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Level 4 and Lower Yugioh Monsters
The Best Level 4 and Lower Yugioh Monsters
Level 4 and lower Yugioh monsters can be Normal Summoned without any requirements of Tributing other monsters you control. Some of these Level 4 and lower monsters have good effects that can outmatch stronger monsters such as the Blue Eyes White Dragon. Level 4 and lower monsters tend to have great effects and that is what gives them value. I want to show you all of the Level 4 and lower monsters that I use in my Decks as well as others that I don't have, but could be an excellent part of your Deck. If you are looking for the best Level 4 and lower Yugioh monsters, then you are at the right place.
Why Is Shocktopus So Good?
Shocktopus is a Level 4 Effect Monster with 1600 ATK and 800 DEF. So, Shocktopus has good ATK for a Level 4 monster, and decent DEF. When Shocktopus is destroyed by battle and sent to the Graveyard, then you will see some awesome results. Shocktopus equips onto the monster that destroyed it (Shocktopus) by battle, reduces that monster's ATK to 0, and prevents your opponent from changing that monster's Battle Position. Since 99% of all monsters attack in Attack Position (excluding cards like Total Defense Shogun), that monster will have 0 ATK and your opponent won't be able to change its Battle Position. So, if one of your monsters attacks and destroys the monster equip with Shocktopus, then it is the equivalence of a direct attack!
Why Is Pitch-Black Warwolf so good?
Pitch-Black Warwolf is a Level 4 Effect Monster with 1600 ATK and 600 DEF. So, the ATK is good, and the DEF is slightly under decent. However, the awesome part about Pitch-Black Warwolf is its effect. During the Battle Phase, your opponent cannot activate Trap Cards. You can have all of your monsters attack your opponent without worry of their Trap Cards. Any kind of restriction put on your opponent is always a good advantage.
Why Is Needle Worm So Good?
Needle Worm is a Level 2 Flip Effect Monster with 750 ATK and 600 DEF. Those stats are decent for a Level 2 monster, but Needle Worm's effect is what makes it so special. When flipped face-up (FLIP), Needle Worm forces your opponent to discard the top 5 cards of his/her Deck. If a Deck consists of 40 cards, and each player draws 5, that's 35 cards left in that Deck. Then, Needle Worm takes 5 of those cards away, so then your opponent would have 30 cards left in his/her Deck. Eventually, your opponent will lose the duel if you stall for time or use multiple Needle Worms.
Why Is A/D Changer So Good?
A/D Changer is a Level 1 monster with 100 ATK and 100 DEF. When A/D Changer is in your Graveyard, you can banish it to change the Battle Position of 1 monster that your opponent controls. This effects works amazingly well with strong cards like Rainbow Dark Dragon (4000 ATK and 0 DEF). A/D Changer protects you from 1 attack (when destroyed by battle) and then allows you to change the Battle Position of 1 monster that your opponent controls anytime you want.
Why Is Cyber Larva So Good?
Cyber Larva is a Level 1 monster with 400 ATK and 600 DEF. Normally, you would lose a lot of life points if an Attack Position card with Cyber Larva's ATK was attacked and destroyed by a much stronger monster. However, that is not the case with Cyber Larva. If Cyber Larva is targeted for an attack, you take no Battle Damage for the entire turn. Your opponent can still attack, but your life points are safe. Also, if you want to, when Cyber Larva is destroyed by battle and sent to the Graveyard, you can Special Summon 1 Cyber Larva from your Deck. Protect your life points now with Cyber Larva.
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Why Is Naturia Beans So Good?
Naturia Beans is a Level 2 EARTH Monster with 100 ATK and 1200 DEF. When this face-up card is targeted for an attack, your opponent loses 500 life points. Also, once per turn, if Naturia Beans would be destroyed by battle, it is not destroyed. So, your opponent will lose 1000 life points if he/she destroys Naturia Beans by battle with 2 attacks.
Why Is Blast Sphere So Good?
Blast Sphere is a Level 4 Machine-Type DARK monster with 1400 ATK and 1400 DEF. When this Set card is attacked, it equips onto the attacking monsters (damage calculation is not applied). During your opponent's next Standby Phase, the equipped monster is destroyed and he/she loses life points equal to the destroyed monster's ATK. Blast Sphere destroys an opponent's monster and inflicts a lot of damage especially if the equipped monster was a Blue Eyes White Dragon.
Amazoness Swords Woman
Why Is Amazoness Swords Woman So Good?
