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Arena 3 (Barbarian Bowl)
Trophy Count 800 - 1,099 Trophies, Demotion to Arena 2 at 750 Trophies
Card Unlocks: Barbarians, Barbarian Hut, Cannon, Rage, Rocket, X-Bow
Rewards 9 Victory Gold, x17Cards (Golden Chests), x34 Cards (Crown Chests), x51 Cards (Magical Chests), x136 (Giant Chests), x306 (Super Magical Chests)

Clash Royale Arena 3 Overview:

The Barbarian Bowl is where players can get the Barbarians, the most used defense troops there is in the game. It is also the home of Spawner decks since both the Goblin Hut and Barbarian Hut can already be unlocked.

Players in this arena should learn now how to do counters and even counter push. Since Barbarians can be unlocked here, they might even try a counter deck.


Cards Unlocked in Arena 3:

Barbarians Barbarian Hut Cannon
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Rage Rocket X-Bow
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New Arena 3 Deck(s) Addition:

New Witch Deck for Arena 3 - 5
Wreck with this classic duo!

Arena 3 Decks:

Listed in this page are deck strategies for Clash Royale's Arena 3:

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fill_750_468_2016-03-16-06-30-53-maxresdefault.jpg The Best Clash Royale Deck to reach Arena 3 - 7!
Once you reached Arena 3, you go up to higher arenas, get beaten and be demoted. You will basically go around Arena 3 to 7, until you get the hang of it and eventually get into Arena 8. There are a lot of strategies you can use, and it's all listed in this article. These strategies include the swarm deck, tank push deck, X-Bow heavy deck, huts deck, Goblin overload deck, Balloon Freeze Strategy, Hog Rider + Price deck, Air and ground splasher deck, P.E.K.K.A's deck and many more.
2016-03-18-06-35-03-1935611_986600371411595_4749804303255696531_n.0.0.jpg Arena 3 Battle Deck Strategy Tips & Review
Arena 3 or the Barbarian Hut is where all kinds of players meet. The beginners that are finally familiarized with the game and the experts that gets beaten consecutive times. So it is tough surviving the Arena 3. Here, you can unlock the Barbarians, Barbarian Hut, Rage, X-Bow, Cannon and Rocket. In this article, you can get some tips and strategies that are effective for handling players around the Barbarian Bowl.

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Arena 3 Spawner Decks:

2016-05-26-02-42-37-3-4.JPG Clash Royale Arena 3 Goblin Hut Deck To Overwhelm Opponents with Numbers
If you are interested in balancing defense and offense, you must love the Spear Goblins and even love the Goblin Hut more than any card. Aside from using the typical push strategy with the Giant, Witch, Spear Goblins, Goblins and Minions, this strategy pays attention to defense with the Cannon, Tombstone and the Goblin Hut. These full-on defense game-play will eventually be a good low-key offense play.
2016-05-26-03-50-31-3-10.JPG Arena 3 Barbarian Hut Deck to Easily Push Trophies and Overwhelm Opponents
Barabarian Hut and Mini P.E.K.K.A are the main source of offense in this strategy. While for defense, we have the Spear Goblins and Tomsbtone. Counter cards you may use for most of the cards are the Bomber and Fireball. Archers and Knight are for supporting whether in defense or offense.
2016-05-27-00-20-36-33-6.JPG Barbarian Deck for Pushing in Clash Royale's Arena 3
Barbarians are known to be used as a counter to almost all cards since they come in 4 and have a decent HP that can take more than a single shot before they die down. Of course it needs support, and in this strategy that is the Goblins. Spear Goblins and huts.

Arena 3 Counter Decks:

2016-05-26-02-43-38-3-8.JPG Anti Spawner Deck to Obliterate Huts in Arena 3
This strategy is all about defense, every card included is a possible defense from enemy troops. You may not win 3 crowns, it's possible to win one without risking your towers. Arrows, Fireball, Valkyrie and Bomb Tower are all defense against multiple-unit troops. Spear Goblins, Goblins, Mini P.E.K.K.A and Barbarians are all defense from medium to large troops.
2016-05-27-00-18-23-33-1.JPG Your Opponent Will Not Expect This Counter Deck in Arena 3
The line of play of this deck is to counter the popular decks. Countering attacks can be somehow a defense at first but will eventually be an offense in the latter part of the battle. Arrows, Bomber and Baby Dragon are used to counter low HP group troops like the Skeleton Army and the Minion Horde. The Giant Skeleton is for pushing with the support of the Musketeer, Mini P.E.K.K.A and the Spear Goblins. while the Barbarians is used as a counter to most cards.
2016-05-27-00-20-59-33-7.JPG This Arena 3 Valkyrie Deck Can Defeat Spawns and Skeletons Efficiently!
Another anti-spawn decks is this deck that is lead by the Valkyrie. It is helpful in Arena 3 since there are a lot of players that spawns and uses a lot of huts. But the usual tank and support offense line will still be present with the Giant, Witch, Musketeer and Spear Goblins.
2016-05-27-00-19-39-33-4.JPG Try This Arena 3 and 4 Skeleton Army Deck to Counter High-HP Enemies
When you find yourself getting irritated by losing from Prince or Giant Skeletons or any High HP troops, this Skeleton Army is the answer to that. The Skeleton Army is great for swarming since they come in 20 units and they are fast. Swarming can be both offense and defense depending on the situation.
2016-05-27-00-19-13-33-2.JPG This Bomb Tower Deck Helps Pushing Against Huts and Spawns in Arena 3
This Bomber deck is great against huts and spawn deck and all its variations. The main troop to counter multiple-unit troops is the Bomb Tower, Arrows, Baby Dragon and the Valkyrie. To push attack, the Giant is the answer but it needs support from the Goblins, Musketeer and Barbarians.

