Yu-Gi-Oh! rarities shine for Konami

Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH has announced it is to release a pair of special‘2010 Collectible Tins’, containing rare cards for users to add to their 5D’s Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME ranges.

Konami will release two ornately-designed tins during the course of the year, and each will contain a Secret Rare and four Super Rare cards, alongside five Booster Packs. The tins have been designed to store Decks, Cards and Yu-Gi-Oh! paraphernalia, and feature cards based on the monster gracing its facia for use with the already available Absolute Powerforce, The Shining Darkness and Ancient Prophecy decks.

The gold-hued Majestic Red Dragon Tin feature’s Jack’s most dangerous Synchro Monster, and offers Elemental Hero Stratos and three other Super Rare variant cardss, alongside its Secret rare cover star. The next tin features Crow’s favoured Black-Winged Dragon Synchro Monster, and contains five packs, a Chimeratech Fortress Dragon and three other Super Rare cards.

The tins will appear in stores from ***date***, and will RRP for just **price**.

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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 BV is the exclusive licensee and rights holder to the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG in Europe and Oceania.

About KONAMI CORPORATION

KONAMI CORPORATION was established in 1973, and became a holding company on March 31, 2006. KONAMI CORPORATION covers the fields of "Digital Entertainment Business," "Gaming&System Business" and "Health&Fitness Business." KONAMI CORPORATION went public on Tokyo Stock Exchange in 1988, the London Stock Exchange in 1999, and the New York Stock Exchange in 2002. Home Page URL: www.konami.co.jp. Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH is a wholly-owned subsidiary, responsible for popular franchises like Metal Gear Solid, Silent Hill and Pro Evolution Soccer amongst 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. For more information concerning Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH and its products, please visit www.konami-europe.com.

Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s TRADING CARD GAME: Duelist Pack– Kaiba– is released on April 16th. For more information, please contact Steve Merrett at Voltage PR on 020 7903 5122 or email steve@voltagepr.com, and visit www.yugioh-card.com.


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