Card Spotlight: Bug Signal

In this article, I’ll be putting the spotlight on the Bug card, “Bug Signal.”

Bug Signal

As of December 2021, this card has 80 base damage, provides 50 shields, and costs 1 energy. It also steals energy from your opponent when chained with another “Bug Signal” card.

You can check out all of Axie Infinity’s cards here:

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How Is Bug Signal Used?

Not only is Bug Signal an energy gain card, but it also controls the game by stealing energy. This kind of card pressures the enemy to play cards in unwanted situations.

It also boasts a decent shield and damage for a pretty strong ability.

What Kind of Axies/Teams Use Bug Signal?

Bug Signal is a card that requires to be chained, so ideally, every Axie in the team needs to have the Bug Signal card. This is how Bug Signal comps are made.

This is a meta lineup where all the Axies have Bug Signal and/or Terror Chomp for their main artillery. It’s typically composed of a Dusk, Bug, then an Aqua.

Pros and Cons of the Bug Signal Card


  • steals energy
  • has decent shields
  • has decent damage


  • needs to be chained
  • lineup requires all the Axies to have Bug Signal

Bug Signal Card Synergies

  • Terror Chomp
  • this card only procs when chained with a Bug card, so pairing it with a Bug Signal comp easily procs its ability of applying Fear
  • Bug Signal
  • as said, Bug Signal cards should be placed in Bug Signal comps, where every Axie has the ability
  • Ivory Chop, Cattail Slap
  • using Bug Signal correctly brings forth tons of energy, so these cards will balance it out by drawing cards for the player
  • Tail Slap, Luna Absorb
  • failing to steal the enemy’s energy empties your own, so these cards may compensate for those mishaps by generating their own energy.

You can check out these articles to view more on this card’s Axie body parts:

Axie Infinity ALL Body Parts List

Axie Infinity Horn Body Parts List

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