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Below are ideas submitted by users for Supercell to consider. It does not imply they are being worked on. Please do a forum search before starting new feature requests, especially if they are listed below.
- Dueling/challenge/simulator/sparring battle area.
- Clan villages: all clan members contribute, leaders control.
- Add mini-games, something to occupy time.
- Add more single player levels (permanent ones).
- Capture live attackers and have them reassigned to your own Clan Castle or Army Camps or new structure.
- Rate base feature.
- Add a featured temporary single player map - 1 per week/month/update on a rotating basis.
- Add single player challenges/maps - beat with specific/limited troops or troop counts, all air, tier 1, etc.
- Add daily challenges for small rewards - win a raid, use 5 Balloons, destroy 5x Builder's Huts, misc stuff.
- Random event - meteorite lands in village - Dark Elixir to clear, enhanced experience/gem rewards.
- An offline mode - allows a player to do single player campaign mode without the need of internet
- Single player levels regenerate their resources after a while. Farther into campaign, longer it takes to regenerate. (1–10 days)
- Increase loot penalty for higher town halls
- Control troops and direct them
- Being able to change clan name.
- Being able to attack clanmates so you can build better bases and tell whose base is better.
- Official clan alliances and/or rivalries, not just writing it in your description.
- Add more member roles - Master, High Elder, Trusted Member, etc.
- Add other clan requirements to apply besides trophies, ex: Specific troop level, Town Hall level, Laboratory level, game level.
- Separate Co-Leader+ chat tab in-game.
- Way to designate sister/feeder/associated clans to link clan chat in a separate tab.
- Block specific players from joining clan (blacklist).
- Ability to sort clan info besides Trophies: By donation, level, position, league, etc.
- Online status or last online date/time.
- Raise troop donate limit from 5 to 6 (so 5 people can still fill level 5 Clan Castle) or 10 troops per request.
- Increase clan size: 75 or 100 are the most common requests.
- Customizable clan flag.
- Add viewable player stats - similar to Hay Day's farm stats.
- Remove clan join request from clan chat if they've joined another clan already.
- Add ability to send short message to rejected applicants similar to when expelling.
- Troop donations: Don't reset when leaving clans, have a running total, average per reset period.
- A large text area for clan rules that just the clan can see (separate from public clan description).
- History button on clan app - see stats: Last x clans, time in, donations given/received, kicked/left, etc.
- Leader ability to delete messages in clan chat.
- Reduce leader message cooldown from 12 hours, increase text space.
- Modify clan messages of player joining with who invited player: xx joined clan, invited by xx.
- Separate tab in chat for troop requests.
- Make kick/promote menu for leaders/elders to operate from names in clan chat as well as clan interface.
- Queue troop donation notices when offline - display when back online or new interface to see info after.
- Make the public clan description text area larger.
- Move 'Leave' button away from close-window button; it's too easy to accidentally press when on a smaller screen.
- Creating a government to order the clan.
Clan Wars Related
- End Clan Wars as soon as both clans have used up all their attacks
- Allow the clan to chose certain members of the clan to fight in Clan Wars based on the individual's choice that they can change between on and off or the leader can turn it off if the member doesn't donate and/or fight in 3+ consecutive wars.
- Separate clan war chat just for the strategy for war planning.
- Fog of War: each player can only see some parts of the enemy's war base on preparation day, all bases still fully visible on battle day.
- Revealing spells: spells that can reveal enemy trap locations before battle in a jump spell size area. Costs 100 Dark Elixir, 2 per war maximum.
- A new button "Ready" for each clan leader, in case both click on it during the preparation day, war day starts immediately.
- If defending player is watching live, can control Clan Castle troops and defenses a limited amount.
- Add a League Chat area.
- Award resource bonuses for successful defense in addition to successful attack.
- Alter matchmaking to FIRST attempt to match within your League, then proceed outside if necessary.
- Track attacks/defenses lost.
- Ability to search certain player name.
