Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal is a Japanese anime and manga series. It was first unveiled on December 18, 2010, in the February 2011 issue of V Jump magazine, where it began serialization. It is the fourth Yu-Gi-Oh! anime television series produced by TV Tokyo and Nihon Ad Systems. The anime TV series began airing on TV Tokyo between April 11, 2011 and September 24, 2012, following the previous series, Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's, with an English language version airing in North America from October 15, 2011. A second series, Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal II began airing in Japan on October 7, 2012.