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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Mr. Satan

Premium Bandai has recently opened an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Mr. Satan.For those who are not aware, the figure is based on one of the main reoccurring characters in the Dragonball franchise. International fans should recognize him as Hercule Satan in the anime’s Funimation Dub or simply Hercule in the Viz print of the manga series. The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (LeftX3, RightX3) Alternate Face PartsX3 Championship BeltsX2 Bee the Dog Pre-orders for the figure will open on August 17 at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released next January priced at 6,696 yen. Those who wantRead More


Base Goku & Base Vegeta to Join Dragon Ball FighterZ, Kefla Joins Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

The recent issue of the V Jump magazine has announced that Base Goku and Base Saiyan Armor Vegeta will be joining the Dragon Ball FighterZ video game as the next two DLC characters. Both characters will be released in early August priced at 500 Yen.  The recent issue also revealed that Kefla from Dragon Ball Super will be joining the Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 game as a part of the third DLC pack. For those who aren’t familiar with the character, Kefla is the Potara fusion of Caulifla and Kale. Dragon Ball FighterZ is available for the Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The Nintendo Switch version of Dragon Ball XenoverseRead More


Funimation to Release Dragon Ball Super: Broly in North American & Canadian Theaters

IGN has reported that Funimation Films will be releasing the Dragon Ball Super: Broly film in North America and Canada. For those who are unaware, the film was announced earlier this week and will be the 20th film overall for the franchise. The film is set to premiere in Japan on December 14th, 2018 and the international release will be in January 2019.  IGN also revealed an official intentional poster for the film.   The film is stated to feature the origins of the Saiyans and Frieza with the film taking place shortly after the Tournament of Power.   More detailsRead More


Anime Expo 2018: Bandai America Exclusives Revealed

Bandai America has updated their official Twitter page with an announcement for their exclusives at Anime Expo 2018. Fans will be able to purchase the Dragon Stars Exclusive Saiyan Evolution 3-Pack priced at $80 and the Golden Frieza Edition Scouter priced at $50.  The Dragon Stars Exclusive Saiyan Evolution 3-Pack includes alternate versions of base Goku (with Whis Symbol) and SS Blue Goku as well as a brand new SS God Goku figure. Both items will be available at the FUNimation booth (#3000) at the convention. KAMEHAMEHA @AnimeExpo! Pick up the 2018 Convention Exclusive Saiyan Evolution 3-Pack ($80) and Golden Frieza Edition Scouter ($50) atRead More


Remastered Dragon Ball Z Movies Receive North American Screenings

Toei has recently announced that they will be teaming up with Fathom Events to bring several fully HD remastered movies based on the Dragon Ball franchise to North American theaters. The screenings will also feature exclusive content and those who attend these events will also receive and exclusive trading card, while supplies last.  The first film will be Dragon Ball Z: Broly – The Legendary Super Saiyan, which will be screened on September 15 and September 17. The second event will be a double feature consisted of Dragon Ball Z: Bardock The Father of Goku & Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn, which will beRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Future Trunks

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Future Trunks. For those who are unaware, the figure is based on his appearance in Dragon Ball Super.   The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (LeftX4, RightX3) Alternate Super Saiyan Head Alternate Face Parts Galick Gun Effect Part Sword Sword of Hope Effect Tamashii Stage Pre-orders for the figure will open on June 15 at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released this November priced at 6,264 Yen. For those who are willing to wait for the international release expect Bluefin Brands to reveal details soon. Those whoRead More


E3 2018: Dragon Quest XI Trailer Streamed

The official Dragon Quest Youtube channel has updated with a trailer for Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age. The latest trailer, which was featured during Square Enix’s E3 2018 presentation, takes another look at the game’s story. For those who are unaware, the Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age is the 11th main title in the Dragon Quest game series, which was released in Japan for the Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation 4 in July 2017. Watch the DRAGON QUEST XI E3 2018 trailer to learn of the fate that awaits the Luminary and his loyal companions. DRAGONRead More


