How to play Artifact
Before reading this guide, it's recommended that you complete the Game Tutorial, or read through it's page on this wiki, to get a grip at the basics of the game.
To play most of the gamemodes available in Artifact, you'll have to construct a deck. to Learn more about it, visit the Deckbuilder page.
One versus One
The main game mode, in which you face off another player in a battle to destroy each other's Ancients.
Differences between ranked and casual
- Casual, the default setting, is preferred for players who are only starting to learn the game, or for people who wish to relax and play the game in a less serious environment.
- Ranked, unlike casual, uses a rating system to match players of similar skill, providing for a fair and challenging matchup.
Tips and tricks
- In order to win, you must destroy 2 enemy towers, or destroy a tower and then the enemy Ancient.
Visit the Strategies page to learn of community-created guides.
Recommended both for newer players learning to play the game, and for more skilled players wishing to learn more difficult and rewarding Strategies.
Recommended starting desks are X and Y