When it comes to the most iconic cards in Yu-Gi-Oh it's hard to top Blue-Eyes White Dragon or Dark Magician. But if you're talking about the all-time greats, you've gotta include Yugi's original boss monster from the very first episode of the show: Exodia.

Each piece of Exodia the Forbidden One has spent most of its life on the Limited List, but year after year, that hasn't stopped people from trying to capture the magic they first saw on their TV screens. There's just no way to win the game that's anywhere near as epic: assemble all five pieces of Exodia and the duel's yours, as the Forbidden One wreaks obliteration on your opponent!

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…Problem is, there are five pieces of Exodia, and none of them have any effects. Technically Exodia's an Effect Monster, but its printed card text isn't classified as an effect. It's a win condition, which is actually treated as a different thing in the game system. So… is Exodia the Forbidden One even really an Effect Monster?

These are the questions that keep me up at night.

But yeah, today I want to show you three different Exodia decks built to achieve Yu-Gi-Oh's OG alternate win condition, pairing the Exodia engine with three different play styles, at three different levels of budget. Get ready to obliterate!

The Enemy Of My Enemy Is My… Friend?

It's that time of year again! A new Forbidden & Limited List will soon usher in a new meta for the next few months, shaking up things on the competitive and casual scenes! Or at least, it might. Sometimes yes, and sometimes no.

Obviously, the hits to Eva, Fire Formation - Tenki, Prank-Kids Meow-Meow-Mu, and Zoodiac Barrage tackle some of the stronger decks you'll see today, but I'm irked that the new list didn't go further to solve some of the nuisances on a larger scale.

Case in point? Yes, there are ways to deal with Mystic Mine. And sure, it's not always an auto-win. But Mystic Mine takes literally no skill and often reshapes the game to an unfair degree. All that being said, if you're playing to win you should always play anything and everything to maximize your chance at victory.

Except those cards up there^. Do us all a favour: please don't do that.

Mystic Mine incredibly good at stalling. Normally that means stalling until you draw into good cards in a regular deck like Sky Striker or Tri-Brigade, but in today's case you're looking for four appendages and a face. Basically, if you play Mystic Mine and win because of it… well, it sucks for your opponent, I guess? And hey, you'll draw Exodia in the meantime!

Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Deck - Mystic Mine Exodia by Loukas Peterson

'Mystic Mine Exodia' - constructed deck list and prices for the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game from TCGplayer Infinite!

Created By: Loukas Peterson

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Market Price: $494.30

Cards

Silent Wobby

Market Price: $6.98

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During your Main Phase: You can Special Summon this card from your hand to your opponent's side of the field. When Special Summoned this way: The controller draws 1 card, also the controller's opponent gains 2000 Life Points. You can only use this effect of "Silent Wobby" once per turn. The controller's hand size limit becomes 3.

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Right Leg of the Forbidden One

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A forbidden right leg sealed by magic. Whosoever breaks this seal will know infinite power.

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Ledger of Legerdemain

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Banish 3 cards from the top of your Deck, face-down; during your 3rd Standby Phase after this card's activation, add those 3 banished cards to your hand. You can only activate 1 "Ledger of Legerdemain" per turn.

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Left Arm of the Forbidden One

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A forbidden left arm sealed by magic. Whosoever breaks this seal will know infinite power.

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Pot of Duality

Market Price: $0.24

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Excavate the top 3 cards of your Deck, add 1 of them to your hand, also, after that, shuffle the rest back into your Deck. You can only activate 1 "Pot of Duality" per turn. You cannot Special Summon during the turn you activate this card.

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Stardust Dragon

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1 Tuner + 1+ non-Tuner monsters

When a card or effect is activated that would destroy a card(s) on the field (Quick Effect): You can Tribute this card; negate the activation, and if you do, destroy it. During the End Phase, if this effect was activated this turn (and was not negated): You can Special Summon this card from your GY.

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Blue-Eyes Ultimate Dragon

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"Blue-Eyes White Dragon" + "Blue-Eyes White Dragon" + "Blue-Eyes White Dragon"

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Exodia the Forbidden One

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When you have "Right Leg of the Forbidden One", "Left Leg of the Forbidden One", "Right Arm of the Forbidden One" and "Left Arm of the Forbidden One" in addition to this card in your hand, you win the Duel.

