NEW Yu-Gi-Oh! POSTERS COMING SOON TO US, CANADA AND MEXICO AS 4K MEDIA SEALS DEAL WITH TRENDS INTERNATIONAL
Wall Decor Incorporates Artwork from Iconic Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters and Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V Series
NEW YORK June 20, 2017 – 4K Media Inc., the Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. subsidiary that manages the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand outside of Asia, has secured a licensing agreement with Trends International, LLC, a leading publisher of licensed posters, calendars, stickers and social stationery products. Trends will create a new line of Yu-Gi-Oh! posters based on the original artwork from the iconic Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters and the Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V series currently airing on Nicktoons in the United States and Teletoon in Canada.
“Yu-Gi-Oh! fans of all ages will be clamoring for the colorful, high-quality wall décor created by Trends International,” said Jennifer Coleman, 4K Media’s Vice President of Licensing and Marketing.
Jeff Loeser, SVP of Licensing at Trends International, added, “Posters are an easy and affordable way to decorate with your favorite images and characters. Whether you’re a kid decorating your bedroom, a college student decorating your dorm room, or a ‘grown-up’ who has been a lifelong Yu-Gi-Oh! fan, it’s an immediate form of self-expression. We’re incorporating the original artwork from both the perennial Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters series and the current Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V series into our poster designs. We will have something for every Yu-Gi-Oh! fan and follower.”
About Trends International
Trends International, LLC is the leading publisher and manufacturer of licensed posters, calendars, stickers and social stationery products. Established in 1987, Trends began its steady growth based on the recognized need for an integral partnership between licensor, retailer and licensee. Its dedication to quality product, competitive pricing and outstanding customer service has been central in positioning the company as the foremost leader within these product categories. For more information, please visit: www.trendsinternational.com
About 4K Media
New York City-based 4K Media Inc. (a wholly owned subsidiary of Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.) is a brand management and production company best known for its management of the Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise outside of Asia. This year, the Yu-Gi-Oh! anime brand celebrates its 16th anniversary of entertaining and engaging young audiences in the United States and globally outside of Asia through its TV series (over 800 episodes), three feature films, consumer products, the mobile game Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links as well as the immensely popular trading card game. Beyond Yu-Gi-Oh!, 4K Media is actively expanding its licensing and production slate to incorporate other brands such as Rebecca Bonbon. The Yu-Gi-Oh! website is available at www.yugioh.com