This is a list of events that have appeared in Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links.

Unlock events

The following events all allow the player to unlock a new Legendary Duelist.

Event icon Event name Running time Notes
WelcometoDuelWorld-Banner.png Welcome to Toon World Dec 20 - Dec 27, 2016
Jan 31 - Feb 8, 2017
Apr 20 - May 2, 2017
Can unlock Maximillion Pegasus
DestinyBoardofDoom-Banner.png Fear the Deck of Terror! The Destiny Board of Doom Mar 23 - Apr 3, 2017
Jun 28 - Jul 10, 2017
Can unlock Yami Bakura
GuardiansOfTheGate-Banner.png Paradox Brothers: Guardians of the Gate May 24 - May 31, 2017
Aug 14 - Aug 21, 2017
Can unlock the Paradox Brothers
AttackOfTheRareHunters-Banner.png Attack of the Rare Hunters! Yami Marik Returns! Jul 26 - Aug 3, 2017 Can unlock Yami Marik
SetSailForTheKingdom-Banner.png Duelist Chronicles: Set Sail for the Kingdom! Aug 29 - Sep 11, 2017
Oct 17 - Oct 25, 2017
Can unlock Yugi Muto
DrCrowlerTrickTests-Banner.png Dr. Crowler's Tricky Tests Oct 25 - Nov 6, 2017
Feb 19 - Feb 26, 2018
Can unlock Dr. Vellian Crowler
UnleashtheEgyptianGodCard-Banner.png Unleash the Egyptian God Card! Yami Marik Returns II Dec 7 - Dec 19, 2017
Apr 19 - Apr 26, 2018
Can unlock Yami Marik
BonzsSpookyZombieParty-Banner.png Bonz's Spooky Zombie Party Dec 19 - Dec 27, 2017 Has the mechanics of both a Duel-A-Thon and a roaming event
Can unlock Bonz
BattleCityBegins-Banner.png Duelist Chronicles: Battle City Begins! Dec 27, 2017 - Jan 9, 2018 Can unlock Arkana
TagDuelTournament-Banner.png Tag Duel Tournament Jan 24 - Feb 5, 2018
Jun 11 - June 19, 2018
Jan 8 - Jan 18, 2019
May 7 - May 16, 2019
Aug 16 - Aug 27, 2019
Nov 25 - Dec 3, 2019
Jan 16 - Jan 27, 2020
Apr 13 - Apr 21, 2020
Aug 20 - Aug 28, 2020
Can unlock Lumis and Umbra on the fourth and fifth event
AwakenRainbowDragon-Banner.png Awaken! Rainbow Dragon! Mar 28 - Apr 5, 2018
May 17 - May 24, 2018
Can unlock Jesse Anderson
SyrusTruesdalesRoadtoDuelLinks-Banner.png Syrus Truesdale's Road to Duel Links May 9 - May 17, 2018
Jul 6 - Jul 13, 2018
Has the mechanics of both a Duel-A-Thon and a roaming event
Can unlock Syrus Truesdale
EspaRobasDuelCarnival-Banner.png Espa Roba's Duel Carnival Jun 26 - Jul 6, 2018
Oct 9 - Oct 18, 2018
Can unlock Espa Roba
CyberdarkImpactZaneTruesdaleStrikes-Banner.png Cyberdark Impact! Zane Truesdale Strikes! Jul 23 - Aug 3, 2018
Oct 18 - Oct 29, 2018
Can unlock Zane Truesdale
TabletopRPGMonsterWorld-Banner.png Tabletop RPG: Monster World Aug 20 - Aug 29, 2018
Dec 4 - Dec 14, 2018
May 16 - May 23, 2019
Can unlock Tristan Taylor on second and third event

