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1* AcceptableTargets:≤** Internet killjoys.≤---> '''Kaiba:''' I'm busy flagging Website/YouTube videos to compensate for the fact that I have an extremely small penis.≤** Creator/FourKidsEntertainment in general gets bashed in almost every episode due to their rampant [[{{Bowdlerise}} censorship]] and cheesy scripts. Ironically, [=4Kids=] themselves are actually quite fond of the series, and [[ this is reciprocated]] on [=LittleKuriboh=]'s end.≤* AccidentalInnuendo: Episode 12 had Kaibazilla from Joey's nightmare stating, "If you think [my size] is huge, then you should see my ego." Several thought or like to believe that Kaiba was referring to his genitals.≤* {{Adorkable}}: At least two people have mistaken Yugi for [[PandaingToTheAudience a baby panda,]] including the spirit that possesses him regularly.≤* AwesomeEgo:≤** Seto Kaiba. The exaggeration of his ego is rivalled only by the exaggeration of his awesomeness. And he knows it.≤--->I ''am'' on a drug: its called ''SETO '''FREAKING''' KAIBA!!!''≤** The Pharaoh. Deconstructed in episode 70.≤* BetterThanCanon:≤** How some feel about the abridged series, with all the hilarious dialogue and constant lampshading making the original look boring and [[{{Narm}} nonsensical]] by comparison ([[UpToEleven even more so]] if you think the [=4Kids=] dub was already bad). Some fans unofficially consider ''TAS'' the "definitive" version of the ''YGO'' anime, which may be one reason why Konami started officially exporting the uncensored Japanese version of the actual series (as a possible attempt to break its AnimationAgeGhetto and "{{narm}}y {{bowdlerization}}" stigma), to the point that ''TAS'' and the official anime cross-promote each other.≤** The show is also praised for giving various characters more unique personalities (like Tristan and Dartz) and name changes (such as naming Yami Bakura "Florence" and calling Yami Marik "[[TomTheDarkLord Melvin]]"). ≤* BigLippedAlligatorMoment: The opening of episode 3 of ''Season Zero Abridged'' starts with [[TheWoobie Bakura]] [[DrivenToSuicide threatening suicide]] (or at least attempting to gain attention). It came out of nowhere, is either an unfunny or [[CrossesTheLineTwice very funny]] segment that does not correlate with the rest of the scenes, and is never mentioned again, except for the "Don't be a bitch, bitch" line.≤* BizarroEpisode: ≤** Episode 16 (which makes sense, given that it was based on the equally bizarre episode 28 of the original dub). Yugi even lampshades it.≤--->'''Yugi:''' This is a f**king bizarre episode!≤** Creator/LittleKuriboh sees DOMA/Waking the Dragons as this - and it ''shows'' in his adaptation of the season.≤* BrokenBase: ≤** Bakura's suicide threat in ''Season Zero Abridged.'' Some thought it was [[CrossesTheLineTwice funny]], while others thought it was incredibly tasteless.≤** All of the [[TakeThat pot shots]] at ''WebVideo/NarutoTheAbridgedSeries.'' While taking a jab at other Abridged Series has been par for the course for this series, some felt the ones at NTAS were far more mean-spirited and legitimately hateful than others (though they likely are intended in good humor as both Kuriboh and NTAS co-performer Creator/MasakoX are part of Creator/TeamFourStar). Not helping matters was [=LittleKuriboh=]'s refusal to let [=Vegeta3986=] [[NeverLiveItDown live down]] ''Naruto The Abridged Movie'' years later.≤** The general mockery of the DOMA/Waking the Dragons {{Filler}}. Some watchers are perfectly happy with Little Kuriboh's {{Take That}}s against this filler arc and its plot elements, either because they didn't like the arc themselves or found the derision in-character for Yu-Gi-Oh! Abridged. Other watchers, some who liked the DOMA/Waking the Dragons arc, were not fond of Little Kuriboh's contemptuous ridicule for it and consider his abridgedment of the arc a low point for his series as a result. Alternatively, people have criticized the arc for leaning too heavily on meta jokes that the general writing quality of the episodes suffered due to relying too much on just potshots at the season itself.