The two manage to figure out the weakness of this combo and turn it against Marik. Instead, they made a deal where if Bakura obtains Slifer for him and defeat Yami Yugi, he would give him the Millennium Rod. Yami is just about to give up until Kaiba arrives and encourages him to fight on. Even if your Life Points exceed at the end of the Duel, your LP will start for the next duel. As a teenager, Marik was the leader of the Rare Hunters organization as he wished with the Millennium Rod to obtain the three Egyptian God Cards so that he could unlock their power for himself, gain the title of "Pharaoh" and set his family free from the duty of the Tombkeepers In the dub, he wants the God Cards and the Millennium Puzzle, so he can unlock the Pharaoh's power for himself and use it to rule the world. When he was getting ready to brainwash Joey, Yami Bakura stood in his way, telling him to hand over the Rod. Marik was forbidden to leave the Pharaoh's tomb due to his father 's fear that the freedom and marvels of the outside world would further divert Marik's attention from his heritage. When special summoned this way, you can change the Level of all your monsters between Even if you fulfill the mission requirements of a Duel Mission, the Mission will not be considered complete unless you win the Duel. Marik's appearance in Dawn of the Duel Ceremonial Battle Marik, Ishizu, and Odion lead Yugi and his friends to the tomb of the Pharaoh in order for Yugi and Atem to have a final Duel in order to determine whether Atem will move on to the afterlife or remain in the present. Box By spending 5 Mission Points obtained by completing duel missions. When Marik forced Joey with the Millennium Rod's full power, Joey was able break free with his willpower. A year later when his father brutally tortured Odion for helping Marik and Ishizu to sneak outside, Marik was unconscious while Yami Marik killed his father and woke up with no recollection of his father's murder. Then "Revival Jam" is destroyed and regenerates, forcing Strings to draw three more cards due to "Card of Safe Return".