Rare Yu Gi Oh Card
by Amy Finley
Why You Need a Rare Yu Gi Oh Card
The Yu Gi Oh card game is a phenomenon attracting a broad range of ages. The popularity of Yu Gi Oh can be attributed to a variety of factors – it’s challenging and it retains the interest of the players because it’s never the same game twice. Yu Gi Oh is also popular because it offers a chance for public recognition and a chance to prove your skill in the form of Yu Gi Oh tournaments and championships.
But why does every Yu Gi Oh player need a rare Yu Gi Oh card? Well, since Yu Gi Oh card play is based on a combination of skill, luck, and number and type of cards, having a rare Yu Gi Oh card may be just the ticket you need to be on your way to becoming a master duelist.
Besides the ability of rare Yu Gi Oh cards to significantly increase winning a match, there is another reason some people try to find a rare Yu Gi Oh card -- $$$$$$. Yep. Prices for a rare Yu Gi Oh card range anywhere from under $3 for a rare Yu Gi Oh card as a bonus to a grab bag pack of Yu Gi Oh cards to $2500 or more for rare Yu Gi Oh cards packaged in tournament and promo decks, so investing in rare Yu Gi Oh cards means there’s a good chance of making some moola off them somewhere along the way.
The rare Yu Gi Oh Cyber Stein card sold for an amazing $25,100 according to an article on Beckett Yu Gi Oh’s Gaming supply central.
How to Get One
Unfortunately, finding a rare Yu Gi Oh card can be as complicated as Yu Gi Oh itself can get. There are several ways to find a rare Yu Gi Oh card – many of them via the Internet.
Winning a rare Yu Gi Oh card: You can win a rare Yu Gi Oh card from a tournament or championship. You can also win a rare Yu Gi Oh card from watching the Yu Gi Oh TV show – sometimes Fox offers promotions where they’ll give away rare Yu Gi Oh cards to a certain number of viewers.
Online auctions: Online auction sites like ebay have many rare Yu Gi Oh cards you can bid on. Many cards also have a ‘buy it now’ option, too, so if you’ve got the cash, you’ve got the card.
Individual cards online: You can find individual a rare Yu Gi Oh card on sale at individual card retailers online. Selection varies, so you have to look around.
In grab bags or pack sets: Some grab bags offer a rare Yu Gi Oh card with every pack purchase. Other Yu Gi Oh card packs offer a chance of winning an ultra, secret, or super rare Yu Gi Oh card when you buy a set like the Magicians Booster Force pack (under $20).
Benefits of Looking For a Rare Yu Gi Oh Card
If you’re looking for a rare Yu Gi Oh card, even if you don’t find the one you want right away, there are benefits. In your search for a rare Yu Gi Oh card, there’s a good chance you’ll network with other Yu Gi Oh fans and hook up for duels. You’ll also be building your deck when you buy grab bags and sets, so you’ll never lose trying to find a rare Yu Gi Oh card that way.
Good luck in your Internet quest for the rare Yu Gi Oh card you’re looking for. With a little luck, you may find it before the next time you say, “Let’s Duel!”
In addition to being a freelance journalist with PULSEMEDIA International, Amy Finley is a creative writer and a graduate student of English at Cleveland State University. She lives in Rome, Ohio with her husband and three young children.