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Trap Trick

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Banish 1 Normal Trap from your Deck, except "Trap Trick", and Set 1 card with the same name directly from your Deck, also it can be activated this turn. You can only activate 1 Trap for the rest of this turn after this card resolves. You can only activate 1 "Trap Trick" per turn.

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Solemn Judgment

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Pay half of your Life Points. Negate the activation of a Spell Card / Trap Card / Normal Summon / Flip Summon / Special Summon and destroy the Spell Card, Trap Card, or Summoned monster.

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Left Leg of the Forbidden One

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A forbidden left leg sealed by magic. Whosoever breaks this seal will know infinite power.

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Vortex Trooper

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When this card is Normal Summoned, you can shuffle 2 cards from your hand into your Deck, then draw 2 cards. After this card is destroyed, draw 1 card.

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Right Arm of the Forbidden One

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A forbidden right arm sealed by magic. Whosoever breaks this seal will know infinite power.

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Five-Headed Dragon

Market Price: $1.01

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5 Dragon-Type monsters

Must be Fusion Summoned, and cannot be Special Summoned by other ways. Cannot be destroyed by battle with a DARK, EARTH, WATER, FIRE, or WIND monster.

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Shard of Greed

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Each time you draw a card(s) for your normal draw in your Draw Phase, place 1 Greed Counter on this card. You can send this card with 2 or more Greed Counters to the Graveyard; draw 2 cards.

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Jar of Greed

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Draw 1 card from your Deck.

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Metaverse

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Take 1 Field Spell from your Deck, and either activate it or add it to your hand.

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Hope for Escape

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Activate only if your opponent's Life Points are at least 1000 higher than yours. Pay 1000 Life Points. Draw 1 card for every 2000 points difference between your Life Points and your opponent's.

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Terraforming

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Add 1 Field Spell from your Deck to your hand.

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Pot of Prosperity

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Banish 3 or 6 cards of your choice from your Extra Deck, face-down; for the rest of this turn after this card resolves, any damage your opponent takes is halved, also excavate cards from the top of your Deck equal to the number of cards banished, add 1 excavated card to your hand, place the rest on the bottom of your Deck in any order. You can only activate 1 "Pot of Prosperity" per turn. You cannot draw cards by card effects the turn you activate this card.

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Dragon Master Knight

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"Black Luster Soldier" + "Blue-Eyes Ultimate Dragon"

Must be Fusion Summoned and cannot be Special Summoned by other ways. This card gains 500 ATK for each Dragon-Type monster you control, except this card.

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Mystic Mine

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If your opponent controls more monsters than you do, your opponent cannot activate monster effects or declare an attack. If you control more monsters than your opponent does, you cannot activate monster effects or declare an attack. Once per turn, during the End Phase, if both players control the same number of monsters: Destroy this card.

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Dark Bribe

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When an opponent's Spell/Trap Card is activated: Your opponent draws 1 card, also negate the Spell/Trap activation, and if you do, destroy it.

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Demise of the Land

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When your opponent Special Summons a monster(s): Activate 1 Field Spell Card directly from your Deck.


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Quintet Magician

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5 Spellcaster monsters

Must be Fusion Summoned. If this card is Fusion Summoned using 5 Spellcaster monsters with different names: You can destroy all cards your opponent controls. This face-up card on the field cannot be Tributed, nor used as Fusion Material, also it cannot be destroyed by card effects.

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Thankfully, most decks only have so many ways to destroy Mystic Mine. Meanwhile all your combined copies of Metaverse, Demise of the Land, Terraforming, and Mystic Mine give you the right math to see it early on, though it's not an automatic victory. Don't think you'll open with Mystic Mine on Turn 1 every game and be 100% good from there.

Thankfully, Solemn Judgment and Dark Bribe will take care of up to six threats your opponent might throw at you. There are plenty of spells and traps that can take Mystic Mine out, but your opponent won't have plenty of those options. They'll have very few of those cards to rely on.

Go and pick literally any top deck and see if they have more than six easy outs. Chances are, you'll be good as long as you can draw the cards.

Please… Speed… Up

Okay, so the worst part about playing Mystic Mine is waiting around to draw Exodia. It could take literally over 30 turns, so I had to throw in some ways to speed the deck along. [Pot of Duality, Pot of Prosperity, [Jar of Greed…sure, those are staples for somethiing like this, but what about other ways to accelerate toward your win-con?

