We’re at the point of mostly confirming important side items before release.
Weekly Vanguard News Bits overDress #2:
- Introducing Additional Characters from the animated series “Cardfight!! Vanguard overDress”!
- Openings of the Start Decks on sale April 3rd, 2021
- Introducing 3 Over Triggers and 1 DSR from Booster Pack 1 “Genesis of the Give Greats”!
5 Start Deck Release Commemorative Event: Mini Exhibition Event in Akihabara
1. March 25th to 30th is Dragon Empire
2. March 31st to April 6th is Dark States
3. April 7th to 13th is Keter Sanctuary
4. April 14th to 20th is Stoichea
5. April 21st to 25th is Brandt Gate
Starting March 31st, people attending can get a Post Card
Various goods for overDress will go on sale starting May 22nd, 2021 at Animate and on its online store!
- Acrylic Key Holders (7 Different Kinds): 800 Yen + Tax
- Unit Cap Badge Sets (7 Different Kinds): 1000 Yen + Tax
- Plate Acrylic Stand (7 Different Kinds): 2000 Yen + Tax
- Muffler Towels (5 Different Kinds): 2000 Yen + Tax
The 26th of each month is apparently now “Vanguard Day”
On Vanguard Day, official tournament stores across Japan will hold “Vanguard Day”, an event where winning and losing doesn’t matter!
The event will be Standard (i.e. Nation Fight), and all contestants will play Free Fights. After all Fights are done, the store will hold a lottery which’ll hav a chance for someone to get a rubber playmat.
This month’s Attendance Promo is “Twin Buckler Dragon”
And the Playmat is “Trickstar”.
The 10th Anniversary Cup is being held
It’ll feature V and P Standard Formats, and will be held from April 10th toMay 30th, 2021.
Attendees get “Steam Guard, Kastilla”.
Winners & 1 Random Player Get: “Harmonics Messiah” (V Standard) or “Emperor Time Dragon, Eternal Dignity Dragon” (P Standard)
VMC 2020 Winter Resumption Period: April 10th to May 30th, 2021
Attendees can get “Perfectus Messiah” Rubber Playmats
While the big winner gets:
Grade 3 / Normal Unit / Star Gate – Link Joker – Messiah
[ACT][VC]:SB6 Messiahs to deal 6 damage to your opponent’s vanguard
Big Vanguard Festival 2021:
May 4th will be 4 Man Fight Tournaments (V Standard)
May 5th will be Clan Leader Fights (P Standard) and 4 Man Fight Tournaments (Standard OR P Standard)
Goods at the Big Vanguard Festival 2021:
- Card Sleeve Minis: 900 Yen
- Commemorative Storage Box: 800 Yen
Rubber Playmats: 2700 Yen
A Bushiroad TCG Strategy Presentation for Summer 2021 will be held May 12th, 2021 at 2 PM JST
Twitter Campaign for Japanese Fans during the hour Episode 1 of overDress airs on TV
Cardfight!! Vanguard overDress will be available to watch via Amazon Prime Video, U-NEXT, dAnimeStore, and limited airings on YouTube for Japanese consumers!
Repeat of the same news about Episode 1 as last week.
Yu-yu’s sisters Natsuko, Yukiko and Akiko
Seto Tomari, cop by day, MC by night
April 14th Onwards, “Reverse Fighter Evilest Championship” will be held to determine the person most corrupted by Link Joker (use Link Joker or a clan that has a Reverse Unit, but you are not required to use Reverse Units in your Deck)
There will an Infinite Rebirth Cup on April 21st, with “Gold Paladin”, “Shadow Paladin”, “Kagero” and “Link Joker” as your Decks of choice.
April 25th will be the Spring 2021 Vanguard ZERO Championship
Get past tournament cards and Sleeves with V Coupons!
Rewards include sleeves for “Revenger, Dragruler Phantom” and “Liberator, Star Rain Trumpeter”, and the Legend 10 reward being exclusive alt art for “Liberator, Star Rain Trumpeter”.
April 1st: “Infinite Rebirth”
Star-vader, Worldline Dragon
Set 17 – Infinite Rebirth – RR
Grade 0 / Link Joker – Cyber Dragon
<VC/Soul> At the start of your ride phase, if your vanguard is not grade 3 or greater, [discard a “Я” card from your hand] to look at 5 cards from the top of your deck, and add a card to your hand. If you added a “Я” card, add the same card as that card from outside your deck to your deck.
Star-vader, Cold Death Dragon
Set 17 – Infinite Rebirth – R
Grade 2 / Link Joker – Cyber Dragon
<RC> When placed, if your opponent has a locked card, [Counter Blast 1] and at the start of your opponent’s next turn, your opponent puts a card from the top of their deck on <RC> as a locked card.
Star-vader, Magnet Hollow
Set 17 – Infinite Rebirth – RR
Grade 2 / Link Joker – Cyber Golem
<VC/RC> When this unit’s attack hits a vanguard, if your vanguard is a “Star-vader”, [Counter Blast 1] to add a “Я” card from your deck to your hand.
Star-vader, “Omega” Glendios
Set 17 – Infinite Rebirth – RRR
Grade 3 / Link Joker – Cyber Golem
<VC>[Limit Break 5] At the start of your main phase, if your opponent has 5 or more locked cards, you win the game.
<VC>[Limit Break 4][1/Turn] [Counter Blast 1 and discard a “Я” card from your hand] to prevent all your opponent’s locked cards from being unlocked during their next end phase.
<VC>[1/Turn] When your “Я” rear-guard is placed, lock 1 of your opponent’s rear-guards with priority to the back row, and prevent that locked card from being unlocked during their next end phase.
<VC> All of your “Я” rear-guards get Power+5000, and cannot be locked by your opponent’s card effects.
“Reverse” Units have their Skills Change
Basically a new Skill will be added via maintenance that if a “Reverse” Unit is added to your Link Joker Deck, they lose all their other abilities.
Previously Revealed Over Triggers
Star Dragon Deity of Infinitude, Eldobreath
Grade 0 / Trigger Unit – Over Trigger / Brandt Gate – Space Dragon
Additional Effect – Double the [Power] and [Critical] of all of your front row units until end of turn! (Increase to double its [Power] and [Critical] when activated)
Light Dragon Deity of Honors, Amartinoa
Grade 0 / Trigger Unit – Over Trigger / Keter Sanctuary – Cosmo Dragon
Additional Effect – Until end of turn, you also perform drive checks for the battles your rear-guards attack!
Source Dragon Deity of Blessings, Blessfavor
Grade 0 / Trigger Unit – Over Trigger / Stoichea – Nature Dragon
Additional Effect – Draw a card! Choose one of your units, and it gets [Critical]+1 until end of turn! All of your front row units get [Power]+10000!
If your damage zone has more or equal cards than your opponent’s, choose a card from your damage zone, and heal it!
Dress Secret Rare of “Trickstar” for D-BT01
- Additional news about the Big Vanguard Festival!
- Introducing Anime Recap & Key Animations from “overDress”
- Introducing the Dress Secret Rare version of “Chakrabarthi Divine Dragon, Nirvana” from Booster Pack 1 “Genesis of the Five Greats”