THE FIREWORKS CONTINUE IN 2013 IN THE NEWEST Yu-Gi-Oh!
TRADING CARD GAME RELEASE
El Segundo, CA (January 10, 2013) – Landing on store shelves in a blaze of glory January 25th is Cosmo Blazer, the latest Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) booster set from Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (Konami). This 2013 kickoff introduces new themes and tons of support cards for popular Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Decks.
This hot 100-card core booster set is aflame with fiery versions of mythical creatures. The Ultra Rare Brotherhood of the Fire Fist – Tiger King, and Artorigus, King of the Noble Knights cards are sure to bring an opponent to their knees. Additionally, new FIRE-based themes will reduce a Duelist’s opponents to ashes. In particular, the new Brotherhood of the Fire Fist Deck will appeal to both new players and seasoned Duelists as it is easy to play and has an assortment of powerful support cards.
To keep the fires burning, potent cards from Cosmo Blazer will help fans revive older Deck themes or support current Decks such as Mermail, Beast-Warrior and Heraldic Beast Decks.
Cosmo Blazer will be available at hobby stores and retailers nationwide on January 25th for MSRP: $3.99 per pack. However, for Duelists wanting an early glimpse at this incredible booster set, they can look for Cosmo Blazer Sneak Peek events at Official Tournament Stores January 19th and/or 20th (add url when ready).
Cosmo Blazer contains 100 cards:
48 Common Cards
20 Rare Cards
14 Super Rare Cards
10 Ultra Rare Cards
8 Secret Rare Cards
Duelists can tune in every Saturday morning for the all-new Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL animated series and classic Yu-Gi-Oh! episodes on Vortexx on The CW, the leading Saturday morning kids broadcast network in the United States. In Canada, Duelists can watch episodes of Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL every Friday and Saturday on YTV! For more information on Konami or the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME Cosmo Blazer, please visit www.yugioh-card.com or call 310-220-8630.
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 subsidiary offices, Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. in Tokyo, Japan, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. in the United States and Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH in Frankfurt, Germany. KONAMI CORPORATION is traded in the United States on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol KNM. Details of the products published by KONAMI can be found at www.konami.com .
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