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Kanaan Asfour and Gabriel Leyva win big this past weekend at YCS Bogota

KANAAN ASFOUR TOPS DUELISTS AT COLOMBIA’S Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES at YCS Bogota

AND DRAGON DUEL WINNER GABRIEL LEYVA ALSO BRINGS HOME TROPHY IN BOGOTA

El Segundo, Calif.  (April 19, 2016) – Colombia’s largest city played host to throngs of Duelists this past weekend as the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) came to town with the company’s premier-level event, the Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series (YCS), presented by Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI). The YCS Bogota event proved to be a tightly-contested battle of Duelists with Champion, Kanaan Asfour, taking home the top prize, and young Gabriel Leyva, who won the Dragon Duel Championship.... Read More

Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series Denver Winners Announced

ANDERSON TSANG & DRAGON DUEL WINNER DIEGO REY DIAZ SCALED THE MOUNTAIN TOPS TO WIN THE Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES DENVER

El Segundo, Calif.  (April 11, 2017) – Dueling throughout the weekend a mile above sea level in the high plains surrounding the Denver area, hundreds of passionate fans of the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) competed for the top prize at Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES Denver (YCS). Hosted by Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI), this premier-level event gives players a chance to meet fellow players and display their skills and strategies while enjoying great camaraderie with their fellow Duelists.  YCS Denver crowned two new Champions, Anderson Tsang and Dragon Duel top finisher Diego Rey Diaz.... Read More

YCS GUATEMALA CITY WINNER GERALD SOUTH CHAVES

GERALD SOUTH CHAVES DOMINATES THE FIELD OF DUELISTS AT Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES GUATEMALA CITY BRINGS HOME TROPHY

El Segundo, Calif.  (March 21, 2017) – The largest city in Central America, Guatemala City, was rocking this past weekend as the Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series (YCS), presented by Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI), drew hundreds of Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Duelists to the premier-level event. The city proved to be an excellent host for Gerald South Chaves, the new YCS Guatemala City Champion.... Read More

Elvis Vu and Rohan Motie win big at Anaheim YCS

AT THE FINAL Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES OF 2016 ELVIS VU TAKES HOME CHAMPIONSHIP TROPHY

AS DOES ROHAN MOTIE, THE DRAGON DUEL CHAMPION!

El Segundo, Calif.  (November 28, 2016) – The Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (YCS Anaheim) drew a large post-Thanksgiving crowd to the Anaheim Convention Center this past weekend as hundreds of Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) Duelists gathered to compete at the last YCS of 2016 in the Americas. Hosted by Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI), this premier-level event gives players a chance to show-off their skills and strategies while enjoying great camaraderie with their fellow Duelists.  YCS Anaheim earned both Champion Elvis Vu and Dragon Duel Champion Rohan Motie the highly-coveted Championship trophies.... Read More

Konami announces Galileo De Obaldia and Enzo Salviati as the YCS Rio de Janeiro Champion

GALILEO DE OBALDIA TOPS DUELISTS AT BRAZILIAN Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES AND DRAGON DUEL WINNER ENZO SALVIATI ALSO BRINGS HOME TROPHY IN RIO DE JANEIRO

 This Season Debuts New Prize Card and Game Mat

 El Segundo, Calif.  (November 15, 2016) – With Rio de Janeiro still bustling from the recent Olympic Games, the city happily hosted another competitive contest, this time with the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) coming to town to crown two winners. The Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series (YCS), presented by Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI), drew hundreds of Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Duelists to the premier-level event.  The Rio event proved to be a reason to shout “Carnival” for new YCS Rio de Janeiro Champion Galileo De Obaldia, and young... Read More

Adrian Madriz and Mauricio Campillo win big at YCS Mexico City

ADRIAN MADRIZ FINISHES ATOP THE STANDINGS AT FIRST Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES OF THE NEW SEASON AND DRAGON DUEL WINNER MAURICIO CAMPILLO ALSO BRINGS HOME TROPHY IN MEXICO CITY

Plus Central American Debut of New Prize Card and Game Mat

El Segundo, Calif.  (September 20, 2016) – With a large crowd of spectators cheering on the field, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI) drew hordes of Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) Duelists to its first premier level event of the new Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (YCS) Dueling season in Central America, YCS Mexico City.... Read More

YCS Toronto Winners Announced

BOHDAN TEMNYK IS TOP DUELIST AT FIRST Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES OF THE NEW SEASON AND DRAGON DUEL WINNER JOHN WILKIN ALSO BRINGS HOME TROPHY IN TORONTO, CANADA

Plus YCS Toronto sees North American Debut of New Prize Card and Game Mat

El Segundo, Calif.  (August 31, 2016) – Fresh off the successful Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) World Championship held last weekend in Orlando, Fla., Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI) drew hundreds of Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Duelists in the first premier level event of the new Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (YCS) Dueling season.  The season kick-off event in Toronto proved to be a reason to celebrate for new YCS Toronto Champion Bohdan Temnyk, and young John Wilkin who won the Dragon Duel Championship.... Read More

Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG World Championship Results

JAPAN’S SHUNSUKE HIYAMA IS ON TOP OF THE WORLD AS HE WINS Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP IN ORLANDO, FLORIDA

Po-Hsiang Peng Brings Dragon Duel World Champion Title Home to Taiwan

World Champion Shunsuke HiyamaEl Segundo, Calif. (August 26, 2016) – Twenty-two elite Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) players representing the top Duelists from all over the world competed this past weekend in Orlando, Fla. at the prestigious 2016 Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME World Championship. Each of these talented players were vying for the coveted title of Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG World Champion. Additionally, 12 players competed for the title of Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME Dragon Duel World Champion, for those born 2003 or later, during the 2016 Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Dragon Duel World Championship. Joining the reigning Champions, all of these determined Duelists had already competed and won at their region’s respective World Championship Qualifiers, beating thousands from North America, Latin America, Japan, Europe, Oceania and Asia, for the right to represent their region in Orlando.... Read More

Winners of the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME North American World Championship Crowned

ERIK CHRISTENSEN EARNS ESTEEMED Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME NORTH AMERICAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE; WILL COMPETE IN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP IN ORLANDO, FLORIDA

12 YEAR OLD AIDEN TIEMANN BEATS OUT HIS COMPETITION IN THE Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME DRAGON DUEL NORTH AMERICAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIER; EARNED A SPOT AT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

El Segundo, Calif.  (July 12, 2016) – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania was teeming with Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) Duelists this past weekend as they displayed their fine-tuned Dueling and Deck-building skills at the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG North American World Championship Qualifier (WCQ) and the Dragon Duel North American WCQ presented by Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI).... Read More

Jake Phinney and Zach Taylor’s big wins at YCS Origins

Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES ORIGINS WINNERS CROWNED

Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES ORIGINS CROWNS JAKE PHINNEY CHAMPION OF MAIN EVENT AND DRAGON DUEL WINNER ZACH TAYLOR

 El Segundo, Calif.  (June 23, 2016) – This past weekend, Columbus, Ohio, was the epicenter of Dueling as the Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (YCS) Origins crowned two winners.  Jake Phinney found that he had outpaced the competition in the Main Event to earn himself the coveted spot of YCS Origins Champion.  Additionally, young Zach Taylor made a name for himself as he won the Dragon Duel Championship.... Read More