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Episode 260
World (Flash) None
World (HTML5) 52
Levels 3876-3890
Characters Tommy
Champion title Candy Craver
New features One-layered Dark Chocolate.png in 2-Layer MultiLock.png
One-layered Dark Chocolate.png in 3-Layer MultiLock.png
Three-layered Dark Chocolate.png in 1-Layer MultiLock.png
Three-layered Dark Chocolate.png in 4-Layer MultiLock.png
Release date Windows 10 version - 10 October 2018
Web versionMobile version - 24 October 2018
Difficulty Extremely Hard
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Licorice Lair is the 260th episode in Candy Crush Saga and the fifth and final episode of World 52 (HTML5). This episode was released on 10 October 2018. The champion title for this episode is Candy Craver.


Tiffi dresses up for Halloween and goes trick or treating in a castle with Tommy.

New things[]

  • One-layered dark chocolate appears in sugar chests (specifically, two-layered and three-layered) for the first time in level 3879.
  • Three-layered dark chocolate appears in one-layered sugar chests and four-layered chests for the first time in level 3879.


This episode contains levels 3876-3890.

Licorice Lair is an extremely hard episode, with a mean of 6.13. It contains three hard levels: 3876, 3879, and 3884, and nine very hard levels: 3877, 3878, 3883, 3885, 3886, 3887, 3888, 3889, and 3890. Overall, this episode is harder than the previous episode, Edible Empire.

Target score new.png Jelly new.png Ingredient drop new.png Objective new.png Mixed new.png
0 5 2 4 4
The easiest :
Level 3881
The hardest :
Level 3878
Orange.png Green.png Blue.png
Orange.png Green.png Blue.png Purple.png
Red.png Orange.png Green.png Blue.png Purple.png
3 7 5
Sugar Drop icon.png Sugar Drop levels
Mixed new.png Level 3878 Objective new.png Level 3883 Mixed new.png Level 3890
Lockedhard.png Hexagon levels
Level 3878 Level 3884 Level 3885 Level 3887 Level 3888 Level 3889

 Difficulty code summary (details here)

NoneVery EasyEasySomewhat EasyMediumSomewhat HardHardVery HardExtremely HardNearly ImpossibleVariable

0 0 0 0 2 0 3 7 2 1 0



  • This is the sixth Halloween-based episode.
    • This is the second Halloween episode exclusive to HTML5 version, the first one was Tricky Tower.
  • This episode shares its name with the 59th episode of Candy Crush Soda Saga (though the spelling of the word "licorice" is different (in British style)).
  • This episode shares its first word with Licorice Tower, Licorice Luna and Liquorice Lounge (with the latter using a different spelling).
  • This is the first episode since Bonbon Brambles to have an original background.
  • This is the fourth (and currently the last) episode with the word "licorice" in its name.
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