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The Creator Of "Flappy Bird" Teases New Game

"People can forget about Flappy Bird for a while," Dong Nguyen posted on his Twitter account today.

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Flappy Bird creator and erstwhile Vietnamese celebrity Dong Nguyen, a day after telling CNBC that he would be rereleasing his hit in August, announced via Twitter today that he would be making a new game first:

I am making a new game. So people can forget about Flappy Bird for a while.

Dong Nguyen@dongatory

I am making a new game. So people can forget about Flappy Bird for a while.

4:24 PM - 15 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

The tweet included an image that looks similar in visual quality and color palette to Flappy Bird; it's unclear whether it is an image of the new game.

Joe Bernstein is a senior technology reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York. Bernstein reports on and writes about the gaming industry and web culture.

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