El Segundo, Calif. (June 18, 2015) – After a four-year hiatus, Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME Duelists nationwideKonami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI) launches Duelist Pack: Battle City on June 19.
KONAMI has assembled the biggest set ever in the popular Duelist Packformat. Duelist Pack: Battle City isbased upon the famous Battle City story arc from the original Yu-Gi-Oh! animated television series. Duelist Pack: Battle City contains brand new cards, plus many classic fan favorites so players new to the game and those wanting to hone their battle-tested Decks will be psyched to tear into it. And, Duelist Pack: Battle City is an easy way for players to get their hands on some of the most memorable cards from season two of the original Yu-Gi-Oh! animated TV show and take their Deck-building to a whole new level.
Duelists will be thrilled to delve into this huge, 47-card Duelist Pack set that includes cards used by several characters from the show, like Yugi, Joey, Kaiba, Bakura, and Marik, as well as brand new cards like Juragedo, Multiple Destruction, and the awesome The Winged Dragon of Ra – Sphere Mode, making them instant ‘must-haves’ for every Duelist’s collection. These exciting cards are mixed with other favorites like Red-Eyes B. Dragon, Blue-Eyes White Dragon, and more, making it even easier to collect. Players can pick up a pack for an MSRP of $1.99 each.
The Duelist Pack: Battle City booster set contains 47 cards:
27 Common Cards
10 Rare Cards
6 Super Rare Cards
4 Ultra Rare Cards
Duelists can watch all-new Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL episodes every Tuesday as well as all of classic Yu-Gi-Oh!, Yu-Gi-Oh! GX, and Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s on www.yugioh.com in the United States. In addition, Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL airs twice on Sundays on Nicktoons. Check local TV listings for upcoming Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V episodes. In Canada, Duelists can watch episodes of Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL every Friday and Saturday on Teletoon! For more information on KONAMI or the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME, please visit www.yugioh-card.com or call 310-220-8630 to speak directly with a Yu-Gi-Oh! customer support team member.
About The Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG
The Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME is the #1 trading card game in the world with over 25 billion cards sold. It is a game of strategy, where players create individual Decks of cards collected from Structure Decks and Booster Packs. Two players engage in a Duel while using cards that represent powerful monsters, magical Spells and surprising Traps. Duelists with well-constructed Decks, dominating monsters, solid strategy and good fortune are the victors in the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG. Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. is the exclusive licensee and rights holder to the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG in North America and Latin America.
KONAMI is a leading developer, publisher and manufacturer of electronic entertainment properties and traditional trading card games. KONAMI's software titles include the popular franchises Metal Gear Solid, Silent Hill, DanceDanceRevolution and Castlevania, among other top sellers. KONAMI is also the manufacturer of the wildly popular Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME, which has sold more than 25 billion cards worldwide. The latest information about KONAMI can be found on the Web at www.konami.com. KONAMI CORPORATION is a publicly traded company based in Tokyo, Japan with subsidiaries, Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. in Tokyo, Japan, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. in the United States and Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. in Windsor, the United Kingdom. Details of the products published by KONAMI can be found at www.konami.com.
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