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View Poll Results: What is the best Rank 8 monster?
Enthusiastic Coaching King Giantrainer 15 18.75%
Hieratic Sun Dragon Overlord of Heliopolis 26 32.50%
Neo Galaxy-Eyes Photon Dragon 2 2.50%
Number 107: Galaxy-Eyes Tachyon Dragon 17 21.25%
Number 15: Gimmick Puppet - Giant Killer 4 5.00%
Number 22: Zombiestein 7 8.75%
Number 40: Gimmick Puppet of Strings 0 0%
Number 88: Gimmick Puppet of Leo 1 1.25%
Thunder End Dragon 2 2.50%
Trashy-Eyes Fat Dragon 6 7.50%
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Old 05-01-2013, 06:34 PM   #1
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In your opinion, what do you think is the best Rank 8 monster?

Enthusiastic Coaching King Giantrainer
Hieratic Sun Dragon Overlord of Heliopolis
Neo Galaxy-Eyes Photon Dragon
Number 107: Galaxy-Eyes Tachyon Dragon
Number 15: Gimmick Puppet - Giant Killer
Number 22: Zombiestein
Number 40: Gimmick Puppet of Strings
Number 88: Gimmick Puppet of Leo
Thunder End Dragon
Trashy-Eyes Fat Dragon
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Old 05-01-2013, 06:49 PM   #2
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Completely depends on the deck you use. In terms of best generic level 8 then its either Tachyon, Photon, or Hieratic.
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number 88 that easy game winning ability. especially when you have Clock Tower Prison
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Enthusiastic Coaching King Giantrainer is the best since he literally refunds the cards spent to bring him out. He also makes a good revive target with Xyz Reborn netting you a draw.
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It's completly up to the situation.Any photon player can understand that.
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Each have their fundamental uses depending on the deck and the strategy of the deck. They're all pretty good Rank 8s.
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Old 05-01-2013, 07:17 PM   #7
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Hieratic Sun Dragon Overlord of Heliopolis, Number 107: Galaxy-Eyes Tachyon Dragon comes second
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Giantrainer, since he recovers the advantage you spent on him. Tachyon Dragon is second for having a generally useful negation effect, plus the second effect can pull some fun tricks with Forbidden Lance.
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Number 22 is busted but giant trainer is da best.
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After a lot of playing with machina puppets online which is basically rank 8 turbo, I have to give it to Giant Killer. He's not the most versatile out of all of them but when he comes out against xyz spam decks he ends the game pretty much immediately
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Heliopolis.
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Giantrainer all the way.
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Giantrainer literally repays you for Summoning him.

Giantrainer: I'm sorry you had to spend 3 monsters to bring me out. Here, have 3 cards as compensation.

Also the burn damage is a nice bonus.


Heliopolis and 107 are probably the best 2-material Rank 8's, because their effects are the most useful (especially, because of the combo with 107 and Forbidden Lance) and they're generic.
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I voted for Giantrainer, because Karakuri Incarnates are silly and have stupid combo that allows them to draw 6 cards.

Giantrainer is insanely good card and has kinda shock master syndrome. Hard to bring out, but totally worth it.
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If we actually consider risk versus Return, Heliopolis is the best since it has good effect, good stats, and reasonable cost of bringing him out.

Giantrainer pays for itself but having 3 lvl 8 monster is a lot harder than having 2.

Others are either situational or just bad.
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We really need more good generic Rank 8's.
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Tachyon is bonkers, so I like him.
In close second is Helio for popping bunches of stuff and Giant Killer for helping me burn for game too many a time
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Tachyon because he has a beastly effect and only requires 2 materials.
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Heliopolis has won me so many games.
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