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Stressed developer yanks best-selling App

Stressed developer yanks best-selling App
Posted Monday, February 10th 2014 @ 10am  by Rob Quinn, Newser Staff

(NEWSER– It's game over for Flappy Bird. At midnight, the Vietnamese creator of the hugely popular mobile game made good on his threat to pull the game from app stores, saying the attention from its instant success had become too much and he couldn't take it anymore, reportsMashable. Dong Nguyen, who had been making an estimated $50,000 per day from the game, says he plans to keep making games and the decision had nothing to do with legal issues, though friends say he received a warning letter from Nintendo over the game's similarity to Mario Bros, Reuters finds.

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