The Hub is getting ready to premiere Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters, the newest in the line of animated action fantasy shows that pair young duelists with monsters, on June 2 of this year.
Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters follows the story of a young boy named Ray, who has the ability to communicate and befriend magical creatures from a parallel dimension. While agencies and individuals with suspect motives want to see the creatures captured and enslaved, Ray and his two best friends only want coexistence. And so they join the ranks of the mysterious Duel Masters, who fight alongside the creatures, in order to ensure the survival of both the creatures and the humans before it’s too late.
Produced by Hasbro Studios, the half hour show is based in the Duel Masters Japanese property co-developed by Wizards of the Coast and Hasbro. There companies will release an online game at Kaijudo.com on May 5 along with a trading card game in support of the show.
May 5 will also see a sneak peek of the first three episodes of the animated how at 8:30 AM ET/PT, with encore performances throughout the week.