[Duelist News] “F.A.” Special Feature

A look at the masters of Faster.

“F.A.” Special Feature: Fight by Raising Speed (i.e. Levels)! Link And Synchro Monsters Appear!!

Extra Pack 2018” (on sale September 8th, 2018) has many new cards for the “F.A. (i.e. Formula Athlete)” theme! “F.A.” monsters are monsters whose ATK rises as their Levels do! Many of their monsters have features that become more useful against monsters with lower Levels or Ranks then them. And this time, it incorporates new Link and Synchro Monsters that fight alongside them using their key features!!

Let’s check out their key features here!

“F.A.” Link Monster

A Link Monster debuts that supports suppressing your opponent while deploying your cards with 4 different effects!

A Link 2 That Supports Depploying Ally Synchro Monsters! It Also Strongly Negates And Destroys The Activation Of Opponent Monster Effects!!

F.A. Shining Star GT
[ATK 0]
2 Machine monsters
Gains ATK equal to the total Levels of the “F.A.” monsters it points to x 300. Neither player takes battle damage from attacks involving this card. Each time a “F.A.” Spell/Trap Card or effect is activated: Place 1 Athlete Counter on this card. When your opponent activates a monster effect (Quick Effect): You can remove 1 Athlete Counter from this card; negate the activation, and if you do, destroy that card. You can only use this effect of “F.A. Shining Star GT” once per turn.

▶ Key Point of the “F.A.” Link Monster ◀

Its Link Markers support the deployment of “F.A.” Synchro Monsters! Its first effect raise its ATK, while its second effect deals no Battle Damage to either player. You can make sure you take no damage if its ATK isn’t increased, it also helps secure moves by using its 4th effect to negate the activation of effects of opponent’s monsters and destroy them. After being sent to the GY, it can still be Special Summoned to the field by the effect of other “F.A.” cards, allowing you to suppress the effects of opponent’s monsters!

“F.A.” Synchro Monsters

A Level 7 and 9 Synchro Monster appear!! As their Levels rise, their ATK increases by 300 times their Level!! And besides this, they also both have powerful effects!!

Negate The Activation Of Spell & Trap Cards And Destroy Them!! It Inflicts Battle Damage When it Attacks A Defense Position Monster!!

F.A. Dawn Dragster
[★7 ATK 0/DEF 2000]
1 Tuner + 1+ non-Tuner monsters
Gains ATK equal to its Level x 300. If this card attacks a Defense Position monster, inflict piercing battle damage. Each time a “F.A.” Spell/Trap Card or effect is activated: You can increase this card’s Level by 1. Once per turn, when your opponent activates a Spell/Trap Card or effect (Quick Effect): You can reduce this card’s Level by 2, and if you do, negate the activation, and if you do that, destroy that card.

If It’s Level 11 Or More It Cannot Be Destroyed By Battle Or Effect, Also If It’s Level 13 Or More It Can Special Summon An Ally From The GY!!

F.A. Motorhome Transport
[★9 ATK 0/DEF 3000]
1 Tuner + 1+ non-Tuner monsters
Gains ATK equal to its Level x 300. Each time a “F.A.” Spell/Trap Card or effect is activated: You can increase the Level of this card by 1. This card gains the following effect(s), based on its current Level.
● Level 11 or higher: Cannot be destroyed by battle or card effects.
● Level 13 or higher: Once per turn: You can target 1 “F.A.” monster in your GY; Special Summon it.

▶ Key Point of the “F.A.” Synchro Monsters ◀

Because the original Levels of both Synchros are fairly high, they can be useful in battle since the amount of ATK they gain is incredibly high! “F.A. Dawn Dragster” seals your opponent’s Spell & Trap Cards, while the effect of “F.A. Motorhome Transport” has an effect that makes it immune to destruction, such that if it can gain a foothold on the field, it can start bring your allies back from the GY to the field!

“F.A.” Monsters

Their ATK increases as they Level Up! Let’s control the race called Dueling by piloting monsters (Racing Machines) with features that make them stronger against monsters with lower Levels and Ranks!

As It Levels Up, It Becomes Stronger In Battle! So Let’s Boost Its ATK Enormously Andd Aim For Huge Battle Damage By Attacking Twice!!

F.A. Sonic Meister
[ATK 0/DEF 1000]
Gains ATK equal to its Level x 300. Cannot be destroyed by battle with an opponent’s monster whose original Level/Rank is lower than this card’s Level. Each time a “F.A.” Spell/Trap Card or effect is activated: You can increase this card’s Level by 1. If this card is Level 7 or higher, it can make up to 2 attacks on monsters during each Battle Phase.

