"Yu-Gi-Oh! Nightmare Troubadour"
          Puzzle Guide
by Nintendax (nintendax@hotmail.com)

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--  TABLE OF CONTENTS  --
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 1) Beginner Puzzles
        A) What to Do and How to Do It   *Completed*
        B) You Called, Sir?              *Completed*
        C) I'll Take That!               *Completed*
        D) Winner Takes All              *Completed*
        E) You're Not Alone              *Completed*
        F) Too Close to Call             *Completed*
        G) The Penguin's Revenge         *Completed*
        H) Attack Is The Best Defense?   *Completed*
        I) Be My Guest                   *Completed*
        J) The Koala Brothers            *Completed*
        K) Blueprint For Revenge         *Completed*
        L) Fusion Combinations           *Completed*
 2) Intermediate Puzzles
        A) The Stealth Squad             *Completed*
        B) Break The Spell!              *Completed*
        C) Just My Type?                 *Completed*
        D) Enter The Abyss               *Completed*
        E) Absorbathon                   *Completed*
        F) Absorbathon II                *Completed*
        G) The Phantom
        H) Sol e Luna
        I) Grudge Match
        J) Tribute to The Stars
        K) Dual Hero
        L) Extra Large
 3) Advanced Puzzles
        A) Super Size
        B) Sharpen Your Sword
        C) Valley of The Amoebas
        D) Master of Arms
        E) The Samurai
        F) Is That Your Necklace?
        G) Run For Your Life
        H) Whose Move?
        I) The Dying Apes
        J) The 3 Grave Robbers
        K) Legend of Fusion
        L) Never Underestimate Shinato
 4) Credits
 5) Legal Disclaimer
 6) Contact Info

*NOTE - This FAQ looks best in "Lucida Console" Font, Regular, Size 10.

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--  BEGINNER PUZZLES                                                   --
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== BEGINNER PUZZLE #1 - What to Do and How to Do It ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 8000 LP   Opponent: 700 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
Giant Soldier of Stone (DEF Position)
Rogue Doll (ATK Position)
Rogue Doll (DEF Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
-----------

Monsters;
Beautiful Headhuntress (ATK Position)
Illusionist Faceless Mage (ATK Position)
Mystical Elf (ATK Position)
Ryu-Ran (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Cards in Hand;
(None)
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Enter your Battle Phase.
 2) Attack Giant Soldier of Stone with Ryu-Ran.
 3) Attack Rogue Doll (in DEF Position) with Illusionist Faceless Mage.
 4) Attack Rogue Doll (in ATK Position) with Beautiful Headhuntress.
 5) Attack your opponent with Mystical Elf.

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== BEGINNER PUZZLE #2 - You Called, Sir? ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 8000 LP   Opponent: 2100 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
(None)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
-----------

Monsters;
Kuriboh (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Cards in Hand;
Battle Ox
Blue-Eyes White Dragon
Curse of Dragon
La Jinn the Mystical Genie of the Lamp
Red-Eyes B. Dragon
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Summon La Jinn the Mystical Genie of the Lamp.
 2) Enter your Battle Phase.
 3) Attack your opponent with Kuriboh.
 4) Attack your opponent with La Jinn the Mystical Genie of the Lamp.

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== BEGINNER PUZZLE #3 - I'll Take That! ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 200 LP   Opponent: 1800 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
(None)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
-----------

Monsters;
(None)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Cards in Hand;
Mooyan Curry
Mooyan Curry
Ookazi
Tremendous Fire
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Activate Mooyan Curry. (Select 'Regain your Life Points'.)
 2) Activate Mooyan Curry. (Select 'Regain your Life Points'.)
 3) Activate Ookazi.
 4) Activate Tremendous Fire.

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== BEGINNER PUZZLE #4 - Winner Takes All ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 8000 LP   Opponent: 8000 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
(None)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
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Monsters;
Kuriboh (ATK Position)
Lava Battleguard (ATK Position)
Magician of Black Chaos (ATK Position)
Mushroom Man (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Cards in Hand;
La Jinn the Mystical Genie of the Lamp
Swamp Battleguard
The Bistro Butcher
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Summon The Bistro Butcher.
 2) Enter your Battle Phase.
 3) Attack your opponent with The Bistro Butcher.

