Clash Royale is one of the masterpieces of Supercell, a Finnish mobile game company founded in 2010. As a real-time multiplayer strategy game, Clash Royale is a combination of card elements, tower defense, and online battle arena. Since its release in 2016, the game has generated billions of dollars, which is a great achievement that you can hardly find any other games to compete.
On iOS AppStore, Clash Royale’s rating is 4.6 out of 5.0, with 2 million user reviews. On Google Play, its rating is 4.2 out of 5.0, with 32,904,883 user reviews and more than 100,000,000 installs.
At present, the game is in the second place of Strategy Games on iOS AppStore. And since its establishment, it has been nominated for 12 times and won 7 awards as follow: in 2016, it was awarded as the “Best Game” by Google Play; in 2017, it won the “AMD eSports Audience Award” from “British Academy Games Awards”; in the same year, it won the “Best Upcoming Game” and the “Best Multiplayer Game” from “International Mobile Gaming Awards”; in 2020, it won the “Best Mobile eSport” from “Pocket Gamer Mobile Games Awards”; and more.
In the past few updates, the new card “CHAMPION” was introduced with special abilities; second, the new max level of Cards and King had been changed to level 14; third, the developer allow you to collect Star Points to unlock cosmetic changes for your Cards.
Cards: More than 100 cards are waiting for you! Cards can be divided into troops and spells, and each of them has their own strengths and weaknesses. To become more powerful, you need to unlock and upgrade the cards you need.
Battle Modes: The game supports 1v1 and 2v2 real-time battles, where you can fight against players from all over the world. Different combination of cards will generate different effects. Be a master of strategy and place your cards right, you can destroy your enemy’s tower easily.
Events: Events are constantly held to make the game more playable. In the events, players can enjoy different gameplay modes, and win a large number of items (such as Tower Skins, Emotes and powerful Magic Items).
Gems: Clash Royale is a free-to-play game, as cards can be unlocked and upgraded without spending any real money. But gems help you get your dream cards in a short time. Therefore, if you can’t wait to upgrade your level, or if you are dying for some remote cards, paying for the gems may be your best option.
- The game manages to include fun, strategy, competitiveness, and scenery in each arena and match. In addition, Clash Royale manages to make the graphics great, the game play smooth, and the overall controlling system amazing.
- It’s very convenient that each battle only costs you around 3 minutes, and you can enjoy the game anytime and anywhere you want.
- The game is as funny as playing chess, where players need to think of strategies in a short time so as to win the battle. And the progression algorithm was challenging, yet fair, making the levels of achievement satisfactory for most of its players.
- Some players think that the game is unbalanced, as some new cards are way too overpowered.