Clash Royale: Game info
Clash Royale is a spin-off game based on the popular mobile strategy title Clash of Clans.
Royale is a free-to-play game that combines tower defense strategy, with card collecting and mobile online battle arena (MOBA) gameplay.
Players can build their own card decks, have 1v1 fights and decide where to drop their heroes onto the battlefield.
Developer Supercell said that Clash Royale has the opportunity to prosper in the eSports space, with the company encouraging casual and serious players to take part in the grassroots level of competitive play.
Enter the Arena! From the creators of Clash of Clans comes a real-time multiplayer game starring the Royales, your favorite Clash characters and much, much more.
Collect and upgrade dozens of cards featuring the Clash of Clans troops, spells and defenses you know and love, as well as the Royales: Princes, Knights, Baby Dragons and more. Knock the enemy King and Princesses from their towers to defeat your opponents and win Trophies, Crowns and glory in the Arena. Form a Clan to share cards and build your very own battle community.
Lead the Clash Royale Family to victory!
Earn chests to unlock rewards, collect powerful new cards and upgrade existing ones
Destroy opponent’s towers and win Crowns to earn epic Crown chests
Build and upgrade your card collection with the Clash Royale Family along with dozens of your favourite Clash troops, spells and defences
Construct your ultimate Battle Deck to defeat your opponents
Progress through multiple Arenas all the way to the top
Form a Clan to share cards and build your very own battle community
Challenge your Clanmates and friends to a private duel
Learn different battle tactics by watching the best duels on TV Royale
Typical game length: 3mins
Price: Free (plus optional in-game microtransactions)
Notable tournaments: Clash Royale Shangai Championship, ESL Helsinki
Popularity: Game sales not revealed by publisher
Twitch: 1.3m hours watched in October 2016 across all viewers
Launched: March 2016
App Store rating: 9+
Other Pegi info: Infrequent/mild cartoon or fantasy violence