A fanslation is an incorrect translation, by fans, of names from the Japanese version of the anime or manga, or the OCG, into English. Many such incorrect names exist.
- "Crush Card Virus" has been incorrectly named by some as "Death Crush Virus" and "Deck Destruction Virus".
- "Cathedral of Nobles" has been incorrectly named by some as "Pharoah's Shrine".
- "Magical Stone Excavation" has been incorrectly translated as "Excavation of Mage Stones".
- "Xyz Monsters" were mistakenly named "Exceed Monsters"
- "Summon Chants used by Yusei Fudo, Jack Atlas, etc".