Angry Birds maker Rovio to lay off 260 employees

Angry Birds maker Rovio to lay off 260 employees

Rovio, the Finnish company announced 35 percent of job cuts in its workforce of about 700 people. Popular mobile game maker Rovio Entertainment to restructure its business and layoff to 260 people .The layoffs will be affected in three areas such as Games, media and consumer products. The layoffs will be excluding teams working on the Angry Birds Movie in the United States and Canada, expected for release in May 2016. The company’s latest game Angry Bird 2 is doing great in UK with about 50 million downloads in its first month. Rovio CEO stated that the layoffs will not affect production of the planned Angry Birds movie.

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