25 Best Yu-Gi-Oh! Video Games

Today we are going to talk about Best Yu Gi Oh Games for the die heart fans of the series.

Yu Gi oh series started off as a manga after getting popularity as a manga the series evolved into a world famous trading card game (TCG), serval anime series and some of the Best Yu Gi Oh Games.

This series is so popular in the anime world that I am sure that you have seen Yu-Gi-Oh! somewhere in your life. So for this article I am going to focus on Yu-Gi-Oh!’s North American Videos Games (Excluding iOS/Android).

Lets begin the list of 25 best Yu-Gi-Oh! Video Games for the Yu-Gi-Oh series fans.

25. Yu-Gi-Oh! The Eternal Duelist Soul

Yu-Gi-Oh! The Eternal Duelist Soul Best Yu Gi Oh Games

Yu-Gi-Oh! The Eternal Duelist Soul is a video game for the Game Boy Advance. It is an English-language version of Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters 5 Expert 1.

A red, green, or black deck is automatically available at the start of the game. Opponents are arranged in “tiers”, which are unlocked by defeating each opponent in the previous tier a certain number of times. Except for Tier 5, which has 4 duelists, each tier consists of 5 duelists.

ReleasedJuly 5, 2001
PlatformGame Boy Advance

24. Yu-Gi-Oh! GX: Duel Academy

Yu-Gi-Oh! GX: Duel Academy

Yu-Gi-Oh! GX: Duel Academy, known as Yu-Gi-Oh Duel Monsters GX: Mezase Duel King (Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters GX: Aim to be Duel King!) in Japan, is a video game released for the GameBoy Advance console from Nintendo on January 10, 2006.

This is the first Yu-Gi-Oh! GX video game released. Climb the Duel Academy ranks to become the King of Games! Only the most skillful students can enter the high ranking at Duel Academy. Also, you can duel against other students from Yu-Gi-Oh! GX series. The game includes 1200 cards.

ReleasedJanuary 10, 2006
PlatformGame Boy Advance

23. The Falsebound Kingdom

The Falsebound Kingdom

Yu-Gi-Oh! The Falsebound Kingdom, known in Japan as Yu-Gi-Oh! Falsebound Kingdom, is the only Nintendo GameCube game in the Yu-Gi-Oh! series.

Yu-Gi-Oh! The Falsebound Kingdom takes a different direction from the rest of the series, being more of a mix of real-time strategy and RPG elements, with gameplay very similar to that of the Ogre Battle series than the typical card battling games seen on other systems.

ReleasedDecember 5, 2002

22. GX Tag Force 2

GX Tag Force 2

Yu-Gi-Oh! GX Tag Force 2, known as Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters GX TAG FORCE 2 in Japan, is the second installment in the Yu-Gi-Oh! Tag Force series. A new year at the Duel Academy has begun and the Tag Duel Tournament is the year’s most anticipated event.

Champion duelists from all around the world have accepted invitations to this tournament. Explore the Duel Academy and find your perfect partner to combine your Decks to become an unstoppable fighting machine.

This game can be connected to Yu-Gi-Oh! GX Tag Force Evolution (PS2) to battle more characters and collect more cards. Each game includes three exclusive trading cards.

ReleasedSeptember 18, 2007
PlatformPlayStation Portable

21. Yu-Gi-Oh! GX: Spirit Caller

Yu-Gi-Oh! GX Spirit Caller

Yu-Gi-Oh! GX Spirit Caller (also known as Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters GX Spirit Summoner) is a video game for the Nintendo DS. You can use the Nintedo Wi-Fi connection to battle duelists from all over the world! Duel together with your spirits! Includes over 1400 of the latest cards.

The player is on a ship, on their way to Duel Academy, with their friends Jaden Yuki and Syrus Truesdale. The player is placed in the Slifer Red dorm, and soon after, strange things begin to happen.

As soon as these odd occurrences begin, you start hearing the voice of a duel spirit. This spirit is a good spirit and will help you duel and solve the mysteries surrounding the Duel Academy.