If It Becomes Level 7 Or More, It Can Disrupt Plays With Its Powerful Effect That Banishes Opponent Cards Sent To The GY!

F.A. Hang On Mach
[ATK 0/DEF 1800]
Gains ATK equal to its Level x 300. Unaffected by activated effects from an opponent’s monster whose original Level/Rank is lower than this card’s Level. Each time a “F.A.” Spell/Trap Card or effect is activated: You can increase this card’s Level by 1. If this card is Level 7 or higher, any card sent to your opponent’s GY is banished instead.

Restrain Activating Monster Effects! Also Pay Attention To The Intense Effect It Has That Prevents Discarding Cards To Activate Effects!!

F.A. Whip Crosser
[ATK 0/DEF 1000]
Gains ATK equal to its Level x 300. Your opponent must pay 300 LP to activate the effect of a monster whose original Level/Rank is lower than this card’s Level. Each time a “F.A.” Spell/Trap Card or effect is activated: You can increase this card’s Level by 1. If this card is Level 7 or higher, your opponent cannot discard or send cards from their hand to the GY to activate a card effect.

It Has An Effect To Protect Allies From Being Targeted By Attacks Or Effects, And When Monsters Battle, It Seals The Activation Of The Effects Of Opponent Monsters!

F.A. Turbo Charger
[ATK 0/DEF 1500]
Gains ATK equal to its Level x 300. Your opponent’s monsters whose original Level/Rank is lower than this card’s Level cannot target monsters for attacks, except this one. Your opponent cannot target monsters, except this one, with the effects of monsters whose original Level/Rank is lower than this card’s Level. Each time a “F.A.” Spell/Trap Card or effect is activated: You can increase this card’s Level by 1. If your “F.A.” monster battles while you control this Level 7 or higher card, your opponent’s monsters cannot activate their effects until the end of the Damage Step.

A Tuner That Can Easily Be Special Summoned To Synchro Summon!! It Has A Powerful Reffect To Add A “F.A.” Field Spell From The Deck To The Hand!

F.A. Auto Navigator
[Tuner ATK 0/DEF 0]
If this card is in your hand or GY: You can target 1 “F.A.” monster you control whose current Level is higher than its original Level; Special Summon this card, and if you do, reduce that target’s Level by the difference between its current and original Level, and if you do that, this card’s Level become equal to the amount reduced. If this card is Normal or Special Summoned: You can add 1 “F.A.” Field Spell from your Deck to your hand. You can only use each effect of “F.A. Auto Navigator” once per turn.

A Level 7 Special Summon Monster With An Effect To Destroy Cards On The Field!

F.A. Dark Dragster
[Special Summon ATK 0/DEF 2000]
Cannot be Normal Summoned/Set. Must first be Special Summoned (from your hand) by having a Level 7 or higher “F.A.” monster on the field, but no “F.A. Dark Dragster” in your Monster Zone. Gains ATK equal to its Level x 300. Each time a “F.A.” Spell/Trap Card or effect is activated: You can increase this card’s Level by 1. Once per turn: You can target 1 card on the field; reduce this card’s Level by 3, and if you do, destroy that target.

▶ Key Point of the “F.A.” Monsters ◀
If you Special Summon the Tuner “F.A. Auto Navigator” with an effect, it can change the levels of itself and the target monster, allowing you to use both for Synchro Summoning.
If you want to Call a Level 7 monster, Special Summon it by targeting a Level 7 monster! If you want to Call a Level 9 Synchro monster, target a Level 9 monster!

“F.A.” Cards That Support The Series

Many “F.A.” cards appear that strongly support either deployment or bolstering allies!

Allies Level Up By 2 During The Battle Phase!! When An Ally Destroys An Opponent’s Monster By Battle, You Can Activate Its Draw Effect!

F.A. Circuit Grand Prix
[Field Spell]
Increase the Levels of all “F.A.” monsters on the field by 2 during the Battle Phase only. Once per turn, when your “F.A.” monster destroys an opponent’s monster by battle: You can draw 1 card. If this face-up card on the field is destroyed by a card effect: You can add 1 “F.A.” card from your Deck to your hand, except “F.A. Circuit Grand Prix”. You can only use this effect of “F.A. Circuit Grand Prix” once per turn.

Allies Level Up by 2 During the Main Phase!! If An Ally Is Destroyed By Battle, Counter Attack By Discarding 1 Card From Your Opponent’s Hand!

