Joey Wheeler

This page describes Joey Wheeler's skill, cards, and decks in Yu-Gi-Oh Duel Links.
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update 09/04/2017

Skill updates!

Joey's Reinforcement skill will be changed on May 23. The new skill description is below.

[Skill]Notable Changes
ReinforcementReturn 1 card from your hand to your Deck and draw a random Warrior-Type monster.


Level 5 is enough

After you get a copy of Polymerization as a reward for leveling up Joey to 5, you may give preference to other Legendary Duelists over Joey for leveling up.

Get Joey to acquire "Gambling" skills

Based on Joey’s dueling style in Yu-gi-oh anime that greatly depends on luck, effects that contains the use of dice and/or coins seems to be represent in his drop skill sets. Although not very reliable in the duel, these skill could turn the tides of duel if you are facing a defeat.
→ Luck on Your Side: deck recipe

For notes about other skills, see a skill section below.

Take Metalmorph from Joey!

  • Joey’s duel reward card pool contains one of the most strong card in the game; Metalmorph although some of the card reward in “R” rarity are not so useful like Red-Eyes Black Metal Dragon.
  • Although Joey could be unlock and duel at early level, it is suggested that player don’t over spending gate key on him yet, in the beginning (wait for level 40 to be available).
  • Here is a deck to get around 6000 score against Joey.
    → High Score Cerberus agianst Joey Lvl40

How to unlock

Trigger event

Once you reach Stage 3, Joey appears at the Gate and Joey unlock missions become avaialable.

Unlock missions

  • Reaches Stage 3.
  • Win 1 Duel(s) against Joey Wheeler at Level 1 in Duel World.

Joey's skills

Note: More skills are expected! Report Skill name and details by submitting comments or screenshot at the bottom of the page.

Exclusive skills

[Skill] descriptionHow to get
LP Boost α
Increases starting Life Points by 1000.
The skill is activated randomly when your turn starts. Your Life Points does not get decreased to less than 1 until your opponent's next turn ends.
Can be used each time your Life Points decrease by 1800. In the Draw Phase, instead of doing a normal draw, draw a random Warrior-Type monster.
Roll 'n' Boost
Can be used each time your Life Points decrease by 2000. Show 1 monster card in your hand to the opponent and roll the die once. The Level of the monster shown becomes that of the die number untile the end of the turn.
Last Gamble
Can be used in your Main Phase, starting from the fifth turn. Upon activation, reduces your LP to 100 and discards 2 cards from your hand. You roll a die and draw that number of cards. This skill can only be used once per Duel.
Luck on Your Side
If your Life Points drop below 1000, your coin tosses always land on heads.

Common skills

Level-Up Rewards

What is level rewards?

Level reward is what you can obtain by leveling up characters, including gems, cards, skills, extra deck slots.

Rewards for leveling up Joey

2Gem x10
3[Skill] LP Boost Alpha
4Deck Slot (Joey)
6Gem x15
7Flame Swordsman
8Alligator's Sword
9Gem x25
10Deck Slot (Joey)
11Legendary Sword
12Gem x35
13[Skill] Grit
14Mystical Sheep #1
15Gem x50
16Alligator's Sword Dragon
17Gem x60
18Time Wizard
19Gem x75
20[Skill] Reiinforcements
21Thousand Dragon
22Gem x100
23Rocket Warrior
24Gem x120
25Heart of the Underdog
26Gem x150
27Deck Slot (Joey)
28Gem x200
29Gem x250
30Gem x300
31Gold x100,000
32Gem x200
33Rocket WarriorRocket Warrior
34Gem x250
35Dice Re-RollDice Re-Roll

Reward cards

What are reward cards?

Reward cards are cards that You can get as reward for gaining a victory over legend duelists.

Exclusive rewards

The list of cards that you can obtain by winning a duel against level 40 Joey Wheeler is below.

Card / [Rarity]Joey's Level
Time WizardTime Wizard [SR]30 or above
MetalmorphMetalmorph [SR]30 or above
Shield & SwordShield & Sword [SR]30 or above
Graceful DiceGraceful Dice [SR]30 or above
Skull DiceSkull Dice [SR]30 or above
Gilford the LightningGilford the Lightning [SR]30 or above
Swamp BattleguardSwamp Battleguard [N]All levels
HinotamaHinotama [R]All levels
SogenSogen [R]All levels
Lava BattleguardLava Battleguard [N]All levels
Red-Eyes Black Metal DragonRed-Eyes Black Metal Dragon [R]All levels
Alligator's SwordAlligator's Sword [R]All levels
GraverobberGraverobber [R]All levels
ExchangeExchange [R]All levels

Joey's starter deck

Red-Eyes B. DragonMasaki the Legendary SwordsmanMasaki the Legendary SwordsmanMasaki the Legendary SwordsmanM-Warrior #1M-Warrior #1
M-Warrior #1Hero of the EastHero of the EastM-Warrior #2M-Warrior #2M-Warrior #2
Baby DragonBaby DragonFlame ManipulatorFlame ManipulatorBattle WarriorBattle Warrior
Battle WarriorBlue Medicine----


Joey in manga/anime

Joey Wheeler is one of Yugi Muto's friends and classmates. He had teased Yugi at first, but changed his mind after seeing Yugi's bravery. He improved his skills to play the card game, and he and Yugi Muto helped each other.


xx 1days ago
the luck is real
anoymous 2days ago
As a Joey main, I felt disrespected at "Level 5 is enough"
anoymous 2days ago
what kind of deck do you recommend, I would like to try and use Joey more
LUL 1days ago
wait until they buff reinforcement I guess.
anoymous 8days ago
People, do you know anything if Marik will appeared at the gate?? Please, reply me if you know something
anoymous 9days ago
Hey guys, when does Odion appear at the gate?
anoymous 8days ago
Oh, ok, I've just unlocked him using 300 trap cards
Junior 9days ago
I hope we can get Gearfried from him soon.

>I finally got this guy to drop Skull Dice. If he drop graceful Dice I'd be real happy
BiGMeat69 20days ago
Roll 'n' Boost is a useless skill
Pedro Teodoro 23days ago
O acho que​o Joey poderia ter a abilidade de começar com a carta de campo sogen, é difícil montar um bom deck guerreiro e o Joey é o cara ideal para isso, obrigado se puder ajudar agradeço
Mikey 27days ago
How to acquire the last game drop skill the easiest? What decks to use and who to use them against? And how many approx duels till you got it? Thanks
Joe 1/1/1970
Hey! Has anyone thought of listing Monsters, spells, and traps that legendary duelists specifically refer to by name?
anoymous 1/1/1970
Hi there, is the starter deck really complete? Because the given deck include only 19 cards, but 20 cards are needed. Has someone futher advice? Thanks
anoymous 1/1/1970
Hi, according to there should be three M-Warrior #2
anoymous 1/1/1970
Thank you
cless_weapon 1/1/1970
The cards gains in lv 10-20 are the same? If yes, is there any advantage in fighting lv 20?
Maulwurf93 1/1/1970
Just wanted to let you know that lvl 30 Joey just used Block Attack against me, so that you can add it to the list :)

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