Posts Tagged ‘ASCII’

Ye New Sweet Shoppe: Candy Box 2 Is Out Now

By Graham Smith on October 24th, 2013.

Don't drop those candies.

The first Candy Box was the best ASCII-driven, browser-powered, candy-based RPG I’ve ever played. It was, in a way, the most interestingly designed game of 2013. Now the sequel is ready, and you can play it now.
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Stick With It: Candy Box Is Loaded With Surprises

By Nathan Grayson on May 3rd, 2013.

Oh what a strange and special thing Candy Box is. It reminds me a lot of Frog Fractions in that I absolutely cannot, will not spill its delicious bounty of secrets before the break, because its rapid descent into gloriously elaborate madness is the whole point. So just click the link, and wait patiently as you magically spawn multiple mountains of candy, a candy archipelago, candy kingdoms, candy condominiums – basically, a whole, whole lot of candy. All via a tiny number that counts ever upward – spiraling, dancing with the clouds – so long as you have a browser window open. After that, just sit back and wait for the magic to start happening.

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