Let's get into some deep cuts.

The pairing of Hope for Escape and Vortex Trooper comes out of left field. You need far fewer Life Points than your opponent to play Hope for Escape for maximum value, and Vortex Trooper seems to conflict with Mystic Mine, right? How are you going to achieve that?

The trick is to use Vortex Trooper and just run it into whatever monster your opponent plays. I'm not kidding; it'll shuffle your hand on summon and further dip into your deck post mortem. I was so tired of waiting around for things to happen; go out and do something!

At the same time, the waiting around is more worthwhile with Ledger of Legerdemain and Shard of Greed. And yes, if you were wondering, at one point I was about to add Card Trader for even more speed. That tells you just how desperate I was to turbo charge this thing.

This Was Possible With 6 Cards

Math isn't the most interesting thing to think about all the time - take it from me, I spent my time in both my undergrad and at graduate school studying mathematics - but math's a reality when you're dealing with any card game. Ratios, stats, and probability drive consistency.

It's not an exaggeration to say that the shift in July of 2014 from a starting hand of 6 cards going first, to a starting hand of 5 cards, really decimated the old-school draw-heavy Exodia strategy. The problem with the classic Exodia decks doesn't come down to consistency in your draw cards, but the fact that as you're drawing, you have effectively five dead cards in your deck, all of which are bricks weighing you down.

With multiple Upstart Goblin and One Day of Peace, winning the dice roll meant you should win the duel. Those spells can be replaced, but having another opportunity to draw a card that isn't a piece of Exodia can't.

But this thing's really cheap to play, so let's build it anyway!

Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Deck - Dark World Library Exodia by Loukas Peterson

'Dark World Library Exodia' - constructed deck list and prices for the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game from TCGplayer Infinite!

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Cards

Snoww, Unlight of Dark World

Market Price: $1.40

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If this card is discarded to the Graveyard by a card effect: If it was discarded from your hand to your Graveyard by an opponent's card effect, you can target 1 monster in your opponent's Graveyard, add 1 "Dark World" card from your Deck to your hand, then Special Summon that target (if any) in face-up Defense Position.

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Pot of Duality

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Excavate the top 3 cards of your Deck, add 1 of them to your hand, also, after that, shuffle the rest back into your Deck. You can only activate 1 "Pot of Duality" per turn. You cannot Special Summon during the turn you activate this card.

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Blue-Eyes Toon Dragon

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Cannot be Normal Summoned/Set. Cannot be Special Summoned unless you control a face-up "Toon World". Must first be Special Summoned (from your hand) by Tributing the same number of monsters required for a Tribute Summon (normally 2). This card cannot attack the turn it is Special Summoned. You must pay 500 Life Points to declare an attack with this monster. If "Toon World" on the field is destroyed, destroy this card. This card can attack your opponent directly, unless they control a Toon Monster. If they do control one, this card must target a Toon Monster for its attacks.

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Exodia the Forbidden One

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When you have "Right Leg of the Forbidden One", "Left Leg of the Forbidden One", "Right Arm of the Forbidden One" and "Left Arm of the Forbidden One" in addition to this card in your hand, you win the Duel.

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Hand Destruction

Market Price: $1.04

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Each play sends 2 cards from their hand to the Graveyard and draws 2 cards.

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The Gates of Dark World

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All Fiend-Type monsters gain 300 ATK and DEF. Once per turn: You can banish 1 Fiend-Type monster from your Graveyard, discard 1 Fiend-Type monster, then draw 1 card.

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Trade-In

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Discard 1 Level 8 monster; draw 2 cards.

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Toon Table of Contents

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Add 1 "Toon" card from your Deck to your hand.

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Left Arm of the Forbidden One

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A forbidden left arm sealed by magic. Whosoever breaks this seal will know infinite power.

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Magical Stone Excavation

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Discard 2 cards, then target 1 Spell Card in your Graveyard; add it to your hand.

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Upstart Goblin

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Draw 1 card, then your opponent gains 1000 Life Points.

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Terraforming

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Add 1 Field Spell from your Deck to your hand.

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Allure of Darkness

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Draw 2 cards, then banish 1 DARK monster from your hand, or, if you do not have any in your hand, send your entire hand to the GY.

