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Addicted to Candy Crush? Now you can be addicted to Candy Crush Candy too

Addicted to Candy Crush? Now you can be addicted to Candy Crush Candy too

By 31 July 2014

App developer King and Spun Candy have partnered to turn Candy Crush Saga into a genuine confectionery delight. Now fans can gobble up sweets inspired by the candy in the puzzle game. Three at a time, if they like. The sweets are hard-rock based and handmade... >>

Candy Crush developer King's share price dips 15 per cent in market debut, lopping $1bn off valuation

Candy Crush developer King's share price dips 15 per cent in market debut, lopping $1bn off valuation

By 26 March 2014

Developer King Digital Entertainment priced its offering to public investors at $22.50 a share on Tuesday, but those shares have already fallen 15 percent in their New York Stock Exchange debut to a low of $19.08. King, which develops a range of addictive... >>

Cut the Rope developer disputes King’s 'Candy' trademark as Crush Studio floats publicly

Cut the Rope developer disputes King’s 'Candy' trademark as Crush Studio floats publicly

By 26 March 2014

On the day that Candy Crush Saga developer King floats publicly, expecting raise around $500 million (£302 million), it has been revealed that one of its big rivals has lodged an official claim against the studio's controversial trademark of the word... >>

Candy Crush Saga developer King withdraws 'candy' US trademark filing, won't budge on EU trademark

Candy Crush Saga developer King withdraws 'candy' US trademark filing, won't budge on EU trademark

By 25 February 2014

Developer King has withdrawn its trademark application for the word "candy" in the US. The developer firm behind Candy Crush Saga, Farm Heroes Saga and other games recently trademarked the word "candy" in Europe and submitted an application for approval... >>

Candy Jam shows developer King how ludicrous it is to trademark common words like 'candy'

Candy Jam shows developer King how ludicrous it is to trademark common words like 'candy'

By 30 January 2014

A new website called Candy Jam wants independent developers to troll British developer King. King, the developer behind Candy Crush Saga, Farm Heroes Saga and other apps, recently trademarked the word "candy" in Europe and is waiting approval in the US.... >>

Not content with trademarking 'Candy', Candy Crush Saga developer goes after 'Saga'

Not content with trademarking 'Candy', Candy Crush Saga developer goes after 'Saga'

By 22 January 2014

King, the developer of Candy Crush Saga, Farm Heroes Saga and other mobile games with "Saga" as a suffix, is already a hair's breadth away from successfully trademarking the word "Candy", thereby giving it licence to legally challenge other games on iOS... >>

King does it again with Farm Heroes Saga, out now on iPhone, iPad and Android

King does it again with Farm Heroes Saga, out now on iPhone, iPad and Android

By 9 January 2014

King, the studio behind smash hit iOS and Android games including Candy Crush Saga and Papa Pear Saga, has done it again. Released a week ago, new match-three game Farm Heroes Saga is in the top five of both the iTunes App Store and Google Play free apps... >>

Papa Pear Saga from Candy Crush developer now available on Android, iPhone and iPad

Papa Pear Saga from Candy Crush developer now available on Android, iPhone and iPad

By 28 November 2013

King has released its mobile game follow-up to Candy Crush Saga and Pet Rescue Saga and it proves to be every bit as addictive as its stablemates. Papa Pear Saga is a Pachinko game, much like Peggle, but adds extra touches that make it both ridiculously... >>

Candy Crush developer talks difference between freemium and free-to-play as Papa Pear Saga imminent

Candy Crush developer talks difference between freemium and free-to-play as Papa Pear Saga imminent

By 24 October 2013

King, the developer and publisher of Candy Crush Saga, is about to release its latest games app for Android, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Already available to play through Facebook, Papa Pear Saga is a Pachinko/Peggle-style game that exhibits the same... >>

Candy Crush Saga coming to Amazon Kindle Fire tablets this week

Candy Crush Saga coming to Amazon Kindle Fire tablets this week

By 15 October 2013

King is releasing its most successful games app for Amazon Kindle Fire tablets devices. That includes the Kindle Fire, Kindle Fire HD (both generations) and the new Kindle Fire HDX. Selected territories will be able to download the game for free today,... >>