The high priest of Gyze returns!
— カードファイト!! ヴァンガード公式 (@cfvanguard_PR) January 12, 2021
Regarding the update of the Fighters Rules, which was scheduled to be implemented around February, we will announce it ahead of schedule today in response to the announcement of the state of emergency. Details will be announced today from 21:00 on January 12th (Tuesday) at the Weekly Vanga Information Bureau.
Vanguard Weekly News Bits #131
This Week’s Topics:
- Advance Notice of Fighter’s Rule Updates
- Second 10th Anniversary Campaign for January!
- Introducing “Evil God Bishop, Gastille” from the 9th Special Series “Clan Selection Plus Vol. 1”!
Fighter’s Rule Updates being announced in advance for Japan and the like due to the surge in COVID-19 infections.
- Rules are being done to make sure more Clans get used.
- And to reduce Fight Length
- And improve the amount of cards used
- Et al.
Choice Restriction: (Pick 1 Card and You can use up to 4 Copies of it)
- V-BT12/002 (et al.) “Sunrise Ray Knight, Gurguit”
- V-BT12/020 (et al.) “Bluish Flame Liberator, Percival”
Usage Restriction Release: You can use up to 4 copies per Deck
- V-BT05/013 (et al) “Fiendish Sword Eradicator, Cho-Ou”
Erratum (Change To Card Text):
[AUTO]:When on a non-Astral Plane circle, retire this unit. If it could not be retired, remove this unit.
- V-TD09/016 (et al) “Giant Deity of Distant World”
5 People can get a Smartphone Case with the 10th Anniversary Logo via a Twitter Campaign
The Smartphone Case, as shown by Doctor O
3 Viewers of the Strategy Meeting will get a 10th Anniversary Good Set via a Twitter Contest
Remind 12 reruns this weekend
Official Line Stamps based on Vanguard If
Season 27 “Star-vader Invasion”, begins on 16th January 0000 JST, and will last until 31st January 2359 JST.
Rewards include sleeves for “Blue Wave Dragon, Tetra-drive Dragon'” and “Star-vader, Nebula Lord Dragon”, and the Legend 10 reward being exclusive alt art for “Star-vader, Infinite Zero Dragon”
V-SS09/052 RRR アイアンハート・アサシン Ironheart Assassin
Grade 1 / Normal Unit / Dark Zone – Dark Irregulars – Human
“His soul led astray, the man became a weapon.”
[AUTO](RC):When it attacks or boosts, you may Soul Charge (1). If you Soul Charge, and have three “Ironheart Assassin” in your soul, Counter Charge (1).
[AUTO]:When rode upon, you may call this card to (RC).
V-SS09/051 RRR ポイゾニック・アブダクター Poisonic Abductor
Grade 2 / Normal Unit / Dark Zone – Dark Irregulars – Human
“This poison enslaves the soul. I’ve already proven its effects.”
[AUTO](VC/RC):When placed, COST [Counter Blast (1) & discard a card from your hand], search your deck for up to three grade 2 or less normal units with the same card name, put two cards from among them into your soul, call the rest to (RC), and shuffle your deck.
V-SS09/050 RRR 邪神司教 ガスティール Evil God Bishop, Gastille
Grade 3 / Normal Unit / Dark Zone – Dark Irregulars – Demon
[AUTO](VC):At the beginning of your battle phase, COST [Counter Blast (1)], draw a card, and your opponent chooses one of the following effects for every five cards in your soul. You perform the chosen effects in any order. (Each effect can only be chosen once)
・All of your front row units get [Critical]+1 until end of turn.
・Your opponent’s vanguard’s [Power] increases or decreases to 1 until end of turn.
・All of your opponent’s [AUTO] abilities do not activate until end of turn.
・Your opponent chooses a card from his or her hand, and puts it into his or her damage zone face down.
The Vanguard’s current power is changed to become 1.
Quick Shield Tickets and Imaginary Gift Protects placed in the Damage Zone vanish after being placed
Clan Selection Pluses will be sold via the Bushiroad E-Commerce Shop
Next Week’s Weekly Vanguard News Bits:
- Details about Vanguard Project 2.0 will be announced
- “Ghostie Leader, Beatrice” from Special Series 9 “Clan Selection Plus Vol. 1” will be introduced!
Thanks to Kyrus for collecting information and with card translations