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Spellbook of Knowledge

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Send to the GY either 1 Spellcaster monster you control, or 1 other "Spellbook" card from your hand or face-up field, except "Spellbook of Knowledge", and if you do, draw 2 cards. You can only activate 1 "Spellbook of Knowledge" per turn.

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Left Leg of the Forbidden One

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A forbidden left leg sealed by magic. Whosoever breaks this seal will know infinite power.

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Broww, Huntsman of Dark World

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If this card is discarded from the hand to the Graveyard by a card effect, draw 1 card from your Deck. If this card is discarded from the hand to the Graveyard by your opponent's card effect, draw 1 more card from your Deck.

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Royal Magical Library

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Each time a Spell Card is activated, place 1 Spell Counter on this card when that Spell resolves (max. 3). You can remove 3 Spell Counters from this card; draw 1 card.

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Right Arm of the Forbidden One

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A forbidden right arm sealed by magic. Whosoever breaks this seal will know infinite power.

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Anchamoufrite

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Pendulum Effect

If you have no cards in your Extra Deck except "Anchamoufrite": You can destroy this card, then draw 1 card. You can only use this effect of "Anchamoufrite" once per turn.
Monster Effect
Cannot be Normal Summoned/Set. Must be Special Summoned (from your face-up Extra Deck) by having no cards in your Extra Deck except "Anchamoufrite". You can only Special Summon "Anchamoufrite" once per turn this way. If this face-up card in the Monster Zone leaves the field, banish it.

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Summoner Monk

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While this card is face-up on the field, it cannot be Tributed. If this card is Normal or Flip Summoned: Change this card to Defense Position. Once per turn: You can discard 1 Spell Card; Special Summon 1 Level 4 monster from your Deck, but that monster cannot attack this turn.

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Right Leg of the Forbidden One

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A forbidden right leg sealed by magic. Whosoever breaks this seal will know infinite power.

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Grapha, Dragon Lord of Dark World

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You can Special Summon this card (from your Graveyard) by returning 1 "Dark World" monster you control to the hand, except "Grapha, Dragon Lord of Dark World". If this card is discarded to the Graveyard by a card effect: Target 1 card your opponent controls; destroy that target, then, if this card was discarded from your hand to your Graveyard by an opponent's card effect, look at 1 random card in your opponent's hand, then, if it was a monster, you can Special Summon it to your side of the field.

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Into the Void

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If you have 3 or more cards in your hand: Draw 1 card, and if you do, during the End Phase of this turn, discard your entire hand.

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Basically… you don't want to draw Exodia until they're the last cards in your deck. Every time you draw a piece of your win condition, it actually makes your hand worse until you do something that can get it out of your hand.

Royal Magical Library raises your chances of victory considerably. I didn't play Royal Magical Library in my first build roughly a decade ago, because it wasn't needed. At the time, it was weirdly more prudent to save your Normal Summon for a Dark World monster, so you could bounce it back to your hand for Grapha, Dragon Lord of Dark World in tandem with Advance Draw.

Now the deck's more spell-heavy, and I couldn't justify skipping Royal Magical Library. While there are plenty of Library FTKs that involve drawing Exodia, this is the fondest one for me. Also, my blood pressure skyrockets whenever I draw the triple Broken Bamboo Sword, so there's that.

It's neat. It's silly. It's not exactly consistent since you don't have more copies of Upstart Goblin and One Day of Peace, but it gets the job done. It's also extremely annoying for your opponent.

But if you're looking for something that similarly yards a bunch of cards, check out the next deck.

Synchro Summon? Why Not?

This isn't exactly something new, but it's certainly something you might not be familiar with unless you're deeply fascinated by the movement. There are certain decks that are all but unheard of amongst the dueling public, but there are enough fans with a rabid desire for them to keep the niche interest alive.

Synchro Exodia: originally created with Shooting Quasar Dragon in mind, this deck has been around in some circles since Dragons of Legend debuted in 2014. The goal is simple but two-fold; you'll cycle through as many Normal Monsters as you can to either field a Level 12 Synchro, or draw into Exodia. It sounds impossible, but there are enough recycling cards that just a stroke of luck or two is enough momentum to get you going.

