English-subtitled trailer also shown for first worldwide Crunchyroll theatrical release
Crunchyroll is officially bringing Toei Animation’s brand-new Dragon Ball Super: SUPER HERO film to theaters across the world this summer! The latest Dragon Ball Super movie will be released across the globe in both subtitled and dubbed formats in North America, Latin America, Europe, Australia/New Zealand, Africa, the Middle East and Asia (excluding Japan).
Exact premiere dates, additional cast announcements and ticket purchase information will be announced at a later date, so stay tuned to Crunchyroll News for the latest! In the meantime, catch up on the hit Dragon Ball Super anime series right here on Crunchyroll.
You can also watch the brand-new trailer with English subtitles right here:
Dragon Ball series creator Akira Toriyama is in charge of the original story, screenplay and character design for the film, with Tetsuro Kodama directing and Toei Animation handling animation production.
Masako Nozawa, Toshio Furukawa and other series regulars will reprise their famous Dragon Ball roles. Miyu Irino will voice the new character Dr. Hedo, as well as Hiroshi Kamiya and Mamoru Miyano taking the roles of new characters Gamma 1 and Gamma 2, respectively.
The film follows the Dragon Ball Super anime series, as well as the events of the blockbuster Dragon Ball Super: Broly feature film, which hit theaters in 2018. The film went on to gross over $115 million worldwide.
Dragon Ball Super: SUPER HERO is described as such:
The Red Ribbon Army was once destroyed by Son Goku. Individuals, who carry on its spirit, have created the ultimate Androids, Gamma 1 and Gamma 2. These two Androids call themselves “Super Heroes”. They start attacking Piccolo and Gohan… What is the New Red Ribbon Army’s objective? In the face of approaching danger, it is time to awaken, Super Hero!
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