The Incident Buried in the Darkness
Ep019 Yusaku's nightmare
Japanese 闇に葬られし事件
Rōmaji Yami ni Hōmurareshi Jiken
Alternative Titles
English Title The Lost Incident
Season 1
Episode number 19
Air date Flag of Japan September 20, 2017
Flag of USA TBA
Opening With the Wind
Ending Believe In Magic
Episode guide
Episode listing Yu-Gi-Oh! VRAINS episode listing (season 1)
Previous Episode 18
Next Episode 20
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The Lost Incident or known as The Incident Buried in the Darkness in the Japanese version is the nineteenth episode of the Yu-Gi-Oh! VRAINS anime. It will air in Japan on September 20, 2017. In Canada will air on November 3, 2018.

Synopsis Edit

As a fierce battle rages on, Akira starts talking about the incident ten years ago. At last, Yusaku's past is finally unveiled...

Featured Duel: Playmaker vs. Akira ZaizenEdit

Duel continues from the previous episode.

Ep019 Playmarker activates Linkage Hole

Playmarker activates "Linkage Hole".

Turn 4: Playmaker
The effect of "Tindangle Hound" decreases the ATK of each monster Playmaker controls by 1000 for each monster linked to them ("Firewall Dragon": 2500 → 1500 ATK). As he controls a monster that is Link-4 or more, Playmaker activates the Magic Card "Linkage Hole" to destroy monsters Akira controls, up to the number of monsters he controls that are Link-3 or more. Playmaker destroys "Hound" and the face-down "Tindangle Angel" ("Decode Talker": 1800 → 2800 ATK; "Firewall Dragon": 1500 → 2500 ATK). As Akira controls no monsters, "Lemoine Point" is destroyed by its own effect.

Ep019 Akira and Tindangle Acute Cerberus

Akira Special Summons "Tindangle Acute Cerberus".

"Decode Talker" attacks Akira directly (Akira: 3900 → 1100 LP). As Akira took battle damage from Playmaker's monster while he had 3 or more "Tindangle" monsters in his GY, he activates the Trap Card "Tindangle Delaunay" to destroy the attacking monster and Special Summon "Tindangle Acute Cerberus" from his Extra Deck. "Decode Talker" is destroyed and Akira Special Summons "Tindangle Acute Cerberus" (0/LINK-3/↙↑↘) to the Extra Monster Zone. "Acute Cerberus" gains 1500 ATK for each "Hound" and "Angel" in his GY ("Acute Cerberus": 0 → 3000 ATK). Playmaker Sets a card.

Turn 5: Akira

Ep019 Coating equips Firewall

"Doppler Phase Coating" equipping "Firewall Dragon".

"Acute Cerberus" attacks "Firewall Dragon", but Playmaker activates his face-down Trap Card "Doppler Phase Coating", equipping it to a Cyberse monster it controls and preventing it from being destroyed by battle once per turn. He equips it to "Firewall Dragon" (Playmaker: 2000 → 1500 LP). As "Acute Cerberus" attacked, Akira activates its effect to Special Summon a "Tindangle Token" (0/0) to the bottom-right Next to Link "Acute Cerberus". "Acute Cerberus" gains 500 ATK for each monster it Next to the Link ("Acute Cerberus": 3000 → 3500 ATK). Akira Sets two cards.

Turn 6: Playmaker

Alert Lancer

"Alert Lancer".

Akira activates his face-down Trap Card "Gergonne's End" equipping it to a "Tindangle" Link monster and preventing it from being destroyed by battle or card effects and being targeted by card effects. If all of the equipped monster Next to the Link are occupied, Akira can send "Gergone's End" and all monsters that the equipped monster Next to the Link the GY and inflict damage to Playmaker equal to the ATK of the equipped monster. He equips it to "Acute Cerberus". Playmaker activates the Magic Card "Alert Lancer" causing all Cyberse monsters on the field to deal piercing battle damage.

"Firewall Dragon" attacks the "Tindangle Token", but Akira activates his face-down Permanent Trap Card "Morley's Shield" as a "Tindangle" monster in the Main Monster Zone is battling, which reduces the damage Akira takes from that battle to 0. The attack continues and the "Tindangle Token" is destroyed ("Acute Cerberus": 3500 → 3000 ATK).

Turn 7: Akira

Nagel's Protection

"Nagel's Protection".

Akira draws the Permanent Magic Card "Nagel's Protection" and subsequently activates it, preventing "Tindangle" monsters from being destroyed by battle or Playmaker's card effects and doubling the first instance of battle damage a "Tindangle" monster inflicts battle damage to Playmaker once per turn.

"Acute Cerberus" attacks "Firewall Dragon", with the effect of "Doppler Phase Coating" preventing the destruction of "Firewall Dragon", and the effect of "Nagel's Protection" doubling the battle damage dealt (Playmaker: 1500 → 500 LP). Akira activates the effect of "Acute Cerberus", Special Summoning a "Tindangle Token" (0/0) to the bottom-right Next to the Link "Acute Cerberus" ("Acute Cerberus": 3000 → 3500 ATK).

Turn 8: Playmaker
Playmaker Sets a card.

Duel continues in the next episode.

List of Featured CardsEdit

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

Playmaker / Yusaku Fujiki Edit

Extra Deck

Link Monsters

Akira Zaizen Edit

Extra Deck

Effect Monster

Link Monsters

Characters in Order of AppearanceEdit

  1. Playmarker / Yusaku Fujiki
  2. Akira Zaizen
  3. "Blue Angel" / Aoi Zaizen
  4. Kitamura
  5. Shoichi Kusanagi
  6. "Ghost Girl" / Emma Bessho
  7. Ai
  8. Jin Kusanagi (Flashback)


Japanese character name Japanese voice actor
Yusaku Fujiki / "Playmaker" Shouya Ishige
Ai Takahiro Sakurai
Shoichi Kusanagi Subaru Kimura
Aoi Zaizen / "Blue Angel" Yuki Nakashima
Emma Bessho / "Ghost Girl" Yuna Kamakura
Akira Zaizen Shouma Yamamoto
Kitamura Masayuki Kato
Young Yusaku Fujiki Kana Omuro
Unnamed boy's voice (Yusaku Fujiki's flashback) Minami Takahashi
Decode Talker Masaaki Yano


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