Best Digimon Trading Card Game starter decks

Find out which Starter Deck is right for you.

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Starting a new card game can be daunting, with the abundance of cards on the market. Thankfully, the Digimon Card Game is just releasing in the West, so there are a limited amount of cards. And the best way to begin your Digimon journey is to pick up a Starter Pack. Starter Packs are pre-build decks ideal for new players. There are three Starter Decks in the game, and this list will walk you through each one of them to help you decide which to pick.

Gaia Red

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This red deck is centered around the lovable Tai Kamiya. It’s full of Security cards that protect you and wreak havoc on your foes. Such as WarGreymon, which gains Security Attack based on the number of Digivolution cards in your hand. These Security Cards are paired up with cards like MetalGreymon, and you can dominate the playing field.

Contents of the Starter Deck:

  • Starter Deck(1 set of 54 cards)
  • 2 memory gauges and 1 Booster Pack(Release Special Booster Ver.1.0)
  • Common: 7 types
  • Uncommon: 5 types
  • Rare: 3 types
  • Super Rare: 1 type
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Cocytus Blue

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Cocytus Blue is a Matt Ishida themed deck that features the iconic Gabumon. This deck focuses on offense and excels at destroying your opponent’s Digimons before they can evolve. It’s a great deck for aggressive players that enjoy applying hard pressure onto their opponent.

Contents of the Starter Deck:

  • Starter Deck(1 set of 54 cards)
  • 2 memory gauges and 1 Booster Pack(Release Special Booster Ver.1.0)
  • Common: 7 types
  • Uncommon: 5 types
  • Rare: 3 types
  • Super Rare: 1 type
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Heaven’s Yellow

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A T.K. Takaishi deck, Heaven’s Yellow, aims to slam the opponent with negative effects to weaken them. It excels in long rounds due to its weakening effects and high defense cards. Cards like MagnaAngemon that lower the opponent’s Digimon by 1000 DP for every turn require careful decision making to be effective but can be extremely devasting.

Contents of the Starter Deck:

  • Starter Deck(1 set of 54 cards)
  • 2 memory gauges and 1 Booster Pack(Release Special Booster Ver.1.0)
  • Common: 7 types
  • Uncommon: 5 types
  • Rare: 3 types
  • Super Rare: 1 type
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