Can Unlock New skill for Yami Bakura on third event

RiseofYubelTheUltimateNightmare-Banner.png Rise of Yubel - The Ultimate Nightmare Sep 13 - Sep 24, 2018
Mar 15 - Mar 22, 2019
Can unlock Yubel
SectorSecurityontheMoveOfficerTetsuTrudge-Banner.png Sector Security on the Move! Officer Tetsu Trudge Oct 29 - Nov 7, 2018
Jan 18 - Jan 24, 2019
Can unlock Officer Tetsu Trudge
AtlasRisingTheReturnofJackAtlas-Banner.png Atlas Rising: The Return of Jack Atlas Jan 24 - Feb 4, 2019
Apr 15 - Apr 25, 2019
Can unlock Jack Atlas
IveGotDinoDNATyrannoHassleberrysUltimateEvolution-Banner.png I've Got Dino DNA! Tyranno Hassleberry's Ultimate Evolution Feb 26 - Mar 8, 2019
Jun 10 - Jun 19, 2019
Can unlock Tyranno Hassleberry
ConsumedbyLightSartoriusEmerges-Banner.png Consumed by Light: Sartorius Emerges Mar 25 - Apr 4, 2019
Jul 9 - Jul 16, 2019
Can unlock Sartorius Kumar
RaidDuel-TheFlamesofVengeanceCcapacApu-Banner.png Raid Duel - The Flames of Vengeance: Ccapac Apu Jun 27 - Jul 9, 2019
Oct 8 - Oct 18, 2019
Can unlock Dark Signer Kalin Kessler
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Rise of Yubel - Soul Polymerization Jul 26 - Aug 6, 2019
Oct 18 - Oct 28, 2019
Can unlock Jaden/Yubel
DestinyDecidedDarkSignerCarlyCarmine-Banner.png Destiny Decided! Dark Signer Carly Carmine Aug 27 - Sep 5, 2019
Dec 19 - Dec 26, 2019
Can unlock Dark Signer Carly Carmine
TranscendGamePart2-Banner.jpg Transcend Game Part 2 Nov 5 - Nov 14, 2019
Jan 7 - Jan 16, 2020
Can unlock Sera
RaidDuel-TheNetherworldComethWiraqochaRasca-Banner.png Raid Duel - The Netherworld Cometh: Wiraqocha Rasca Dec 3 - Dec 11, 2019
Mar 16 - Mar 24, 2020
Can unlock Dark Signer Rex Goodwin
MemoriesofaFriend-Banner.png Memories of a Friend Jan 27 - Feb 6, 2020
Apr 21 - Apr 28, 2020
Can unlock Joey Wheeler (DSOD)
BlairFlannigansMaideninLove-Banner.png Blair Flannigan's Maiden in Love Feb 25 - Mar 6, 2020
May 14 - May 21, 2020
Can unlock Blair Flannigan
CarlyCarminesDuelLinksSpotlight-Banner.png Carly Carmine's Duel Links Spotlight! Mar 24 - Mar 31, 2020
Jul 13 - Jul 21, 2020
Can unlock Carly Carmine
RaidDuelDimensionalDisasterBusterGundiltheCubicBehemoth-Banner.png Raid Duel - Dimensional Disaster: Buster Gundil the Cubic Behemoth May 21 - Jun 1, 2020
Nov 23 - Dec 3, 2020
Can unlock Yugi Muto (DSOD)
TéaGardnersReminiscenceoftheFuture-Banner.png Téa Gardner's Reminiscence of the Future Jun 25 - Jul 6, 2020
Oct 6 - Oct 14, 2020
Can unlock Téa Gardner (DSOD)
DuelistRoadClashatCrashTown-Banner.png Duelist Road - Clash at Crash Town Jul 27 - Aug 5, 2020
Oct 22 - Oct 28, 2020
Can unlock Kalin Kessler
RaidDuelDimensionalDisasterIndioraDoomVolttheCubicEmperor-Banner.png Raid Duel - Dimensional Disaster: Indiora Doom Volt the Cubic Emperor Aug 28 - Sep 8, 2020 Can unlock Aigami
SharkAttackNumbersAppear-Banner.png Shark Attack: Numbers Appear Oct 28 - Nov 5, 2020 Can unlock Reginald "Shark" Kastle
152x50px D.D. Castle: Assault Early December 2020 Can unlock Axel Brodie

Roaming events

These events feature a Legendary Duelist appearing in Duel World. They cannot be unlocked, but they can be Dueled repeatedly in order to obtain event-exclusive cards. These can feature either new characters, or "Super" versions of previously available characters.

