Yu-Gi-Oh! VRAINS - Episode 027
|Yu-Gi-Oh! VRAINS - Episode 027|
Tatakau Otoko, Shima Naoki
Naoki Shima the Fighter
The Brave Battler
|Japanese air date||
November 15, 2017
|English air date||
December 1, 2018
|Episode listing||Yu-Gi-Oh! VRAINS episode listing (season 1)|
"The Brave Battler", known as "Naoki Shima the Fighter" in the Japanese version, is the twenty-seventh episode of the Yu-Gi-Oh! VRAINS anime. It first aired in Japan on November 15, 2017, became available with official subtitles via Crunchyroll on the same day, and will air in Canada on December 1, 2018.
As the Another phenomenon begins to affect the real world, everyone begins to panic, and LINK VRAINS is put on high alert. Due to something, Naoki Shima decides to fight against the Knights of Hanoi...
Featured Duel: Lonely Brave vs. Knight of Hanoi
The Duel is conducted as a Master Duel.
Turn 1: Knight of Hanoi
The Knight's hand contains three copies of "Steelswarm Mantis", "Steelswarm Hercules", and "Hand Destruction". Brave's hand contains three copies of "Green Baboon, Defender of the Forest" and two copies of "Yellow Baboon, Archer of the Forest".
The Knight activates "Hand Destruction", making both players send two cards from their hand to the GY and draw two cards. The Knight sends two copies of "Mantis" to his GY and draws "A Feather of the Phoenix" and "Soul Charge", while Brave sends two copies of "Green Baboon" to his GY and draws "Yellow Baboon" and "Wild Nature's Release". The Knight activates "A Feather of the Phoenix", discarding a card to return a card in his GY to the top of his Deck. He discards "Mantis", then returns "Hand Destruction" to the top of his Deck. The Knight activates "Soul Charge", Special Summoning any number of monsters from his GY, then losing 1000 LP for each monster Special Summoned, but the Knight cannot conduct his Battle Phase this turn. He Special Summons three copies of "Mantis" (2200/0) (The Knight: 4000 → 1000 LP). The Knight Tributes three copies of "Mantis" to Tribute Summon "Steelswarm Hercules" (3200/0).
Turn 2: Lonely Brave
Brave draws "Cyberse Wizard" and subsequently Normal Summons it (1800/800). Brave activates the effect of "Wizard", changing an Attack Position monster the Knight controls to Defense Position, but monsters Brave controls will not be able to attack this turn, except to attack that monster, also Cyberse monsters will inflict piercing battle damage this turn. He changes "Hercules" to Defense Position. "Wizard" attacks and destroys "Hercules" (The Knight: 1000 → 0 LP).
The following cards appeared in this episode. Cards in italics debuted here.
In other languages
|German||Naoki Shima, der Kämpfer|
|Portuguese||Naoki Shima, o Lutador|
|Spanish||Naoki Shima, el hombre que pelea|