- An On or Off Pic (signify if the player is online or offline)
- New Profile Picture
Defensive Structure Related
- Add a defense that's called a wall platform they are placed on walls and you can place an Archer or Wizard on them depending on their level
- Add Hidden Tesla trigger radius circle (green perhaps).
- Leave attack range circle on upgrading Defensive Buildings - to better plan when it's ready.
- Modify ammo to include variables: ex: every 5th Cannon shot is a freeze ball, or 7th Archer Tower projectile is a fire arrow, Wizard Towers alternate different Spells. Different shots carry different attributes, whether slow, fire damage, extra damage to certain troops, etc.
- Allow Hidden Tesla to absorb some/all Lightning Spell damage if revealed.
- Ability to load current X-Bow with dark elixir for extra bonus of some sort.
- Stack defensive structures - ATs over Walls, Hidden Teslas on top of Barracks (truly hidden), etc.
- Upgrade to 2-story Walls that Hog Riders/Jump Spell (and flying troops) can't penetrate.
- Ability to camouflage/purchase camouflage - (make AT appear as a barracks until within range).
- Display both X-Bow range circles at once for planning - different color on inactive one.
- Use gems to make a defensive structure more powerful during defenses (e.g. a Cannon doubling its dps).
- Lower the cost of upgrading walls.
- Add option for a mortar to have no blind spot, but any shots fired within 4 tiles of the mortar will damage the mortar itself as well
- New defenses
Other Buildings Related
- Prison, use cage to capture up to fifty housing spaces of troops that can be used for future raids.
- Add a blacksmith to build weapons and armor for troops (see description below).
- Button that collects all resources for you, instead of having to click on each Gold Mine, Elixir Collector, and Dark Elixir Drill.
- Mode that allow you to see your base as an attacker would, for example traps and teslas would be hidden, perimeter would be shown.
- Upgrade Builder's Huts (we've ruled out multiple builders) but level 2 huts for a 5% time decrease.
- Troop Armor Building. Research upgrades to troop armors/attack/speed, etc.
- Queue upgrades/builds.
- Add info about available loot % / how looting works to storage info screen.
- Show total training time left above Barracks.
- Wizard Laboratory to create/upgrade Wizard projectiles/spells.
- Modify Clan Castle - toggle defend/not defend (like heroes).
- Add a second Laboratory and Spell Factory.
- Increase Town Hall resource storage incrementally by level, perhaps 1/2/3/4/5/10/20/30/40/50k?
- Dark Spell Factory for defensive spells - build with Dark Elixir.
- Spell Cannon: Load with Spells like Healing Spells and Rage Spells to help your Clan Castle Troops or Lightning Spells to damage then opponent.
- Customize troop builds: to order, permanent production, saved queues, etc.
- Ability to rearrange Barracks queued troops (ex: click/hold slide troop icon first in queue to the middle).
- Show total Elixir costs of troops sitting in Army Camps.
- When heroes get defeated, they drop packages of Dark Elixir similar to tombstone process.
- Hero gear: collect/equip boots/gloves/armor/helm/belt/weapon(s) items like many other games.
- Modify Healers to include healing air troops.
- Troop carrier (Trojan horse-like) it moves on its own until damaged, then troops pop out.
- Ability to select order Clan Castle troops deploy (Slide/rearrange icons in CC info screen for sequence?).
- Requests for all troop types to have a related hero.
- Pre-packaged troop clusters: similar to Clan Castle deployment, but you can load like 50 troop count in 4 different clusters to deploy on offense all at once.
- Newtroop that targets support buildings (non defenses or resource buildings).
- 5x or 10x button in troop training screens for faster queuing.
- Way to toggle hero guard/sleep while they're injured (button disappears) to set action after healed.
- Upgrade Barbarian King to be able to throw his sword and hit air troops and the sword comes back to him like a boomerang
- Troops still alive after a raid go back to your army camps.
- Ability to steal gems from a gem box (up to 15 or so) when attacking a village with one present
New Troops Type Requests
Cannon, Catapult, Ballista, Trebuchet, Battering Ram, Minesweeper, Pirate Ship.
