Rovio celebrates its Angry Birds Space game’s success with 10 million downloads in just three days.
Recently, the official Angry Birds Twitter account tweeted :
10 million Angry Birds Space downloads in less than 3 days! Thanks to our fans, stay tuned for more! #angrybirdsspace— Angry Birds (@AngryBirds) March 26, 2012
Now, this new game has another milestone - the app is now the top grossing app on Apple’s App Store. OMGPOP’s Draw Something was the previous top grosser on this chart.
The 1st version downloaded 700 million times
Angry Birds Space is the sequel to Angry Birds launched in 2009, which has been downloaded more than 700 million times. The new sequel has an entirely new setting and launched for PC , Android and iOS.
The Android App has ads
Angry Birds Space is available for iOS handsets as well as for Android through Apple App store and Google Play. The iOS version costs 99 cents and the Adroid version is free to download. However the Android FREE version has advertisements (Rovio, the game maker has to make some money from its success right?).
Angry Birds on Windows Phone 7 ?
With the famous Angry Birds series, Rovio has nothing to stop it. "We are working towards getting Angry Birds Space to WP7," Rovio Chief Executive Mikael Hed told Reuters recently warding off claims that the game was dumping Windows platform.
For those interested in more, here is a review by GameSpot