13 Disappointing Facts About Candy Crush

Someone send help. Please.

1. The addictive app makes roughly $633,000 per DAY.

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2. Which is more than $1 million every couple days.

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3. Or more than $230 million per year.

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4. This game is played by every seventh person in Hong Kong daily.

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5. And it’s so popular, it’s even made an appearance in a Psy music video.

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6. There are more than 436,000 photos tagged #candycrush on Instagram.

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7. And there’s a whole Esty page dedicated to Candy Crush-inspired items.

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8. People are so obsessed with this app, they change the date on their phones just to get more lives.

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9. And a 14-year-old boy spent $4,300 on boosts and extra moves.

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10. Candy Crush has 132.9 million monthly Facebook-connected users.

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11. Which is more than a 10th of Facebook’s 1.15 billion monthly active users.

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12. The game has become so bad, UK Rehab opened a residential rehabilitation program for addicts.

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13. Which receives as many as 100 inquires per month and costs $5,000.

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It’s basically the King (get it?) of the world.

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So… Are you addicted?

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