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International Toy Fair 2013: Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Preview & Toys

During our time at International Toy Fair in New Year we caught up with Konami Digital Entertainment to see what new products the makers of the Yu-Gi-Oh! The Trading Card Game has in store for the US.

Some series already were released in January and earlier last week, such as Cosmo Blazer and Onslaught Of The Fire Kings.

Every year a new Duelist Portfolio is released. Last year was the holographic 4 and 9 pocket set. This year features popular characters from Zexal; Yuma, Astral, Kaito, and Shark.

Other accessories to be release this year are Zexal card sleaves, featuing Yuma, Astral, Kaito, and Shark with 50 sleeves per pack. MSRP $3.99/pk. To be released in May.

Now to the most important parts...

Zexal Collection Tin featuring 14 card foil set based on the animated series. Namely the set from the Yuma and Kaito Duelist Packs never released in North America. To be released on March 08th. MSRP: $9.99

Cosmo Blazer Special Edition will be released with 3 Cosmo Blazer packs plus 1 of 2 Super Rare Variant Cards. MSRP $9.99 and comes out on March 22.

Hidden Arsenal 7 - Knight of Stars features a 70-card all foil set as it will be the final set for the Duel Terminal series. MSRP $3.99/pk. Release date: April 19.

Lord Of The Tachyon Galaxy features a 100-card set with Fire Fists, Mermails, Spellbook Decks, Wind Monsters for Harpies and Mecha-Phantom Beasts. MSRP $3.99/pk and will be released some time in May.

A new edition to edition to the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG family is the Super Starter. This package includes two 5-card expansion packs for new comers to the TCG where players can open the set, create a deck and duel. The set includes Number 39: Utopia and Number C39: Utopia Ray and another variant card. MSRP is still pending and will be released in June.

Battle Pack 2 (Sealed Play Battle Kit 2) will be released in June. Details of this set are still in development. MSRP: $1.99

New! Judgment Of The Light is the next booster pack following the Lord Of The Tachyon Galaxy series. This includes 100-card set with Synchro Monsters and introduces Number C39: Utopia Ray Victory. MSRP $3.99/pk and will be released in August.

Images from the booth

Number 39: Utopia statue, first US appearance straight from Japan.

Surprise, Yuma's hiding behind yo curtains.


Kotobukiya was also there displaying collectible figures. Yu-Gi-Oh! was a recent addition to their product line.

Yami Yugi - Duel of Destiny Special Edition, first US appearance. The camera decided to focus the back of the coat instead of the face on the second image, sorry!

Two versions of Seto Kaiba, second version on the left is the first US appearance

Prototype version of Katsuya Jounouchi, first preview in the US

1/7th Black Magician Girl

Black Magician, and for some reason Pot of Greed is upside down.

The Three Legendary Duelists, also we all know who's the more popular character, Kaiba, because he's $10 more than everyone else.

More OCG information will come soon