Build and customize your arsenal of deadly towers, ammunition, and power-ups until other players start stealing your deck ideas. Did someone say other players? We've got WHOLE TOURNAMENTS full of people for you to dominate over. Stacks upon stacks of people. Like a tower of meat and bones.

We've spent the last few years spinning the TD genre into something so wild and dangerous, we’re not even sure if the world is ready for it. But hey, it’s your game now, you tell us — we’re in it for the long haul.

A word of warning, though:
This game is hardcore. If you’re into tickling digital kittens, stick to playing The Tribez (Get good vibes — play The Tribez!©).
This game will make you miss your stop during your daily commute!
This game will make you cry tears of joy in unexpected places.

The Survival Arena focuses on these key factors: it’s not about hiring the best troops or winning PvP battles, it’s about prevailing against all odds! Build mighty towers, upgrade them, and try to hold off hordes of incoming enemies!
You know that feeling when it seems like Friday, but it's actually Thursday? Survival Arena is kind of like that. It’s so addicting that when you finally put down the game, you'll realize you’re 93 years old with 20 grandchildren. And it'll have all been worth it.

▪ Non-stop explosive TD action!
▪ One handed, on-the-go gameplay. Play with one hand, shake the president’s hand with the other.
▪ Play against other players in dozens of tournaments.
▪ Assemble a unique arsenal mix fit just for your style of play.
▪ Race against time against an onslaught of enemies to win against all odds
▪ Choose YOUR strategy, there are many like it, but this one’s yours.
▪ Full livestream support — this game was made to be watched by millions.
▪ Most important of all — survive!

High in the raging cyclone of thunder and endless gales, a huge flying Arena Ship makes its way across the endless ocean below. The Arena is legendary and surrounded with myths and superstitions. They say it's run by a Captain long lost to madness. A man who has pirated and plundered more than all other captains combined. To have some fun with all the treasures in his late years, he decided to throw the biggest challenge across the floating isles — The Survival Arena Tournament.

Any Captain brave enough can venture into the eye of the storm, and if fortune turns its favorable side, they will find the arena. Thousands have tried to beat the challenges and survive, but none could beat the records. It’s time for a new challenger to accept the challenge of the Arena and to become the Grand Champion.

Survive if you dare.

VIP auto-renewable subscription info:
Survival Arena now comes with the option to buy a VIP Subscription. VIP is a weekly subscription service that gives you a free VIP Chest every day, helping you stand out from the crowd with a unique badge, while also removing ads!
VIP Subscription costs 0.99 USD/week (or local equivalent).
A 7-day trial of VIP Subscription is available. Any unused portion of a free trial period will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription.
The payment will be charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase and the subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period. Your account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period, at the subscription price option you have previously selected.
You can manage your subscription and turn off auto-renewal by going to your Account Settings after purchase. There is also a button in-game that takes you to these settings. If you cancel after your subscription has been activated, you won't be refunded for the remaining active period of the subscription.

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What's New

Version 3.0.2

Clan Update 3.0.2 is here – introducing your new clan home, and spotting a new powerful enemy.

CLAN ISLAND added – your clan's new base of operations! See all clan members in real-time, chat with them, and complete CLAN TASKS which give your clan exclusive bonuses! Everything here is powered by a massive Clan Extractor - that gives all clan members daily free Skyshards. Come get 'em! We're super excited to finally show it to you all - come check it out!

CLAN TASKS with awesome rewards! Donate unique currency – Emeralds – for each task, and reap the benefits! Prizes ranging from clan insignia customization to cheaper card level-ups, and even UNIQUE CARDS – awaiting your unlock! Get more clan members by completing the appropriate task, and watch your clan grow!

UNIQUE NEW CARDS for completing clan tasks:
- Grenade Launcher tower with its explosive ammunition, so you can dominate an Arena in style! It launches a barrage of grenades that your enemies sure won't be happy about!
- Void Worm ammo that appeared out of another universe entirely. All we know is that it's got a big jaw with sharp teeth – and it's not afraid to use it! Chomping any enemies – all you need to do is point. It will do the rest;
- Arthon hero – the most crabbiest crab to have ever existed! Big and slow, it has a powerful attack and a unique skill – it summons a whole bunch of small baby crabs, that look cute but are super deadly!

Unlock these cards by completing the relevant task, and earn those top places! This is just a small peek of what awaits your clan – come see all other tasks and complete them together with your clanmates.

