雷 ( いかずち )
Japanese (base text)
Korean: 번개 Beon-gae
Chinese: 雷 Léi / Leoi4
Thunder ( 雷 ( いかずち ) Ikazuchi) monsters are generally LIGHT Attribute, although there is a minority that are WIND or EARTH Attribute. Thunder monsters usually represent beings with electrical powers. Many Thunder- Type card effects and support cards focus upon destroying the opponent's monsters by effect.
archetypes includes " Batteryman" which is purely composed of Thunder-Type monsters, and " Watt" (apart from " Wattaildragon" and " Wattsychic Fighter").
Some of the more notable ones include "
The Creator", " Mist Wurm", " Hamon, Lord of Striking Thunder", " Zaborg the Thunder Monarch", " Thunder King Rai-Oh", " Mist Valley Thunder Lord" and " Denko Sekka".
Thunder Dragon" is also a well-known Thunder-Type monster, for its Deck-thinning abilities and for his Fusion Monster counterpart, " Twin-Headed Thunder Dragon".
Support cards include "
Electro-Whip", " Judgment of Thunder", " Mountain", " Umi", and " Makiu, the Magical Mist". Most notably, the " Hunder" series include general support for LIGHT Thunder-Type monsters, such as " Pahunder" and " Thunder Sea Horse".