In Clash Royale, players are ranked by their level, trophies, and arena. The maximum level is thirteen, obtained by getting much more encounter from donating or leveling up cards. There are eleven arenas (excluding training camp) in total, with each arena getting a particular trophy limit.
A player wins a battle by destroying more towers than the opponent, or by destroying the opponent's "King's Tower", which grants an automatic 3 "crown" victory.
Players battle through 11 arenas (excluding Training Camp), every requiring a certain amount of trophies. The 11 Arenas are Goblin Stadium, Bone Pit, Barbarian Bowl, P.E.K.K.A's Playhouse, Spell Valley, Builder's Workshop, Royal Arena, Frozen Peak, Jungle Arena, Hog Mountain and Legendary Arena.
At the begin of every game, each players are offered a "hand" of four cards from a "deck" of eight cards chosen by the player. There are 73 cards in the game currently. Cards come in four rarities : Typical, Uncommon, Epic and Legendary. Cards can be used to attack and defend. To play the cards, the player should have enough "elixir", one elixir automatically becoming replenished every 2.8 seconds (every 1.4 seconds throughout 'Double Elixir', during the last 60 seconds of the game). As soon as a card is placed, a new card from the deck is drawn to the hand.
As a free-to-play game, Clash Royale offers players the capability to buy "gems" in the card shop utilizing currency. "Gems" can be used to start tournaments, enter challenges, and buy chests, cards, and gold from the shop.
When a player wins a multiplayer battle, they will acquire a "chest", which takes a particular quantity of time to open depending on the rarity of the chest. Chests take a certain amount of time to unlock: Silver Chests take 3 hours to unlock, Golden Chests take 8 hours, Giant, Magical and Epic Chests take 12 hours, whilst Super Magical and Legendary Chests take 24 hours. Gems might be used to speed up unlocking or can be used to buy a chest. Chests include cards and gold, and totally free chests and crown chests will also contain gems. Different levels of chests include various numbers or types of cards. When the player has a particular number of a troop's cards, they can upgrade it, utilizing gold, to increase its statistics. A player can hold a maximum of 4 chests at one time to open up chest slots, a chest will require to be opened. Totally free chests are also given to the player as soon as each 4 hours, and only two of these can be stored. Each 24 hours, the player also has the chance to win a Crown Chest by claiming ten "crowns" from battle victories. A Clan Chest seems from Friday midnight to Monday midnight (time varies for various countries). There are ten stages to it, with each stage increasing the reward. Crown chests are only allowed to be stacked twice. Each the Totally free Chests and Crown Chests can be unlocked instantly.
Clans Gameplay of the Clan Battles Gamemode a 4 person clan vs. clan gamemode.
From level one, players can form and join clans. Clan members might engage in "friendly battles" with one an additional, the outcome of which does not affect trophies or chests but does however, contribute to the 'practice with friends' achievement. The "friendly battle" feature allows for live spectating from other clanmates. Clan members may also donate or request cards from one another starting from level three. Joining a clan enables you to take part in "Clan Chest" (where you earn crowns with your clan) and "Clan Battles"(where you battle against another clan with your clanmate) These two clan-bonding activities are alternate.