Darkness Rises

-3.37
Bad
Price: Free
Ads: Yes
In App Purchases: Yes

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Temporal Dark PatternsTemporal Dark Patterns

This game has 6 reported Temporal Dark Patterns. There are 1 votes indicating the absense of a dark pattern.

-3.98

1 votes
Playing by Appointment -
1 / 0 votes
Being forced to play according to the game's schedule instead of yours.

1 votes
Daily Rewards -
1 / 0 votes
Encourages return visits every day and punishes you for missing a day.

1 votes
Grinding -
1 / 0 votes
Being required to perform repetitive and tedious tasks to advance.

1 votes
Infinite Treadmill -
1 / 0 votes
Impossible to win or complete the game.

1 votes
Can't Pause or Save -
1 / 0 votes
The game does not allow you to stop playing whenever you want.

1 votes
Wait To Play -
1 / 0 votes
In-game timers that make you arbitrarily wait for something.

1 votes
Advertisements -
0 / 1 votes
Forced to watch ads or given rewards for watching ads.

Monetary Dark PatternsMonetary Dark Patterns

This game has 8 reported Monetary Dark Patterns. There are 3 votes indicating the absense of a dark pattern.

-3.05

1 votes
Premium Currency -
1 / 0 votes
Exchange rate between real money and in-game currency disguises the real price of items.

1 votes
Pay to Win -
1 / 0 votes
A player can spend real money to purchase something that gives them an advantage in the game.

1 votes
Artificial Scarcity -
1 / 0 votes
Limited time offers with unnecessary urgency.

1 votes
Pay to Skip -
1 / 0 votes
Spend money to avoid waiting for a timer to expire.

1 votes
Gambling / Loot Boxes -
1 / 0 votes
Spending real money to play a game of chance for a reward.

1 votes
Power Creep -
1 / 0 votes
A permanently purchased item in the game becomes less valuable over time.

1 votes
Waste Aversion -
1 / 0 votes
Capped inventory forces you to destroy items or upgrade inventory. Also, having small amounts of left over premium currency.

1 votes
Anchoring Tricks -
1 / 0 votes
Placing a cheap item next to an expensive item to make it look more affordable.

1 votes
Accidental Purchases -
0 / 1 votes
Making it easy to accidentally spend money with no confirmation or ability to undo or refund the action.

1 votes
Recurring Fee -
0 / 1 votes
Encourages players to play as much as possible to get their money's worth.

1 votes
Pay Wall -
0 / 1 votes
The game becomes impossible to continue playing without payment.

Social Dark PatternsSocial Dark Patterns

This game has 4 reported Social Dark Patterns. There are 3 votes indicating the absense of a dark pattern.

-1.94

1 votes
Social Obligation / Guilds -
1 / 0 votes
To avoid letting down your friends, you are obligated to play when you don't want to.

1 votes
Encourages Anti-Social Behavior -
1 / 0 votes
The game incentivizes players to lie, cheat, or backstab other players to get ahead.

1 votes
Fear of Missing Out -
1 / 0 votes
If you stop playing you'll miss out on something or be left behind and unable to catch up.

1 votes
Competition -
1 / 0 votes
The game makes you compete against other players.

1 votes
Social Pyramid Scheme -
0 / 1 votes
You get a bonus for inviting your friends and then they have to invite their friends.

1 votes
Friend Spam / Impersonation -
0 / 1 votes
The game sends spam to your contact list or social media account.

1 votes
Reciprocity -
0 / 1 votes
Feeling obligated to return a favor, share resources, trade an item, etc.

Psychological Dark PatternsPsychological Dark Patterns

This game has 6 reported Psychological Dark Patterns. There are 1 votes indicating the absense of a dark pattern.

-3.98

1 votes
Invested / Endowed Value -
1 / 0 votes
Having already spent time and money to improve your status in the game, it's difficult to throw it away.

1 votes
Badges / Endowed Progress -
1 / 0 votes
Reluctancy to abandon a partially completed goal, even one forced upon the player.

1 votes
Complete the Collection -
1 / 0 votes
The urge to collect all the items, achievements or secrets in a game.

1 votes
Illusion of Control -
1 / 0 votes
The game cheats or hides information to make you think you're better than you actually are.

