|Japanese translated||Katsuya Jonouchi|
Joey Wheeler, known as Katsuya Jonouchi (じょうのうち かつや Jōnouchi Katsuya) in the Japanese version, is a character in Yu-Gi-Oh! Dark Duel Stories. He is based on Katsuya Jonouchi from the manga.
Joey is a Stage 1 opponent, available from the start. By defeating him and the other Stage 1 opponents five times each, the player can unlock Stage 2.
Joey's Deck contains some of the cards he used in the manga before the game was released, including "Time Wizard", "Mountain Warrior", "Red-eyes B. Dragon" and "Swordsman of Lands".
The following cards can be won, by defeating Joey. The chance of winning a card is indicated by the "%" (chance out of 100) and "2048th" (chance out of 2048) columns.
|Challenged (First Time)
||I'm Joey, the school's 2nd best duelist. If you wanna face the best, you'll have to get through me first!
||Let's find out if you can duel!
|Defeats the player
||I've no intention of losing... Not until I'm sure I'm the best!
|Loses to the player
||One day I'm gonna be the best... I'll duel until that day comes!
|Loses to the player (Fifth Time)
||You won 5 times. Not bad... Keep it up!