Arena 3 Giant Decks:

2016-03-16-06-36-05-P72eq8X.jpg Clash Royale's Giant Deck Strategy to Push for Trophies in Arena 3!
The Giant is famous as a very effective tank since he can still stand after big damage blows. In this deck strategy, the Giant covers the Musketeer and the Barbarians as they push offense against towers. While the Spear Goblins and Baby Dragon serves as back-up to the offense troops.

The Defense play cards are the Fireball, Arrows, and the Valkyrie. Apparently this team is as effective as it can be in Arena 3.

2016-05-26-02-43-24-3-7.JPG This Slowpush Deck Lets You Win Crowns as an F2P Player!
Just like most deck strategies used in Arena 3, this strategy relies on using the more familiar cards. It will be an advantage that you know your cards well, in terms of their proper use in situations in the battle. Baby Dragon and Giant are your air and ground tanks, that will cover for your pushing troops which are the Musketeer and the Prince. You will have to support them with the Barbarians, Arrows, Skeletons and Spear Goblins.
2016-05-27-00-21-25-33-9.JPG What to do if stuck in Clash Royale's Arena 3
This article gives a lot of tips for players that are stuck in Arena 3, from selected Deck strategies as suggestions for having variety when battling. It also has videos that we collated to help you get a different perspective of playing.
2016-05-26-02-18-57-3-1.JPG The Arena 1 Deck that will push you until Arena 4!
You can push your trophies in Arena 3 to get to Arena 4 using cards you already have from Arena 1 and 2. Since you are going to use familiar cards (Fireball, Arrows, Baby Dragon, Musketeer, Goblins, Skeleton Army, Archers and Giant), maximizing elixir use will come easy and you already know when each card is best to use as a counter.
2016-05-27-00-22-04-33-11.JPG A Clash Royale Arena 3 Deck to Reach Arena 4 Quickly!
In this strategy, we go for a major push with the Giant, Prince and the mini P.E.K.K.A. Supported by a line of defense that every player is familiar of; these are the Musketeer, Spear Goblins, and Archers. It is important to balance the offense and defense so you are sure of your towers safety while scoring yours.
2016-05-27-00-21-12-33-8.JPG The Musketeer + Giant Deck to Push in Arena 3
Musketeer + Giant is an effective combination for pushing offense since the Giant tanks very well and the Musketeer deals a pretty decent damage. The rest of the deck like the Spear Goblins, Bomb Tower, Archers and Tombstone, are the back-up support and defense as well.

Arena 3 Giant Skeleton Decks:

2016-05-26-02-19-11-3-2.JPG Giant Skeleton Deck Strategy for Arena 2 and 3
The main strategy here is to utilize the use of the Gian Skeleton as the main tank and supporting it with low-cost troops like the Skeletons, Spear Goblins, Arrows and Bomber. Musketeer, Knight and the Baby Dragon will be used as a second line of offense, which are behind the Giant Skeleton.
2016-05-26-02-42-55-3-5.JPG Giant Skelebarrel Strategy for a massive trophy push in Arena 3!
The Giant SkeleBarrel strategy is a pretty mischievous one and it will drive you mad when used against you. It's a witty combination to use the Giant Skeleton as a tank to go straight to a tower and just when the enemy thinks he got your tank, you unleash the Goblin Barrel onto the tower. You can use this combo whenever possible, plus you got a pretty good defense since you have low-cost support troops (Arrows, Minions, Barbarians, Skeletons, Archers and Spear Goblins). The defense can be built up faster than your enemy's.

