Temporal Dark PatternsTemporal Dark Patterns

This game has 417 reported Temporal Dark Patterns. There are 313 votes indicating the absence of a dark pattern.


126 votes
2 votes
Playing by Appointment -
126 / 2 votes
Being forced to play according to the game's schedule instead of yours.

128 votes
Daily Rewards -
128 / 0 votes
Encourages return visits every day and punishes you for missing a day.

75 votes
1 votes
Infinite Treadmill -
75 / 1 votes
Impossible to win or complete the game.

84 votes
Wait To Play -
84 / 0 votes
In-game timers that make you arbitrarily wait for something.

3 votes
115 votes
Grinding -
3 / 115 votes
Being required to perform repetitive and tedious tasks to advance.

1 votes
88 votes
Can't Pause or Save -
1 / 88 votes
The game does not allow you to stop playing whenever you want.

107 votes
Advertisements -
0 / 107 votes
Forced to watch ads or given rewards for watching ads.

Monetary Dark PatternsMonetary Dark Patterns

This game has 453 reported Monetary Dark Patterns. There are 372 votes indicating the absence of a dark pattern.


77 votes
Premium Currency -
77 / 0 votes
Exchange rate between real money and in-game currency disguises the real price of items.

128 votes
1 votes
Artificial Scarcity -
128 / 1 votes
Limited time offers with unnecessary urgency.

3 votes
Pay to Skip -
3 / 0 votes
Spend money to avoid waiting for a timer to expire.

126 votes
Gambling / Loot Boxes -
126 / 0 votes
Spending real money to play a game of chance for a reward.

3 votes
Power Creep -
3 / 0 votes
A permanently purchased item in the game becomes less valuable over time.

110 votes
1 votes
Anchoring Tricks -
110 / 1 votes
Placing a cheap item next to an expensive item to make it look more affordable.

2 votes
1 votes
Pay to Win -
2 / 1 votes
A player can spend real money to purchase something that gives them an advantage in the game.

1 votes
2 votes
Waste Aversion -
1 / 2 votes
Capped inventory forces you to destroy items or upgrade inventory. Also, having small amounts of left over premium currency.

3 votes
117 votes
Recurring Fee -
3 / 117 votes
Encourages players to play as much as possible to get their money's worth.

125 votes
Accidental Purchases -
0 / 125 votes
Making it easy to accidentally spend money with no confirmation or ability to undo or refund the action.

125 votes
Pay Wall -
0 / 125 votes
The game becomes impossible to continue playing without payment.

Social Dark PatternsSocial Dark Patterns

This game has 209 reported Social Dark Patterns. There are 470 votes indicating the absence of a dark pattern.


100 votes
2 votes
Fear of Missing Out -
100 / 2 votes
If you stop playing you'll miss out on something or be left behind and unable to catch up.

109 votes
1 votes
Competition -
109 / 1 votes
The game makes you compete against other players.

123 votes
Social Pyramid Scheme -
0 / 123 votes
You get a bonus for inviting your friends and then they have to invite their friends.

3 votes
Social Obligation / Guilds -
0 / 3 votes
To avoid letting down your friends, you are obligated to play when you don't want to.

95 votes
Friend Spam / Impersonation -
0 / 95 votes
The game sends spam to your contact list or social media account.

119 votes
Reciprocity -
0 / 119 votes
Feeling obligated to return a favor, share resources, trade an item, etc.

127 votes
Encourages Anti-Social Behavior -
0 / 127 votes
The game incentivizes players to lie, cheat, or backstab other players to get ahead.

Psychological Dark PatternsPsychological Dark Patterns

This game has 506 reported Psychological Dark Patterns. There are 116 votes indicating the absence of a dark pattern.


76 votes
1 votes
Invested / Endowed Value -
76 / 1 votes
Having already spent time and money to improve your status in the game, it's difficult to throw it away.

3 votes
Badges / Endowed Progress -
3 / 0 votes
Reluctancy to abandon a partially completed goal, even one forced upon the player.

109 votes
1 votes
Complete the Collection -
109 / 1 votes
The urge to collect all the items, achievements or secrets in a game.

124 votes
3 votes
Illusion of Control -
124 / 3 votes
The game cheats or hides information to make you think you're better than you actually are.

103 votes
1 votes
Variable Rewards -
103 / 1 votes
Unpredictable or random rewards are more addictive than a predictable schedule.

91 votes
3 votes
Aesthetic Manipulations -
91 / 3 votes
Trick questions or toying with emotions or our subconscious desires.

107 votes
Optimism and Frequency Biases -
0 / 107 votes
Overestimating the frequency of something because we’ve seen it recently or memorably.

App Store Ratings

iOS:  (4.50) with 33,319 votes.
Google Play:  (4.18) with 759,901 votes.

Recent Dark Pattern Reviews

Daily Rewards reported on Jan 17, 2023
its a daily reward if you enjoy the game you probably play the game daily anyways
Grinding reported on Jan 17, 2023
there is some grinding to get some characters. there is also grining to level up some of the links for a character but it not mandatory to play the game
Wait To Play reported on Jan 17, 2023
the game does have a stamina feature. when ever you level up in the it now fully refreshes and give over the limit if you can hold it all. a lot better than it was a couple of years ago.
Pay to Skip reported on Jan 17, 2023
you can but they added items that do replenish energy
Recurring Fee reported on Jan 17, 2023
it gives the premium currency at better prices that get payed out daily for the month
Power Creep reported on Jan 17, 2023
characters in the game are never completely useless its just that some of the stages are getting harder over time.
Badges / Endowed Progress reported on Jan 17, 2023
there are banners for completeing the harder events in the game. they have no benefit to the player
Competition reported on Jan 17, 2023
competing in the way of completing a stage faster than another person or in a certain event completing the stage more than others but there is no benefit in doing this

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