Candy Crush Saga Level 1658

Hints and tips showing how to pass level 1658 Candy Crush Saga without boosters by Cookie
Level 1658 Candy Crush Saga lives up to it's classification as a hard level!
You have to make 10 double stripe combos in only 35 moves, difficult at the best of times, but your fist move has to open up at least one gap in the marmalade at the top of the board to allow more candies to fall.
The lucky candies along the bottom and side of the board will all turn into stripes, so unlock them as carefully as you can and you should be able to get several combos from them.
Once the lucky candies are gone you shouldn't have too much trouble making more stripes, the problem is getting them together. Remember you don't need wraps and only make colour bombs if you can't make a stripe instead. 
Don't make too many stripes around the board, try to make one combo before you make too many others as there is a danger of them self destructing if there are too many specials on the board at the same time.
Video below without boosters.


144 comments:

  1. Anyone got any tips forme? Stuck for 3 days. Everything keeps exploding and I get to 6 or 7 combos before I am out of moves. M.

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  2. I need tips as well - nothing seems to work here. Boosters don't help and even careful planning does nothing. Every time I set something up - it gets ruined by a wrap or sprinkle ball. I've reached this level and never spent a penny - so I will just keep trying and hoping for that "Candy Crush Miracle" !! LOL

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    1. You need moraxle cuz another dumb Level boosters r a waste

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    2. This level has definitely RAn it's course time to put new game om! Being stuck for week ran its course boring!¡¿?

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  3. There has to be a secret to this level. I can't even get close and boosters are no help. There must be a reason I keep playing this game, but at the moment, I can't think of why. Addiction?

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  4. Well, I agree with all the comments above. I guess I will have to wait until I can play it on my tablet where I have over 60 hand switches saved. That should do it!

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  5. Whoa! This one's a real bear. I agree with above, I'm going to have to wait until Wednesday's mobile release. The closest I've come is getting 7 out of 10.

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    1. What is Wednesday's mobile release?

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  6. Took numerous tries. Clear marmalade 1st. Try not to make to many stripes on board as matching will then explode most and youll have to start over.

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  7. Finally passed after many, many attempts. No boosters!!!

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  8. The trick is to just clear a few of the marmalade at the top to ensure candies can continue to fall down. Concentrate on making stripes in the middle and matching these only. Matching stripes in the middle will slowly uncover the liquorice covered stripes allowing you to match these when they turn into stripes. A little bit of luck involved but careful planning will allow you to use most of the existing liquorice covered stripes since they need to be hit twice before they turn into stripes. The chocolate balls are not helpful unless you can get rid of a minority colour to create more stripes. Remember stay away from the liquorice, it will uncover in good time!

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    1. Best tip for this level. If you follow this recommendations it makes this level fun to play!

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  9. Passed on 2nd attempt using checkmark booster but it also seemed like a luckier board than the first one.

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  10. Tintin 1 here. Yes a stinker. Everything explodes. I don't have many boosters on my pc but have plenty on my tablet so will have to wait til I can do it there I think. Have used heaps of lives to no avail.

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    1. Yah!! Finally passed. Loaded up on boosters and used all 3. Gl all

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  11. Tintin 1 again. Finally got it!! Yay!! Used one tick booster, made quite a few striped candies. What a struggle though.

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  12. The real Bill. Avoid setting off the tick candy as they self explode make combinations in the middle section, quite a difficult level.

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  13. Was stuck on this level longer then hoped. In the end had to use two hammers to line up two lots of stripes and passed. Moving on...
    JB

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  14. I've given up on trying levels without using boosters. With the number of boosters King gives us these days might as well use them. I've got 54 chocolate sprinkles, 30 stripe/wrap combos, 96 coconut wheels, 104 mystery tick candies, 120 fish boosters, 40 hand switches, 30 hammers and 35 gold bars, all from playing sugar drops. With these many boosters, which everyone on this level should be able to accumulate, passing levels has never been easier. Boosters don't really help on this level but hand switches and hammers make it very easy. Just play for sugar drops regularly, build an arsenal of boosters and it's very easy.

