Flappy Bird is gone! But it wasn’t so bad, was it?

Described by one user as “the drug of the app store” and reviewed by another as “always crash,” Flappy Bird was a point-based distance accumulator more minimalist than a bland, soulless IKEA kitchen set. The free app was developed in two days by small-time independent studio .GEAR, and was launched in May 2013. Following nine months of…