Angry Birds maker Rovio has today announced the impressive milestone that the latest entry in the Angry Birds franchise, Angry Birds Space, has become the "fastest growing mobile game yet" with 50 million downloads in 35 days.
Angry Birds Space hit 50 million downloads within 35 days, making it the fastest growing mobile game yet and breaking all our previous records. This has been simply amazing, and the whole Rovio team is thrilled to see such a fantastic reception for the game.
It's unclear whether Rovio is counting desktop versions in the total number of downloads for the mobile game, but the figure is still impressive and substantial nevertheless of how iOS, Android, PC, and Mac downloads have been split so far. Considering Rovio's previous numbers, it is safe to assume the majority of downloads are really coming from mobile platforms like iOS and Android.
Angry Birds Space was released on March 22. In the three days following the launch, the company announced users had already downloaded the game over 10 million times.