Candy Box is described as 'role-playing browser video game featuring ASCII art' and is a role-playing game in the games category. There are seven games similar to Candy Box for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows. The best alternative is A Dark Room, which is both free and Open Source. Other Candy Box like games are Kingdom of Loathing, Clicker Heroes, Area Raiders and West of Loathing.
Candy Box is mainly a Clicking Game but alternatives to it may also be Role-playing Games. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Candy Box.
Kingdom of Loathing (abbreviated as KoL) is a browser-based, multiplayer role-playing game designed and operated by Asymmetric Publications, including creator Zack "Jick" Johnson and writer Josh "Mr. Skullhead" Nite. The game was released on February 23, 2003.
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Super fun, more in depth with a great supportive community!
Welcome to the first puppet show RPG! Participate in battling a ton of foes, buy new upgrades, cast magic and recruit new Heroes. Or just sit back and enjoy the show as your Heroes fight on their own while you watch or do other things.