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Generation Force (GENF-EN) Card Ratings

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Generation Force (GENF-EN099)
Steelswarm Roach
DARK Fiend / Xyz / Effect Rank 4 ATK: 1900
DEF: 0
Pendulum
Scale:
2 Level 4 monsters
When a Level 5 or higher monster would be Special Summoned: You can detach 1 Xyz Material from this card; negate the Special Summon and destroy it.
(Secret Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
It may be able to negate Summons, but it's only specific Summons, and it's not very strong.
Generation Force (GENF-EN098)
A Hero Lives
SPELL Normal Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
When you control no face-up monsters: Pay half your Life Points; Special Summon 1 Level 4 or lower "Elemental HERO" monster from your Deck.
(Ultra Rare) & (Ultimate Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
They won't live for long as very few Level 4 or lower Elemental HERO monsters are strong.
Generation Force (GENF-EN097)
Mask Change
SPELL Quick-Play Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Target 1 face-up "HERO" monster you control; send it to the Graveyard. Then Special Summon 1 "Masked HERO" monster from the Extra Deck with the same Attrribute.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Better than Hero Mask, but not by much.
Generation Force (GENF-EN096)
Vision HERO Adoration
DARK Warrior / Fusion / Effect Level 8 ATK: 2800
DEF: 2100
Pendulum
Scale:
2 "HERO" monsters
Once per turn: You can target 1 face-up monster your opponent controls and 1 face-up "HERO" monster you control, except this card; the opponent's targeted monster loses ATK and DEF equal to the ATK of your targeted monster, until the End Phase.
(Secret Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Apart from a select few, since you can't use this guy, it's going to be up to 1000 points, which is less than Shrink.
Generation Force (GENF-EN095)
Masked HERO Vapor
WATER Warrior / Fusion / Effect Level 6 ATK: 2400
DEF: 2000
Pendulum
Scale:
Must be Special Summoned with "Mask Change", and cannot be Special Summoned by other ways. This card cannot be destroyed by card effects.
(Super Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
The only effect isn't bad, but not good enough to offset the Summoning requirements.
Generation Force (GENF-EN095)
Masked HERO Goka
FIRE Warrior / Fusion / Effect Level 6 ATK: 2400
DEF: 2000
Pendulum
Scale:
Must be Special Summoned with "Mask Change" and cannot be Special Summoned by other ways. This card gains 100 ATK for each "HERO" monster in your Graveyard.
(Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Guys like this one could've stayed in the Manga if they were going to be this bad.
Generation Force (GENF-EN093)
Elemental HERO Nova Master
FIRE Warrior / Fusion / Effect Level 8 ATK: 2600
DEF: 2100
Pendulum
Scale:
1 "Elemental HERO" monster + 1 FIRE monster
Must be Fusion Summoned and cannot be Special Summoned by other ways. If this card destroys an opponent's monster by battle: Draw 1 card.
(Ultra Rare) & (Ultimate Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
There should've been more to the effect if it was going to be Ultra Rare.
Generation Force (GENF-EN092)
Phantom Magician
DARK Spellcaster / Effect Level 3 ATK: 600
DEF: 700
Pendulum
Scale:
When this card is destroyed by battle and sent to the Graveyard: You can Special Summon 1 "HERO" monster with 1000 or less ATK from your Deck in face-up Defense Position.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Most HERO monsters are too weak for their battle position to matter, but Clayman can survive in Defense Mode.
Generation Force (GENF-EN091)
Vision HERO Trinity
DARK Warrior / Fusion / Effect Level 8 ATK: 2500
DEF: 2000
Pendulum
Scale:
3 "HERO" monsters
During the turn this card was Fusion Summoned, its ATK is double its original ATK. This Fusion Summoned card can attack 3 times during each Battle Phase. This card cannot attack your opponent directly.
(Super Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Easily Fusion Summoned, but the first effect is temporary, the 2nd only works in 1 scenario and the third is just bad.
Generation Force (GENF-EN090)
Elemental HERO Flash
LIGHT Warrior / Effect Level 4 ATK: 1100
DEF: 1600
Pendulum
Scale:
When this card is destroyed by battle and sent to the Graveyard: You can banish this card and 3 "Elemental HERO" Monster Cards with different names from your Graveyard to target 1 Normal Spell Card in your Graveyard; add that target to your hand.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Gone in a flash, like your strategy.
Generation Force (GENF-EN089)
Smashing Horn
TRAP Counter Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
When a monster effect or Trap Card is activated that negates the Normal or Special Summon of a monster(s): Negate the activation and destroy it.
(Secret Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Counter Counter is more versatile than this.
Generation Force (GENF-EN088)
Painful Return
SPELL Normal Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Your opponent chooses 1 monster in your Graveyard. During the End Phase, add that monster to your hand.
(Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Take away the pain and suffering by using something like Call of the Haunted.
Generation Force (GENF-EN087)
Fish and Swaps
SPELL Normal Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Discard 1 card to target 2 of your banished Fish, Sea Serpent, or Aqua-Type monsters; add them to your hand.
(Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
For the same price, you can bring any monster back from there with D.D.R.
Generation Force (GENF-EN086)
Adreus, Keeper of Armageddon
DARK Fiend / Xyz / Effect Rank 5 ATK: 2600
DEF: 1700
Pendulum
Scale:
2 Level 5 monsters
Once per turn: You can detach 1 Xyz Material from this card to target 1 face-up card your opponent controls; destroy it.
(Secret Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Two wrongs certainly don't make a right here as this card suffers from vast amounts of unplayablity.
Generation Force (GENF-EN085)
Orient Dragon
WIND Dragon / Synchro / Effect Level 6 ATK: 2300
DEF: 1000
Pendulum
Scale:
1 Tuner + 1 or more non-Tuner monsters
When this card is Synchro Summoned: Target 1 face-up Synchro Monster your opponent controls; banish that target.
(Secret Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Wasted resources for an effect that lasts only 1 very specific instant, and does nothing else.
Generation Force (GENF-EN084)
Pain Painter
DARK Zombie / Tuner / Effect Level 2 ATK: 400
DEF: 200
Pendulum
Scale:
While this card is face-up on the field, its name is treated as "Plaguespreader Zombie". Once per turn: You can target up to 2 face-up Zombie-Type monsters you control, except this card; they become Level 2 until the End Phase. They cannot be used as Synchro Material Monsters, except for the Synchro Summon of a Zombie-Type monster.
(Secret Rare)
Rating: 3 out of 5
The better version of Plaguespreader Zombie.
Generation Force (GENF-EN083)
Lost Blue Breaker
WATER Sea Serpent / Effect Level 3 ATK: 1400
DEF: 0
Pendulum
Scale:
If there is another face-up Fish, Sea Serpent, or Aqua-Type monster on the field: You can Tribute this card to target 1 Spell/Trap Card on the field; destroy that target.
(Secret Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
The next generation of exclusive cards is proving to be less than idea.
Generation Force (GENF-EN082)
Piercing Moray
WATER Fish / Effect Level 4 ATK: 1500
DEF: 500
Pendulum
Scale:
Once per turn: You can Tribute 1 Fish, Sea Serpent, or Aqua-Type monster; this card gains 600 ATK. If this card attacks a Defense Position monster, inflict piercing Battle Damage to your opponent.
(Ultra Rare) & (Ultimate Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Other monsters can deal piercing damage with higher ATK, especially with Fairy Meteor Crush.
Generation Force (GENF-EN081)
Sea Lancer
WATER Beast-Warrior / Effect Level 5 ATK: 1300
DEF: 1000
Pendulum
Scale:
You can target any number of your banished Fish, Sea Serpent, and Aqua-Type monsters; equip them to this card. This effect can only be used once while this card is face-up on the field. If this face-up card on the field would be destroyed, you can destroy 1 of those cards, instead. This card gains 1000 ATK while equipped with a monster(s) by this effect.
(Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
The amount of them doesn't even matter as it's only +1000 ATK. For a Level 5 monster, this is really bad.
Generation Force (GENF-EN080)
Gravelstorm
TRAP Normal Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Target 1 Spell/Trap Card on each side of the field; return them to the hand.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Too late for a card this bad as Heavy Storm is back.
Generation Force (GENF-EN079)
Raigeki Bottle
TRAP Continuous Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Each time a monster you control declares an attack, place 1 Thunder Counter on this card. You can send this card with 4 or more Thunder Counters to the Graveyard; destroy all monsters your opponent controls.
(Ultra Rare) & (Ultimate Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Raigeki is like the genie from Aladdin, but it may never get to do anything.
Generation Force (GENF-EN078)
Attention!
TRAP Normal Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Target 1 face-up Level 5 or lower monster your opponent controls; destroy all face-up monsters on the field with a different Level than it.
(Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
You'll have to prevent your opponent from Xyz Summoning for this to have any impact.
Generation Force (GENF-EN077)
Tyrant's Tummyache
TRAP Continuous Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Activate by Tributing 1 monster. Neither player can Special Summon a Level 6 or higher monster. If you have 3 or more cards in your hand, destroy this card.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Most of the Xyz Monsters in that range are bad anyway, and you're the one losing more.
Generation Force (GENF-EN076)
Curse of the Circle
TRAP Normal Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Target 1 monster your opponent controls; your opponent cannot Tribute it, or use it as a Synchro Material Monster.
(Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
This card seems to forget it's in a set with Xyz Monsters.
