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Angry Birds Hits 50 Million Downloads In 35 Days Fastest Growing Mobile Game In History

While it looked like Zynga may edge out Rovio Mobile with hits like “Draw Something” and “Words With Friends”, Rovio quickly bounced back with their smash hit Angry Birds Space.

The hype and momentum building up to the release last month of Angry Birds Space, was at levels near nauseum. There were a bunch of journalists, bloggers and analysts wondering if the new space themed version of the franchise was going to be good enough to be a new hit.  Well it looks like it was.

Rovio Mobile, the developer of Angry Birds Space and the entire Angry Birds Franchise, announced Monday that they had done 50 million downloads across all platforms. According to the Finland based company that’s good enough for the record of “fastest growing mobile game”.

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