Online Football Card Game in Works

A new trading card product will be released next year –one designed to take football cards online.

TC Digital Games, LLC, the majority-owned subsidiary of 4Kids Entertainment, Inc.has reached agreement with NFL Properties and NFL Players as a licensee to produce a football trading card game with a digital card online component. The collectible trading card game will enable young fans to compete online using their favorite NFL teams and players.

The cards and game are expected to launch in time for the 2010 NFL season.

The new NFL game is expected to use many of the online elements contained in Web platform used for the Chaotic trading card game. Development for the card design, production and Web-based components will be led by Gannon and the TC Digital team at their San Diego, California headquarters.

"We are delighted to work with NFL Properties and the NFL Players to release a web-based NFL trading card game. We expect our NFL online trading card game to provide kids in the U.S., Canada and Mexico with a fun and engaging Web experience as their NFL players battle online," said Kahn.