Generation Force (GENF-EN075)
United Front
TRAP Counter Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
When a Trap Card is activated while you control 2 or more face-up monsters with the same Level: Negate the activation and destroy it.
(Rare)
Rating: 3 out of 5
A cost-free Seven Tools, and meeting the actvation requirement is quite easy.
Generation Force (GENF-EN074)
Utopian Aura
TRAP Normal Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Detach 1 Xyz Material you control; the face-up Xyz Monsters you control cannot be destroyed by card effects until the End Phase.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
No need for this when we have Safe Zone.
Generation Force (GENF-EN073)
Treaty on Uniform Nomenclature
TRAP Normal Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
If you control 2 or more face-up monsters with the same name, except Tokens: Apply this effect, depending on how many you control.
● Exactly 2: Destroy 1 Spell/Trap Card your opponent controls.
● Exactly 3: Destroy all Spell/Trap Cards your opponent controls.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
You can't control more than 3 of any monster, but good luck meeting the requirement.
Generation Force (GENF-EN072)
Burgeoning Whirlflame
TRAP Counter Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
When a Trap Card is activated: Send 1 "Laval" monster from your hand to the Graveyard; negate the activation and destroy it. If this card is in the Graveyard: You can banish 2 FIRE monsters from your Graveyard; add this card to your hand.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
There's a Trap Card right in this set that has this beat.
Generation Force (GENF-EN071)
Past Image
TRAP Normal Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
If you control a face-up Psychic-Type monster: Target 1 monster your opponent controls; banish it. During the next Standby Phase, it returns to the opponent's side of the field in the same Battle Position.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Last I checked, Fortune Ladies tried this in several sets. Didn't work out for them.
Generation Force (GENF-EN070)
Bright Future
TRAP Normal Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Target 2 of your banished Psychic-Type monsters; return both those targets to the Graveyard and draw 1 card.
(Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Much more situational than Burial from a Different Dimension, and just to draw 1 card.
Generation Force (GENF-EN069)
Oh F!sh!
TRAP Counter Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
When an Effect Monster's effect activates: Shuffle 1 of your banished Fish, Sea Serpent, or Aqua-Type monsters into the Main Deck; negate the activation and destroy it.
(Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Divine Wrath takes the monster down too, for just 1 card in your hand.
Generation Force (GENF-EN068)
Underworld Egg Clutch
TRAP Normal Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
When a face-up Fish, Sea Serpent, or Aqua-Type monster you control is banished: Add 1 Level 4 or lower Fish, Sea Serpent, or Aqua-Type monster from your Deck to your hand.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
You're just grasping at straws with this.
Generation Force (GENF-EN067)
Overwind
TRAP Normal Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Target 1 face-up "Wind-Up" monster you control; its ATK and DEF are doubled, and it returns to the hand during the End Phase. You can only activate 1 "Overwind" per turn.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
One turn to use it and then it's off the field. Why even bother then?
Generation Force (GENF-EN066)
Damage VaccineMAX
TRAP Normal Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
When you take damage by battle or by a card effect: Gain Life Points equal to the damage you took.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Handles more types of damage than Prime Material Dragon, but it's not likely going to be that much.
Generation Force (GENF-EN065)
Explosive Urchin
TRAP Continuous Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Activate only when your opponent activates a Trap Card. During your Standby Phase: Inflict 1000 damage to your opponent. Your opponent must control a face-up Trap Card for you to activate and resolve this effect. During your 3rd End Phase after activation, send this card to the Graveyard.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Requires too much to deal up to 3000 over the time it's face-up.
Generation Force (GENF-EN064)
Poseidon Wave
TRAP Normal Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
When an opponent's monster declares an attack: Target the attacking monster; negate that target's attack, and if you control any face-up Fish, Sea Serpent, or Aqua-Type monsters, inflict 800 damage to your opponent for each of those monsters.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Useful in WATER Decks, but not really anywhere else.
Generation Force (GENF-EN063)
Asleep at the Switch
TRAP Normal Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
When your opponent gains Life Points: Target 1 monster your opponent controls; destroy that target.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
UDE is certainly hiring those that live up to this card's name.
Generation Force (GENF-EN062)
Peeking Goblin
SPELL Normal Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Your opponent reveals the top 3 cards of their Deck. Choose one to place on the bottom of the Deck and place the other two on top of the Deck in any order.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Spellbook Organization does this with you getting to see them, and it's a Quick-Play Spell.
Generation Force (GENF-EN061)
Resonance Device
SPELL Normal Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Target 2 face-up monsters you control with the same Type and Attrribute; change one of their Levels to the current Level of the other, until the End Phase.
(Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Quite limted on uses, but for those few Decks that meet it, it's okay.
