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RT @retrohistories@twitter.com: Eight years ago, Edge published their top 50 iOS games: the big hitters, indie breakthroughs, and most innovative ideas of the first wave of app development.

How many can still be found on the App Store today? 10 out of 50.

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@pineapple Presumably a mixture of apps which were removed when they failed to be updated for newer phones, and developers for whom it wasn't worth keeping up the $99/year charge to have an Apple developer subscription. Eight years is such a tragically short time for 80% of a slice of culture to be lost to history.

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