USAopoly Plans ‘Yu-Gi-Oh!’ Line

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. ... Continue Reading →

4K Media Expands Eastern Europe ‘Yu-Gi-Oh!’ Deal

4K Media, the subsidiary of Konami Digital Entertainment that manages licensing and marketing for the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand, is expanding its longstanding collaboration with P. & R. Permissions ... Continue Reading →

Comic-Con: ‘Star Wars,’ ‘Superman,’ Stoopid Buddies, ‘Vixen’ and More

All right, Comic-Con 2015 is in the books. Let’s wrap it up, shall we? First, let’s get the big guns out of the way. In case you haven’t seen them, here’s the ... Continue Reading →

4K Teams with Bioworld for ‘Yu-Gi-Oh!’ Goods

4K Media, the Konami Digital Entertainment subsidiary that manages licensing and marketing for the global hit Yu-Gi-Oh! brand, has entered an agreement with U.S. design/distribution ... Continue Reading →

MIP Junior 2014 Highlights

Nine animated and hybrid series to work into your schedule during the kids’ content market, taking place October 11-12 in beautiful Cannes, France. Heroes: Legend of the Battle ... Continue Reading →

Germany’s YEP!TV to Air Boy-Targeted Toons

From September 4, the new German media company YEP!TV will begin broadcasting children’s and family programing on free-TV channel ProSieben MAXX. The outlet will primarily target ... Continue Reading →

Cinedigm, 4K Media to Offer ‘Yu-Gi-Oh!’ in Sept.

Cinedigm and 4K Media Inc. joined forces to bring the massive Yu-Gi-Oh! Franchise into the home entertainment marketplace for the first time in five years. Plans include a strategic ... Continue Reading →

Global TV News Bytes

Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal Debuts on Nicktoons: Popular series Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal has officially joined the Nicktoons lineup in the U.S. The new deal with Nicktoons includes a pick-up of two seasons ... Continue Reading →

‘Yu-Gi-Oh!’ Director Arrested for Making Bomb Threat

Anime director Masaki Kitamura has been arrested by Osaka police for allegedly threatening to crash his truck into pedestrians and to “stab whoever I can with a knife before committing ... Continue Reading →