Shadow Arena is a battle mode in Shadow Fight 1. It allows users to enter special tournaments, if they have enough gold. There are three tournaments; Lone Lotus, Mark of Ninja and Master Sigil. There is a time limit and the player must defeat three enemies. Time left, players health, damage done, and victory/defeat during end of the fight will affect the player's score. Playesr who make highest score in the tournament will get most valuable prize (1st place), the player who finishes tournament with second highest score gets second most valuable prize and prize will be lowered with lower scores until it becomes zero, which means many players with low scores will not get any prize. Maximum players allowed in a tournament is stated and decreased in each tournament while prizes and the cost are increased with each tournament.