"Dragon Ball" Creator Sketches For Metal Band Maximum The Hormone

Akira Toriyama meets the nu metal who provided themes for Death Note, Akagi and Air Master

On October 29th, Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama caught nu metal band Maximum the Hormone (themes on Air Master, Akagi, Death Note) at Nagoya's Electric Lady Land. After visiting the band back stage, the manga legend agreed to sketch his classic characters for the group, which they in turn shared on Twitter.


bassist Ue-chan's Chaozu


Vocalist Daisuke-han's Taopaipai (and Dragon Quest's slime)


dumer Nao's Goku with Dr Slump's Arele 




The group had dedicated a song to DBZ's Freeza...





via @vinhnyu and Hachima Kikō


Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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