≤** Which style of humor is funnier? The first two seasons which, despite the potshots at [=4Kids=] and the plot itself, were extremely bizarre with dialogue often bordering on sheer randomness and RuleOfFunny unless you could understand the intricate amount of obscure references that sometimes felt like a WordSalad. Or the newer seasons which lessened the randomness in favor of RapidFireComedy, increased potshots, and established characteristics. While consistent enough to still be identified as YGOTAS at any point, older fans usually prefer the former and feel the latter too predictable and bland, while newer fans find the former too inscrutable.≤* CantUnhearIt: After watching TAS that has continued for years after the original anime has ended, it can be a bit distracting to watch the actual ''Yu-Gi-Oh!'' second series anime, or even just read about it, without hearing LK's voices for the characters instead of their actual voices. The reverse is averted for most who grew up with the original series, as LK does a good job spoofing most of the voices.≤* ContinuityLockout: While kind of expected for a parody show, the abridged series still relies on admittedly tight continuity for many of its jokes and plotlines with little to no exposition.≤* CrazyAwesome: Yami Marik. He's one of the few characters LK doesn't really do a piss-take of. Instead, his AxCrazy personality from the original series is largely preserved, if with more pop-culture references added.≤* CriticalResearchFailure: Though the show frequently does this on purpose for RuleOfFunny, there are a few genuine errors:≤** Episode 29 has one of the Espa Roba kids mistaking Graceful Dice for Graceful Charity. Creator/LittleKuriboh received so many replies telling him the correction following the episode that it was added into the script of Episode 30 where a thug duelist gets angry at the guy he just defeated for mixing up said two cards.≤** In Episode 31, Weevil refers to Caramelldansen as [[TakeThat "crappy Japanese pop music".]] The song's actually Swedish.≤** Episode 62 treats Kaiba going to build another Kaibaland as a continuity error when they're actually two different parks. The one in Season 1 is the Japanese one and the one in Season 5 is the American one.≤** Episode 79 stands out a fair bit, with Joey wondering why he's feeling pain from the attacks he's suffering...ignoring the fact that the Seal of Orichalcos makes the monsters real (something that was made fun of not two episodes prior) and that Valon also happens to literally be punching Joey full-force. And thus treating his subsequent exertion as unreasonable despite this being one of the best justified times for Joey to wind up exhausted after a duel.≤* CrossesTheLineTwice:≤** The redub of the first episode to promote a podcast that Creator/LittleKuriboh took part in, where a large portion of the nouns were replaced with the word "vagina".≤---> '''Kaiba''': It's because this vagina makes no sense, nobody could figure out how to ''do'' it!≤** Duke Devlin manages to cross the line ''three'' times.≤--->"I summon the extremely phallic spaceship, but since it belongs to me, it grows to twice its usual size. Duke Devlin always rises to the occasion, baby!"≤** For some, the fact that Bakura threatens suicide at the beginning of episode 3 of ''Season Zero Abridged''.≤** Skeletons fall on the gang and their response is "Oh no! Supermodels!", and the joke is repeated when Bakura runs to the gang with a skeleton on his back and he says, "Help! This supermodel is one of my fangirls!" ≤** PTSD is not funny. Kaiba having PTSD triggered by the sight of Exodia, including paraphrasing his reaction to it in the first episode, is. Kaiba ''continually'' freaking out and quoting himself whenever "Exodia" is mentioned, even when he himself says it, is hilarious.≤* DesignatedMonkey: Jaden. Several people actually find his character quite hilarious and likeable which makes some of the jokes against him feel forced.