A Drowning Man Catches at a Straw – Angry Birds Game background

A widely known proverb “A drowning man catches at a straw” can be matched with a situation when a bankrupting company makes one last attempt to re–surface before drowning completely and the attempt turns out to be successful. Yes, sure you’re guessing the situation rightly; the straw here is the Angry Birds game and the drowning man is Rovio Inc.

However, when we come by the real situation, we doubt angry birds being a straw; in fact it has proved to be a boat by not only saving the company from bankruptcy and bringing home the revenue amounting in millions but also making it the proud owner of the internationally recognized, played and admired game that can never be developed again in ages.

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