Does flipping a monster face down negate its effect?
For what it’s worth I didn’t give a much longer answer because flipping a monster face-down will never negate a monsters effects. While presumably useful for OP to know, It’s an entirely separate thing with no relation to the actual question.
What happens when a monster is flipped face down?
When a monster is equipped with an Equip Card, if the monster is flipped face-down or removed from the field, then the Equip Card is destroyed.
Do flip effects activate when destroyed by a card effect?
Flip effects When a face-down Flip monster is attacked, during damage calculation the monster is flipped face-up, then it is determined whether or not the monster is destroyed by battle. If a card effect destroys a face-down Flip monster, its Flip effect cannot be activated since it is not flipped face-up.
Can you target face down monsters with effects?
You cannot target face-down cards (on either side of the field) for effects, except if they only say “Target 1 card”, “Target 2 monsters”, “Target 3 Defense Position monsters”, “Target 4 Spell/Trap Cards”, “Target 5 face-down Spell/Trap Cards”, etc.
Can you summon a monster in face up defense mode?
Monsters cannot be Normal Summoned in face-up Defense Position, except by a card effect that allows them to be Summoned that way (such as “Light of Intervention”).
Can a flip monster be destroyed by a card effect?
If a card effect destroys a face-down Flip monster, its Flip effect cannot be activated since it is not flipped face-up. There are currently no Dinosaur or Fish -Type Flip monsters.
Is it possible to flip a monster face down?
With cards such as ” Stealth Bird ” or ” Guardian Sphinx “, you can Flip Summon it, and then use its own card effect to flip it face-down again in the same turn. This is possible, because the flipping of the monster face-down is not a manual position change.
Can a face down monster have an equip card?
Face-down Monster Cards cannot be equipped with Equip Cards; if a monster equipped with an Equip Card(s) is flipped face-down, the Equip Card(s) equipped to that flipped monster is destroyed.
What happens when you special summon a monster face down?
In some video games, card effects that Special Summon multiple monsters face-down also shuffle them on the same side of the field. Face-down Monster Cards cannot be equipped with Equip Cards; if a monster equipped with an Equip Card (s) is flipped face-down, the Equip Card (s) equipped to that flipped monster is destroyed.