6.5 Million Angry Birds were downloaded over Christmas Holidays

Rovio, maker of the popular game Angry Birds, reported that some 6.5 million Angry Birds were downloaded on Christmas day during the holiday season.

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Rovio spokespearson Ville Heijari stated “We’re really excited to have such a massive number of new people get acquainted with Angry Birds over the holidays — we have exciting new releases lined up for 2012, and can’t wait to introduce them to the public.

The figure of 6.5 million includes a mix of paid and free downloads of the original Angry Birds, Angry Birds Seasons and Angry Birds Rio from Apple’s App Store and Android Market.

In contrast, Company saw around 2 million Angry Birds downloads on Christmas day of 2010. This shows a strong upward trend in the popularity of these games.

So friends how many of you have downloaded or given or received Angry Birds these holidays?

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