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== BEGINNER PUZZLE #5 - You're Not Alone ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 8000 LP   Opponent: 2300 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
Blue-Eyes White Dragon

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
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Monsters;
Kuriboh (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Cards in Hand;
Gemini Elf
Panther Warrior
Raigeki
Zombyra the Dark
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Activate Raigeki.
 2) Summon Panther Warrior.
 3) Enter your Battle Phase.
 4) Attack your opponent with Kuriboh.
 5) Attack your opponent with Panther Warrior. (Tribute Kuriboh)

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== BEGINNER PUZZLE #6 - Too Close to Call ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 2000 LP   Opponent: 2000 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
Panther Warrior (ATK Position)
Zombyra the Dark (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
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Monsters;
Zombyra the Dark (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
Ring of Destruction (Set)

Cards in Hand;
Dark Magician Girl
Panther Warrior
Zombyra the Dark
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Enter your Battle Phase.
 2) Attack Panther Warrior with Zombyra the Dark.
 3) Activate Ring of Destruction. (Target your Zombyra the Dark)

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== BEGINNER PUZZLE #7 - The Penguin's Revenge ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 8000 LP   Opponent: 2300 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
Gemini Elf (ATK Position)
Gemini Elf (ATK Position)
Wall of Illusion (DEF Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
-----------

Monsters;
Muka Muka (ATK Position)
Mushroom Man (ATK Position)
Penguin Soldier (Set)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Cards in Hand;
Celtic Guardian
Dark Magician
Steel Ogre Grotto #2
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Flip Summon Penguin Soldier.
 2) Target both Gemini Elf cards with Penguin Soldier's effect.
 3) Tribute Summon Steel Ogre Grotto #2. (Tribute Penguin Soldier)
 4) Enter your Battle Phase.
 5) Attack Wall of Illusion with Steel Ogre Grotto #2.
 6) Attack your opponent with Muka Muka.
 7) Attack your opponent with Mushroom Man.

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== BEGINNER PUZZLE #8 - Attack Is The Best Defense? ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 8000 LP   Opponent: 1050 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
Dark Rabbit (DEF Position)
Giant Soldier of Stone (ATK Position)
King of Yamimakai (DEF Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
-----------

Monsters;
Mystical Elf (DEF Position)
Ryu-Kishin Powered (ATK Position)
Toon Alligator (DEF Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Cards in Hand;
Milus Radiant
Shield & Sword
Star Boy
Witch's Apprentice
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Activate Shield & Sword.
 2) Summon Star Boy.
 3) Switch Mystical Elf and Toon Alligator into ATK Position.
 4) Enter your Battle Phase.
 5) Attack Giant Soldier of Stone with Mystical Elf.
 6) Attack King of Yamimakai with Toon Alligator.
 7) Attack Dark Rabit with Ryu-Kishin Powered.
 8) Attack your opponent with Star Boy.

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== BEGINNER PUZZLE #9 - Be My Guest ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 8000 LP   Opponent: 8000 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
Sinister Serpent

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
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Monsters;
Des Koala (Set)
Sasuke Samurai #3 (ATK Position)
The Bistro Butcher (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
Greed (Active)

Cards in Hand;
(None)
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Enter your Battle Phase.
 2) Attack Sinister Serpent with Sasuke Samurai #3.
 3) Activate your opponent with The Bistro Butcher.
 4) Enter your Main Phase 2.
 5) Flip Summon Des Koala.
 6) End your turn.

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== BEGINNER PUZZLE #10 - The Koala Brothers ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 4000 LP   Opponent: 4000 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
Big Koala (DEF Position)
Big Koala (DEF Position)
Big Koala (DEF Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
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Monsters;
Master of Oz (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Cards in Hand;
Copycat
Creature Swap
Shield & Sword
Spell Reproduction
Tribute to the Doomed
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Activate Creature Swap. (Select Master of Oz)
 2) Summon Copycat. (Target Master of Oz)
 3) Activate Spell Reproduction. (Target Opti-Camouflage Armor)
 4) Activate Opti-Camouflage Armor. (Equip Copycat)
 5) Enter your Battle Phase.
 6) Attack your opponent with Copycat. (Select Yes to attack directly)

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== BEGINNER PUZZLE #11 - Blueprint for Revenge ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 8000 LP   Opponent: 2000 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
Blue-Eyes White Dragon (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
-----------

Monsters;
Gemini Elf (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
Block Attack (Set)
Time Machine (Set)

Cards in Hand;
Curse of Dragon
Gaia the Fierce Knight
Polymerization
Shield & Sword
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Activate Shield & Sword.
 2) Activate Polymerization. (Select Gaia the Dragon Champion)
 3) Enter your Battle Phase.
 4) Attack Blue-Eyes White Dragon with Gemini Elf.
 5) Activate Time Machine when Gemini Elf is destroyed.
 6) Attack Blue-Eyes White Dragon with Gaia the Dragon Champion.
 7) Attack your opponent with Gemini Elf.

