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Company King.com
Websiteabout.king.com/ga...
Twitter@CandyCrushSaga
StageLive
Launched4/2012

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Candy Crush Saga

Candy Crush Saga is a puzzle game launched by King on April 2, 2012. This game was first launched on Facebook and later to all popular app stores. Within a short span of time this has surpassed most of the popular gaming apps like Farmville 2 to become the top most popular game on Facebook of 2013. As of Jan ‘14 the have 60 million+ fans on Facebook and more than 500 million installs.

Though the game is a free to play game some of the items require in-app purchases. King is thought to earn as much as $900,000 a day from the app and the company is planning to float on the Nasdaq stock exchange in New York later this year.

The have recently launched an extension to this game called ‘Dreamworld’ which consists of 30 levels for Facebook, Android and iOS devices. In Jan ‘14 they were granted the trademark to the word ‘candy’, to which many publishers have filed an opposition complaint.

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    Candy Crush Saga — Candy Crush Saga named most popular app on the planet (1/31/14)
    Posted 2/1/14 at 4:08am via co.uk
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    Candy Crush Saga — “Candy Crush” Hits Half A Billion Installs, 150 Billion Plays To Date (11/15/13)
    Posted 11/15/13 at 10:27am via techcrunch.com

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Above: Candy Crush Saga
Uploaded: 7/2/12

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    Game over for Gameboy: Candy Crush Saga named most popular app on the planet as mobile game sales outstrip handheld consoles for first time (independent.co.uk) [edit]
    Ahead Of Possible IPO, King Reveals “Candy Crush” Hits Half A Billion Installs, 150 Billion Plays To Date (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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