During either player's turn, when your opponent activates a Spell Card that includes an effect that Special Summons a monster(s): You can Special Summon this card from your hand. If Summoned this way, while this card is face-up on the field, any card sent to the Graveyard is banished instead. If this card is sent from the field to the Graveyard: You can add 1 EARTH Insect-Type monster with 1500 or less ATK from your Deck to your hand, except "Retaliating "C"".
|Other||Tetsu Trudge Unlock Event [SR]|
Banish multiple of your cards to give Golden Homonculus a large stat boost. With Retaliating "C" on the field any monster sent to the graveyard will be banished. Use this to your advantage by using monsters like Giant Rex, D.D. Scout Plane and D.D. Survivor that can recover themselves when they are banished.
Monsters banished by the effect of Retaliating "C" can be revived with cards like D.D.R. - Different Dimension Reincarnation, Escape from the Dark Dimension, and Release from Stone.
You can use Pot of Acquisitiveness to retrieve banished cards also drawing a card.
Here are other monsters with effects that search Insect-type monsters that can be used Alongside Retaliating "C" to thin your deck and load your graveyard.
|Actions||Activates from your Graveyard|
|Banished categories||Banishes from your field / Banishes from your opponent's field|
|Summoning categories||Special Summons itself from your hand|