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Main Page Archives
For Jul-Sep 2009

Wednesday, September 30, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Jester Lord from Ancient Prophecy. GeneralZorpa, Freeza, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

We received a Press Release this afternoon from Konami with details about the Stardust Overdrive Sneak Peek at the end of October.  The Press Release, Pack Images, A Shirt Image, and Playmat Image are all in Today's News

Tuesday, September 29, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Blackwing - Fane the Steel Chain from Ancient Prophecy. GeneralZorpa, Freeza, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Monday, September 28, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Blackwing - Mistral the Silver Shield from Ancient Prophecy. GeneralZorpa, Freeza, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

We added new articles to the Fan Tips section today.

Not sure why I'm actually posting this today, as it has absolutely nothing to do with YGO ... but Tebezu wants to get on Ellen. 

Friday, September 25, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Earthbound Immortal Chacu Challhua from Ancient Prophecy. Freeza, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Thursday, September 24, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Koa'ki Meiru Ghoulungulate from Ancient Prophecy. Freeza, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

We added new articles to the Fan Tips section today from Ragna and Knight of Ni.

Wednesday, September 23, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Koa'Ki Meiru Gravirose from Ancient Prophecy. Freeza, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Tuesday, September 22, 2009  Parallel Fates has a new article for you.  Today's article is titled: "Dragons, there's now Hope.  Check out the Universe of Parallel Fates today.

Today's Card of the Day is Flamvell Commando from Ancient Prophecy. Freeza, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Monday, September 21, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Gaia Plate the Earth Giant from Ancient Prophecy. Freeza, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Nick Curtis has a new Featured Article for you.  Today's he's looking at cards that have been seeing more & less play lately.

Cloudstrife 189 has a new Featured Articles for you. Today's article is titled: "The secret to dueling: A Fight Against Time". 

Friday, September 18, 2009  It's Ban List Week in our COTD section.  Today's Card of the Day is Solemn Judgment. Freeza, GeneralZorpa, Dark Paladin, Jeff Lang & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Thursday, September 17, 2009  It's Ban List Week in our COTD section.  Today's Card of the Day is Bottomless Trap Hole. GeneralZorpa, Jeff Lang, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Konami sent us a Press Release with details on Shonen Jump Orlando on September 26-27.  You can read the full Press Release in our News Section today. 

We added a new article to the Fan Tips section today.

Wednesday, September 16, 2009  Cloudstrife 189 has a new Featured Articles for you. Today's article is titled: "The secret to dueling: The Forgotten Art".  We also fixed some linking errors to Cloudstrifes 3 articles yesterday, so you may want to revisit those as well. 

It's Ban List Week in our COTD section.  Today's Card of the Day is One For One. Freeza, GeneralZorpa, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Tuesday, September 15, 2009  It's Ban List Week in our COTD section.  Today's Card of the Day is Mezuki. Freeza, GeneralZorpa, Jeff Lang, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

GeneralZorpa has a new article for you in his Featured Article Section. Today's article is titled: "Picking Up The Shards".

Nick Curtis has a new Featured Article for you.  Today's he's "Breaking Down the Damage Step".

Cloudstrife 189 from the Message Boards is going to start writing some Featured Articles for you here on the Main Site.  He kicks things off with 3 new articles:

  • The secret to dueling: a direct correlation
  • The secret to dueling: win without playing a card
  • The secret to dueling: identity crisis

Monday, September 14, 2009  It's Ban List Week in our COTD section.  Today's Card of the Day is Chaos Sorcerer. Freeza, GeneralZorpa, Jeff Lang, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

We added 3 new articles to the Fan Tips section today.

Friday, September 11, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is XX-Saber Gottoms. Freeza, Jae Kim, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Thursday, September 10, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Colossal Fighter. Freeza, Jae Kim, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Nick Curtis has a new Featured Article for you today about the new Ban List.

RikotheFoxKid is building "A Budget Player's Twilight Deck" in the Fan Tips section today.

Wednesday, September 9, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Gold Sarcophagus. Freeza, Jae Kim & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Tuesday, September 8, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Dark End Dragon. Freeza, Dark Paladin & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Friday, September 4, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Doomcaliber Knight. GeneralZorpa, Freeza, Dark Paladin, Jeff Lang & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Thursday, September 3, 2009  Sorry about missing yesterday's COTD.  I messed up my arm, went to the doc, and then needed an MRI.  But to make up for it, you get a twofer today.Today's Cards of the Day are Crush Card Virus & Solar Recharge. GeneralZorpa, Freeza, Dark Paladin, Jeff Lang & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Tuesday, September 1, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Gladiator Beast Darius. GeneralZorpa, Freeza, Dark Paladin, Jeff Lang & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Nick Curtis has a new Featured Article for you today about Synchro Monsters.

