Clash of Clans is a strategy game for iOS and Android created by SuperCell. The goal of the game is to cultivate a camp and train troops in order to attack goblins in an NPC campaign mode, as well as other players in a PvP mode.

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Help! We keep losing wars

My clan has lost more wars than we have won for a variety of reasons: Some of us don’t know which one to attack. We don't really have a good strategy. When we stay provisionally ahead, some will ...
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Premature vs Mature town hall

I'm worried about my town hall. I have recently upgraded to town hall 8, and since then, whenever I want to attack, I get a low level opponent without much loot. I've been upgrading though! I got ...
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Better Information On Defense Damage Clash of Clans

The way that Clash of Clans chooses to convey information about how much damage defense buildings output is bad. The current method of telling the user that a mortar does X dmg a second is pretty ...
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How can I prevent someone with a stolen device from accessing my village?

A year back my iPod got stolen. On the ipod I had Clash of Clans and as a result I decided to use a "Find my iPhone" app and check the box where it says "erase all data and personal info from this ...
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Query about clash of clans - your own clan [duplicate]

Can you still rejoin your clan if you leave?
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Can I still join a Clan after starting my own?

I created a clan ready for when I go into clan wars however one thing I want to do is just see in person how they play out. The idea is so I can merge my Clash of Clans clan with my forum so I can ...
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Restarting with new account

I downloaded Clash of Clans to my iPad (IOS7) this past weekend and started playing. Of course after a couple of hours I realised I made some newbie mistakes that are fatal to my future success. I ...
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What is the best raiding strategy to get gold at townhall level 5?

I am at level 5 Townhall, and I want to upgrade my walls. I'm not good at raiding. Which would be the best troops to train to get gold?
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How do I have more gold than the max?

Here it shows my max gold is 2500, yet I have over that. How is this possible?
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Best way to get gems from clearing obstacles?

Sometimes I find gems when clearing obstacles and sometimes I don't. Is this truly random? Has anyone seen a pattern? For instance, I seem to never find gems in the second, third, or fourth ...
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Are resources lost during a clan war?

During a clan war, do resources lost during a defense deduct from my actual resources? As a corollary, now that war bases are separate from regular bases, does it make sense to build an extremely ...
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How is Clan War Map position determined?

I have the fourth most trophies in my clan, but have been sinking on the map. Am down to about 18th from the top. Just seems odd.
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What to do with elixir while maxing Town Hall 9?

I've been Town Hall 9 for a few months now and it's come to the point where I have nothing left to upgrade that costs elixir and I'm unsure what to do with it now. I've had people suggest all dragon ...
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How much gold and elixir can be stolen when raiding other players?

I was wondering what's the maximum amount of loot that can be stolen while raiding a player or while being raided by another player. If I have 500k Gold and 600k Elixir, would that mean that they can ...
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How is the best way Strategy to level up in Clash of Clans [duplicate]

I've been playing a couple weeks, in process of upgrading to town hall level 5, and I'm also a member of a "anyone can join clan. I like the clan, but I don't why they keep the "anyone can join" ...
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Why some members are unable to participate at war?

When I tried to initiate a 10x10 clan war (I was the clan leader), it appears that 2 members of my clan couldn't participate. Why does that occur?
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What is the best way to level up in Clash of Clans

How do I gain levels quickly and effectively?
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What affects the matchmaking?

When you search for a village to attack, how does Clash of Clans choose an enemy village? Does it only choose villages by people with a similar amount of trophies, who are in the same league, does the ...
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How do I delete my clash of clans village and start over? [duplicate]

I started a few days ago but after reading around a few forums, I realize I could have done much better on my village. So, how do I delete my clash of clans village and start over? There does not ...
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What does this green/white icon in clan chat mean?

Does it mean the player is online? I've always wondered. Please answer and thanks
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When does Clash of Clans save?

I have had multiple experiences with Clash of Clans not saving (for lack of a better word) before I close the game, and not noticing until the next time I play. For example: I open the game and ...
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Clash of Clans on wrong Google+ account when moving from iOS

I'm having quite a problem with syncing iOS to Android... So, I have an iPhone 4S that I was using, and I was exchanging phones with my dad, so I would get a Samsung s4 instead of my iPhone. The thing ...
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Upgrade paradox? Gold storage and Town Hall

In Clash of Clans, The following seems to be presenting a paradox: I can't upgrade my Level 5 Town Hall until I upgrade my level 9 Gold Storage Yet conversely I can't upgrade my gold storage ...
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Benefits of rank in clans?

I am playing Clash of Clans and I just recently joined a clan. There was a message that followed telling me that the leader of the clan had promoted me to elder. Is there any benefits of being in a ...
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How do I unlink Clash of Clans from my iPad?

I am really annoyed that it's not easier, but how do you unlink a device? I got Clash of Clans on my iPod and I linked my village to my iPad but I don't want my iPod village on my iPad. How do I ...
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What is the point of getting trophies in Clash of Clans?

