Yu Gi Oh originally started in Japan as a popular card game featuring dueling monsters. From there is became a manga comic and eventually an extremely popular cartoon show. Its seems that this has become even popular than the previous monster card games of that past few years and it makes a great party theme for any boy who has developed a passion for the cards. The characters of the original series are Yugi Moto and his alter ego the Yami Yugi, and Katsuya Jonouchi, Anzu Mazaki, Hiroto Honda and the main rival of Dark Yugi, Seto Kaiba. This series has since ended and several new Yu Gi Oh series have since been run. There is Yu-Gi-Oh! Capsule Monsters, and Yu-Gi-Oh! GX. Plus there are two movies based on the Yu Gi Oh series.
It’s easy to decorate for this party. As far as paper goods are concerned look for Yu Gi Oh plates and napkins. If you have a hard time finding the right tablecloth look for a plain black or silver one and it should fit the bill. To announce your party to the guests beforehand send out Yu Gi Oh invitations and tell the boys to bring their game cards for playing. You can also find a Yu Gi Oh themed banner to customize for the party and your guest of honor will probably love it so much that he may want to keep it up in his room after the party. Put a Yu Gi Oh Centerpiece on the buffet table as well and it will add to the atmosphere of the party. Centerpieces usually feature a Yu Gi Oh character and it can continue to decorate your son’s room after the party is long over.
Most Yu Gi Oh party goods are predominantly blue in color so you can continue with this color theme with streamers and balloons in shades of blue for the party area. This also goes for confetti and glitter spaced around the party area.
Goodie bags are great party favors to give out at the party and you can fill them with lots of Yu Gi Oh themed treats. There are rolls of Yu Gi Oh stickers, themed pencils and temporary tattoos. In addition to these goodie bags you can give a few of the guests or just the guest of hone a Yu Gi Oh sticker album so they have a place to store their much needed stickers. Hand out some fun unrelated treats like sunglasses, maracas, and plastic hats for the guys to wear. Don’t forget to hand out extra packets of Yu Gi Oh cards.