A Yu-Gi-Oh! playmat is a flat material where a player can place their cards while Dueling. They feature a Monster Card, with many also having the official Game Zones for the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game. Many Yu-Gi-Oh! playmats are awarded to competitors and winners of several different events. Most mats are produced in very high numbers, but some are very exclusive and highly valuable items.
World Championship Qualifier
World Championship Series
SHONEN JUMP Championship
Structure Deck playmats feature the cover card's artwork with the Structure Deck's name on the front. Due to the artwork, the card zones are less visible.
These mats feature a decorative background with more visible card zones than Structure Deck playmats.
Originally handed out at tournaments; these mats are more durable and are now available widely through the market of Gold Series 4.
These mats feature the cover card monster with less visible backgrounds; they are handed out along with a promo card at Sneak Preview events.
These mats are bundled with special Yu-Gi-Oh! products. They are made of thick, durable rubber, similar to the Gold Series 4 mats.
Game Boards are included with the following, in order of release: Legendary Collection 3: Yugi's World, Legendary Collection 4: Joey's World, Legendary Collection 2: Gameboard Edition, and Legendary Collection: Gameboard Edition. They are hard-surfaced, collapsable, 2-sided boards packaged within the boxes of their respective products.
2 Player Mats are released in the TCG every January, and are themed as a Case Topper to the newest set.