Friday Roundup: May 18th | The Irish Duelist

Friday Roundup: May 18th



Here's a brief look at some of the most popular stories from around the Yugiweb this week. You can find all the links of note on The Irish Duelist's Twitter page, which s also shown in the live ticker on the right-hand side of this page.


Thoughts on the March 1, 2012 Forbidden/Limited List – Part 1 (Konami)

"Almost three months ago, on March 1, the Forbidden & Limited Cards List was updated again. Now that things have settled down a bit, we wanted to share some of our thought processes behind the F&L List creation."

Yu-Gi-Oh! Galactic Overlord Overview Part 8: Removal and Stat Manipulation (TCG Shiyo?)

"Since I managed to fall massively behind on these Part 8 is now going to be part of a GAOV Overview, rather than Preview, given that the set is actually out now… It does mean the cards will have the correct names and texts though. This going to be rather large, looking at a multitude of new removal options we get in the set as well as new ways to alter the stats of cards."

Top Decks on a Low Budget (TCGplayer)

"While many of us don't have a huge problem buying a few costly cards to put together a strong deck, there are many others on a much tighter budget. Many of my friends fall into this category. I'm always looking for decks that will meet their needs while not breaking their banks, and I'm sure many of you would like to make a deck that can perform well for a low price. In this article I'm going to take three of the current top decks of the current format, and reshape them into decks anyone could afford. Join me, fellow budget Duelist, as we attempt to create some amazing budget builds!"

The Mental Game: Preparing for YCS Philadelphia (ARG)

"Welcome back Yu-Gi-Oh world for yet another article preparing you for the upcoming YCS! This time our travels take us to the City of Brotherly Love where Galactic Overlord will have its first opportunity to impact competitive play. Today I’m going to be talking about what one should except this upcoming weekend, and hopefully identity some significant trends that should be taken into consideration for all players planning on attending. So let’s get right on into it, shall we?"

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