Lightning Vortex | Decks and Tips

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Lightning Vortex

Lightning Vortex
TypeSpell Card
Card Effect TypeCost / Card effect


Discard 1 card; destroy all face-up monsters your opponent controls.

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I still remember people think this card is weak and won't get any play but didn't realize most of deck nowadays using face up monster lol
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
It's not like any monster can attack in face down defense position (yet), right?
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
it sounds stupid and would create a lot of ruling issues so I don't think it will ever happen
Konami should learn from Kaiba, in Battle City arc, he banned all the card that destroy opponent's card.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Yeah, which is why Yugi had Mystic Box, De-Spell, Exile of the Wicked, Ragnarok and Dust Tornado in his Battle City Deck. ;p
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Battle City only banned burn cards and easy mass destruction cards lol, not all card that destroys with effect.

Cards that destroy only 1 other card, or has certain requirement to destroy all cards thus balancing the effect, are still allowed.
This fcking card should be banned immediately
<< Anonymous(VH)
Anonymous Reply
You forgot the /s
It’s not right when you go first and your scumbag opponent top decks this card going second.
This + trunade = VIP seat in hell
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Thankfully nobody use this card, eh?
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
boy you will shocked to look at the current KCGT 2021... onomat deck abusing this card along with gagaga bolt
I got all my harpie needs in the first half of the box twice in a row but still no vortex. Should I reset again or should I dig so I can have 2?
<< Anonymous
Anonymous 7days ago Reply
^This mean they failed to OTK that turn lol. Pretty much everything most deck needed to counter back during the next turn.
A difference between normal spell vs quick spell or trap card is really affect the duel lol.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous 7days ago Reply
Also why does it matter when this card is not Once per turn? If all monsters on the field are already destroyed. Then you obviously can't activate the second one. Unless the monsters your opponent controls has a floating effect that special summon a monster(s) after being destroyed. But do you really want to discard your entire resource on your hand? You wouldn't even able to do a comeback next t
<< Anonymous
Anonymous 7days ago Reply
It's very rare for Blue eyes decks to OTK turn 2.
Even if they wiped your monsters on the field. They to deal with backrow cards too.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous 7days ago Reply
*have to
I got all my harpie needs in the first half of the box twice in a row but still no vortex. Should I reset again or should I dig so I can have 2?
Overhyped card XD
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Kind of sacky, makes going second more OP than it already was. This card had decent usage when looking at the recent KC cup data. Wouldn’t be surprised if it gets limited for the same reason as TTH just so meta decks don’t have access to it.
If I activate lightning vortex on my opponent Spirit dragon of white, can he Tag out into azure eyes and make his blue-eyes indestructible?
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
No. He needs to do it BEFORE you activate lightning vortex
Just used this and Harpies Feather Duster back to back, pretty 🔥

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the card doesn't work bro
Make Duel Links great again.
I think OP is just a troll. Every single deck has an answer to annoying spells/traps.
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