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Glais Mecijula, Gigastand and Double Substitution

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Glais Mecijula, Gigastand and Double Substitution

Post by ELTP on 20.04.17 17:01

I know that generally Double substitution rule disables substitution chains so that for an example Rumble Lecter can make a Shield Force active Perfect Galaxy to leave the battle zone.

l'd still want to ask a confirmation for a few situations. Firstly, Glais Mejicula can replace shield breaking by discarding your hand cards. Does double substitution rule prevent you from putting cards like Arque Delacerna into the battle zone instead of discarding them (with Glais Mejicula) during your opponent's turn. Also, has double substitution rule always been applied, meaning that this rule wouldn't only apply for OCG format?

Secondly, can a duelist discard Arque Delacerna into the battle using Gigastand's ability: "When this creature would be put into your graveyard from the battle zone, you may return it to your hand instead. If you do so, discard a card from your hand". In this case, discarding could be interpreted as a separated case but it is still directly dependable on substituting Gigastand's placement to graveyard with returning it to its owner's hand and then discarding a card. Phrase "if you do" makes it more clear that you have to discard a hand card if you decide to return Gigastand to your hand instead of putting it into your graveyard.

These questions have risen in our local DM community. Thanks in advance for any help.


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Re: Glais Mecijula, Gigastand and Double Substitution

Post by OcaVan on 21.04.17 12:36

You should be able to get Arque Delacerna for free with Glais Mejicula according to wording 'discard' it seems to be correct to me. The only condition is that you have to discard Delacerna in your opponnents turn. I can't say how it works with the double subsitution rule, that's always a point worth to discuss.
I'm sure you already checked it. If not: http://duelmasters.wikia.com/wiki/Terradragon_Arque_Delacerna/Tips
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Re: Glais Mecijula, Gigastand and Double Substitution

Post by Mr-ex777 on 21.04.17 15:15

No you cannot, there's a thing called the double substitution effect.
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Re: Glais Mecijula, Gigastand and Double Substitution

Post by Zach Hartigan on 22.04.17 18:15

Thats a one f******* joke! Glais Mejicula and cards with that ability have created long before "double substitution". That rule is clearly for OCG where is multiple epic chaining chances. I'd say TCG format CAN CAN CAN CAN use Delacerna, Bingole, Sanfist, Dava Torey free spam with Glais Mejicula.


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