Tag Archives: Angry Birds

Rovio Entertainment to launch the first Moomin games for mobiles this year

Rights & Brands has partnered with Rovio Entertainment in a worldwide exclusive mobile games deal for the Moomin IP. Based in Stockholm, the global licensing agency, Rights & Brands is the worldwide master agent of the Moomins, while Rovio Entertainment is the most successful Finnish mobile gaming company globally and …

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Angry Birds flocks to game-based learning platform Kahoot! to raise environmental awareness

Angry Birds is flocking to the game-based learning platform Kahoot! to launch a series of unique quizzes each aimed at encouraging children and their environmental awareness education. The move is the latest from Rovio to continue its fight for better understanding around climate change and environmental science. Currently in its …

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Mobile games publisher Exient wants to be the go-to partner for IP owners

The independent mobile games publisher, Exient is looking to position itself as the go-to mobile games partner for IP owners in the games and entertainment space. Headed up by Dave Hawkins, the firm has success over the last 12 months with the self-published Lemmings Puzzle Adventure. It had previously built …

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Rovio and Topgolf Entertainment launch Angry Birds into select venues

Eagle, Birdie, the rarely scored Albatross, whatever term you’d like to use, Rovio Entertainment is looking to go the distance in a new partnership with Topgolf Entertainment Group to bring the Angry Birds franchise to select Topgolf venues this autumn. The partnership marks a new first for both the Angry …

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Rovio taps IMG as worldwide licensing agent for Angry Birds

Rovio Entertainment has tapped IMG as its worldwide consumer products licensing agent for the popular Angry Birds franchise. The new deal will give Rovio a ‘one-stop shop’ global partner to develop a consumer products programme that spans all of the Angry Birds’ franchise’s content and platforms. The first Angry Birds …

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Rovio’s Angry Birds celebrates tenth anniversary today

Rovio’s Bring the Anger campaign, launched as just part of the ongoing tenth anniversary celebrations for the Angry Birds brand, has got off to a flying start, having helped the brand take up residence in New York’s Times Square while calling on the aide of WWE’s own superstar, The Big …

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Rovio Entertainment confirms redundancies in bid to improve brand profitability

Rovio Entertainment will make 16 redundancies amongst its global Brand Licensing Business unit, as the firm acts out a restructuring plan in order to improve its efficiencies and profitability. The restructuring plans concerned 32 people in its Brand Licensing Unit the business has stated. At the beginning of October this …

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Rovio plans brand licensing unit restructure amid tough consumer products competition

Rovio Entertainment Corporation has detailed its plans to restructure its brand licensing unit. The aim is to improve the profitability of this side of the business. Negotiations started this week on October, 14th. The restructuring plan concerns 32 employees of the brand licensing unit globally. The planned measures could lead …

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Harry Potter proves triumphant among Independent Toy Awards 2019 winners

The UK’s independent toy retail scene has confirmed Warner Bros.’ Wizarding World of Harry Potter franchise as one of the hottest licenses on the toy scene this year, voting the brand as a Gold winner across four categories in this year’s Independent Toy Awards. Among what is yet another extensive …

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