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Trivia: Yu-Gi-Oh! GX
  • Anime First: Also, it's the first original Yu-Gi-Oh! anime series.
  • Executive Meddling: Both the anime and the manga had the tail end of the series rushed due to the execs wanting to push out the newer YGO series (Yu-Gi-Oh 5D's and ZEXAL respectively).
  • Fake Brit: Misawa in the dub.
  • Fandom Nod: Apparently, LittleKuriboh writes the dub.
  • Hey, It's That Voice!: The German dub has a lot of voice actors from the previous series. Some will play in 5D's or ZeXaL.
    • Constantin von Jascheroff voiced Ryou Bakura and Syrus Truesdale.
    • Dennis Schmidt-Foß voiced Duke Devlin and Zane Truesdale.
    • David Turba voiced Leon von Schröder and Chazz Princeton.
    • Tobias Müller voiced the young Odion Ishitar, the young Rafael and Bastion Misawa.
    • Thomas Nero Wolff voiced Shada and Professor Banner.
    • Marius Clarén voiced Rex Raptor and Jesse Anderson.
    • Ozan Ünal voiced Mahad, the Dark Magician and Jim Crocodile Cook.
    • Peter Flechtner voiced Shadi (second voice) and Satorius.
    • Peter Reinhardt voiced Yami Bakura (second voice), Zorc Necrophades and Professor Viper.
    • Mario von Morgenstern voiced Weevil Underwood, Ojama Yellow and some minor characters.
    • Rainer Fritzsche voiced Alister, Ojama Green, Adrian Gecko and later Astral.
    • Gerald Schaale voiced Bonz, Prince Ouji and later Lazar.
    • Michael Bauer voiced Axel Brodie and later Jacob.
    • Tanya Kahana voiced Alexis Rhodes and later Ancient Fairy Dragon (first voice).
    • Tommy Morgenstern voiced Jagger Princeton and later Kalin Kessler.
    • Jesco Wirthgen voiced Tyranno Hassleberry and later Shark.
  • Keep Circulating the Tapes: As with the original series, GX too was recently yanked from 4Kids due to TV Tokyo and NAS not being paid royalties and 4Kids selling the DVD rights to FUNimation without permission from the aforementioned parties.
    • In short, Now the fourth season will never be dubbed.
      • Which introduces a Dub-Induced Plot Hole when 4Kids dubbed the recent movie since the dub makes it look like Jaden sacrificed himself to save everyone which leads some people to wonder how did he come back and why is he carrying around Banner's cat.
    • Only the first season was ever released to DVD in the US.A. but those discs are now extremely rare and quite pricy, especially the Second half of said season.
      • Averted as of October 2014, The entire 1st season will be released on DVD by New Video Group, also the first 3 seasons are available on Hulu.
  • Name's the Same: Juudai's two female classmates, Rei and Asuka.
  • No Export for You: The fourth season has never been dubbed.
  • What Could Have Been: Commented on In-Universe between Zane and Aster; Zane wished he could have dueled the Supreme King as his Worthy Opponent and it's also implied that Aster would have dueled the Supreme King to save Jaden, since he owed a debt to help him.

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