El Segundo, CA (September 6, 2012) – Players hunting for giant robots and ancient seers to boost their Deck’s performance and to fill out their card binders will head en masse to stores on September 25th when Return of the Duelist Special Edition lands on shelves. This latest Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME release from Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (Konami) is brimming with awesome cards and is a must-have for players of all skill levels.
With three packs of Return of the Duelist and either T.G. Hyper Librarian or Number 30: Acid Golem of Destruction, Return of the Duelist Special Edition delivers a powerful mix of cards with the likes of the knowledgeable Prophecy monsters and their effective Spellbooks to super harmful bots such as Geargiano! Players will want to take advantage of this second offering because many cards in this set can be combined with past releases and paired with upcoming ones such as November’s Abyss Rising.
Return of the Duelist Special Edition is a great way for Duelists fill out their Decks or collection, and for less than it would cost to buy three booster packs separately! Return of the Duelist Special Edition will be available at hobby stores and retailers nationwide for MSRP: $9.99 per box.
Every Saturday morning, Duelists can watch the all-new Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL animated series as well as classic Yu-Gi-Oh! episodes on Vortexx programming block, 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 Return of the Duelist Special Edition, 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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