And now it's somewhat consistent, so long as you see one specific monster: Treasure Panda. As long as you have spells in your graveyard to banish, Treasure Panda got you covered. That's why you play so many spells, even spells that normally have big drawbacks like Enchanting Fitting Room, Into the Void, Upstart Goblin, and Hand Destruction. Without Treasure Panda those cards aren't great, but once the ball starts rolling with the Treasure Panda, it's hard to stop.

In short, find Treasure Panda by drawing it or using Summoner Monk, then blow through your deck to get to Exodia and make some Synchros along the way.

Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Deck - Cosmic Blazar Synchro Exodia by Loukas Peterson

'Cosmic Blazar Synchro Exodia' - constructed deck list and prices for the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game from TCGplayer Infinite!

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Cards

Cards of Consonance

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Discard 1 Dragon-Type Tuner monster with 1000 or less ATK to draw 2 cards.

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White Elephant's Gift

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Send 1 face-up non-Effect Monster you control to the GY; draw 2 cards.

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Dark Factory of Mass Production

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Select 2 Normal Monsters from your Graveyard and add them to your hand.

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Left Arm of the Forbidden One

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A forbidden left arm sealed by magic. Whosoever breaks this seal will know infinite power.

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Cosmic Blazar Dragon

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1 Tuner Synchro Monster + 2 or more non-Tuner Synchro Monsters

Must be Synchro Summoned, and cannot be Special Summoned by other ways. You can banish this card until the End Phase to activate 1 of these Quick Effects;
• When your opponent activates a card or effect: Negate the activation, and if you do, destroy that card.
• When your opponent would Summon a monster(s): Negate the Summon, and if you do, destroy that monster(s).
• When an opponent's monster declares an attack: Negate the attack, then end the Battle Phase.

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Beckoned by the World Chalice

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His battle with the Mekkstrosities never seems to end. Even when their forest was invaded by Mekkstrocious Insects, he stood his ground and inspired the other defenders around him.

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Exodia the Forbidden One

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When you have "Right Leg of the Forbidden One", "Left Leg of the Forbidden One", "Right Arm of the Forbidden One" and "Left Arm of the Forbidden One" in addition to this card in your hand, you win the Duel.

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Coral Dragon

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1 Tuner + 1+ non-Tuner monsters

Once per turn: You can discard 1 card, then target 1 card your opponent controls; destroy it. If this Synchro Summoned card is sent from the field to the GY: You can draw 1 card. You can only use this effect of "Coral Dragon" once per turn.

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Flamvell Guard

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A Flamvell guardian who commands fire with his will. His magma-hot barrier protects his troops from intruders.

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Saggi the Dark Clown

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This clown appears from nowhere and executes very strange moves to avoid enemy attacks.

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Formula Synchron

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1 Tuner + 1 non-Tuner monster

When this card is Synchro Summoned: You can draw 1 card. Once per Chain, during your opponent's Main Phase, you can (Quick Effect): Immediately after this effect resolves, Synchro Summon using this card you control.

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Left Leg of the Forbidden One

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A forbidden left leg sealed by magic. Whosoever breaks this seal will know infinite power.

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Treasure Panda

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You can banish up to 3 Spells/Traps from your GY, face-down; Special Summon 1 Normal Monster from your Deck whose Level equals the number of cards banished to activate this effect.

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Enchanting Fitting Room

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Pay 800 Life Points. Pick up 4 cards from the top of your Deck and Special Summon to your side of the field all Level 3 or lower Normal Monsters among the picked-up cards. Return all the other picked-up cards to your Deck and the Deck is then shuffled.

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X-Saber Wayne

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1 Tuner + 1 or more non-Tuner monsters // When this card is Synchro Summoned, you can Special Summon 1 Level 4 or lower Warrior-Type monster from your hand.

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Link Spider

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1 Normal Monster

Once per turn: You can Special Summon 1 Level 4 or lower Normal Monster from your hand to your zone this card points to.

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T.G. Hyper Librarian

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1 Tuner + 1 or more non-Tuner monsters

While this card is face-up on the field, each time a Synchro Monster(s) is Synchro Summoned, draw 1 card for each.

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Into the Void

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If you have 3 or more cards in your hand: Draw 1 card, and if you do, during the End Phase of this turn, discard your entire hand.

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Tri-Wight

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Target 3 Level 2 or lower Normal Monsters in your Graveyard; Special Summon them from the Graveyard.

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Right Leg of the Forbidden One

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A forbidden right leg sealed by magic. Whosoever breaks this seal will know infinite power.

