Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. announces that mobile game "Yu-Gi-Oh! DUEL LINKS," released for Japan on the App Store and Google Play on Thursday, November 17th, was downloaded over six million times.
"Yu-Gi-Oh! DUEL LINKS" is all the fun of the trading card game – enjoyed in nine languages and 75 countries and regions, including Japan, North America, and Europe – optimized for smartphones.
This game has been enjoyed by many fans, downloaded over one million times in the first 24 hours after its release, and over four million downloads after one week. Also, the game will begin releasing worldwide*1 in mid-January 2017. It will be released in 11 languages*2 and approximately 150 countries and regions.
Celebrating its twentieth anniversary this year, "Yu-Gi-Oh!" is a popular manga (created by Kazuki Takahashi) serialized in Shueisha Inc.’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine since 1996. Since 1998, Konami Digital Entertainment has released console titles based on the anime adaptation of the manga (broadcast on TV Tokyo affiliates). It has also released a trading card game since 1999.
KONAMI will continue to release top-quality Yu-Gi-Oh! products and services for players around the world to enjoy.
Mobile game "Yu-Gi-Oh! DUEL LINKS" official website: https://www.konami.com/yugioh/duel_links/en/
*1 Certain countries and regions, including China and South Korea, will not be included in the January 2017 release. Once the game’s release in these countries has been determined, this information will be made available.
*2 Supported languages are: Japanese, English, Korean, traditional Chinese, simplified Chinese, French, Russian, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, and German.
|Title||Yu-Gi-Oh! DUEL LINKS|
|Genre||Competitive Card Game|
|Copyright Information||©高橋和希 スタジオ・ダイス／集英社・テレビ東京・NAS
©Konami Digital Entertainment
|Platforms||App Store / Google Play|
|Price||Free to play (contains in-app purchases)|