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Monday Aug 18 | WinBeta

Angry Birds for Windows Phone adds 15 new levels, and 'Power Potion' in its latest update

Last week, Angry Birds Space snagged a major update . Today, the original Angry Birds title by Rovio has gone through the same treatment.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Eurogamer

Sang-Froid dev reveals physics-based RTS Conflicks

Sang-Froid: Tales of Werewolves developer Artifice Studio has revealed details about its upcoming physics-based RTS Conflicks: Revolutionary Space Battles.

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Related Topix: Artifice Studio, Video Games, Sang-Froid: Tales of Werewolves, Rovio Mobile, Nintendo, LucasArts, Star Wars

GamesIndustry.biz

Hunting Whales and Golden Swans

If you want to build a sustainable game business, don't hunt whales and golden swans - diversify, experiment, and depend on proven brands Creating a game company for the long term is a difficult task, and you have to have a sustainable long-term strategic vision that you can execute properly.

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Related Topix: Video Games, Rovio Mobile, Nintendo

IPKat

Thursday thingies

Talking to a Kat. This Kat is in awe of the power of the social media: in fewer than 10 days since we announced that we were hosting a patent-related conversation [Merpel calls it a "pat-chat"] between our own dear Darren Smyth and returning EPO warrior Christopher Rennie-Smith, using just one blog post and a couple of supportive tweets, we have ... (more)

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Racked

Intelligence: Angry Birds Founders Seek Fashion Ads for New Lady Game

The creators of blockbuster app Angry Birds are going after fashion and cosmetic brands for ad placements on Juice Cubes, the company's puzzle game geared towards women.

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Related Topix: Nintendo, Rovio Mobile, Video Games, Juice Cubes, iPhone and iPad App

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Reuters

'Candy Crush' losses continue for King, shares fall

Social and mobile game company King Digital Entertainment Plc reduced its 2014 forecast after reporting lower-than-expected second-quarter revenue on Tuesday, driven by losses in its game titles such as "Candy Crush Saga."

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Related Topix: Rovio Mobile, Nintendo, Video Games

PC Magazine

'Best Fiends' Targets Angry Birds, Candy Crush

Seriously, the new kid on the mobile gaming block, has wasted no time making a play for the in-crowd.

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Related Topix: Rovio Mobile, Nintendo, Video Games

USA Today

Former 'Angry Birds' game makers set designs on new worlds

Former 'Angry Birds' game makers set designs on new worlds Some former Angry Birds have some new creatures of their own in the works Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/Visg2n Promotional art for upcoming video game "Best Fiends," from a new studio that includes some former members of the Rovio design team responsible for "Angry ... (more)

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Related Topix: Rovio Mobile, Nintendo, Video Games, Science / Technology

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Philly.com

John Mayer's thoughts of Broadway have chorus of women panicked

IF THE MUSIC of Billy Joel , ABBA , Green Day , the Four Seasons and Carole King could headline a Broadway show, why not John Mayer ? But that's not stopping music's raspy-voiced Romeo from trying to write a show.

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Related Topix: Rovio Mobile, Nintendo, Video Games, Theater, Arts, Hot Chicks, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Pop/Rock, Providence, RI, Entertainment

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Ubergizmo

Angry Birds Stella Trailer Now Available

Angry Birds Stella, a new game from Rovio that will be part of the phenomenally successful Angry Birds franchise, was first announced in February earlier this year, with an announcement in June that the game will finally be made available to the masses from September 2014 onward.

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Related Topix: Nintendo, Rovio Mobile, Video Games, Gadgets

WXOW-TV La Crosse

Seattle artist sues over 'Angry Birds' pet toys

Overwhelmed by the arrival of thousands of unaccompanied immigrant children, the state of Texas relaxed its standards for the shelters that house them, easing rules governing how much space each child needs and... Overwhelmed by the arrival of thousands of unaccompanied immigrant children, the state of Texas relaxed its standards for the shelters ... (more)

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Related Topix: Rovio Mobile, Nintendo, Video Games, US News, US Supreme Court

WATE-TV Knoxville

Seattle artist sues over 'Angry Birds' pet toys

A Seattle artist who designed a line of plush toys for pets called "Angry Birds" is suing the company that sold them, saying it cheated her of millions of dollars when it reached a deal with the Finnish company... A Seattle artist who designed a line of plush toys for pets called "Angry Birds" is suing the company that sold them, saying it cheated ... (more)

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

IGN

Angry Artist Sues Pet Toy Maker Over Angry Birds

Angry Birds is quite possibly the most visible video game brand of the mobile era, and a Seattle artist is suing the Hartz Mountain Corporation for selling the intellectual property she claims to own to Rovio.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Gamers' favorites earn top rankings by Mobilewalla

The following paid apps are highly rated by Mobilewalla, and also are user favorites that never leave the top of the charts.

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GigaOM

Wrestling with the always-on social web, and trying to relearn the value of boredom

The best part about having smartphones and thousands of connections through social networks like Twitter or Instagram is that we never have to be bored.

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Related Topix: iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Instagram, Video Games, Rovio Mobile, Nintendo, iPhone

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Gamasutra

GDC Europe reveals talks on Dead Island 2 and Angry Birds

Earlier this week we announced that GDC Europe 2014 would host both game industry veteran Chris Roberts and Fireproof Studios cofounder Barry Meade.

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Related Topix: Rovio Mobile, Nintendo, Video Games, World News, Germany, 2K Games, Yager, Spec Ops: The Line

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Cult of Mac Blog

Angry Birds become Transformers in new action-packed Comic-Con trailer

The Angry Birds are, ahem, transforming yet again in this new trailer from Rovio and Hasbro, released to coincide with San Diego Comic Con this week.

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