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Slifer the Sky Dragon

Slifer the Sky Dragon
AttributeDIVINE
Monster TypeDivine-Beast
Card typeNormal
Level★10

text

The heavens twist and thunder roars, signaling the coming of this ancient creature, and the dawn of true power.

How to get / Rarity

Pack--
Level-up reward--
Victory against--
Card trader--
Other1 Year Anniversary Reward [UR]

Evaluation

Rating-/10

Pros

  • Potentially high attack depending on number of cards in your hand.
  • Its attack reduction on your opponent's monster is permanent.
  • Destroys monsters that your opponent summons if it's below 2,000 attack.
  • Can be special summoned, but will only last until the end phase.
  • Can still be useful even if it has low attack.

Cons

  • Difficult to summon.
  • Can only last for 1 turn if special summoned.

Tips

Tribute summoning

Getting the tribute fodders can be easy if you use tokens or Ra's Disciple, but it won't be good if you don't pair them with other cards that can take advantage of it. You will also need some protection spell/trap cards in order to tribute summon for the next turn, or use Double Summon instead, making it quite a heavy investment and can be bad if your opponent can counter it.

Special summon

Special summoning Slifer will only make it stay until the end phase, but it can still be effective if you summon it during your opponent's turn before they summon monsters. It can also still be good if you want an extra attack during your turn if you can secure the win.

Draw power

Draw cards for certain monster type/attributes like Wonder Wand, Cards of the Red Stone, or even Soul Transition can be good if your deck synergizes with them, but cards like Jar of Greed or Good Goblin Housekeeping can be used in almost all decks, and it can even work as a surprise attack increase for Slifer. Golden Bamboo can also be good if you can pair that up with cards like Maha Vailo or Mythical Beast Cerberus.

Dealing with set monsters

Since Slifer can destroy, or cripple your opponent's summoned monsters, people will often set their monsters to defend against an attack. You can use cards like Meteorain or Big Bang shot to inflict some piercing damage when attacking them, or you can simply go for direct attacks instead. You can use cards like Shadowslayer, Secret Pass to the Treasures, or Shooting Star Bow - Ceal. Gravity Axe - Grarl can also be helpful to keep them locked and prevent flip effects.

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Elliot 12hour ago
The most rubbish card ever basically a waste of space
<< Anonymous(Elliot)
Anonymous 11hour ago Reply
nah, the legal Ra is actually more rubbish than this one, if you think about it.

At least this card doesn't make you a sitting duck against Burn.
Anonymous
anyone know of a deck for him? I only know that the infinite cards card and him are the only two I got to make a deck thus far :P
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Ra's disciple, cosmic compass, hamstrat, greed cards, generic backrow, duel standby skill, trash icon.

<< Anonymous
Kolacic 7days ago Reply
You can use this deck for farm too :) (7k+ points)
Anonymous
how to summon this? I hav 2 monsters on my side but it wont let me summon :(
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
It because you can't fúcking read
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Savage XD
<< Anonymous
Edwin Reply
You need 3 monsters on the field to summon Slifer.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Has to be 3 monsters..
Anonymous
STOOPID!! I have 2 tribute but me canno sumon slider!!i!1 this game dumb wtf
<< Anonymous
Just You Wait!! Reply
...WHAT A TARD!!!
<< Anonymous(Just You Wait!!)
Anonymous Reply
He's special he's a re-turd
<< Anonymous
AnonPenguin Reply
Your WiFi might be glitching out, I find that connection to the free WiFi at TGI Fridays gets me plenty of luck summoning Slider, in fact I summoned multiples while there.
<< Anonymous(AnonPenguin)
Anonymous Reply
you went a long way for a bad pun lol

respect
Anonymous
I love how every "newbie" is up in arms about how the gods aren't like the anime and CAN be effected by spell/traps. But the VERY FIRST THING yugi does against slifer the sky dragon is use spellbinding circle on it lol.
Anonymous
testing...
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
dude you dont need piercing you can just direct atk with bamboo
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
maybe to counter massivemorph?
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
What are the Names of those cards? And which character best suits this deck? Thanks in Advance
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
rip bamboo
sarllo
My osiris never activate the second mounth effect : i lost a game vs yugi muto bcuz he especial summond valkyrion and osiris did nothing
Anonymous
You cant set this an jam breeding machine only lets you set, so...
Anonymous
The selection box has "60 packs" and each pack contains 12 cards. Each of the 60 pack guarantees a SR or a UR.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Noob!!! Earn Gems!
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Guaranteed SR/UR makes it worth it.
<< Anonymous(Anonymity)
Anonymous Reply
each pack is 12 cards retards so exact same price as normal but better cards
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Soooo, the nagative being what you stupif cuk? Same price but you get draws from a pool of all good cards? guarenjtee ur or sr sooner?? Whiney faggot
Anonymous
Wish the gods were more useful. It'd be awesome if they were viable in pvp somehow
Anonymous
Does anyone know if you can get his mat by summoning him 100 times, Like Ra?
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Reddit has mostly confirmed this i think, use creator loop to special summon him like ten times per duel
<< Anonymous
SmartASS Reply
It's been added. You could use gonogo trick to farm. I haven't tested it. Farming RA now
Anonymous
does shallow grave work?
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Burst Rebirth Works Tho...
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
it still a special summon so it work i've tried it
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
best way to get him to the grave then? thinking about using a The Creator build for slifer and upcoming obelisk, shallow would be good for this too
<< Anonymous
Dingus Reply
Tested - shallow & burst work but he still sends himself to the grave in the end phase after flipping.

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