Developer pulling Flappy Bird from App Store

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  1. Iloveiphones

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    Download it while you can, the developer said he's removing Flappy Birds from the App Store tomorrow.
     
  2. Ledsteplin

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    I had downloaded last week it as a joke for someone. I have yet to launch it. $50k per day in ad revenue would be hard for me to give up, regardless of any controversy.
     
  3. Europa

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    The developer said the app is ruining his simple life and he can't take it anymore.
     
  4. chris

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    Here's more on the Flappy Bird fiasco. I'll take over his $50k per day success if he wants to go back to simple living.:D
     
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    If you ever frequented eiC's front page you'd know this. :D
     
  6. chris

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    And Flappy Bird is now an extinct bird, removed from the App Store.
     
  7. Ledsteplin

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    Yep. At least he was nice enough to update it before pulling it.
     
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    Did you see what they're selling for on eBay? Holy moly!
     
  9. Ledsteplin

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    Any offers over $10k for my iPhone 5? Only 6 months old. No crash issues. Contains Flappy Bird complete with the newest update. :D
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    People threatening the developer of Flappy Bird with murder. eBay auctions with overpriced iPhones offering Flappy Birds. People have lost their minds.

    And of course, less talented developers looking to profit.

    Send in the flappy clones!
     
  13. Ledsteplin

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    There's already a clone in the App Store. Been there several days. Even has the tubes.
     
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    Despite my best efforts, I can't score above 3. I guess I can no longer blame complexity for my poor gaming skills.
     
  15. Ledsteplin

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    I made it to 2. But I've only played once.
     
  16. Napoleon PhoneApart

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    My sister downloaded it on her S4 and didn't care for it. She said it was hard to maneuver the bird and it was too difficult.
     
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    You got a 3! I'm with Ledsteplin, a 2 is my best. My daughter got a 27. Must be the little fingers.
     
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    I saw a 99 posted on Twitter. I'm assuming that has to be Photoshop at its best. What's great about the game is how easy it is to start again. I can roll through 10-15 games in no time flat.
     
  19. Ledsteplin

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    A 99 is rather suspect. But some of those young gamers that play games non stop 24/7 are pretty good at this.
     
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