A Brief Examination of the First Turn

Within the confines of certain discussions, names such as Cookie Cutter Chaos, Goat Control and of other decks from the remote antiquity of the game are thrown around with almost endless frequency, and done so in a way that displays the critic’s belief of the mentioned strategy residing within the Top Tier of the Traditional Format. This is, for the most part, a very worrisome trend. Read more

It is most often brought to light that, due to the amplified, acute phase of Yu-Gi-Oh! present here, the overwhelming majority of players will and do decry that there is very little skill, if any at all, involved in the Traditional Format. I should like, if I may, to put forth the notion that this is, in effect and in fact, an erroneous conclusion. Read more