1 Tuner + 1 or more non-Tuner monsters
If this card destroys a monster by battle and sends it to the Graveyard: Gain LP equal to that monster's original ATK in the Graveyard. During either player's turn, when a Spell/Trap Card is activated that targets exactly 1 Psychic-Type monster (and no other cards): You can pay 1000 LP; negate the activation, and if you do, destroy it.
|Pack||Guardians of Rock [SR]|
Use a level-5 monster that can easily be Special Summoned along with a level-3 Tuner to make Thought Ruler Archfiend. For example, you can Special Summon The Tricky and Normal Summon Dark Resonator.
You can Normal Summon Trident Warrior and with his effect Special Summon Delta Tri. Delta Tri can turn Trident Warrior into a level-5 monster then you can make Thought Ruler Archfiend.
Here are some monsters with a similar effect that heals its user’s LP equal to the stat of the monster it destroyed. The strongest monsters with this effect might be Thought Ruler Archfiend and Guardian Angel Joan which are both difficult to summon without their own dedicated strategy.
Use this to change all your monsters to Psychic-types so that they can be protected by Thought Ruler Archfiend.
Summon Lava Golem in defense position to get rid of 2 of your opponent’s monsters. Then use Thought Ruler Archfiend to destroy Lava Golem and heal 3000 LP.
Aromage is a deck that really appreciates heal effects to help them trigger their own effects. Thought Ruler Archfiend can be useful as a beater which also heals in this deck.
|Monster/Spell/Trap categories||Negates the activation of Spell Cards / Destroys Spell Cards / Negates the activation of Trap Cards / Destroys Trap Cards|
|LP||You gain Life Points / Pays Life Points for cost|