- Cards like "Dark Magical Circle" and "Spellbook Organization" can be used arrange the top cards of the deck and ensure that you draw cards like "Mirror Force", "Solemn Judgment", and "Shrink".
- These cards would also let you draw by this card's effect, and Dark Magician floating would let you banish a monster while Dark Magical Circle is on the field. Secrets of Dark Magic is a quickplay that would let you summon this card again to continue your battle phase, as it floats into Dark Magician Girl as well.
- The destruction of this card can open up many strategies, such as:
- Having the appropriate Tributes to Special Summon "Sorcerer of Dark Magic".
- Using "Dark Burning Magic" to nuke your opponent's field.
- Powering up "Dark Magician" with "Dark Magic Twin Burst". This is especially good when used with "Diffusion Wave-Motion".
- Using "The Eye of Timaeus" with either "Dark Magician" or "Dark Magician Girl" for another Fusion.
- Taking control of an opponent's monster with "Magic Gate of Miracles".
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