This comes as a landmark achievement for the corporate, which has just lately surpassed the 1 million obtain mark for the sport that’s performed by a whopping 40 million customers, each month. In response to the Every day Mail, UK Prime Minister David Cameron and Australian premier Julia Gillard, are amongst the followers of the sport that includes birds capturing at pigs. The sport was launched in December 2009, and it’s amongst the highest downloaded video games at present. “The funding round was co-led by venture capital firm Accel Partners, known for working with fast-growing companies such as Facebook. Also involved was the venture capital firm Atomico Ventures, created by Skype co-founder Niklas Zennstrom,” stated a supply. Motive behind the enlargement The enlargement plan is aimed toward making the corporate an vital leisure media firm sooner or later, and a cartoon model of ‘Offended Birds’ for tv can also be being mulled. Rovio’s co-founder and chief government, Mikael Hed stated, “We will strengthen the position of Rovio and continue building our franchises in gaming, merchandising and broadcast media. Our next big thing is to execute superbly well on our strategy.” The corporate had beforehand launched the ‘Offended Birds’ comfortable toys, and greater than 2 million of those have been bought. ‘Offended Birds’ St. Patrick model out The much-awaited St. Patrick Day particular ranges have been launched for the sport, which incorporates 15 new ranges and a St. Paddy’s Day shock. “The Go Green, Get Lucky levels comes alive with cloverleafs, pots of gold and a delightful Celtic soundtrack, as well as pigs in Leprechaun hats,” knowledgeable an organization spokesperson. The corporate is understood for launching particular ranges forward of all particular events. Beforehand, it had launched new ranges for Valentine’s Day, Christmas and Halloween.