In clash royale, cards use to deploy the troops so you can do battle with your opponent. There are almost 99 cards and the types of cards are troops, champions spells, and buildings.

Types of Cards

There are also 5 card rarities: Common (Grey or Pale Blue), Rare (Orange), Epic (Purple), Legendary (Rainbow Gradient), and Champion (Bright Yellow).

Cards TypesDifferent LevelsRange
Common14 Different levels Level 1 to Level 14
Rare12 Different levels Level 3 to Level 14
Epic9 Different levels Level 6 to Level 14
Legendary6 Different levels Level 9 to Level 14
Champion4 Different levels Level 11 to Level 14






Classification of Cards in Clash Royale

The clash royale decks can be classified in multiple terms, which are: spells, defensive building, spawners, tank, mini tank, splash troops, air troops, air targeting troops, multi-unit cards, cycling cards, melee troops, ranged troops, building targeting troops, troops with a special attribute, troops with death effect.

Below is a detailed description of the classification of clash royale cards.


There is different kind of spells which are: Damage Dealing Spells, Non-damage dealing spells.

  • Damage Dealing Spells: This kind of spell give some damage to troops. The spells include Lightning, Rocket, Zap, Poison.
  • Non-damage dealing spells: This kind of speels doesn’t damage, but they provide special effects. The spells include Rage, Freeze, Mirror, Clone, Heal.

Defensive Building

Defensive building helps you to defend against troops and attack them. Some defensive buildings directly attack troops, and some buildings do damage to the tower.


This kind of card spawns troops. Spawners cards help you in the end when you put many spawner builders who produce troops. It is more effective in the end game.


Tank troops have a high hit point which must have 2000+ HP. Tank troops can be used as a shield to protect some troops. After tank troops, you can put wizards, witches, and many more.

Mini Tank

Mini tank troops are the same troops as tank troops but with a low hit point.

Splash Troop

This kind of card gives splash damage to troops. It is more effective when troops have very low hitpoints like a skeleton, goblin, and many more.

Air Troops

Air troops are those cards that can fly. It is more effective when the opponent has ground troops that cannot attack air troops.

Air Targeting Troops

Some ground troops can attack air troops to defend against air troops. These include Archers, Musketeer, Baby Dragon, Witch, Spear Goblins, Minions, Minion Horde, Inferno Dragon, Fire Spirits, Wizard, Ice Wizard, Three Musketeer, Mega Minion, Princess, Electro Wizard, Ice Spirit, Bats, Night Witch, Goblin Gang, Dart Goblin, Executioner.

Cycling Cards

Cycling card has very low cost, from 1 to 2 elixir. These include Goblins, Spear Goblins, Skeletons, Fire Spirits, Ice Spirit, Bats.

Melee Troops

This kind of troop attacks other troops which are close. These include Knight, Prince, Goblins, Valkyrie, Skeletons, Minions, Giant Skeleton, Barbarians, Minion Horde, P.E.K.K.A., Miner, Elite Barbarians, Mega Minion, Guards, Dark Prince, Bats, Lumberjack, Night Witch, Goblin Gang

Ranged Troops

This kind of troop attacks from a long distance. These include Archers, Musketeer, Baby Dragon, Witch, Spear Goblins, Inferno Dragon, Fire Spirits, Wizard, Ice Wizard, Sparky, Royal Giant, Three Musketeers, Princess, Electro Wizard, Ice Spirit, Bowler, Goblin Gang, Dart Goblin, Executioner

Building Targeting Troops

These kinds of troops target buildings. This card has a very high hit point because it can survive until it reaches the builder. These include Giant, Balloon, Lava Hound, Battle Ram, Golem, Royal Giant, Royal hog, Hog.

Troops with Special Attribute

Some troops have a special effect that helps us win a match, and the special attributes are charge, dash, slowdown, stun, pushback, spawning, and shield, etc. These include Prince, Witch, Inferno Dragon, Ice Wizard, Battle Ram, Miner, Guards, Dark Prince, Electro Wizard, Bowler, Night Witch, Bandit.

Troops with Death Effect

These troops have death effects after troops get destroyed. These include Giant Skeleton, Balloon, Lava Hound, Battle Ram, Golem, Ice Golem, Lumberjack, Night Witch, Skelly Barrel, Giant Skeleton.

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