NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Yu-Gi-Oh! fans, rejoice and get ready to use your voice!
4K Media Inc. is giving you the chance to enter to be heard in the highly anticipated North American feature film release of Yu-Gi-Oh! THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS. The Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. subsidiary that manages the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand is launching a voiceover contest at the upcoming Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card World Championship Tournament in Orlando, Florida. The voiceover contest in Orlando will give fans the opportunity to enter to be the voice of one of two characters in the movie.
"This is truly a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for Yu-Gi-Oh! fans," says Jennifer Coleman, Vice President of Licensing and Marketing at 4K Media. "Any U.S. resident 8 years of age or older is welcome to enter by auditioning at the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card World Championship Tournament in Orlando, Florida. 4K Media will select two winners. This is the ultimate in fan experiences with fantastic bragging rights!"
The Yu-Gi-Oh! THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS Voiceover Contest kicks off August 20 at the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game World Championship tournament held at the Orange County Convention Center (West Concourse) in Orlando, Florida. Auditions are open to ages 8 and over and open to the public. Audition times are as follows:
- Saturday (August 20) 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
- Sunday (August 21) 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Dates and times are subject to change; please check our website for updates and more information and for the contest's official rules and regulations: www.yugioh.com.
Fans' auditions will be judged on the overall sound quality and uniqueness of their voices, as well as appropriateness of voice to character and creative execution of the provided lines read during the audition. Two winners will be selected each getting a spoken line in the North American version of the movie. The winners' names will also appear in the film's end credit roll and in the corresponding credits for DVD editions for North America.
In Yu-Gi-Oh! THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS, the stakes have never been higher; the rivalries never as fierce; the risks never so great. One wrong move—one card short—and it's game over for good. A decade in the making, Yu-Gi-Oh! THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS features new designs and an all-new story from the original creator of the global phenomenon, Kazuki Takahashi. His masterful tale features anime's most beloved characters in their long-awaited return: Yugi Muto, Seto Kaiba and their faithful friends Joey Wheeler, Tristan Taylor, Téa Gardner and Bakura. It's the most highly anticipated re-YU-nion ever!
In addition to the Yu-Gi-Oh! trading card game, video games and feature films, the brand also includes the Yu-Gi-Oh! animated franchise, with over 700 episodes spanning from the first series Yu-Gi-Oh! DUEL MONSTERS, followed by Yu-Gi-Oh! GX, Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's, Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL and Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V.
About 4K Media
New York City-based 4K Media Inc. (a wholly owned subsidiary of Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.) is a brand management and production company best known for its management of the Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise outside of Asia. This year, the Yu-Gi-Oh! anime brand celebrates its 15th anniversary of entertaining and engaging young audiences in the United States and globally outside of Asia. 2017 marks its next exciting theatrical release, Yu-Gi-Oh! THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS. Beyond Yu-Gi-Oh!, 4K Media is also actively expanding both its licensing and production slate to incorporate other brands including the recently announced representation of Rebecca Bonbon. The Yu-Gi-Oh! website is available at www.yugioh.com
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SOURCE 4K Media Inc.