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Price: Free
Ads: Yes
In App Purchases: Yes

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Temporal Dark PatternsTemporal Dark Patterns

This game has 182 reported Temporal Dark Patterns. There are 352 votes indicating the absense of a dark pattern.

-0.29

64 votes
Advertisements -
64 / 0 votes
Forced to watch ads or given rewards for watching ads.

118 votes
Infinite Treadmill -
118 / 0 votes
Impossible to win or complete the game.

66 votes
Playing by Appointment -
0 / 66 votes
Being forced to play according to the game's schedule instead of yours.

65 votes
Daily Rewards -
0 / 65 votes
Encourages return visits every day and punishes you for missing a day.

115 votes
Can't Pause or Save -
0 / 115 votes
The game does not allow you to stop playing whenever you want.

106 votes
Wait To Play -
0 / 106 votes
In-game timers that make you arbitrarily wait for something.

Monetary Dark PatternsMonetary Dark Patterns

This game has 73 reported Monetary Dark Patterns. There are 637 votes indicating the absense of a dark pattern.

3.29

73 votes
Pay to Skip -
73 / 0 votes
Spend money to avoid waiting for a timer to expire.

114 votes
Premium Currency -
0 / 114 votes
Exchange rate between real money and in-game currency disguises the real price of items.

64 votes
Pay to Win -
0 / 64 votes
A player can spend real money to purchase something that gives them an advantage in the game.

67 votes
Artificial Scarcity -
0 / 67 votes
Limited time offers with unnecessary urgency.

95 votes
Recurring Fee -
0 / 95 votes
Encourages players to play as much as possible to get their money's worth.

86 votes
Gambling / Loot Boxes -
0 / 86 votes
Spending real money to play a game of chance for a reward.

82 votes
Power Creep -
0 / 82 votes
A permanently purchased item in the game becomes less valuable over time.

67 votes
Pay Wall -
0 / 67 votes
The game becomes impossible to continue playing without payment.

62 votes
Waste Aversion -
0 / 62 votes
Capped inventory forces you to destroy items or upgrade inventory. Also, having small amounts of left over premium currency.

Social Dark PatternsSocial Dark Patterns

This game has 63 reported Social Dark Patterns. There are 467 votes indicating the absense of a dark pattern.

3.02

63 votes
Competition -
63 / 0 votes
The game makes you compete against other players.

62 votes
Social Pyramid Scheme -
0 / 62 votes
You get a bonus for inviting your friends and then they have to invite their friends.

63 votes
Social Obligation / Guilds -
0 / 63 votes
To avoid letting down your friends, you are obligated to play when you don't want to.

83 votes
Friend Spam / Impersonation -
0 / 83 votes
The game sends spam to your contact list or social media account.

95 votes
Reciprocity -
0 / 95 votes
Feeling obligated to return a favor, share resources, trade an item, etc.

64 votes
Encourages Anti-Social Behavior -
0 / 64 votes
The game incentivizes players to lie, cheat, or backstab other players to get ahead.

100 votes
Fear of Missing Out -
0 / 100 votes
If you stop playing you'll miss out on something or be left behind and unable to catch up.

Psychological Dark PatternsPsychological Dark Patterns

This game has 0 reported Psychological Dark Patterns. There are 363 votes indicating the absense of a dark pattern.

5

105 votes
Invested / Endowed Value -
0 / 105 votes
Having already spent time and money to improve your status in the game, it's difficult to throw it away.

99 votes
Badges / Endowed Progress -
0 / 99 votes
Reluctancy to abandon a partially completed goal, even one forced upon the player.

92 votes
Complete the Collection -
0 / 92 votes
The urge to collect all the items, achievements or secrets in a game.

67 votes
Optimism and Frequency Biases -
0 / 67 votes
Overestimating the frequency of something because we’ve seen it recently or memorably.

App Store Ratings

iOS:  (4.50) with 230,844 votes.
Google Play:  (4.27) with 204,525 votes.



Recent Dark Pattern Reviews

Advertisements reported on Aug 23, 2019
There are ads in the game that you have to watch to keep playing.
Pay to Skip reported on Aug 23, 2019
You can pay to have no ads, which means you have to wait less between games.


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Screenshot Reach to the end of the water slide, try to be the first. Bump other players during the race and have fun playing this colorful and sunny water slide game.