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Miner Skeleton Barrel Deck for Arena 12

A 3.0 Miner Skele Barrel Deck for high trophy ladder matches by a professional Clash Royale player from SandStorm, Kirito.
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Miner Skeleton Barrel Deck for Arena 12
bandit.png guards.png icegolem-card.png inferno-dragon.png
miner.png poison.png skeleton_barrel.png zap.png


Category Evaluation
Offense Fast 3.0 Miner Cycle deck.
You can tank your Skeleton Barrel with either the Miner or the Bandit.
Surround your push with the Poison to eliminate cheap swarms and deal chip damage.
Defense You have Guards as your main defense unit.
You can also use the Ice Golem as a lure and a tank.
The Inferno Dragon is there to melt high HP units.
Watch Out For Executioner
Splash units
Tested Working in Arena 12 and Leagues - Last Balance Update after Posting: December 11, 2017


Offensive Cards:

These are the cards you use for offensive pushes or offensive attacks:

miner.png bandit.png skeleton_barrel.png poison.png
  • Note - Main offense of this deck is either to tank with the Miner or Bandit and support it with the Skeleton Barrel. You can then place the Poison around your push for added DMG.

Win Conditions:

These cards can let you win the game or beat a tower when ignored by the enemy:

miner.png bandit.png skeleton_barrel.png


You use the spell for attacking, defending, or countering:

poison.png zap.png
  • Note - Poison to protect your push. Zap is for aerial and ground swarms.


Defensive Cards:

These are the cards you use for defending or supporting your pushes:

guards.png icegolem-card.png inferno-dragon.png skeleton_barrel.png

Anti- Air:

These are the cards against flying units:

icegolem-card.png inferno-dragon.png

Elixir Collector Counter:

These are the cards you can use against the Elixir Collector:

poison.png miner.png

Three Musketeers Response:

The Three Musketeers can beat towers when left alone. Here's what you should use:

poison.png guards.png skeleton_barrel.png

Note - This deck doesn't have a direct counter against the 3M. Alternatively, you can use the Poison with the Guards and/or the Skeleton Barrel.



These are the cards that are normally played together:

Miner Skele Barrel
miner.png skeleton_barrel.png poison.png
Bandit Skele Barrel
bandit.png skeleton_barrel.png poison.png
icegolem-card.png guards.png inferno-dragon.png

Card Counter Sheet:

Your Cards Best Against Can Be Countered By
bandit.png Single Target Units
Crown Towers
Ground Swarms
Aerial Swarms
guards.png Single Target Units
Tower Locking Units
The Log
icegolem-card.png P.E.K.K.A
Minion Horde
Crown Towers
Ground Swarms
Aerial Swarms
inferno-dragon.png Giant
Royal Giant
Hog Rider
Mega Knight
Tanky Units
Electro Wizard
Aerial Swarms
miner.png Crown Towers
Elixir Collector
Ground Swarms
Aerial Swarms
poison.png Ground Swarms
Aerial Swarms
skeleton_barrel.png Crown Towers
Single Target Units
Ranged Splashers
zap.png Sparky
Inferno Dragon
Inferno Tower
Ground Swarms
Aerial Swarms


CWA' features Kiritos deck from Sandstorm who is a professional ladder player in Clash Royale. As of the posting of the video, he currently ranks 5th worldwide.

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