Monday, August 31, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Blackwing - Gale the Whirlwind from the new Ancient Prophecy expansion. GeneralZorpa, Freeza, Jeff Lang, & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Dark Paladin has his thoughts on the current Metagame and a look at the new Ban List. 

GeneralZorpa has a new article for you in his Featured Article Section. Today's article is titled: "XXX-Saber".

We have a couple more new images of the 2009 Collectible Tins we were talking about last week.  These images show the contents of these cool collectibles tins:

 

Friday, August 28, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Blackwing-Vayu, the Emblem of Honor from the new Ancient Prophecy expansion. Dark Paladin, GeneralZorpa, Freeza, Jeff Lang, Jae Kim & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Thursday, August 27, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Koa'Ki Meiru Speeder from the new Ancient Prophecy expansion. Dark Paladin, GeneralZorpa, Darkstarr, Freeza, Jeff Lang, Jae Kim & NoVa have reviews for you today.

We posted a new Fan Tip in the Tips section.  Today's tip is regarding The Immortal of Thunder.

Wednesday, August 26, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Greed Grado from the new Ancient Prophecy expansion. Dark Paladin, GeneralZorpa, Parallel Fates, Freeza, Jeff Lang, Jae Kim & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Some of the new 2009 Collectible Tins have just been made available. The first two Tins feature “Power Tool Dragon” and “Ancient Fairy Dragon".  Each tin includes a Secret Rare variant card of the monster depicted on the tin, plus 5 booster packs, including 2 packs of Crimson Crisis and 1 pack of Raging Battle. There's also 2 packs of Ancient Prophecy. Additionally, each tin comes with one pack of Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s TCG branded card sleeves, color coordinated to match the tin. The first two 2009 Collectible Tins are available at hobby and retail stores nationwide for an approximate retail price of $19.99.  More details and an image are in Today's News

Tuesday, August 25, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Kuribon from the new Ancient Prophecy expansion. Dark Paladin, GeneralZorpa, Darkstarr, Freeza, Jeff Lang, Jae Kim & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Jeff Lang checks in with a new featured article today with his thoughts on the new YGO Banned & Restricted List. 

Parallel Fates has a new article for you.  Today's he has a Top 10 List from Ancient Prophecy.  Check out the Universe of Parallel Fates today.

Monday, August 24, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Kuribon from the new Ancient Prophecy expansion. Dark Paladin, Freeza, Jeff Lang, Jae Kim & NoVa have reviews for you today.

Wow, we just passed 11 million YGO posts on our Message Board.  Nice!

Friday, August 21, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Ancient Sacred Wyvern from the new Ancient Prophecy expansion. Dark Paladin, Freeza, Fates, GeneralZorpa & NoVa have reviews for you today.

We posted a deck from Zachary in our Tips section today: "Anti-Meta Monarchs".

Thursday, August 20, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Turbo Cannon from the new Ancient Prophecy expansion. Dark Paladin, Freeza, GeneralZorpa & NoVa have reviews for you today.

I fixed the link to PJ's article yesterday (below).  My Bad! 

Wednesday, August 19, 2009  PJ has a huge Featured Article for you about the OCG Ban List.  Check it out.  (The link now works ... sorry about the bad link we had here Wednesday afternoon).

Today's Card of the Day is Ancient Fairy Dragon from the new Ancient Prophecy expansion. Dark Paladin, Freeza, GeneralZorpa & NoVa have reviews for you today.

We got our hands on a few images from the new Turbo Packs.  We added the images to the Turbo Packs Press Release we posted yesterday. 

