Yu-Gi-Oh!

TV (27 eps)
1998
3.337 out of 5 from 16,401 votes
Rank #3,822

Yugi Mutou was a boy who was constantly bullied – until one day he managed to put together an ancient and mysterious puzzle that no one has been able to solve for two hundred years. Now, whenever Yugi's friends are threatened, a strange transformation occurs, and Yugi seems to become an entirely different person. This transformed Yugi is a master of games, and uses these spontaneously-invented games to trap and to punish the bad guys. At the end of each game, his opponent appears to suffer a painful death; but it is soon revealed that this was all in their minds – or was it?

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KatTheElf Mar 29, 2018
Score 8/10

Note: This review is for Toei's anime, not for Gallop's (aka, the videos posted above). Most reviews have been placed on the wrong page. If you watched Yugioh in English, you watched the Gallop version. Please, get it right! Story- This version begins a little vicariously. It's a little "monster of the week" without the typical novelties. The one cohesive factor is Yugi's transformation and his dark... read more

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MikaEhara Jan 29, 2015
Score 4/10

God, I tried to watch this when I was little and I really enjoyed it. I thought it was cool, all the fighting and the really cool animation. But honestly, the animation is mediocre, the story is subpar at best, and the supposed difficulty of the actual game is no where similar in real life. Honestly, the game was 150 times easier than the anime made it seem and that forced me to hate the characters. I wish this... read more

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