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    Angry Birds Creator Raises $42 Million In Investment

    3DS PS3 PSP 0 Comments Mar 10th, 2011, 9:04am EST by Darryl Kaye    
    Angry Birds Creator Raises $42 Million In Investment Rovio Mobile, the Finnish company that created the Angry Birds franchise, has revealed that they've managed to raise $42 million in investment capital.

    The company wish to grow the franchise into a huge multimedia brand, and are using Pixar as the model to emulate. To try and achieve this, they've brought on Niklas Zennstrom, the co-founder of Skype, and Atomic Ventures.

    On his new position, Zennstrom said "Angry Birds is one of the fastest-growing online products I've seen, growing even faster than Skype, and the company has done a brilliant job of extending it across different platforms and merchandise."


    TAGS: Angry Birds, Rovio Mobile, Nintendo 3DS, iPhone, Android, PS3, Sony PSP

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