Candy Box 2 promises a brave new ASCII world to explore

Shaun Prescott at

Candy Box has a sequel and it's available to play right now. If you're still reading and a bit baffled, then here's some background: Candy Box was a surprisingly deep (but not that deep) ASCII browser-based RPG released earlier this year. It tasked the player with accumulating candy, and importantly lollipops, in order to conquer a series of increasingly difficult dungeons.