Arena 3 Baby Dragon Decks:

2016-05-26-02-19-23-3-3.JPG Arena 3 Deck That Pushed This Redditor To Arena 7!
This deck strategy is composed of Arena 1 cards. When players are in Arena 3, it s assumed that their Arena 1 cards (Fireball, Musketeer, Arrows, Goblins, Prince, Valkyrie and Baby Dragon) are already upgrade to higher levels. If not this strategy recommends you to request these cards from your troop, and it will be easy since these are cards you usually get from chests. The only Arena 3 Troop here is the Barbarians card, it is very useful in any situations since it is a major counter card from almost any cards.
2016-05-26-03-50-43-3-11.JPG Efficient Baby Dragon Deck for Pushing Trophies in Arena 3
In this strategy, the main cards to use is the Baby Dragon which shall be protected by fronting the Musketeer and Giant when pushing. The Fireball and Arrows are the cards that will help prevent troops in the opposite lane. For defense will be the Knight backed up by the Archers and Spear Goblins. It is a great deck to use and can be versatile as it can have variations that include other cards.
2016-05-27-00-22-19-33-12.JPG Pushing Baby Dragon Deck for Arena 3
The Baby Dragon is especially strong against multiple-unit troops and ground troops and buildings. And since it has high HP, it can take more than one hit for it to be destroyed. That means it can be alive longer and attack more troops as possible. This strategy emphasizes how the Baby Dragon can be a lot more than it is known for.

Other Arena 3 Notable Decks:

fill_750_468_2016-04-15-08-43-06-balloon_giant_arena_2.jpg Clash Royale’s Balloon Deck Strategy for Arena 2 to 4!
In this strategy, the Giant and Baby Dragon are used to take on enemy attacks so that the other troops, Bomber, Fireball, Goblin Hut, Musketter and Arrows, can provide proper defense attack and clear a lane to give way to the Balloon. The Balloon will have to go straight to a tower without sacrificing its HP and then latching onto a tower until it gets destroyed.
2016-05-26-02-43-10-3-6.JPG Skeletons Deck that can surprise opponents in Arena 3
Disguising yourself as an ultimate newbie in the beginning of the game may bring you just enough time to blast a full attack. Your enemy will probably be using his cards improperly, this strategy recommends you take advantage of their mistakes. With the use of the Skeletons that seem weak but helps in fast cycling your deck, and other support troops (Spear Goblins, Bomber, Arrows, and Barbarians). Main damaging troops will be your Giant, Musketeer and the Prince.
2016-05-26-03-50-15-3-9.JPG Frustrate Players with this Defensive Arena 3 Tesla Deck
The Tesla is known as the ultimate defense card since it has a wider AoE from all the other cards. Also it protects itself by hiding underground when no troops are in its Area. In this strategy, the Giant is the main offense and the rest of the cards are for support and defense. We have the Barbarians and Fireball for counterpushing. While Minions, Arrows and Spear Goblins are defenses against enemy troops. And the Goblin Hut as both defense and low-key back-up.
2016-05-26-03-51-26-3-12.JPG This Archer Deck for Arena 3 is perfect against over-committing opponents
Archers are mostly used as aback-up to higher HP troops, but this deck strategy takes support seriously. Here, the deck is built to slow down the pace and taking advantage of enemy's inaccuracy. Main squad to be deployed is the Archer behind the Giant, Baby Dragon and Spear Goblins. While for defending your towers, the Tombstone, Arrows, Bomber and Minions are the way to go.
2016-05-26-03-51-39-3-13.JPG Quickly Destroy Crown Towers with this Arena 3 Rage Deck
Rage can be of most help when pushing for enemy crowns. Since the Prince and Mini P.E.K.K.A deals a lot of damage, it is best to boost with Rage. The 1-elixir Skeletons is used to help cycle the deck faster and to trigger enemy to do wrong moves. While the Witch, Minions, Musketeer, and Spear Goblins will be used as defense from enemy troops that targets your towers.
2016-05-27-00-19-26-33-3.JPG This Balanced Witch Deck Can Help You Push Trophies in Arena 3 and 4
We all know that the Witch deploys skeletons and attacks both air and ground troops herself. This ability of hers can lead a deck into balancing offense and defense. The Witch lead the defense and can be a support offense troop together with the Musketeer and Bomber. Arrows, Spear Goblins and Bomb Tower are in the Defense line. While the Giant pushes for offense and supported by a sneaky offense by the Minions.
2016-05-27-00-19-54-33-5.JPG Air Attack Deck for Pushing in Clash Royale's Arena 3 - 4
Most decks that go directly after towers have high HP ground troops, and this deck suggest to keep safe from them by using a lot of air troops. Air troops are flying so they won't be risking their HPs from high damaging troops. And the good thing about air troops like the minions and Baby Dragon is that they attack ground troops well.
2016-05-27-00-21-46-33-10.JPG Clash Royale’s Balloon Deck Strategy for Arena 2 to 4!
The Balloon is a dreadful one when it clutches onto a tower, it can take it down alone. But for assurance, this strategy uses the tank to lure the tower into focusing on him while the Balloon gets to the tower without HP reduction. Support is also provided by Bomber, Baby Dragon and Musketeer.
Last modified: 25,04,2017
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