Tag Archives: licensing

BANDAI Brings ‘Yu-Gi-Oh!’s Magical Hats To Life With a Plush Release

 BANDAI has now brought Yu-Gi-Oh!‘s Magical Hats card to life with a awesome plush release. A favorite of protagonist Yugi Moto and his spirit entity Yami Yugi, in the manga/anime the trap card was often used to protect and conceal a monster during a potentially devastating attack by an opponent.Magical Hats (Bandai)... Read More

Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V to Stream on Kartoon Channel

Earlier this week, fans learned Yu-Gi-Oh Arc-V will be free to watch over on Kartoon Channel. The new platform promises to be a kid-friendly destination for all things streaming. To cater to older pre-teens, the service has brought Yu-Gi-Oh Arc-V into the mix, and all 148 episodes of the season are ready to watch.... Read More

Yu-Gi-Oh Returns to Latin America

La Panadería to Represent Yu-Gi-Oh! in Mexico, Airing on Televisa

La Panadería Licensing & Marketing has been signed as a sub-agent in Mexico where the Yu-Gi-Oh! show is now airing on Televisa – the largest media company in the Spanish speaking world. The deals were announced today by Kristen Gray, SVP of Operations, Business & Legal Affairs for Konami Cross Media NY, Inc.,... Read More

Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL To Launch Globally on Ameba TV

It’s time to Duel…. on Ameba TV!

NEW YORK, NY – March 31, 2020 – Konami Cross Media NY, Inc. has partnered with Ameba TV to bring all three seasons of Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL to its streaming service, which is devoted to providing fun and engaging children’s content to audiences around the globe. The announcement was made today by Mark Kirk, SVP, Director of Digital Operations at Konami Cross Media NY.... Read More

NEW Yu-Gi-Oh! Funko Pops up for Pre-Order at the Toy Fair 2020

New Yu-Gi-Oh! Funko Pop figure release coming soon!

Yu-Gi-Oh! fans have needed to exercise some patience when it comes to getting their fav Characters and monsters in a Funko Pop figure.. The first wave of figures dropped in June of 2018, and a Dark Magician exclusive Pop figure arrived a year later. It’s been quiet since then – until today. Funko has launched a wave of Yu-Gi-Oh! Pop figures as part of their huge New York Toy Fair 2020 lineup!... Read More

Yu-Gi-Oh! Joins Kidoodle.TV®

Agreement Expands Popular Anime TV Franchise around the Globe on Safe Streaming™ channel Kidoodle.TV®

NEW YORK, NY – February 13, 2020 – Konami Cross Media NY, Inc. has reached an agreement with AVOD channel, Kidoodle.TV® to bring the Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise to their Safe Streaming™ content slate. This marks the first time Yu-Gi-Oh! will be available on this global family-friendly AVOD channel. The announcement was made today by Mark Kirk, SVP, Director of Digital Operations at Konami Cross Media NY, Inc.... Read More

Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters Summoned to Puzzle & Dragons in Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters Collab

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – Jan. 31, 2020 – Get your trap cards ready, GungHo Online Entertainment (GOE) has announced today that Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters is coming to the worldwide mobile gaming phenomenon Puzzle & Dragons in a brand-new Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters Collab. From January 31 through February 16, players will be able to collect, summon, and unleash some of the most iconic characters and monsters from the world of Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters!... Read More

Original Yu-Gi-Oh The Movie Getting Blu-ray Re-release

Blu-ray release is via Cinedigm on October 8th

To play up on the current increased popularity of the dueling franchise, a re-release of the original animated film that came out in 2004 will drop this October. Dubbed simply Yu-Gi-Oh! The Movie in the United States, with original title being  Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters: Pyramid of Light in Japan, the movie follows protagonist Yugi as he battles against the return of Anubis, God of Death.... Read More