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Yu-Gi-Oh! The Dark Side of Dimensions Movie Voiceover Contest

4K Media have recently announced an exciting competition inviting fans to enter for a chance to win a voiceover role in the highly anticipated North American feature film release of Yu-Gi-Oh! THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS.

The voiceover contest kicks off on the 20th August at the 2016 Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game World Championship 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.

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.

Visit the official yugioh.com site to download the voiceover contest registration form.

About the movie

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.

Here at NZ Mint we have released two Yu-Gi-Oh! collectible coins for fans to enjoy.
Click a coin below to find out more!

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Feel the Force on the latest limited edition Star Wars collectible coins featuring R2-D2

R2-D2™ is the latest character to be featured in our Star Wars Classic coin collection. These fine gold and silver licensed collectible coins show R2-D2 being sold by the Jawas to Luke Skywalker and his step-uncle Owen Lars in Star Wars: A New Hope. The coins come presented in a Star Wars branded and stylized coin packaging, making them ideal gifts for fans.

Star Wars R2D2 Collectible Coins - NZ Mint     Star Wars R2D2 Collectible Coins - NZ Mint  Star Wars R2D2 Collectible Coins - NZ Mint

R2-D2
A resourceful astromech Droid, R2-D2 served Padmé Amidala, Anakin Skywalker and Luke Skywalker in turn, showing great bravery in rescuing his masters and their friends from many perils. A skilled starship mechanic and fighter pilot's assistant, he formed an unlikely but enduring friendship with the fussy protocol Droid C-3PO.

With a limited worldwide mintage of 10,000 of each coin, don't delay and start, or add, to your collection today.

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New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Collectible Coins Available to Buy from NZ Mint

In celebration of the movie release Star Wars: The Force Awakens, we started an officially licensed fine silver collectible coin collection. The collection features coloured illustrations of key characters appearing in the movie; the first three coins showing Kylo Ren™, Captain Phasma™ and Rey™. We have now added to this collection with three new coins featuring Finn™, Poe Dameron™ and BB-8™:

Star Wars the Force Awakens BB-8 Collectible Coin by NZ Mint

Loyal astromech Droid, BB-8 accompanied Poe Dameron on many missions for the Resistance, helping keep his X-wing in working order. When Poe’s mission to Jakku ended with his capture by the First Order, BB-8 fled into the desert with a vital clue to the location of Jedi Master Luke Skywalker.

Star Wars collectible coin - BB8 1 oz Silver Coin by NZ Mint

Star Wars the Force Awakens Finn Collectible Coin by NZ Mint

Finn (FN-2187) was trained since birth to serve the First Order as a Stormtrooper, but a skirmish on Jakku awakened his conscience and drove him down a different path, one that proved both heroic and dangerous. He helped Poe Dameron escape the First Order – picking up the nickname Finn in doing so – and then sought his own freedom alongside Rey and BB-8.

Star Wars collectible coin - BB8 1 oz Silver Coin by NZ Mint

Star Wars the Force Awakens Poe Collectible Coin by NZ Mint

Poe Dameron is a commander in the Resistance’s Starfighter Corps and one of Leia Organa’s most-trusted operatives. The son of a rebel fighter pilot and a rebel commando, Poe grew up on stories of Alliance campaigns. A decorated X-wing pilot, he can fly anything – which is fortunate given how often his headstrong nature leads him into trouble.

Star Wars collectible coin - BB8 1 oz Silver Coin by NZ Mint

The coin design shows an engraved image of each character set against a colourful background scene from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. These impressive coins come presented in a Star Wars branded and stylized coin packaging, making them an ideal gift for any fan or coin collector.

With a limited worldwide mintage of only 10,000 of each coin, don't delay and start, or add, to your collection today. Buy Star Wars: The Force Awakens coins from our online store.

If you are keen to be one of the first to hear about our Star Wars coin releases, you can find us on Facebook, Twitter or sign up to get Star Wars coin news emailed direct to your inbox!

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BBC's Sherlock TV Series Collectible Coins by NZ Mint

BBC's Sherlock TV Series Collectible Coins - NZ Mint

We're thrilled to announce a new one-off silver coin set release, featuring Sherlock Holmes and Doctor John Watson, as seen in the BBC TV series Sherlock. Co-created by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, Sherlock stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, with Rupert Graves playing Inspector Lestrade.

The Sherlock 2 x 1 oz Silver Coin Set features the main characters Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson on individual coins. Each character is set against an engraved scenic London landscape, alongside quintessential phrases from the show: "Alone is what I have. Alone protects me." And "No, friends protect people." These contemporary coins combine colour and engraving, and are presented in a high-quality, rectangular coin case that holds the two character coins facing one-another. The Certificate of Authenticity is printed on the inside of the packaging.

We're proud to continue our long association with the BBC, and delighted to be able to bring one of the most mind-bending and well-received recent television phenomenons to our range of precious metal collectible products. This stunning Sherlock silver coin set would make a fantastic gift for fans and coin collectors alike and is available to order online now!

The release of the Sherlock coin set comes ahead of the show's fourth series. Watch the trailer below for a sneak peek at what's coming up in the new episodes.

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Yu-Gi-Oh! Collectible Coins by New Zealand Mint

Giant monsters, powerful magic, and ancient Egyptian legends - start your Yu-Gi-Oh! coin collection today!

We're excited to offer new Yu-Gi-Oh! coins to investors, collectors and fans alongside some of our other popular branded coin collections, which include Disney, Star Wars, Doctor Who, Transformers, Sherlock and Thunderbirds.

Two silver coins have been released to date featuring colourful illustrations of Yu-Gi-Oh! characters holding a deck of cards with Egyptian hieroglyphics engraved in the background. The characters are:

Both coins come individually packaged in a smart Yu-Gi-Oh! themed, printed coin case. The coin sits within a slotted inner case, which can be pulled out to display the colourful coin. The individually numbered Certificate of Authenticity is included in the case.

Jennifer Coleman, 4K Media's Vice President of Licensing and Marketing, announced the release in Februrary 2016 with the following: "The quality of the New Zealand Mint coins makes them as much as a solid financial investment as they are a timeless collectible. The company uses the highest quality silver as a base for the engravings on the animations of Yu-Gi-Oh!'s most popular characters and monsters. We expect this to be a very desirable collectible for Yu-Gi-Oh!'s fans around the globe."

Shop online from our Yu-Gi-Oh! Coin Collection to buy today!

The Yu-Gi-Oh! coins from NZ Mint would make a great gift or cherished collectible.

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