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D.D. Castle: Supreme King Rises!HOT
Supreme King Jaden Character Guide
Ranked Duels - Season 67
Mission Research
ARC-V World News & UpdatesHOT

Recently Released BOXes and Structure Decks:
Evil DominationNEW
Selection Box Mini Vol. 3NEW

Check out all newly released cards!

This page contains information on the latest news and updates in the game, Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links. Read on to learn about the newest events and campaigns as well as how to participate!

Game Maintenance

Maintenance Schedule
Maintenance Icon.jpg There is currently no scheduled maintenance announced for the near future.

Carly's Fortune-Telling


Once a day, Carly Carmine will read out your fortune for the day using her Fortune Fairy cards. Pay attention, as she wil give you a hint to make that fortune come true and gift you freebies in the process!

Campaign Schedule

Event Schedule
2021/08/03 (Tues) - 2021/08/10 (Tues)

Selection Box Mini Vol. 3

Selection Box Mini Vol. 3.PNG

A brand new Mini Selection Box has been added to Duel Links! Strong meta cards are now up for grabs in this limited-time offer, including cards that have never been released in Duel Links before!

Release Schedule

Structure Deck Release Schedule
August 1st, 2021

Notable Cards

Selection Box Mini Vol. 3 Top Cards
Red-Eyes Flare Metal Dragon.PNGRed-Eyes Flare Metal Dragon Breakthrough Skill.PNGBreakthrough Skill
Volcanic Queen.PNGVolcanic Queen Soul Taker.PNGSoul Taker

Selection Box Mini Vol. 3 Page

Structure Deck EX: Evil Domination

Evil Domination Banner Image.png

In celebration of the release of Supreme King Jaden as a playable Legendary Duelist in the Supreme King Rises event, a Structure Deck EX has been released debuting the long-awaited Evil HERO archtype!

Release Schedule

Structure Deck Release Schedule
August 1st, 2021

Notable Cards

Notable Cards In Structure Deck
Evil HERO Malicious Fiend.pngEvil HERO Malicious Fiend Evil HERO Infernal Gainer.png*Evil HERO Infernal Gainer
Dark Calling.pngDark Calling Evil HERO Malicious Edge.pngEvil HERO Malicious Edge

Evil Domination Structure Deck EX Page

D.D. Castle: Supreme King Rises!

D.D. Castle Event Banner.PNG

The Supreme King has invaded the Duel World! Join Axel Brodie and Jaden Yuki as they fend off waves of enemies from the Supreme King's army in a unique Wave Duel mechanic! Can you survive a gauntlet within a Duel against multiple opponents in a row?

Event Schedule

Event Schedule
7/29 (Thurs) ~ 8/10 (Tues)


Supreme King Rises! Rewards

New Cards

Card Effect
Evil HERO Infernal Prodigy.PNGEvil HERO Infernal Prodigy If you control no monsters, you can Special Summon this card (from your hand) in face-up Attack Position. During the End Phase, if you Tributed this card this turn to Tribute Summon a "HERO" monster: Draw 1 card.
Annihilator Archfiend.PNGAnnihilator Archfiend You can target 1 card you control and 1 card your opponent controls; destroy them, and if you destroyed a face-up Fiend-Type monster(s) by this effect, this card gains ATK equal to half the Fiend monster(s)'s original ATK, unti lthe end of this turn. You can only use this effect of "Annihilator Archfiend" once per turn.

New Character

Charachter Skill Name Effect
image.png Supreme King Jaden Ultimate Fusion Can be used if your Life Points are at 1500 or below. instead of conducting your normal draw, add Super Polymerization to your hand from outside of your Deck. This Skill can be used once per Duel.

Other Recommended Rewards

Cards Obtainable As Rewards
Skilled White Magician.pngSkilled White Magician Goblin Elite Attack Force.pngGoblin Elite Attack Force
Goldd, Wu-Lord of Dark World.pngGoldd, Wu-Lord of Dark World Skilled Dark Magician.pngSkilled Dark Magician

Supreme King Rises! Event Guide

Mission Research

Duelist Mission Research.JPG
This event allows you to earn Research Points, which you can use to obtain several rewards. You can collect Research Points by completing Investigation Reports obtained by Dueling in the Duel World or Ranked Duels.
Assistance Request.jpg
If you are having trouble completing a report, you can ask for help from other players by sending n Assistance Request. You can also earn Research Points by assisting other players.

Event Schedule

Campaign Schedule
7/29 (Thurs) ~ 8/10 (Tues) 3:59 AM UTC

Gifts and Rewards

Featured Card

130,000 Research Points
Starship Spy Plane.PNGStarship Spy Plane

Other Card Rewards

Research Points Card Rewards
34,000 Order to Smash.pngOrder to Smash
50,000 Cyber Angel Idaten.PNGCyber Angel Idaten
73,000 Gauntlet Warrior.PNGGauntlet Warrior
100,000 Big Belly Knight.PNGBig Belly Knight

Mission Research Campaign Guide

Forbidden List Changes

To keep the integrity of PvP competition at a high standard, new changes in the Forbidden List have been announced. They will be implemented in a later date

Change Schedule

Implementation Schedule
August 6, 2021

New Changes

Card Changes To Be Made
Gagaga Head.pngGagaga Head Unlimited → Limited to 2
Digital Bug Rhinosebus Icon.pngDigital Bug Rhinosebus Unlimited → Limited to 2

Pick-a-Gift Campaign

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For ten days, upon logging in you get to choose a reward out of three choices! Pick whatever you need the most to increase your dueling power!