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== BEGINNER PUZZLE #12 - Fusion Combinations ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 8000 LP   Opponent: 8000 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
(None)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
-----------

Monsters;
Red-Eyes B. Dragon (ATK Position)
Summoned Skull (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Cards in Hand;
De-Fusion
Polymerization
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Activate Polymerization. (Select B. Skull Dragon)
 2) Enter your Battle Phase.
 3) Attack your opponent with B. Skull Dragon.
 4) Activate De-Fusion from your hand. (Select B. Skull Dragon)
 5) Attack your opponent with Summoned Skull.
 6) Attack your opponent with Red-Eyes B. Dragon.



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== INTERMEDIATE PUZZLE #1 - The Stealth Squad ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 2000 LP   Opponent: 4000 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
Aqua Madoor (ATK Position)
Garoozis (ATK Position)
Giant Soldier of Stone (DEF Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
Chain Energy (Active)
Stumbling (Active)
Vengeful Bog Spirit (Active)

Your Field:
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Monsters;
Stealth Bird (Set)
Stealth Bird (Set)
Swarm of Locusts (Set)
Swarm of Locusts (Set)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Cards in Hand;
Block Attack
Enraged Battle Ox
Forest
Mysterious Puppeteer
Shield & Sword
Stop Defense
Sword of Dark Destruction
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Flip Summon Swarm of Locusts. (Target Stumbling)
 2) Flip Summon Stealth Bird.
 3) Flip Summon Stealth Bird.
 4) Activate Block Attack. (Target Aqua Madoor)
 5) Activate Shield & Sword.
 6) Flip Summon Swarm of Locusts. (Target Vengeful Bog Spirit)
 7) Summon Enraged Battle Ox.
 8) Enter your Battle Phase.
 9) Attack Garoozis with Stealth Bird.
10) Attack Giant Soldier of Stone with Enraged Battle Ox.
11) Attack Aqua Madoor with Stealth Bird.
12) Attack your opponent with Swarm of Locusts.

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== INTERMEDIATE PUZZLE #2 - Break the Spell! ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 2250 LP   Opponent: 100 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
Dark Sage (DEF Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
Curse of Darkness (Active)

Your Field:
-----------

Monsters;
Shadow Ghoul (ATK Position)
The Unhappy Maiden (DEF Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Cards in Hand;
Blue Medicine
Blue Medicine
Fairy Meteor Crush
Megamorph
Mystical Space Typhoon
Mystik Wok
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Activate Blue Medicine.
 2) Activate Blue Medicine.
 3) Activate Mystical Space Typhoon. (Target Curse of Darkness)
 4) Activate Mystik Wok. (Target The Unhappy Maiden, and choose ATK)
 5) Activate Megamorph. (Equip Shadow Ghoul)
 6) Activate Fairy Meteor Crush. (Equip Shadow Ghoul)
 7) Enter your Battle Phase.
 8) Attack Dark Sage with Shadow Ghoul.

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== INTERMEDIATE PUZZLE #3 - Just My Type? ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 8000 LP   Opponent: 8000 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
Valkyrion the Magna Warrior (DEF Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
Sword of Deep-Seated (Equipped to Valkyrion the Magna Warrior)

Your Field:
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Monsters;
Ryu-Kishin Powered (ATK Position)
Thunder Dragon (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
DNA Surgery (Set)
DNA Surgery (Set)
Tailor of the Fickle (Set)
Tailor of the Fickle (Set)

