Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel
Yu-Gi-Oh Master Duel is a multi-platform online collectible card game based on the classic real-life Yu-Gi-Oh trading card game, manga, and anime TV show. The game features complex and strategic 1v1 card matches with thousands of unique monster, trap, and spell cards available to customize your deck.
Type: F2P Online CCG
Release Date: January 19, 2022
Pros: +Rules and cards based on the real-life card game. +Easy to pick-up and learn but still complex enough to make you think. +No pay-to-win.
Cons: – Non-AI opponents take too long to finish their turn. – Matches sometimes take hours to finish. – Overpowered meta decks.
Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel Overview
Experience the classic Yu-Gi-Oh card game on PC in Yu-Gi-Oh Master Duel. Pit your skills against Duelists from around the world using a variety of pre-made decks or build your own with over 10,000 card choices based on the popular real-life card game and iconic manga series, each with their own unique animations. Practice against AI opponents in the tutorial and Solo Mode or duke it out with real-world players in a variety of rotating tournament formats and events. Win matches to earn gems that you can use to buy card packs and even entire decks as you make your way to the top of the rankings to become a Master Duelist.
Yu-Gi-Oh! Key Features:
- Real-Time Card Duels – engage in strategic card battles against players from all over the world using decks constructed from cards based on their real-life counterparts.
- Play At Any Skill Level – whether you’re a complete newbie or a veteran Yu-Gi-Oh player, you’ll be able to find matches against players with similar skill levels.
- In-Depth Tutorial System – new players are eased into Dueling with a comprehensive tutorial and Solo Mode matches that will allow them to practice against AI. They’re also given a deck to get them started.
- Rotating Tournament Formats – put your Dueling skills to the ultimate test in a wide variety of tournaments and events.
- Over 10,000 Cards – customize your deck according to your preferred strategy with over 10,000 unique monster, spell, and trap cards.
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Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel Additional Information
Developer: Konami Digital Entertainment
Publisher: Konami Digital Entertainment
Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, Android, iOS
Game Engine: Unity
Official Launch Date: January 19, 2022
Development History / Background:
Yu-Gi-Oh Master Duel is a free-to-play online collectible card game (CCG) based on Kazuki Takahashi’s Yu-Gi-Oh! Manga series which ran from September 1996 to March 2004.
The game is developed and published by Konami Digital Entertainment and was first announced by the Japanese video game development studio on July 20, 2022 during the first Yu-Gi-Oh! Digital NeXt presentation. Konami announced their plans to launch the game in Winter 2021 during their Tokyo Game Show 2021 presentation but it was eventually delayed to January 2022.
Yu-Gi-Oh Master Duel officially launched on January 19, 2022 on PC via Steam, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and Nintendo Switch, as well as on Android and iOS mobile devices. It quickly rose to the top of Steam’s “Most-Played Games” list and has received “Mostly Positive” reviews on the platform.
As of February 6, Konami reports that the game has been downloaded more than 10 million times.