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This Rise & Fall Of “Flappy Bird” IPhone Game

Once again little birds have invaded iPhones everywhere. Flappy Bird, unlike Angry Birds or Candy Crush, reached popularity without a story, without levels, and without any fancy graphics. The simple and infuriating game climbed the iPhone App charts, claiming the #1 downloaded title, before it imploded from the weight of its own notoriety. To understand why Flappy Bird is no more, it is important to take a critical look at how it managed to be loved, and hated, by so many players. The Start The game itself is simple, almost comically so; you control a little wide eyed bird who…