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It’s Time to Duel at the San Diego Comic-Con!!

IT’S TIME TO DUEL AT SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON! KONAMI DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT SHOWCASES ITS Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME AND MUCH MORE

Company’s Con Offerings Include Personalized Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME Token Card, an Exclusive Game Mat and Organized Play Room

El Segundo, Calif. (July 19, 2017) – Comic-Con International: San Diego attendees will want to head over to the Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI) booth #3713 as the company showcases the world’s best-selling Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) and providing attendees with loads of entertaining and engaging activities to experience at Comic-Con from July 19th to July 23rd.... 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

New Yu-Gi-Oh! Posters Coming Soon to US, Canada and Mexico

NEW Yu-Gi-Oh! POSTERS COMING SOON TO US, CANADA AND MEXICO AS 4K MEDIA SEALS DEAL WITH TRENDS INTERNATIONAL

Wall Decor Incorporates Artwork from Iconic Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters and Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V Series

NEW YORK  June 20, 2017 – 4K Media Inc., the Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. subsidiary that manages the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand outside of Asia, has secured a licensing agreement with Trends International, LLC, a leading publisher of licensed posters, calendars, stickers and social stationery products. Trends will create a new line of Yu-Gi-Oh! posters based on the original artwork from the iconic Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters and the Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V series currently airing on Nicktoons in the United States and Teletoon in Canada. ... Read More

Yu-Gi-Oh! Returns to Finland’s Airwaves

Yu-Gi-Oh! RETURNS TO FINLAND’S AIRWAVES ON FOX AND CONTINUES ITS SUCCESS ON PLAYTV BRAZIL

NEW YORK – June 8, 2017 – 4K Media Inc., the Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. subsidiary that manages the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand outside of Asia, today announced that it has licensed various installments of its Yu-Gi-Oh! anime franchise to the following partners: PlayTV in Brazil and Mega Merchandising, the children’s program buyer in Finland for Fox Networks Group.... Read More

Two New June Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Releases

A SUMMER OF CRISIS AND EVOLUTION WITH TWO NEW Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME RELEASES

El Segundo, Calif. (May 26, 2017) – With summer just around the corner, Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) Duelists are busy sharpening their game strategies and building new Decks in preparation for the tournament-filled season. Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI) helps them get game-ready with two exciting new products: Maximum Crisis Special Edition, and Pendulum Evolution, both available at hobby and retail stores this month. ... Read More

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