I was ok with the new player leveling to help new players get to grips with the game. But we are now supposed to belive that because of new players, we have the same festival content as last year and ..
They are kind of like virtual currency! But you cant really spend them on anything, its a way to keep score and track of everyone on the site. The more you use things and click links the more credits you get, and the higher up on top scores list you go.
Characters allowed are A-Z 0-9 . and spaces. everything else will be removed.