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Aaron Furman and Justus Long Win Big at YCS Pittsburgh

TWO NEW CHAMPIONS CROWNED AT Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES PITTSBURGHAARON FURMAN & DRAGON DUEL WINNER JUSTUS LONG WIN TOP SPOTS

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

Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series Pittsburgh

THE STEEL CITY TO WELCOME DUELISTS TO THE Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES PITTSBURGH MAY 13-14

Event Includes Dragon Duel Tournament for Younger Players

El Segundo, Calif. (May 11, 2017) – The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s second largest city, Pittsburgh, prepares to host the upcoming Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI) Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (YCS) Pittsburgh on May 13-14. Duelists will experience epic head-to-head card battles against one another during this ultra-competitive weekend-long tournament with participants from across the United States and Eastern Canada.... Read More

Yu-Gi-Oh! The Art of the Cards in Stores Today, Already Sold Out at Distributors

UDON’s latest Yu-Gi-Oh! art book is in exceptionally high demand, with more stock  already on the way

Toronto, ON – MAY 10, 2017 – It’s time to duel, Yu-Gi-Oh! fans! UDON Entertainment’s Yu-Gi-Oh! The Art of the Cards has arrived. At just over 150 pages and featuring over 800 cards, this prestigious hardcover volume is absolutely jam-packed with content, showcasing the intricately detailed artwork seen on key playable cards featured in the original Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters animated series.... Read More

Maximum Crisis booster set and Duelist Pack: Dimensional Guardians on store shelves in May

The Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME REACHES MAXIMUM CRISIS, AS DIMENSIONS COLLIDE IN MAY

Konami and their official tournament store partners will be hosting a sneak peak this weekend to preview Maximum Crisis.

El Segundo, Calif. (April 24, 2017) – This May, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI) helps Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME players get Duel-ready with the release of two exciting new products: the Maximum Crisis booster set introduces a host of new themes and cards for players of all skill levels, and in Duelist Pack: Dimensional Guardians, familiar faces emerge from the past to join the heroes of Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V on a quest to reach their home dimension.... Read More

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

Cinépolis offers Latin American Theatrical Release of “Yu-Gi-Oh! THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS”

4K MEDIA PARTNERS WITH CINÉPOLIS ON LATIN AMERICAN THEATRICAL RELEASE OF Yu-Gi-Oh! THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS

4k media and cinepolis logosNEW YORK – April 19, 2017 – 4K Media Inc., the Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. subsidiary that manages the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand outside of Asia, today announced it has secured a theatrical distribution agreement with Cinépolis for the April 22nd release of Yu-Gi-Oh! THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS in Latin America.   ... 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

Yu-Gi-Oh! THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS to Get Limited Second Run in Theaters

Yu-Gi-Oh! THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS TO GET LIMITED SECOND RUN IN THEATERS THANKS TO ELEVEN ARTS AND 4K MEDIA

Special Engagement to Focus on Art House Theaters and Lead Up to the Film’s DVD Release in the U.S. and Canada

eleven-arts_logoLOS ANGELES – April 11, 2017 – Anime fans who missed the opportunity to watch Yu-Gi-Oh! THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS during the film’s first theatrical run will soon get another chance to watch their favorite card dueling characters on the big screen. ELEVEN ARTS, a film production and distribution company known for distributing high-quality animated and live-action Japanese films to North American audiences, has teamed up with 4K Media Inc., the Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. subsidiary that manages the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand outside of Asia, to secure a limited second run theatrical release for Yu-Gi-Oh! THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS feature film beginning April 14th.... Read More

Konami announces YCS Bogota on April 15-16

SOUTH AMERICAN DUELISTS VISIT BOGOTA, COLOMBIA FOR THE Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES APRIL 15-16 for YCS Bogota

Event Includes Dragon Duel Tournament for Younger Players and an OTS tournament event

El Segundo, Calif. (April 6, 2017) – South American Duelists are eagerly anticipating the upcoming Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI) Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES, YCS Bogota on April 15-16. This ultra-competitive weekend-long tournament gives Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) Duelists throughout South America an opportunity to compete for the Championship titles and prizes.... Read More

YCS Denver Hits on April 8-9

DUELISTS TRAVEL TO THE MILE HIGH CITY FOR Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES DENVER APRIL 8-9

Event Includes Dragon Duel Tournament for Younger Players

El Segundo, Calif. (April 5, 2017) – Droves of Duelists are expected to traverse their way to the highest major city above sea level in the United States for the upcoming Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI) Yu-Gi-Oh! CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES, YCS Denver on April 8-9. This ultra-competitive weekend-long tournament gives Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) Duelists throughout the United States and Canada an opportunity to compete for the Championship titles and prizes.... Read More