Dragon Ball North America Tour 2018 S.H.Figuarts Exclusives Revealed

Bandai Tamashii has updated their official Instagram with reveals for the Dragon Ball North America Tour 2018 exclusives. Earlier this April it was revealed that S.H.Figuarts Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan Vegito (Event Exclusive Color Edition) will be one of the exclusives at the event, however today another exclusive was revealed. TAMASHII is thrilled to present SUPER SAIYAN GOD SS (SUPER SAIYAN) VEGITO –Event Exclusive Color Edition- to all Dragon Ball fans!! He will be one of the DRAGONBALL NORTH AMERICA TOUR 2018’s exclusive item and let TAMASHII know if you want him to come toRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Super Saiyan Gotenks

The official Tamashii Nations instagram has updated with the official release details for S.H.Figuarts Super Saiyan Gotenks. The figure will be a retail release this October in Japan priced at 5,616 yen. Expect Bluefin Brands to announce details for the international release of the figure in the near future. Have a look on the S.H.Figuarts stop motion animation PV which depicted the battle within Vegeta, Freeza, and Majin Boo and Gokou. ▶https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xfbAqVAFnvs&feature=youtu.be ☆Title of the PV👇 S.H.Figuarts DRAGONBALL SERIES PV "SON GOKOU -A SAIYAN RAISED ON EARTH-" —————————————————————- S.H.Figuarts SUPER SAIYAN GOTENKS ▶Coming Oct 2018*Japanese release date ▶5,616 yenRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Bulma

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Bulma. For those who are unaware, the figure is based on her appearance in the ending sequence of the original Dragon Ball anime series and also in some older concept art. The figure will include: Exchangeable wrists (LeftX 3, RightX4) Alternate face parts X2 Sub machine gun Goggles Five Star Dragon Ball Dragon Radar Pre-orders for the figure will open on April 13 at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released this September priced at 5,940 Yen. Those who are interested in pre-ordering the item earlier should contact their preferred middlemanRead More


Dragon Ball Super Anime Film Teaser Streamed

Toei has updated their official Twitter page with a teaser for the upcoming Dragon Ball Super film. The teaser features Goku getting ready to fight off a mysterious foe. No other details about the film are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. The Dragon Ball Super film is set to premiere in Japan on Friday, December 14. Coming soon, a new adventure to be the strongest begins. The new #DragonBallSuper movie teaser is here! 👀☄️👐 pic.twitter.com/DO8SidUfPz — Toei Animation (@ToeiAnimation) March 20, 2018  


Dragon Ball Super Anime Film Details Revealed

The official Dragon Ball Super anime film website has updated with some minor details about the upcoming 20th Dragon Ball film.  First, some production cast members were revealed for the project. The confirmed production team consists of: Akira Toriyama: Character Designer Tatsuya Nagamine: Director Naohiro Shintani: Animation Director Kazuo Ogura: Art Director Next, a new official visual was revealed.   Masako Nozawa will return to reprise her role as the main titular hero, Goku, however no other cast members were revealed at this time. Akira Toriyama had this to say about the project. This Dragon Ball Super filmRead More


Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Extra Pack # 2 Launch Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official Youtube channel with the launch trailer for Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2’s Extra Pack #2.  Extra Pack 2 will include a new story scenario and 4 new playable characters.  By playing the new story content, players will be able to meet the new character, Fu. Fu is a mysterious teenager who’s basic attacks revolves around his sword. While he is a master of sword based techniques he also has a good range of long distance attacks. Extra Pack 2 will be released on February 28 priced at $16.99 andRead More


Dragon Ball Super Anime Ending in March

Last week it was rumored that Dragon Ball Super could be ending in the near future, however no concrete details were revealed for some time. Today, Fuji TV has announced via their official twitter page for the Dragon Ball Super anime that the series will indeed end at the end of March. For those have not been following the rumors the series will end with episode 131 that will air on March 25. After the series ends it will be replaced by GeGeGe no Kitaro. Currently it is unknown if there will be another series after the end of Dragon Ball Super, so hopefullyRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Master Roshi

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Master Roshi. For those who haven’t been following the franchise, Master Roshi was the mentor to Goku and Krillin in their early years during the events of the Dragon Ball anime series/ manga series.  After the events of Dragon Ball the character has become a supporting character that helps the Z Fighters in their fight against various villains. The figure will include: Exchangeable wrists (LeftX6, RightX4) Alternate mouth parts Cane 3 Star Dragon Ball  Glasses Tamashii Stage Pre-orders for the figure will open later tonight in Japan at 4Read More