Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters is the first Anime Series in The Entire Yu-Gi-Oh! Franchise it ran from April 18th 2000-September 29,2004 The Series of Followed By Yu-Gi-Oh! GX The Series Centers a Young High School Boy Name Yugi Muto Who Desnity leads him to save the world with the help of duel monsters a card game created by Pegasus and Kaiba Corp leading his friends in danger by forces of darkness that threatens the world
Like the earlier series, Duel Monsters is mainly about the various battles of a high school freshman named Yugi Muto through a card game known as Duel Monsters (Magic and Wizards in the original, although Duel Monsters is also used). However, Duel Monsters picks up its focus from where the earlier series leaves off, roughly corresponding to the eighth volume of the manga series.