ReleasedJanuary 2, 2007
PlatformNintendo DS

20. 5D’s Wheelie Breakers

5D’s Wheelie Breakers

Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s Wheelie Breakers is a Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s game for the Nintendo Wii, it is a mix of racing and dueling with cards used as “power-ups”, very similar to the Mario Kart series.

Characters who don’t have D-Wheels in the anime at the time are given exclusive ones for this game (Such as Leo, Akiza Izinski, Luna, and Mr. Armstrong). Some card effects have been changed in the game to be more suitable for the style of the game.

ReleasedMay 19, 2009
PlatformNintendo Wii

19. Worldwide Edition: Stairway to the Destined Duel

Worldwide Edition: Stairway to the Destined Duel

Yu-Gi-Oh! Worldwide Edition: Stairway to the Destined Duel, also known as Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters International – Worldwide Edition is a censored version of Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters 6 Expert 2 (including the card artworks).

Released in both Japanese and English, it is set during the Battle City arc. The player duels characters from the anime and manga, participating in a few tournaments and duel single opponents they come across on the map screen.

Cards are awarded for various reasons, including defeating opponents, winning tournaments and free cards with the Duelist Weekly magazine. This game contains around 1,000 cards.

ReleasedApril 8, 2003
PlatformGame Boy Advance

18. World Championship Tournament 2004

World Championship Tournament 2004

Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship Tournament 2004, known in Japan as Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters Expert 3, is a video game based on the Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise. The game has been released on the Game Boy Advance.

In the game, the player can assemble three Decks and can play Duel Monsters against a variety of computer opponents. The game features the first 1,138 cards released in Japan (201 spells, 109 traps, 55 fusion monsters, 16 ritual monsters, 224 effect monsters and 533 normal monsters).

It is noteworthy that you can collect “Dark Magician” and “Polymerization” in two different artworks, counting as different cards.

ReleasedFebruary 5, 2004
PlatformGame Boy Advance

17. Capsule Monster Coliseum

Capsule Monster Coliseum

Yu-Gi-Oh! Capsule Monster Coliseum was released for the Playstation 2 in 2004. Unlike other Yu-Gi-Oh video games it focused on the lesser known Yu-Gi-Oh! Capsule Monsters Collectible Figure Game featured in the manga. (This was before the release of the Capsule Monsters anime spin off.)

In Campaign Mode, the player assumes the role of Yami Yugi as he competes in a Capsule Monsters tournament. However, both Yami and Yugi have no idea on how to play the game at the time, having been too eager to enter before learning the rules of the game.

ReleasedApril 13, 2000
PlatformPlayStation 2, Game Boy Color

16. Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2008

Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2008

Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2008 is a video game, and part of the World Championship series.

The game contains most cards present in the OCG up to and including the “Gladiator’s Assault” Booster Pack set and some cards that at that at the time were TCG exclusive. It also features online Dueling with friends via the Nintendo DS Wi-Fi Connection.

ReleasedDecember 4, 2007
PlatformNintendo DS

15. GX Tag Force 3

GX Tag Force 3

Yu-Gi-Oh! GX Tag Force 3 is the third game in the Yu-Gi-Oh! Tag Force series. It is set in Duel Academy during the fourth season of the Yu-Gi-Oh! GX anime. This is the last game of the Yu-Gi-Oh! GX Tag Force series.

The game includes a total of 3501 cards, the 4th most cards ever to date in a Yu-Gi-Oh! video game.

This is the only Tag Force game to feature a playable female character.

ReleasedNovember 27, 2008
PlatformPlayStation Portable

14. World Championship Tournament 2006

World Championship Tournament 2006

Yu-Gi-Oh! Ultimate Masters: World Championship Tournament 2006, known as Yu-Gi-Oh Duel Monsters Expert 2006 in Japan, and Yu-Gi-Oh World Championship Tournament 2006 in Europe is a video game released in early Summer 2006 based on the Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise.

The gameplay involves the player collecting cards in-game and using them to battle the computer players. Players may also (upon completing the Free Duel mode) battle against Decks which they themselves have designed and saved.

This game comes with three promotional Yu-Gi-Oh! cards enclosed; they are “Helios – The Primordial Sun”, “Helios Duo Megistus”, and “Golden Homunculus”. These cards were later handed out in English Blister Packs.