Main article: Roaming Duelists

Event icon Event name Running time Notes
YugiMuto-Banner.png
YugiMuto2-Banner.jpg
Yugi Muto event Jan 19 - Jan 24, 2017
Jun 7 - Jun 12, 2017
YamiBakura-Banner.jpg Yami Bakura event Apr 12 - Apr 17, 2017
Jun 2 - Jun 7, 2017
MokubaKaiba-Banner.png
MokubaKaiba2-Banner.png
Mokuba Kaiba event Jun 19 - Jun 24, 2017
Aug 22 - Aug 28, 2017
Arkana-Banner.png Arkana event Jul 20 - Jul 26, 2017
SuperJoey-Banner.png
SuperJoey2-Banner.png
Super Joey event May 15 - May 28, 2017
Jul 12 - Jul 18, 2017
ElegantMai-Banner.png
ElegantMai2-Banner.png
Elegant Mai event Aug 3 - Aug 11, 2017
May 2 - May 9, 2018
RexRaptorsDinoMayham-Banner.png Rex Raptor's Dino Mayhem! Sep 11 - Sep 19, 2017 Has the mechanics of both a Duel-A-Thon and a roaming event
Bonz-Banner.png Bonz event Oct 12 - Oct 20, 2017
JesseAnderson-Banner.png Jesse Anderson event Nov 6 - Nov 15, 2017
EspaRoba-Banner.png
EspaRoba2-Banner.png
Espa Roba event Nov 21 - Nov 29, 2017
Feb 12 - Feb 23, 2018
ZaneTruesdale-Banner.png Zane Truesdale event Jan 9 - Jan 16, 2018
Jun 4 - Jun 11, 2018
ChazzAThon-Banner.png Chazz-A-Thon Feb 5 - Feb 13, 2018 Has the mechanics of both a Duel-A-Thon and a roaming event
SyrusTruesdale-Banner.png Syrus Truesdale event Mar 5 - Mar 15, 2018
SuperbTea-Banner.png
SuperbTea2-Banner.png
Superb Téa event Mar 22 - Mar 30, 2018
Jul 17 - Jul 23, 2018
TristanTaylor-Banner.png
TristanTaylor2-Banner.png
Tristan Taylor event May 24 - Jun 1, 2018
Aug 29 - Sep 6, 2018
SeriousChazz-Banner.png Serious Chazz event Aug 14 - Aug 20, 2018
SpunkyJaden-Banner.png
SpunkyJaden2-Banner.png
Spunky Jaden event Oct 11 - Oct 18, 2018
Jan 4 - Jan 11, 2019
IngloriusBastion-Banner.png
IngloriusBastion2-Banner.png
Inglorius Bastion event Nov 13 - Nov 21, 2018
Jun 7 - Jun 15, 2019
JackAtlas-Banner.png Jack Atlas event Nov 26 - Dec 4, 2018
TyrannoHassleberry-Banner.png Tyranno Hassleberry event Dec 19 - Dec 27, 2018
EpicYami-Banner.png
EpicYami2-Banner.png
Epic Yami event Jan 11 - Jan 18, 2019
Apr 8 - Apr 15, 2019
LumisUmbra-Banner.jpeg Lumis and Umbra event Feb 20 - Feb 26, 2019
SolemnOdion-Banner.jpg
SolemnOdion2-Banner.png
Solemn Odion event May 8 - May 15, 2019
Aug 9 - Aug 19, 2019
DarkSignerKalinKessler-Banner.jpg Mark of the Dark Signer May 23 - May 31, 2019 Has the mechanics of both a Duel-A-Thon
FantasticPegasus-Banner.png
FantasticPegasus2-Banner.png
Fantastic Pegasus event Jun 19 - Jun 26, 2019
Sep 9 - Sep 18, 2019
AlluringAlexis-Banner.png
AlluringAlexis2-Banner.png
Alluring Alexis event Jul 19 - Jul 26, 2019
Nov 27 - Dec 6, 2019
UnknownDuelist-Banner.png.jpg Unknown Duelist event Sep 30 - Oct 8, 2019
SchemingWeevil-Banner.jpeg
SchemingWeevil2-Banner.png
Scheming Weevil event Oct 31 - Nov 7, 2019
Feb 26 - Mar 8, 2020
BlairFlannigan-Banner.png Blair Flannigan event Dec 16 - Dec 26, 2019
CarlyCarmine-Banner.png Carly Carmine event Jan 13 - Jan 21, 2020
ProfessionalAster-Banner.png
ProfessionalAster2-Banner.png
Professional Aster event Mar 28 - Apr 6, 2020
Jun 23 - Jul 1, 2020
EvolvedHassleberry-Banner.png
EvolvedHassleberry2-Banner.png
Evolved Hassleberry event May 18 - May 25, 2020
Sep 1 - Sep 10, 2020
Aigami-Banner.png Aigami event Jul 10 - Jul 18, 2020
Antinomy-Banner.png Antinomy event Jul 21 - July 27, 2020
AxelBrodie-Banner.png Axel Brodie event Oct 23 - Oct 31, 2020

