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Episode 144
World (Flash) 38
World (HTML5) 29
Levels 2136-2150
Characters Ellen
Champion title Prickly Picker
New features Liquorice swirl cannon new.png + Lucky candy cannon new.png
Release date Web version - 23 November 2016
Mobile version - 7 December 2016
Difficulty Very Hard
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Dainty Dunes is the 144th episode in Candy Crush Saga and the fourth episode of World 29 (HTML5). This episode was released on 23 November 2016. The champion title for this episode is Prickly Picker.


Ellen, Allen's companion, was exploring the dunes, but a cactus snagged her map. Tiffi uses her lucky grabber to get it back.

New things[]

  • Liquorice swirl + lucky candy cannons are introduced in level 2150. This is also the first time when lucky candies can spawn from the same candy cannon as another element.


Reality 144 Background.png

This episode contains levels 2136-2150.

Dainty Dunes is a very hard episode, with a mean of 5.4. It contains seven somewhat hard - hard levels: 2137, 2141, 2142, 2143, 2147, 2148 and 2149, three extremely hard levels: 2138, 2140 and 2144, and one nearly impossible level: 2139. As a result, it is harder than the previous episode, Radiant Resort.

Target score new.png Jelly new.png Ingredient drop new.png Objective new.png Mixed new.png
0 11 1 1 2
The easiest :
Level 2146
The hardest :
Level 2139
Orange.png Green.png Blue.png Purple.png
Red.png Orange.png Green.png Blue.png Purple.png
10 5
Sugar Drop icon.png Sugar Drop levels
Jelly new.png Level 2136 Mixed new.png Level 2141 Mixed new.png Level 2149
Lockedhard.png Hexagon levels
Level 2136 Level 2138 Level 2139 Level 2140 Level 2145 Level 2147

 Difficulty code summary (details here)

NoneVery EasyEasySomewhat EasyMediumSomewhat HardHardVery HardExtremely HardNearly ImpossibleVariable

0 1 1 1 1 4 3 0 3 1 0



  • This is the first main appearance of Ellen (and the last on Flash version).
  • This episode has the second most jelly levels in the game, with 11, only just behind Minty Meadow (Episode 64) with 12.
  • This is the third episode in a row with 4 level types.
  • This episode contains a part of the 9th Hell's Cluster (Levels 2137-2143).
  • All levels are changed to different levels, except level 2145.
  • This episode contains the 100th mixed level, which is level 2149.
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