Single Issue Hits 540,000 Copies Sold
November 13, 2003
Sales for 'normal' issues of Viz anthology Shonen Jump have increased more than 60% since midyear, increasing from 190,000 to 305,000.
Arrives in Stores on December 3
October 31, 2003
Viz LLC is including an exclusive Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG card in Shonen Jump, Vol. 2 #1 , which ships to retailers on December 3.
Speedy Gonzales Guests on Nov. 8
October 27, 2003
The Kids' WB is unveiling a new lineup on Saturday Nov. 1.
Shoujo Anime Series
October 16, 2003
4Kids is completing a deal with Toei Animation to bring the Magical Doremi anime series to the U.S.
One for Each of Five Different Covers
October 19, 2003
Dreamwave Productions has announced that its Duel Masters #1 comic book will come polybagged with rare limited edition Duel Masters cards from the forthcoming Duel Masters CCG.
And a Duel Masters Guide
October 8, 2003
In November, Upper Deck is releasing its first series of Yu-Gi-Oh! Collectible Trading Pins as well as the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game Duel Masters Guide . The first series of collectible pins will be offered in Yugi and Kaiba Base Sets.
For Longer Life, Support Specialty
October 1, 2003
Ron Catapano of Comics Plus in Mount Holly, New Jersey saw Daniel McAbee's comments on CCG release and feels that specialty stores have an important impact on CCG sales.
October 1, 2003
ICv2 has learned that Christian Moore and Owen Seyler are leaving Decipher and joining Upper Deck.
More Defendants Could Be Added
September 30, 2003
Upper Deck, the licensed U.S. manufacturer of the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game , has sued approximately 50 individuals and companies for marketing and distributing counterfeit starter decks, booster packs, and individual cards from the Yu-Gi-Oh! CCG .
A Strategic Partnership
September 28, 2003
Canadian-based Corus Entertainment has announced the creation of a new Home Entertainment Division for its production, distribution and consumer products subsidiary, Nelvana Limited.