Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V Heads to Nick in Germany


NEW YORK: 4K Media has inked a deal with Nickelodeon in Germany to premiere the second season of Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V.

Season two of Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V will become available to viewers in Germany, German-speaking Switzerland, Austria, Luxembourg, Liechtenstein and Alto Adige. The series will air as part of Nickelodeon’s Saturday morning boys’ action block, which launched in June.

“Germany is a thriving market with a strong appetite for Yu-Gi-Oh!,” said 4K Media’s senior VP of operations, business and legal affairs, Kristen Gray. “The season two premiere of Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V on Nickelodeon will keep the Yu-Gi-Oh! fan base engaged with the brand and strengthen 4K Media’s relationship with the network and its parent company, Viacom.”

“The second season of Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V is an action-packed complement to the other programs airing as part of the Saturday morning block and will benefit the channel’s schedule flow and audience retention,” added Or Handelsman, the manager of content operations for Viacom International Media Networks. “We appreciate 4K Media’s commitment to growing the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand’s relationship with Viacom.”