Welcome to your daily Angry Birds fix! Obviously we’re thisclose to release or we wouldn’t have received these things in our inbox this morning. No word yet on actual debut date or pricing.
So all we’ve got are these hi-res, full color shots of the brightly colored plush birds, spun off from the wildly popular (at 6.5 million iPhone downloads and counting) mobile game.
‘Ah, Techcrunch has a shiny new red ball. I’ll miss the “Facebook changes font size on footer” posts but welcome a few dozen more in the “Angry Birds plush doll _________” category.’ — Andy
GIVE THE PEOPLE WHAT THEY WANT.
Rovio is an entertainment media company based in Finland, and the creator of the globally successful Angry Birds franchise. Angry Birds, a casual puzzle game, became an international phenomenon within a year of release, and is now the number one paid app of all time. Following this success in mobile gaming, Angry Birds has expanded rapidly in entertainment, publishing, and licensing to become a beloved international brand.
Angry Birds is a puzzle video game developed by Rovio, a developer based in Finland. Since its release for Apple’s iPhone and iPod Touch devices, over 6.5 million copies of the game have been purchased, and versions have appeared for other touchscreen-based smartphones. In Angry Birds, players take control of a flock of birds that are attempting to retrieve eggs that have been stolen by a group of evil pigs. The pigs have taken refuge on or within structures made...