Generation Force (GENF-EN060)
Oni-Gami Combo
SPELL Normal Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Target 1 face-up Xyz Monster you control and detach all of its Xyz Material; this turn, that target can attack twice during the same Battle Phase.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
This assumes the Xyz Monster can attack at all without Xyz Materials.
Generation Force (GENF-EN059)
Star Changer
SPELL Quick-Play Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Target 1 face-up monster on the field and activate 1 of these effects;
● Increase that target's Level by 1.
● Reduce that target's Level by 1.
(Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Marginally useful to help, or even prevent Xyz Summons.
Generation Force (GENF-EN058)
Quill Pen of Gulldos
SPELL Normal Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Target 2 WIND monsters in your Graveyard and 1 card on the field; shuffle both of those first 2 targets into your Deck and return the other to the hand.
(Super Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Quill pens are ancient technology, and the effect isn't any better.
Generation Force (GENF-EN057)
Vylon Filament
SPELL Equip Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Equip only to a "Vylon" monster. If the equipped monster attacks, your opponent cannot activate any Spell/Trap Cards until the end of the Damage Step. If this face-up card on the field is sent to the Graveyard: You can add 1 "Vylon" Spell Card from your Deck to your hand.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
I'm still waiting on more viable members.
Generation Force (GENF-EN056)
Future Glow
SPELL Continuous Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Banish 1 Psychic-Type monster from your Graveyard, and note its Level. All face-up Psychic-Type monsters you control gain ATK equal to that Level x 200.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Few have Levels higher than 3 so that's only up to 600 points. Plus, they aren't all that strong either.
Generation Force (GENF-EN055)
Fish and Kicks
SPELL Normal Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
If you have 3 or more banished Fish, Sea Serpent, or Aqua-Type monsters: Target 1 card on the field; banish it.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Using this is to have your strategy beached on the sand.
Generation Force (GENF-EN054)
Wind-Up Factory
SPELL Continuous Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Once per turn, if an effect of a "Wind-Up" monster is activated: You can add 1 Level 4 or lower "Wind-Up" monster from your Deck to your hand.
(Super Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Unlike Blackwings, which are mostly good, Wind-Ups are pretty much entirely bad.
Generation Force (GENF-EN053)
Legendary Wind-Up Key
SPELL Quick-Play Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Change all face-up "Wind-Up" monsters you control to face-down Defense Position.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Resets their effects for 1 more use, but it just delays the inevitable.
Generation Force (GENF-EN052)
Cracking
SPELL Continuous Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Once per turn, when a monster(s) is sent from the field to the Graveyard by a card effect: Inflict 800 damage to the owner of the monster(s).
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Nearly triple the damage from Skull Invitation, and it's a Spell Card, but both players are affected.
Generation Force (GENF-EN051)
Infected Mail
SPELL Continuous Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Once per turn: You can target 1 face-up Level 4 or lower monster you control; it can attack your opponent directly this turn. Send it to the Graveyard at the end of the Battle Phase.
(Super Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Deliver direct damage for a single turn, but then your monster pays the price.
Generation Force (GENF-EN050)
Crashbug Road
SPELL Quick-Play Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Each player can Special Summon 1 monster from their hand with the same Level as 1 face-up Level 4 or lower monster they control.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
An improvement over Triggered Summon from FOTB-EN, but not by much.
Generation Force (GENF-EN049)
Surface
SPELL Normal Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Target 1 Level 3 or lower Fish, Sea Serpent, or Aqua-Type monster in your Graveyard; Special Summon it in face-up Defense Position.
(Super Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Surfacing in their case is highly ill-advised due to all the stronger opposition.
Generation Force (GENF-EN048)
Aqua Jet
SPELL Normal Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Target 1 face-up Fish, Sea Serpent, or Aqua-Type monster you control; it gains 1000 ATK.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
The boost lasts as long as the monster is face-up, but you'll be unable to get this back so easily.
Generation Force (GENF-EN047)
Thunder Short
SPELL Normal Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Inflict 400 damage to your opponent for each monster they control.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Only a tad per monster behind Ceasefire and it's only half the field, but it can be used more easily.
Generation Force (GENF-EN046)
Double or Nothing!
SPELL Quick-Play Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
When a monster's attack is negated: Target that monster; during this Battle Phase, it can attack again, and if it does, its ATK is doubled during the Damage Step only.
(Common)
Rating: 3 out of 5
Blocking attacks is pretty common, and the right monster can prove devastating. Plus it's a Quick-Play Spell.
Generation Force (GENF-EN045)
Wonder Wand
SPELL Equip Spell Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Equip only to a Spellcaster-Type monster. It gains 500 ATK. If you control the equipped monster and this card: You can send both to the Graveyard; draw 2 cards.
(Ultra Rare) & (Ultimate Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Worse than just about any other method to draw cards like Allure of Darkness.
