Angry Birds and Rovio Entertainment

Angry Birds and Rovio Entertainment

2007 Rovio's financial struggles force Niklas Hed to cut back on staff; Kim Dikert leaves Rovio; Apple introduces the ... 2010 February 11, Angry Birds is featured as the Game of the Week on Apple's United Kingdom App Store; in April, ...

Author: Jason Porterfield

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 9781477779194

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

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Since its release for Apple's iPhone in 2009, Angry Birds has been one of the most successful video games in history. Although Angry Birds seemed to be an overnight success, the game was actually the result of years of struggle by Rovio Entertainment, the Finnish company that created it. The company's founder, Niklas Hed, his cousin Mikael Hed, and Peter Vesterbacka have established not just a profitable video game but a cultural phenomenon. In this thrilling narrative, readers examine the challenges and triumphs of building a company while keeping the spirit of fun behind the development of new products.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Angry Birds and Rovio Entertainment

Angry Birds and Rovio Entertainment

Since its release for Apple's iPhone in 2009, Angry Birds has been one of the most successful video games in history.

Author: Jason Porterfield

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 9781477779200

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 468

Since its release for Apple's iPhone in 2009, Angry Birds has been one of the most successful video games in history. Although Angry Birds seemed to be an overnight success, the game was actually the result of years of struggle by Rovio Entertainment, the Finnish company that created it. The company's founder, Niklas Hed, his cousin Mikael Hed, and Peter Vesterbacka have established not just a profitable video game but a cultural phenomenon. In this thrilling narrative, readers examine the challenges and triumphs of building a company while keeping the spirit of fun behind the development of new products.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Learn to Draw Angry Birds

Learn to Draw Angry Birds

1 2 3 TM www.walterfoster.com Walter Foster Publishing, Inc. 3 Wrigley, Suite A, Irvine, CA 92618 © 2009–2012 Rovio Entertainment Ltd. Angry Birds and Rovio are trademarks of Rovio Entertainment Ltd. All rights reserved.

Author: Walter Foster Creative Team

Publisher: Walter Foster Pub

ISBN: 9781600583063

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 640

Offers step-by-step instructions for learning to draw all of the Angry Birds characters.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Angry Birds Friendship Bracelets

Angry Birds Friendship Bracelets

Original idea by Kati Nohynek, Rovio Entertainment Ltd. Instructions by Susanna Mertsalmi, Novita Oy Yarns by Novita Oy, www.novita.fi Tutorial videos on www.youtube.com/novitatube Content by Rovio Books: Laura Andersson, ...

Author: Rovio

Publisher: Walter Foster Pub

ISBN: 9781589238718

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

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Presents instructions for creating over fifty woven friendship bracelet patterns based on the personalities of the different Angry Bird characters.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Angry Birds Amigurumi

Angry Birds Amigurumi

Rovio Entertainment Ltd. and Novita Oy shall not be liable for any damages resulting from possible printing or other errors in the instructions of this book. Translation rights arranged by Elina Ahlback Literary Agency ISBN ...

Author: Rovio

Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

ISBN: 9781627885102

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 332

Learn how to crochet Red and Bomb and all your other favorite Angry Birds characters! Angry Birds Amigurumi shows you how with illustrated step-by-step instruction and patterns for Angry Birds and Bad Piggies. Beginning with a basic review of amigurumi, you'll learn the supplies you need, stitches, and more! This adorable guide book has 11 different patterns for making all your favorite characters, as well as building blocks, eggs, and the all-important slingshot. It's so easy, you'll be flying through them and crocheting the whole game in no time!
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

National Geographic Angry Birds

National Geographic Angry Birds

... Angry Birds, and the Angry Birds characters are trademarks of Rovio Entertainment Ltd. All rights reserved. ... National Geographic angry birds : 50 true stories of the fed up, feathered, and furious / Mel White ; foreword by Peter ...

Author: Mel White

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 9781426214110

Category: Nature

Page: 160

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"If playing Angry Birds has suddenly turned you into a bird lover, you’ll want to get your talons on the latest book National Geographic Angry Birds: 50 True Stories of the Fed Up, Feathered and Furious." --geekstyleguide.com This hilariously eye-popping book showcases real-world angry birds and 50 fantastic stories peppered with tips to avoid them, as well as fascinating facts about angry bird behavior. In addition to the funny and light-hearted real-life angry bird stories, National Geographic Angry Birds: Fed up, Feathered, and Furious will tell, for the first time ever, the story of the Angry Birds we all know and love from the hit game. Angry Bird fans will finally get to learn the personality, name, and all the details of each of the iconic Angry Birds. The Angry Birds' stories have been TOP SECRET until now, and will only be revealed in this book! Rovio graphics and National Geographic photography are featured throughout. Structured like the game which progresses in degree of difficulty, the book progresses in degree of anger and devotes a chapter to each level of anger intensity; Annoyed, Testy, Outraged, and Furious. Readers will discover the world's angriest real bird at the end. As one of the most trusted authorities on animal behavior, National Geographic is the perfect source for the real truth behind real-life angry birds.
Categories: Nature

National Geographic Angry Birds Seasons

National Geographic Angry Birds Seasons

Foreword copyright © 2013 Rovio Entertainment Ltd. Angry Birds characters copyright © 2009–2013 Rovio Entertainment Ltd. Rovio, Angry Birds, and the Angry Birds characters are trademarks of Rovio Entertainment. All rights reserved.