Amazoness Swords Woman is a Level 4 monster with 1500 ATK and 1600 DEF. Any Battle Damage that you would take from this card is inflicted to your opponent instead. So, if Amazoness Swords Woman attacks a monster with 3000 DEF, then your opponent loses the 1500 life points, not you! Amazoness Swords Woman can inflict a lot of damage to your opponent because now you're actually trying to have Amazoness Swords Woman attack something stronger than her.
Why Is Future Samurai So Good?
Future Samurai is a Level 4 Warrior-Type Gemini LIGHT monster with 1600 ATK and 1200 DEF. Once you Gemini Summon this card, Future Samurai can banish 1 monster from your Graveyard to destroy 1 monster on your opponent's side of the field. That is an awesome effect to have and the Gemini Summon is worth it.
Breaker The Magical Warrior
Why Is Breaker The Magical Warrior So Good?
Breaker The Magical Warrior is a Level 4 Spellcaster-Type DARK monster with 1600 ATK and 1000 DEF. When this card is Normal Summoned, it gets a Spell Counter (max 1). Breaker the Magical Warrior gets an extra 300 ATK from the Spell Counter giving it 1900 ATK. You can remove the Spell Counter equipped to Breaker The Magical Warrior to select and destroy 1 Spell or Trap Card on the field.
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Why Is Kaegtokage So Good?
Kagetokage is a Level 4 monster with 1100 ATK and 1500 DEF. When you Normal Summon 1 Level 4 monster, you can Special Summon Kagetokage right from your hand! Kagetokage cannot be used as a Synchro Material, but you can use it as an XYZ Material right away! Kagetokage is the best option for a Deck built on XYZ Summoning.
Why Is Obsidian Dragon So Good?
Obsidian Dragon is a Level 4 DARK monster with 800 ATK and 2100 DEF. This solid Rock-Type monster negates the effects of any Spell and Trap Cards that target DARK monsters. Then, those cards that targeted the DARK monsters are destroyed. Without Spell and Trap Cards to worry about, the duel is practically yours for the taking.
Why Is Drillago So Good?
Drillago is a Level 4 DARK Machine-Type monster with 1600 ATK and 1100 DEF. If all of your opponent's monsters have 1600 or more ATK, then Drillago can attack your opponent's life points directly, and 1600 points right off the bat would be a great start against your opponent.
Why Is Volcanic Slicer So Good?
Volcanic Slicer is a Level 4 FIRE Pyro-Type monster with 1800 ATK and 1200 DEF. Once per turn, you can inflict 500 points of damage to your opponent, but Volcanic Slicer cannot attack during the turn you use this effect.
Why Is Drillroid So Good?
In Yugioh, it is nice to have some guaranteed victories. Well, Drillroid can help you out with that because if Drillroid attacks a Defense Position monster, that monster is immediately destroyed and damage calculation is not applied. Drillroid is a Level 4 EARTH Machine-Type monster with 1600 ATK and 1600 DEF, so it isn't weak at all.
Why Is Reflect Bounder So Good?
Reflect Bounder is a Level 4 LIGHT Machine-Type monster with 1700 ATK and 1000 DEF that has an awesome effect. When Reflect Bounder is in Attack Position and is attacked, before Damage Calculation is applied, your opponent loses life points equal to the attacking monster's ATK. Then, after Damage Calculation is applied, Reflect Bounder is destroyed, but it will make your opponent lose at least 1700 life points when it is attacked in Attack Position.
4-Starred Ladybug of Doom
Why Is 4-Starred Ladybug of Doom So Good?
4-Starred Ladybug of Doom is a Level 3 WIND Insect-Type monster with 800 ATK and 1200 DEF that has a Flip Effect. When 4-Starred Ladybug of Doom is flipped face-up, all Level 4 monsters on your opponent's side of the field are destroyed. With a high demand for Level 4 monsters for XYZ Monsters such as Number 39: Utopia and more, 4-Starred Ladybug of Doom is the perfect fit for any Deck.
Why Is Armored Bee So Good?
Armored Bee is a Level 4 WIND Insect-Type monster with 1600 ATK and 1200 DEF that "stings" your one of your opponent's face-up monsters once per turn. Once per turn, you can half the ATK of one of your opponent's monsters until the End Phase. Armored Bee's effect is not as good as Blackwing Gale The Whirlwind, but Armored Bee does have high ATK that can defeat more monsters than Blackwing Gale The Whirlwind.
Why Is Atomic Firefly So Good?
Atomic Firefly is a Level 1 LIGHT Insect-Type monster with 100 ATK and 200 DEF that is like one of those poisonous frogs. Atomic Firefly warns your opponent NOT to attack because the player who destroys Atomic Firefly loses 1000 life points. Imagine 25% of your opponent's life points gone by destroying one of your monsters (talk about laying down the law). Atomic Firefly's weak stats make it easy to destroy, so your opponent is going to have to be careful.
