My Name is Playmaker
Ep001 Close up of Playmarker
Japanese 俺の名はPlaymaker
Rōmaji Ore no Na wa Pureimēkā
Alternative Titles
Season 1
Episode number 01
Air date Flag of Japan May 10, 2017
Flag of USA TBA
Opening With the Wind
Ending Believe In Magic
Screenplay Shin Yoshida
Episode guide
Episode listing Yu-Gi-Oh! VRAINS episode listing (season 1)
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My Name is Playmaker is the first episode of the Yu-Gi-Oh! VRAINS anime. It will air in Japan on May 10th, 2017.

Synopsis Edit

Den City is the city where the newest network technology was developed. There we have the Link VRAINS, a cyberspace managed by the SOL Technologies Inc. where people Duel night and day. Our protagonist, Yusaku Fujiki, is a cool student with excellent observation abilities. In order to defeat a group who plans to ruin the LINK VRAINS, The Knights of Hanoi, he transforms into his avatar Playmaker and duels them. One day, Yusaku gets the information that SOL Technologies Inc. are desperately searching for: a mysterious lifeform from Shoichi Kusanagi, a hacker who shares Yusaku's goals. Noticing the Knights of Hanoi are also after it, Yusaku prepares a trap and plans his capture strategies...

Featured DuelEdit

Playmaker vs. Knight of HanoiEdit

Duel is shown from an unspecifed turn. Yusaku controls "Linkslayer" (2000/600) in Attack Position and the Knight of Hanoi controls "Hack Worm" (400/0) in Attack Position.

Yusaku's turn
"Linkslayer" attacks and destroys "Hack Worm" (Knight of Hanoi: ? → 0).

List of Featured CardsEdit

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

Playmaker (Yusaku Fujiki) Edit


Effect Monsters

Knight of Hanoi Edit


Effect Monsters

Others Edit

Extra Deck

Effect Monsters

Xyz Monsters

Characters in Order of AppearanceEdit

Navigation Edit

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