Hydra, Ogre, Serpent, Assassin, Sorcerer, Berserk, Dark Night Hawk, Sorcerer, Sorceress, Cyclops, Rogue, Knight, Elf, Dead Skeleton, War Elephant, Giant Spider, Wraith, Baby Dragon, Phoenix, Cavalry, Falcon, Priest, Ninja, Blimp, Marksman, Samurai, Gargoyle, Gryphon, Demon, Ghost, Horse-Mounted Barbarian/Archer/Goblin, Serpent, Slimer, Dark Elf, Ice/Frost Giant, Minotaur, Centaur, Pegasus, Zombie, Dark Wizard(Death), Gunner, Jet Bomber Pilot, Skydiver, Mystery Morpher, Dragon Warrior, A troop that targets the defense that is hitting it, a troop that goes directly after the Town Hall, Spearman (Or Woman),Geomancer,Thunder Mage,Paladin,Cannon Team,Gryphon Rider,Spell-Stealer,Shield Bearer,
- General - Can focus attackers to a specific building.
- Wolf Rider - Archer on Wolf, attacks until Wolf perishes, then Archer continues.
- Paratrooper - Deployed from above, can land anywhere and continue fighting.
- Air-based resource-targeting unit.
- Ghost which can only be identified by Clan Castle reinforcement troops.
- Rager which is unit similar to Healer but gives effect of a Rage Spell to units rather than Healing Spell.
- Pegasus - shoots a magical gust that damages buildings in 1 straight line.
- Assassin - likes to attack defending troops (heroes and troops from Clan Castle) and tower with troops .
- Knight - when being damaged by a defense or troop, it will target it.
- Teleporter - Troops that come inside it can be teleported to any part in a base.
- Mole - digs underground and finds traps.
- Geomancer - slows down enemy troops and defences
- Paladin - Has an aura that does minor healing to nearby troops.
- Spell-Stealer - Takes a Spell's effects and puts it on himself.
- Thunder Mage - casts chain lightning.
- Cannon Team - long range siege weaponry.
- Shield Bearer - Shield absorbs damage.
- Bonus/award if attacker skips your village - partial payment to you on match fee.
- Revenge list indicate online/Shield on or currently attackable without having to click each person's button.
- Auto request Clan Castle troops in clan if you win a defense (Shield, still attackable).
- On Offensive Battle Summary include resource cost of troops/spell used.
- No default troop selected upon entering battle - avoid accidental battle starts.
- Ability to assign 5 or so of your own troops to defend Town Hall, same AI as Clan Castle, smaller radius.
- Remove/Reduce Town Hall loot penalty on revenges - will make original attacker pick more wisely.
- Make use of the water with ships/water-related attacking/defending/units. This is done in several similar games including boom beach and battle beach.
- Keep replays through maintenance - increase from 4 to 6 or at least since last log-in.
- Ability to transfer a revenge to a clan member.
- Add a small chance to "Steal/Win/Replace" spells on an attack victory (suggest 3-star only).
- Ability to transfer a revenge to a public hitlist.
- Ability to hide certain attacks in battle log.
- Back button in matchmaking for accidental "Next" clicks - Perhaps cost double fee to return.
- Bonus for x wins in a row: Loot, bonuses, troop modifiers, offensive or defensive advantages, other random perks.
- 1 gem every battle when you get 100% this starts at gold 2 league.
- Possible 'overdrive' effect when in danger, all defense weapons are in sort of a rage mode.
- Include opponents' TH level in battle log.
- Better matchmaking.
- Increase Battle time to 4 minutes
- Decrease find match cost on all town hall levels
- Deactivate spell selection after casting to avoid multiple miscasts, make user reselect if wanted.
- Add Defensive spells - placed just like other defenses/traps- 1x1 with varying radii.
- Add a 1-2 second spell casting cool-down to prevent unwanted multiple miscasts.
- Make the spell colors/graphics more unique, wrong selection during battle due to similarities.
