity to play as the 2nd most admired characters in the universe of Angry Birds, and look at this prosperous world via their green eyes.
The latest game has been anticipated to be introduced on android, iOS, and Mac, and special editions for PCs, Windows Mobile Phone, and new Windows 8 are more likely to be launched over the coming months.
With the increasing popularity of Angry Birds, it is quite obvious that Rovio needs to come out with many other special versions of the same game in the coming months so as to meet the expectations of its consumers, and continue their good run in the market.