Event Duelists Permanently at the Gate

The following Legendary Duelists were previously exclusive to specific events, but are now permanently available through Character Unlock Missions.

Event icon Duelist(s) Now At Gate Added date Notes
MaximillionPegasusParadoxBrothersGate-Banner.png Maximillion Pegasus and Paradox Brothers Nov 6, 2017
YamiBakuraGate-Banner.png Yami Bakura Dec 21, 2017
YugiMutoGate-Banner.png Yugi Muto Jan 18, 2018
MokubaKaibaBonzGate-Banner.png Mokuba Kaiba and Bonz Feb 13, 2018
DrVellianCrowlerGate-Banner.png Dr. Vellian Crowler Apr 17, 2018
ArkanaGate-Banner.png Arkana May 11, 2018
JesseAndersonGate-Banner.png Jesse Anderson Jun 25, 2018
YamiMarikGate-Banner.png Yami Marik Aug 15, 2018
SyrusTruesdaleGate-Banner.png Syrus Truesdale Sep 11, 2018
ZaneTruesdaleGate-Banner.png Zane Truesdale Nov 19, 2018
EspaRobaGate-Banner.png Espa Roba Dec 18, 2018
TetsuTrudgeGate-Banner.png Officer Tetsu Trudge Mar 5, 2019
JackAtlasGate-Banner.jpg Jack Atlas May 10, 2019
TristanTaylorGate-Banner.png Tristan Taylor Jun 25, 2019
TyrannoHassleberryGate-Banner.png Tyranno Hassleberry Jul 22, 2019
SartoriusKumarGate-Banner.png Sartorius Kumar Sep 24, 2019
LumisandUmbraGate-Banner.png.jpg Lumis and Umbra Oct 21, 2019
YubelJadenYubelGate-Banner.png Yubel and Jaden/Yubel Nov 29, 2019
DarkSignerKalinKesslerGate-Banner.png Dark Signer Kalin Kessler Jan 14, 2020
DarkSignerCarlyCarmineGate-Banner.png Dark Signer Carly Carmine Feb 20, 2020
SeraGate-Banner.png Sera Mar 23, 2020
DarkSignerRexGoodwinGate-Banner.png Dark Signer Rex Goodwin May 18, 2020
JoeyWheelerDSODGate-Banner.png Joey Wheeler (DSOD) Jun 22, 2020
BlairFlanniganGate-Banner.png Blair Flannigan Jul 28, 2020
CarlyCarmineGate-Banner.png Carly Carmine Sep 4, 2020
152x50px Téa Gardner (DSOD) Nov 24, 2020