≤* EnsembleDarkHorse:≤** Kemo (The Hair Guy), Bandit Keith and Jack Atlas, all mainly because of their [[MemeticMutation memetic]] catchphrases[[note]]My hair, in America, and card games on motorcycles, respectively[[/note]].≤** Mokuba, as his DamselScrappy status from the original series managed to be turned into something more funny and amusing.≤** Rex and Weevil are pretty popular due to how insanely hilarious their characters are (it helps by the fact that the duo are parodies of WesternAnimation/BeavisAndButthead). Ironically, Weevil was considered a {{scrappy}} in the original series.≤** Duke Devlin is one of the most beloved secondary characters due to his catchy theme song. ≤** Mr. Ishtar. In canon, he's a horrible AbusiveParent. In this show, he's also a hilariously insane CloudCuckoolander.≤** The Slender Man, for being an AffablyEvil AttentionWhore who likes [[ChildEater dead children]]--I mean, Kurt Russell.≤* FirstInstallmentWins: While the series is certainly known beyond the first episode, the first episode has been referred to and remade the most, even by Creator/LittleKuriboh himself.≤* FranchiseOriginalSin: One of things Season 2 was criticized for was its reliance on running gags and referential humor. These were present in the series right from the start, but Season 2 was considered the point where there was no reasonable balance to either form of humor.≤* FunnyAneurysmMoment:≤** It's hard not to cringe when Serenity asks Tristan what sort of lonely deranged freak proposes on the Internet, and Tristan's response, now that LK and Safty have split up.≤** In episode 32, Yami Bakura mentioned that his gaydar once led him to Creator/KevinSpacey autograph signings and commented that "everyone knows that [[HaveIMentionedIAmHeterosexualToday he's straight as a die."]] This joke did not age well after the allegation of Kevin Spacey molested several young male actors came to the light and him coming out as a gay man.≤** The joke in episode 40 where Ghost Nappa expresses his desire to capture Mokuba with a [[Franchise/{{Pokemon}} Master Ball]] becomes creepier after the revelation that [[spoiler:Ghost Nappa is Mokuba's real father.]]≤** Joey claiming his parents split up after he tried to teach Serenity how to drive becomes a lot less funny when you find out [[spoiler:that Serenity ran Noah over while driving.]] [[HilariousInHindsight If the joke doesn't get even funnier, that is.]]≤** The jokes about ''WebVideo/NarutoTheAbridgedSeries'', especially the joke in episode 46 about it being dead since Masako and Vegeta are no longer working together. ≤** Melvin mocking Creator/TeamFourStar for ''DBZ Abridged'' getting taken down from [=YouTube=]. Originally, this was just a friendly jab, but it's become ironic after ''Yu-Gi-Oh! Abridged'' itself was taken down over and over again. Even moreso, Team Four Star eventually cancelled ''DBZ Abridged'' altogether, citing [=YouTube=]'s increasingly stricter copyright rules as one of the main reasons.≤** Yami's insults towards Creator/RobinWilliams in ''Cr@psule Monsters'' 3 are a lot less funny after Williams' suicide.≤** Yusei's mistreatment of Aki in ''Bonds Beyond Time Abridged'' became much less funny when years later, Aki's voice actress, [=Squeaky93=] (who at the time of the movie's upload was The Azure Crow's real-life girlfriend), made a [[ tumblr post]] talking about Yusei's voice actor, The Azure Crow, having a history of abuse towards girls.≤** The various [[SelfDeprecation self-deprecating jokes]] that resulted from some fans expressing the view that the series has suffered from SeasonalRot can be extremely cringeworthy if you've watched Creator/LittleKuriboh[='s=] ''We're Still Here'' videos and know that his depression often causes him to feel that he's a disappointment to everyone and think that his attempts to make people happy have failed. This is especially difficult when he admitted that these insecurities have prevented him from being able to enjoy the 10th anniversary of the abridged series, and instead have only brought a feeling of shame.