New Matchmaking Clash of Clans

Pros and Cons of the New Matchmaking!

So we all know Clash of Clans added new matchmaking in the April 2015 update? It’s been a while, but I’ve really gotten used to it at this point! So today, I’ve decided to reflect on this matchmaking and decide whether or not it is good overall for low TH farming, high TH farming, low…

Loot Penalty Explained Clash of Clans

Clash of Clans Loot Penalty Explained

Ever wonder why there is a loot penalty in Clash of Clans? Or why rushing your TH is bad? I’m here today to help explain to you exactly what the loot penalty is and how to make the best of it. Introduction to the Loot Penalty For this whole article, lets be using a Town…

Barch vs BAM Farming Clash of Clans

Clash of Clans Barch vs BAM Strategy

Barch and BAM are by far the two most popular strategies for farming in Clash of Clans. The two are very similar strategies, but BAM uses minions while Barch doesn’t. Here’s the Pros and the Cons of using barch and BAM for farming. Pros and Cons of Barch and BAM Pros- Quick to train and easy…

Clash of Clans Farming Strategy Guide

Clash of Clans Farming Strategy Guide

Hey fellow farming Clashers! We all need loot, so today I will be giving you a strategy guide for farming loot! Loot/resources are the entire purpose of the game; getting loot allows your to upgrade your base. But there is a lot that goes into getting loot and I’ll be sharing everything I know about…

Gold Grab and Elixir Escapade

While I was doing my “Guide to Complete All Achievements” last night, I had to go over the Gold Grab and Elixir Escapade achievements. That made me wonder, what are your guys’ Gold Grab and Elixir Escapade? Do you mostly depend on your collectors to gain resources? Or are you a loot raider who finds…

Earn 44 Gems a Week from Obstacles

Did you know that there is a set rate for obstacles spawning? That’s right; trees and logs don’t spawn randomly, but rather on a tight schedule. Also, the amount of gems you receive from clearing these obstacles doesn’t come randomly either. The sequence for the obstacles is as follows: 6-0-4-5-1-3-2-0-5-1-0-3-4-0-0-5-0-1-0 This sequence is over a…

Efficiently Grinding Walls to Level 11

grinding, adj, “to produce in a routine or mechanical way“ Walls are some of the most despised upgrades in this game. They are extremely expensive, with 1 wall costing as much as a building upgrade. Here are the costs for the most expensive walls. Level 8 walls- 500,000 Level 9 walls- 1,000,000 Level 10 walls-…

Free Gems Contest Winner!

Loot is pretty good after the update, but who got the most loot? Here are our top five submissions. If you did better than these, make sure to try next time! 5- 743,000 total resources 4- 884,000 total resources 3-1,016,000 total resources 2- 1,050,000 total resources And the winner is: 1- 1,140,000 total resources Wow!…

TH10: To Upgrade or Not to Upgrade

Many people can imagine that Town Hall 10 is all great and such. However, TH10 isn’t nearly the oasis of defense that every clasher describes. I’m here to explain to you the pros and the cons of upgrading your Town Hall to level 10. I know it seems weird (why wouldn’t you upgrade to Town…

How to Get Maximum Loot

Loot is what defines Clash of Clans. Without loot, there would be no upgrading buildings, no war, and actually no attacking in general. To get maximum loot, then you should always be staging “collector raids” instead of “storage raids”. I’m here to help you find the most loot possible by having the best army, the…

Boosting Barracks

Background- Today we are going to talk about the topic of boosting barracks and how it can help significantly.  So starting off most of you know that if you spend 10 gems to boost your barrack, it speeds up the training time 4x (same with spell factory).  Therefore if you boost all of your barracks…

New League Bonuses

Hello all!  If you haven’t already seen, Supercell has given us new league bonuses for each league in the new update!  Below are the old bonuses and the new, better  bonuses. Old:  New:                 Conclusion- With this new awesome tweak, we will most likely see some players rise and…

Why Boosting Collectors is Good

You should always always always boost your collectors if Supercell comes along with a special update that makes boosting one gem for a day. However, if you are in desperate need of gold boosting is definitely the way to go over filling your storages. Here are the stats: For one day of boosting your level…

Sub-200 Farming

First thing I have to tell you is sub-200 farming IS NOT worth it. There is actually very little loot down there since it is mostly just newbies. Every 1 in 25 will be an advanced base but these bases rarely have collector raids and are usually better than most people can take out. Contrary…

Beginner’s Guide to CoC

We all have to begin somewhere….. Today, I will be teaching the brand new players of Clash of Clans what the game is about and what to build and upgrade first. When you first begin you get a Town Hall and a few other basic buildings. The key in the beginning is NOT to spend…

DE Farming Guide: Attacking

Now that you know all about defending your DE, now you need to learn how to attack for it. There are 3 easy steps to becoming rich off DE at TH7. It might take some effort, but you will pull through. 1. Push to Crystal- Pushing to at least crystal is key to gaining quick…

DE Farming Guide: Defending

Many TH7s and TH8s need Dark Elixir desperately since it’s hard to produce. I’m here to help you design the best base possible to protect your dark elixir. Obviously you need your Dark Elixir storage in the center, with your Clan Castle and Mortar/Barb King (if you have one) next to it. (I will be…

Maintenance Breaks

This is mixed good and bad news. Supercell will be conducting some maintenance breaks (most likely to fix the Iran/Iraq server issues) so the game will be down. They will be cutting the game 3 times as listed below- -Saturday at 05:45am UTC (1:45 am Eastern US) -Sunday at 05:45am UTC -Tuesday at 05:45am UTC…

How to Get 1M Gold In 1 Hour

STL here bringing a hopefully very helpful guide on farming. I myself am a hardcore farmer so I have learned a few tricks on how to get lots of loot fast. The first step is your army composition. Now the only way to get this much loot in one hour is to Barch (see more…

Inactive Accounts

STL here, talking about inactive accounts. As we all know, inactive accounts are the BEST people to raid for loot. Their uncollected mines and collectors are full for us just brimming with resources that we can take easily. These people can lead to easy 600k raids if you are lucky. For getting this unattended loot…

Base Design [Part II|Farming]

Base Design Farming- Ok everyone, welcome back to the guide on base design.  Today I will be talking about farming, and what kind of base you will need or would like to have as a “farmer.”  Well if you don’t know already, a “farmer” is a type of clasher who loves to raid for loot.  They…

What League to Farm In

Gold and elixir (loot) is the whole purpose of the game. Without loot, there would be no way to upgrade your defense or your army. Therefore, a valuable skill to this game is know exactly what league to farm in. In this post, I will tell you what league to farm in. Of course, a…

Loot (What League to Find It In)

Gold and elixir (loot) is the whole purpose of the game. Without loot, there would be no way to upgrade your defense or your army. Therefore, a valuable skill to this game is know exactly what league to find these resources in. Of course, a Town Hall 4 is not going to find loot in…