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Candy Crush maker King sees sour Wall Street debut

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King Digital, maker of the wildly popular Candy Crush video game, got a sour welcome on Wall Street Wednesday as shares tumbled some 15 percent in their first trading day. 

This January 25, 2014 photo shows a man playing the Candy Crush Saga in Rome

King's initial public offering (IPO) raised $500 million from the sale of 22.2 million shares, as the British company sought to capitalize on the popularity of Candy Crush Saga, which boasts some 97 million players worldwide.

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