- This card can be searched by "Single Purchase", "Temple of the Kings", "Witch of the Black Forest", "Downbeat", "Number 29: Mannequin Cat", "Rescue Ferret", "Ties of the Brethren", "Painful Escape", "Transmodify", "Downbeat", "Summon Sorceress", "Number 29: Mannequin Cat", "Soul Rope", "Resonator Engine", "Vampire Dragon", "Summoner Monk", "Dragunity Corsesca", "Chaos Zone", "Dark General Freed", "Creeping Darkness", "Sangan", "Machina Armored Unit", "Gear Gigant X", "Heavy Armored Train Ironwolf", "UFOroid", "Mystic Tomato", "Fusion Conscription" and "Fusion Reserve".
- "Toon Cannon Soldier" is potentially a better version of this card, since it can be easily searched via "Toon Table of Contents" and has the same basic effect.
- Token-generating cards can be used to easily inflict more damage, such as the effects of "Dandylion", "Scapeghost", and "Scapegoat".
- This card can also work well in a Deck that has continually recurring monsters, such as "Treeborn Frog" or Pendulum Monsters.
- This card can be used to Tribute the likes of "Sangan", "Witch of the Black Forest" and "Emissary of the Afterlife", triggering their effects and searching the "Exodia" pieces.
- By controlling this card alongside with a Tuner monster and "Imperial Iron Wall", while "Quillbolt Hedgehog" is in the Graveyard, it is possible to perform an OTK, by continuously Special Summoning it by its own effect and Tributing it for this card's effect, while "Iron Wall" prevent it from being banished.
- Alternatively, by controlling a Tuner monster and having 2 "Quillbot Hedgehogs" on the Graveyard, Special Summon them and Xyz Summon a Rank 2 Monster. Tribute that Xyz monster and repeat this until all Rank 2 Xyz monster have been Tributed, dealing at least 6000 damage, then, Special Summon them again and Tribute them, the Tuner and this card for more 2000 damage.
- With 1 "Spear Cretin" in your Graveyard, one Set or flipped face-up on the field and a card like "All-Out Attacks" active, Tribute for this card's effect the "Spear Cretin", letting you revive in face-down Defense Position the other one, which is flipped face-up by "All-Out Attacks", and repeat until victory.
- Activate "Fusion Gate" and "Chain Material", then Summon this card. Using "Chain Material" and "Fusion Gate", Fusion Summon "Elemental HERO Electrum". "Elemental HERO Electrum" returns its banished Fusion Material Monsters to the Deck. Tribute it for this card's effect, then use "Fusion Gate" and "Chain Material" to Summon another. Since the first "Electrum" was banished by "Dimensional Fissure" or "Macro Cosmos", it is returned to your Extra Deck, along with the Fusion Materials, when the second is Summoned. Repeat until victory.
- This card can be searched by "Last Will".
- "Snatch Steal" or "Change of Heart" can be used to take control of an opponent's monster and Tribute it for this card's effect.
- This card can be used in place of "Mass Driver".
- With "Imperial Iron Wall" and "Card of Safe Return" active, this card on the field and "Plaguespreader Zombie" in the Graveyard, activate the effect of "Plaguespreader Zombie", return 1 card from your hand to the top of your Deck and Special Summon it. "Card of Safe Return" causes you to Draw the card you just returned to your deck. Tribute "Zombie" for this card's effect, while "Iron Wall" prevents it from being banished. Repeat until victory.
- When your LP are equal to or more than your opponent's, use "Ultimate Offering" to Summon "Black Ptera" and this card, then Tribute "Black Ptera". "Black Ptera" returns to your hand as it was sent to the Graveyard, but not by battle. Summon again with "Ultimate Offering" and repeat until victory. If your Life Points are less than 500 points more than your opponent's, Tribute this card at the end of this loop for victory.
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