We thought Flappy Bird, the life-ruining side scroller that charmed millions of users with its maliciously difficult gameplay, was done for good. But a mysterious tweet by the game's creator, Vietnam-based developer Dong Nguyen, said that Flappy Bird would, indeed, return to the App Store "but not soon."
But not to worry, screen-tapping addicts, we found several alternatives that induce the same manic fury and addiction as Flappy Bird so you won't have to suffer any withdrawals. We're into one replacement in particular, Tappy Fit, an app that pairs with Fitbit to get you moving (in real life). Scroll down to learn more!
— Additional reporting by Michele Bird