John Bedford (Modojo): You will, at some point or another, hit a wall in Candy Crush Saga. You will blast through those five precious lives each day, convinced that you will never make progress beyond the current level. You might even seriously consider spending $16.99 on a Charm of Life, then remind yourself how ridiculous that sounds.
It's true that it often feels as though there's a certain amount of luck involved with your starting grid, and that a poor start often guarantees failure, but there are some tried and tested methods for dealing with specific level types in the game - and those methods can seriously assist your fortune, good or bad. Here's our breakdown for dealing with each one.