Generation Force (GENF-EN044)
Tiras, Keeper of Genesis
LIGHT Fairy / Xyz / Effect Rank 5 ATK: 2600
DEF: 1700
Pendulum
Scale:
2 Level 5 monsters
This card's effects can only be applied/resolved while it has Xyz Material. This card cannot be destroyed by card effects. At the end of the Battle Phase, if this card attacked or was attacked: Target 1 card your opponent controls; destroy that target. During each of your End Phases: Detach 1 Xyz Material from this card.
(Secret Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
It's not even a keeper of Xyz Materials as it l oses 1 each turn.
Generation Force (GENF-EN043)
Leviair the Sea Dragon
WIND Aqua / Xyz / Effect Rank 3 ATK: 1800
DEF: 1600
Pendulum
Scale:
 2 Level 3 monsters
Once per turn: You can detach 1 Xyz Material from this card to target 1 banished Level 4 or lower monster; Special Summon that target to your side of the field.
(Ultra Rare) & (Ultimate Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
There are some strong monsters to pick from, but it's not very strong and the effect is still quite limited.
Generation Force (GENF-EN042)
Wind-Up Zenmaister
EARTH Machine / Xyz / Effect Rank 4 ATK: 1900
DEF: 1500
Pendulum
Scale:
2 Level 4 monsters
This card gains 300 ATK for each Xyz Material attached to this card. Once per turn: You can detach 1 Xyz Material from this card to target 1 face-up monster you control; change it to face-down Defense Position, and during the End Phase of this turn, change it to face-up Attack Position.
(Ultra Rare) & (Ultimate Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Wind-Up Decks will be rewound, but they're terrible even aside from that. This doesn't really have many uses.
Generation Force (GENF-EN041)
Number 34: Terror-Byte
DARK Machine / Xyz / Effect Rank 3 ATK: 0
DEF: 2900
Pendulum
Scale:
3 Level 3 monsters
Once per turn: You can detach 1 Xyz Material from this card to target 1 Level 4 or lower face-up Attack Position monster your opponent controls; gain control of it until the End Phase.
(Ultra Rare) & (Ultimate Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
High DEF, but needs 3 Xyz Materials and can only take Level 4 or less monsters in Attack Mode.
Generation Force (GENF-EN040)
Submerisible Carrier Aero Shark
WATER Fish / Xyz / Effect Rank 3 ATK: 1900
DEF: 1000
Pendulum
Scale:
2 Level 3 monsters
Once per turn: You can detach 1 Xyz Material from this card; inflict 100 damage to your opponent for each of your banished monsters.
(Super Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
More work than Graverobber's Retribution, which is also a Common and Continuous.
Generation Force (GENF-EN039)
Number 17: Leviathan Dragon
WATER Dragon / Xyz / Effect Rank 3 ATK: 2000
DEF: 0
Pendulum
Scale:
2 Level 3 monsters
Once per turn: You can detach 1 Xyz Material from this card; this card gains 500 ATK. If this card has no Xyz Material, it cannot attack your opponent directly.
(Ultra Rare), (Ultimate Rare) & (Ghost Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Gaining ATK by its effect brings it closer to where it can't do much of anything. It also lacks DEF and does nothing else.
Generation Force (GENF-EN038)
Milla the Temporal Magician
LIGHT Spellcaster / Effect Level 4 ATK: 1800
DEF: 1000
Pendulum
Scale:
When this card is Normal Summoned: Target 1 Set card your opponent controls; look at it. Your opponent cannot activate Spell/Trap Cards in response to this effect's activation.
(Common)
Rating: 3 out of 5
The effect may prove useful, but only happens when Normal Summoned. It's still a decent monster though.
Generation Force (GENF-EN037)
The Great Emperor Penguin
WATER Aqua / Effect Level 5 ATK: 1800
DEF: 1500
Pendulum
Scale:
You can Tribute this card; Special Summon up to 2 "Penguin" monsters from your Deck, except "The Great Emperor Penguin".
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Inevitably a card Krump the Third would use, but he'd be the only one.
Generation Force (GENF-EN036)
Absolute Crusader
EARTH Warrior / Effect Level 4 ATK: 1800
DEF: 1200
Pendulum
Scale:
When a Level 5 or higher monster is Special Summoned: Tribute this face-up card on the field; destroy that Level 5 or higher monster.
(Super Rare)
Rating: 3 out of 5
Less work than Steelswarm Roach, and also more versatile.
Generation Force (GENF-EN035)
Ghost Ship
LIGHT Fiend / Effect Level 5 ATK: 1900
DEF: 1000
Pendulum
Scale:
Cannot be Normal Summoned or Set. Must first be Special Summoned (from your hand) by banishing 1 LIGHT monster from your Graveyard.
(Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
We've found what Headless Knight takes for going on water. They can wander aimlessly together.
Generation Force (GENF-EN034)
Blue-Blooded Oni
DARK Zombie / Effect Level 4 ATK: 1000
DEF: 1700
Pendulum
Scale:
When this card is Normal or Flip Summoned: It is changed to Defense Position. Once per turn: You can detach 1 Xyz Material you control to target 1 Level 4 Zombie-Type monster in your Graveyard; Special Summon that target.
(Super Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
A weaker Zombie Master that also costs an Xyz Material.
Generation Force (GENF-EN033)
Perditious Puppeteer
DARK Fiend / Effect Level 7 ATK: 2700
DEF: 500
Pendulum
Scale:
Once per turn: You can discard 1 card; gain control of all face-up Level 3 or lower monsters your opponent controls, until the End Phase. These monsters cannot activate their effects, and cannot be Tributed or used as a Synchro Material Monster.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Possessed Dark Soul can do better.
Generation Force (GENF-EN032)
Master of the Flaming Dragonswords
FIRE Warrior / Effect Level 4 ATK: 1800
DEF: 1200
Pendulum
Scale:
When a monster is Normal Summoned to your side of the field, except "Master of the Flaming Dragonswords": You can increase that monster's Level by 1, and this card gains 300 ATK until the End Phase.
(Common)
Rating: 3 out of 5
Don't expect the ATK boost have any real value, but the Level increase might and it already has 1800 ATK.
Generation Force (GENF-EN031)
Poki Draco
FIRE Dragon / Effect Level 3 ATK: 200
DEF: 100
Pendulum
Scale:
When this card is Normal Summoned: You can add 1 "Poki Draco" from your Deck to your hand.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
There will never be a need for cards that only add other copies to their owner's hand.
Generation Force (GENF-EN030)
Geargiano
EARTH Machine / Effect Level 3 ATK: 500
DEF: 1000
Pendulum
Scale:
You can Tribute this card to target 1 Level 4 Machine-Type monster in your Graveyard; Special Summon it from the Graveyard, but its effects on the field are negated.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Pretty useless on the field anyway so promptly get rid of it for something better from the Grave.
Generation Force (GENF-EN029)
Saambell the Summoner
WIND Spellcaster / Effect Level 2 ATK: 600
DEF: 400
Pendulum
Scale:
During your Main Phase: You can Special Summon 1 monster from your hand with the same Level as this card. This effect can only be used once while this card is face-up on the field.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
A one-time deal, but it could be useful.
Generation Force (GENF-EN028)
Gusto Codor
WIND Winged Beast / Effect Level 3 ATK: 1000
DEF: 400
Pendulum
Scale:
When this card destroys an opponent's monster by battle and sends it to the Graveyard: You can Special Summon 1 WIND Psychic-Type monster with 1500 or less | DEF from your Deck.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Here's that new Hidden Arsenal Archetype, but it's flown too far into an era where it has no chance at success.
Generation Force (GENF-EN027)
Gishki Diviner
WATER Sea Serpent / Effect Level 3 ATK: 1200
DEF: 800
Pendulum
Scale:
Once per turn: You can declare 1 card name; reveal the top card of your Deck, and if it is the declared card, add it to your hand. Otherwise, return it to the top of the Deck.
(Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
You could play around with effects that manipulate the results, but that's not the strategy you want to implement.
Generation Force (GENF-EN026)
Laval Magma Cannoneer
FIRE Pyro / Effect Level 4 ATK: 1700
DEF: 200
Pendulum
Scale:
Up to twice per turn: You can send 1 FIRE monster from your hand to the Graveyard; inflict 500 damage to your opponent.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Cannon Soldier now has a twin that takes monsters from your hand.
Generation Force (GENF-EN025)
Gem-Elephant
EARTH Rock / Effect Level 3 ATK: 400
DEF: 1900
Pendulum
Scale:
During your Main Phase: You can return this face-up card on the field to the hand. During damage calculation, if this card attacked or was attacked: You can send 1 Normal Monster from your hand to the Graveyard; this card gains 1000 DEF.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Starts with 1900 DEF and will only get more with the DEF. I don't know why you'd return it to the hand though.
Generation Force (GENF-EN024)
Time Escaper
EARTH Psychic / Effect Level 2 ATK: 500
DEF: 100
Pendulum
Scale:
You can discard this card and target 1 face-up Psychic-Type monster you control; banish it until your next Standby Phase. This effect can be activated during either player's turn.
(Super Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Two really bad ideas in one card.
Generation Force (GENF-EN023)
Space-Time Police
WIND Psychic / Effect Level 5 ATK: 2300
DEF: 1500
Pendulum
Scale:
When this card is Special Summoned: Target 1 face-up card your opponent controls; banish that target. When this card leaves the field: Set the card that was banished by this effect to your opponent's side of the field.