Bird of Roses
Why Is Bird of Roses So Good?
Bird of Roses is a Level 4 WIND Plant-Type monster with 1800 ATK and 1500 DEF with an awesome effect. When Bird of Roses is destroyed by an opponent's attacking monster while Bird of Roses is in Attack Position, you can Special Summon 2 Plant-Type tuners from your Deck in face-up Defense Position. That is two tuners that can help out with 1 Synchro Summon each. You will most likely lose life points if you use Bird of Roses' effect, but the reward is much higher than the cost.
Why Is Black Stego So Good?
Black Stego is a Level 4 EARHT Dinosaur-Type monster with 1200 ATK and 2000 DEF that changes in Defense Position when it is attacked. Well, what does that have to do with anything? The answer is that if your opponent has 1 weak monster with 600 ATK and every other monster on their side of the field has 2000 ATK, you can have Black Stego attack the weaker monster and destroy it. Then, when the monster with 2000 ATK attacks Black Stego, it changes to Defense Position when its DEF is 2000. That 2000 DEF can withstand the 2000 ATK, so it is a stalemate. You were able to make your opponent lose life points without losing life points yourself even though your monster was one of the weakest on the field.
Chiron The Mage
Why Is Chiron The Mage So Good?
Chiron The Mage is a Level 4 EARTH Beast-Warrior-Type monster with 1800 ATK and 1000 DEF that allows you to discard 1 Spell Card from your hand to destroy 1 Spell or Trap Card that your opponent controls. Chiron The Mage can destroy those big threats such as Mirror Force, and we don't want our opponents to use a Mirror Force on us, right? Well, with Chiron The Mage, you don't have to worry about any of that.
Why Is Mirage Dragon So Good?
Mirage Dragon is a Level 4 LIGHT Dragon-Type monster with 1600 ATK and 600 DEF that prevents your opponent from using Trap Cards during the Battle Phase. Metalmorph and other Trap Cards are used to give monsters a boost, but you can prevent your opponent from accessing those cards during the Battle Phase with Mirage Dragon.
Lord Poison is a Level 4 WATER Plant-Type monster with 1500 ATK and 1000 DEF. Lord Poison only works for a Plant-Type Deck, but it has a great effect for those Plant-Type monsters. When Lord Poison is destroyed by battle, you can Special Summon 1 Plant-Type monster from your Graveyard except for Lord Poison. Lord Poison protects your life points and gives you another monster to protect your life points as well. However, 1 Plant-Type monster means ANY Plant-Type monster. You could Special Summon a Level 1 Plant-Type monster, or you could Special Summon 1 Level 12 Plant-Type monster. Also, that Plant-Type monster can have any ATK. So, you could Special Summon 1 Plant-Type monster with 3000 ATK if you could find one that is that strong.
Shine Knight is a Level 3 monster with 400 ATK and 1900 DEF that is one of the few monsters that can automatically change its Level. While Shine Knight is in face-up Defense Position, it is a Level 4 monster. Shine Knight allows you to make more Synchro Summons and XYZ Summons. Being able to play a higher level Synchro Monster or a higher Ranked XYZ Monster could make the difference in a duel.
Why Is Goblindbergh So Good?
Goblindbergh is a Level 4 monster with 1400 ATK and 0 DEF. When Goblindbergh is Normal Summoned, you can Special Summon another Level 4 or lower monster from your hand. After you use this effect, Goblindbergh is changed to Defense Position. Goblindbergh gives you an extra monster making Synchro and XYZ Summons easy to accomplish.
Why Is Sangan So Good?
Sangan is a monster with 1000 ATK and 600 DEF that has a nasty effect if used correctly. When Sangan is sent from the field to the Graveyard, you can select 1 monster from your Deck with 1500 ATK or less and add it to your hand. When I use Sangan, I'm using it to bring Exodia pieces into my hand.
Why Is Feedback Warrior So Good?
Feedback Warrior is a Level 3 monster with 800 ATK and 700 DEF. When Feedback Warrior is Normal Summoned or Special Summoned, you can make 1 monster on your side of the field become a Level 3. Feedback Warrior allows you to XYZ Summon right away as long as you have a monster on your side of the field because Feedback Warrior is a Level 3 monster, and it's effect allows you to make another one of your monsters become a Level 3. With this strategy, you can XYZ Summon Grenosaurus, Number 17: Leviathan Dragon, or any other Rank 3 XYZ Monster that you have.
Why Is Penguin Soldier So Good?
