The Monarch’s Reign Part 3: The New Emperors

A sovereign head of state, especially a king, queen, or emperor. That is the definition you get if you look up Monarch. Yu-Gi-Oh is familiar with their own Monarchs, and we can safely say that definition holds true for them. Monarchs are a group of monsters that debuted at the tail-end of Duel Monsters and beginning of GX. Since then, they have given us some of the most powerful tribute monsters in the game. In this series, I will go over the history of Monarchs to see their impact on the competitive Yu-Gi-Oh scene. We’ll analyze each Monarch separately and look at some Decks known for their focus on these powerful cards.

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A Virtual World Without VFD: Can VW Still Dominate?

The recent list saw True King of All Calamities (VFD), the most oppressive boss monster of the previous format, get vanished from the game. Being as dominant as it was, all the competitive builds of Virtual World focused on getting 2 level 9’s and slapping it on the board. With its strongest wincon gone, let’s see what Virtual World can do, and if it’s enough to combat the meta.

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The Monarch’s Reign Part 2: Ruling With Force

A sovereign head of state, especially a king, queen, or emperor. That is the definition you get if you look up Monarch. Yu-Gi-Oh is familiar with their own Monarchs, and we can safely say that definition holds true for them. Monarchs are a group of monsters that debuted at the tail-end of Duel Monsters and beginning of GX. Since then, they have given us some of the most powerful tribute monsters in the game. In this series, I will go over the history of Monarchs to see their impact on the competitive Yu-Gi-Oh scene. We’ll analyze each Monarch separately and look at some Decks known for their focus on these powerful cards.

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The Monarch’s Reign Part 1: The Power of the Monarchs

A sovereign head of state, especially a king, queen, or emperor. That is the definition you get if you look up Monarch. Yu-Gi-Oh is familiar with their own Monarchs, and that definition holds true for them. Monarchs are a group of monsters that debuted at the tail-end of Duel Monsters and beginning of GX. Since then, they have given us some of the most powerful tribute monsters in the game. In this series, I will go over the history of Monarchs to see their impact on the competitive Yu-Gi-Oh scene. We’ll analyze each Monarch separately and look at some Decks known for their focus on these powerful cards.

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TCG Exclusives: The Packs of Extra Review! (Part 1)

OCG is usually the one in charge of creating cards for the game of Yu-Gi-Oh! They certainly are ahead in core booster sets and releases. However, every now and again, the TCG also gets to design cards that we get access to first. Referred to as TCG Exclusives, these cards are an interesting bunch for sure. This has lead to some of the most powerful cards in the game such as Maxx “C”. Without further ado, let’s start with the first Extra Pack!

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