The announcement this week from 4K Media Inc., Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc’s. subsidiary that manages the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand outside of Asia, sates they’ve signed licensing agreements with both Funko and GameStop gave many fans of the card game and anime much joy.
Over the past 5 years Funko has solidified it’s position in the pop culture collectibles market as the top dog, amassing legions of fans due in part to Funko’s grasp of licences that include many iconic comic book heroes as well as TV, Movie and pop culture icons.
The deal will have both Funko and Gamestop producing stylized vinyl collectibles and other related products focusing on Yu-Gi Oh’s main characters and monsters.
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