Angry Birds makers have become another studio to borrow from Playrix’s experience. Rovio released a match-3 game that uses pretty much the same concept and mechanics as Homescapes and Gardenscapes.
Rovio earned €66.6 million in Q1 2020, down 6% year-on-year. However, the publisher’s pre-tax profits grew 53% to €11.5 million. This the Angry Birds company achieved by reducing its UA costs.
Sad news from Wargaming. The Belarusian gaming corporation disbands Wargaming Helsinki after three years of work and closes the project the team was working on.
Rovio marketing director Stephen Porter spoke at Casual Connect Europe today about ten years of Angry Birds games and licensing.
The next White Nights St.Petersburg 2016 video is a presentation from Cyril Barrow (Rovio Entertainment). He spoke about giving a freedom to a team.
Another one White Nights St.Petersburg 2016 video. Matthew Wilson from Rovio Stars explains why the company hasn’t published a game for over a year. And also describes the state of mobile publishing in 2016.