[Monthly Bushiroad] October 2017 Issue
The new manga promo cards have their effects revealed
Messianic Lord Blaster
Grade 4 / Normal Unit / United Sanctuary – Royal Paladin – Human
AUTO (VC) When you Drive Check a Grade 2 or higher “Blaster”, you can Call that card to (RC(). If you Call it, during that turn, this Unit gains that Unit’s original Power. And, if that Unit is a “Blaster Blade” Unit, during that turn, this Unit gains Critical+1.
Planet Corpse King, Brandt
Grade 3 / Normal Unit / Star Gate – Link Joker – Alien
AUTO (VC): [CB2] When this Unit attacks or is attacked, if you have more cards in your Damage Zone than your opponent, you can pay the cost. If you pay it, during that battle, your opponent’s Trigger Effects, besides the Power+5000 effect, become:
• “Critical: Choose all of your Vanguards, during that battle, they lose Critical-1.”
• “Draw: Choose 1 of your Rear-guards, Retire it.”
• “Stand: Choose 1 of your Standing Rear-Guards, Rest it.”
• “Heal: Your Vanguard takes 1 Damage.”
Flambe Chef, Dee
Grade 1 / Normal Unit / Magallanica – Granblue – Zombie
AUTO: GB1 [CB1 & Choose 1 Card from your hand, Discard it] When this card is Retired from (RC) due to the cost or effect of your card, you can pay the cost. If you do, draw 1 card, choose 1 of your Rear-guards, during that turn, this card gains Power+2000.
Time-Grasping Gear Cat
Size 1 / Normal Unit / Dark Zone – Gear Chronicle – Gear Beast
CONT (DECK) GB1: If you would Call this card from the Deck via Time Leap, you can Call it ignoring its Grade.
CONT (RC): You can place this Unit on the bottom of the Deck for Time Leap.
A limited few (216 people) who get post cards from all 3 volumes being released can get the above cards in a 4 card set with colored manga artwork.
Rewind Dragon is a Link Joker Promo for next month’s issue of Monthly Bushiroad. It has both Lock and Unlock related utility, and is designed to work with “Genesis Dragon of Rebirth”.
Episode 49 is “Battle of the Brothers”, Kazuma vs Kazumi
Episode 50 is “Entrusted Feelings”, Kazumi vs Chrono Part 1
Episode 51 is “Power to Surpass”, Kazumi vs Chrono Part 2
Episode 52 is 帰還 “Repatriation/Return” (as in returning home). Basically the aftermath of the U20 and Shiranui’s schemes, with questions left: Who is the mastermind who was manipulating and using Shiranui. And what is Noa up to. As the U20 ends, a new battle for TryThree and their friends is about to begin.
Bushiroad announces the “Another Vanguard” Label for Monthly Bushiroad, focusing on new characters and Units apart from Aichi and Chrono’s stories. The first of which is “Cardfight!! Vanguard Shooting Star”
To expand this label, Monthly Bushiroad’s staff is looking for people to send in Names/Manga (i.e. Rough Drafts/Story Outlines) to their department to potentially get picked up, with cash prizes being awarded.
Original G Unit Contest for 2017 is announced. Bushiroad will make 3 fan ideas into actual G Units for real life. To enter, Bushiroad wants a Name, a Clan, Artwork, and a generalized description of the card’s flavor/setting/concept.