• Activating "Mind Crush" after "Forced Back" has been activated can stop the possibility of your opponent summoning the same monster again in their next turn.
  • This card is best used against a Tribute Summon for the opponent also wastes a monster(s) trying to tribute it for the summon.
  • If you have "Forced Back", "Black Horn of Heaven" and "Shadow of Eyes" set during your first turn, you can manipulate any Summon your opponent tries next turn, possibly resulting a direct attack during your following turn.
  • Use this card against decks that special summon each other like "Yosenjus" and "Blackwings" to prevent them from making a big board.
  • If your opponent normal summons a monster while you control Degenerate Circuit, you can banish their monster.