Dragon Ball Z is the subject of a new line of shirts from Japanese streetwear company XLARGE, which is set to launch a new capsule range on September 5. There are two designs—one featuring Frieza and the other featuring a transformed Gohan—in a handful of colors, with the shirts priced at ¥5,000 ($42). Hit the jump for pics.
Fan artist Alberto Cubatas has been spending the summer creating visual surveys of the epic chronicles of Dragon Ball Z. After presenting a look at the kill counts of the saga's protagonists in July, he was back in August with overviews of their multi-generational families. Get a look after the jump.
On the heels of a record-breaking $8.4 million theatrical run, FUNimation Entertainment announced that the home video of Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’ will be available on digital HD starting October 9 and at retail outlets throughout the U.S. and Canada starting October 20. Three versions of the home video will be released and are currently available for pre-order at DragonBallZ.com. More after the jump.
Toonami is having a strong run this summer. Last week's broadcast was the second time since the block's schedule was reduced that five of its shows pulled over a million viewers. This past weekend, Dragon Ball Z: Kai was the top cable program Saturday, earning a 1.0 adults 18-49 rating and over 2 million viewers. The Akame ga Kill premiere came in second with a 0.9 adults 18-49 rating and 1.8 million viewers. More after the jump.
The vicious Lord Frieza is back from Hell itself, and this time, not even the Z Warriors stand a chance! It's a spiel we've all heard before, but Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F does the unexpected by standing on its own, both as a DBZ movie and as a martial arts actioner! Hit the jump for our full review!
Gaming and miniatures manufacturer Jasco Games has announced that it has acquired the licenses to both Dragon Ball Z and Cowboy Bebop in order to create board and miniatures games based on the properties. Hit the jump for more details
FUNimation has announced that its limited engagement run for Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection of F has broken box office records for a limited engagement and has even managed to hold its own against recent Hollywood releases. Hit the jump for details.
Need a refresher course on Frieza before Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' starts its North American theatrical run this week? DBZ's Frieza Saga takes up episodes 75-107 in the anime adaptation, but the folks at Mega64 have you covered with a sweded reenactment that condenses the arc into a more digestible five minutes after the jump.
Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' hits theaters in English-dubbed form next week, so FUNimation is promoting the release with a new dub clip. Watch the Frieza Force Dossier bring up some info on Vegeta in the video after the jump.