Penguin Soldier is a Level 2 monster with 750 ATK and 500 DEF. When Penguin Soldier is flipped, it's FLIP effect activates which allows you to return 2 monsters on the field back to the owners' hands. The important factor about this card is that you CAN use this effect on UP to 2 monsters. If your opponent only controls 1 monster, and you don't want to return any of your monsters back to the hand, you can only return that 1 monster to your opponent's hand. Penguin Soldier can dismantle your opponent's side of the field and leave your opponent wide open for a direct attack.
Why Is Cyber Jar So Good?
Cyber Jar is a Level 3 monster with 900 ATK and 900 DEF with a special Flip Effect. When flipped face-up, Cyber Jar destroys all monsters on the field. Then, both players draw 5 cards and are able to Special Summon every Level 4 or lower monster that they draw in any Battle Position. I only use Cyber Jar when I have no monsters on my side of the field or during the beginning of the duel if I have some good Spell and Trap Cards.
Why Is Noisy Gnat So Good?
Noisy Gnat is by no means a strong monster since it is a Level 2 monster with only 700 ATK and 300 DEF, but by discarding this card from your hand, you can increase the Level of 1 face-up monster on the field by 1 until the End Phase. While giving yourself a better chance of XYZ Summoning or Synchro Summoning strong monsters, you can also use Noisy Gnat to spoil your opponent's plans of synchro Summoning and XYZ Summoning as well.
Why Is Silent Strider So Good?
Silent Strider and Noisy Gnat are both Level 2 monsters, but everything else about them are different. Silent Strider has 300 ATK and 700 DEF, and by discarding this card from your hand, you can reduce the Level of 1 monster on the field by 1. Again, you can give yourself a better chance of Synchro Summoning or XYZ Summoning a stronger monster, or you can spoil your opponent's efforts to XYZ Summon or Synchro Summon a stronger monster.
Why Is Marauding Captain So Good?
Marauding Captain is a Level 3 monster with 1200 ATK and 400 DEF with an outstanding effect. When Marauding Captain is Normal Summoned, you can Special Summon 1 Level 4 or lower monster from your hand. If that monster is a Level 3, then you can XYZ Summon with Marauding Captain right away! Marauding Captain is the only face-up Warrior-Type monster that can be selected as an attack target, so Marauding Captain will be able to protect your Warrior-Type monsters from being destroyed by battle.
Why Is Level Eater So Good?
Level Eater is a Level 1 monster with 600 ATK and 0 DEF that can be Special Summoned from the Graveyard by reducing the Level of 1 Level 5 or higher monster you control by 1. Level Eater can't be Tributed, but you can use Level Eater as a Synchro Material as well as the XYZ Material. You're also matching up two monsters' Levels by reducing one of them by 1, so you can XYZ Summon at the same time!
Why Is Kurivolt So Good?
Kurivolt is a Level 1 monster with 300 ATK and 200 DEF. During your Main Phase, you can detach 1 XYZ Material from an XYZ Monster and then Special Summon 1 Kurivolt from your Deck. You can use this effect multiple times until you have 3 Kurivolts on your side of the field. None of the Kurivolts can be used as Synchro Materials, but since they are all Level 1 monsters, you can XYZ Summon a Rank 1 XYZ Monster such as Number 83: Galaxy Queen who has a great effect.
Key Man The Key Warrior
Why Is Key Man The Key Warrior So Good?
Key Man The Key Warrior is a Level 2 monster with 1000 ATK and 500 DEF that can change itself to a Level 3. Key Man The Key Warrior is a very useful and reliable card for Synchro Summoning and XYZ Summoning your favorite Monster Cards. If you want a Rank 2 XYZ Monster, keep Key Man The Key Warrior as a Level 2 monster, but when you need a Rank 3 XYZ Monster the most, Key Man The Key Warrior can change its Level giving you a huge advantage in the duel.
Why Is Synchro Magnet So Good?
Synchro Magnet is a Level 3 Tuner with 1000 ATK and 600 DEF that cannot be Normal Summoned or Set. Synchro Magnet can be Special Summoned from your hand when you Synchro Summon a Synchro Monster. After the Synchro Summon, you can perform another Synchro Summon with Synchro Magnet to get a Synchro Monster of a higher Level or to get 2 Synchro Monsters on your side of the field at the same time!
Why Is Bacon Saver So Good?
Bacon Saver is a Level 2 monster with 700 ATK and 600 DEF that can be banished from your Graveyard to negate the attack of 1 monster on the field. If an opponent's monster is attacking one of your weaker monsters, or if your monster is attacking an opponent's stronger monster, you can use Bacon Saver to negate the attack. The effect of Bacon Saver can only be used once per duel, so use it wisely. However, this card's effect can be used at any time.
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