Tag Archives: War Strategy

TH8 Update: Thwarting Chaos

In a recent podcast I considered collecting data in order to determine how frequently TH8 squads three star all opposing TH8s in clan wars. I have decided against pursuing the study because, frankly, it’s not worth the work. Besides, we don’t need the study to tell us that sometimes your TH8 squad will be able […]

COC Mythbuster: TH8s Are Easy Threes

UPDATE: Boaz responds via podcast.  It’s time for TH8s to be given the respect they deserve. The catalyst for today’s topic comes courtesy of my friend, Boaz, Leader of The True Sons. While discussing a TH8 vs TH8 war, he said, “…every th8 is easy to 3.” That was the final straw. “Every” is a […]

COC Star Maximization

When clan House of EL began no obligation “practice wars”, they were hoping to learn new strategies. Improved results came sooner than expected–immediately, in fact. Their practice war record is better than their regular war record. What could explain this? Let’s take a closer look at the math of clan wars. MINI-WAR Assume we could […]

Crazy Valkyries Math

Today I shall briefly explain the math behind a contrarian Clash of Clans war tactic dubbed, “Crazy Valkyries“. The strategy is akin to a football team risking to go for it on fourth down in lieu of punting.