MARVEL SNAP

-1.97
Slightly Bad
Price: Free
Ads: Unknown
In App Purchases: Yes

iOS App Store

Temporal Dark PatternsTemporal Dark Patterns

This game has 56 reported Temporal Dark Patterns. There are 35 votes indicating the absence of a dark pattern.

-2.16

13 votes
1 votes
Daily Rewards -
13 / 1 votes
Encourages return visits every day and punishes you for missing a day.

12 votes
2 votes
Grinding -
12 / 2 votes
Being required to perform repetitive and tedious tasks to advance.

11 votes
2 votes
Infinite Treadmill -
11 / 2 votes
Impossible to win or complete the game.

8 votes
4 votes
Can't Pause or Save -
8 / 4 votes
The game does not allow you to stop playing whenever you want.

5 votes
6 votes
Playing by Appointment -
5 / 6 votes
Being forced to play according to the game's schedule instead of yours.

7 votes
7 votes
Wait To Play -
7 / 7 votes
In-game timers that make you arbitrarily wait for something.

13 votes
Advertisements -
0 / 13 votes
Forced to watch ads or given rewards for watching ads.

Monetary Dark PatternsMonetary Dark Patterns

This game has 80 reported Monetary Dark Patterns. There are 59 votes indicating the absence of a dark pattern.

-1.85

14 votes
Premium Currency -
14 / 0 votes
Exchange rate between real money and in-game currency disguises the real price of items.

10 votes
1 votes
Pay to Win -
10 / 1 votes
A player can spend real money to purchase something that gives them an advantage in the game.

12 votes
1 votes
Artificial Scarcity -
12 / 1 votes
Limited time offers with unnecessary urgency.

10 votes
3 votes
Gambling / Loot Boxes -
10 / 3 votes
Spending real money to play a game of chance for a reward.

9 votes
4 votes
Power Creep -
9 / 4 votes
A permanently purchased item in the game becomes less valuable over time.

7 votes
4 votes
Anchoring Tricks -
7 / 4 votes
Placing a cheap item next to an expensive item to make it look more affordable.

7 votes
7 votes
Pay to Skip -
7 / 7 votes
Spend money to avoid waiting for a timer to expire.

7 votes
6 votes
Recurring Fee -
7 / 6 votes
Encourages players to play as much as possible to get their money's worth.

3 votes
9 votes
Accidental Purchases -
3 / 9 votes
Making it easy to accidentally spend money with no confirmation or ability to undo or refund the action.

1 votes
12 votes
Pay Wall -
1 / 12 votes
The game becomes impossible to continue playing without payment.

12 votes
Waste Aversion -
0 / 12 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 28 reported Social Dark Patterns. There are 53 votes indicating the absence of a dark pattern.

-0.18

12 votes
1 votes
Fear of Missing Out -
12 / 1 votes
If you stop playing you'll miss out on something or be left behind and unable to catch up.

11 votes
1 votes
Competition -
11 / 1 votes
The game makes you compete against other players.

3 votes
9 votes
Encourages Anti-Social Behavior -
3 / 9 votes
The game incentivizes players to lie, cheat, or backstab other players to get ahead.

1 votes
10 votes
Social Pyramid Scheme -
1 / 10 votes
You get a bonus for inviting your friends and then they have to invite their friends.

1 votes
10 votes
Social Obligation / Guilds -
1 / 10 votes
To avoid letting down your friends, you are obligated to play when you don't want to.

11 votes
Friend Spam / Impersonation -
0 / 11 votes
The game sends spam to your contact list or social media account.

11 votes
Reciprocity -
0 / 11 votes
Feeling obligated to return a favor, share resources, trade an item, etc.

Psychological Dark PatternsPsychological Dark Patterns

This game has 59 reported Psychological Dark Patterns. There are 34 votes indicating the absence of a dark pattern.

-2.29

13 votes
1 votes
Complete the Collection -
13 / 1 votes
The urge to collect all the items, achievements or secrets in a game.

12 votes
2 votes
Variable Rewards -
12 / 2 votes
Unpredictable or random rewards are more addictive than a predictable schedule.

11 votes
3 votes
Invested / Endowed Value -
11 / 3 votes
Having already spent time and money to improve your status in the game, it's difficult to throw it away.

8 votes
6 votes
Aesthetic Manipulations -
8 / 6 votes
Trick questions or toying with emotions or our subconscious desires.

6 votes
7 votes
Badges / Endowed Progress -
6 / 7 votes
Reluctancy to abandon a partially completed goal, even one forced upon the player.

5 votes
7 votes
Illusion of Control -
5 / 7 votes
The game cheats or hides information to make you think you're better than you actually are.

4 votes
8 votes
Optimism and Frequency Biases -
4 / 8 votes
Overestimating the frequency of something because we’ve seen it recently or memorably.

App Store Ratings

iOS:  (0.00) with 0 votes.



Recent Dark Pattern Reviews

Premium Currency reported on Feb 20, 2024
have to pay £10 a month to get more stuff each season
Artificial Scarcity reported on Feb 20, 2024
for variants
Wait To Play reported on Feb 20, 2024
have to wait for timers to run out if i want to get rewards for playing certain cards (credits, gold, and season pass XP).
Variable Rewards reported on Feb 20, 2024
daily missions for playing certain cards (playing 4 cost cards) for doing certain actions (destroying cards)
Complete the Collection reported on Feb 20, 2024
they have art galories for specific varaints that allow you to collect exclusion variants or currency if you collect all of them.
Infinite Treadmill reported on Feb 20, 2024
takes longer to get anything the more you play
Daily Rewards reported on Feb 20, 2024
if i want to get 50 credits every day, i have to login every day to get it. i also need to wait for missions to reload to get more gold, credits, and season pass XP.
Pay to Skip reported on Feb 20, 2024
pay gold (which can be bought with money) to get more missions or pay to get better cards or varaiants
Gambling / Loot Boxes reported on Feb 20, 2024
cache boxes gove you random stuff every 12 levels
Grinding reported on Feb 20, 2024
have to play to get more boosters to upgrade my card if i want to get better cards or variants.


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Screenshot Assemble your MARVEL dream team from a super roster of your favorite heroes and villains—then make your move. MARVEL SNAP is fast-paced, adrenaline-pumping, strategic card battler that puts you in control of it all.

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COLLECT AND UPGRADE YOUR MARVEL FAVORITES
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