WizKids Games, in partnership with Konami Digital Entertainment‘s 4K Media, have announced the retail release of Yu-Gi-Oh! Dice Masters, a Dice Building Game based on the immensely popular monster battling franchise. Available now for a suggested retail of $14.99 USD, the Yu-Gi-Oh! Dice Masters 2-Player Starter Set includes 44 dice, 22 cards, two dice bags and a rulebook. Everything two duelists need to play Yu-Gi-Oh! Dice Masters.
The Yu-Gi-Oh! Dice Masters Starter Set is available at friendly local retailers in North America starting today with Gravity Feeds and Play Mats following, and will be available January 31 in Europe.
The Yu-Gi-Oh! phenomenon swept the US and global markets in 2001 and continues to captivate players with its best-selling games, animated television series and motion picture releases.
The much delay plagued Wizkids Dice Masters game will see Yu-Gi-Oh! Dice Masters: Series One released on January 28. The release will include the usual 2-Player Starter Set, Expansion Packs, and also a playmat. The started set includes 44 custom dice, 22 cards, two dice bags and a rulebook. The retail price is a reported $14.99. The gravity feed will retail for the usual $0.99 a pack and include two dice and two cards.
The playmat is a much needed addition to the game and includes a play are for characters and dice, basic action cards and dice, as well as a life meter. The mat is 24″ by 13″ and will retail for $19.99.
This is one of four universes for the Dice Masters game. Games based on Marvel DC Comics, and Dungeons & Dragons all have been announced as well. The newest set, Marvel Dice MastersUncanny X-Men should be released next week, and recently another Marvel based set, Age of Ultron, will be out in May 2015.
Dungeons & DragonsForgotten Realms: Battle of Faerun will be released in November. DC will see its release in March 2015.