News from around the globe:

  • Albany Yu-Gi-Oh player best in nation - "ALBANY -- Kristopher Ferber was facing pressure he never thought he would when playing a card game: His next move would make him the best in the nation." - TimesUnion.com
  • Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's Tagforce 4' (PSP) Announced - "Players can battle opponents in one-on-one free duels or team up with a partner to defeat opponents with more than 3,500 cards, more than any other Yu-Gi-Oh! video game to date." - WorthPlaying.com
  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Stardust Accelerator: World Championship 2009 Review - Cubed3
  • Konami profits fall 94% - "In the digital entertainment division--which includes software, arcade units, and collectible trading cards like the Yu-Gi-Oh series--sales were down more than 45 percent year-over-year, falling from „44.85 billion ($469 million) to „24.6 billion ($257 million)." - GameSpot
  • 4Kids Hires Firm to Facilitate Sale - "4Kids controls a number of high-profile properties including Yu-Gi-Oh, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Cabbage Patch Kids, and the Chaotic branded trading cards and online game." - VirtualWorldNews

Tuesday, August 18, 2009  Jae Kim has a report from GenCon along with a handful of nice photos.  Today's Featured Article is titled:  "The SJC Indy at Gencon Ends the 3/9 Format ".

Like Jae, I also took a few photos for you guys.  I took photos of upcoming new tins, mats, structure decks and expansions.  You can find these photos in Today's News.

If anyone else beside Jae & I have GenCon photos, or a tourney report to share, please feel free to send it to us, and I'll be happy to post it. 

Konami sent us a Press Release with results from the Shonen Jump Championship.   It's also in Today's News if you want to read it.  Gratz to Fili Luna who captured the title of this SJC. 

Today's Card of the Day is Flamvell Firedog from the new Ancient Prophecy expansion. Freeza, GeneralZorpa & NoVa have reviews for you today. 

Monday, August 17, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Pseudo Space from the new Ancient Prophecy expansion. Dark Paladin, Jae Kim, Parallel Fates & NoVa have reviews for you today. 

I was on vacation last week, and missed posting a Press Release from Konami about the new Turbo Packs.  It's in Today's News if you want to read it. 

The Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG reached a lofty achievement in April 2009 as sales exceeded 22,587,728,173 cards and proudly entered the Guinness World Records on July 7th, 2009.  More details in Today's News.

Thursday, August 6, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Tragoedia from the newest issue of Shonen Jump. Dark Paladin, Jae Kim, Nova, Parallel Fates & Freeza have reviews for you today. 

Wednesday, August 5, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Beast King Barbaros. Dark Paladin, Jae Kim, Nova, Parallel Fates & Freeza have reviews for you today. 

PJ has a new Featured Article for you about an interesting deck that was played at the UkayPro Championship recently. 

Tuesday, August 4, 2009  We received a Press Release from Konami today stating that Retro Pack 2 is in stores today.  We posted the full press release and the Retro Pack 2 image in Today's News.

Today's Card of the Day is Chimeratech Fortress Dragon. Dark Paladin, Freeza, Jae Kim, Nova & Fates have reviews for you today. 

Monday, August 3, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Miniaturize. Dark Paladin, Jae Kim, Darkstarr & Freeza have reviews for you today. 

Friday, July 31, 2009  This week we're looking at a handful of new monsters from Starter Deck 2009.  Today's Card of the Day is X-Saber Galahad. Dark Paladin, Jeff Lang, General Zorpa, Jae Kim, NoVa & Freeza have reviews for you today. 

Thursday, July 30, 2009  This week we're looking at a handful of new monsters from Starter Deck 2009.  Today's Card of the Day is X-Saber Airbellum. Dark Paladin, Jeff Lang, Fates, General Zorpa, Jae Kim, NoVa & Freeza have reviews for you today, and nearly all of them LOVE this card. 

Wednesday, July 29, 2009  This week we're looking at a handful of new monsters from Starter Deck 2009.  Today's Card of the Day is Junk Warrior. Dark Paladin, General Zorpa, Jae Kim, NoVa & Freeza have reviews for you today.

Tuesday, July 28, 2009  This week we're looking at a handful of new monsters from Starter Deck 2009.  Today's Card of the Day is Road Warrior. Dark Paladin, General Zorpa, Parallel Fates, Jae Kim, NoVa & Freeza have reviews for you today.

Monday, July 27, 2009  This week we're looking at a handful of new monsters from Starter Deck 2009.  Today's Card of the Day is X-Saber Urbellum. Parallel Fates, Jae Kim, NoVa & Freeza have reviews for you today.

YGO News from around the globe: "La Vista teen wields a hot hand".  This is an article from Omaha.com about Ryan Newburn's 3rd place finish at Nats. 

Friday, July 24, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Sphere of Chaos from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates,, Dark Paladin, Jeff Lang, General Zorpa, NoVa & Freeza have reviews for you today.

