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Yu☆Gi☆Oh!: Hikari no Pyramid

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English: Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie
Synonyms: Yugioh, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Yu-Gi-Oh!: Duel Monsters, Yugioh: Duel Monsters, Yu-Gi-Oh!: Pyramid of Light
Japanese: 遊☆戯☆王 デュエルモンスターズ 光のピラミッド


Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 13, 2004
Producers: Nihon Ad Systems
Studios: Studio Gallop
Source: Manga
Duration: 1 hr. 41 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.671 (scored by 33,120 users)
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Ranked: #50532
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Popularity: #1698
Members: 49,533
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Anubis, an ancient Egyptian evil that was defeated by Yugi's alter ego centuries ago, has returned to exact revenge. Wielding the power of the Eighth Millennium Item, Anubis is determined to destroy Yugi and take over the world.

(Source: ANN)


Yu☆Gi☆Oh!: Hikari no Pyramid is a sequel of the US storyline of Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters. As a promotional deal for the movie, filmgoers received 1 of 4 Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG cards for purchasing a ticket: Pyramid of Light, Blue-Eyes Shining Dragon, Sorcerer of Dark Magic, and Watapon.

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Dec 26, 2012
asagiri91 (All reviews)
I liked this movie long ago, but it became painful to watch.

I love Yuugi-ou as much as the next person and Pegasus and Kaiba would be among my favorite characters - but here, even they are too bombastic and annoying. Yuugi is too preachy and dramatic (I watched the version with Dan Green, I don't think there is japanese one), Kaiba is too sadistic, Pegasus is too crazy and Anubis is a bad villain.
Action scenes with mummies and Jonouchi, Honda and Yuugi could've been fun, but they were in there too long. The same goes for a card game climax.
Apr 30, 2016
lawlmartz (All reviews)
In honor of the recently released Yugioh: Dark Side of Dimensions, Lawlmartz presents the long awaited:

Children's Card Games Saga Part III:
If Monsters Are Real, Does That Mean Card Games Are Real Life?

It's truly been far too long since I last watched Yugioh. Heck, the last installment of the Children's Card Games Saga was back in October, so it's high time to let loose on what was the most kick ass movie of 2004.
Never mind Kill Bill vol. 2, read more
Oct 31, 2013
StarfireDragon (All reviews)
This is one hell of a movie from my childhood. I adore this movie to death, and I've watched it a million times over the years, and still to this day I watch it often. It's really entertaining, the theming for the most part was pretty good, the monsters where awesome, and the sound and music blew my balls off, but compared to the actual series, it was kinda lame.
Though I will say that the movie's artwork and animation where all really well done, for the most part, it got really boring when Anubis stepped in, and in my opinion, even Kaiba's duel read more
Mar 1, 2018
Helios92 (All reviews)
After Pokemon lauched it first film back in the early 2000s, why not Yu-Gi-Oh get's own movie too? Yu-Gi-Oh! The Movie: Pyramid of Light (Hikari no Pyramid) was a first attemped for Konami to sell and promote their cards on the kids. However, the movie had problems and doesn't really go good with story-wise. The film's director was Hatsuki Tsuji. Although the movie took place after the Battle City arc, it is debatable as to whether or not it is canon due to the alternate explanation of how Yugi Muto solved the Millennium Puzzle and the inclusion of Anubis (who has not been mentioned outside read more


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