The Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game Takes Over with Hidden Arsenal 5: Steel Swarm Invasion
El Segundo, CA (November 9, 2011) – Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (Konami) is set to conquer hobby and retail stores next month with the release of the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) Hidden Arsenal 5: Steelswarm Invasion on December 6th.
Duelists will ravage the shelves in order to get their hands on the newest and hottest cards previously only available from DUEL TERMINALS, the popular arcade-style Yu-Gi-Oh! gaming machines. Featuring six entirely new monster families, including the voracious Steelswarm, the ready-for-battle Vylons and the noble Gem-Knights, this booster set is a Deck-builders' dream come true! Whether building a brand new Deck or powering-up an existing one, this all-foil card set will prepare Duelists to crush their competition.
Hidden Arsenal 5: Steelswarm Invasion contains a total of 60 all-foil cards: 20 Secret Rare cards and 40 Super Rare cards (MSRP: $3.99 per five card pack). Duelists looking for even more cards featuring Vylons, Lavals, Gem-Knights, Gishki, and Gusto Decks, should be sure to check out Generation Force and Photon Shockwave booster packs which were released earlier this year.
Every Saturday morning, Duelists can watch the all-new Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL animated series as well as classic Yu-Gi-Oh! episodes on TheCW4Kids programming block, the leading Saturday morning kids broadcast network in the United States. Fans can also view their favorite Yu-Gi-Oh! episodes at www.CW4Kids.com. In Canada, Duelists can watch episodes of Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's every Friday and Saturday on YTV! For more information on Konami, the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME or the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME Hidden Arsenal 5: Steelswarm Invasion, 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.