A trading card game where players summon Monsters and activate Spells and Traps to deplete their opponent's Life Points. The game has a strong fantasy theme, and is usually played with 2 players, although it has been adapted to work with more. It has no direct resource system, but utilizes face-down ...

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Returning Monsters to my hand

I'm looking for cards that allow me to return one or more Monster Cards from my own side of the field to my hand repeatedly. By repeatedly, I mean that they can be used several times per turn, ...
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Banishing Spell Cards from the graveyard

I'm looking for cards that allow me to banish one or more Spell Cards from my own graveyard repeatedly. By repeatedly, I mean that they can be used several times per turn, including with some ...
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Is there a program/game i can build a deck and play against AI's without a net connection?

When i build my deck i like to try and test it out to see what flaws could be exploited and cards used to exploit those flaws while also seeing how difficult it is to implement my strategies while ...
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Can Japanese Cards be played if using an English based Deck?

I was reading on the Yu-Gi-Oh Wiki that some cards have their artwork changed due to censorship, examples are the Fortune Lady's Original Japanese version English Version with Censor now i am ...
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Can I use Decoy Dragon's effect after Dream Sprite's effect?

Both Dream Sprite and Decoy Dragon can change the attack target of a monster and if Dream Sprite was used to change the attack to Decoy Dragon would Decoy Dragon be attacked or would Decoy Dragons ...
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What card game is popular today, fun for kids, and is a worthy investment at a reasonable cost to my wallet? [closed]

So my son, who is 8 years old, is just noticing his friends getting into card games like Pokemon. I collected sports cards when I was his age and still do. I never got into the card games like ...
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Yugioh: Sacrifice a field card to destroy target monster

Is there a Yugioh card with the effect (activated on the field) that you can discard a card in your hand and/or one you control to target another card on the field and destroy it? This would, in ...
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Barrier Statue of the Abyss and Barrier Statue of the Heavens — A Contradiction?

If both of these cards are on the field, how are their effects resolved? Barrier Statue of the Abyss(Effect Monster) No monsters can be Special Summoned, except for DARK monsters. Barrier Statue of ...
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Self-Referencing Effects when a Monster is Destroyed

Keep the general implications in mind but, in particular, consider "Banisher of the Radiance". Its effect reads, "Any card sent to the Graveyard is removed from play instead." So does this monster ...
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Do Attached Cards follow the Swapped Monster when Creature Swap is used?

Suppose you have cards attached to a creature, and then use Creature Swap. Do those attached cards follow the monster to the other side of the field?
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Victory in Yugioh by Unusual Means

My first question is: Is it true that if your opponents obtains more than 5 back field cards (traps, etc) that they automatically lose? I realize you cannot lay more than 5 cards in that area, but ...
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Negative and Infinite ATK in Yugioh

Two questions: (-1) Everyone I've spoke to says that you cannot have negative ATK, why? It's not in the rule book so it seems that if I could reduce the ATK of an opponent to become negative then in ...
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If I have no creatures in the graveyard, do I nevertheless have one Type of creature?

I have a card called Solidarity, reading: If you have only 1 original Type of monster in your Graveyard, face-up monsters you control with the same Type gain 800 ATK. In the case where the ...
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What happens with continous trap/spell cards when they get negated by Light and Darkness Dragon?

I'm pretty sure they would get destroyed, but people have argued that they stay on the field negated, since the card does not explicitly state "the card gets destroyed and sent to the graveyard." In ...
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Is this play involving Red Eyes Darkness Metal Dragon & Lightpulsar Dragon valid?

I was playing against a kid on dueling network and he swore that this play wasn't legal and I pretty much just ended the match to avoid arguing. I know I might be wrong, but here's how it went ...
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Cause of abbreviations on Yu-gi-oh! cards

Why are certain Yu-gi-oh! cards abbreviated in unusual and inconsistent ways? A number of Yu-gi-oh! cards have unusual, inconsistent abbreviations in their card names that stand out. Perhaps the ...
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Is there a free site to play Yu-Gi-Oh?

Anything fairly priced will also work. Any suggestions?
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morphing jar in a chaos dragon-like deck. yes or no?

I've been using morphing jar a couple times and it's helped out sometimes. Sometimes it hasn't. Wondering if someone with a little more experience would run it. Of course, engine consists of most ...
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Can I summon Interplanetarypurplythorny Dragon using Witch of the Black Forest's effect

Just wondering if this is a legal use of the card's effects since IPPT Dragon's effect does state that when a monster on my side of field is destroyed I can special it. Considering that my card being ...
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Can Slifer be summoned using Red-Eyes Darkness Metal Dragon's effect?

I'm running the first gen print of Slifer. Before I get asked about it, no I don't do tourneys or follow the modern card rulings. I stopped playing yu-gi-oh back in 2007 so I use the same limited ...
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Can items be added to the stack after it has started resolving?

I've been working on streamlining the rules for the abandoned TvTropes TCG project, but the description of the "Stack" system confused me greatly since the stack so rarely sees actual use in Magic ...
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Designing a Yu-Gi-Oh! like card game - the game phases

Yu-Gi-Oh! has 6 phases, of which only 4 are actually visible to a player playing in real life. Main phase 1, battle phase, main phase 2, end. I personally do not like the way these phases work, and ...
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Question about The Shallow Grave (Spell Card)

Here is the chain of events: I activate The Shallow Grave to special summon a needle worm from my graveyard (and my opponent chooses their monster), and then my opponent uses D.D. Crow to remove the ...