(Ultra Rare) & (Ultimate Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Should arrest itself for poor conduct during a Duel.
Generation Force (GENF-EN022)
Wingtortoise
WIND Aqua / Effect Level 3 ATK: 1500
DEF: 1400
Pendulum
Scale:
When a face-up Fish, Sea Serpent, or Aqua-Type monster(s) you control is banished: You can Special Summon this card from your hand or Graveyard. (The banished monster(s) must be Fish, Sea Serpent, or Aqua-Type even after being banished.)
(Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
A flying turtle would be something, but this is something bad.
Generation Force (GENF-EN021)
Airorca
WIND Sea Serpent / Effect Level 3 ATK: 1400
DEF: 300
Pendulum
Scale:
Once per turn: You can banish 1 Fish, Sea Serpent, or Aqua-Type monster from your hand to target 1 face-up card your opponent controls; destroy that target, then banish this card until your next Standby Phase.
(Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Must be from that other orca movie, Flee Willy.
Generation Force (GENF-EN020)
Skystarray
WIND Sea Serpent / Effect Level 3 ATK: 600
DEF: 300
Pendulum
Scale:
This card can attack your opponent directly. At the end of the Battle Phase, if this card attacked directly: Banish this card until your next Standby Phase.
(Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Might as well not use it at all then.
Generation Force (GENF-EN019)
Flyfang
WIND Fish / Effect Level 3 ATK: 1600
DEF: 300
Pendulum
Scale:
If this card attacks a Defense Position monster, inflict piercing Battle Damage to your opponent. At the end of the Battle Phase, if this card inflicted Battle Damage to your opponent: Banish this card until your next Standby Phase.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Less ATK than even Enraged Battle Ox, whose effect applies to multiple Monster Types.
Generation Force (GENF-EN018)
Spearfish Soldier
WIND Sea Serpent / Effect Level 4 ATK: 1700
DEF: 1100
Pendulum
Scale:
This card gains 100 ATK for each of your banished Fish, Sea Serpent, and Aqua-Type monsters.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Weak stats with a weak effect that hinges on a very undersupporter Monster Card pool.
Generation Force (GENF-EN017)
Wind-Up Snail
WATER Aqua / Effect Level 2 ATK: 100
DEF: 2000
Pendulum
Scale:
During your Main Phase: You can target 1 Set card on the field; return that target to the hand. This effect can be used only once while this card is face-up on the field.
(Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
High DEF is all this card is good for.
Generation Force (GENF-EN016)
Wind-Up Dog
EARTH Beast / Effect Level 3 ATK: 1200
DEF: 900
Pendulum
Scale:
During your Main Phase: You can increase this card's Level by 2 and ATK by 600, until the End Phase. This effect can be used only once while this card is face-up on the field.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Wind-Ups don't have any viable Xyz Monsters and this guy's effect is utterly pointless.
Generation Force (GENF-EN015)
Wind-Up Juggler
WIND Psychic / Effect Level 4 ATK: 1700
DEF: 1000
Pendulum
Scale:
After damage calculation, if this card battled an opponent's monster: You can destroy the opponent's monster. This effect can only be used once while this card is face-up on the field.
(Super Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Catastor's effect resolves each time it battles.
Generation Force (GENF-EN014)
Wind-Up Magician
FIRE Spellcaster / Effect Level 4 ATK: 600
DEF: 1800
Pendulum
Scale:
If the effect of a "Wind-Up" monster is activated, except "Wind-Up Magician": You can Special Summon 1 Level 4 or lower "Wind-Up" monster from your Deck in face-up Defense Position. This effect can only be used once while this card is face-up on the field.
(Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Practically switched stats with Soldier, which is unfortunate because that makes all the difference here.
Generation Force (GENF-EN013)
Wind-Up Soldier
EARTH Warrior / Effect Level 4 ATK: 1800
DEF: 1200
Pendulum
Scale:
During your Main Phase: You can increase this card's Level by 1 and ATK by 400, until the End Phase. This effect can only be used once while this card is face-up on the field.
(Common)
Rating: 3 out of 5
Sensible people will look past the bad effect and focus on the Level and stats, which are decent overall.
Generation Force (GENF-EN012)
Super Crashbug
DARK Fiend / Effect Level 4 ATK: 0
DEF: 3000
Pendulum
Scale:
Cannot be Normal Summoned or Set. Must first be Special Summoned (from your hand) in face-up Defense Position, by banishing "Crashbug X", "Crashbug Y", and "Crashbug Z" from your Graveyard. Switch the ATK and DEF of all face-up Attack Position monsters on the field. There can only be 1 face-up "Super Crashbug" on the field.