- When upgrading spells, include increased range, duration, etc. not just primary stat.
- Control over production order: 5 spell spots, don't combine, allow: 1 light, 1 rage, 1 light, 1 heal, 1 light etc.
- Click/Hold spells when deploying to display radius/range circle to move around - release to deploy.
- Ability to queue spells similar to barracks - next one produces, just doesn't get stored until room.
Defensive spell ideas (if implemented)
slow, confuse, rage (for CC troops), rage (for defenses), def lightning, heal (for buildings or CC troops), Mirror/reflect damage back on attacker.
- Add a new trap that must be bought with Dark Elixir.
- Upgrade traps to be usable more than once per defense.
- Add a seeking/moving ground based trap similar to the air mines/bombs.
- Disguise Traps as random building/obstacle/decoration.
- Convert tombstones to small traps/bombs - click on them, choose collect elixir or convert.
- Include damage, range, other pertinent info within the "I"/Info button in shop or even on item after bought.
- Spring traps "launch" 15 spaces of troops OR stun for 2–3 seconds up to 30 spaces for Heroes/Golem/P.E.K.K.A.
- Cage (provides captive troops to help with other battles)
- If you pay some money to the builders, they can rig their builders huts to explode.
Other trap ideas
Moat, Lightning Rod, Lighting Trap, Tar Pits, Pitfall, Hole Trap, Poison Shrubs, Wildfire, Rock Wall, Decorations (Dogs/Animals) That Attack Enemies, Ability To Add Poison Ivy To Walls, Sticky Trap, Vine Trap, Stun, Taser, Vortex, Freeze/Permafrost, Tremor/Earthquake, Lantern, Fire, Weaken, Confuse
- Hero trap: this traps heroes and if heroes get trapped then the trapper can haggle for a good amount of resources but no more than 25% of each
Graphical Interface Related
- Weather like a thunderstorm or snow it can be turned off but its just to make the game look good.😄
- Ability to turn on all def building radius circles at once to check coverage.
- Add a way to export battle replays to photo roll or YouTube natively.
- Add clan rank to Clan Info Screen - Quicker to reference than scrolling to end of top 200 list.
- Show loot/trophies which were available on battle logs in addition to what was earned.
- Ability to turn on white buffer lines without moving building/decoration.
- Upgrade menu listing all things upgradable
- Swap buildings - drop one on the other, pop-up or double tap to swap if same size
- Add gem use confirmation on all functions.
- Clicking on the "+" next to Builder icon/graphic brings up screen showing all builds/times/etc.
- Allow the iOS Device battery indicator icon to be displayed while in-game.
- When visiting villages via the battle log, have a "back to log" button besides just a back home button.
- Add the Attacks/Defenses Won stat (from Leagues) to clan view.
- Leave clan/global chat pane available while visiting clan/global villages.
- Enable double tapping - ex: Barracks=train screen, CC=request troops, spell fact=create spells.
- Add counter when all builders are busy to indicate when first one will be free.
- Add how many additional barracks queue spaces gained in the Upgrade to level x? barracks screen.
- Add a setting to disable village animations to improve performance on older devices.
- Add a red ! on Upgrade tile if prerequisites are not met in addition to showing it inside the upgrade view.
- Add a popup URGING all users to link to Game Center (similar to the recent IAP pop-up).
- Add comma or space at thousands space in ALL places: Upgrade buttons, spell/troop buttons, shop, etc.
- Modify Att/Def Won stat to include losses as well, example: Attacks: 38/12 Defenses: 3/12.
- Show loot available/won, trophies available/won, troops used & battle summary in shared replays.
- Update troop avatar pictures to correspond with level of troops (upgraded pics to match gameplay).
- When revenge used - defense log includes original attack results (resources/trophies/%/stars).
- Botany Research - Ups spawn rate of obstacles and/or increase in chance/# of gems when removing.
- Additional leaderboards based on TH level.
- Add ability to play background music while in game natively.
