Last year, it was Amsterdam, Holland. The year before that, it was California, USA. This year, Konami will invite Duelists to compete for the title, Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME World Champion in Japan! The ultimate battle of Yu-Gi-Oh! skills will be held on August 11-12, 2012 in the vibrant city of Tokyo, Japan!
6 North American and 2 Latin American Duelists will receive travel and accommodation to Tokyo, where they will represent their continent and Duel for the glory of being Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME World Champion 2012!
In addition, 2012 brings the premiere of the Dragon Duel World Championship for Duelists born 1999 or later. 2 Duelists from North America and 2 Duelists from Latin America will compete against Dragon Duelists from all over the world for the chance to be the very first Dragon Duel World Champion of the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME!Celebrating 10 years of the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME, this year’s World Championship is sure to become an event beyond comparison. So tune your Decks and hone your skills – it may earn you the title of Yu-Gi-Oh! World Champion!