How to Code a High Score on Flappybird for Android

There is a hack you can use to get a high score on Flappybird. This technique works only on Android and it requires a "rooted" phone and "ES File Explorer".


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    Open ES File Explorer.
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    Tap the " / " button.
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    Search the word "Flappy". You will find a result folder named as "com.dotgears".
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    Open com.dotgears -> shared-prefs -> flappybird.xml.
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    Find your score under a code. Suppose that your score is 31, the code will state that.
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    Edit the file and revalue your score. Suppose your need your score to be 976, edit the code as that.
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    Save the file and open the game.You'll find the newly added score shown as your best score.

Things You'll Need

  • Android (rooted phone)
  • ES File Explorer

Article Info

Categories: Illustrations | Electronic Game Strategies