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Flappy Bird Maker Dong Nguyen Returns With New Game 'Swing Copters'

Flappy Bird Maker Dong Nguyen Returns With New Game 'Swing Copters'

When Dong Nguyen decided to pull out his insanely successful game from Google Play and the App Store, he felt guilty. Flappy Bi...

Aug 19 2014, 8:28am CDT

Flappy Bird to Return to the App Store in August with Multiplayer

Flappy Bird to Return to the App Store in August with Multiplayer

The creator claims this time the game will be Multiplayer and 'Less Addictive'...

May 15 2014, 1:45pm CDT

Flappy Bird Returns In August With Multiplayer

Flappy Bird Returns In August With Multiplayer

The formerly press shy Dong Nguyen spoke with CNBC today to confirm the return of his smash mobile hit, Flappy Bird. Nguyen mad...

May 15 2014, 1:56am CDT

Flappy Bird is Not Coming Soon

Flappy Bird is Not Coming Soon

The creator of Flappy Bird officially confirmed that the hit game will return to app stores. But he also said that Flappy Bird...

Mar 21 2014, 8:27am CDT

Flappy Bird will come back, but not soon, says Dong Nguyen

Flappy Bird will come back says Dong Nguyen

Dong Nguyen revealed on Twitter that he will bring back Flappy Bird. But it will be different and better....

Mar 20 2014, 10:23pm CDT

Flappy Bird game developer says a new version is coming

Flappy Bird game developer says a new version is coming

Dong Nguyen: "I'm working on a new version of Flappy Bird."...

Mar 12 2014, 12:40am CDT

10 Things You May Not Know About 'Flappy Bird'

10 Things You May Not Know About 'Flappy Bird'

There was a time when I didn’t know what Flappy Bird was, when I was blissfully unaware of its existence. There will come...

Feb 11 2014, 8:22pm CST

The Removal Of Flappy Bird And Game Addiction In Asia

The Removal Of Flappy Bird And Game Addiction In Asia

With today’s exclusive Forbes interview with developer Dong Nguyen, I believe we may have reached the end of the Flappy Bird sa...

Feb 11 2014, 8:17pm CST

Dong Nguyen Gives First Interview since Death of Flappy Bird

Dong Nguyen Gives First Interview since Death of Flappy Bird

Dong Nguyen has emerged from the shadows, and amazingly, he chose to speak with Forbes’ Lan Anh Nguyen exclusively. It’s his fi...

Feb 11 2014, 2:40am CST

Exclusive: Flappy Bird Creator Dong Nguyen Says App is Gone Forever to Protect Us

Exclusive: Flappy Bird Creator Dong Nguyen Says App is Gone Forever to Protect Us

The mysterious developer of the highly world’s most popular free app, who drew global attention this past weekend with his sudd...

Feb 11 2014, 1:55am CST

'Flappy Bird' Price Skyrocketing on eBay

Where would we be without the grey market? Overwhelmed developer Dong Nguyen may have pulled runaway mobile success “Flappy Bir...

Feb 10 2014, 11:23am CST

Flappy Bird Creator May Have Been Scared By Legal Threats After All

Flappy Bird Creator May Have Been Scared By Legal Threats After All

One of the great smartphone soap operas of our time reached a bizarre climax over the weekend when Vietnamese developer Dong Ng...

Feb 10 2014, 11:20am CST

'Flappy Bird' Gone, But 'Ironpants' (Flappy clone?) takes its spot

'Flappy Bird' Gone, But 'Ironpants' (Flappy clone?) takes its spot

“Flappy Bird” has come and gone. As Paul Tassi detailed yesterday, the creator of the maddeningly addictive and wildly popular...

Feb 9 2014, 8:13pm CST

R.I.P. Flappy Bird

R.I.P. Flappy Bird

Flappy Bird is no more, or at least is on its way to becoming just a little bit less ubiquitous.  Dong Nguyen, the Vietnam...

Feb 9 2014, 5:45pm CST

Who Is The True Winner Of Flappy Bird?

Who Is The True Winner Of Flappy Bird?

And so it came to pass that the prophet was correct. 2014′s first true viral hit in Flappy Bird is no longer available in the i...

Feb 9 2014, 5:40pm CST

Say Goodbye to Flappy Bird': Creator Taking The Game Down

Say Goodbye to 'Flappy Bird': Creator Taking The Game Down

In a bizarre turn of events, the Vietnamese creator of the maddeningly difficult #1 Android and Apple iOS game Flappy Bird is s...

Feb 9 2014, 5:50am CST