Mystery candy cannons () are introduced. This cannon type can spawn mystery candies.
Now cupcakes can have up to three layers. ()
Soybean Spire contains levels 981-995. This is reference to original Candy Clouds (Episode 67). There are 2 somewhat hard levels, 993 and 995, 2 hard levels, 988 and 989, 4 very hard levels, 983, 984, 990, and 1 insanely hard level, 987. As a result, this episode is very hard and much harder than original counterpart, Candy Clouds.