A fast and convenient way to purchase millions of authenticated trading card game products

SYRACUSE, NY, February 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — TCGplayer, the leading technology platform for the collectibles industry and operator of the largest online marketplace for collectible card games, today announced that it has expanded its Direct by TCGplayer offer, adding Yu Gi Oh! singles to its rapidly growing catalog of authenticated products.

With this extension, TCGplayer offers the power of authentication to Yu Gi Oh! enthusiasts around the world, offering unparalleled expertise in card packaging, high quality secure packaging and the ease of receiving all products purchased in one convenient package. Accordingly, all new and popular Yu Gi Oh! products are now available through Direct by TCGplayer, sold on behalf of thousands of local hobby stores and online sellers across the United States

“At TCGplayer, we strive to ensure that enthusiasts get the products they want, quickly and at the best possible price, while supporting our local hobby store and seller partners. This intense customer focus is exactly what guided the creation of the Direct by TCGplayer program almost eight years ago and inspired us to build a world-class authentication center right in Syracuse“, said Chedy Hampson, founder and CEO of TCGplayer. “We took our deep industry knowledge, operational expertise and passion for excellent customer service and created a revolutionary program for sellers and enthusiasts that changes how you buy and sell card singles.”

“While we are best known for the TCGplayer marketplace, through our Direct program, TCGplayer has acted as a central hub for the fulfillment and authentication of the most collectible card game products around the world,” said declared Raymond Moore, co-founder and Chief Innovation Officer of TCGplayer. “With the addition of Yu Gi Oh! in the program, we are once again enhancing the breadth and depth of our direct offering, leveraging our scale to ensure hobby shoppers get the products they want at the best possible price. For sellers, the idea is just as simple; our team of experts supports all aspects of your online orders, from fulfillment to verification and shipping to customer service, while you deepen your customer base, increase your sales and save time and money to your business. »

Key Direct by TCGplayer Highlights

  • TCGplayer authenticates, packs and ships over 100,000 cards per day via Direct by TCGplayer.
  • The company’s in-depth, multi-step authentication process is led by more than 300 experts at its nearly 100,000 square foot Authentication Center in Syracuse, NY.
  • Over 110 million cards have been shipped by TCGplayer through the Direct program to date.
  • Sellers who join Direct by TCGplayer more than double their sales compared to sellers who do not participate in the program.

To ensure your next Yu-Gi-Oh!, Magic: The Gathering Where Pokemon the purchase is authenticated and fulfilled by TCGplayer, just click the Direct option when you checkout on the TCGplayer marketplace.

About Direct by TCGplayer
Direct by TCGplayer is revolutionizing the shopping experience. This consignment-style fulfillment service is designed to save time and resources for TCGplayer sellers, allowing TCGplayer to take care of all aspects of order logistics, including shipping, fulfillment and customer service. When shoppers purchase products through TCGplayer’s Direct program, they have the option of shopping at thousands of local hobby stores across the country and receiving all purchased products in one convenient package. Additionally, all direct orders are shipped from TCGplayer’s headquarters in Syracuse, NY, and authenticated by a team of experts for rarity, condition, and edition. Orders of $35 or more ship free. To visit https://store.tcgplayer.com/help/direct to learn more about Direct by TCGplayer.

About TCGplayer
TCGplayer is the leading technology platform for the collectibles industry. Founded as a digital media platform within the collectible entertainment space, the company has grown from its initial roots working within SyracuseDIY stores selling comics, sports cards, CDs, trading cards, action figures and tabletop games in a vast e-commerce marketplace. TCGplayer develops apps and technologies that are revolutionizing the collectibles market by connecting thousands of hobby and collectibles businesses with customers around the world. The company’s e-commerce and data management tools power sales through physical stores, websites, mobile apps and the TCGplayer marketplace. TCGplayer prides itself on creating a culture that fosters camaraderie, embraces diversity and exudes passion and provides stock options to all its employees. The Company has been classified among New York State Fortune.com’s Top 50 Employers and Top 100 Companies for Women in the United States and certified Great Place to Work by our employees five years in a row.

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