Cards in Hand;
Axe of Despair
Limiter Removal
Mystic Plasma Zone
Sogen
Sword of Dragon's Soul
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Activate Mystic Plasma Zone.
 2) Activate Axe of Despair. (Equip Ryu-Kishin Powered)
 3) Activate Tailor of the Fickle. (Select Sword of Deep-Seated)
 4) Equip Ryu-Kishin Powered with Sword of Deep-Seated.
 5) Activate DNA Surgery. (Select Machine)
 6) Activate Limiter Removal.
 7) Activate DNA Surgery. (Select Warrior)
 8) Activate Sogen.
 9) Activate Sword of Dragon's Soul. (Equip Thunder Dragon)
10) Enter your Battle Phase.
11) Attack Valkyrion the Magna Warrior with Thunder Dragon.
12) Activate Tailor of the Fickle. (Select Sword of Dragon's Soul)
13) Equip Ryu-Kishin Powered with Sword of Dragon's Soul.
14) Attack your opponent with Ryu-Kishin Powered.

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== INTERMEDIATE PUZZLE #4 - Enter the Abyss ==
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LIFE POINTS - You: 8000 LP   Opponent: 6400 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
Blue-Eyes White Dragon (ATK Position)
Labyrinth Wall (DEF Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
-----------

Monsters;
(None)

Spell/Trap Cards;
Contract with the Abyss (Set)
Contract with the Abyss (Set)
Contract with the Abyss (Set)

Cards in Hand;
Dark Magician
Dark Magician Girl
Magician of Black Chaos
Magician of Black Chaos
Magician of Black Chaos
Relinquished
The Masked Beast
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Activate Contract with the Abyss. (Select Relinquished)
 2) Select Dark Magician as your Tribute.
 3) Bring Relinquished out in ATK Position.
 4) Activate Contract with the Abyss. (Select The Masked Beast)
 5) Select Magician of Black Chaos as your Tribute.
 6) Bring The Masked Beast out in ATK Position.
 7) Activate Contract with the Abyss. (Select Magician of Black Chaos)
 8) Select Magician of Black Chaos as your Tribute.
 9) Bring Magician of Black Chaos out in ATK Position.
10) Select Relinquished and activate its effect. (Select Labyrinth Wall)
11) Tribute Summon Dark Magician Girl. (Tribute Magician of Black Chaos)
12) Enter your Battle Phase.
13) Attack Blue-Eyes White Dragon with Relinquished.
14) Attack Blue-Eyes White Dragon with Dark Magician Girl.
15) Attack your opponent with The Masked Beast.

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== INTERMEDIATE PUZZLE #5 - Absorbathon ==
==========================================

LIFE POINTS - You: 8000 LP   Opponent: 1000 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
Blue-Eyes White Dragon (ATK Position)
Blue-Eyes White Dragon (ATK Position)
Blue-Eyes White Dragon (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
-----------

Monsters;
Thousand-Eyes Restrict (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Cards in Hand;
Book of Moon
Tsukuyomi
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Select Thousand-Eyes Restrict and activate its effect.
 2) Target Blue-Eyes White Dragon to be absorbed.
 3) Summon Tsukuyomi. (Flip Thousand-Eyes Restrict face-down)
 4) Flip Summon Thousand-Eyes Restrict.
 5) Select Thousand-Eyes Restrict and activate its effect.
 6) Target Blue-Eyes White Dragon to be absorbed.
 7) Enter your Battle Phase.
 8) Attack Blue-Eyes White Dragon with Thousand-Eyes Restrict.
 9) Activate Book of Moon from your hand. (Select Thousand-Eyes Restrict)
10) Attack your opponent with Tsukuyomi.

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== INTERMEDIATE PUZZLE #6 - Absorbathon II ==
=============================================

LIFE POINTS - You: 8000 LP   Opponent: 1000 LP

Opponent's Field:
-----------------

Monsters; 
Blue-Eyes White Dragon (ATK Position)
Blue-Eyes White Dragon (ATK Position)
Blue-Eyes White Dragon (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Your Field:
-----------

Monsters;
Relinquished (ATK Position)

Spell/Trap Cards;
(None)

Cards in Hand;
Book of Moon
Tsukuyomi
---------------------------------------------
Here's How You Do It:

 1) Activate Book of Moon. (Target Blue-Eyes White Dragon)
 2) Select Relinquished and activate its effect.
 3) Target the Set Blue-Eyes White Dragon to be absorbed.
 4) Enter your Battle Phase.
 5) Attack Blue-Eyes White Dragon with Relinquished.




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