Flappy Bird creator will take game down

Flappy Bird is flying away… for good. The game reportedly used art graphics from Nintendo’s Mario, after which many fans to call foul.

Developer of the controversial game Dong Nguyen is taking the game down, tweeting, “It is not anything related to legal issues. I just cannot keep it anymore.”

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Recently, tweeter user Luke Ryan Herbert tweeted at Nguyen, prompting questions about Flappy Bird and his future in game developing.

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According to the tweets, Nguyen is planning to develop a new game in place of Flappy Bird. 

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