1 votes
Variable Rewards -
1 / 0 votes
Unpredictable or random rewards are more addictive than a predictable schedule.

1 votes
Aesthetic Manipulations -
1 / 0 votes
Trick questions or toying with emotions or our subconscious desires.

1 votes
Optimism and Frequency Biases -
0 / 1 votes
Overestimating the frequency of something because we’ve seen it recently or memorably.

App Store Ratings

Google Play:  (4.63) with 1,065,674 votes.



Recent Dark Pattern Reviews

Playing by Appointment reported on Jun 11, 2022
Guild PvP, Guild Conquest and Brawl are a few modes which are available only at certain times of day. Guild Conquest in particular forces you to register at reset time in order to enlist for a castle due to the fact that only 5 slots are available. And this mode rewards only the guild who destroys all the opponents' castles in the shortest time.
Daily Rewards reported on Jun 11, 2022
You get monthly rewards and at the end of the month you can get a random piece of Legendary gear.
Grinding reported on Jun 11, 2022
You have to play 7 characters and perform daily tasks on all of them in order to get as many rewards as possible,
Infinite Treadmill reported on Jun 11, 2022
The game never ends and often has major updates every 6 months.
Pay to Win reported on Jun 11, 2022
The newest pets are available only through purchases.
Social Obligation / Guilds reported on Jun 11, 2022
Most guilds kick players that have been inactive for a certain amount of days. Some of them also have strict requirements such as completing X amount of quests per week, getting a minimum of X points for guild PvP or having to participate at certain hours to play Bakura with guildmates.
Invested / Endowed Value reported on Jun 11, 2022
The game forces you to build all 7 characters in order to get the most rewards. This makes it very difficult to start over with a new account or in another server because you have to rebuild them from scratch.
Artificial Scarcity reported on Jun 11, 2022
The Powerful Login is a 60-days event which forces you to login for 60 days in order to get choice Legendary gear or other items which help you advance your character. You can miss it only for 10 days or you have to pay gems to catch up.
Can't Pause or Save reported on Jun 11, 2022
You cannot pause during certain modes such as Guild Raid or Immortal Raid. PvP is also giving you a penalty if you leave the game during a match, even when you disconnect or crash.
Wait To Play reported on Jun 11, 2022
You have a limited amount of tickets for pve, co-op and pvp content and once you finish them you have to wait until reset time.


Report a Dark Pattern

Screenshot Darkness Rises is a revolutionary Action RPG that blends gorgeous graphics, innovative gameplay, and intense boss battles, all within the palm of your hands.

Darkness spreads across the land, bringing with it a horde of ferocious demons ready to breach our gates. An epic fantasy RPG awaits - the path will be grueling, but you must persevere and descend into hell itself to destroy this evil before it ravages our world.

Legendary heroes are at your beck and call, from the earth-shattering Berserker to the magic-wielding Wizard. Character customization lets you choose from a number of classes that fits your playstyle and design your character as you see fit.

Hack and slash through fearsome monsters with a flurry of powerful skills. Enter the PvP arena and unleash your might against other players. This Epic roleplaying games pits you against demons and worse can you rise to the challenge?

Conquer the darkness before it conquers you. Download now.

Key Features:

ADVENTURE RPG
Hack and slash your way through demons and hordes of monsters
Single player RPG mode lets you face the demonic horde on your own
Explore the various levels of dark dungeons

EPIC BOSS FIGHTS
This Roleplaying games with challenging boss battles that will put your skills to the test
PvE battles grow more intense as you venture deeper into the abyss

BEST RPG EXPERIENCE
Enjoy epic visuals that will truly immerse you into the world of Darkness Rises
Fantasy RPG gameplay mechanics - use the Soul Link ability to seize control of monsters and turn your enemies against themselves
Take legendary heroes on dungeon raids - gather your allies to explore menacing dungeons and discover rare loot
Join a guild and form a party of warriors

CHARACTER CUSTOMIZATION
The Character creator lets you build your character from the ground up
Warrior, Wizard, Assassin or Berserker choose your class and descend into darkness

Level up in this adventure RPG and face the forces of darkness with your party. Download Darkness Rises today for a free RPG experience like no other!


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