Rovio Animation, Ltd.
IndustryAnimation
Founded2012
FounderJarno Väkeväinen, Niklas Hed
Key people
Mika Ihamuotila
Revenue€190 Million
OwnerRovio Entertainment
Number of employees
430
ParentKaiken Entertainment
Sony Pictures Television (program distributor)[1]

Rovio Animation, Ltd. is the animation division of Kaiken Entertainment after it was acquired from its original owner, Rovio Entertainment, in March 2017.[2] It is led by former Rovio CEO Mikael Hed.

Sony Pictures Television carries distribution for their television productions after their works on The Angry Birds Movie.[3]

Filmography

Television series

# Title Genre Seasons Runtime Premiere date Last episode Status Network
1 Angry Birds Toons Comedy Adventure Slapstick 3 seasons, 104 episodes 2 min. 45 sec. March 17, 2013 May 13, 2016 Ended Toons.TV
2 Piggy Tales Comedy 4 seasons, 121 episodes 1 min. April 11, 2014 May 30, 2019
3 Angry Birds Stella Adventure Comedy drama 2 seasons, 26 episodes 6 min. November 1, 2014 March 11, 2016
4 Angry Birds Blues Adventure Comedy drama 1 season, 30 episodes 2 min. March 10, 2017 December 14, 2017
5 Angry Birds BirLd Cup Adventure Comedy drama 1 season, 10 episodes 3 min. June 9, 2018 2018 N/A
6 Angry Birds Zero Gravity Adventure Comedy drama 1 season, 3 episodes 45 sec. October 3, 2018 2018
7 Angry Birds on the Run Stop motion Comedy 2 seasons, 39 episodes 2 min. November 17, 2018 November 14, 2020 YouTube
8 Angry Birds MakerSpace Adventure Animation 2 seasons, 35 episodes 1 min. June 1, 2019 October 7, 2022
9 Angry Birds Slingshot Stories Animation 2 seasons, 40 episodes
(1st season only, continued by Maya Digital Studios)[4][5]
1 min. January 18, 2020 January 29, 2022 Pending
10 Angry Birds Bubble Trouble Animation 1 season, 20 episodes 1 min. August 31, 2020 May 29, 2021 Ended
11 Angry Birds: Summer Madness Slapstick Comedy Adventure 3 seasons, 36 episodes 13-24 min. January 28, 2022 August 25, 2022 Pending Netflix

Feature films

Title Release date Director(s) Writer(s) Producer(s) Distributor(s) Co-production with Budget Box Office Rotten Tomatoes Metacritic
The Angry Birds Movie May 20, 2016 Clay Kaytis
Fergal Reilly
Screenplay by: Jon Vitti
Story by: Mikael Hed
Mikko Pöllä
John Cohen
John Cohen
Catherine Winder
Sony Pictures Releasing Columbia Pictures $73 million $352.3 million 43%[6] 44[7]
The Angry Birds Movie 2 August 14, 2019 Thurop Van Orman
John Rice (co-director)
Peter Ackerman
Eyal Podell
Jonathan E. Stewart
John Cohen Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Animation $65 million $154.7 million 73%[8] 60[9]

References

  1. ^ Faughnder, Ryan. "Sony and Rovio hope $400-million promotional blitz will help 'Angry Birds' soar". latimes.com. Retrieved 2019-05-15.
  2. ^ Kaiken Entertainment buys Rovio's TV animation unit Retrieved 4 May 2017
  3. ^ Faughnder, Ryan. "Sony and Rovio hope $400-million promotional blitz will help 'Angry Birds' soar". latimes.com. Retrieved 2019-05-15.
  4. ^ Mobile, Rovio. "Angry Birds Slingshot Stories Ep. 1 - First Level Ever!". youtube.com. Retrieved 2021-10-17.
  5. ^ Mobile, Rovio. "Angry Birds Slingshot Stories S2 - Color Crazy Ep.1". youtube.com. Retrieved 2021-10-17.
  6. ^ "The Angry Birds Movie". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 2019-05-02.
  7. ^ "The Angry Birds Movie". Metacritic. Retrieved 2019-05-02.
  8. ^ "The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved August 5, 2019.
  9. ^ "The Angry Birds Movie 2 reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved August 2, 2019.