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Episode 4
World World 2
Levels 31 - 45
Characters Mrs. Crab
New features Chocotype.png Five-layered Cupcake  Brown Chocolate  Locked Brown Chocolate
Four-layered Cupcake in other level types
Release date Web/PC ( October 20, 2014
Mobile devices (Android version): Same time
Difficulty Medium
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Soda-Springs.png Sugarcube-Cave.png

Shortcake Shores is the 4th episode in Candy Crush Soda Saga and the first episode in World 2. It contains levels 31 - 45 and it was released on October 20, 2014.


Overall, Shortcake Shores is a Medium episode, with a mean of 3.67. It has four somewhat hard levels, Level 35, 38, 41, and 42 and one hard level, Level 45. It is harder than the previous episode, Soda Springs.


Before episode: How would I know everyone's secrets if I didn't read the messages-in-a-bottle that wash ashore?

After episode: Send a message-in-a-bottle when you find your sister! I'll read it on its way past!

New features

Level types


  • Chocolate (Brown Chocolate) is introduced in level 31. (Brief Description: Chocolate grows unless you get rid of it all. If you clear a piece of chocolate during a move, no chocolate will re-spawn the following move.)
  • Locked chocolate (Locked Brown Chocolate) is introduced in level 45. (Brief Description: It is a chocolate inside liquorice lock and spawn during a move. Match candies near them or use special candies to break.)
  • Five-layered cupcakes (Five-layered Cupcake) are introduced in level 41. (Brief Description: A blocker that disappears after five adjacent matches.)



Sodatype.png Frostingtype.png Bubbletype.png Chocotype.png Honeytype.png Bubblegumtype.png Jamtype.png
1 5 3 6 - - -
The easiest :
Level 31
The hardest :
Level 45
The most fun :
Level 34
The most popular :
0 4 7 4 0 0
Kimmy-learning martial.png Hard Levels Hard Level icon.png
Bubbletype.png Level 34 Chocotype.png Level 38 Frostingtype.png Level 43 Chocotype.png Level 45

 Difficulty coding

Very EasyEasySomewhat EasyMediumSomewhat HardHardVery HardExtremely HardNearly ImpossibleVariable

 Note that goals include target score.

0 1 2 4 3 4 1 0 0 0 0



  • This is technically the first episode in which the character has a problem. In this case, Mrs. Crab's claws are bound before level 45 is completed and the binds are broken once level 45 is completed.