- Log gem usage/gains in gamecenter (or in-game) so users can look to see where they went..
- Add push notification for Clan Castle full.
- Change music setting from on/off to allow multiple volume settings, i.e. low/medium/high or slider bar.
- Add a small gem reward at each level up, or even every 5 or 10.
- Add custom sound notifications for Clash push notifications.
- Add an un-mute option for accidental muting - or have a list showing all muted to pick certain unmutes.
- An offline mode.
- Some Dark Elixir is stored in Town Hall.
- Add a new design to the village.
- More goblin fort levels/another campaign. Also goblins should take back their bases at random and buildings should upgrade(More loot as well), like resource bases in Boom Beach.
Ruled out or implemented
Supercell's Developers have related that these ideas are "Ruled Out", please do not start threads asking for them; they will just be locked.
- Donating (or trading) resources or gems to (with) other players.
- An exchange building to convert between elixir, gold, dark elixir, or gems.
- Assigning multiple builders to one build/upgrade.
- Ability to change village name.
- Resetting or restarting a specific village.
- Allow the player to choose troops from the army camp that can defend the village.
- More Spells
- More Heroes
- New 'tower' (light tower, confusion tower, wind tower)
- TH 11
These ideas have not been ruled out by Supercell, but are NOT scheduled to be worked on at this time:
- More leadership roles/tiers.
- New types of Battle (siege, spell warfare, war) click here for more info
- Dueling Arena/Challenge Battles/Simulator/Sandbox.
- Increase clan size to 100.
- Customizable clan flag/symbol.
- More automation/control over troop builds (build to order/unlimited production for example).
- Increase replay duration beyond last 4 - at least since last log-in, perhaps last 2 days.
- Mercenary Troops - Troops payed for with Gold.
Ideas from users that have been implemented:
- Notification for Healed Hero
- Notification for Spell Factory Ready
- The Lava Hound.
- Level 6 Dark Barracks.
- Level 7 Barbarian.
- Level 7 Archer.
- Dismiss troops option.
- Archer Tower Level 13
- The Witch troop.
- Hero abilities.
- Multiple-Target Inferno Tower.
- Attack and Defense replays.
- Alert for when Army Camps are full.
- Army Camp troops surviving attacks to your village.
- Message displaying when someone leaves/is kicked from clan.
- Trophy limits on clan applications.
- Gem usage confirmation.
- Small shields after maintenance and disconnects.
- Many of the combat balances are due to user input.
- Matchmaking queue.
- Army Camp storage managed as a whole instead of per Army Camp.
- Barracks queue information.
- Clan Search.
- Clan Wars.
- Global chat moderation.
- Trophies to be lost in match screen.
- Broader range of trophies available to be won per match.
- Troop donation statistics.
- Custom troop reinforcement requests.
- Sharing replays.
- Show highest trophies ever obtained (and perhaps highest overall rank)
- Android version --Supercell released Clash Of Clans on Android in October.
- Ambush/Foxhole trap - hidden storage for very few (1-3?) Army Camp spaces of owner's troops for defense -- essentially the Skeleton Trap.
- Add a pause button to the replays.
- Make surrender button smaller / move out of game play area - too many accidents.
- Ability to hot link a village for clan to view, search not always possible - implemented clan hashtag.
- Change shared replay button in clan chat to different color - too similar to donate button.
See Version History for full details of what was released when.
Commonly Suggested Ideas
These are not confirmed at all to be worked on but they are some of the most commonly suggested Ideas out on the forums, dear supercell, and sneak peaks forums.
- New Types of Warfare
- Defensive Spells
- New Dark Troop
- More Heroes
- New 'tower' (light tower, confusion tower, wind tower)
- Flare (to get troops to go to a specified area)
- TH 11
- Another Storage
- Daily gem bonus
- Long range troop
- Mini Games
- Custom Queues/ saved queues for Barracks, Spell Factory
- Clan Leagues
- An option on the Mortar that will split the shots (like the inferno tower).
- Collect all button.