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I'm waiting for the Candy Crush Gummy Bear mount in WoW
    
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I'm waiting for the Candy Crush Gummy Bear mount in WoW

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Must have been Activision... Blizzard would never do such a thing, even if they are the same company.
     
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$6 Billion... Jesus Christ
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$6 Billion... Jesus Christ

Yep - they valued (and paid more) Candy Crush more than Disney valued Star Wars and Marvel - and both Marvel and Star Wars have been around for decades with a huge strong fan base.
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6 billion? let me guess the ceos and bankers behind the deals went all to the same ivy league fraternity? tongue.gif

by now era of mobile is over, this is literally cashing out deal for king
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people still play this? it was a fad, that is all, lulz blizz messing up daily these days.
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Such a waste. Investing in a real mobile mmo would have been a cash cow. People hardly play CC anymore, like others have said was true for me, dead fad.
https://thinkgaming.com/app-sales-data/2/candy-crush-saga/

Please don't be so narrow minded to think that a company like Activision-Blizzard didn't do their research before making this decision. Just because you don't play it any more, doesn't mean that no one else does. wink.gif
 
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people still play this? it was a fad, that is all, lulz blizz messing up daily these days.


Do you not know what kind of downloads a World Of Warcraft Candy Crush would emasculate? Or anything Blizzard themed "Candy Crush" would? They will make that back + more in a year.
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I believe CC still pulls in 3-400,000 per day.
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I don't play CoD really anymore, but if I do and I hear "TASTY" after I kill someone.....I'm gonna break my monitor.

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TASTY.

This needs to happen. That idea reminds me of a combination of Unreal Tournament and Boogerman.
 
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