Let's Be Honest, Are You Really Playing to Win?

Why do you play Yu-Gi-Oh and why do you enter tournaments?  For entertainment?  To have fun with friends?  For the feeling of winning or to win prizes and a trophy?  Would you use every advantage you can get so long as it’s not labeled ‘cheating’ ?  That was the discussion I originally posted on my Facebook page and when it was shared on ARG’s Facebook page a heated debate ensued. The original question asked whether or not you would tell your opponent that he or she was accidentally exposing their cards or would you use this information to your advantage? Read more


In more recent events, it seems as if the Hieratic/ Dragon Ruler deck has fallen out of favor by many of the top players in this game.  Seemingly overshadowed by the Mythic Dragon Ruler variant, or left behind for other decks completely, could this be a mistake?  With the recent ban list, Hieratic Rulers were one of the least affected decks with the loss of a single copy of Hieratic Seal of Convocation.  Now with YCS Las Vegas completed, a deck that has brought me to my 3rd top (my others being the 75th and 100th YCS) and a deck Read more