"The Heart of the Cards", known as "The Terrifying Blue-Eyes White Dragon" in the Japanese version, is the first episode of the Yu-Gi-Oh! second series anime. It first aired in Japan on April 18, 2000 and in the United States on September 29, 2001.

Seto Kaiba overhears Yugi Muto telling his friends that Solomon Muto, Yugi's grandfather has a rare card called the "Blue-Eyes White Dragon". Obsessed with owning them all, Kaiba challenges Solomon to a Duel and when his holographic arena technology proves too much for the old man, Yugi steps in to Duel to avenge his grandfather's defeat.With The Help of The Nameless Pharaoh The Duel Begins

Major Events Edit

  • The Series Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters Begin.
  • Yugi Muto,Joey Wheeler,Tristan Taylor Tea Gardner,Soloman Muto,Seto Kabia,Mukba Kaiba Make Their First Appearances.
  • Seto Kaiba Duels Soloman Muto For His Blue Eyes White Dragon and Wins in Result Soloman Goes to The Hospital.
  • Yugi Duels Kaiba to Avenge his Grandfather and wins.
  • Pegasus makes his first non speaking Appearance till the Next Episode



  • None of the Card Designs the Anime Series Resemble The Real World Card Counterparts.