Campaign Schedule

Campaign Schedule
7/18 (Sun) ~ 7/30 (Fri) 3:59 AM (UTC)


Pick-a-Gift Rewards
Pick-a-Gift Rewards Choices
Day 1
Gold.png Gold x10000

Skill Chip.png Skill Chip x3

Gate Key.png Gate Key x2000
Day 2
R Jewel.png R Jewel x200

R Ticket.jpg R Ticket
Day 3
Gems.png Gems x50

Skill Chip.png Skill Chip x3

EXP Booster.png EXP Booster
Day 4
Gems.png Gems x50

Extra Life.png Extra Life
Day 5
Stone of Darkness.PNG Stone of Darkness x200

Stone of Light.PNG Stone of Light x200

Stone of Water.PNG Stone of Water x200
Day 6
SR Jewel.png SR Jewel x2

Results Booster.png Results Booster
Day 7
Stone of Flame.PNG Stone of Flame x200

Stone of Earth.PNG Stone of Earth x200

Stone of Wind.PNG Stone of Wind x200
Day 8
Gems.png Gems x30

Gate Key.png Gate Key x2000
Day 9
Gems.png Gems x50

Skill Chip.png Skill Chip x3

Extra Card.png Extra Card
Day 10
SR Ticket.png SR Ticket

SR Ticket.png SR Ticket

SR Ticket.png SR Ticket

Ranked Duels: Season 66

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With the start of a new month comes a new season of Ranked Duels. This gives new opportunities for all players to rise the ranks and earn amazing rewards. A new set of cards have also been made available through Ranked Duel Tickets.

Ranked Duels Guide - Season 66

Event Schedule

Event Schedule
7/1 (Thurs) ~ 8/1 (Sun)

Gifts and Rewards

New Ranked Duel Ticket Rewards
Monster Cat Icon.PNGMonster Cat Stray Cat Icon.PNGStray Cat
Old Cards Added to Ranked Duels
Grandsoil the Elemental Lord.pngGrandsoil the Elemental Lord Playmaker Icon.PNGPlaymaker
Genin.PNGGenin M-Warrior #1.pngM-Warrior #1

Because a new season of Ranked Duels has begun, all Ranked Duel Tickets from the month of May have now expired. This month is also the last time you can use the tickets you have earned last June.
Ranked Duels Season 65

Train Your Kuriboh

Train Your Kuriboh Banner.jpg

Train Your Kuriboh is back once again for Duelists to raise the fluffly monster for a chance at rare cards! The longer the training, the better the gift!

Event Schedule

Campaign Date
Until 8/25 5:59 PM (UTC) (Sun)

Train Your Kuriboh Rewards.jpg

Duel as usual everyday to transform your Kuriboh!

Once a day, you can increase the points meter by battling in Ranked Duels; don't forget to take a chance to battle with other Duelists!

  • Ranked Duels - 300 Points
  • Casual Duels - 100 Points
  • Duel World Duels - 100 Points

Possible Rewards

Train Your Kuriboh Points.jpg

Monster / Points Rewards
Kuriboh (100)
R Ticket.jpg R Ticket
Kuribandit (700)
Rainbow Pack.png Rainbow Pack
Sphere Kuriboh (1300)
UR Ticket.png SR/UR Ticket
Relinkuriboh (1400)
UR Ticket (Glossy).png SR/UR Ticket (Glossy)
Kuribohrn (2500)
UR Ticket (Prismatic).png SR/UR Ticket (Prismatic)

4th Anniversary Campaign

4th Anniversary Campaign Large Banner.png

This campaign was launched to celebrate the fourth anniversary of Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links. During this time, the game gives out free bonus rewards to players for logging in.

Event Schedule

Campaign Schedule
1/12/2021 ~ 1/11/2022

Log-in Bonus

4th Anniversary Campaign Banner.jpg

Log-in Bonus Rewards
Gems.png1000 Gems Blue-Eyes Alternative White Dragon.pngBlue-Eyes Alternative White Dragon (Legend) Blue-Eyes White Dragon.pngBlue-Eyes White Dragon (Legend)
Skill Ticket.png Skill Ticket 4th Anniversary Card Sleeve.pngCard Sleeves: 4-Year Anniversary 4th Anniversary Game Mat.pngGame Mat: 4-Year Anniversary

Bonus Stamps

Day Reward
1 UR Ticket (Prismatic).pngUR Ticket (Prismatic)
2 UR Dream Ticket (Glossy).pngUR Dream Ticket (Glossy)
3 SR Ticket (Prismatic).pngSR Ticket (Prismatic)
4 SR Dream Ticket (Glossy).pngSR Dream Ticket (Glossy)
5 UR Ticket (Glossy).pngUR Ticket (Glossy)
6 SR Ticket (Glossy).pngSR Ticket (Glossy)
7 UR Ticket.pngUR Ticket
8 SR Ticket.pngSR Ticket

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