Mobile title adds second animated series and releases PC Steam version this Winter
Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. today announces that the second Yu-Gi-Oh! Animated TV series, Yu-Gi-Oh! GX, will be included in its world-renowned mobile game Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links
on September 28th
. Additionally, the game will be launching on PC Steam this Winter.
Yu-Gi-Oh! GX is the second animated TV series, where the protagonist Jaden Yuki attends Duel Academy to become the world’s best Duelist. Along with Jaden, other popular characters from the series, such as Alexis Rhodes, will soon appear in the game. Well-known Monster Cards from the Yu-Gi-Oh! GX era will also be available to use in-game.
Arriving soon, the Yu-Gi-Oh! GX update will include brand-new playable locations and missions, giving everyone an opportunity to experience a new adventure. Additionally, the PC Steam version of Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links
will be launching this Winter. Duelists will be able to retain their collections from the mobile versions of the game and duel against players that use mobile devices.
The Yu-Gi-Oh! series is based on the manga Yu-Gi-Oh! (by Kazuki Takahashi), which was serialized in SHUEISHA Inc.'s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine from 1996, and is now on the fifth iteration of the “Yu-Gi-Oh!” animated series (currently airing on TV Tokyo-affiliated channels). KONAMI released the first console game in 1998, and the series, including the trading card game, is still enjoyed by countless customers worldwide. KONAMI continues to develop and distribute a wide range of Yu-Gi-Oh! content to deliver the fun and excitement of the series to customers around the globe.
For more information about the Yu-Gi-Oh! GX update or the arrival of Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links
on PC Steam, visit www.konami.jp/yugioh/duel_links/en
For assets, visit https://konami-assets.comAbout KONAMI
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, Pro Evolution Soccer, 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 HOLDINGS 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
.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.Media Contact:
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