18 Times Pot of Greed meme Explained What it Does Over and Over Again

You might have come across the meme “Pot of Greed”,  but what does pot of greed mean or do?

Those of you that are LOLing probably know that Pot of Greed meme is a Yu-Gi-Oh card that is incredibly famous for all the wrong reasons.

The function of the card is that to allow the player to draw two more cards from their deck and add them to their hand. 

Everything sounds cool. So why is this card so “infamous”? Because we heard the explanation of what this card does something like a billion times on the anime series. 

Every time it is used on the series, it is also explained by the player.

Every. Single. Time.

This is why the amazing world represented by the internet decided to make the most fun out of it, asking questions such as “What does pot of greed do?”

Pot of greed meme – where did it all start?

Well, the first time that the Pot of Greed card appeared in the anime series was March 2003, in the 65th episode – called “Mime Control Part 1”.

But if you are referring to when people started noticing the overuse of this card, and how many times the anime felt the need to explain how it works, then we are talking about 2014.

By the end of 2014, Youtube user Wheeler uploaded a video called “Pot of Greed in Yugioh”, showing every time that the card has been used, and explaining its function every time. 

The video has gained over 1 million views, and just a little later, YouTuber Millennium Camcorder uploaded a similar video which gained over 79,000 views.

Finally, in 2016, YouTuber RANK10YGO uploaded a 12-minute video explaning the function of the Pot of Greed card. Yes, 12 minutes. Since then, similar videos have multiplied.

Today, Pot of Greed meme is a well-known meme, among fan of the series and others. Keep scrolling to find the best examples of this hilarious meme!

1. What does Pot of Greed do?

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2. Thank God SageDraco was there to explain it:

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3. We don’t know why, but we wonder the same thing:

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4. Here’s Pot of Greed’s features, yo!

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5. Yes, you might be the only one!

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6. It’s time to ask yourself the big questions:

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7. The troubles begin with Pot of Greed:

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8. A literal Pot of Greed

Pot of Greed meme
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9. What does it do, again?

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10. Always a great choice:

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11. How many pots of greed did you order?

Pot of Greed meme
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12. Ask and you will be given:

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13. No one knows.

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14. What am I looking at? Oh, it’s just Pot of Greed:

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15. Here’s a proper explanation of what the card does:

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16. We all have, we all have…

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17. Did he cheat??!!

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18. You know he will explain it, cmon!

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So if you didn’t understand what the Pot of greed meme is by now, we can explain it like 100 more times? Just kidding, you get it, but you will for sure love these articles too:

Letizia Lorini

Letizia Lorini

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