Bandai's official online store Premium Banday today started accepting pre-orders for three new items from its "Dragon Ball Styling" figure line, inspired by Chi-Chi and Trunks, for a March 2016 release. The candy toy line previously released real figures of Bulma, Super Saiyan Son Goku, and Goku kid's version. Check the details after the jump.
Turner's Toonami brand in South and Southeast Asia recently announced that they have licensed Dragon Ball Super from Toei Animation. Their press release notes that the exclusive first-run premiere on Toonami in Southeast Asia and India will also be the series' English-language world premiere. It looks like FUNimation isn't involved with this run of the first new Dragon Ball television series to be produced in nearly 20 years.
Turner's Toonami brand in South and Southeast Asia has announced that they have licensed Dragon Ball Super, and say that it will make its pan-regional launch on Toonami in mid-2016. They note that the exclusive first-run premiere on Toonami in Southeast Asia and India will also be the series' English-language world premiere.
Along with the GEM series Pokémon set of Jessie and Wobbuffet Bandai's MegaHobby has launched their latest slate of preorders, including a powerful offering of Dragon Ball figures. Bulma squeezes into a breathtakingly tight suit for a Dragon Ball Gals bunny girl version figure, She stands 19cms, shipping in March 2016 for 9,504yen. Get a look at this and more after the jump.
Masako Nozawa has been doing TV anime literally since its beginning with work on 1963's Astro Boy. Along with the October 25th broadcast of Dragon Ball Super episode 16, the new series celebrated the Goku voice actress' 79th birthday.
Smartphone games Dragon Ball Z: Dokkan Battle and One Piece: Treasure Cruise have launched their latest collaboration. This time, form September 14 through the 27th the Straw Hats will get a chance to battle Frieza, while everyone's favorite Saiyans will face off against Donquixote Doflamingo (good luck Doffy!). Get a look after the jump.
Manga and anime are full of pulse-pounding climactic battles, but what is it that makes a Last Boss Fight truly memorable? What makes the best ones tick? Shane takes a minute today to take a crack at figuring it out. Hit the jump to read more about some of his favorites!
With animation and art tools being more readily available these days to artists, projects like "Seven Star Re-Animate" are more readily available. or one that seeks to collaborate with volunteers to re-animate an entire episode of Dragon Ball. Hit the jump for a look!