‘Angry birds’ cookbook is on the way

June 9th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt  

New York, June 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The “Angry Birds” franchise is growing with reports that a cookbook is on the way soon. The head of the game’s maker revealed that there are plans to come out with a movie of the franchise as well.

Rovio initially released the game for iPhone but the success of the game soon saw it being released for Android-based phones as well. Recently the company announced that they have made the game available for Windows. That brought the game to many people.

Rovio also ventured out with “Angry Bird” branded apparels including T-shirts. The company announced that they have already sold about 1 million of the “Angry Bird” branded shirts. There has also been branded toys as well.

Peter Vesterbacka told reporters that, “Our first book is coming out–a cookbook.” Before that announcement, the company had revealed last week that they have acquired the animation studio Kombo.

Vesterbacka said then that, “We’re getting serious about animation. Already produced a series of animated shorts. We’re going to make more of those. We’re going to make longer animations. And who knows, one day we’re going to make a movie.”

Vesterbacka said the company plans to go places with the franchise. He believes the brand has vast potential that the company will tap.

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