Episode 027 - Clone Me Maybe
This week on the show:
- This week in the Arena!
- Graveyard talk
News & Clan Updates
- T.N.T – Clash of Titans (4 cost or more)
- Thoughts on the Clone Spell!
- Electro Wizard!!! BOOM!
- Note: at the time of recording, the tooltip on the new legendary was different than what it currently states (Supercell changed it – conspiracy theorists rejoice!). As such, some of what we discussed may no longer be applicable. We will see when the card comes out. Boom!
- Balance Changes (12/15) (Rob: B+, Joe: A-):
- Elite Barbarians: Hitpoints +19%, Damage +14%, Hit Speed to 1.4sec (from 1.5sec)
- Tornado: Radius +10%, stronger pulling power
- Inferno Dragon: Hitpoints +5%, re-targets 0.4sec quicker
- Balloon: Death Damage +105%, Death Damage explosion radius +50%
- Wizard: Hit Speed to 1.4sec (from 1.6sec), initial attack comes 0.2sec slower
- Giant Skeleton: Damage +8%
- Lumberjack: Hitpoints +6%
- Bomber: Damage +4%
- Mortar: Boulder explosion radius +11%
- Mirror: Level 8 Mirror will create max level +1 cards (again)
- Game Updates:
- New Arena – The Jungle!
- News Royale (new inbox)
- 4 New Cards!!
- Dart Goblin and three others. One card will be released over time. No new legendaries.
- Request/Donate Epics on Sundays
- Half Price Epics in shop on Sundays
- Magical Chests are now better than ever, and scale with your arena.
- Clan Crown Chest?!!?! BOOM!
- Crown Duel Challenge (They totally stole Joe’s idea)
1 Magical Chest from Joe. Boom.
Deck Spotlight (01:09:00)
Rinse And Repeat (2.8 AEC)
Cards: Zap, Ice Spirit, Mega Minion, Fireball, Archers, Hog Rider, Ice Golem, Cannon
Decksplanation: This is a core hog cycle deck. You use the archers, the ice spirit, and the golem to assist your hog push each time. Since the cost is so low, the deck plays extremely fast. You really want to use your hog rider as often as humanly possible, while using the cards mentioned above to facilitate the push. The hog simply needs to hit the tower one or two times each push in order for you to win the game. The good thing about this deck, is that most of the time – you will make it to the tower. The other thing is that using the hog/fireball combo really ensures damage on their tower, and hurts their defensive buildings/troops. This deck (unlike other decks) doesn’t make you feel like you’re going all in on that combination, since your answers for defense are super inexpensive. Whenever you play the archers as your first card to cycle to other cards, be sure to put them behind your king tower so that they split up. This will give you options on offense, and will be conservative for defense. Ultimately, you will find yourself doing the old “rinse and repeat” – over and over again. Defend with small troops, cycle to hog/ice spirit, or hog/ice golem – and boom boom boom. This deck plays fast, and keeps your opponent on the defensive foot. Also, don’t be afraid to attack the opposite side of the map that your opponent is going for. It totally throws them for a loop, and unfortunately for them – they can’t ignore your pushes. Hog does too much damage, and requires a response. Double boom.
10/10 (5 Stars) – Some yung gai – Canada
Hello from Saskatchewan, 10/10 would listen again Can I get a boom!?!?
BOOM (5 Stars) – BASEBALL!!!!!!!!!! – Canada
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You guys deserve more than 5 stars (5 Stars) – cr999hdbfkxkjsbegs – United States
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BOOM! (5 Stars) – Rasmus Haslund – Denmark
Just started to play the game, and found this podcast to be both highly entertaining, engaging and helpful. Especially love deck spotlights.
A huge shout out to this weeks newest patron!!!
Peter de Tagyos!!! BOOOOOOOOOOOOOM
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