As far as I know the only actual benefits from trophies are: The top 3 clans top 10 players receive some gem bonuses when ever a season completes There is the "Sweet Victory!" achievement which you ...
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What is Dark Elixir?

What is Dark Elixir storage, Dark Elixir drill, and Dark Elixir? I am in level 6 town hall I'll get Dark Elixir storage in the next town hall level. I need to know what it is and what it's used for.
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Clash of clans isn't loading?

This has been giving me problems for some time now. I got on earlier today and it was perfectly fine, but when I got on now, it isn't loading. I've tried readjusting the wifi options and I have reset ...
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How do I delete a clash of clans village?

I upgraded to a new phone and installed clash of clans and during setup I connected to Google plus thinking I could get my other village loaded but I hadn't connected to Google plus on my older ...
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Is it normal that all my troops disappear?

Everytime I attack someone with my army, and I win, I come 'home' to find that all my troops are gone. And I have to re-train new troops over and over again. I wanted to know if ever that was normal ...
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Clash of Clans Linked but not

My brother has an iPhone 5s and I have an iPod 4, we use the same gamecenter and apple ID. My brother plays clash of clans so I decided to make a new village on my iPod. I start up my new game (this ...
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How do I earn gems in Clash of Clans?

I play clash of clans and I'm at lvl 5 town hall. I need gems for some of the things I want to do. Other than spending real money, what things earn me gems?
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Do remaining Dark Elixir gain goes to the storage or clan castle?

I was wondering if I have a lvl 3 clan castle and get more than 1,000 dark elixir will it go directly to my storage and not in the clan castle ?
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Remove donated troops during preparation phase

Any one know of a way to remove the troops that someone donated during the preparation phase? One of the clanmates donated lvl 3 giants to everyone when lvl 5 wizards were available.
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Overriding a game center with new data.

On my iPhone I have the game clash of clans. I am I pretty high level (83) and I am a th9.... So I am pretty far in this game. Recently, my Game Center started asking me if I wanted to load my th1. I ...
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How much does Town Hall Level 9+ reduce the loot from opponents?

I noticed that the game tells me that upgrading my Town Hall to level 9 will reduce the loot obtainable from TH level 8 and below. How much is this decrease?
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Are there any benefits to leaving trees, stumps, or shrubs on my land?

Occasionally, trees, shrubs, or stumps will spawn randomly on my map. If I have a worker free, I can spend some elixir and hope to find some gems in them once they are removed. Is there any ...
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What are all the win conditions?

I was recently attacked and my attacker only used 14 archers, doing only 8% damage to my town, however, it is listed as a defeat. My town hall was destroyed, does losing your town hall count as a ...
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Is it possible to attack the same village twice?

I have been playing clash of clans for a while now and I have recently upgraded to a level 8 town hall. Out of all of my battles I cannot remember if I have battled the same village twice or not. I ...
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clash of clans mortars hurting own queen or king

Do any defensive weapons like cannon or mortar hurt a persons own king or queen? Another player thinks people lure her queen and king out to be slaughtered by own weapons. I doubt it but am I right?
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How are 'Most Heroic Attack' and 'Most Heroic Defence' determined in a clan war?

When you open the clan war menu and press the little star at the top of the screen for war info, at the bottom of the 'War Stats' tab it has featured battles, showing 'Most Heroic Attack' and 'Most ...
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How to reset my war village to be the same as my normal village?

I've had a village layout that I used for my "normal" village and a different layout for the "war" village. Now I upgraded my TH and rearranged my "normal" village to a new layout that I want to use ...
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What is considered to be offline in Clash of Clans?

At what point does Clash of Clans determine that the player is offline? eg on my iPhone 5s, I can have the app still running in the background while I use a different app. Is that considered to be ...
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What happens when I get attacked by another player?

I'm currently in the grace period where I have a "shield" that prevents attacks from other players. When this expires, I assume that I'll start getting attacked. What happens when another player ...
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What units do defense buildings target first?

In trying to develop a good attack strategy, I need to know more about how the defense building AI works. As of this question there are seven different defensive buildings (cannon, archer tower, ...
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what is that icon next to your name? [duplicate]

When u go to your clan and it lists the people in it some people have an icon on the left side of their name. It is the clan war icon so I know it has something to do with war but what exactly does it ...
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Why can't I see or share replays in Clash of Clans?

When I open up my defense messages and attack messages, replays are not available, even my most recent attacks. Any help?
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Can I store Dark Elixir Clan War winnings if don't have a Dark Elixir storage?

I'm in a Clan War and I see a little mini dark elixir storage at the top of my Clan Castle, but I don't have an actual dark elixir storage. Will the dark elixir stay in the Clan Castle until I can ...
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What is the Clan Shield Icon for in an Attack?

When i get attacked, sometimes when it lists the units that were expended in the attack the Clan Shield of the clan the attacker was in at the time of the attack appears, when i review the attack i ...
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What is a good attack strategy for town hall 4?

I have town hall level four in COC. I have level 5 barrecks and 70 spaces. Im having trouble raiding. Ive tried 40 goblins and six giants. Ive tried 35Archers and 35 Barbarians. None have been very ...