Angry Birds Toons video channel launched with Brightcove

Rovio Entertainment, creator of the popular Angry Birds franchire, has announced a partnership with Brightcove Video Cloud to launch an Angry Birds Toons video channel.

The tie-up will allow avian catapulting fans the chance to watch 52 on-demand eposodes from smart TV’s, smartphones and tablets of the animated series which will be released on a weekly basis each Sunday at 8am GMT..

Nick Dorra, head of animation at Rovio, said: “By partnering with Brightcove, we are able to quickly ramp our online video efforts and deliver on-demand episodes to viewers across devices, while ensuring a high quality viewing experience.”

Jeff Whatcott, chief marketing officer at Brightcove, added: “Rovio has built a tremendous audience for its Angry Birds game. We are thrilled to partner with Rovio as they expand on the success of the Angry Birds franchise and give fans more opportunities to engage and interact with their favorite characters on the device of their choosing.”

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