Yu‑Gi‑Oh! TCG Rulebook

The official rulebook for the Yu‑Gi‑Oh! TRADING CARD GAME. Use this to learn how to play!

Here is the official Rulebook for the Yu‑Gi‑Oh! TRADING CARD GAME, providing comprehensive information on the flow of a Duel, what your cards do and much more.

It’s important to learn how to play correctly, so you should read this Rulebook before playing if you’re new to the game. Understanding the rules will help you make the best use of your cards, so keep the Rulebook handy during your first few games and refer to it whenever you are unsure of how to proceed in a Duel.

2021 Rulebook Update

Note: The Yu‑Gi‑Oh! TCG Rulebook does not currently contain information on Link Summoning, Link Monster Zones or the updated location of the Pendulum Zones. These changes will be added to the Rulebook in a future update.