Rovio’s Angry Birds is a brand we all recognize, but the Finnish gaming company is finally moving past games and merchandise to push short animated cartoons to the masses. Rovio’s CEO Mikael Hed said in an interview in Helsinki that Rovio will launch a series of short, cartoon-style episodes featuring everyone’s favorite destructive birds (and probably a few piggies) in the spring. It was originally reported last year that Rovio would have these ultra-short cartoons ready to go by fall of 2012. Clearly that didn’t happen, but perhaps it was because Rovio is thinking outside the box where distribution is concerned.
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