Author: Amy Briggs

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 9781426214097

Category: Humor

Page: 160

View: 504

Circle the globe with National Geographic and the Angry Birds as the lovable characters discover and partake in the world's greatest holidays, festivals, and celebrations. The birds will celebrate the Chinese New Year in Beijing before traveling to Venice, Italy for Carnival. The Angry Birds--and readers--will learn all about cultural traditions around the world and come to understand the rituals and customs that go along with celebrating the biggest events of the year. Archival and modern National Geographic photography will accompany the text, and "Festive Facts" will give the book a distinctive visual style that is unique to National Geographic. This is the fifth book that National Geographic and Angry Birds creator, Rovio, have partnered on to bring education and entertainment to readers of every age.
Categories: Humor

National Geographic Angry Birds Space

National Geographic Angry Birds Space

A Furious Flight Into the Final Frontier Amy Briggs ... Birds Characters Copyright © 2009-2012 Rovio Entertainment Ltd. Rovio, Angry Birds, and the Angry Birds characters are trademarks of Rovio Entertainment Ltd. All rights reserved.

Author: Amy Briggs

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 9781426213571

Category: Science

Page: 160

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It's one small step for birds, one giant leap for birdkind... Blast off with the Angry Birds as they fly through space on an intergalactic rescue mission! Evil space piggies have stolen their eggs and are hiding them somewhere in outer space. To save them, the Angry Birds have teamed up with National Geographic to learn all they can about planets, moons, stars, galaxies, and the mysteries of the universe. Four chapters take the readers deeper and deeper into space—each one packed with Angry Birds, astounding space photography, and fascinating "Astrofacts" and "Space Data" features that surprise and enthrall. Join the birds as they observe robots on Mars, take a spin with the Jupiter's Great Red Spot, visit where stars are born in galaxies far, far away, and look for life on strange new worlds. This official companion book to the Angry Birds Space game shows the furious fliers everything they'll need to know on their quest to explore the galaxy and rescue their precious eggs. The book is organized into four levels, each one taking the reader and the birds farther and farther into space: Level One. "You Are Here: What's Out There?" Level Two. "Short Flights: The Inner Solar System" Level Three. "Longer Journey: The Outer Solar System" Level Four. "Flying Farther: Deep Space"
Categories: Science

National Geographic Angry Birds Furious Forces

National Geographic Angry Birds Furious Forces

... Copyright © 2013 Rovio Entertainment Ltd. Angry Birds Characters Copyright © 2009-2013 Rovio Entertainment Ltd. Rovio, Angry Birds, and the Angry Birds characters are trademarks of Rovio Entertainment Ltd. All rights reserved.

Author: Rhett Allain

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 9781426214127

Category: Humor

Page: 160

View: 532

Another Angry Birds National Geographic mash-up! This fun, engaging paperback uses Angry Birds to explain the physics at work in the world--and behind the popular game. National Geographic's trademark science blends with Angry Birds' beloved entertainment to take readers into the world of physics. Rhett Allain, physics professor and Wired blogger explains basic scientific principles in fun, accessible ways; the Angry Birds come along for the ride to illustrate concepts we see in the real world--as well as in the Angry Birds games. Packed with science and a sense of humor, this book will improve readers' understanding of the world and how it works--and it may just improve their Angry Birds scores as well. Rovio Learning is known for collaborating with several scientific and educational institutions, such as the National Geographic Society and NASA. The recent collaboration with CERN brings quantum physics to the reach of children. There is no subject that young children can not learn - when the medium is age-appropriate, fun and engaging!
Categories: Humor

National Geographic Angry Birds Animal Showdown

National Geographic Angry Birds Animal Showdown

Foreword Copyright © 2014 Rovio Entertainment Ltd. Angry Birds Characters Copyright © 2009–2014 Rovio Entertainment Ltd. Rovio, Angry Birds, Bad Piggies, Mighty Eagle and all related properties, titles, logos and characters are ...

Author: Mel White

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 9781426215186

Category: Humor

Page: 160

View: 995

Nature can be beautiful, but it can also get angry! A direct follow-up to National Geographic Angry Birds, this book uncovers real-life showdowns in nature, like the birds vs. pigs face-off that fans of the game know and love. Explore the natural world with the Angry Birds and get to know the real showdowns in nature like lions vs. hyenas, Venus flytrap vs. flies, and many more. From annoyed armadillos to furious felines, discover 50 of the angriest animal showdowns!
Categories: Humor