Tag Archives: Champions

2018 Central America World Championship Qualifier and Central America Dragon Duel World Championship Qualifier – Details and Winners

Duelists and young Dragon Duelists from around Central America have gathered at the Hotel Misión Guadalajara Carlton in Guadalajara, México to prove their Dueling skills and earn an invitation to the most prestigious tournament of the year – the World Championship. The winner of both the Central America World Championship Qualifier and the Central America Dragon Duel World Championship Qualifier will be invited to compete in the 2018 World Championship in Tokyo, Japan this summer, and will receive paid travel and accommodations to do so. Phenomenal prizes including game mats, sleeves, trophies, booster packs, complete booster sets, YCS Prize Cards, and electronic game consoles will also be provided to top-ranking Duelists; but all eyes are on that top prize and the honor of competing on a global stage.... Read More

YCS Memphis Champions!

True Draco and Pendulum Magician Decks have been at the forefront of recent competition, while Trickstar, World Chalice, Lightsworn, and Mekk-Knight Invoked Decks have shared in their success. But for the first weekend ever, the new cards in Structure Deck: Lair of Darkness are available for Duelists to use at YCS Memphis! Released just yesterday, this new Structure Deck introduces to the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME a whole new theme built around the Lair of Darkness Field Spell Card!... Read More

OTS Championships this weekend

The Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship is a way for Official Tournament Stores (OTS) to provide Duelists with a Store level Championship which offers Duelists the opportunity to earn invites to the World Championship Qualifier at one of our OTS. Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship tournaments are held simultaneously throughout North and Latin America.... Read More

Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series (YCS) Dallas and San Diego Winners Announcement

Hundreds of Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) competitors traveled from all over the globe for the first U.S. Championship of the Dueling season, as the Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series (YCS) and Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI) returned to the Fort Worth/Dallas area for a weekend of premier-level Dueling.... Read More

Results of Yu-Gi-Oh! North America World Championship Qualifier Announced

Konami’s Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME is excited to announce the results of the recent Yu-Gi-Oh! North America World Championship Qualifier (WCQ) and Yu-Gi-Oh! North America Dragon Duel WCQ in Rosemont, IL. The two winners will move on to compete in Japan’s 2017 Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME World Championship this August.... Read More

Winners of the 2017 Central American World Championship Qualifier

At last weekend’s 2017 Central American World Championship Qualifier, in Mexico it all comes down to this! Juan Israel Galvez Vallejo from Zelaya, Mexico and Pedro Benhumea Salto from Mexico City have made it to the Finals of the Central American World Championship Qualifier! One of these Duelists will earn an invitation to compete in the World Championship in Japan, while the other will not. A single Match will determine the fate of each of these Duelists, and the pressure on these players has never been higher. It’s time to Duel!... Read More

Aaron Furman and Justus Long Win Big at YCS Pittsburgh


El Segundo, Calif.  (May 15, 2017) – Pittsburgh, well-known for its championship professional teams, welcomed two new champions this past weekend as hundreds of passionate fans of the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) competed for the top prize at Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (YCS) Pittsburgh. Hosted by Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI), this premier-level event featured many of the top Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG players and enthusiastic newcomers. Duelists met their peers and displayed the skills and strategies necessary to win prizes and make lifelong friends.  YCS Pittsburgh crowned two new Champions, Aaron Furman and Dragon Duel top finisher Justus Long.... Read More