Saturday, July 2, 2016

Unit of The Week: Meteokaiser, Bustered

I've got you! Great Cosmic Mega Buster! 
[Stride]-Stride Step-[Choose one or more cards with the sum of their grades being 3 or greater from your hand, and discard them] Stride this card on your (VC) from face down.
[AUTO](VC)[1/Turn]:[Counter Blast (1) & Choose a face down card from your G zone, and turn it face up] When this unit attacks, you may pay the cost. If you do, choose the same number of your rear-guards as the number of face up cards named "Meteokaiser, Bustered" in your G zone, and [Stand] them. If two or more units were [Stand], and you have five rear-guards, until end of that battle, this unit gets "[AUTO](VC):[Counter Blast (1) & Choose two cards from your hand, and discard them] At the end of the battle, you may pay the cost. If you do, [Stand] this unit, and it gets drive-2 until end of turn.".
Meteokaiser, Bustered is the next great G-unit for Nova Grapplers. Nova Grapplers are known for their multiple attacks every turn with the ability to stand in combat. Meteokaiser, Bustered's abilities are not limited to a particular archetype. He can be splashed into any Nova Grappler deck. Test him in many Nova Grappler decks to learn which deck is the best fit for your style.

You can stand as many rear-guards as the number of face cards named Meteokaiser, Bustered in your G zone. You can stand a total of three units if you can Stride Meteokaiser, Bustered twice in a match. Meteokaiser, Bustered stands for a second attack if you have five rear-guards! He loses two drives, but the lost is well worth two attacks from a G-unit. You are forced to commit all of your resources to your offense. Commit your hand to the field to have five rear-guards to meet this skill's requirements. It is unlikely that your opponent will be able to guard against every attack. He or she must take some damage to conserve the hand size.

Furthermore, there are many great cards to play with Meteokaiser, Bustered. Extreme Battler, Arbarail stands another rear-guard when he attacks a vanguard. You are getting another attack on top of already standing your units with Meteokaiser, Bustered's skill. Beast Deity, Riot Horn is an awesome unit to have in your back row if you are playing a Beast Deity deck. Riot Horn stands when a Beast Deity in the same column with Riot Horn stands.

Finally, you are giving up defense in exchange for offense. This strategy can pay off if you are able to consistently use your skills. However, you may struggle defending your vanguard from powerful combos. Your hand will lack cards. Thankfully Generation Guards can relieve some of the pressure sent to your vanguard. Meteokaiser, Buster is offense or bust with no defense!

Overall, Meteokaiser, Bustered is an offensive juggernaut. Meteokaiser, Bustered represents full potential of Nova Grapplers. He provides a great reward for your offense at a high risk. His skills give you a second chance to attack with a full formation. Stand up for a second attack with Meteokaiser, Bustered!

Overall Rating: 4.5 out of 5