NEW ENEMY: LIZARDS ready to join the fray! Ever waiting below the surface and plotting their assault, now is the time – get ready to use everything you've got! Participate in special tournaments against new enemies on beautiful new underground maps, and win prizes! Watch out, though – they're a vicious opponent that will stop at nothing to destroy your Extractor (and Towers, and everything else).

Make sure to join our official Survival Arena community on Facebook so you don't miss out on latest info:

Ratings and Reviews

4.3 out of 5

28.2K Ratings

28.2K Ratings

More info about new update


Ok so the only way to get a chest is either placing 1st through 3rd in any event, or you can open the 2 free generic chests that contain a few cards, or buy them with shards. Prior to the new update, up to rank 20 used to get at least the bronze chest.

The gold coins used to allow you to pay shards to level up, now only come in chests or you can buy 50 for 4.99 US. These used to be a drop from beating the big bosses in each event.

But they did give about a 30 sky shard buff to all the ranks in each event! This doesn't help because you still need cards to upgrade. The option to upgrade via sky shards alone requires an insane amount of shards. Honestly you need to tweek your exponential growth equation as well as the initial value for just upgrading without using cards.

From a monetary standpoint you have painted your customer base in a corner of the kitchen and then set the house on fire! If you want to make money you have to give and take. I provided evidence that shows you took away all our grinding opportunities to upgrade our characters for free (save the 2 free small chests every 3-6 hours), and also made it insanely difficult to bypass the lottery system that is opening chests, so that we can upgrade the towers we need to defeat those fast and op mini bosses now.

Whoever thought up, and whoever motioned to have that thought implemented needs to be fired ASAP!!!!

Developer Response

Hey there Raja!

Various chests you get from tournaments, free chests and task also drop hero tokens! Mini-bosses who run fast also have smaller health pool than slow ones to make them easier to kill too. We've recently buffed some perks to help you out killing them and each upgrade of perks now give more damage bonuses!

This use to be my favorite game


This use to be my favorite game, I still do play it everyday, but it has unfortunately the most recent update turned it into a ‘pay to win game’. To upgrade your towers you need to get exp points for your towers(from chests) and when you have reached the exp limit you can use skyshards(in game currently) to upgrade the tower. You use to be able to get a good amount of skyshards from just playing the game, but now you get almost none unless you place in the top 3 of a tourney. The only other way to get skyshards is to pay( a lot of money) To upgrade your hero it takes hero coins and if I wanted to upgrade my hero just one level it would cost me $30. It’s ridiculous. Also, there are ‘mega weekend’ tournaments every weekend. You use to be able to watch an ad to get more entries to them but now you can only pay money to enter them. They really ruined the game, it’s very disappointing.

Developer Response

Hey Cheese!

Initial change was so players don't just play tournament once without trying or anything and get prizes for that! We however rolled back the and increased it to top 25 places getting chests with some shards instead of it being top 4 as we saw that wasn't working it out!

Thanks for the feedback as it our player thoughts on the game is one of things that helps us make the game better and more enjoyable for everyone!

App crashing whenever you try sudden death


Just downloaded the game today. Finished the tutorial and played one sudden death game. I enjoyed it so I wanted to play again but when I I tried to the app crashed in the loading screen almost immediately. This happened the next 4 time I tried. For an app with a 4star rating this is unacceptable.

I came here and the majority of the reviews are 1-2 stars. Not sure how they have an almost 5 star rating. They have +20,000 review which feels astronomical for a game less publicized and more popular apps and games. Am I accusing the developers of inflated/fake reviews? Am I also blowing off steam because I can't play their game because it is currently broken?

Yes. Yes I am.

Please fix.

EDIT: I figured out the cause of the constant crashing. There is a specific ad/promotion that whenever it is shown after attempting to launch any PVE mode will cause it to crash. Which means you're playing ad-roulette anytime you want to play a PVE mode. Considering this is the most commonly shown ad there is about a 10-20% chance you won't get that ad. All you can do is hope and pray.

This is ridiculous, and completely unacceptable for a game to have such an obvious bug and not have it fixed already. Games should work 100% of the time.

0 out of 5 stars don't recommend until they fix the problem.

Developer Response

Hello Unicorn_Shade!

Could you send us your nickname and we'll look into it ASAP! Make sure to mention as much information as possible including what device you are playing on:

Thank you!

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Game Insight UAB
169.1 MB
Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese, Turkish
Age Rating
Rated 9+ for the following:
Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
© Game Insight, 2018
In-App Purchases
  1. Bag of Skyshards $9.99
  2. Skyshard Nugget $2.99
  3. Pirate's Plunder $4.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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