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Junseigen kādo


Semi-Limited card

In the OCG and the TCG Advanced and Traditional Formats, Semi-Limited (準制限 Junseigen) cards are cards that players are allowed only two copies of in their Main Deck, Side Deck, and Extra Deck combined.

These cards are Semi-Limited as of July 1, 2019 for the OCG, and April 14, 2021 the TCG Advanced Format.

Monster Cards

 Japanese nameOCGTCG AdvancedTCG Traditional
Altergeist Meluseekオルターガイスト・メリュシークSemi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Cyber Angel Bentenサイバー・エンジェル-弁天-UnlimitedSemi-LimitedSemi-Limited
Danger!? Jackalope?未界域のジャッカロープSemi-LimitedLimitedLimited
Destiny HERO - MaliciousD-HERO ディアボリックガイSemi-LimitedSemi-LimitedSemi-Limited
Dewloren, Tiger King of the Ice Barrier氷結界の虎王ドゥローレンSemi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Dinomight Knight, the True Dracofighter真竜拳士ダイナマイトKUnlimitedSemi-LimitedSemi-Limited
Harmonizing Magician調弦の魔術師Semi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Junk Speederジャンク・スピーダーSemi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Lonefire Blossomローンファイア・ブロッサムSemi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Makyura the Destructor処刑人-マキュラSemi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Night Assailant深淵の暗殺者Semi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Orcust Harp Horrorオルフェゴール・ディヴェルSemi-LimitedForbiddenLimited
Thunder Dragonroar雷獣龍-サンダー・ドラゴンSemi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Tri-Brigade Fraktall鉄獣戦線 フラクトールSemi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Trishula, Dragon of the Ice Barrier氷結界の龍 トリシューラSemi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Wind-Up Carrier Zenmaity発条空母ゼンマイティSemi-LimitedForbiddenLimited

Spell Cards

 Japanese nameOCGTCG AdvancedTCG Traditional
The Beginning of the End終わりの始まりSemi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Branded Opening烙印開幕Semi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Called by the Grave墓穴の指名者Semi-LimitedLimitedLimited
Cursed Eldland呪われしエルドランドSemi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Divine Wind of Mist Valley霞の谷の神風Semi-LimitedLimitedLimited
Emergency Teleport緊急テレポートSemi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Fire Formation - Tenki炎舞-「天璣」Semi-LimitedSemi-LimitedSemi-Limited
Fusion Destinyフュージョン・デステニーLimitedSemi-LimitedSemi-Limited
Magical Meltdown暴走魔法陣Semi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Nadir Servant天底の使徒LimitedSemi-LimitedSemi-Limited
Pot of Desires強欲で貪欲な壺Semi-LimitedSemi-LimitedSemi-Limited
Pot of Prosperity金満で謙虚な壺Semi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
SPYRAL ResortSPYRAL RESORTSemi-LimitedLimitedLimited
Sky Striker Mecha - Widow Anchor閃刀機-ウィドウアンカーSemi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Sky Striker Mobilize - Engage!閃刀起動-エンゲージSemi-LimitedLimitedLimited
Super Polymerization超融合Semi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Swordsoul Emergence龍相剣現Semi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
That Grass Looks Greener隣の芝刈りSemi-LimitedForbiddenLimited
Trickstar Light Stageトリックスター・ライトステージLimitedSemi-LimitedSemi-Limited

Trap Cards

 Japanese nameOCGTCG AdvancedTCG Traditional
Eldlixir of Scarlet Sanguine紅き血染めのエルドリクシルSemi-LimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Wall of Revealing Light光の護封壁UnlimitedSemi-LimitedSemi-Limited



Moved into the list

Card Japanese name Card type Old status (October 2021) New status (January 2022)
Altergeist Multifaker オルターガイスト・マルチフェイカー Monster Card 3Limited 2Semi-limited
Metaverse メタバース Trap Card 3Limited 2Semi-limited
Water Enchantress of the Temple (せい) 殿 (でん) (みず) (つか) Monster Card 1Unlimited 2Semi-limited
Rite of Aramesir アラメシアの () Spell Card 1Unlimited 2Semi-limited
Swordsoul Emergence (りゅう) (そう) (けん) (げん) Spell Card 1Unlimited 2Semi-limited

Moved out of the list

Card Japanese name Card type Old status (October 2021) New status (January 2022)
Crossout Designator (まっ) (さつ) () (めい) (しゃ) Spell Card 2Semi-Limited 3Limited
Performapal Skullcrobat Joker EM (エンタメイト) ドクロバット・ジョーカー Monster Card 2Semi-Limited 1Unlimited
Red-Eyes Darkness Metal Dragon レッドアイズ・ダークネスメタルドラゴン Monster Card 2Semi-Limited 1Unlimited
Souleating Oviraptor (たま) () いオヴィラプター Monster Card 2Semi-Limited 1Unlimited
Scapegoat スケープ・ゴート Spell Card 2Semi-Limited 1Unlimited


Moved into the list

Card Card type Old status (October 2021) New status (February 2022)
A Hero Lives Spell Card 3Limited 2Semi-limited
Salamangreat Circle Spell Card 3Limited 2Semi-limited
Scapegoat Spell Card 3Limited 2Semi-limited
Fusion Destiny Spell Card 1Unlimited 2Semi-limited
Nadir Servant Spell Card 1Unlimited 2Semi-limited

Moved out of the list

Card Card type Old status (October 2021) New status (February 2022)
Danger! Nessie! Monster Card 2Semi-limited 1Unlimited
Performapal Skullcrobat Joker Monster Card 2Semi-limited 1Unlimited
Emergency Teleport Spell Card 2Semi-limited 1Unlimited


  1. Literally "prepared limited card". Likely a mistranslation, because 準, as a Japanese prefix, means "semi-", but it does occur in the word 準備 junbi "preparation".