Angry Birds hits 1 billion downloads

Angry Birds hits 1 billion downloads
Countless billions of green pigs slaughtered.

Rovio is celebrating a huge milestone for its baby, Angry Birds. Combining all versions of the game, free and premium, Angry Birds, Angry Birds Seasons, Angry Birds Rio, and Angry Birds Space, the phenomenon now accounts for over one billion downloads.

"We are so thankful to all of our fans for their support, and we can?t wait for them to see what we have coming up," said Rovio communications specialist Sini Matikainen.

Angry Birds exploded in popularity shortly after its 2009 launch for iOS devices. It is one of the most profitable games in history.

Written by: James Delahunty @ 9 May 2012 15:00
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  • DarkJello

    It is or isn't one of the most profitable?

    In video games of all time or in apps of all time?

    (never mind article edited)

    9.5.2012 15:45 #1

  • JST1946

    I have a lot of Angry Birds in my back yard they keep crapping on my car.

    9.5.2012 15:51 #2

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