Konami is getting ready to unveil their 2016 first and second quarter Yu-Gi-Oh! Products at American International Toy Fair, which takes place on February 13-16th in booth #4925 at the Javits Center in New York City.
Konami had a successful 2015 with the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading card game, and they’re aiming to make 2016 even better! Wing Raiders is the latest Booster set in the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG lineup, it includes cards that help duelists power up their existing Xyz cards, and introduces two new monster themes. Wing Raiders has 60 total cards in its set, which includes 27 Common Cards, 12 Rare Cards, 10 Super Rare Cards, 6 Ultra Rare Cards and 5 Secret Rares. You can pick up your Wing Raider Boost pack on February 12th!
Next up we have the Yu-Gi-Oh! Chibi Card Sleeves. These Sleeves are great for duelists who want to protect their cards and keep them in mint condition. The Chibi card sleeves feature a glossy finish and they feel high quality, so they’re definitely worth picking up if you enjoy chibi artwork. Additionally, you can also pick up a Yu-Gi-Oh! Duelist Kingdom Chibi Game Mat to go along with your Chibi card sleeves, and if you want a safe place to store your deck, you can also pick up the Chibi Card Case.
Next we have the Breakers of Shadow Special Edition, which launches on February 26th! Each Breakers of Shadow Special Edition includes 3 Booster packs, one of two Super Rare cards from the upcoming Shining Victories Booster set plus one of two Super Rare cards. Each Breakers of Shadow Special Edition box retails for $9.99
Duelists can look forward to March 18th, with the release of premium Gold: Infinite Gold. This set includes tons of upgraded that adds some bling to every duelists collection. Premium Gold: Infinite Gold adds 21 new cards for duelists main and extra deck, all gleaming in gold foil technology. Each 5-card Premium Gold: Infinite Gold mini-pack contains two Gold Secrets – each card a brand-new, never-before-seen card and three Gold Rare versions of popular cards. As a special bonus to all players, scores of Gold Rare cards in the set includes former Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series Prize Cards Number 106: Giant Hand and Digvorzhak, King of Heavy Industry, now available for everyone to use. Every $14.99 box contains three mini-packs.
On April 15th, duelists can look forward to the The Millennium Pack booster set! The Millennium Pack Booster set includes 48 total cards consisting of 28 Common Cards, 10 Rare Cards, 6 Super Rare Cards and 4 Ultra Rares. This 48-card set includes more than 20 variant artwork illustrations for classic cards like Thousand Dragon, Flame Swordsman, Widespread Ruin, Kunai with Chain, and Celtic Guardian. Millennium Pack also offers famous cards from the TV series that have never been in print before, including Kaiba’s ultimate card-drawer, the Card of Demise, and the final version of the mightiest Egyptian God Card: The Winged Dragon of Ra – Immortal Phoenix! Each Booster pack retails for $1.99
On May 6th, Konami will be releasing the Shining Victories Booster Set. Shining Victories features 100 total cards and adds new deck themes like Lunalight, Digital Bug, and Amorphage Dragons, support for recent and classic themes, and signals the bold return of a legendary dragon to the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Blue-Eyes White Dragon. Shining Victories will retail for $3.99. Later on May 26th, Konami will release a new starter deck. This deck will teach new duelists how to play the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG. The deck will feature 40 total cards and includes 9 new Performapal cards and three special tokens. This starter deck will retail for $9.99
And finally we have June which will see two new releases with the Shining Victories Special Edition, which releases on June 17th. Each box of Shining Victories Special Edition comes with three packs of Shining Victories, one of two Super Rares from the upcoming fall booster set, and one of two guaranteed variant cards. This special edition will retail for $9.99. Then it’s Pendulum Domination Structure Deck scheduled for a July 15th release. Pendulum Domination is a complete D/D themed Deck that gives Duelists new Monster and Spell Cards, including new Extra Deck Monsters they’ll need to set up a never-ending cycle of domination! Each deck will retail for $9.99
About the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game
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 http://www.konami.com/. KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION is a publicly traded company based in Tokyo, Japan with subsidiaries, Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. in Tokyo, Japan, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. in the United States and Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. in Windsor, the United Kingdom. Details of the products published by KONAMI can be found at http://www.konami.com/.