Cookie Run Kingdom: beginners guide

Nikhil Nanjappa
4 min readDec 3, 2021

I’ve been playing Cookie Run: Kingdom for a long time now and own solid teams. PvP, I’m constantly in Arena Master ranks. PvE, I’ve completed all the available story mode stages at the time of writing.

With a gacha game like this, you obviously can’t guarantee what your team will look like since it's all up to RNG. However, you can plan & take decisions which will almost guarantee you a strong team in the future.

To simplify, I will split this guide into 2 sections — Team building and Kingdom building.

Team building

1. Get as many initial crystals as you can

First thing you should be doing is rack as many crystals as possible when you start the game so you can spend those crystals in the banner to get as many cookies as possible.

There are multiple ways to get crystals in the beginning — completing story modes, mail rewards from devs, achievements etc

You can also get free crystals by redeeming coupon codes. Devsisters regularly provide new codes which give you amazing rewards for free!! A simple google search should give you the up to date codes. You can then redeem them at



Nikhil Nanjappa

Experienced Full-Stack Developer who loves sharing knowledge. Gaming & Music addict. Always grateful and looking for new experiences in life.