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Top Tables Update: Round 8

April 22nd, 2018

Check out the Duelists and Decks at the top tables in Round 8!

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Round 7: Rashad Jones vs. Brendan Beckmann

April 22nd, 2018

Welcome to Round 7! There’s this round and one more before the cut to Day 2. If you’ve been keeping up with our Top Tables updates, you may have noticed a SPYRAL Deck amongst the sea of True Draco, Pendulum Magician and 60-card Zombie Decks. We’ve got that SPYRAL Deck as part of our Feature Match for this round. Rashad Jones from Atlanta, Georgia is currently undefeated with SPYRALs and is at Table 5 facing off against Brendan Beckmann from Denver Colorado who has Pendulum Magicians with him this weekend. Who will still be undefeated going into the final round of Day 1?  It’s time to Duel!

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ATTACK OF THE GIANT CARD!! Winner #1!

April 22nd, 2018

ATTACK OF THE GIANT CARDS!! Winner #1!

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Top Tables Update: Round 6

April 22nd, 2018

Check out the Duelists and Decks at the top tables in Round 6!

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QQ: What Card from the Animated Series Do You Want To See?

April 22nd, 2018

QQ stands for Quick Questions!  Almost every Yu-Gi-Oh! player got their first taste of Yu-Gi-Oh! through the animated series.  Not every card seen in the show has made its way to the card game, so we’re asking players what card from the animated series would they like to see printed as a card in the Yu-Gi-Oh TRADING CARD GAME?

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Round 5 Feature Match: Jermaine Leach vs. Turner Brattan

April 21st, 2018

Welcome to Round 5! We’re halfway done with Day 1, and this round’s Feature Match takes us to Table 71 where Jermaine Leach from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has an ABC Deck that heavily features Cyber Dragon support cards like Cyber Dragon Core and Cyber Repair Plant. His opponent is Turner Brattan from New Jersey with a True Draco Deck. They’re both 3-1 at the moment, but that won’t be the case after this match. it’s time to Duel!

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Round 4 Feature Match: Johnny Nguyen vs. Garcia Ruiz

April 21st, 2018

Our Round 4 Feature Match has 2 Duelists who are currently 4-0. Johnny Nguyen from Wichita, Kansas has Mekk-Knight Invoked, a strategy based around using Invoked Mechaba to great effect, negating the opponent’s key cards while using the Mekk-Knights to keep cards on the field and in the hand. His opponent is Aldo Andre Garcia Ruiz from Waukegen, Illinois. He has a Pendulum Magician Deck which is a popular pick in the tournament so far. Who gets to keep their undefeated record?  It’s time to Duel!

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Round 2 Feature Match: Edgar Gonzalez vs. William Sullivan

April 21st, 2018

Our Round 2 Feature Match includes an old favorite with some new tricks. Anti-Spell Fragrance is a big part of the competitive scene and fits in with numerous strategies, but one of those strategies that’s been overlooked is Paleozoic. The Deck has done well in the past and Edgar Gonzalez from Atlanta, Georgia has his Paleozoic Deck with him today with Main Decked Anti-Spell Fragrances while his opponent, William Hunter Sullivan from Tuscaloosa, Alabama, has a 60-card Lightsworn-Zombie Deck. It’s time to Duel!

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Round 1 Feature Match: Thomas Opsal vs. Michael Sexton

April 21st, 2018

Welcome to YCS Memphis! We have 749 players in attendance today, and in our first round we’re going to be looking at a Deck centered around the new cards from Lair of Darkness. Thomas Leward Opsal from St. Louis, Missouri is here with the aforementioned DARK Deck and he’s paired against Michael Anthony Sexton from Mayfield, Kentucky with an anti-meta stun Deck based around restricting the opponent’s actions. These types of Deck use monsters like Inspector Boarder, Thunder King Rai-Oh and Denko Sekka. It’s time to Duel!

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Tech Update: Lair of Darkness

April 21st, 2018

New cards are always unknown quantities when coming into competitive events like a YCS, so let’s take a look at the cards in the latest Structure Deck Lair of Darkness!

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