3,000 (5,000 in the dub) years later, Yugi Mutou, after trying to solve the puzzle for eight years, awakens Atem from his slumber, although Yugi does not realize this until much later in the story, more specifically, Duelist Kingdom.
At the end of Duelist Kingdom, Atem asks Yugi to help him recover his memories and Yugi agrees to help him.
|Yu-Gi-Oh! (1999)||Movie 1||Movie||1||0||0|
|Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters GX||Season 3||TV||180||0||0|
|Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters - Battle City Special||Side story||Special||1||0||0|
|Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters: Hikari no Pyramid||Movie 2||Movie||1||0||0|
|Yu-Gi-Oh! Chou Yuugou! Toki o Koeta Kizuna||10th anniversary special||Movie||1||0||0|