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Wonder Wand

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Equip only to a Spellcaster monster. It gains 500 ATK. If you control the equipped monster and this card: You can send both to the GY; draw 2 cards.

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Hand Destruction

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Each play sends 2 cards from their hand to the Graveyard and draws 2 cards.

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Ready Fusion

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Pay 1000 LP; Special Summon 1 Level 6 or lower non-Effect Fusion Monster from your Extra Deck, but it cannot attack, also destroy it during the End Phase. (This is treated as a Fusion Summon.) You can only activate 1 "Ready Fusion" per turn.

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F.A. Dawn Dragster

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1 Tuner + 1+ non-Tuner monsters

Gains ATK equal to its Level x 300. If this card attacks a Defense Position monster, inflict piercing battle damage. Each time a “F.A.” Spell/Trap Card or effect is activated: You can increase this card’s Level by 1. Once per turn, when your opponent activates a Spell/Trap Card or effect (Quick Effect): you can reduce this card’s Level by 2, and if you you do, negate the activation, and if you do that, destroy that card.

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Gaia Knight, the Force of Earth

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1 Tuner + 1 or more non-Tuner monsters

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Saryuja Skull Dread

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2+ monsters with different names

This card gains effects based on the number of materials used for its Link Summon.
• 2+: If a monster(s) is Normal or Special Summoned to a zone this card points to: That monster(s) gains 300 ATK/DEF.
• 3+: Once per turn: You can Special Summon 1 monster from your hand.
• 4: When this card is Link Summoned: You can draw 4 cards, then place 3 cards from your hand on the bottom of your Deck in any order.

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Monster Reborn

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This promotional card is printed in Japanese.

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Fusionist

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Petit Angel + Mystical Sheep #2

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One Day of Peace

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Each player draws 1 card, and neither player takes damage until the end of the opponent's next turn.

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Daigusto Emeral

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2 Level 4 monsters

Once per turn: You can detach 1 material from this card, then activate 1 of these effects .
• Target 3 monsters in your GY; shuffle all 3 into the Deck , then draw 1 card.
• Target 1 non-Effect Monster in your GY; Special Summon that target.

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Galaxy Serpent

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Your hopes and dreams will be refreshed if you catch a glimpse of this rare creature in the evening twilight, soaring in the Sea of Stars.

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Upstart Goblin

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Draw 1 card, then your opponent gains 1000 Life Points.

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Summoner Monk

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While this card is face-up on the field, it cannot be Tributed. If this card is Normal or Flip Summoned: Change this card to Defense Position. Once per turn: You can discard 1 Spell Card; Special Summon 1 Level 4 monster from your Deck, but that monster cannot attack this turn.

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Kamionwizard

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"Mystical Elf" + "Curtain of the Dark Ones"

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Tatsunoko

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1 Tuner + 1* non-Tuner monsters

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Instant Fusion

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Pay 1000 Life Points. Special Summon 1 Level 5 or lower Fusion Monster from your Fusion Deck. (This Special Summon is treated as a Fusion Summon). The Fusion Monster Special Summoned by this effect cannot attack, and is destroyed during the End Phase. Only 1 Instant Fusion can be activated per turn.

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Right Arm of the Forbidden One

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A forbidden right arm sealed by magic. Whosoever breaks this seal will know infinite power.

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Elemental HERO Burstinatrix

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A flame manipulator who was the first Elemental HERO woman. Her Burstfire burns away villainy.

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This was originally a Shooting Quasar Dragon deck, but Cosmic Blazar Dragon is effectively a better version of the same card. When Soul Charge was still legal, it wasn't uncommon to get both monsters on the field at the same time. Nowadays you'll settle for one.

I mean come on, is Cosmic Blazar Dragon not good enough?

Looking at the deck list for the first time it may seem a bit weak, but if you start with Treasure Panda it's very likely you'll win. It's rare to evade every hand trap your opponent has these days, but if you do, the odds are in your favor.

I'm not trying to oversell the strategy because I'm well aware of the pros and cons of the deck. But this is about as consistent as it gets when it comes to a combo deck with an alternate win condition. Drawing Treasure Panda without an Effect Veiler in sight? Free wins! You may not want to take it to a Remote Regional Qualifier, but you can absolutely wreck your friends on game night.

Just remember: beat your opponents before they beat you.