Machina Fortress | Decks and Tips

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Machina Fortress

Machina Fortress
Monster TypeMachine
Card typeEffect
Card Effect TypeUnclassified Effect / Trigger Effect / Continuous Effect
Anti-supportsEffect Monster


You can discard Machine-Type monster(s) whose total Levels equal 8 or more, then Special Summon this card (from your hand or Graveyard). If this card is destroyed by battle and sent to the Graveyard: Target 1 card your opponent controls; destroy that target. Before resolving an opponent's monster effect that targets this face-up card, look at your opponent's hand and discard 1 card from their hand.

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  • Self Special Summoning and revival.
  • Removal effect.
  • Can force your opponent to discard.


  • Special Summoning effect can be costly.
  • Removal effect can only be used when destroyed by battle.
  • Relies on your opponent’s action to use force discard effect.


  • You can discard Machina Fortress as part of the cost for its own Special Summoning.
  • You can crash Machina Fortress into a more powerful monster to get rid of it. Then later revive Machina Fortress with its own effect.
  • Can be used in any deck primarily composed of Machine monsters.


Machina Soldier can Special Summon Machina Fortress from your hand without cost. Machina Gearframe can search Machina Fortress and be equipped to it for protection.

You can discard Machina Megaform as the cost for Machina Fortress’ summoning. The Machina Megaform in the graveyard can then be Special Summoned when Machina Fortress is sent to the graveyard.

Cyber Dragon

Machina Fortress can be Special Summoned by discarding Cyber Dragon or other monsters that can act as Cyber Dragon in the graveyard. You can then use the discarded Cyber Dragons for something like Chimeratech Overdragon or Chimeratech Rampage Dragon.

Scrap Recycler

Scrap Recycler can pitch Machina Fortress to the graveyard which will be revived by its own effect. Discard 2 EARTH Machine monsters to revive Machina Fortress, and with Scrap Recycler’s effect return those same monsters and the deck to draw a card.


Machina Deck



ActionsDiscards for cost / Your opponent discards / Reveals your opponent's hand / Activates from your Graveyard
Monster/Spell/Trap categoriesDestroys your opponent's Monster Cards / Destroys your opponent's Spell Cards / Destroys your opponent's Trap Cards
Summoning categoriesSpecial Summons itself from your hand / Special Summons itself from your Graveyard


Possible combo with AG and AG reborn?
<< Anonymous
Anonymous 16days ago Reply
Tried it..but it seems kinda slow.🔥ing game always not let me draw it on my 1st turn.
I only wish it was DARK type so it would combo with Desperado
kinda powerful
You can use itself for its effect hahahaha this card's incredible
This annoying tank is back

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