Box of Extra Strong Mints
Box of Extra Strong Mints is a Candy item that can be acquired through shoplifting and is the most expensive item (by sell price) that can be obtained from Sweet Shop shoplifting. It can be sold to (but not purchased at) Sally's Sweet Shop.
The Box of Extra Strong Mints was one of the items available at the official launch of Torn on 15 November 2004, having been introduced during the Torn City Beta.
The Box of Extra Strong Mints can be obtained through the "A Box of Extra Strong Mints" shoplifting crime. It can also be found through city finds and can be traded between players.
Eating a Box of Extra Strong Mints will increase a player's happiness by 25 and increase booster cooldown by 30 minutes.
The Box of Extra Strong Mints is occasionally used as a cheap Candy deposit at the Pot game in Christmas Town.
The 'Absorption" 7* special at Grocery Stores gives 10% extra happiness from the usage of a Box of Extra Strong Mints.
Like all Candy items, the Box of Extra Strong Mints provides triple the regular happiness gains starting from 12 hours before, to 12 hours after, World Diabetes Day (November 14.)
|Box of Extra Strong Mints Happy Gains|
|Active Bonuses||Candy effect I||Candy effect II||Candy effect III||Candy effect IV||Candy effect V||Candy effect VI||Candy effect VII||Candy effect VII||Candy effect IX||Candy effect X|
|No Other Bonus||26||28||29||30||31||33||34||35||36||37|
|World Diabetes Day||79||83||86||90||94||98||101||105||109||113|
|World Diabetes Day and Absorption||87||91||95||99||103||107||111||116||120||124|
|Box of Extra Strong Mints related Awards|
|Diabetic||Eat 500 bags of candy|
|Candy Man||Achieve 1,000 theft crime|
|Smile, You're On Camera||Achieve 2,500 theft crimes|
|Smokin' Barrels||Achieve 5,000 theft crimes|
|Breaking And Entering||Achieve 7,500 theft crimes|
|Stroke Bringer||Achieve 10,000 theft crimes|
Prior to an update on 12 July 2012 that added the option for players to eat Box of Extra Strong Mints for happiness gains, the item had no use. 
|Box of Extra Strong Mints Image History|
|2006* to July 2012 |
|July 2012 to present |
* Items did not have images prior to 2006.
|Sweet Shop|| Bag of Bon Bons · Big Box of Chocolate Bars
|Market Stall|| CD Player · DVD Player · Hard Drive · MP3 Player
|Clothes Shop|| Jacket · Tank Top · Trainers
|Jewelry Store|| Diamond Ring · Gold Necklace · Gold Ring
|25 Happiness|| Bag of Bon Bons · Bag of Chocolate Kisses
|35 Happiness|| Big Box of Chocolate Bars
|50 Happiness|| Bag of Candy Kisses · Black Easter Egg
|75 Happiness|| Bag of Bloody Eyeballs · Bag of Tootsie Rolls
|100 Happiness|| Bag of Chocolate Truffles · Bag of Reindeer Droppings
|150 Happiness|| Bag of Humbugs · Bag of Sherbet · Jawbreaker
|250 Happiness|| Birthday Cupcake · Gold Easter Egg