The latest iteration of the Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise is getting German representation, thanks to 4Kids Entertainment inking a deal with a new licensing agent.
CTM (Concept-TV & Merchandising) will lead the L&M program for Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s, as the franchise continues to grow, with more than 18.1 billion YGO trading cards sold in 51 countries worldwide.
The series debuted on RTL2 this past March, targeting the six to 13 crowd, with the trading cards having launched the previous August. Upper Deck will be distributing 5D’s toys this coming September at retailers including Kaufhof, Karstadt, Toys ‘R’ Us, Vedes, Müller, Duo Schreib & Spiel, Idee und Spiel, Metro Real and Spiele Max, and online at amazon.de.