Angry Birds Space has notched up an incredible 50 million downloads in just 35 days, Rovio has announced.

This feat makes Angry Birds Space the fastest growing mobile game yet, breaking all Rovio's previous records.

"This has been simply amazing, and the whole Rovio team is thrilled to see such a fantastic reception for the game," said Rovio.

"We extend our deepest gratitude to all fans of Angry Birds everywhere. While numbers like this certainly say something about the popularity of Angry Birds, for us the main goal is to keep creating fun new experiences that everybody can enjoy!"

Angry Birds Space is out now for iOS, Android, PC and Mac.