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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How do I recover my old game save?

I unintentionally and stupidly wiped my Clash of Clans game data. I went to Application Manager on my Android and clicked 'Clear data'. (I used this for fixes before and it never started a new game.) ...
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Restarting with new account

I downloaded Clash of Clans to my iPad (iOS 7) this past weekend and started playing. Of course, after a couple of hours I realized I made some newbie mistakes that are fatal to my future success. ...
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How do I reclaim my Clash of Clans account? [duplicate]

I got Clash if Clans on my laptop and started a village. Then a couple of weeks later it said "This app was not installed properly". So I went and redownloaded it but it started a new account. How do ...
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Requirements for a clan war?

I am currently in a clan with three members. When we tried to initiate a clan war it said we had insufficient clan requirements. Does anyone know what the full requirements are? Is there a minimum ...
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How can I get gold faster in Clash of Clans?

I want to know how to get gold faster in Clash of Clans, so I can upgrade my town hall to level 8. I tried upgrading my mines but it made no difference. I attacked people with 200k loot but it made ...
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How is Clan War Map position determined?

I am #10 in my clan (cause I'm farming) but I am #2 in clan wars. I don't have the strongest troops in my clan. I'm just wondering how the order is set up, the only thing i can think of is that it is ...
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Are buildings currently being upgraded able to function during clan war?

If a war is started and some of my defensive buildings are being upgraded, are they able to defend my base during war? I know they don't function in normal play until the upgrade is finished, but war ...
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What are the most effective attack compositions to focus on general?

Because research costs of troops are really high and takes a long time as levels increase, it is more valuable to focus on a particular set of troops for both war, farming and castle defense. ...
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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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Are you able to attack a dark elixir storage without own elixir storage?

are you able to attack an enemy's dark elixir storage without your own dark elixir storage to hold the stolen resource? Furthermore if you are able to attack it what consequences occur.
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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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What are some best practices when constructing your defense?

Are there any pointers to think about when placing defensive structures? For example, should all defensive structures be walled off from each-other? Obviously it is ideal to have walls between every ...
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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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What is the optimal trophy level for farming at a level 8 town hall?

What is the optimal trophy level range for farming at a level 8 town hall? I noticed that it becomes more and more difficult to farm resources as I level up my town hall.
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Best Defensive Barracks Troops In Clash of Clans

Several members of my clan have been asking for "Defensive Troops". Which got me thinking what are some good defensive troops that are readily available at the Barracks? Troops that Most members will ...
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How can I get my Clash of Clans account back?

I had a Clash of Clans account which was 80 lvl and now my tab data has been reset. Plus before that I mistakenly deleted my Gmail and Google + Id. Is there any way to get my account back?
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Is there another way to transfer my village to a new device?

I'm getting rid of my current iPhone and change it for another iPhone 5s. The thing is, the Game Center account I am using right now is not the same one my village is linked to, apparently. I have ...
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transfer Clash of Clans account from one G+ to another G+ account

I want to give my account to someone but I want to keep my G+ account. The reason is I hold this G+ account very dear to me and I can't give it. I've watched some clips about transferring accounts to ...
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How are Clash of Clans multiplayer battles determined

Are battles determined by level or trophies? Just curious.
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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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How do I delete my clash of clans village off of my android device?

How do I delete my Clash of Clans village off of my device and delete it from my Google+ account? I do not have access to the original phone that I downloaded it on. I have also disconnected Clash of ...
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Clash of clans base layout types?

Alright guys I have clash of clans and I have a town hall level 6. What are the different base types and what are the purposes of each? I am asking because I am sick of losing trophies left and right ...
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How does replacing CoC accounts on multiple devices work?

If I have two CoC accounts, three different devices and wanted to replace one of them with the other, would all of them be replaced? I would like to replace one of the villages with the other as I no ...
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How can I recover my village after someone saved over my Google+ account savegame?

So someone saved a level 2 to my Google+ account and now I can't transfer my game to my new phone because there isn't a second way to restore my progress. It caused me to get kicked from my clan and ...
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How do clan perks affect the level of donated troops?

