Ancient Dragon | Decks and Ruling

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Ancient Dragon

Ancient Dragon
Monster TypeDragon
Card typeEffect
Card Effect TypeTrigger Effect


When this card inflicts battle damage to your opponent by a direct attack: You can increase this card's Level by 1 and ATK by 500.

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How to GetRarity
Pack: Neo-ImpactR


(The degree to which you should get this card)
  • The effect of this monster is not easy to use.



  • The effect increasing this card's level and ATK is trigger effect and start a chain.


Stat changesThis card gains ATK / This card gains Levels

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Play it with Luminous Spark so that it has good ATK right off the bat.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
Unless you have Shine Palace, because instead of 500 atk you get 700, and you don't lose 400 def.
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
It's a good vanilla :D
<< Anonymous
Anonymous Reply
why not both?
Might be interesting for Synchro decks?
I love this card so much.
<< Anonymous(Valencia)
Anonymous Reply
Same :D
I noticed that in an auto duel, when it attacks directly the opponent, it does not activate its effect. Maybe it was a coincidence but I am assuming it just works like it in general.
<< Anonymous(Gooby)
Oak'sParcel Reply
Well the card does say that you CAN do it. So maybe the AI decided not to activate it.
<< Anonymous(Oak'sParcel)
Koronus Reply
The AI is a brainhead.
Seto Kaiba
After getting it's effect, you can use Seto Kaiba´s Beatdown skill and avoid 4 star ladybug of doom.
This card has saved my hide a bunch of times with Kaiba's Peak Performance skill and the field spell. I would imagine it does not work as well without this field spell. If you strategically play this card while making sure you already have a monster on the field that can clear your opponent's field, this monster can be really powerful and useful.

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What is the best deck that can synchro and Xyz rank 4 with high atk tuner?
Yes, neos fusion for example can activate its effect.
Getting 3 copies for collection is fine, but I hope you are not planning to bring 3 copies in you...
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