Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL to Launch on Ameba TV


Konami Cross Media NY has partnered with Ameba TV to bring all three seasons of Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL to the streaming service.

Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL is the third spin-off from the main Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise. Taking place in the near future in a city called Heartland, the story focuses on a young amateur duelist named Yuma who strives to become the Duel Monsters champion. Per its agreement with Konami Cross Media NY, Ameba TV will acquire 146 half-hour episodes of the series (in English), available worldwide, except in Asia.

Mark Kirk, senior VP and director of digital operations at Konami Cross Media NY, said: “As a kid-focused, video-on-demand platform, Ameba TV allows the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand to increase awareness and reach younger fans. We are pleased to expand the Yu-Gi-Oh! digital footprint with Ameba TV.“

Tony Havelka, CEO of Ameba TV, added: “We’re so excited to add this standout series, which continues to maintain a global fan base, to our expanding streaming roster. We are committed to providing our viewers with some of the best in kids’ entertainment content from around the world and are thrilled that Konami appreciates the considerable brand value that results in sharing this highly popular brand via kids’ digital platforms like ours.”