≤** From the ''Anime/YuGiOhBondsBeyondTime'' movie, Jaden's line about "nothing bad happening in Germany" becomes painful (or CrossesTheLineTwice) now that Anime/YuGiOhArcV turned the school he loves into a training ground for ANaziByAnyOtherName.≤** The punk beating up Rex and Weevil in episode 73 for not meeting his standards becomes this, when 1Kids Entertainment, who voiced said punk, was revealed to be abusing [=NoWacking=] and [=XJerry64X=] for years.≤** The "YGOTAS 2nd Anniversary Spectacularmathon":≤*** [[Anime/FullmetalAlchemist Edward Elric]] plushie plays "Creator/VicMignogna" and is portrayed as a huge lech to the point that Yami[=/=]"Dan Green" starts being disturbed with his comments. Additionally, there's an offhand comment where Yami mentions that he personally banned Creator/MonicaRial from appearing at the celebration. It's uncomfortable to watch after 2019 when the real-life Vic was accused of sexual harassment, with Monica being one of the primary accusers against him and the subsequent fight in court with the two at each others' throats.≤*** Creator/JohnnyYongBosch is present, and he is depicted as more polite and not as lecherous. After Vic Mignogna was fired from Funimation, Johnny became his official replacement as the voice of Broly in ''VideoGame/DragonBallFighterZ'' and Sabo in ''Manga/OnePiece.''≤** The joke at the beginning of Episode 73 about how Yami may not have been in ''Anime/YuGiOhTheDarkSideOfDimensions'' all that much, but did get paid more than Kaiba did, can be this for Latin American fans of ''Yu-Gi-Oh!''. The original Latin American Spanish dubbing actors for Yugi Muto/Yami, Seto Kaiba and Bakura were replaced due to an economic disagreement with the dubbing studio, while the original Latin American Spanish [=VAs=] for Joey, Téa, Tristan and Mokuba were never contacted at all.≤* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: ≤** It's big enough in Japan to have an [[ unofficial Japanese site]]≤** As of August 2009, however, all the Japanese-captioned episodes have been deleted except for those since episode 42.≤** LK's Website/YouTube channel was at one point the #1 most subscribed in Japan. You do NOT want to know how he celebrated. (SchmuckBait [[ here.]])≤*** And if you think about it this way, the series is made in England, and more than half the fanbase is IN AMERICA!, because the largest (by ''far'') potential audience of ''any'' English-language production is IN AMERICA! - unless it has jokes that specifically pertain to a certain country/culture (e.g. Britain, Australia, whatever).≤** ''4Kids themselves'' [[JustForFun/OneOfUs are big fans of YGOTAS.]] It should be noted that they are not the ones who took the episodes down. That would be one of Website/YouTube's copyright bots acting on its programming.≤* GrowingTheBeard: ≤** The first few episodes are not very good ó the voices are slow, the audio quality is poor, the jokes are weaker, and so forth. The beard starts coming in around Episode 10 ([[MagnumOpusDissonance ironically]] his [[CreatorBacklash least favourite]] episode [[FranchiseOriginalSin due to]] excessive [[ShoutOut referential humour]] in lieu of real jokes) as Little Kuriboh's voice acting, recording software, and writing noticeably improve.≤** For some, the Virtual World Arc, where the show gained the rapid-fire humor style it uses today, as opposed to the slower dialogue in previous seasons.≤* HeartwarmingInHindsight: Episode 36 does this to Episode 3 as the scenes that were played straight referenced scenes that were parodied in the earlier episode. For one thing, it shows Joey does in fact remember Yugi standing up for him and Tristan, not to mention ď best friend.Ē≤* HilariousInHindsight: [[HilariousInHindsight/YuGiOhTheAbridgedSeries Enough to warrant its own page]].≤* IdiosyncraticShipNaming: 'Harpoonshipping' (Mako Tsunami/the Ocean) has made it onto ''Yu-Gi-Oh!'' shipping lists, despite being a parody of the fandom's dozens of ship names. Creator/LittleKuriboh also references Thiefshipping and Puzzleshipping by name.