Clash News Hub- Get the Lastest Info in the Game

Hey guys! If  you haven’t heard about it already, there is a new site in the Clash of Clans community- Clash News Hub. They have two sections- a website and a YouTube channel. The Website The site is geared primarily towards forums. It is very similar to the Supercell forums except it is a lot…

Weekly Base Analysis #9

Hello once again guys! Today, I have for you the 9th weekly base review. Today I will be analyzing zacutesz from the clan -ONE-. Good job with: -Maxing Out: Its nice to see that all your defenses are at the max level for Town Hall 8. All the defenses are perfect and will protect your…

Sneak Peek in Superbowl Commercial?

If you didn’t see the great Clash of Clans advertisement in last night’s Super Bowl, here it is. Obviously, a great ad and one for the ages! Its actually ranked in the top 5 of all Superbowl commercials in most websites! I personally thought the ad was genius and halirious! There are also some very…

Clash of Clans Superbowl Commercial

As most of you know, tonight is the most watched game in America- the Super Bowl! The game is great, but the advertisements are even better. It costs 4.5 million dollars for just 30 seconds of TV time! That’s 150k for each second. Clash of Clans wanted to get in on the action too and…

Big Changes to Builder Huts

Builder Huts are the key to this game. Imagine having only one builder!! The game would be painstakingly boring since you would have an overflow of resources due to long update times. Granted, even 5 isn’t enough for some people. I have some ideas which would greatly improve builders in general. 1. Add a 6th…

Clash for Dummies App

Hey guys! So I really think it would be cool to create an app to provide you an easier way to access Clash for Dummies. It would be linked to all of the posts and have some cool features as well. Maybe a mini-game? This would save lots of time than going to the website…

Weekly Base Analysis #8

Hello once again guys! Today, I have for you the 8th weekly base review. Today I will be analyzing artur from the clan Siliwangi Army. Good job with: -Mortar Mayhem: Mortars have been upgraded as far as they can go at Town Hall 8. This is smart since mortars are the most important defense at…

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-…

And the Winner is……

Thanks for all your votes on the Free Gems contest winner! Without further ado, the winner was the #3 base: This base received around 60% of the votes and both #1 and #2 got 20% a piece. Keep checking back for new ways to earn some free gems!

Winner of Wall Writing Free Gems Contest

The most recent free gems contest: writing Clash for Dummies with walls on your base, has come to an end today. The winner will receive a $25 iTunes gift card. I have narrowed it down to my 3 personal favorites. Vote on who you think should be the winner of the gift card. #1 #2…

Worst Bases Possible in Clash!

Hey guys! Today, I have a bit of a fun post for you all, showing you some of the absolute WORST bases I could find. Most of these are rushers, with no to little clue of how to design a good base. Some of these have been sent into me, but most I’ve found in…

2 Days Left in Free Gems Contest!

Only two days remain in our free gems contest! The contest: wall writing. Write Clash for Dummies with your walls in the most creative, most fun way possible. Make the most creative base and win a $25 iTunes GC. Why wait? An easy 3000 gems awaits you and it will only take 5 minutes. Here’s…

New Dark Troops in COC?

Here is a few images of new dark troops that could be coming to the game this year. The Spider and the Centaur are among the leading ideas. Here’s an idea of what they would look like. Most likely, these are just rumors and have no proof behind them. However, more than likely, you can…

Reaching Champions League at TH9

This is the third and final installment of the “Reaching Champions League” series. I have already covered TH7 and TH8, and TH9 will be today on how you should get to Champions League. At Town Hall 10, its pretty simple, but at Town Hall 6 it is nearly impossible. I will be beginning in Gold…

Weekly Base Analysis #7

Wow, its been a while with these base reviews! Today, I have the seventh one featuring mike from the clan K.A.M.O. Enjoy! Good job with: -Maxing your Base: Its always nice to see someone else who knows that its smart to max Town Hall 8. All your defenses are coming along nicely, along with your…

Reaching Champions League at TH8

Welcome to the second part of the “Reaching  Champions League” series. I will be covering TH7, TH8, and TH9 over the next three days on how they should get to the Champions League. At Town Hall 10, its pretty simple, but at Town Hall 6 it is nearly impossible. I will be beginning in Gold…

Free 1200 Gems Contest: Wall Writing

The first free gems contest of 2015 is upon us! This challenge is simple and easy to take part in. It uses your imagination and your cleverness. Win and a $25 iTunes Gift Card will be all yours! The challenge is as follows: write Clash for Dummies with your walls, buildings, whatever. The most creative…

New Year, New Updates in 2015

As we venture into the year of 2015, we have to consider: what will Supercell be adding to Clash of Clans this year? We had a great update session last year, with Clan Wars being the biggest new add-on. What will 2015 hold? I’ve listed what I believe would be great update features to add.…

New Years Boost for ALL Buildings 2014

The Christmas boost intimated by Supercell will be ending on January 7th. The following buildings are available for a one gem boost (time boosted in parentheses) during Christmastime: Elixir Collectors (1 day) Archer Queen (2 hours) Barbarian King (2 hours) Spell Factory (2 hours) Dark Barracks (2 hours) Barracks (2 hours) Everyone thought this boost…

Season of Giving: What Troops to Donate

It is the season of giving with Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanza all within a few days of one another. What troops should you be giving in people clan castles on defense? I’ve spelled out the top 5 based on damage, troop space, and hitpoints on a scale of 1-5. You might be surprised by some…

Bigger Trophies Ranges in Multiplayer Attacks

If you haven’t been raiding recently, you should definitely go out and complete a raid. In this recent maintenance break, Supercell changed the trophy range that you could gain trophies in. Before the most you could gain was +34 and the least was +13. Now, I have found as high as +43 but also as…

Christmas One Gem Boost Special

As an added gift this holiday season, Supercell has given us a one gem boost for the following items: Elixir Collectors (1 day) Archer Queen (2 hours) Barbarian King (2 hours) Spell Factory (2 hours) Dark Barracks (2 hours) Barracks (2 hours) For some reason, gold mines weren’t included in this which is kind of…

Problems with the Christmas Update

For the most part, the Christmas update has been extremely successful, making loot easier to come by and adding some much needed features to the game. However, they did introduce some glitches into the game. Ground X-Bows shooting air troops This one is really killing attacking strategies. At this point, it is nearly impossible to…

How to Get a Christmas Tree in Clash of Clans

O, Christmas Tree, O, Christmas Tree…. how can I get one of these? The answer is pretty simple, but first lets talk about what a Christmas Tree is. A Christmas Tree is a regional “present” sent out be Supercell to celebrate Christmas and the holidays. One will eventually spawn on your base. But wait, don’t…

How to be a Great Clan Member

Finding, staying, and being a superb clan member is a huge part of the game. Clans are where you can chat and discuss the game, receive troops, and participate in war. Obviously, you want to be good and loyal clan member, so you can have these privileges. This means a couple of guidelines to get…

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!…