Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2016 Forbidden and Limited List
The World Championship 2016 will be utilizing a combination of both OCG 2016.07 and TCG 2016.04 list for their special Forbidden and Limited List.
The highest restriction status between both list will be applied for each card.
The latest allowed set in the World Championship 2016 is “Yu-Gi-Oh! The Dark Side of Dimensions Movie Pack”.
All exclusive cards from the Japanese OCG, Korean OCG, American TCG or European/Oceanic TCG without a worldwide release are forbidden.
Emergency Provisions, Mystik Wok, Rainbow Life and Tri-and-Guess are not forbidden in either OCG or TCG list, but they are forbidden in the Japan World Championship Qualifiers.
Ascension Sky Dragon and Blood Mefist are not forbidden in either OCG or TCG list, but they are forbidden for being difficult to obtain Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series Prize Cards in the TCG.
Minerva, the Exalted Lightsworn is not limited in either OCG or TCG list, but it is limited for being a difficult to obtain Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series 2016 Prize Card in the TCG.
Magician’s Robe and Scapeghost are forbidden because while they were released in Shining Victories: Special Edition, they are still considered to be originally from The Dark Illusion. The Dark Illusion is not allowed for the World Championship 2016.