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Steam's weekly deals kicked off yesterday, but players in the US were probably too busy lounging poolside with a plate full of hamburgers to notice – and hey, Steam users outside of the US could have been doing the same thing. It's cool; we don't judge. This week's Steam deals last until Jun...

May 28th 2013 at 11:30pm 0 Comments
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No planet can contain Angry Birds Space, nor can any digital distributor – Rovio's interstellar bird-flinger is now available on Steam, on sale for $4 through March 14 at 10 a.m. PST. Angry Birds Space was previously available for PCs via Google's Chrome store.The Steam version of Angry Birds...

March 7th 2013 at 8:30pm 0 Comments
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A new update for Angry Birds Space adds twenty levels focused on the Red Planet and all the recent activity surrounding NASA's Mars Rover, Curiosity. Players will find a new Astronaut Pig to knock around, along with three hidden rovers and landers to discover that once found will unlock "special bo...

August 23rd 2012 at 10:30pm 0 Comments
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While Angry Birds is mostly "been there, done that" at this point in time, we've got to give it up to the setup seen above. The custom "Super Angry Birds" controller above is a complicated USB mod using wood and gyros. Hacks were definitely involved.You adjust trajectory using the wooden sling, the...

August 9th 2012 at 4:00am 0 Comments
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In space, barring any obstructions, there's nothing to stop momentum. Rovio has announced that Angry Birds Space has been downloaded over 50 million times. In Rovio's own words, Angry Birds Space is now "the fastest growing mobile game yet" and breaks the company's records.Rovio thanked its fans fo...

April 30th 2012 at 11:15am 0 Comments
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A fresh infusion of frustration-focused fowl flinging has made its way into the iOS and Android versions of Rovio's immensely popular game, Angry Birds Space. The free "Fry Me To The Moon" pack adds 10 new icy planets and, if you're an iOS user, 20 complimentary space eagles.iOS users also receive...

April 25th 2012 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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Angry Birds originator and eventual ruler of all mankind Rovio is widening its grasp upon the world by opening a new studio in Stockholm, Sweden. Should all go according to plan, the presently unnamed new studio will be staffed by 20 to 30 folks within a year.This announcement follows Rovio's recen...

March 30th 2012 at 4:00am 0 Comments
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Rovio, the team responsible for Angry Birds and Angry Birds Space (and parts of this), has acquired Futuremark Games Studio, creator of Unstoppable Gorg and Shattered Horizon, among other titles. Futuremark Games was founded in 2008 and is based in Finland alongside Rovio, which may explain why Rov...

March 27th 2012 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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"Huh, Angry Birds Space is out," I thought last week, and then I bought it without really thinking. It's that kind of casual, absentminded purchase that has propelled the game to an astounding ten million downloads.Rovio announced through the Angry Birds Twitter account that its new game hit that m...

March 26th 2012 at 9:45am 0 Comments