Rovio

Rovio is a gaming studio that develops and publishes mobile-based puzzle games. Read more

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Rovio

Rovio is a gaming studio that develops and publishes mobile-based puzzle games. Read more

Alexandre Pelletier Normand's photo - CEO of Rovio

CEO

Alexandre Pelletier Normand

CEO Approval Rating

74/100

Founded:

2003

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyOMXROVIO

Annual Revenue
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Headquarters
Espoo

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Zynga is seen as one of Rovio's biggest rivals. Zynga is headquartered in San Francisco, California, and was founded in 2007. Like Rovio, Zynga also works within the Gaming sector. Zynga generates 673% the revenue of Rovio.

Activision Blizzard is seen as one of Rovio's top competitors. Activision Blizzard was founded in 2008, and its headquarters is in Santa Monica, California. Activision Blizzard operates in the Gaming industry. Activision Blizzard has 9,020 more employees than Rovio.

Hi-Rez is one of Rovio's top rivals. Hi-Rez is a Private company that was founded in Alpharetta, Georgia in 2005. Hi-Rez operates in the Gaming industry. Hi-Rez has 30 fewer employees vs. Rovio.

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Rovio Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$334.4M

Rovio's revenue is the ranked lowest among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 2.9B. Over the last three quarters, Rovio's revenue has grown by 33%. Specifically, in Q4 2020's revenue was $103.5M; in Q3 2020, it was $79.5M; in Q2 2020, it was $77.8M.

Rovio Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Darkfire Games ApS

Jun 2020

Source »
undisclosed
Darkfire is a gaming studio that develops community-based content and mobile video games.
PlayRaven Oy

Nov 2018

Source »
undisclosed
PlayRaven is a game development studio that develops and publishes strategy games.

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Jun 2011

Source »
undisclosed
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These are all the companies that Rovio has acquired. Rovio has acquired 3 companies and its latest acquisition was Darkfire Games ApS in Jun 2020. Darkfire is a gaming studio that develops community-based content and mobile video games.

Rovio Funding History

Since Rovio was founded in 2003, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Rovio has raised $76.0M. Rovio's last funding round was on Jun 2014 for a total of $34.0M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt
Jun 2014
$34M

European Investment Bank

Series A
May 2011
$42M

Since Rovio was founded in 2003, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Rovio has raised $76.0M. Rovio's last funding round was on Jun 2014 for a total of $34.0M

Rovio Investments

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DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Play Ventures is a venture capital firm that invests in early-stage gaming companies.
$40M
Aug 21, 2019
Investment Fund
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Play Ventures is a venture capital firm that invests in early-stage gaming companies.
$3M
Mar 27, 2019
Investment Fund
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These are all the companies that Rovio has invested in. Rovio has invested 3 companies and its latest investment was Darkfire Games ApS in Jun 2020. Darkfire is a gaming studio that develops community-based content and mobile video games.

Rovio News

May 7, 2021MarketScreener

Lotta Backlund

(marketscreener.com) I've worked in the content market for most of my life: I've done TV, radio, soci... See more »
April 30, 2021Telecomlive

Angry Birds' maker Rovio's Q1 profit dips, upbeat on outlook

Finnish game maker Rovio, best known for its Angry Birds franchise, on Thursday posted a slight fall ... See more »
April 29, 2021Gamasutra

Rovio's game revenue grows 3.4% as Angry Birds 2, Dream Blast revenue remains flat

Rovio's flagship Angry Birds franchise appears to be hovering mid-air rather than soaring higher and ... See more »
April 29, 2021Pocket Gamer

Angry Birds 2 breaks $600 million in lifetime revenue

Finnish publisher Rovio has announced its most successful game Angry Birds 2 has generated over $60... See more »
April 26, 2021MarketScreener

Rescue the Smurfs in a new Angry Birds Friends event!

(marketscreener.com) The fun-loving blue gnomes now known as The Smurfs made their first appearance t... See more »
April 15, 2021FE Investegate

Rovio Entertainment's new team-based RPG Darkfire Heroes releases worldwide today on iOS and Android

2:00 PM: Rovio Entertainment's new team-based RPG Darkfire Heroes releases worldwide today on iOS and... See more »
April 15, 2021Pocket Gamer

Rovio launches midcore strategy game Darkfire Heroes

Rovio has announced that Darkfire Heroes will begin rolling out globally today . The Finnish develope... See more »

Rovio Press Releases

December 9, 2020GlobeNewswire

Changes in the holding of company's own shares

Rovio Entertainment Corporation Stock Exchange Release December 9, 2020 at 1... See more »
August 24, 2020StreetInsider

Share subscriptions based on stock options 2018

Rovio Entertainment Corporation Stock Exchange Release 24 August 2020 at 11.45 ... See more »
August 18, 2020GlobeNewswire

Omien osakkeiden hankinta 18.08.2020

Lisätietoja:Rene Lindell, talousjohtaja+358 207 888 300 (vaihde)[email protected] See more »
August 7, 2020centralcharts

Repurchase of own shares on 7 August 2020

Rovio Entertainment Oyj STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 07.08.2020 at 18.45 EET Rovio Entertainment Corporatio... See more »
July 13, 2020GlobeNewswire

Omien osakkeiden hankinta 13.07.2020

Lisätietoja:Rene Lindell, talousjohtaja+358 207 888 300 (vaihde)[email protected] See more »
June 30, 2020GlobeNewswire

Omien osakkeiden hankinta 30.06.2020

Lisätietoja:Rene Lindell, talousjohtaja+358 207 888 300 (vaihde)[email protected] See more »
June 16, 2020GlobalNewswire

Arvopaperimarkkinalain 9 luvun 10 pyklss tarkoitettu liputusilmoitus

Rovio Entertainment Oyj Pörssitiedote 16.6.2020 klo 17.45... See more »

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Keilaranta 7

Espoo, Other02150

358-207-888-300

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Rovio is a gaming studio that develops and publishes mobile-based puzzle games. Rovio was founded in 2003. Rovio's headquarters is located in Espoo, Other, FI 02150. It has raised 76.0M in 2 rounds. The latest round was in Jun 2014. Some of Rovio's in...

CEO

Rovio's CEO, Alexandre Pelletier Normand, currently has an approval rating of 74%. Rovio's primary competitors are Zynga, Activision Blizzard & Hi-Rez.

Website

rovio.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Rovio

  1. When was Rovio founded?

    Rovio was founded in 2003
  2. Who is Rovio's CEO?

    Rovio's CEO is Alexandre Pelletier Normand
  3. How much revenue does Rovio generate?

    Rovio generates $334.4M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Rovio have?

    Rovio has historically raised $76M in funding
  5. Where is Rovio's headquarters?

    Rovio's headquarters is in Espoo Other, FI
  1. How many employees does Rovio have?

    Rovio has 480 employees
  2. What sector does Rovio operate in?

    Rovio is in Gaming
  3. Who are Rovio's competitors?

    Rovio's top competitors are Zynga, Activision Blizzard, Hi-Rez
  4. Who has Rovio invested in?

    Rovio's has invested in companies such as PLAY VENTURES, PLAY VENTURES