Did you know there’s a second movie in the Angry Birds franchise? Nuts, eh? Not only that but XR Games has teamed up with Sony Pictures and Rovio to create The Angry Birds Movie 2 VR: Under Pressure – a brand new PlayStation VR title with an emphasis on asymmetrical co-op play. This leverages the hardware’s social screen feature,...
Pigs are back
Remember Angry Birds? It was popular once upon a time – they even made a movie about it, and there’s a-bloody-nother one on the way. Well, there’s good news for fans of fowl flingin’, as Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs is coming to the PlayStation 4 next week. For those of you who haven’t played this, it’s essentially just...
Use the birds, Luke
A long time ago (well, 2009), in a galaxy far, far away (Finland), an unassuming development studio named Rovio Entertainment gave birth to a mobile gaming franchise which would ultimately take over the world. Three years later and still going strong, Angry Birds and the beloved Star Wars empire would join forces to create a...
Sony's announced that it is planning to publish a monthly top twenty of the most popular PlayStation Network content from this month forward
Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection has topped the inaugural chart, with Resident Evil 4, From Dust and Angry Birds all placing within the top five. Check out the top twenty after the jump, or alternatively on the...
Regular readers will know we're not the biggest fans of Angry Birds, but even we have to tip our hat to Rovio's latest sales figures for the fowl flinging application
The developer's general manager, Andrew Stalbow, has confirmed in an interview with Venturebeat that the title has surpassed a whopping 350 million downloads, with users playing the game for more than 300 minutes per day collectively..
It seems not enough people paid attention to our 1/4 review of Angry Birds
Reports suggest that the over hyped, Rovio developed casual game has jumped straight to the top of the PlayStation Network's downloads chart. This is an atrocity. "PSN appears to be gaining traction tapping into the casual and social gaming market with titles such as...
We only just finished Mass Effect 2 due to the game's timed exclusivity period on XBOX 360, but we got to the end just in time to see what all the fuss is about
Bioware's space-RPG was the big winner at last night's Annual Interactive Achievement Awards (part of DICE), scooping gongs for RPG of the year, outstanding achievement in story and, game of the year. While Mass Effect 2 took the coveted..
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For all the hyperbole that's spewed about iOS being the future of handheld gaming, we don't really feel like its catalogue is all that special
You've got a stream of clunky rip-offs from Gameloft, plenty of games trying to make do with no buttons, and then the critical darlings: Doodle Jump, Angry Birds and Cut The Rope. All three titles are...
Angry Birds has been a sensation on the iPhone
It's sold over six-million copies to date, and there are even talks of a movie. Needless to say, it's a pretty big deal. That's why the game's announcement for PlayStation Minis is pretty big news. Chillingo's Head of Publishing, Johnny Coghlan, has been on the PlayStation Blog this afterno
One of the iPhone's most popular games, Angry Birds, is set to hit the PlayStation Portable and PlayStation 3
That's according to developer Rovio's co-founder, Joe Wee. He told The Sun: When it was released last December Angry Birds made a slow start but as word got round, everyones gone crazy for it. We are also releasing it on Nintendo DS,...