But there's one massive problem with the new game. Where Flappy Bird did a great job balancing simplicity with addictive tough fun, Swing Copters is just flat-out, infuriatingly hard. At the time of this writing, my high score is a whopping 2, and I've read many comments from people who can't get a single point. Here's a video from a Swing Copters 'master' (they get to 5):
You can read The Verge's story about the game here. And if you have an iOS device, download it for yourself and let me know what you think. Fair warning: If you're easily frustrated, this game's absolutely not for you.