What with Angry Birds topping the list of the best Halloween costumes, you know even more good news are going to follow. PCMag is reporting that everyone’s favorite bird flinging game has reached the very impressive the 500 million download mark!
“The addictive Angry Birds has surpassed 500 million downloads, which game maker Rovio said makes it the most downloaded game in the history of gaming. Players are not just downloading and moving on, however.
“Rovio said its users average about 300 million minutes of playing time daily, meaning they have played about 200,000 years of Angry Birds in total. More than 266 billion levels of Angry Birds have been played and 400 billion birds have been launced into action, collecting 44 billion Stars along the way, Rovio said.”
“This is a fantastic landmark achievement for us, and we’re extremely delighted to see such an incredible amount of people enjoying our games,” said Mikael Hed, CEO of Rovio. “We remain committed to creating more fun experiences and bringing exceptional quality to Angry Birds Fans everywhere.”"
I know that Angry Birds is quite literally on every freaking mobile and/or desktop device with whatever OS it has, but this is still freaking amazing. I don’t think anyone knew how big of a hit this game will become which still continues to break records. Up next, 1 BILLION MARK!?!!!