Angry Birds Land on Nickelodeon
As if taking over your PC, handheld, and mobile screens isn’t enough, Angry Birds has set its sights on the screens in your living room this holiday season, as a new exclusive short entitled Angry Birds: Wreck the Halls is scheduled to premiere in Nickelodeon, during the 11 AM airing of Kung Fu Panda: Legend of Awesomeness. The Angry Birds short is a global exclusive to Nick, and will only air on its channels around the world starting on Saturday, December 17.
The first of the shorts shows the Pigs trying to steal the Angry Birds’ Christmas presents. The Birds, particularly Red and Bomb bird initially bicker with each other but ultimately decide to team up and go after the pigs, by going through a steep mountain slope. You can watch the short again at www.nick.com/watch.
Angry Birds was developed by Finnish computer game developer Rovio Mobile in December 2009. It has become the most downloaded games ever, with over 600 million downloads in the two years since it launched. The Angry Birds Seasons app with the Wreck the Halls holiday update is currently available in app stores worldwide.