Spy Ninja Network - Chad & Vy

4.28
Healthy
Price: Free
Ads: Yes
In App Purchases: Yes

iOS App Store
Google Play App Store

Temporal Dark PatternsTemporal Dark Patterns

This game has 0 reported Temporal Dark Patterns. There are 7 votes indicating the absense of a dark pattern.

5

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Monetary Dark PatternsMonetary Dark Patterns

This game has 0 reported Monetary Dark Patterns. There are 11 votes indicating the absense of a dark pattern.

5

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Social Dark PatternsSocial Dark Patterns

This game has 1 reported Social Dark Patterns. There are 7 votes indicating the absense of a dark pattern.

3.33

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

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.

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

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

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

Psychological Dark PatternsPsychological Dark Patterns

This game has 0 reported Psychological Dark Patterns. There are 7 votes indicating the absense of a dark pattern.

5

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

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

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

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

1 votes
Aesthetic Manipulations -
0 / 1 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

iOS:  (5.00) with 13,046 votes.
Google Play:  (4.84) with 37,223 votes.



Recent Dark Pattern Reviews

Social Obligation / Guilds reported on Aug 28, 2019
The youtube channel that tells children to download this game, does so under the guise that it will help them defeat a group of evil hackers that want to destroy youtube; when in reality said group is fictional and the show is fictional, but the children do not know this and play the app to try and help them


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Screenshot HEY SPY NINJAS, CHAD & VY NEED YOUR HELP! Join the SPY NINJA NETWORK to help Chad Wild Clay & Vy Qwaint defeat Project Zorgo! Use Spy Ninja tools to climb the ranks, collect Ninja Gadgets to battle in Operation X, and see if you’re among the best Spy Ninjas in the worldwide network. Get clues from Chad & Vy about Project Zorgo, and receive special intel through the app!

[ USE SPY NINJA TOOLS ]
The more you play, the more you help the fight against Project Zorgo!

> HACK PROJECT ZORGO: Build circuits that lead into Project Zorgo’s computers and together, we can access their secret information!
> DESTROY THE VIRUS: Project Zorgo is trying to stop us, blast their viruses off our network!
> MIND SHIELD: Shield your mind against Project Zorgo! Train your mind by memorizing the sequence.
> GADGET MASTER: Find Spy Ninja Gadgets needed to defeat Project Zorgo!
> HACKER MASK SMASH: Smash as many Hacker Masks as you can! Help Chad & Vy hack into Project Zorgo Members' Hacker Masks!

More tools will be released as Chad & Vy gear up against the Hacker!

[ OPERATION X HAS BEGUN - NINJA GADGET BATTLE! ]
Collect Ninja Gadgets and BATTLE in Operation X! Choose from the Katana, Nunchucks, Sai, Staff and more, and see how far you can get. The further you go, the more you help Chad & Vy upgrade their Ninja Gadgets on YouTube!

[ CLUES & INTEL FROM CHAD & VY ]
Chad & Vy will be sending clues through the Spy Ninja Network so be on the lookout! Plus get secret updates and intel.

[ WHO’S THE BEST SPY NINJA? ]
View the scores of the top Spy Ninjas in the worldwide network. See if you have what it takes to be the best Spy Ninja in the world!

If you’re a true Spy Ninja then download the app and get on the Spy Ninja Network now - Chad & Vy are waiting for you to help take down Project Zorgo!


KICK-BUMP!