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    1. Beware! I lost all my boosters, including gold bars and lives, over night. Went to play and they had simply vanished. I had pretty close in number to what your arsenal is, all earned, no purchasing. Tried to complain for a hot minute, to no avail. Only advice I received, and use,is use them as I need them so I don't ever have to feel SO robbed. Good luck.
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    2. I remember reading that this happened to someone else so I use mine ... but I could use a few fish right now

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  15. This must be the toughest level yet. Been stuck for a week now. The cascades blow away any moves that have been set up, maybe i'm overdue a break.

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  16. Stuck on this level for days..... the combos explode before I can get to them....... sigh

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    1. Watch your language Adnan.

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  18. What makes this even WORSE is King is giving a free wrap in this level...I don't want it here!

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  19. King gave me a free stripe which helped. Got this one after 3 tries. The ticks are of course a huge help, but can be a pain in the ass too!! They are hard to set up so you dont blow them all up at once.
    Just takes a little skill and you will have it in no time! Good luck!

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  20. Just got here . King didn't give me a free stripe - on iPad gives you a sprinkle which just makes this harder. Got down to needing 4 more but thanks for the middle tip . I will try it.
    Wish King could eliminate trolls- they just mislead the real crushers!

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    1. Enough please.

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    2. Ithink CC is on his way through! Comming CC you are going down under. In my friends no one is playing it anymore. For me no fun anymore, no extra help, blablablabla, time to stop as well!

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  21. Got rid of my sprinkle right away by using it on color with least number in licorice. Used tick mark and tried to make on match at a time . In spite of a number of blowups , got lucky and finished with a couple moves to spare!

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  22. Nice to see Ms Cookiie s authority over this blog. Will we be able to see her picture. Want to see and appreciate.

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  23. William here bills real troll. As usual seemed impossible 50 tries then all the sudden kaboom everything just lined up for me all I had to do was switch. You people all do know about the switching the date on your device trick for extra lives?

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  24. Maybe not quite 50 tries, but it seamed like that.

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  25. Thanks CC from veri! I followed you tips and it worked for me first time

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  26. had to use 9 gold bars for extra moves but it was worth it to pass the worst level ever!!!!!!!

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  27. Took a few tries and a lucky board, but mostly came close enough to truly believe with luck and extreme caution you don't need boosters. My tips are before you set off sripe/stripe, make any possible stripes which will not affect combo so they won't be lost by the combo, and be very careful to set off combo in the most advantageous direction. Good luck.

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    1. Man you have a lot of time on your hand

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    2. Man you have a lot of time on your hand

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  30. Tintin 1 - thanks for the idea of using the tick/check mark booster. Yep. It took 4 games or so, but that was the ticket for me to finally get thru this level after several days.

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    1. We know this is your troll.

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  31. UGH. Finally passed this level. I was seeing exploding striped balls in my sleep. Used a couple of switches but moving on at last.....

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  32. Finally passed this level using one check booster and two hand moves. Yikes!

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  33. Been on this level for days now need a lucky board I

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  34. I'm going to be on this level till my dying day. This is frustrating as all hell.

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  35. Got this on my first try and it seemed so easy I wondered why it was classed as a hard level. Came here and saw that I was extremely lucky on this one and thankful I didn't have to struggle this time.

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  36. awful...tired of trying

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  37. I am beyond annoyed with this level, absolutely no pleasure in playing anymore.

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  38. GAYEST level ever! F U King! I'm uninstalling this and trying to forget that I ever even started playing this stupid game.

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  39. Ugh! I wish I could post some magic tips for someone but this was an ugly level for me. I tried so hard to stay away from the licorice because that just set off a bunch of action at the same time. I tried using a check booster several times. Inadvertent cascades kept setting off carefully arranged stripes. On the game I finally passed I used free hand switches and lollipops (a lot! I just had so much trouble actually making stripes once all of the checks had blown themselves up) to make stripes or get them next to one another. On my very last move I paid 15 gold bars and used that paint brush to make a stripe next to one on the board. It felt like cheating. I just didn't want to start over again with 9 down. So it's over. Better luck to you, I hope :)

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  40. Can't get this one!

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  41. I need HELP.....tired of this board

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  42. I surrender!

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  43. Impossible and ridiculous one. Totally unenoyable.

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  44. I honestly don't understand how players have passed this one.

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  45. King managed to find a way to take the fun out this game.

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  46. So done with this

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  47. When you've got about 7 done, start using hand switches, I used three and finally finished this very forgettable level.