ReleasedFebruary 23, 2006
PlatformGame Boy Advance

13. 5D’s Tag Force 4

5D’s Tag Force 4

Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s Tag Force 4 is the fourth installment in the Yu-Gi-Oh! Tag Force series.

The Destiny Draw system from Tag Force 2 and 3 returns. Along with a new Partner Synchro, (for one turn you control which card your partner chooses) which can be used over the Destiny Draw.

ReleasedNovember 18, 2009
PlatformPlayStation Portable

12. Yu-Gi-Oh! Dark Duel Stories

Yu-Gi-Oh! Dark Duel Stories

Yu-Gi-Oh! Dark Duel Stories, released in Japan as Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters III: Tri-Holy God Advent is a Game Boy Color video game and the third title in the Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters series of games.

It was released in Japan on July 13, 2000, and it was the first Yu-Gi-Oh! video game to be released outside of Japan, with a United States release date of March 19, 2002.

Players must beat each player in a stage five times, in order to get to the next stage. Once the player beats a character five times, he or she may continue to duel them for more points.

ReleasedMarch 18, 2002
PlatformGame Boy Color

11. World Championship 2007

World Championship 2007

For the first time, the Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship Tournament series makes its way to the Nintendo DS™. The official software of World Championship 2007 makes worldwide wireless dueling possible utilizing the Nintendo Wi-Fi connection.

The game will include 1,600 of the latest cards and more cards will be available for download. Create your best Deck and prepare for the World Tournament in the Summer of 2007.

World Championship 2007 uses the same card packs from Spirit Caller as well, as additional standard packs, TYPE and ATTRIBUTE collections.

ReleasedMarch 20, 2007
PlatformNintendo DS

10. Dungeon Dice Monsters

Dungeon Dice Monsters

In Dungeon Dice monsters, there is a tiled board of 13 x 19 tiles (13 tiles wide) on which play is conducted. On either end of the board sits a “Monster Lord” (on the 7th tile from each side on the row closest to the players) representing either player.

Each Monster Lord has 3 Life Points. The first player to lose all their Life Points loses. In the Yu-Gi-Oh! Anime, these were referred to as “Heart Points”.

ReleasedFebruary 12, 2003
PlatformGame Boy Advance

9. Yu-Gi-Oh! Nightmare Troubadour

Yu-Gi-Oh! Nightmare Troubadour

The Path of victory is in the cards, Search for duelists by touching the map they are ready to face your challenge, Summon powerful 3D monsters from over 1000 cards including some of the latest cards, Duel and Trade cards wirelessly with your friends.

You role play as a novice duelist participating in the Battle City Tournament featuring the original Yu-Gi-Oh! cast. The original Battle City storyline has been altered some to extend game play and include duelists such as Maximillion Pegasus and the Paradox Brothers. The Virtual World story arc is also included.

ReleasedAugust 30, 2005
PlatformNintendo DS

8. 7 Trials to Glory: World Championship Tournament 2005

7 Trials to Glory: World Championship Tournament 2005

Yu-Gi-Oh! 7 Trials to Glory: World Championship Tournament 2005, known as Yu-Gi-Oh! Day of the Duelist: World Championship Tournament 2005 in Europe and Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters International 2 in Japan, is a Yu-Gi-Oh! game for the Game Boy Advance.

Light and Dark clash in a town where everyone waits to Duel. Battles take the place of words and only the best will win tournaments where glittering trophies await the victor.

The game features 1000 cards (105 traps, 220 spells and 675 monster cards) to collect and Duel with. Polymerization and Dark Magician are available with 2 different artworks which count as different cards.

ReleasedDecember 30, 2004
PlatformGame Boy Advance

7. The Duelists of the Roses

The Duelists of the Roses

Yu-Gi-Oh! The Duelist of the Roses is a video game for PlayStation 2 in the Yu-Gi-Oh! series, is loosely based on the real-world English Wars of the Roses.

This game’s characters, as well as the Japanese name of this game, suggests that this game is a continuation of the Yu-Gi-Oh! Forbidden Memories game. As such, it is widely regarded as its spiritual successor.

