Flappy Bird is back, but only on Amazon’s Fire TV

By Ellis Hamburger

After several months flying under the radar, Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen is back with his latest game: Flappy Birds Family. The game is, however, only available to download on Amazon’s Android App Store, and only works with Amazon’s Fire TV set-top box. In our tests, we couldn’t install the game on an Android phone. Otherwise, the new game is much like the old one, but includes local multiplayer and more obstacles.

In interviews and tweets, Nguyen often got cagey when people asked him about the millions of people worldwide suffering from Flappy Bird addiction. Perhaps with his latest title, he wanted to ensure that gamers only play in the safety of their homes. “Enjoy playing the game at home (not breaking your TV) with your…

…

: Flappy Bird is back, but only on Amazon’s Fire TV

0