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A Postcard from Cartoon Connection Canada

This past week, representatives from 140 European and Canadian animation companies gathered in the capital city of Quebec for the third edition of Cartoon Connection Canada. Created ... Continue Reading →
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‘Angry Birds’ Movie Takes Producer Under Wing

The hottest mobile gaming (and now merchandising/licensing) sensation of late is on track to take movie theaters by storm with the Angry Birds flick set to take flight summer of 2016. ... Continue Reading →
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Aardman Launches New ‘Home Sheep Home’ Episode

Aardman and Chillingo have launched the latest episode in the Home Sheep Home 2 suite, the award-winning game which has registered 75 million plays to date. The release of the new episode ... Continue Reading →
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‘Angry Birds’ and ‘Star Wars’ Join Forces

After dashing from meeting to meeting around the Palais des Festivals at Cannes’ MIPCOM market this week, there’s going to be a lot of tired TV professionals looking for ... Continue Reading →
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‘Angry Birds’ Honor Freddie Mercury’s Birthday

In honor of Queen frontman Freddie Mercury’s September 5 birthday, Rovio has released a new animated Angry Birds YouTube short using the song “Bicycle Race.” The video was produced ... Continue Reading →
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‘Angry Birds’ Lands Top Licensing Honor

Rovio Entertainment’s terribly addictive game Angry Birds won the Best Licensed Program of the Year award at this week’s Licensing Expo in Las Vegas. The game, which has spawned ... Continue Reading →
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Rovio in Production on Animated ‘Angry Birds’ Series

Having conquered the mobile gaming market, Angry Birds is coming to your television as a new animated series. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Angry Birds developer Rovio announced ... Continue Reading →
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Rovio Acquires Futuremark Animation Studio

Angry Birds creator Rovio Entertainment has acquired Futuremark Games Studio, the gaming arm of software developer Futuremark. “They are an incredibly talented and experienced team, ... Continue Reading →
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Angry Birds Short to Peck on Nick

The new Angry Birds short Angry Birds Space will land on Nickelodeon on Wednesday, March 21 at 7 p.m. during SpongeBob SquarePants. The short will also air at the same time on Nicktoons ... Continue Reading →
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Rovio Launches New Angry Birds Game from Space

Rovio Entertainment debuted the brand new Angry Birds game, Angry Birds Space, with a launch announcement from the International Space Station at the angrybirds.com/space website. Angry ... Continue Reading →