Main Phase

Japanese

メインフェイズ

Japanese (romanized)

Meinfeizu

English

Main Phase

Draw PhaseStandby PhaseMain Phase 1Battle PhaseMain Phase 2End PhaseStart StepBattle StepDamage StepEnd StepTurn Structure Chart
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Order of a turn.

The Main Phase (Japanese: メインフェイズ Meinfeizu) is a type of phase that occurs up to twice per turn. Main Phase 1 occurs after the Standby Phase, while Main Phase 2 occurs after the Battle Phase.

After Main Phase 1 has ended, the turn player may choose to enter the Battle Phase. If they choose not to, the player automatically proceeds to the End Phase. They cannot enter Main Phase 2 unless they conduct their Battle Phase.

Some cards and effects can only be activated during a particular Main Phase, such as "Cold Wave" and "Emergency Assistance", which can only be activated during Main Phase 1 and 2, respectively.

Possible actions

During the Main Phase, the turn player may:

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