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Skip to content. An iPhone with the game Flappy Bird installed that was being sold on EBay has been removed by the auction site, the phone's seller says.

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Be the first to comment Hide Comments. The devices being sold will be linked to their owner's app account, meaning those who purchase them to specifically play the game may run into difficulty.


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On Saturday creator Dong Nguyen announced his decision to withdraw the app, saying unwanted attention generated by the phenomenally successful game had ruined his "simple life". Mr Nguyen, who is based in Vietnam, said his decision was not related to legal issues, but that he "just cannot keep it anymore" [sic]. The game, which involves tapping your device's screen to propel a small bird through a series of strategically placed pipes, has been a huge success in recent months. However the app has also received criticism for its unprecedented popularity.

iPhone with ‘Flappy Bird’ app hits nearly $100K before eBay shuts it down

Despite being released in May , the app did not start receiving high download volumes until December last year. Speculation is rife that bots have been deployed to download the app thousands of times and falsely propel the game up the download charts. When contacted by The Telegraph Mr Nguyen refused to deny the claims, saying "I respect all other people opinions. I won't give any comment to this article. The great white shark's genetic healing powers have been decoded: We know more about how they potentially stave off cancer. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. We delete comments that violate our policy , which we encourage you to read.

An iPhone 5s with Flappy Bird game installed was up for sale on eBay for $100K

Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. Don't show this again. Culture You can't actually sell your Flappy Bird phone on eBay Sellers who attempted to capitalize on withdrawal symptoms suffered by those addicted to the year's hottest app tell Crave's Eric Mack eBay has put the kibosh on their cash cow. Turns out this auction and others like it violated eBay's copyright policies.