Yu-Gi-Oh! GX and Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal Licensed by Manga Entertainment UK for Home Video Release
05/07/2016 Leave a comment
Following on from the news that Manga Entertainment UK would be releasing Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s within the UK later this year the UK Anime Distributor have today announced that they will also be releasing Yu-Gi-Oh! GX, which is considered the true sequel to the original Yu-Gi-Oh! anime series, and Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal; a brand a new storyline set in the distant future with a whole new set of card, abilities and enemies to defeat.
All three series will be released on DVD, in their 4Kids Entertainment Dub format, as individual season sets in the near future. As it stands no ‘release plans’ have been laid out; but we do know that Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s will see it’s Season 1 Collection released on the 5th September 2016 within the UK.
Release Date: Autumn 2016
Set several years after the previous Yu-Gi-Oh! Series, GX follows a new generation of duellists at the prestigious Duel Academy, a highly competitive boarding school where pencils and books have been replaced by Duel Disks and monster cards! Still, it’s not just about making the grade for these up-and-coming students – it’s about becoming the next King of Games!
Release Date: TBC
When aspiring duellist Yuma meets Astral, a mysterious visitor from another universe, it seems like destiny. Yuma needs Astral to teach him how to duel, and Astral needs Yuma to help him regain his memories! They would be duelling’s greatest tag team… except they don’t get along!
Manga Entertainment UK will reveal more details about Yu-Gi-Oh! GX and Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal in the near future; but for the time being Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s is due out from the 5th September 2016 while the entire original series of Yu-Gi-Oh! is now available within the UK on DVD.