‘Angry ____’.

Most people in today’s society would fill in the blank with ‘Birds’. The phenomenon of the Angry Birds game/now entertainment brand is mind boggling. It has amassed 140 million downloads and now ranks as the top selling game apps of all time. In March, Rovio, the Finnish computer game developers behind Angry Birds, raised US$42 million in a round of funding from Accel Partners and Atomico, and has estimated revenues of US$50-70 million.

I spent some time with the Mighty Eagle Peter Verstabacka,  of Rovio Mobile, who was a rock star at this year’s GMIC conference in Beijing.

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Jason Lim

Jason is an Australian born Chinese living in Beijing, specializing in entrepreneurship, start-ups and the investment eco-system in China, especially in the tech and social area.