≤* JerkassWoobie: ≤** Yami Bakura. He's evil, but between [[SpotlightStealingSquad having his spotlight stolen constantly]], the [[EnforcedTrope Enforced]] VillainDecay, and putting up with the "[[SurroundedByIdiots Evil Council]]", it's hard not to feel sympathy for him. Not to mention [[AllLoveIsUnrequited his "relationship"]] [[ObliviousToLove with]] [[TransparentCloset Ma]][[CannotSpitItOut rik]].≤** Marik too, in different ways. Even at his most [[NotSoHarmlessVillain dangerous]], he seems completely incapable of taking care of himself, and having NoSocialSkills makes running an evil organization and Council all but impossible. He also displays classic symptoms of an InferioritySuperiorityComplex, and usually [[PleaseDontLeaveMe breaks down when someone close to him leaves]]. The series also hints that his stunted mental/emotional state harkens back to [[AbusiveParents Hank Ishtar]]'s ''[[FreudianExcuse spectacularly]]'' inept parenting. He also created the Melvin personality [[FunnyAneurysmMoment so he could get all the hugs he wanted]]. Hell, he even has [[WesternAnimation/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame "Out There"]] as his ImageSong.≤** Yami as of episode 71, after Yugi's soul is taken and he's clearly very shaken up about it.≤** Kaiba (even though [[DontYouDarePityMe he hates being pitied for it]]). The entire Virtual World arc revolves around his relentlessly miserable backstory, and it's especially hard not to feel sorry for him after seeing [[spoiler:what his [[AbusiveParents adoptive father Gozaburo]] is like]], but in the present day he's still a JerkWithAHeartOfJerk.≤--->'''Yami Yugi:''' Why is everyone in this series either a super-rich asshole, or from a broken home? Or in Kaibaís case, both.≤* LGBTFanbase: While the original ''Yu-Gi-Oh'' series already had one thanks to the effeminate male characters, the abridged series has an even larger one thanks to LK's own bisexuality and taking the effeminacy UpToEleven without being overly offensive.≤* MemeticMutation: [[Memes/YuGiOhTheAbridgedSeries Enough for their own page]].≤* MexicansLoveSpeedyGonzales: Despite the usage of gay stereotypes here and there, the series still has a dedicated LGBTFanbase since it's all done in hilariously over-the-top manners and the fact that EveryoneIsBi (well, [[AmbiguouslyBi those that have been confirmed to be bi at least]]). Certainly helps that LK himself is bisexual.≤* MisaimedFandom:≤** Exploited heavily by LK for humor. Prime examples include Anzu's friendship speeches, despite many of the central characters being prone to them in the manga, the heavy amounts of shipping fodder and treating Yami Bakura and Marik as being more sympathetic (or deserving of more screentime) than the actual heroes.≤** Due to some of the more [[TakeThat cutting nature]] of the jokes at the series and the company that produces it, some fans watch under the impression the show is a big insult to Yu-Gi-Oh instead of a parody. WebVideo/Rank10YGO mentions as much that the show's jokes pander to what amounts as the same as Pokemon's [[FanNickname GenWunners]][[note]]A [=GenWunner=] is a member of the Franchise/{{Pokemon}} fandom who bashes every generation except for the first generation due to NostalgiaFilter. The Yu-Gi-Oh equivalent would be fans who bash the spin-offs simply for not being the original DM anime[[/note]], and that a lot of the fans will take the jokes it makes about the series as well as sister series GX and 5Ds will be [[PoesLaw completely taken at face value, rather than parody]].≤* MisBlamed: Many people blame 4Kids for Creator/LittleKuriboh's suspensions. However, it was actually done by a company named Nihon Ad Systems, which is the company that does the Japanese episodes of ''Yu-Gi-Oh!''. Despite the fact 4Kids are portrayed as the Big Five in Season 3, they seem to like ''Yu-Gi-Oh! Abridged''.≤* {{Moe}}: Parodied in episode 36, where Yugi claims that he's so cute, people have mistaken him for a baby panda.≤--> '''Yami''': You mean you're not a baby panda?\≤'''Yugi''': Nope.\≤'''Yami''': Wow, you're good.