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  48. This is a toughie. 2 hours of play non stop not even close. Hope they reduce the number of stripes. Try again tomorrow.

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  49. Two more days. They keep exploding.. Closest was two. Hand switch worked then ble up with no chance. I hate giving up, try again tomorrow.

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  50. FINALLY used the paint brush twice to end my misery. Done. It's worth every nickel to be done with this one.

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  51. So surprised....5 tries..got it ! Yes open board somewhat and start making stripes asap.If you have two get them together and blast them immediately. Then make another two etc.If you have even three or four on the board they will explode themselves.Only used one hand switch because I only had two moves left. Good luck !

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  52. Thanks, excellent advice just to make the stripes as you need them.

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  53. Got to the chest after 1657, and it wont let me open it or move on. Anyone know why?

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  54. Thanks for the tips! After too many tries, used a check mark and 5 hand switches. Laurie

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  55. Closest ive gooten is 2 left....beyond hard & frustrating!! Get the stripes but one double set sets off the rest-as all of us have found out...w
    Waiting for that lucky board...hopefully within the next few games

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  56. You need to be on anti depressants on this level. So depressing!!

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  57. Finally busted through after a couple of days of trying - thankfully!

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  58. Done with this stupid game.

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  59. Another stupid level from the morons a candy crush, there nothing more then a bunch of scamming bastards to get people to buy boosters

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  60. You make it look so easy! Argh!

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  61. This level is not fun. So angry that everything exploded when it shouldn't. Taking a break

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  62. Yucky,yucky,yucky!

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  63. I will never pass this horrible level! Bye Candy Crush!

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  64. I used a check mark booster, and a hand and a hammer to make the last match.

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  65. Used several hand switches and finally passed this level. Wasn't fun.

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  66. Days and days on this level. Either stripes don't come soon enough, or they are too far apart to match. The ones that destroy EVERYTHING are the worst! This level is blowing my peace of mind. Not even coming close....

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  67. I cant do it!!! WAAAAHHHHHHH

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  68. Well no where near passing this level. Watched the videos read the advice and no matter how many times I line up two stripes something explodes and everything cascades . It seems like this will be as far as I go.

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  69. Besides hating this level that I've been on for over a week, I could hate this whole game!!! If I try playing on my iPad or phone, game either won't load or shuts off.if game works on iPad then it won't load on my laptop. Contacted King, followed their suggestions and now it's worse. I don't have any problems with the other games I have on these devices. What the heck!!! Anyone else have these problems?

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  70. It's a frustrating level with sprinkles and wraps creating themselves, usually next to a striped. The first five or six matches were easily done in the first few moves, then it's a matter of working slowly to set up the rest without too many accidental explosions. Passed on fourth attempt with ten moves remaining.

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  71. I wish the stripes would quit blowing up before I can match them. Sure, it's labeled a "HARD LEVEL" but it's not hard to figure out what you're supposed to do.Just another level where they try to persuade you to buy boosters. It's a "STUPID LEVEL".

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  72. Fuck you and Fuck you again....

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  73. Got down to one combo left so many times!!!! This is no easy level, nor is it labeled HARD!!! Been stuck on it for days!!! Let me pass!!!!

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  74. Wtf am I supposed to do?!?! This is ridiculous!!!! Been trying for a week to get through this level!!! C'mon!!!!

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  75. You must hate me cc level makers and king.com!!! Feelings mutual!!!

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  76. I have tried this from every angle but am getting nowhere. Its not funny now. Please let me get a lucky board soon.

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  77. There is seriously something wrong with this level. Not passable.

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  78. Is there some secret to passing this level that I don't know about? I can't get any further than 5 no matter how hard I try. I've been trying for ages now and its very frustrating.

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  79. I'm done. Even if I do purchase boosters, they won't help and it's a waste of my money. So I'm quitting cc. It's not worth the frustration of this pathetic level anymore. Ba bye

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  80. Aaaarrrrgggghhhh.....

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  81. STOP MOVING THE TREASURE CHESTS!!!!!!!!

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  82. Can't even get close on PC or any devices. Please keep posting helps. So far none have worked.

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  83. This one is a true player repellent.

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  84. I give up! Lucky board please!!

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  85. c/candycrush here

    A really difficult board, I am just waiting for a bit of luck.

