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Angry Birds among most profitable games ever

Posted by: Jeremy at 3/10/2011 9:02 AM
It really doesn’t matter if you have grown tired of hearing about Rovio’s Angry Birds, the franchise isn’t going anywhere, any time soon. In a recent interview with Wired Magazine, it was revealed just how successful the game has become...

Rovio states that the game cost roughly $140,000 (converted from Euros listed in article) to produce across its various platforms but has brought in more than $70 million in revenue... talk about printing your own money. The success that the game has seen thus far is fueling the future of the franchise. The Angry Birds game itself is only the beginning as Rovio is planning to expand the series into even more games, comic books, toy lines, and even television shows. I have said it before, and I will say it again... Angry Birds is going to be a title we will be hearing for a long, long time...

There is plenty of more insight given about the studio and its plans for the future in the article linked above... it’s worth checking out.