- This card can be searched by "Single Purchase", "Temple of the Kings", "Transmodify", "Broken Blocker", "Soul Rope", "Resonator Engine", "Samurai Skull", "Vampire Dragon", "Summoner Monk", "Dragunity Corsesca", "Sangan", "Rescue Ferret", "Giant Rat", "BOXer", "Frontline Observer", "Witch of the Black Forest", and another "Pyramid Turtle".
- The only Zombies without Summoning restrictions that cannot be summoned by this card are "Despair from the Dark", "Red Ogre" and "The Lady in Wight".
- Often, it is a good idea to suicide your "Pyramid Turtle" so that you can search for a monster with higher ATK and attack again.
- "Pyramid Turtle" is one of the few searchers that will allow you to Special Summon its new recruit in Defense Position. Use this to your advantage. This card is also one of the few searchers not banned that allows you to search based on the DEF of a monster. Since most beatdown monsters have extremely low DEF, this can bring out some heavy hitters such as "Skull Flame", "Koa'ki Meiru Ghoulungulate" or "Red-Eyes Zombie Dragon".
- Use "Creature Swap" with this card to get a stronger monster from your opponent, then destroy "Pyramid Turtle" in battle, Special Summon a monster with its effect and attack again.
- To reuse the effects of this card, combo it with "Return of the Doomed", during a turn in which this card is suicided to re-obtain this card
- Use this card's effect to bring out "Patrician of Darkness" to set up a defensive wall with other "Turtles", searchers and walls such as "Mystic Tomato" and "Spirit Reaper" while having a mild beatstick to set up your side of the field.
- When this card is destroyed by battle in Defense Position you can activate "Broken Blocker", which allows you to summon up to 2 more "Pyramid Turtles" from your Deck as well as getting the Special Summon effect.
- Suiciding this card early in the game can put an "Endless Decay" with 4000 ATK on the field.
- Use this card while one or more "Soul-Absorbing Bone Towers" are on the field to quickly mill through the opponent's Deck.
- This card can be searched by "Last Will".
- Zombie monsters with 2000 or less DEF that can be Special Summoned from the Deck:
|Japanese name||Primary type||Secondary type||Attribute||Level||PS||ATK||DEF|
|Armored Zombie||鎧武者ゾンビ||Normal Monster||DARK||3||1500||0|
|Ash Blossom & Joyous Spring||灰流うらら||Effect Monster||Tuner monster||FIRE||3||0||1800|
|Astra Ghouls||アストラグールズ||Effect Monster||EARTH||5||0||2000|
|Bacon Saver||タスケルトン||Effect Monster||DARK||2||700||600|
|Beast of the Pharaoh||ファラオの化身||Effect Monster||EARTH||3||400||600|
|Blood Sucker||ブラッド・サッカー||Effect Monster||DARK||4||1300||1500|
|Blue-Blooded Oni||蒼血鬼||Effect Monster||DARK||4||1000||1700|
|Bone Crusher||ボーンクラッシャー||Effect Monster||EARTH||4||1600||200|
|Burning Skull Head||バーニング・スカルヘッド||Effect Monster||FIRE||3||1000||800|
|Chewbone||チュウボーン||Effect Monster||Flip monster||EARTH||3||300||300|
|... further results|
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