(Super Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
For boasting 3000 DEF as a Level 4 monster, the effects aren't that bad, but they're also not great either.
Generation Force (GENF-EN011)
Crashbug Z
DARK Fiend / Effect Level 3 ATK: 0
DEF: 1500
Pendulum
Scale:
When this card is Normal Summoned: You can Special Summon 1 "Crashbug Y" from your Deck. You must control a face-up "Crashbug X" to activate and to resolve this effect.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Last and certainly least is this underwhelming piece of hardware.
Generation Force (GENF-EN010)
Crashbug Y
DARK Fiend / Effect Level 3 ATK: 1400
DEF: 1600
Pendulum
Scale:
When this card is Normal Summoned: You can Special Summon 1 "Crashbug X" from your Deck. You must control a face-up "Crashbug Z" to activate and to resolve this effect.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
X has the highest DEF of the 3, but this is barely getting 2 stars.
Generation Force (GENF-EN009)
Crashbug X
DARK Fiend / Effect Level 3 ATK: 0
DEF: 2000
Pendulum
Scale:
When this card is Normal Summoned: You can Special Summon 1 "Crashbug Z" from your Deck. You must control a face-up "Crashbug Y" to activate and to resolve this effect.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Can certainly hold its own and doesn't really need the other two members.
Generation Force (GENF-EN008)
Jawsman
WATER Beast-Warrior / Effect Level 6 ATK: 2600
DEF: 1600
Pendulum
Scale:
Cannot be Special Summoned. If you Tribute Summon this card, all Tributes must be WATER. This card gains 300 ATK for each face-up WATER monster you control, except this card.
(Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Quite strong for its Level, but it can't be Special Summoned and requires WATER Tributes. Such a letdown.
Generation Force (GENF-EN007)
Drill Barnacle
WATER Aqua / Effect Level 3 ATK: 300
DEF: 0
Pendulum
Scale:
This card can attack your opponent directly. Each time this card inflicts Battle Damage to your opponent by a direct attack: This card gains 1000 ATK.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Even with the slight ATK increase, you'll still have a hard time making it strong enough to be a threat.
Generation Force (GENF-EN006)
Skull Kraken
DARK Aqua / Effect Level 3 ATK: 600
DEF: 1600
Pendulum
Scale:
When this card is Normal Summoned: You can target 1 face-up Spell Card your opponent controls; destroy that target. Once per turn: You can change the Battle Position of this card.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
With only 600 ATK, it'll be necessary to use both effects if you're going to Summon it.
Generation Force (GENF-EN005)
Big Jaws
WATER Fish / Effect Level 3 ATK: 1800
DEF: 300
Pendulum
Scale:
At the end of the Battle Phase, if this card attacked: Banish it.
(Rare)
Rating: 1 out of 5
Big Jaws, but no bite.
Generation Force (GENF-EN004)
Goblindbergh
EARTH Warrior / Effect Level 4 ATK: 1400
DEF: 0
Pendulum
Scale:
When this card is Normal Summoned: You can Special Summon 1 Level 4 or lower monster from your hand, then change this card to Defense Position.
(Common)
Rating: 2 out of 5
A slightly stronger Marauding Captain, but that side-effect is going to prove costly.
Generation Force (GENF-EN003)
Achacha Archer
FIRE Warrior / Effect Level 3 ATK: 1200
DEF: 600
Pendulum
Scale:
When this card is Normal or Flip Summoned: Inflict 500 damage to your opponent.
(Common)
Rating: 1 out of 5
The naming theme is quite annoying, and this guy adds to it with other bad info.
Generation Force (GENF-EN002)
Gogogo Golem
EARTH Rock / Effect Level 4 ATK: 1800
DEF: 1500
Pendulum
Scale:
Once per turn, this face-up Defense Position card cannot be destroyed by battle.
(Common)
Rating: 3 out of 5
One of the few Beatsticks I can think of that also prevents its own destruction in battle. Almost worthy of 4 stars.
Generation Force (GENF-EN001)
Gagaga Magician
DARK Spellcaster / Effect Level 4 ATK: 1500
DEF: 1000
Pendulum
Scale:
Once per turn, during your Main Phase: You can declare a Level from 1 to 8; this card becomes that Level until the End Phase. You can only control 1 face-up "Gagaga Magician". This card cannot be used as a Synchro Material Monster.
(Super Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
Pretty much useless for everything but Xyz Summons.
Generation Force (GENF-EN000)
Xyz Veil
TRAP Continuous Trap Level ATK:
DEF:
Pendulum
Scale:
Face-up Xyz Monsters with Xyz Material cannot be targeted by card effects.
(Super Rare)
Rating: 2 out of 5
The key phrase is "with Xyz Material" because this does absolutely nothing otherwise.