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Posted by Harjeet October 13, 2010 10:11

Angry Birds is a ridiculously popular game in which a group of enraged feathered creatures have to fight a gang of evil pigs to get their stolen eggs back. The player is forced to destroy a series of forts in order to get the eggs back and it has proved an incredibly addictive games for mobile gamers all over the world.

If you haven’t heard of Angry you may want to spend some cash for mobile purchasing of this game. And if you have heard of it, you may be interested in these little known facts about it published in The Telegraph.

  1. Angry Birds was made by a team of four people and took eight months to finish because it was such a low priority for the company.
  2. The game cost less than £70,000 to make.
  3. Angry Birds fans include public figures as diverse as David Cameron, Paul Gascoigne, Kylie Minogue, Conan O’Brien and Jon Hamm, Mad Men’s Don Draper.
  4. It has sold more than seven million copies on Apple’s iPhone.
  5. An Angry Birds Facebook game is coming in 2011.
  6. Rovio Mobile developed more than 50 games, with relatively little success, before finally striking gold with Angry Birds.
  7. The Angry Birds beta for Android hit more than one million downloads in three weeks.
  8. Twenty different Angry Birds toys will be released early in 2011.
  9. Peter Vesterbacka, Rovio's official spokesman, has the job title 'Mighty Eagle’.
  10. Speaking of unusual titles, one of Rovio's game testers was nicknamed the 'Rovio Killer' because he was so bad at their games.

If you don’t have a smartphone and want one to play Angry Birds sell your phone and get a new mobile.

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