Previously previewed alongside November's upcoming Android 17, the Dimension of Dragon Ball line's Android 18 is now up for pre-order. The latest addition to MegaHouse's high-quality line of Dragon Ball figures stands at 185mm, with first release versions packing Cell Jr. parts. Read on for pics and more.
The swordsmiths and machinists of Man at Arms: Reforged are at it again, this time tackling Dragon Ball Z with a crack at Future Trunks' Brave Sword. See how the real deal slices in the video after the jump.
Bandai and their Megahouse label has filled out their fourth quarter One Piece and Dragon Ball releases. The big one for One Piece is a poseable Nico Robin from the Variable Action label, while Dragon Ball has Childhood Chichi from the Dragon Ball Girls line, plus a remarkably detailed Android #17 and more. Get a look after the jump.
You never know when you're going to run into someone with a shockingly high power level. Whether you're at home in bed or trying to catch some (DB)Zs on a plane or train, Dragon Ball Z eye masks have you covered in both Vegeta and Frieza flavors. More after the jump.
Dragon Ball: Fusions is coming up soon, and there's a slew of new information floating around regarding its battle system thanks to the latest issue of V Jump. Hit the jump for more!
Bandai's MegaHobby Dragon Ball Gals figure line, which has recently seen impressive 19cm Bunny Girl Bulma and Army Girl Bulma will soon be seeing a 3D take on a certain blonde fan favorite. After being spotted in print, the September release of Android 18 was previewed at this weekend's MegaHobby Expo. Get a look at this and more after the jump.
How would you like to work for the universe's most feared real estate speculator? Ryusei Nakao is back as the voice of Freeza in a set of audio playing stamps for messenger app Line with Dragon Ball villain Freeza as the "Perfect Boss." He'll familiar quotes from his super-powered martial arts days, like proclaiming his 530,000 power level, but he'll ask go corporate, asking for work to be done or meetings to be rescheduled. The 24 stamps go for 240yen or 100 coins.
As they say, "mistakes were made." The Hollywood live-action Dragonball Evolution was released in 2009 and pretty much no one like it. Not series creator Akira Toriyama. Not the hardcore DBZ fans, or the ones who remember the series nostalgically, or the casuals, or even people who like to watch bad movies ironically. And, in at least one case, the people behind it are willing to admit that it's not particularly defensible.
Japanese producer/distributor Toei is expected to announced that pretax profit likely jumped 44% to about 19 billion yen ($171 million) for the year ended March 31. Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' helped with 3.7 billion yen in Japanese box office, plus strong goods sales. Japanese companies operating theaters, including Toei, Toho and Shochiku also recorded big boosts from the blockbuster Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and to a lesser extent, Jurassic World.
If you've been sitting around staring at your copy of Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butoden since launch and thinkin that something must be off, the "Extreme Patch" is here to fix it. This doozie of a free update is here to finally add in online multiplayer, as well as a training mode and a new extreme survival mode. Hit the jump for a trailer.
Goku and Chi-Chi (yeah, the hair color is a little weird, but look at the bangs), saddle up for the latest fifth in MegaHouse's series of Desktop Real McCoy Dragon Ball figures. Recreating Akira Toriyama's character and mech designs in three dimensions, the non-cale figure stands 15cm and sells for 11,000yen (before tax) ahead of a July release.
All those pro-wrestling/anime crossover fans got a bit of a treat at last night's 32nd annual WWE supercard, WrestleMania. During the mega-event at Arlington, Texas' AT&T Stadium tag team The New Day made a particularly memorable ring entrance by spilling out a box of "Booty O's" cereal to reveal a set of very familiar look chest armor pieces.
Bandai's MegaHobby Dragon Ball Gals Bunny Girl Bulma figure is being released this month, which means that it's time for the series to squeeze the blue haired inventor into another, equally tight outfit to continue the DG Gals line! Next up and now on sale is Army Version. Like her predecessor, the June release stands a 19cm tall, with the figure sculpted by Ryutaro Kaminaga (Yamanekotei -nekohouse-) going for 9,990 yen.