Category Archives: Events

Unearth More Treasured Lost Artwork in the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Lost Art Promotion!

New Lost Art Promotion Begins January 2020!

Konami just announced that The Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME Lost Art Promotion is returning for its third year! Over the course of six months (January, February and March, and then again in June, July and August 2020), Duelists can collect six different Lost Art Promotional cards only at participating Official Tournament Stores (OTS). Each of the six cards will be available for one month during the promotion, and all six cards feature artwork that has never been available before outside of Asia. While supplies last, you can receive a free Lost Art Promotional card when you spend at least $30 (excluding sales tax) on sealed Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG products at participating OTS locations.... Read More

Get Ready for Championship Tournament Action This Winter in the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG!

Konami has recently released details about the upcoming winter tournament season, that will kick off the weekend of October 19-20 with the Ultimate Duelist Series Invitational Central America 2019! Soon after, Duelists will have the chance to compete at a couple of Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series (YCS) tournaments, beginning with the TEAM YCS the weekend of November 2-3 in Lima, Peru followed by YCS Pasadena, CA, the weekend of November 23-24 at the Pasadena Convention Center.... Read More

YCS Ft. Worth – And the Winners are..

Quoting the official TCG event blog: “Two intense days of Dueling have finally come to a close, and we have a new(ish) YCS Champion! Ramiro Garcia isn’t exactly a new champ – he just won YCS Guadalajara last weekend! This time, he finished with a 16-0 record, triumphing over 1345 other Duelists with his Lunalight Orcust Deck.”... Read More

KONAMI BRINGS YU-GI-OH! TRIBUTE ART SHOW TO NEW YORK, STARTING ON OCT. 3

Highlights Include over 60 Commissioned Works on Display, With 6 New Designs Unveiled For the First Time; Autograph signings planned with Yu-Gi-Oh! voice actors and award-winning illustrators and commercial artists..

NEW YORK, NY – October 1, 2019 – The worlds of art and anime will collide when Konami Cross Media NY Inc. and pop culture arthouse Gallery1988 officially bring the Yu-Gi-Oh! Tribute Art Show to New York City to coincide with this year’s New York Comic Con.... Read More

YCS Guadalajara: And the Winners are…

It was a busy and exciting weekend in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico! The event started with 788 Duelists looking to become the YCS Guadalajara Champion, and one was found in Ramiro Garcia! He took Danger! Lunalight Orcust – a Deck that has been rising in popularity since YCS Portland some weeks ago – to a win there in Mexico.... Read More

YCS Niagara Falls: And the Winners are…

A Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series (YCS Niagara Falls) has taken place in Niagara Falls, ON on September 21 – 22, 2019!

A Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series (YCS Niagara Falls) is a big, exciting 2-day event that takes place from Saturday to Sunday. Duelists from all over will attend to compete for exclusive prizes, earn invites to their World Championship Qualifier, and spend the weekend Dueling, trading, and hanging out with hundreds of other Yu-Gi-Oh! fans.... Read More

YCS Portland: And the Winners are…

Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIPThe first YCS of the season, YCS Portland, has come to a close. It was an amazing weekend with some amazing Dueling. Officials and duelist’s saw that the format is now quite balanced overall, with a wide representation of Decks in the Top 32. Sky Strikers, Salamangreats, Thunder Dragons, Crusadia, Altergeists, Endymion Pendulums, and a lot of different Orcust variants were all played this weekend – and those are just the most popular ones. There were breakout performances from Nekroz, Subterrors, Crusadia Thunder hybrids, and the one everyone’s talking about, a Golden Castle of Stromberg Deck using Gren Maju Da Eiza.... Read More

UDS Invitational Indianapolis – And the Winner is…

The UDS Invitational excitement is over! 277 Duelists have been pared down to just 1 winner – David Flores from Houston, Texas!

The Ultimate Duelist Series Invitational – Summer 2019, held in Indianapolis, IN, is finished! David Flores bested a field of 277 Duelists with his Thunder Dragon Deck and claimed the title of Ultimate Duelist and took home the UDS Championship Belt!... Read More

Yu-Gi-Oh! Day Coming November 23 – Dec 1, 2019

Yu-Gi-Oh! Day is a day for all to celebrate the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand, create excitement for the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand at Official Tournament Stores (OTS), and to further distinguish OTS from non-OTS. Yu-Gi-Oh! Day is held simultaneously throughout North America. The event is scheduled to occur on either Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 and/or Sunday, November 24th, 2019**.... Read More