Other events

Event icon Event name Running time Notes
DuelAThon-Banner.jpg Duel-A-Thon Various
DuelistChallenges-Banner.jpg Duelist Challenges Various Rewards Gems, Gate Keys, and Cards
CardFlipperCampaign-Banner.jpg Card Flipper Campaign Various Rewards Rare Cards (SR and UR)
DDTowerFireDimension-Banner.png D.D. Tower: Fire Dimension Sep 19 - Sep 28, 2017
DDTowerWaterDimension-Banner.png D.D. Tower: Water Dimension Nov 29 - Dec 7, 2017
DuelIslandGladiator-Banner.png Duel Island: -Gladiator- Feb 27 - Mar 8, 2018
Jul 13 - Jul 23, 2018
DDTowerWindEarthDimension-Banner.png D.D. Tower: Wind & Earth Dimension Mar 09 - Mar 16, 2018
AttackoftheTristans-Banner.png Tristan Taylor glitch event Mar 31 - Apr 2, 2018 April Fool's Event.
BattleCityShowdown-Banner.png Duelist Chronicles: Battle City Showdown! Apr 26 - May 7, 2018
Mar 8 - Mar 15, 2019
Unlocks Yami Yugi's new skill
DDTowerDarkDimension-Banner.jpg D.D. Tower: Dark Dimension Jun 19 - June 26, 2018
DuelQuest-Banner.png Duel Quest Various Rewards Highly coveted Cards and Large amounts of Gems
DDTowerSacredLightDimension-Banner.jpg D.D. Tower: Sacred Light Dimension Dec 14 - Dec 25, 2018
WelcometoDuelAcademy-Banner.png Duelist Chronicles GX: Welcome to Duel Academy! Dec 27, 2018 - Jan 8, 2019
Jul 17 - Jul 26, 2019
Unlocks Jaden Yuki's new skill
TourGuide'sMissionBingoEvent-Banner.png Tour Guide's Bingo Missions Various Rewards 3 copies of Mahjong Munia Maidens
SocietyofLight-Banner.png Duelist Chronicles GX: Society of Light Apr 25 - May 6, 2019
Feb 17 - Feb 25, 2020
Unlocks Jaden Yuki's and Aster Phoenix's new skills
MissionCircuitEvent-Banner.png
MissionCircuitEvent2-Banner.jpg
MissionCircuitEvent3-Banner.png
MissionCircuitEvent4-Banner.png
Mission Circuit Various
LeoandLuna'sDuelCarnival-Banner.png Leo and Luna's Duel Carnival Aug 6 - Aug 16, 2019
Dec 11 - Dec 19, 2019
Aug 6 - Aug 13, 2020
Yubel-Banner.png Duelist Chronicles GX: Yubel Sep 16 - Sep 25, 2019
Jun 15 - Jun 25, 2020
Unlocks Jaden Yuki's and Yubel's new skills
TurboDuelGrandPrix-Banner.jpeg Turbo Duel Grand Prix Oct 28 - Nov 5, 2019
Mar 6 - Mar 16, 2020
Jul 6 - Jul 13, 2020
FightfortheFourtuneCup-Banner.png Duelist Chronicles 5D'S: Fight for the Fortune Cup! Dec 26, 2019 - Jan 7, 2020
Sep 21 - Sep 28, 2020
Unlocks Yusei Fudo's new skill
CarlysFortuneTelling-Banner.png Carly's Fortune-Telling Various
AttackoftheDarkSigners-Banner.png Duelist Chronicles 5D'S: Attack of the Dark Signers! Apr 28 - May 7, 2020 Unlocks Yusei Fudo's and Jack Atlas's new skills
DDCastleEmergence-Banner.png D.D. Castle: Emergence May 7 - May 14, 2020
DDCastleSiege-Banner.png D.D. Castle: Siege Aug 13 - Aug 20, 2020

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