Konami Digital Entertainment Brings Non-Stop Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Madness to 2010 Gen Con Indy
EL SEGUNDO, CA. – (July 28, 2010) – Indianapolis, get ready to Duel! Konami Digital Entertainment (KDE) – the biggest name in the game – is gearing up for 4 action-packed days of incredible Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) competition, game demonstrations, and previews of upcoming products.
Attendees will have plenty of opportunities to join in on all the action. They can jump into a casual game, enter into Win-A-Mat tournaments, battle in the ATTACK OF THE GIANT CARD!! event, or play against top-notch talent from around the globe at the Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series tournament. Those interested in learning how to play can get a hands on demonstration from one of KDE's experts at their booth in the main exhibit hall.
“Every year as the calendar turns to August we know the best four days of each Summer will be spent in Indianapolis,” commented Yumi Hoashi, vice president of Card Business for Konami Digital Entertainment. “This year Konami Digital Entertainment is giving attendees a chance to preview our upcoming booster set – Duelist Revolution – at a Sneak Peek on Sunday, two weeks before the general public can purchase it. Duelists will also have the opportunity to have their very own personalized Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG token card made - the perfect way to remember Gen Con 2010.”
Savvy Duelists know Duelist Revolution is the latest sure-fire hit from KDE and its legendary Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG. Duelist Revolution is a 100-card booster set that brings players the newest monsters of the 5D's era – including Yusei's 3200 ATK Fusion Monster: Dragon Knight Draco-Equiste.
For more information on Konami Digital Entertainment, Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME and a full schedule of KDE activities during Gen Con Indy please visit www.yugioh-card.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 22 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 22 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.