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Gilford the Lightning

Gilford the Lightning
AttributeLIGHT
Monster TypeWarrior
Card typeEffect
Card Effect TypeSummoning condition / Trigger Effect
Level★8
Passcode36354007
ATK2800
DEF1400

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You can Tribute 3 monsters to Tribute Summon (but not Set) this card. If Summoned this way: Destroy all monsters your opponent controls.

How to Get / Rarity

Pack--
Level-up reward--
Victory againstJoey Wheeler level 30/40 [SR]
Card trader--
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Pros

  • Strong ability that can destroy all opponent's monsters.
  • High attack.

Cons

  • Very low defense, making it weak to card rotating effects.
  • Effects only works when 3 monsters are tributed.

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Anonymous
mmmm....
Anonymous
Cyber Style, anyone?
Anonymous
This card is actually a mini Obelisk that can attack on the same turn. After you blow up the field, if you can Special Summon another monster with at least 1200 ATK, then it's an OTK.

Just use AMA to protect it and your other monster from annoying backrows during battle phase.
Anonymous
Here's my attempt at a deck built around Gilford (only have one copy). Stray Lambs, Bubonic Vermin, Kaiser Sea Horse, and various defensive cards help me keep 3 tributes on the field. Once I do, Reinforcements helps me get Gilford reliably. Otherwise, it's a pretty standard beatdown deck. Any ideas for improvement? Specifically, ways to activate Gilford's effect even more easily?
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Cant make out some of those cards, could you maybe list them?
Anonymous
Just kuriboh it up with flute of summoning, normal kuriboh, winged kuribog, and multiply. Special summon kuriboh and use multiply, summon Gilford for 3 kuriboh tokens and done
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
token kuribohs can't be used as tributes
Badger
With that 1400 DEF he gets econed and sphereebolad. Shame...
Me4onyX
lol i just got that after autodueling level20 joey. ty for new update!
Anonymous
Not the greatest card out there, but still looks fun. I just wish Joey would hurry up and drop him. I've grinded him dozens of times and still don't have one copy. Same thing for Weevil and Grasschopper.
<< Anonymous
Some guy Reply
grasschopper is pretty hard. I never got a single one of skull marked ladybug either.
(for anyone confused.. skull marked ladybug is NOT 4-star ladybug).
Anonymous
could bewd + burststream of destruction be better?
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Yes Actually. Blue eyes can get on the filed easier with Kaibaman. Yes it cant attack but 1) your field can be empty and you can still summon BEWD
2) You would need to protect your tributes for one turn i.e waste protection cards
3) In the event of econ/Kuriboh Blue eyes has better DEF stats
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Kaibaman + BEWD + Burst Stream = 3 cards whereas Gilford = 3 random monsters + Gilford = 4 cards. So yeah, BEWD is better. It does take more specific cards, but in return it's far, FAR easier to get out (how often do you have 3 monsters on the field in a turn where you still can Normal Summon?)
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Ah, forgot about Obedience Schooled. But that's not without its cost: it means you have to fill your deck with a lot of lvl 2 Beast-Types (taking into account you may draw some). So, Gilford may be usable in a Baboon deck, but it's a terrible idea to run Obedience Schooled JUST for Gilford
<< Anonymous
Yugi Reply
But Kaibaman added card trader after from my post :D
Anonymous
How would this card be in a venus sky scourge enrise deck?
how about..
gilford + obedience schooled?
Anonymous
i made a warrior deck with gilford with some other beast warriors since i have the sogen field spell. its a prototype tho. need to have gearfried

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