≤* MorePopularSpinoff: Many fans, and [=LittleKuriboh=] to a small extent, believe that the series is one of the major factors keeping the ''Yu-Gi-Oh'' franchise relevant and well known in western markets, especially since every official dub after the original anime has been ScrewedByTheNetwork.≤* NarmCharm: Dartz's ridiculously exaggerated accent should (and usually does) make everything he says sound absolutely ridiculous; however, when he reveals he was himself responsible for all of his henchmen's [[StartOfDarkness falls to villainy]], the hilarity with which he explains to Rafael how he ruined their entire lives only reinforces his cruelty, and thus makes the scene more disturbing. Similarily, the silly accent does nothing to damage the drama in his BreakingSpeech to Yami.≤* NeverLiveItDown: Kaiba's ScrewTheRulesIHaveMoney line. The way many fans use it, it could lead non-viewers to assume that line is his CatchPhrase, even though he only said it once (though many variations followed).≤* PeripheryDemographic: The series is popular even with those who aren't fans of ''Yu-Gi-Oh''.≤* SeasonalRot: Season 2, while certainly not without its fans, was seen as this for some people due to its over-reliance on old jokes and referential humor without adding much else to balance it out. [=LittleKuriboh=] acknowledged this with Ishizu claiming [[SelfDeprecation their universe has grown tired and cliché]] in Episode 44.≤* SeinfeldIsUnfunny: A lot of the older episodes will be much harder to watch nowadays when compared to the up-to-date quality and humour [=LittleKuriboh=] has added into his newer works. It got to the point where [=LK=] began to constantly lampshade in Season 4 how things like the reference jokes got old for people.≤* ShallowParody: The various shots at the sequel series. The jokes basically boil down to "it sucks" and the characters has paper thin personalities with only the most superficial resemblance to their canon counterparts. [[ComplainingAboutShowsYouDontWatch The jokes started to more closely resemble what they're supposed to be parodying after LittleKuriboh actually started watching GX]].≤* ShockingSwerve: Melvin [[spoiler:cancelling the show]] in Episode 46.≤* SignatureScene: The famous battle between Yami and Kaiba from the Pilot episode, most notably the exchange that gave birth to the "ScrewTheRulesIHaveMoney" meme, is probably the most talked about scene in the entire Abridged Series.≤* SoBadItWasBetter: There are some fans who prefer the more shoddy video quality and slower dialog of the first two seasons, feeling that the more up-to-date quality and improved voice acting of later episodes don't have the same charm as the classic episodes.≤* SomeAnvilsNeedToBeDropped: Yami's arc in season four delivers a strong message: don't take your friends for granted.≤* SpecialEffectsFailure: In the [[EarlyInstallmentWeirdness early episodes]], the MouthFlaps were almost always off.≤* {{Squick}}: ≤** In episode 60 Téa talks in her sleep while dreaming she's being [[UnusualEuphemism "friended"]] by the Pharaoh. It's disturbingly graphic.≤** Episode 63. Crump has ADateWithRosiePalms while watching ''WesternAnimation/{{Pingu}}''. [[CrossesTheLineTwice Twice]].≤* TakeThatScrappy: Miho's appearance in ''Season 0 Abridged'' has her being routinely ignored by the main cast, she has a grating voice and is possibly mentally disabled. Considering how she was originally depicted as shallow and a tease who took advantage of Honda/Tristan, this bastardisation of her character was well received by the fans.≤* UncannyValley:≤** Téa, Tristan and Joey in the (non-standard) opening to episode 54.≤** Everyone during Noah's duel with Kaiba in episode 55. Lampshaded by Kaiba.≤--->'''Kaiba''': WHAT THE HELL IS WRONG WITH EVERYBODY'S FACE?!≤* ValuesDissonance: ≤** The derogatory remarks about Princess Edena being a "crossdresser" and a "she-male" on episode 21 wouldn't fly over well with fans nowadays as it did back when the episode was first released, which was during the late-2000s due to heightened concerns over transgender people being abused and discriminated. LK is well aware of this and states he would never had let this happen nowadays.