Can Rovio Repeat Angry Birds Success With New 'amazing Alex' Franchise?

Angry Birds

Rovio has had more than 1 billion downloads of its games focused on its wildly successful Angry Birds franchise. But can it have as much success with its next franchise? Peter Vesterbacka, the quirky CMO of Rovio, wearing an Angry Birds sweatshirt, talked about Amazing Alex, the first non bird-pig game from Rovio, at the GamesBeat conference in San Francisco Tuesday.

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    09/23/2012 - 10:00 pm | View Link
  • Amazing Alex: Hands-On with Rovio’s Newest Game That Isn’t Angry Birds
    When you solve a difficult Angry Birds level, you usually move on, happy to have bested the pigs even if your success feels more like the product of chance than raw skill. But in Amazing Alex, when you solve a difficult level, you’ll likely continue to ...
    07/13/2012 - 3:30 am | View Link
  • Rovio Looks to Repeat Success of ‘Angry Birds’ with New Game ‘Amazing Alex’
    Rovio knows a thing or two about creating a great game for mobile devices (you may have heard of their other little franchise: Angry Birds). Their next entry into the market is with a new game called Amazing Alex, a physics-based puzzle game starring a ...
    07/12/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Angry Birds maker Rovio launches new Amazing Alex franchise
    Rovio - the creator of the hit Angry Birds video games - is releasing its first new franchise since 2009. Amazing Alex's performance ... One analyst said the firm might find it hard to repeat its previous success. The launch was marred by a technical ...
    07/12/2012 - 8:59 am | View Link
  • Amazing Alex Launches Today, Let's See What Rovio's Got
    Rovio's new physics puzzle game, Amazing ... and Angry Birds Space proved they can get a little crazier with the concept, while still making it fun. The question on everyone's mind seems to be whether Rovio can repeat the same success as Angry Birds.
    07/11/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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    Han Solos’ furry companion, Chewbacca, makes his debut with a roar. Our strategy for Angry Birds Star Wars Death Star level 2-11 is to send Chewie towards the first ...
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  • Angry Birds
    Home of Angry Birds, Angry Birds Seasons and Angry Birds Rio from Rovio Entertainment Ltd. Download Angry Birds and go get them piggies! Squawk!
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  • Bad Piggies official gameplay trailer
    From the makers of Angry Birds, Bad Piggies will give you a chance to finally see the pig picture and take the role of the infamous green antagonists. http ...
    09/18/2014 - 10:54 pm | View Website
  • Angry Birds
    Angry Birds is a video game franchise created by Finnish computer game developer Rovio Entertainment. Inspired primarily by a sketch of stylized wingless birds, the ...
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  • Amazing Alex official launch trailer
    Amazing Alex, a new game from Rovio, the creators of Angry Birds. Coming to iOS and Android on July 12, 2012. Like on Facebook: ...
    09/18/2014 - 5:10 pm | View Website
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