4K MEDIA SELECTS CWS MEDIA GROUP, LLC TO DEVELOP YU-GI-OH! WALL ART DESIGNS
Yu Gi-Oh! Characters Coming to American, Canadian, Australian and New Zealand Walls this Summer
New York NY – October 19, 2015 – 4K Media Inc., the Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. subsidiary that manages the licensing and marketing of the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand, today announced an agreement with CWS Media Group, LLC for the creation of Yu-Gi-Oh! branded wall art in the form of wall scrolls and acrylic posters that will be available online and at retail this summer in the U.S., Canada, Australia and New Zealand. The announcement was made today by Jennifer Coleman, Vice President of Licensing and Marketing for 4K Media, and Tai Olaku, Senior Licensing Coordinator of CWS Media Group.
“CWS Media’s wall art is very popular with anime fans and gamers alike,” said Coleman in making the announcement. “The company is known for its vibrant, high-quality wall scrolls and for its care and attention to detail in recreating the scenes and characters that are so familiar to fans.”
CWS Media will create wall scrolls and acrylic posters based on artwork from the Yu-Gi-Oh! animated series featuring the well-known characters and scenes that fans love.
Yu-Gi-Oh! wall scrolls and acrylic posters will be available online and through specialty stores in the United States, Canada, UK, Australia and New Zealand beginning this summer.
“We are thrilled to have been selected by 4K Media to bring the characters and scenes of the Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise to fans in the form of our unique wall scrolls and acrylic posters,” added Tai. “The company is already at work designing a variety of engaging, colorful wall scrolls that will expand the Yu-Gi-Oh! experience for fans everywhere.”
About CWS Media Group, LLC
CWS Media Group continues to be one of the leading manufacturers of merchandise in the industry today. CWS has currently released products for Anixplex USA (Kill la Kill), Sentai Filmworks (Angel Beats!, No Game, No Life), Autumn Games and Iron Galaxy Studios popular fighting games Skullgirls and Divekick respectively. Additionally a line of wall scroll posters have been released for several of Valiant Comics’ popular series.
About 4K Media
4K Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc., manages the licensing and marketing of the Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise outside of Asia. In addition, 4K Media handles brand management and the production and distribution of the Yu-Gi-Oh! television series. The Yu-Gi-Oh! animated franchise, with over 650 episodes, consists of Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters, Yu-Gi-Oh! GX, Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s, Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal and the new series, Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V. The series have been translated and broadcast in 65 countries on leading networks. The Yu-Gi-Oh! website is available at www.yugioh.com