Let's say your clan is at least level 5, which gives them a perk that increases the level of donated troops, and the troops that was donated is of the maximum level possible for that troop (ie. a ...
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If you buy dark elixir without a dark elixir storage what happens

I have a level 7 town hall and I would like to get a barbarian king. However, I don't have a dark elixir storage. What would happen if I buy a King ? I'm affraid to lose my gem so any advice would be ...
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What will happen if I upgrade the laboratory while upgrading a spell or unit?

While playing Clash of Clans, I am upgrading my lightning spell then decided to upgrade my laboratory, then I did. What will happen to the lightning spell I am upgrading? I assume it is still ...
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How do I work out how many Gems are needed to rush build an upgrade?

I know the number of gems required to instantly finish building/upgrading is determined on time. I was wondering if there was a formula for working out how many gems are required to instantly finish ...
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Is it practical to upgrade your Town Hall before you have everything upgraded to the max?

I have heard that it is best to upgrade everything to the max before upgrading your Town Hall. Is this true, or is it impractical?
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Is there any benefit to removing the X-Mas tree from my land?

I noticed with the holiday patch that there are new trees and shrubs that spawn on my land. One popped up today, being specifically an X-Mas tree - which costs 25,000 gold to remove. Is there any ...
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Alternative war attacking strategy for TH7

I'm currently using the all-Dragon strategy which is an 80% guarantee for 2-3 stars. However, sometimes the loot isn't equal (or less than) to what I've spent. 10 Lv 2 Drag = 300 000 Elixir. Still ...
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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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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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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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Can I have 2 clash of clan accounts on my one device with 2 different Game centre accounts?

I want to start another Clash of Clans account on the same device, but with a different game centre account, but every time I log in to my new account it goes back to my old coc account. How do I get ...
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Do Holliday Traps Stay Forever?

In the Upcoming Halloween Update Posted By SOOPUR SELL (supercell), there have been sneak peeks released showing new skeleton traps for TH 8+. I also remember the Santa Strike from one of the ...
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Linked Account in Clash of Clans

I have both a tablet and cell phone with Clash of Clans installed. When I originally began the game it was on my tablet (before you could link to Google). Later I installed it on my phone, by then ...
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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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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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Maxout at town hall 8, or move on to level 9?

I have heard from high players in global that upgrading buildings later on in the game is hard as available loot from town halls 7 and 8 in multiplayer battle reduces drastically. I have uploaded a ...
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What buildings should I place inside a wall?

I now have the ability to build walls, and they seem to be of strategic importance whenever I play against the computer. I've yet to be attacked by any other players, but I feel that is coming soon ...
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Lost my device, how do I recover account on iPad that already has an account on it?

I'm lvl 90 but lost my Android device last week. My brother plays and is lvl 40ish, but it's his account linked to the family iPad. Is there anyway to just get rid of his and upload my village somehow ...
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How are the total possible trophies awarded determined?

While searching for an opponent, I have noticed that the total possible trophies to be awarded fluctuates. I have seen enemies with 2 town halls greater than mine (and with xbows & flame towers) ...
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What does the symbol with a shield and two swords next to clan members' names mean?

When I open my clan roster, I now notice there is a symbol that has a shield + two swords next to most clan member's name. What does this signify? Are they ready for clan battles?
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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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How do we record our game and upload it to youtube in clash of clan?

These guy can do it. https://www.3starsclanwars.com/tag/ucla-affiliates-defeats-vip-team%E8%A1%80%E6%88%B0%E5%88%B0%E5%BA%95 How do they do that? I am using IOS and iPhone.
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How should I attack this base in Clash of Clans?

I'm looking to attack the base below but have no idea how to go about it. How should I attack this base? I am TH8.
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How can I control where enemies place troops?

What effects the line around your property that troops have to be out outside of? Somehow people are placing troops inside my fencing? How?
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Will Level 1 buildings under construction be active in the War Base?

I know that when we are upgrading any buildings to Nth level it will be the N-1 level in war base . I recently upgraded my town hall and started to build the new defenses, but these will not be ...
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Do you get the war loot bonus if you get 1 star on a base that someone else has alread 3 starred?

I have been playing clash of clans, and I want to 1 star a farming person in war and get a ton of loot. (I can't do any better to anyone else). My clan says to wait until the near end of the war, but ...