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Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel Announced: Full Details

Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel aims to allow players to fully experience the franchise's OCG/TCG using its Master Rules.
Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel aims to allow players to fully experience the franchise's OCG/TCG using its Master Rules. / Photo courtesy of Konami

Konami revealed major details regarding its upcoming title, Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel, Tuesday.

As broken down during the Konami's Yu-Gi-Oh! Digital Next show by senior producer Kenichi Kataoka, Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel aims to allow duelists to fully experience the franchise's OCG/TCG using its Master Rules.

Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel Announced: Full Details

With a vision in mind of being the go-to online Yu-Gi-Oh! game for both players and audiences to enjoy, Master Duel will focus heavily on recreating the competitive structure of the card game, and leave the exploration of the world and narrative seen in the Yu-Gi-Oh! manga and anime to other Konami titles such as Duel Links and Legacy of the Duelist: Link Evolution.

Konami hopes Master Duel follows in the footsteps of its OCG/TCG in becoming popularized around the world casually and in tournaments, and even one day establishing itself as an official event at the Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship.

On next-gen consoles, Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel will be first game in its line to feature 4K resolution support, and is recommended by Konami to be played on large TVs so that those in attendance can appreciate the graphical fidelity of the text of the cards on the playing field.

Although no release date or window was given, Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel will heading to PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC (via Steam) and iOS/Android.

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