≤** As of recent, [=LittleKuriboh=] has put [[ disclaimers on several of his older episodes]] (and changed the episode title of 37) due to them no longer reflecting modern humor.≤* ValuesResonance: The series' jabs at the in-universe card game, including the SeriousBusiness nature of its players and the unintuitive rulings, are appreciated by a lot of [[TabletopGame/YuGiOh real-life TCG]] players who often feel the same way. Interestingly, [=LittleKuriboh=] did not know anything about the TCG until he was introduced to it in his Desert Island Decks Christmas Special.≤* WeirdAlEffect: The series would make frequent references to WesternAnimation/PerfectHairForever due to LK's fondness for the show. However due to Perfect Hair's short lifespan and quick fade into obscurity while Yu-Gi-Oh! Abridged continued to reference it over a decade later, many fans started associating these references with YGO Abridged itself rather than Perfect Hair.≤* WinBackTheCrowd: At the start of the Virtual World arc, [=LittleKuriboh=] ''stepped up his game''. The jokes became more based on the characters and story, fourth wall jokes and references were there but toned down, and it started following along with the actual plot of ''Yu-Gi-Oh!''. This was ''exceedingly'' well received by the audience; in fact, episode 61 was considered so good that it has been compared to fellow popular abridged series ''WebVideo/DragonBallZAbridged'' in terms of quality.≤* TheWoobie:≤** Bakura, especially when he's being the ButtMonkey.≤** Serenity, until she recovers her eyesight.≤** Mokuba takes the cake for this: constantly being told to shut up [[spoiler: and possibly molested by Noah]]. And he's a ButtMonkey too. Actually, being a TheWoobie and the ButtMonkey is practically the same in this show.≤* {{Woolseyism}}:≤** [[ The Swedish dub]] replaces some jokes that would not make sense in Swedish with jokes that do. Bakura's accent [[AccentAdaptation is now]] [[ Scanian]] and Joey now makes references to [[ Stureplan]]. The fact that the Swedish dub comes out years after the original episodes also means that some references have to be changed to something more current at the time. For example, as the final ''Literature/HarryPotter'' book had been out for years when the Swedish dub of episode 23 was released, the book Téa had spoiled was changed to the final ''Literature/{{Twilight}}'' book, a-and her ship was changed from [[CrackShip Harry/Hedwig]] to [[YaoiFangirl Edward/Jacob]]. ≤---> '''English!Pegasus:''' No! I canít live without "Yu-Gi-Oh: The Abridged Series"! Itís so important to me!≤---> '''English!Yami:''' Donít worry, Pegasus. Thereís always "Naruto: The Abridged Series". But as everyone knows, thatís just not quite as good!≤≤---> '''Swedish!Pegasus:''' No! I canít live without "Yu-Gi-Oh: The Abridged Series"! Itís so important to me!≤---> '''Swedish!Yami:''' Donít worry, Pegasus. There are many more abridged series. But as everyone knows, [[NoExportForYou they don't exist in Swedish!]]≤≤---> '''English!Mokuba:''' Let's go find [[WesternAnimation/{{Aladdin}} the genie]] voiced by Creator/RobinWilliams and [[TheOtherDarrin occasionally]] by Creator/DanCastellaneta.≤≤---> '''Swedish!Mokuba:''' Let's go find the genie voiced by Dan Ekborg, who also played [[WesternAnimation/{{Hercules}} Hades]].≤** The Polish dub by [[ FlyingIrzimekFTW]] ([[ reuploaded on the YouTube Channel GryKarcianeDlaDzieci]]) is also full of these. For starters, Joey's Brooklyn accent is replaced with [[ Bialystok]] accent (a Russian-influenced accent). Episode 8 replaces the Spanish opening with German (the episode being titled "Kartenspiele"). 4Kids is replaced in all instances by [[ Polsat]]. The aforementioned joke in the Swedish dub paragraph goes like this:≤---> '''Polish!Pegasus:''' No! I canít live without "Yu-Gi-Oh: The Abridged Series PL Fandub"! Itís so important to me!≤---> '''Polish!Yami:''' Donít worry, Pegasus. Thereís always a version with Polish subtitles. But as everyone knows, thatís just not quite as good!≤----


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