Konami and Miniclip partner to release the number one selling card game “Yu-Gi-Oh!” online

Konami Digital Entertainment Co. Ltd. has partnered with Miniclip, one of the world’s largest online games sites, to release “Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Arena”, the online version of their hit trading card game.

“Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Arena” is a free-to-play, micro-transaction based online game that enables players to play the Yu-Gi-Oh! Official Trading Card Game on their PC browser. More than 6,000 cards are available at launch, with many more coming in post-launch updates.

Players can enjoy head-to-head duels against other worldwide fans in Arena Mode. For new players, there are Single Play and Tutorial modes. “Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Arena” is playable in 5 languages –English, French, Italian, German and Spanish.

The new release on www.miniclip.com will allow “Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Arena” to reach not only existing Yu-Gi-Oh! fans but also users who have never experienced the game, bringing the excitement and strategy of the series to more users than ever before. “Miniclip is very excited to be working with Konami, a seasoned powerhouse in gaming,” said Alex Williams, Miniclip’s Head of Web, “and we hope Duel Arena will be a great addition to the hit Yu-Gi-Oh! game franchise.”

Yu-Gi-Oh!, one of Konami’s main product lines, has been developed across multiple business sectors to become both the number one selling card game worldwide as well as the source of a range of home console and online games, all enjoyed by fans around the world.

About Miniclip

Miniclip is a leading digital games and entertainment company that has developed and published over 900 games in multiple languages. With over 100 million monthly players on mobile, social media platforms and online at www.miniclip.com, Miniclip’s mission is to let people play games together, anywhere, anytime.

Founded in 2001 and privately funded, Miniclip.com is the internet’s largest organically-grown online games website and the company has now achieved over 350 million mobile installs across Android, iOS and Windows devices. Miniclip is a brand recognised and trusted by kids, adults and families all over the world. For more information, visit http://corporate.miniclip.com

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