The world’s best selling mobile game, Angry Birds, has now hit 500 million, that’s half a billion, downloads mark announced Rovio Mobile, the maker of Angry Birds. It was just a couple of weeks back when Rovio Mobile announced 400M downloads of the game. Now within a short time, Angry Birds hit half a billion downloads.
Within a short span of two years, Angry Birds took place in the entire world. Starting with iPhone, moving on to Android, Windows mobile and the desktop, Angry Birds is the best selling game out there. There is no other game in the mobile gaming niche to defeat this monster.
“Squawk! Angry Birds, the best selling mobile game in the world, has achieved amazing things. Angry Birds Fans around the world have so far played a total of 200,000 years of Angry Birds, with 300 million minutes of playing time daily. Moreover, more than 266 billion levels of Angry Birds have been played, with 400 billion birds launched into action, and over 44 billion Stars collected in the process.” says Rovio Mobile on YouTube.
To celebrate its success, Rovio Mobile released a video on YouTube showing some of the curious and interesting facts of Angry Birds. As you can see in this video below, it is the number 1 game in 76 countries, 266 billion levels have been played, 400 billion birds have been shot with the old, familiar catapult, 44 billion stars have been collected, Angry Birds Seasons and Angry Birds Rio were launched, a stunning 300 million minutes played each day and finally, 500 million downloads!
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