    So far I have learnt:

    *First move (or close) needs to punch a hole in the top so other candies can fall.

    * Don't follow any of the 'suggested' prompts. On other levels they may help but on this one they are counter productive & just lead to massive explosions of all your specials.

    * Don't be in a hurry to open the locked ones all at once. Use a couple before opening others (haha if you can, I haven't managed it all yet), otherwise you lose the lot in massive explosions.


    * If you do manage to get close. Say, with only one more double to make, it would be worth using the hand to move them together-if you are sure you won't cause an explosion.

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  86. I think a check mark booster might be key here but I don't have one. What are the good levels to play to rack up sugar drops? Maybe I can get one that way. Otherwise I AM STUCK! Ugh

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  87. one heck of a level

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  88. Way too frustrating, HELP

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  89. Okay posting for luck. I REALLY need it!! Impossible it seems. Help!! Need my lucky board. Jane e

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  90. After reading all the comments I was ready to use some hand switches but only needed one... I also used a check/tick mark but I don't think that really helped. I was able to get a couple down on the bottom and that opened up all the bottom locked ones. I had a lot of moves left when I reached needing 5 more so I used a hand switch then the next 5 fell into place.

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  91. I have been here soooooo long. I'm so over it.

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  92. I see a lot of people post "for luck" and claim it works so I figured I'd give it a try - nothing else seems to be working...............
    WHAT A HORRIBLE, HORRIBLE LEVEL!!!!!!! I haven't been stuck this long in a couple of years. Very disheartening, nothing fun about this

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  93. I am getting so mad at this level. It has me thinking about giving up CC. Hopefully a lucky board will come along soon before I do.

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  94. Need some luck,cascades are taking out everything!

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  95. Finally passed - no boosters.

    It came down to a certain rhythm of only playing in the area of a stripe to get another. Saving the ones that would destroy others. She said not to create a stripe alone - I followed that advice for awhile, but I only used two moves to try and make the combo. This probably isn't helpful

    Had one move left and got my last one.

    Not sorry to see this one go...

    CatB

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  96. Horrid nasty level that will be impossible to pass as I don't have any switches or ticks/check marks left. I have been stuck on this one for ages with no luck at all. I am totally sick and tired of it and will be deleting this whole boring game in a few days if I have not passed. CC have done a proper job on this one, no wonder soooo many people have left the game for good!!!!!

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  97. What I don't understand when the person in the above video combines two striped togetherit dosnt take destroy other stripe. When I do it everything explodes strange that!!!!

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  98. Looked fairly easy but not. Read tips and will keep trying. Maybe a little luck will help. ๐Ÿ˜‰

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  99. Why this level.???? Only man Luck will help. Verschrikkelijk level.

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  100. I can't even come close, I tried everything that the comments suggested but to no avail!!!! I hate this level!!!

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  101. Wow finallygot it! Had to use my hand to switch!

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  102. The reason i dont play candy crush is simple. You only have to wait for a lucky board. Dont spoiler Youri bolsters waist of time, the dont help you at all. Changing rules, les moves and go on, this all lose your interest to play this game. I use this game as a filler, like botox๐Ÿ˜‚ Ween you have to wait or Nottingham else to do, for the rest, a bull shit game!

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  103. And why for god sake they ask me to play another kingsize game! Plessers stop asking me, cause i Am fed up with your game!!!!! They all sucks!!!!

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  104. Haha the list of comment are endless

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  105. Reading all the comments and Trying to play this game! I am done with this game like hundreds of me. Don't want to spoil my time with useless games so, Bey Bey for me. I follow all my 300 friends who stop playing it. Enough is enough! CC

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  106. Also for me, Bey Bey CC ! So fed up with this game! Don't want to waist my time and boosters anymore.

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  107. CC read the comments!!!!!!! I only play it sometimes when i have nothing else to do! But now!!! I fed up with this game and play my other, NOT KINGSIZE, games. I am fed up with CC and all your other games! Which i stop playing it 2 years ago. I am free now, not playing your games anymore๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜„๐Ÿ˜„๐Ÿ˜„

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  108. This level force me to stop playing this game! And to be honest! I don't regret! I am done with CC, and i am done with all, which i not play, the kingsize games. What a fucking game. So few people, stop
    Playing it and focus on other nice, funny games. I say Bey Bey!

