It’s nice to be right here on Xbox Wire, speaking in regards to the one-year anniversary of Yu-Gi-Oh! Grasp Duel, the free-to-play buying and selling card recreation primarily based on the favored manga created by Kazuki Takahashi.
This time final yr, we had simply launched Yu-Gi-Oh! Grasp Duel for Xbox Collection X|S and Xbox One. Our purpose was to convey the Yu-Gi-Oh! Buying and selling Card Recreation to duelists throughout the globe and provides them the definitive digital version of the beloved aggressive card recreation.
To ship this, we ensured Yu-Gi-Oh! Grasp Duel provided next-gen presentation, together with 4K Extremely HD assist and dynamic audio and music. We included a deep single-player Solo Mode primarily based across the tales and lore behind the playing cards. We added greater than 10,000 playing cards to the sport at launch, in addition to deep deck-building mechanics. On high of supporting on-line dueling, we held competitions and occasions all year long, and we even added a Crew Battle mode in November.
Since launch final yr, Yu-Gi-Oh! Grasp Duel has achieved greater than 50 million downloads. Duelists have fought in over 2.1 billion PvP Duels, and so they’ve obtained greater than 34.4 billion playing cards!
For those who’ve not but performed Yu-Gi-Oh! Grasp Duel, now’s the right time to begin. It’s been an unimaginable first yr, and to have a good time it, in the present day we’re kicking off the One 12 months Anniversary Marketing campaign.
To get into the celebratory spirit, we’ve launched the first Anniversary Bundle to supply a great deal of bonus objects that improve the dueling expertise. Anybody who purchases the bundle will obtain the brand-new 1st Anniversary Protector, Duel Subject and Icon Body.
The bundle additionally grants you a brand new card that includes alternate artwork of probably the most well-known playing cards in Yu-Gi-Oh! lore, the Darkish Magician. The cardboard options an superior new Summoning scene as effectively! One other one of many bundle equipment is an Icon that options the staff-wielding wizard.
A complete of three 1st Anniversary tickets are given away simply by merely logging into the sport. One UR Royal End card is unlocked with every free 1st Anniversary Pack you get by utilizing 1st Anniversary tickets. The first Anniversary Packs function legendary monsters which have starred within the Yu-Gi-Oh! manga and anime over its lengthy historical past. Moreover, the playing cards within the 1st Anniversary Pack might be mixed with playing cards from the “New Step for Duelists” Choice Pack that’s now obtainable to reinforce your deck.
There’s one other brand-new Choice Pack obtainable to amass from in the present day. The “Sprites of Miracle” Choice Pack introduces the brand new “Spright” archetype to Yu-Gi-Oh! Grasp Duel. This archetype is about to burn brightly, that includes highly effective new playing cards which are out of this world!
For those who want a bit extra Darkish Magician in your dueling life, we’ve bought you coated with the Construction Deck “Vortex of Magic.” Obtainable now, it consists of playing cards primarily based across the energy of Darkish Magic together with Grasp of Chaos and Phantasm of Chaos.
Lastly, beginning February 16, Duelists can stay up for a really particular PVP occasion. Within the “Legend Anthology” occasion, you possibly can battle it out together with your fellow Duelists utilizing a few of the most well-known themes in Yu-Gi-Oh! historical past. You’ll be capable of take management of free Rental Decks that function iconic archetypes chosen particularly for this occasion! This PVP showdown for the ages will function loads of particular rewards for contributors to amass, so ensure to not miss it.
All of us at Konami are very grateful to the Yu-Gi-Oh! Grasp Duel group for making the sport’s first yr such a tremendous one. There’s tons extra to return in 12 months 2 and past, like the primary ever World Championship for Yu-Gi-Oh! Grasp Duel. Whether or not you’re a Yu-Gi-Oh! Grasp Duel veteran or new to the sport, now’s the right time to duel.
Yu-Gi-Oh! Grasp Duel is accessible now, free to play on Xbox Collection X|S and Xbox One. For extra particulars, please go to https://www.konami.com/yugioh/masterduel.
Yu-Gi-Oh! Grasp Duel
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Lastly, the “Yu-Gi-Oh!” digital card recreation you have been ready for!
The definitive version of the aggressive card recreation that has been evolving for over 20 years!
Duel on the highest degree in opposition to Duelists from everywhere in the world.
Prepare: it is time to Duel!
[About “Yu-Gi-Oh! MASTER DUEL”]
Now you possibly can play the “Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG,” digitally, anyplace.
Quick-paced Duels with gorgeous HD graphics and a brand new, dynamic soundtrack! Get able to problem Duelists all over the world!
◇Play Duels at Any Degree!
The total Yu-Gi-Oh! expertise is accessible for anybody at any Talent Degree. Don’t be concerned in case you’re a brand new participant or if you have not Dueled shortly, the in-game tutorials will train you the fundamentals on tips on how to play the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME. You may be given a Deck once you end that can assist you begin your journey!
Gather new playing cards as you progress by way of the sport to energy up your Decks!
◇Rotating Event Codecs
Combine it up and put your Dueling expertise to the take a look at! All kinds of occasions and tournaments will likely be obtainable for gamers.
Construct and Duel with completely different Decks using 10,000+ distinctive playing cards and particular guidelines distinctive to Tournaments!
Select the match YOU wish to Duel in and intention for that primary spot!
◇Uncover the Tales Behind the Playing cards
The Solo Mode guides you thru storylines of the themes from the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG. Hone your Dueling expertise by finishing the tales.
Really useful for novices, returning gamers, and people of you who’re considering studying extra in regards to the lore of the world of the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG.
Hyperlink with the cellular app “Yu-Gi-Oh! Neuron.”
View Decklists from Duelists worldwide and enhance your individual Deck!
Strive the pattern draw function to simulate what playing cards you may get in your first hand!
“Yu-Gi-Oh!” is a well-liked manga created by Kazuki Takahashi that was serialized in SHUEISHA Inc.’s “WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP” since 1996. Konami Digital Leisure Co., Ltd. offers a Buying and selling Card Recreation (TCG) and console video games, primarily based on “Yu-Gi-Oh!” created from the unique manga, that has been loved all over the world.
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