The Grade is an indicator unique to Upgrade Monsters. An Upgrade Monster has one of three Statuses: SUPER, ULTIMATE, and DIVINE. This concept takes direct inspiration from the "Grade" applied to the Appmon concept from the Digimon franchise; more specifically, Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters. Similar to the for , an Upgrade Monster's Grade is found next to its , in place of the traditional value.
SUPER Upgrade Monsters Edit
SUPER Upgrade Monsters are the easiest and most common Upgrade Monsters to be Upgrade Summoned. The stats of their ATK and effects (if any) are among the lines of most generic monsters. This Grade takes inspiration from the second grade of Appmon, the Super Grade, and is abbreviated as SUP.
ULTIMATE Upgrade Monsters Edit
ULTIMATE Upgrade Monsters are stronger than "Super" Upgrade Monsters, but just inferior to "Divine" Upgrade Monsters. They are slightly more difficult to, and usually require a "Super" Upgrade Monster as the Upgrade Material. This Grade takes inspiration from the third Grade of Appmon, the Ultimate Grade, and is abbreviated as ULT.
DIVINE Upgrade Monsters Edit
DIVINE Upgrade Monsters are the strongest of the Upgrade Monsters, and are usually the most difficult to Summon. Most of them require an "Ultra" Upgrade Monster as the Upgrade Material. This Grade takes inspiration from the fourth and final Grade of Appmon, the God Grade, and is abbreviated as DIV.