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  109. CC has more than 2000 levels��������believe me you never get to level 2000 cause level 1658 is not to get. Stuc for days and i started a new nice game, more fun. The kingsize games sucks, so better play other games. To stuc so long is no fun at all, Beside that: a game has to give you fun! CC does not give you that. What a fucking game and a terrible organisation, which is not updated!����������

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  110. I know now that level 1658 is not to do.. well CC for me it ends here. Good luck with all your losers��

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  111. You know the yell of CC? They have more than 2000 levels๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚easy when you not going further than level 1658. Do they never ask why so Many stop. Playing this game? Are they so arrogant? Yes they are!!!!!!!!!!

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  112. I stuc fir days on level 1658.hello CC am i thee only one? On the list i am number one๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚ am i the only one who play this game? What a very bad. Bad organisation. This realy stinks!!!!!

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  113. Too Many trolls who get this level������CC don't read the comments, people wake up and stop playing this game like i did! One advice to CC: make a game : How to lose a lot of players in a short time: than you are on the good way! Go on this way����������

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  114. I know now why 600 of my fb friends stop playing this game. I was the only. One who played CC, all the other games of kingsize i removed and boycott. Sorry CC the last game i have to remove and boycot is Candy crush saga! Oh and for the record? I also place this on twitter! I want people feel happy, not misserable!

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  115. It seems i am a dumbo dor this level. But... so Many comments and so Many complains , i am not the only one. Don't use your boosters, wont help you at all. CC have one mission: they want your money out of your pocket!!!! So do what i did: BOYCOT the CC and kingsize games! I i have to believe them, they have enough players�� Yeh yeh and i am santa!������

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  116. I stuc on this level several weeks. Playing this level is no fun at all. So i stop playing it . I don't think i Will get this level ever, so why i play a Boeing and impossible level?

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    1. If you want to feel Candy free, you have to reach level 1658! Believe me! Reaching this level you STOP playing this game! And: SO DID I!!!!! Yeh yeh i don't want to play this game ever again!����������

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  117. You stuc on this level several weeks? I stuc on this level several months! I realise that this is an impossible level! Only play it now or than, one try again and i am already fed up with it. CC you say you have a lot of millard players. Mabey they are just beginning to play. Hihi

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  118. WoW So Many comments and cc is still sleeping! Ar they making their own grave? Candy crush saga i think you will destroy your game, its boring, impossible and So many people stop playing iT. Beside that, no one would spent any money. Special not boring and annoing games. What a bad promotion, compare with other games. I must say, the other games i play have their games and rules on order. You dont.

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  119. Yeh i also reach level 1658 and yeh Yippie i stop playing it after three days. This game has nothing to do with strategy or luck! For me? I game farther than my friends. Bingo! But.... to be honest? No fun, no game! So here i Will stop Candy crush saga. Mixer and better games to play than CC.

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  120. Only the trolls of CC get this level! Good work Dennis and Silvie, your the only one!�������� and i stop this game like all the other ones

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  121. I leave this game to the young people! I am to old for this game, so i try a game for my age! It seems that kingsize don't have that. So everyone.... good luck you Will need that unless you are a troll of CC!��

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  122. With all the comments i agree, i also stop playing ALL the kingsize games and also Candy crush saga! So play further my other games, more fun and none annoying๐Ÿ‘

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  123. And what the hell is Candy crush saga complains ? I only get boosters everyday. I the play the fucking game, so tell me, why should i? I only collect free boosters��

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  124. When you believe that CC read your comment, you also believe in very tails๐Ÿ˜‚. Level 1658 is not to do, not with boosters, not with extra moves. This game make people hate Candy crush saga. I hate this level and i get the feeling and i know, a lot of people who stop playing this game were too annoying to play anymore. So CC start a poll i think you have less players than you want us to believe!

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  125. 6 times now 1658 has reset to play with 10-26 moves left! I have been to 2 matches left with 12 moves to go! Can you fix this???

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  126. Another ridiculously tough level. No skill no luck too many cascades. Combos hit and don't register. Time for many is now to quit. King makes less people play when levels are this tough. What's the point if it's no fun. M

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  127. Ugh! After being stuck on this level for five days finally got down to one match left. So sick of this level bought booster to finish. Very tough level and lots of luck needed! Good luck!

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  128. Frustrating level. Being stuck for days.

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