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Flappy Bird clone wars: Apple and Google Strike Back

Flappy Bird may be gone, but the App Store and Google Play are replete with clones of the popular one-tap game.

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Missing Pieces: Wrapping up the week's must-know gaming news

Happy Valentine's Day! EA begs for your love with free Dungeon Keeper, Twitch.tv consumes its parent, and Flappy Bird lives...kind of.

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Meet Flappy Bert, Sesame Street's amazing Flappy Bird clone

Sesame Workshop offers its own take on Flappy Bird with Flappy Bert.

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Eyes-on with Oculus Rift's 'Crystal Cove' VR prototype and first launch game

EVE: Valkyrie is the first exclusive launch title for the Oculus Rift headset, and the improvements in the latest Rift prototype make it far more immersive than before.

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Forget Flappy Bird, you want to play Threes

In this week's Staff Picks column, learn why the iOS game Threes is associate editor Serenity Caldwell's new favorite time-sink.

on macworld.com

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Titanfall hands-on preview: Surprisingly deep robot-on-robot violence

More than a mere Call of Duty clone with robots, Titanfall mixes frenetic action with some surprisingly smart gameplay - and signups for beta testing are now open.

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One-hand, one-tap games you should have played instead of Flappy Bird

Flappy bird was awful. These games are not.

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Flappy Bird creator pulled the app for your own good

Flappy Bird creator Don Nguyen says he pulled Flappy Bird from iTunes and Google Play, because it was addictive.

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Flappy Bird creator says he's removing the game from app stores tomorrow

Creator Dong Nguyen takes to Twitter, says "I cannot take this anymore."

Missing Pieces: Wrapping up the week's must-know gaming news

Knuckles gets fat and a deaf man miraculously becomes un-deaf. This is all the gaming news you might've missed for the week of February 7.

on pcworld.com