Cards:

Guards

3
Guards
Three ruthless bone brothers with shields. Knock off their shields and all that's left are three ruthless bone brothers.

Seen in 2% of the last 50 competitive decks.

About 16.39% of Clash Royale players have obtained this card.

Most Commonly Countered with:

5
Minion Horde
Rarity: Common
Type: Troop
Six fast, unarmored flying attackers. Three's a crowd, six is a horde!
Seen in 32% of the last 50 competitive decks.
5
Minion Horde
8%
2
Fire Spirits
Rarity: Common
Type: Troop
These three Fire Spirits are on a kamikaze mission to give you a warm hug. It'd be adorable if they weren't on fire.
Seen in 2% of the last 50 competitive decks.
2
Fire Spirits
8%
3
Bomber
Rarity: Common
Type: Troop
Small, lightly protected skeleton that throws bombs. Deals damage that can wipe out a swarm of enemies.
Seen in 4% of the last 50 competitive decks.
3
Bomber
8%
4
Valkyrie
Rarity: Rare
Type: Troop
Tough melee fighter, deals area damage around her. Swarm or horde, no problem! She can take them all out with a few spins.
Seen in 20% of the last 50 competitive decks.
4
Valkyrie
7%
3
Minions
Rarity: Common
Type: Troop
Three fast, unarmored flying attackers. Roses are red, minions are blue, they can fly, and will crush you!
Seen in 40% of the last 50 competitive decks.
3
Minions
7%
5
Barbarians
Rarity: Common
Type: Troop
A horde of melee attackers with mean mustaches and even meaner tempers.
Seen in 24% of the last 50 competitive decks.
5
Barbarians
5%
5
Wizard
Rarity: Rare
Type: Troop
The most awesome man to ever set foot in the arena, the Wizard will blow you away with his handsomeness... and/or fireballs.
Seen in 2% of the last 50 competitive decks.
5
Wizard
5%
4
Dark Prince
Rarity: Epic
Type: Troop
Dealing area damage with each swing and double after charging. The Dark Prince is a formidable fighter. To harm his squishy core, break his shield first.
Seen in 6% of the last 50 competitive decks.
4
Dark Prince
5%
5
Witch
Rarity: Epic
Type: Troop
Summons skeletons, shoots destructo beams, has glowing pink eyes that unfortunately don't shoot lasers.
Seen in 4% of the last 50 competitive decks.
5
Witch
4%
3
Ice Wizard
Rarity: Legendary
Type: Troop
This chill caster hails from the far North. He shoots ice shards at enemies, slowing down their movement and attack speed.
Seen in 12% of the last 50 competitive decks.
3
Ice Wizard
4%

Most Commonly Used to Counter:

6
Sparky
Rarity: Legendary
Type: Troop
Sparky has a heavy-handed approach to life: Obliterate everything in sight.
Seen in 2% of the last 50 competitive decks.
6
Sparky
8%
4
Dark Prince
Rarity: Epic
Type: Troop
Dealing area damage with each swing and double after charging. The Dark Prince is a formidable fighter. To harm his squishy core, break his shield first.
Seen in 6% of the last 50 competitive decks.
4
Dark Prince
7%
5
Wizard
Rarity: Rare
Type: Troop
The most awesome man to ever set foot in the arena, the Wizard will blow you away with his handsomeness... and/or fireballs.
Seen in 2% of the last 50 competitive decks.
5
Wizard
7%
7
P.E.K.K.A.
Rarity: Epic
Type: Troop
A heavily armored, slow melee fighter. Swings from the hip but packs a huge punch.
Seen in 4% of the last 50 competitive decks.
7
P.E.K.K.A.
6%
5
Prince
Rarity: Epic
Type: Troop
Don't let the little pony fool you. Once the Prince gets a running start, you WILL be trampled. Does 2x damage once he gets charging.
Seen in 8% of the last 50 competitive decks.
5
Prince
5%
6
Royal Giant
Rarity: Common
Type: Troop
Sighting his massive cannon at enemy buildings, the Royal Giant comes in the like a a wrecking ball.
Seen in 10% of the last 50 competitive decks.
6
Royal Giant
4%
5
Giant
Rarity: Rare
Type: Troop
Slow but durable, only attacks buildings. A real one-man wrecking crew!
Seen in 16% of the last 50 competitive decks.
5
Giant
4%
4
Hog Rider
Rarity: Rare
Type: Troop
Fast melee troop that targets buildings and can jump over the river. He followed the echoing call of "Hog Riderrrrr" all the way through the arena doors.
Seen in 56% of the last 50 competitive decks.
4
Hog Rider
4%
3
Cannon
Rarity: Common
Type: Building
Defensive building. Shoots cannonballs with deadly effect, but cannot target flying troops.
Seen in 50% of the last 50 competitive decks.
3
Cannon
4%
4
Fireball
Rarity: Rare
Type: Spell
Annnnnd... Fireball. Incinerates a small area, dealing high damage. Reduced damage to Crown Towers.
Seen in 18% of the last 50 competitive decks.
4
Fireball
4%

Card Usage

Patch Updates affecting Guards

patch release date description
Jun 21, 2016 - 8 months ago Removing the pushback will allow the ruthless bone brothers to get in a couple of extra jabs, and hopefully compete for a spot in your Battle Deck.
May 18, 2016 - 9 months ago Low use rates across the board. The ruthless bone brothers could do with some more hitpoints and damage to make them truly ruthless.
May 3, 2016 - 9 months ago Introduced to the game.