Rovio has acquired the IP rights to Casey’s Contraptions, new release this summer

Rovio has acquired the IP rights to Casey’s Contraptions, new release this summer

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Rovio has reportedly confirmed that it has acquired the IP rights to Casey’s Contraptions from developers Snappy Touch and Mystery Coconut. Tucked into the announcement that Rovio’s Angry Birds titles hit 1 billion cumulative downloads, Rovio shared a sneak peek of its next major franchise, which was a red flag for the gaming industry. According to Gamasutra,...
Rovio has acquired the IP rights to Casey’s Contraptions, new release this summer
                                       

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