Jae Kim has a follow-up to yesterdays Featured Article.  It's titled:  "JK18: Pies Part 2".

Thursday, July 23, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Snowman Eater from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates,, Dark Paladin, Jeff Lang, General Zorpa, NoVa & Freeza have reviews for you today.

GeneralZorpa has a new article for you in his Featured Article Section. Today's article is titled: "Gimme-A-Card Contest Results!", and he's building a deck for you today. 

Jae Kim has a new Featured Article for you today, titled:  "JK17: Pies in Yu-Gi-Oh! and More ".

Wednesday, July 22, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Tree Otter from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates,, Dark Paladin, Jeff Lang, General Zorpa, NoVa & Freeza have reviews for you today.

Konami will be at Comic Con this weekend, giving you the chance to playtest Blue Dragon & YuGiOh.  There's also Tournaments and a Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Terminal.  Check out Today's News for the full Press Release from Konami with all the details of what YGO enthusiasts will find!

Tuesday, July 21, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Moja from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates,, Dark Paladin, General Zorpa, Darkstarr, NoVa & Freeza have reviews for you today, and many of them think this is a pretty fun card.

Monday, July 20, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Koa'ki Meiru War Arms from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates,, Dark Paladin, NoVa & Freeza have reviews for you today. 

Friday, July 17, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Grave of the Super Ancient Organism from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates, Jeff Lang, Dark Paladin, NoVa, GeneralZorpa & Freeza have reviews for you today. 

Thursday, July 16, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Swallow Flip from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates, Jeff Lang, Dark Paladin, NoVa, GeneralZorpa & Freeza have reviews for you today. 

Wednesday, July 15, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Mirror of Oaths from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates, Jeff Lang, Dark Paladin, NoVa, GeneralZorpa & Freeza have reviews for you today. 

Tuesday, July 14, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Emperor Sem from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates, NoVa, GeneralZorpa & Freeza have reviews for you today. 

Konami Press Release: "Kris Ferber from Albany, New York Outduels More Than 1200 Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's TRADING CARD GAME Enthusiasts to Win United States 2009 National Championship. This was the largest invitation only TCG Championship in North America."  The full press release is in Today's News.

Monday, July 13, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Immortal Ruler from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates, Darkstarr, NoVa, GeneralZorpa & Freeza have reviews for you today.

Friday, July 10, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Hardened Armed Dragon from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates, GeneralZorpa & Freeza have reviews for you today.

Thursday, July 9, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is King of the Beasts from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates, GeneralZorpa & Freeza have reviews for you today.

GeneralZorpa has a new article for you in his Featured Article Section. Today's article is titled: "Descent From Dark World".

Konami sent us an updated Press Release Reminder about the Yugioh National Championships this weekend in Pittsburgh.  You can read it in Today's News

Wednesday, July 8, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Swallows Nest from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates, Marcus, GeneralZorpa & Freeza have reviews for you today.

Parallel Fates has a new article for you.  Today's article is titled: "Chaotic Light - End Master SynControl".  Check out the Universe of Parallel Fates today.

"The All new Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG "Duelist Pack  – Yugi" is in stores now!  With all new art for classic favorites such as “Summoned Skull” and “Dark Magician Girl,” Duelist Pack – Yugi – is sure to be a hit with both established and new Duelists. Duelist Pack – Yugi – is now available at both hobby and retail stores nationwide at a MSRP of $1.99 per six card Booster Pack (five game cards and one strategy card)."  More details, and more card information, in Today's News

Tuesday, July 7, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Berserking from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates, GeneralZorpa, & Freeza have reviews for you today.

Monday, July 6, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Spell of Power Master from Raging Battle. Parallel Fates, GeneralZorpa, Freeza & Dark Paladin have reviews for you today.

Parallel Fates has a new article for you.  Today's article is about 10 Hot YuGiOh cards and titled: "Terrific-Ten".  Check out the Universe of Parallel Fates today.

Mark, an old COTD reviewer on our Naruto site, has a an article about building a Budget Synchro deck for you today in our Tips Section

Thursday, July 2, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Chaos End Master from Raging Battle. Jeff Lang, Parallel Fates, Marcus, Freeza & Dark Paladin have reviews for you today.

Wednesday, July 1, 2009  Today's Card of the Day is Solemn Judgment from Gold Series 2009. Jeff Lang, Parallel Fates, Freeza & Dark Paladin have reviews for you today.


 


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