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So An Evil Genius Decided To Combine '2048' And 'Flappy Bird'...
The iPhone's Most Popular Game Is a Shameless Ripoff
Huffington Post Games Fellow
Here's the thing: "2048" isn't just a clone. It's a clone of another clone, "1024," which has gone relatively unnoticed in all of this. That's three games, without counting the clones that "2048" has inevitably spawned.
How the Game 2048 Could Implicitly Enforce Real-Life Hierarchies
Editor-at-Large, Northwestern University
Suppose someone made a variation of 2048 on the world's most powerful CEOs. If the lower-valued numbers were largely women CEOs, it could potentially affect how players saw women in leadership positions. Same effect with college academic or sports rankings.
Very Doge. Much Game. Wow.
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