Rovio Mobile, creator of Angry Birds, in a press release confirmed that “they’re close to releasing a PC version of its popular mobile game. Helsinki also briefly showcased the desktop version of the game in action, sporting high resolution graphics for the big screen.
“Rovio first released Angry Birds on December 11, 2009 and the game has exploded on to the scene. Since its launch, Angry Birds has moved from iOS, to Android, and a variety of other platforms including webOS, Symbian, and even the Nintendo DS.
Rovio also said that the game has been download over 50 million times across these platforms and should reach its 100 million download goal by next summer. Currently, people spend a collective 200 million minutes daily playing Angry Birds and this number is expected to balloon as the game is ported to different gaming platforms.
Besides the PC and mobile phones, Angry Birds will be ported to Windows Phone, game consoles, and even the Mac OS X.”