Candy Crush Saga Alternatives for Linux

    Candy Crush Saga is not available for Linux but there are a few alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Gweled, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Candy Crush Saga and three of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Candy Crush Saga are KDiamond (Free, Open Source) and Monsterz (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 20, 2021

    1. Gweled is a GTK+ version of a popular game "Bejeweled", originally written by Sebastien Delestaing. The aim of the game is to make alignment of 3 or more gems, both vertically or horizontally by swapping adjacent gems.


      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.9.1, released in March 2011, can be still downloaded from Launchpad

      Gweled vs Candy Crush Saga opinions
      Most users think Gweled is a great alternative to Candy Crush Saga.
      Not levelled nor presented in same challenging way. Screen resolution not attractive.
      Negative comment about 5 years ago

    2. KDiamond is a single player puzzle game. The object of the game is to build lines of three similar diamonds.

    3. [Please check comments for updated download links]. Monsterz is a little arcade puzzle game, similar to the famous or Zookeeper.


      Latest version, 0.7.1, was released on 17 Dec 2007. Some links are broken, but the source code can be still downloaded.

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