In episode 17, Bonz uses this card during his Duel against Joey Wheeler. He Special Summons "Zanki" via "Call of the Haunted" which in turn made "Zanki" this card. In the next episode, This card then gained a Field Power Bonus. In the next episode, Bonz summons "Pumpking the King of Ghosts" and uses its effect to power up his other Zombie-type monsters. Bonz would use the same effect again over the next four turns until "Red-Eyes B. Dragon" attacks and destroys "Pumpking". Later Joey activates "Shield & Sword" to swap the ATK and DEF of all monsters on the field, including this card, resulting in this card and Bonz's other two Zombies now having 0 ATK. This card remained on the field until the Duel was over.
In episode 43, this card appears alongside "Clown Zombie" and "Dragon Zombie" in a graveyard area that Yugi, Joey, and Mokuba enter while they were trying to save Kaiba. Yugi used "Dark Magician" to destroy this monster and "Clown Zombie" while Mokuba uses "Rude Kaiser" to destroy "Dragon Zombie". All three monsters then came back even stronger than before. Joey later used "Shield & Sword" to make the Zombies' ATK 0, allowing Yugi's "Dark Magician" to destroy the zombies for good.