Yu-Gi-Oh was one of the most popular Japanese Anime in the late part of the 90’s. Konami is coming up with ‘ Yu-Gi-Oh Duel Links‘, which is a virtual reality trading card game, where you get to challenge opponents in real time. It is available both in the Android and the iOS platform. And it is also completely free of cost.
Rules of the game: Konami has tweaked some of the rules. It is slightly different from the original version. For example, in the original version the deck size used to be between 40 cards and 60 cards. However, here the deck size ranges between 20 cards and 30 cards. The total card pool has also been reduced to just 700 from 8000. However, these changes are for the betterment of the game. The duels gets over quickly. And because of the simple rules, it is also possible for new players to get used to this game quickly.
How to play: At the start of the game, you have to play as either Yami or Seto. However, as you progress, you will be able to unlock more characters like Joey or Rex. There are a total of 15 characters which you can unlock. Each character has its own deck. However, with every battle you win, you will earn new cards which can be used to update your deck. You can also build a completely new deck if you want.
Graphics: Graphics is one of the biggest strengths of this game. The smooth and intuitive interface also makes it more enjoyable to play. It also features the voice actors who were there in the original anime. Hence, if you used to watch this series, then you will love to hear their voices all over again.
Auto Duel: Auto Duel is one of the best features of this game. The computer will take control of your deck. This will make the duels much more quicker. If you are a new player, it also gives you an opportunity to learn some of the moves which the computer uses.
Online Platform: Once you have a good deck and you are confident of your skills, you can play with players from all over the world. You can also challenge your friends if you want.
Conclusion: Overall it is a very fun and entertaining game to play. The nostalgic audio tracks and the superb 3D animations are great. The free price tag also makes it more appealing.