4K Media — the subsidiary of Konami Digital Ent. which handles licensing and marketing for Yu-Gi-Oh! — announces a non-exclusive licensing agreement for the brand with USAopoly. The deal will bring themed coin banks, puzzles and special Yu-Gi-Oh! editions of classic tabletop games Monopoly and Yahtzee (under license from Hasbro) to the United States and Canada.
USAopoly will use original animation art from the first Yu-Gi-Oh! series and subsequent installments Yu-Gi-Oh! GX, 5D’s, ZEXAL and the latest, ARC-V. Coin banks and puzzles will launch at retail in 2016; themed Monopoly and Yahtzee games will arrive in 2016 and 2017.