As everyone must know, 2020 was a year characterized by changes. The COVID-19 pandemic forced a good portion of the world’s population to change their habits and lifestyle. Of course, that also includes the players of Yu-Gi-Oh< /em> and other collectible card games. Inevitably, social distancing forced Konami and JCC (Trading Card Game) fans to adapt and embrace virtuality.
While the global health situation has improved, Konami has reiterated the need to continue to support the expansion of the JCC into the digital environment. For this reason, the company has taken advantage of the Yu-Gi-Oh Digital Next
Yu-Gi-Oh Rush Duel
Available in Japan from 2020, Yu-Gi-Oh Rush Duel will be coming to Switch in the West in late 2021. This title will not only allow players to explore the world of Yu-Gi-Oh SEVENS, the sixth ‘anime’ of the franchise, but will mark the official debut of the Rush Duels in the West. This mode is distinguished from standard duels by the inherent ability to do multiple normal summons and draws. It is designed for more casual gamers.
Yu-Gi-Oh Duel Links
After looking back at the annual expansions the mobile game has received since its launch in 2016 and presenting some of the numbers it has achieved in its first 5 years, Konami has revealed that the world of Arc-V will come to Yu-Gi-Oh Duel Links in 2021. Although the company did not specify what will come with this expansion, it is clear that it will mark the debut of the Pendulum system in the game for mobile devices. Of course, it will also mark the debut of Yuya Sasaki and other characters in Yu-Gi-Oh Duel Links.
Yu-Gi-Oh Master Duel
Unlike Duel Left and other titles of Yu-Gi-Oh, Master Duel, Yu-Gi-Oh Master Duel It will be a digital card game focused on emulating the JCC experience by following the Master Rules to the letter. At the moment it is unknown if it will be a ‘free-to-play’ or paid game.
Yu-Gi-Oh Master Duel It is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X / S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Steam, iOS and Android. At the moment, there is no release date.
Yu-Gi-Oh Cross Duel
To end Yu-Gi-Oh Digital Next, Konami revealed that he is working on another game: Yu-Gi-Oh Cross Duel. Although the company did not disclose the launch date or specify the mechanics that the game will have, it has announced that it will allow duels between four players.
Yu-Gi-Oh Cross Duel will come to iOS and Android devices.
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