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Floodgate Trap Hole | Decks and Ruling

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Floodgate Trap Hole

Floodgate Trap Hole
TypeTrap Card
PropertyNormal
Card Effect TypeActivation requirement / Card effect
Passcode69599136
ArchetypesTrap Hole

text

When your opponent Summons a monster(s): Change that monster(s) to face-down Defense Position. Monsters changed to face-down Defense Position by this effect cannot change their battle positions.

How to get / rarity

PackGeneration Next [UR]
Level-up reward--
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Card trader--
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Evaluation

RatingB+

Pros

  • It switches the Summoned Monster by your opponent to face-down defense position
  • The affected monster can't change its battle position.

Cons

  • None.

Tips

Monster Zone Lock

You can possibly lock your opponent's monster zone if he/she has no tribute monsters. Use Floodgate Trap Hole when your opponent Summons a Monster. Then disable the 2 remaining zones by using Ojama Knight's effect. You can then wait to get the cards that you needed or burn your opponent.

Rulings

The text "monster(s)" on Floodgate Trap Hole means that it can affect multiple cards. See these screenshots below for example.

The opponent used The Flute of Summoning Dragon to Special Summon 2 Blue-Eyes White Dragon on the field. Then the Floodgate Trap Hole prompt pops up.

Floodgate Trap Hole is Activated.

Both of the Blue-Eyes White Dragon has been switched to face-down defense position.

Decks

Classifications

ActionsChanges Battle Positions / Flips monsters face-down / Prevents Battle Position changes

Comments

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Anonymous 3days ago
Didn't get Floodgate but got the Pendulum cards , complete scam
<< Anonymous
Anonymous 3days ago Reply
Sorry was in my giftbox
MangakaJ96
Could this card happen to work on Azure Eyes Silver Dragon Synchro before it's "Untargetable on Dragon" effect applies?
<< Anonymous
Konami Reply
Dear Customer,
Please, purchase 3 copies of this powerful trap cards before we limit it.

Thank you for playing Duel Links.
<< Anonymous(Konami)
Konami 19days ago Reply
Dear valuable customer

We hope you enjoyed your 3 copies of this powerful trap card as we will now be limiting it. If you want to keep winning duels we suggest buying newer more powerful trap cards that will be released soon.

Thank you for playing Duel Links.
<< Anonymous(Konami)
Anonymous 19days ago Reply
^
terrible attempt, faker. FTH is already one of the most powerful Trap card in speed duel format.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous 19days ago Reply
Yeah too much text, not even funny. That other konami that just parrots thank you for playing duel links to sal ty comments is better
Anonymous
Cons: None
Absolutely amazing.
<< Anonymous(MangakaJ96)
MangakaJ96 Reply
Also, it's a waste to use on Lunalights too since LL Fusion can fuse face-down Lunalights too.
<< Anonymous(MangakaJ96)
Anonymous Reply
It will not be a waste because people always floodgate the fusion monsters.
<< Anonymous(MangakaJ96)
MangakaJ96 Reply
...well, the main deck ones at least unless you're trying to stop Rabbit, I guess...idk really
<< Anonymous
MangakaJ96 Reply
I mean the main deck Fusion materials, not the fusions themselves (although it's unwise to use it on a RB Fusion if it has the ability to chain a tag-out).
Anonymous
looks like a card that blair would use
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
or yubel
<< Anonymous
MangakaJ96 Reply
Why Blair?
GhostBird
Im not quite remember when was the last time i trigger 2 simultaneously face down forever with this card.

Just now it happening again. 1 floodgate turn facedown 2 monster simultaneously.

#DuelReplay #DuelLinks
https://duellinks.konami.net/att/0015ea140cacb63f1d99790023b1fbdc40d5acd73e
Anonymous
I now have three copies, NOW it'll end up on the banlist.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
(^o^)
Anonymous
anyone facing problem that it has no effect on special summon monster? could not activate it and even i can it has no effect
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
What monster(s) are you talking about? There could be several reasons why you can't activate it or why it has no effect
Anonymous
The most elusive card to avoid the ban/limited list.
<< Anonymous
ID.. Reply
It's because you are the one supposed to dodge that trap hole
<< Anonymous(ID..)
Anonymous Reply
Not being banned is a strong point of that card.
It's so expensive to obtain that the price ends up replacing the banlist in limiting its power.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
it doesnt deserve a ban.just use it in fair amounts.max 2.dont even limit it.only fiendish chain and karma cut needs limiting.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
"It's so expensive to obtain that the price ends up replacing the banlist in limiting its power" it doesnt apply at all.a card is not not limit cos its rare.floodgate is fine.allister is not.
Anonymous
This card is pure 🔥 & not healthy for the game
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Bro compared to the monsters we are facing it is one of the few cures that prevent OTK
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Its sure unhealthy for the game in 3 card slot monster format, canadia is healthier than floodgate cause its doesn't clog and the game became stall
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
This card is an unhealthy card, yes.

But this card is also one of the few cure against even more unhealthy monsters in the game.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
if you run 2 its healthy.if there would be no non targetable monsters i may agree too limit it at 3.
Anonymous
Cons: Trap
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Thats not cons fools!
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
It is. I hate purple!
Anonymous
10000000000 times better than Void trap hole ... Planning to get third Floodgate than searching for this void 🔥
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
I currently have 2 floodgate trap holes. Why do you think void is so much worse? I like voids negation of monster effect ability
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Because void doesnt hit monsters with less than 2000attack and monsters special sumoned by traps/spells. Also it is preferable to let their monster blocked f/d in their field than in their grave. Keep in mind most mosters today have in grave effects and can still be useable
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
But most importantly, because it doesnt hit normal summons.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Floodgate has a biggest range in what to hit
Anonymous
Although I have 3 of this but this I wish that it will be hit with a limit 3 for a better gameplay experience.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
who gets those cards with gems lol, that's what dream tickets are for.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Gems must be spent on old boxes during 50% off deals.

Besides, Old boxes contain MUCH MORE generic not archetype dependent cards than new boxes. In new boxes, except for a few UR/SR per box most other cards don't work outside their own archetype.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Totaly agree with above posts. Tickets should be wisely used on old box staples that usually contain 90% trash cards. Also, NEVER EVER let gem discount period to get away when you despirately need an old staple card. They come rarely and for about 5000 you can open complete a 200 pack main box, and if you are lucky much much less.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Not 90% trash cards because those old boxes contain more generic cards that are usable in any deck + a few staples.

On the contrary, new boxes contain a few staples. Everything else can't be used if you don't play the same deck. Like the recent ones mainly contained supports for Bunjin, Fishes, etc.

How do you expect a BE or SHS deck to make use of that?
Old boxes have more splashable cards

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