F.A. Off-Road Grand Prix
[Field Spell]
Increase the Levels of all “F.A.” monsters on the field by 2 during the Main Phase only. You can only use each of the following effects of “F.A. Off-Road Grand Prix” once per turn.
● When a “F.A.” monster you control is destroyed by battle: You can discard 1 random card from your opponent’s hand.
● If this face-up card on the field is destroyed by a card effect: You can add 1 “F.A.” card from your Deck to your hand, except “F.A. Off-Road Grand Prix”.

During the Main Phase or Battle Phase, Allies Gain 2 Levels!! It Has A Powerful Effect That Prevents Allies From Being Targeted By Opponent Effects!

F.A. City Grand Prix
[Field Spell]
Increase the Levels of all “F.A.” monsters on the field by 2 during the Main Phase and Battle Phase. Your opponent cannot target “F.A.” monsters you control with card effects. If this face-up card on the field is destroyed by a card effect: You can add 1 “F.A.” card from your Deck to your hand, except “F.A. City Grand Prix”. You can only use this effect of “F.A. City Grand Prix” once per turn.

▶ Key Point of the “F.A.” Field Spell Cards ◀
During certain Phases, it powers up allies by making their Levels higher, powering them up! Each supports your allies in various ways and allow you to fight back with their secondary effects!! Furthermore, even if the allies it supports are destroyed by an effect, they have powerful effects to add “F.A.” cards of different names from the Deck to the hand!!!

A Quick-Play Spell That Instantly Raises An Ally’s Level By 2! Its Activate From The GY Effect Supports Similarly!!

F.A. Downforce
[Quick-Play Spell]
Target 1 “F.A.” monster you control; increase its Level by 2 until the end of this turn. During your Main Phase, except the turn this card was sent to the GY: You can banish this card from your GY, then target 1 “F.A.” monster you control; increase its level by 2 until the end of this turn. You can only use each effect of “F.A. Downforce” once per turn.

Lower An Ally’s Level By 2 To Draw Cards Up To A Certain Number!! Its Effect To Call Allies From The GY Is Also Strong!

F.A. Pit Stop
[Quick-Play Spell]
Target 1 “F.A.” monster you control; reduce its Level by 2, and if you do, draw cards equal to the number of “F.A. Pit Stop” in your GY +1. During your Main Phase, except the turn this card was sent to the GY: You can banish this card from your GY, then target 1 “F.A.” monster in your GY; Special Summon it. You can only use each effect of “F.A. Pit Stop” once per turn.

Destroy A Card On The Field! Its Effect To Destroy A Card On Your Field To Call Forth An Ally Is Strong!!

F.A. Test Run
[Quick-Play Spell]
Target 1 “F.A.” monster you control; change its battle position, then, destroy 1 card on the field. During your Main Phase, except the turn this card was sent to the GY: You can banish this card from your GY, then target 1 face-up card you control; destroy it, and if you do, Special Summon 1 “F.A.” monster from your Deck. You can only use each effect of “F.A. Test Run” once per turn.

When You Banish 3 Different “F.A.” Field Spells With The Effect Of “F.A. Winners”, You Win The Duel!

F.A. Winners
[Continuous Spell]
If you control a “F.A.” monster, this card cannot be destroyed by your opponent’s card effects. When your “F.A.” monster whose Level is at least 5 higher than its original Level battles an opponent’s monster and inflicts battle damage to them: You can banish 1 card from your hand, field, or GY. You can only activate this effect of “F.A. Winners” once per turn. If 3 of your “F.A.” Field Spells with different names are currently banished, and were all banished by the effect of “F.A. Winners”, you win the Duel.

Let’s Go To The Experience Event!

You can choose to experience either the “Vendread” or “F.A.” Decks! Participation is free, and before Dueling those participating will get a lecture on how to play the Deck from the staff!

▼ An Experence Event where you can Duel with Decks containing the latest cards before they’re released!

“Vendread / F.A.” Deck Experience Event is currently being held! [Until August 3rd, 2018]

What Kind Of Cards Will You Combine For Your Deck?
Consider good cards that can work together!
─── By specifying conditions to search the Card Database, you’ll discover new possibilities!

▼ Check The Database For Cards Already Released
“F.A.” Monsters
“F.A.” Spell Cards
“F.A.” Cards
Machine Monsters

EXTRA PACK 2018
[September 8th, 2018]
The 2018 version of the Extra Pack that contains many cards from overseas has arrived! There’s the “F.A.” whose ATK rises as their Levels do, and have effects to dominate the opponent’s monsters… … … and “Vendread”, whose Ritual Monsters gain powerful effects based on the effects of the allies they Tribute… … … Both gain many new cards that greatly enhance them! Also, cards that strengthen various decks are also worth noting! It also includes Replicas of the 2017 World Championship Prize Cards!
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