Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel – Spell Terminology Guide

Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel – Spell Terminology Guide 1 - steamlists.com
Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel – Spell Terminology Guide 1 - steamlists.com

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Terminology Guide

Backrow = spell/trap zone
Bounce = Taking something off the field, but not sending it to graveyard/banish
Burn = dealing effect damage
Continuous = spell that must remain on-field in order to resolve
Cycle = changing the cards in your hand
Destruction = to destroy a card
Equip = A spell that must be kept equipped on-field in order to resolve
Face = Front of the card with all the stuff
Face-down = Back of an unknown card, because the face is not visible
Field = The active play area (monster/spell/trap zone)
Floodgate = Blocking an opponent from playing
GY is short for graveyard
Handtrap = A card that is most useful and activates normally from hand
Negate = deny effect
Quick-play = spell activatable during opponent turn if set
Recycle = Reusable / Sending a card back to active play
Resource = Something that fuels plays
Search / Searcher = Add specific cards from the deck to your hand
Set = face down a card
Situational = Usually a bad card, except when it is useful
Synergy = Works okay together
Targeting = A mechanic that is relevant to some cards
Yoink = Steal your opponent’s monster

Spell Guide Updates

Coming eventually  

  • Trap Guide (not clickbait).
  • Monster Guide (lack data)


Practical Spells

  • UR
  • That Grass Looks Greener (GY Send)
  • Raigeki (solo mode reward monster destruction)
  • Harpie’s Feather Duster (backrow elimination)
  • Terraforming (field searcher).
  • Called by Grave (anti-handtrap/’negate)
  • Forbidden Droplet (negate)
  • Foolish Burial (GY Send)
  • Necrovalley (GY Floodgate)
  • Crossout Designator (antihandtrap)
  • Margin Trading (cycle).
  • Monster Reborn (revive from either GY).

  • SR
  • Reasoning (send the graveyard/special summon)
  • Twin Twisters (discard to remove backrow)
  • Situational field search: Demise of the Land
  • Left Arm Offering (search)
  • Galaxy Cyclone (structure deck removal with GY effect)
  • Earthshattering Event (deny sending GY)


Situational Spells

  • UR
  • Triple Tactics Talent (draw / multi-purpose)
  • Lullaby of Obedience (pay $2k LP to deprive resource)

  • SR
  • Pot of (series).
  • Foolish Burial (GY Send)
  • Kaiser Colosseum (floodgate)
  • Dirge of the Lost Dragon (continuous soft floodgate)
  • Anti-Magic Arrows (battle magic preventing spell/trap activation).
  • Burial in a Different Dimension (recycle 3 banished beasts to GY).
  • Ground Collapse (continuous avoid link-synergy).

  • R
  • Lightning Vortex (discard / destruction)
  • Moon Mirror Shield (battle Protection Recyclable Equip)
  • Book of Moon (quick-play face down)
  • Nobleman of Extermination (destroy/banish face-down spell/trap).
  • Hand Destruction (send 2 GY, draw 2 cycles)
  • Parallel Twister (destroy 1)
  • Magical Mallet (cycle).
  • Draw Muscle (battle protect / cycle)
  • Shrink (quick-play, half-attack)
  • Rebellion (quick-play battle phase yoink)
  • Backup Squad (draw / cycle)

  • N
  • Double Summon (extra normal summon/set)
  • Back to Square One (discard/bout)
  • Reload (cycle hand).
  • Flint (prevent attack recyclable equipment)
  • Gravedigger Ghoul (banish 2 opponent GY monsters)
  • Full-Force Strike (destroy in battle)
  • Monster Slots (situational cycle).
  • Card Advance (rearrange deck / extra tribute summon)
  • Spell calling (quick-play search).
  • Quick Booster (quick play search)


Funny Spells

  • SR
  • Swords of Revealing Light (a traditional form of battle protection)
  • Inferno Reckless Summon (special summon)
  • Savage Colosseum (force attack)
  • Hidden Armory (equip searcher)
  • Monster Gate (GY Send / Special Summon)

  • R
  • Extra Net (soft floodgate draw for extra deck summon)
  • The Sanctum of Parshath (set spell/trap defense)
  • Psychic Blade (trade lp to atk equip
  • Summon Breaker (soft Floodgate)
  • Dimensional Fissure (soft floodgate monsters that are banished instead of GY).
  • Cup of Ace (gamble harder to ‘draw’).
  • Chain Energy (soft floodgate continuous, lp tax)
  • Super Hippo Carnival (token moment)
  • Cauldron of Old Man (continuous burning / lp gain).

  • N
  • Gingerbread House (continuous destruction / lp gain)
  • Hippo Carnival (token moment)


Unique Spells

  • SR
  • Power of the Guardians (equip protection)

  • R
  • Pianissimo (provides permanent protection)
  • Spell Chronicle (slow, impractical searcher).


Archtype Spells

  • UR
  • Kaiju Slumber (funny monster destruction and special summon).
  • One for One (deck special summon)
  • Bingo Machine, Go!!! (blue-eyes searcher)

  • SR
  • Hidden Armory (equip search)
  • Zombie Necronize (recyclable yoink)
  • Relinquished Fusion (summon your suc)
  • Dragon Shrine (dragon GY send)
  • Return of the Dragon Lords (dragon revival / protection).
  • Unexpected Dai (special summon 4 Normal)
  • Secret Village of the Spellcasters (double-edged spell negate).
  • Flute of Summoning Kuriboh (the fastest-playing spell)

  • R
  • Jack-In-The Hand (‘search’ a level 1)
  • White Mirror (special summonel lvl 4 Fish from GY and copy from deck).
  • Book of Life (banish/revive)
  • Comic Hand (equip Yoink Toon conversion
  • Chaos Scepter Blast (banish / ‘search’)
  • Successor Soul (trade for blue-eyes)
  • Mayakashi Winter (cycle/revive)
  • Celestial Transformation (quick-play special summon Fairy with hand)
  • Magic Gate of Miracles (yoink).

  • N
  • Nagel’s Protection (searchable continuous Tindangle Protection)
  • Witchcrafter Bystreet (searchable only once per turn for monster protection)
  • Danger! Disturbance! Disorder! (searchable destruction field)
  • Magician’s Restage (send it to GY for search).
  • Magician’s right hand (searchable once per round auto enemy spell negate
  • Magician’s Left hand (searchable once per round auto enemy trap negate).
  • Mordschlag (unaffected special summon effects equip


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