In mid 2006, Duelists of the Roses was named a PlayStation 2 Greatest Hits title.

ReleasedSeptember 6, 2001
PlatformPlayStation 2

6. Yu-Gi-Oh! GX Tag Force

Yu-Gi-Oh! GX Tag Force

Yu-Gi-Oh! GX Tag Force, known in Japan as Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters GX Tag Force is a video game based on the Yu-Gi-Oh! GX anime series. It is the Yu-Gi-Oh! series’ debut on the PlayStation Portable system and the first game in the Tag Force series.

The player enrolls at Duel Academy as a transfer student. The main focus of the game is a Tag Force tournament that will take place on the island. Players must find a partner to compete in the tournament alongside.

The game includes characters from the anime, as well as characters exclusive to the video games. Three promotional cards come packed with the game – “Phantom Beast Cross-Wing”, “Phantom Beast Thunder-Pegasus” and “Phantom Beast Wild-Horn”.

ReleasedSeptember 14, 2006
PlatformPlayStation Portable

5. 5D’s Stardust Accelerator: World Championship 2009

5D’s Stardust Accelerator: World Championship 2009

The game contains a story mode, where the player may duel, browse a 3D map, interact with other characters and collect items and cards.

There are 2887 cards featured in this game, going up to Crimson Crisis also includes cards from the first 4 Duel Terminals and cards from Structure Decks up to SD16, but excludes any TCG exclusive cards up to that date that are not already included in Extra Pack 01.

The game also includes many promo cards, such as “Stardust Dragon/Assault Mode”, “Shield Wing”, “Elemental Hero Absolute Zero” and “Genesis Dragon”.

However, it misses 779 cards released in OCG before Lord of Magicians, mainly cards that rely on other specific cards, such as Ritual Spells or the ones that require a specific monster, like “Checkmate”.

ReleasedMay 19, 2009
PlatformNintendo DS

4. Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s Tag Force 5

Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s Tag Force 5

Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s Tag Force 5 is the fifth installment of the Yu-Gi-Oh! Tag Force series, and the final installment to be released internationally.

The game uses the Yu-Gi-Oh! Official Card Game Master Rules. Unlike the real game, it includes many cards that have appeared in the anime, that haven’t been released in real life, the Dark Synchro Monsters and Egyptian Gods effects and rules are closer to their anime than real life counterparts.

The game follows the March 2010 Forbidden and Limited Lists by default.

ReleasedOctober 26, 2010
PlatformPlayStation Portable

3. Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s World Championship 2011: Over the Nexus

Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s World Championship 2011: Over the Nexus

Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s World Championship 2011: Over the Nexus is the third Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s game for the Nintendo DS, the fifth World Championship game for the Nintendo DS and the last game in the World Championship series.

ReleasedMay 10, 2011
PlatformNintendo DS

2. Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s World Championship 2010: Reverse of Arcadia

Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s World Championship 2010: Reverse of Arcadia

The game contains 3554 cards. This includes Egyptian Gods, “Speed Spells”, “Speed World 2” and alternate artworks.

It includes cards from all cards from the OCG Booster Packs up to Absolute Powerforce, Duel Terminals up to Duel Terminal – Pulse of the Trishula!!, Structure Decks up to Structure Deck: Machiners Command, promotional packs up to Premium Pack 12, Limited Edition 17 and Extra Pack Volume 2 and promotional cards and including “Darklord Superbia”, “Cyber Eltanin”, “Archlord Kristya” and “Hundred-Eyes Dragon”.

ReleasedFebruary 23, 2010
PlatformNintendo DS

1. Legacy of the Duelist

Legacy of the Duelist 1 1 25 Best Yu-Gi-Oh! Video Games

Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist is a video game released by Konami. An upgraded version, Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist: Link Evolution, was released four years later.

Relive past Dueling glory with a Story Campaign that recounts the events from the Yu-Gi-Oh! TV series! Battle your opponent, and then take on the role of that character and Duel against the protagonist in a “Reverse Duel.”

Duel with the latest cards from the official Yu-Gi-Oh!

ReleasedJuly 30, 2015
PlatformPC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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