The famous game was developed by Rovio entertaiment. Angry birds became one of the most popular games all over the world due to the fact that after its release within a year more than 3 billion copies were sold. It is the most purchased game of all time. Initially Angry birds was designed for iOS but after its success the creators developed the game for other platforms like Android, Windows and many others.The concept that allowed to combine colorful design, comic style, fun characters and one more importanat component low price, interested people greatly. It is one of the great hits of the time. Soon after release it became trend and appeared in television series and animated movie. The game marketing enlarged the popularity by its production of angry birds toy.
The main idea
The game is based on the cocept that wingless multicolored birds of various types try to protect their egges from the enemies which are usually green pigs. The players target with the birds on the coming pigs across the field and shoot so that the pigs disappear. Each level offers a new concept with new opportunities. The playes are able to unlock new characters that are new types of birds. These are unique birds and each has its own peculiarites and abilities besides their appearnce. As the game became popular the company released several additional versions of the game for a great number of devices. The different structures make the game always fun and interesting.
The player can control a flock of the birds with are presented as his tools. The aim is to bring back the eggs the enemy inthis case the green pigs have stolen. The birds in a flock are limited so the player should launch the shoot carefully choosing the right target for him. As with each level the content is harder the egges are protected by various obsticles which can be made of wood, glass or stone. Sometimes by targeting at the obsticles the birds make them fall on the pigs and they are demaged and disappear from the field.After unlocking new birds the players have more opportunities as they offer new abilities, faster and stronger shots. The appearance of the birds are different according to their abilities. In the early levels of the game only the basic red birds are available but after progressing higher levels the players unlock the other types. Their abilities can be used by the player while they are in the air. Yellow birds can speed up and give a quick attack. The blue birds can have the chance to transformfrom one into three parts. The black ones explode as soon as it reaches the ground. The white birds can drop some bombs that are egg-shaped, the green birds can come back like a boomerang and pink birds trap objects in bubbles. The last but not the least birds are orange ones which can get larger from their original size. Besides the birds the opponents that are the pigs also chnage wittin levels. The small one are weaker but over the time they become larger and stronger so that with one shot ots difficult to win them. They can even wear hats or armor and that makes them more stable to the damage. When the game starts the number and types of birds and piga are given. The game is completed only after elimatating all the pigs in the field. Each distroyed pig gives the player points and when the game is completed but the player still has birds left he recieves additional points. Depending on the scores the player gets during each game he is awarded with stars for every level. They can replay the levels without any limits in order to complete the levels excellently.
The development of the game
The first idea came to creators when they saw the funny characters of the birds which had now legs or wings. They did not even imagine what kind of game they should create but they liked the characters so much that decided to design the game based on the angry looking characters. The inspiration came also from one of the popular flash games at that time. The fact how the staff selected the enemy for the birds is even more interesting and funny. During that period swine flu was spread all over the world so they made up their minds that the pig should be their enemy. Soon after release the game ranked the top charts in UK and in USA and remained I that position for a long period of time becoming the first ever game to such success. When they designed the game again for other devices besides iOS an idea came to their mind to make a set of requirements. Though they made it available for less number of devices than needed, the group later developed simple versions of the game for them. Another large program for the company was the project for facebook that lasted a year. This was a step to engage different social platforms. The popularity results the sequel of the game Angry Birds 2 that again had great success. The team constantly improves the game for the players can preserve their scores and log in with the help of other devices into the same game.
The characters of the game that is the birds have become popular in TV programs favored by fans. They are even featured in ads for other products and services. The game is itself attractive due to its funny characters. The concept of the game and the unique appearance of the birds add extraordinary flavor to the game and make people stay interested in it. The rules and the gameplay seem very simple and easy but that is the secret of the game. The colorful birds and the graphics make it more lively and exciting to play. So the that is why the simplest games are most often the most successful ones.