KONAMI DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT HELPS TO MAKE THINGS FESTIVE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON WITH BOUNTIFUL Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME PRODUCTS TO SHARE AND DELIGHT
El Segundo, CA – (November 13, 2015) – Those trying to check off everyone on their holiday list need to look no further than the abundance of offerings from Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI). Mass market and hobby stores across the country will be freshly stocked with Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) products for beginning and veteran players, making it easy for gift-givers to find the perfect assortment of new and exciting presents this holiday season.
First, every Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Duelists will be happy to unwrap one of two 2015 Mega-Tins this holiday. Available in two cool designs, Odd-Eyes Pendulum Dragon and Dark Rebellion Xyz Dragon, each Mega-Tin includes three 16-card Mega-Packs with cards taken from past releases of booster sets: 12 Commons, one Rare, one Super Rare, one Ultra Rare, and one Secret Rare. Each Tin also includes a set of variant foil cards: the Odd-Eyes Pendulum Dragon Tin has one Platinum Secret Rare Odd-Eyes Pendulum Dragon, one Super Rare Elder Entity Norden and one Super Rare Majesty’s Fiend. The Dark Rebellion Xyz Dragon Tin contains one Platinum Secret Rare Dark Rebellion Xyz Dragon, one Super Rare Old Entity Hastorr and one Super Rare Castel, the Skyblaster Musketeer. With a total of 51 cards in each Tin at an MSRP of $19.99, the 2015 Mega-Tins are a great value.
Packs from the most recent booster set, Dimension of Chaos, are the perfect last-minute gift for any Duelist. This 100-card set gives Duelists the opportunity to power-up their Decks with an enormous arsenal of cards that puts Black Luster Soldier front and center, culminating in the powerful Black Luster Soldier – Super Soldier! Dimension of Chaos also introduces cards for brand-new Deck themes, like Majespecters and Graydles. The Dimension of Chaos booster set includes 100 cards, with a nine-card pack available for an MSRP of $3.99.
An easy choice for ultimate gift-giving props is Yugi’s Legendary Decks. Just now hitting store shelves, this latest Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG release is a magnificent collector’s set that contains three different Decks used by the “King of Games” himself, plus several unique, collectible foil cards, all in one gold foil-stamped box for an MSRP of $29.99. This remarkable box set is overflowing with dozens upon dozens of fan-favorite and collectible cards, easily pleasing both the veteran or budding Duelist. Filled with iconic cards such as Black Luster Solider, all five pieces of Exodia, the Forbidden One, Valkyrion the Magna Warrior, and the special, long-awaited Arkana-style Dark Magician, each box set includes three different 41-card Decks. Yugi’s Legendary Decks also includes three brand-new Secret Rare cards: Electromagnetic Turtle, Dark Renewal, and Black Illusion; three Ultra Rare collectible (non-playable) historical cards celebrating the Duelist Kingdom storyline, including Glory of the King’s Hand, Set Sail for The Kingdom, and the Duelist Kingdom itself; and three Ultra Rare collectible (non-playable) Egyptian God Cards: Slifer the Sky Dragon, Obelisk the Tormentor, and The Winged Dragon of Ra. To top it off, KONAMI has added one Ultra Rare “Yugi” Token Card to the collection.
Seeking the perfect present for the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG fanatic who thinks they have every card available? Then be the first to gift the brand-new Master of Pendulum Structure Deck, releasing December 4. The Master of Pendulum Structure Deck contains ten brand-new cards, including brand-new Synchro and Xyz Monsters. This 43-card Deck has great synergy with the Clash of Rebellions and Dimension of Chaos booster sets, and includes cards that new and experienced Duelists will enjoy. It’s easy on the holiday budget too at just $9.99 per Deck.
Have a Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG player that loves the thrill of ripping open booster packs? Then the new Clash of Rebellions Special Edition is sure to please and is a great way for Duelists to power up current Decks, or build a whole new Deck. In addition to three booster packs of Clash of Rebellions, each box is guaranteed one of two Super Rare cards, either Ultimaya Tzolkin or Frightfur Tiger, plus one of two Super Rares of preview cards from January’s 2016 booster set, Breakers of Shadow, all for an MSRP of $9.99 per box. Clash of Rebellions Special Edition will be available December 11.
Duelist will have to store all of their new cards so why not give them a Yu-Gi-Oh! Chibi Card Case to house their loot. Large enough to hold a Main Deck, an Extra Deck and a Side Deck, the Deck Case is made of sturdy material capable of handing the rigors of Dueling for hours at a time. Each case is available for an MSRP of $4.99.
For additional gift ideas this holiday season, visit http://www.yugioh-card.com/en/holidaygifts/.
Duelists can watch all-new Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL episodes every Tuesday as well as all of classic Yu-Gi-Oh!, Yu-Gi-Oh! GX, and Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s on www.yugioh.com in the United States. In addition, Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL airs Saturday mornings on Nicktoons from 10-11. In Canada, Duelists can watch episodes of Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V every Friday and Saturday on Teletoon!
For more information on KONAMI or the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME, please visit www.yugioh-card.com or call 310-220-8630 to speak directly with a Yu-Gi-Oh! customer support team member.
About The Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG
The Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME is the #1 trading card game in the world with over 25 billion cards sold. It is a game of strategy, where players create individual Decks of cards collected from Structure Decks and Booster Packs. Two players engage in a Duel while using cards that represent powerful monsters, magical Spells and surprising Traps. Duelists with well-constructed Decks, dominating monsters, solid strategy and good fortune are the victors in the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG. Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. is the exclusive licensee and rights holder to the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG in North America and Latin America.
KONAMI is a leading developer, publisher and manufacturer of electronic entertainment properties and traditional trading card games. KONAMI’s software titles include the popular franchises Metal Gear Solid, Silent Hill, DanceDanceRevolution and Castlevania, among other top sellers. KONAMI is also the manufacturer of the wildly popular Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME, which has sold more than 25 billion cards worldwide. The latest information about KONAMI can be found on the Web at www.konami.com. KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION is a publicly traded company based in Tokyo, Japan with subsidiaries, Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. in Tokyo, Japan, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. in the United States and Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. in Windsor, the United Kingdom. Details of the products published by KONAMI can be found at www.konami.com.