World Championship 2017 Location Change
Due to the recent state of events in Europe, the World Championship 2017 has been shifted to Japan.
An announcement has just been made regarding the location of World Championship 2017 with the in-game notifications in Duel Links. Due to the recent events happing in Europe, Konami has announced that the World Championship 2017 Finals will now be held in Japan, instead of the originally announced London. More details are expected to follow regarding the event.
Transcript as follows:
To all Duelists,
In order to ensure the safety of all who are involved, we have decided to change the location of the Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2017 Finals, which were originally scheduled to be held in London.
We are currently planning on holding them in Japan.
We encourage players to take the change of location into account when participating in the Final Qualifiers. Further details on the new location will be posted soon.
We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience, and hope everyone continues to enjoy “Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links.”