Posted on April 23, 2015

Oboxmedia Signs ROVIO, Creator Of Angry Birds, For Exclusive Mobile App Representation

Angry Birds is the most downloaded mobile game of all time with 2.8 billion downloads.

Montreal, QC (April 20, 2015) Oboxmedia is proud to announce the signing of Rovio’s complete portfolio of award-winning mobile apps for exclusive Canadian representation.

As the creator of Angry Birds, the most downloaded mobile game of all time with 2.8 billion downloads, Rovio has become the world’s leading entertainment company with mobile games at its heart. Boasting over 3 million Canadian active monthly users and over 20 million video pre-roll impressions per month in Canada on mobile, Rovio has solidified an indisputable reputation.

With 12 blockbuster games currently available and over 600 billion birds flung - that’s 85 for every person on the planet - Angry Birds is a pop culture phenomenon like no other and its impact will only continue to grow with the upcoming release of the Angry Birds feature film, the first full-length movie from the Angry Birds franchise and a series of new Angry Birds titles launching throughout 2015.

“Oboxmedia is excited about partnering with Rovio and being able to offer advertisers premium quality mobile video which continues to be in high demand. Rovio is the perfect complement to our current portfolio and delivers on our commitment to provide advertisers with integrated cross-platform solution­­­”, says Andy Querin, Partner & SVP Sales, Oboxmedia.

“With their reputation for creativity and proven ability to bring brands into the Canadian market, Oboxmedia is the perfect partner for Rovio and we’re excited to work with them to offer our unique video solutions to Canadian advertisers for the very first time”, says Paul Chenier, Head of Brand Partnerships & Advertising, America.

About Oboxmedia

Oboxmedia is a Montreal-based media company that offers advertisers a vast range of premium content and innovative, integrated advertising solutions across Canada.Oboxmedia affords advertisers the opportunity to increase their engagement with consumers, generate immediate results and offers them a platform upon which to reach a specific group of influencers in both French and English. Oboxmedia has 15 million+ monthly unique visitors, according to comScore data.

For more information, please visit Oboxmedia's official website.

About Rovio Entertainment

Rovio Entertainment Ltd, the creator of Angry Birds™, is a global industry-changing entertainment media company headquartered in Finland that creatively combines digital with physical, breaking the boundaries of traditional content delivery. What started as a casual game in 2009 became an international phenomenon within a few months of its release. Today Angry Birds is not only the most downloaded game of all time, it is a worldwide known entertainment brand reaching out into publishing, licensing, animations, books and location based entertainment. Rovio's animated Angry Birds feature film is slated for July, 2016.