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Candy Crush Saga now has more than 500 million downloads


If you are playing any games on your mobile or in Facebook, you should be aware of the term “Candy Crush Saga”, which is a game came to mobiles last year and in 1 year, it surpassed the 500 million downloads.

Candy Crush Saga game surpassed 500 million downloads in 1 year on mobiles
Candy Crush Saga game surpassed 500 million downloads in 1 year on mobiles

Candy Crush Saga has begin its journey as a one-level game on King.com, then to Facebook in April 2012 and entered into the mobiles on last November and was huge hit and never seen back till date – topping most of the charts in Android and iOS stores.

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Tommy Palm, a developer at King.com revealed that the game has been downloaded more than 500 million times till date and it would be fun to celebrate the 1st anniversary of the game on mobile. They have also begun a 1 year on mobile contest, which could win you an iPad Mini with exclusive candy crush cases out of 10 iPads. The game has already overtook FarmVille 2 as the highest played game on Facebook this year. BTW, the game’s FB Fan Page has more than 50 million likes, which means 1 out of every 23 Facebook users like this game.

Revealing details to The Telegraph, Tommy Palm said,

“The past year has been one of the most exciting times for King since Candy Crush Saga launched on mobile. The incredible milestone of more than half a billion downloads of the game, as well as the continued enthusiasm from our community, really delights the entire King team. Fans can look forward to even more exciting new Candy Crush Saga content over the coming months, including an exciting new twist to the game.”

King.com seems to be very happy about the game’s success and it keeping on holding new contests every now and then with real prizes and gifts. Recently, we have covered the 2 contests held by the company. Do you play Candy Crush Saga – isn’t it addictive?

If you are new to this game, you can play this game on Facebook from here, on Android from here and on iPhones/iPads from here.


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Writer and editor of The Next Digit Media, he takes care of iOS, Apple, Mac and other gadgets. He worked at Apple Inc, before joining to TND Media. He was graduated in Bachelor of Journalism & Mass Communication Degree from Cambridge University. All posts by David

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