Yu-Gi-Oh! - Duel 204

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"The Thing in the Dark"
Title page
EnglishThe Thing in the Dark
Japanese name
RōmajiHisomu Mono!!
TranslatedHidden Person!!
SubseriesYu-Gi-Oh! Duelist
Subseries number145
Japanese magazineWeekly Shōnen Jump 2001 #7
Tankōbon volume23: "The Battle City Finals"
Bunkoban volumeVolume 14
Release dates
JapaneseJanuary 15, 2001[1]
Yu-Gi-Oh! chapters
Previous"The First Enemy!"
Next"The Undying Grudge!"

"The Thing in the Dark", titled "Hidden Person!!" (潜む者!! Hisomu Mono!!) in the Japanese version, is the 204th chapter of the Yu-Gi-Oh! manga. In its first English printing, it was numbered as the 145th chapter of Yu-Gi-Oh! Duelist. In the 3-in-1 edition, its number was changed to match the original Japanese printing.

The first round of Battle City's quarter-finals start. The first Duel is between Yugi Mutou and Ryo Bakura who is being controlled by the evil spirit of the Millennium Ring, Dark Bakura.

Featured Duel: Dark Yugi vs Dark Bakura[edit]

Turn 1: Dark Bakura
Dark Bakura draws. He Normal Summons "The Portrait's Secret" in Attack Position (1200/1500).

Turn 2: Dark Yugi
Dark Yugi draws. He Normal Summons "Baphomet" in Attack Position (1400/1800). "Baphomet" attacks "The Portrait's Secret" and destroys it (Bakura: 3800). Dark Yugi Sets a card.

Turn 3: Dark Bakura
Dark Bakura draws and Normal Summons "The Gross Ghost of Fled Dreams" in Attack Position (1300/1800).

Turn 4: Dark Yugi
Dark Yugi draws, then he Normal Summons "Gamma the Magnet Warrior" in Attack Position (1500/1800). "Gamma" attacks "The Gross Ghost of Fled Dreams" and destroys it. "Baphomet" attacks Dark Bakura directly (Bakura: 2200).

Turn 5: Dark Bakura
Dark Bakura draws, and Normal Summons "Headless Knight" in Attack Position (1450/1700).

Turn 6: Dark Yugi
Dark Yugi draws, then attacks "Headless Knight" with "Gamma The Magnet Warrior" and then attacks Dark Bakura directly with "Baphomet" (Bakura: 750).

Turn 7: Dark Bakura
Dark Bakura draws. He then removes "The Portrait's Secret," "The Gross Ghost of Fled Dreams" and "Headless Knight" in his Graveyard from play to Special Summon "Dark Necrofear" (2200/2800). (Bakura states that the monsters had to be destroyed within the span of five turns, all in Attack Position.)

Continued next chapter...

Featured cards[edit]

The following cards appeared in this chapter. Cards in italics debuted here.

Title pages[edit]

Anime adaption[edit]

This chapter was redone in the start of episode 82 of the anime. a number of changed were made include:

  • During the Duel, Bakura was still wearing his jacket.


  1. "Oda's Deep Thoughts". thegrandline.com. (release date for Weekly Shōnen Jump 2001 #7)