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Episode 279
World (Flash) None
World (HTML5) 56
Levels 4161-4175
Characters Allen
Champion title Super Scooper
New features Horizontal striped candy cannon new.png + Toffee swirl cannon.png
Horizontal striped candy cannon new.png + Vertical striped candy cannon new.png
Release date Windows 10 version - 19 December 2018
Web versionMobile version - 2 January 2019
Difficulty Extremely Hard
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Gelato Glacier is the 279th episode in Candy Crush Saga and the fourth episode of World 56 (HTML5). This episode was released on 19 December 2018. The champion title for this episode is Super Scooper.


Allen and Tiffi arrive in the glacier via the blue spaceship previously seen in Cacao Cliff. They both enjoy eating the ice cream the glacier has to offer.

New things[]

  • Horizontal striped candy + toffee swirl cannon is introduced in level 4161.
  • Horizontal striped candy + vertical striped candy cannon is officially introduced in level 4173. This cannon differs from a regular striped candy cannon. Regular striped candy cannons dispense striped candies in general, with their direction being random. Horizontal striped candy + vertical striped candy cannons dispense both types of striped candies, but each type has a specific spawn rate.


This episode contains levels 4161-4175.

Gelato Glacier is an extremely hard episode, with a mean of 6.47. It contains one hard level: 4163, five very hard levels: 4164, 4168, 4170, 4172, and 4174, four extremely hard levels: 4161, 4171, 4173, and 4175, and one nearly impossible level: 4165. Despite all this, this episode is much easier than the previous episode, Glittery Gala.

Target score new.png Jelly new.png Ingredient drop new.png Objective new.png Mixed new.png
0 2 3 5 5
The easiest :
Level 4166
The hardest :
Level 4165
Orange.png Green.png Blue.png
Orange.png Green.png Blue.png Purple.png
Red.png Orange.png Green.png Blue.png Purple.png
2 10 3
Sugar Drop icon.png Sugar Drop levels
Objective new.png Level 4163 Mixed new.png Level 4168 Objective new.png Level 4175
Lockedhard.png Hexagon levels
Level 4165 Level 4168 Level 4172 Level 4173 Level 4174 Level 4175

 Difficulty code summary (details here)

NoneVery EasyEasySomewhat EasyMediumSomewhat HardHardVery HardExtremely HardNearly ImpossibleVariable

0 0 0 2 1 1 1 5 4 1 0



  • This episode is the first cold-themed episode with Allen.
  • This is the first episode that was released in 2019 for Facebook and mobile.
  • This is the 18th episode to have at least one HTML5-exclusive element in every level.
  • On Windows 10, this episode was released exactly 5 years after Ice Cream Caves, another episode that takes place in a cold location.
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