Dragon Ball Super – Time Change, Hiatus, or Finale?

News broke overnight that Dragon Ball Super is going to be switched out for the Gegege no Kitaro series on April 1st. In addition, Fuji TV vaguely explained that there is no intention of a new Dragon Ball series, or that Super is officially over. This has led fans to speculate that Fuji TV is trying to avoid saying outright the series is cancelled. Whereas, others believe it is just moving, or being placed on a hiatus. According to this newspaper, the new Gegege no Kitaro series will indeed take Super’s…

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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 4…

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Additional Cast for Funimation’s Dragon Ball Super ‘Future Trunks’ Arc

Funimation has recently revealed new cast members for the upcoming Future Trunks arc for Dragon Ball Super.  The new cast members include: Eric Vale: Future Trunks Colleen Clinkenbeard: Future Mai Sean Schemmel: Goku Black David Gray: Zamasu Garrett Schenck: Gowasu For those who haven’t been following the series, the Future Trunks arc debuted with episode 47 on June 12, 2016 in Japan and ran until episode 76, which aired on January 29, 2017. The Future Trunks arc will premiere this Saturday on Toonami with Episode 47. New episodes air at 10:30 p.m. Source: Funimation

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Official Images: S.H. Figuarts Goku

Bandai Tamashii has updated the Dragon Ball page on their official website with images of the upcoming release of S.H.Figuarts Goku.  While Bandai Tamashii has released a standard version of Goku in S.H.Figuarts form in the past, this version of Goku is a brand new mold that is more faithful to his design. The figure will be a retail release in June 2018 priced at 3,780 Yen.  Source: Bandai Tamashii

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Majin Vegeta

Within the past few days Premium Bandai opened pre-orders for S.H.Figuarts Majin Vegeta from Dragon Ball Z. S.H.Figuarts Majin Vegeta has been a highly desired figure even before prototypes were shown. The first prototype was seen either late last year, or early in 2017 with fans expecting a late 2017 release. However, with pre-orders appearing in December, one can only expect an early to mid 2018 release! S.H.Figuarts Majin Vegeta is stated to feature three optional right hands, two optional left hands, and four optional expressions; the item will not…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’ Frieza Final Form

Bandai Tamashii has updated their official website for their Dragon Ball products with images of S.H.Figuarts Frieza Final Form.  The figure features some new retooled parts and is based on his appearance in Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’ & Dragon Ball Super. The photos feature that the figure will include alternate face parts, various alternate wrists, a halo, a tamashii stage, and effect pieces.  The figure will be a standard retail release in April 2018 priced at 5,616 Yen. Expect pre-orders to open soon at your preferred Japanese online retailer.   Source: Bandai Tamashii 

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Bluefin Brands Announces S.H.Figuarts Goku Black Release

Bluefin Brands has updated their official website with release details for S.H.Figuarts Goku Black.  The figure will be released next April priced at $65.    The figure will include: Alternate Super Saiyan Rosé head Black Kamehameha Wave Effect Violent Fierce God Slicer Alternated face parts X2  Exchangeable wrists (Left X2, Right X5)     “I’m impressed a human made it this far. Now I’ve got something special to show you…” Transform into Super Saiyan Rose! From the “Future Trunks” arc of “Dragon Ball Super” comes a much-requested figure of GOKU BLACK! Includes Super Saiyan Rose, letting you…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Goku Black

Over night, Premium Bandai listed up two order pages for upcoming anime related S.H.Figuarts releases. The first order page to be listed was for S.H.Figuarts Goku Black from Dragon Ball Super. S.H.Figuarts Goku Black will include an optional head to be displayed in Super Saiyan Rosé. In addition, it will include a Black Kamehameha Wave Effect and his energy blade, the Violent Fierce God Slicer. Furthermore, the basic Goku head will have three optional expressions whereas, the Super Saiyan Rosé will have two. Also, the figure will feature at least two pairs…

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Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Switch Release Date Announced

Bandai Namco Entertainment has announced the release date for the Nintendo Switch port of Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2.   Back in May, it was revealed that the game would be releasing this Fall in the west, however today they revealed the exact release date for the game. Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 is set to release for the Nintendo Switch on September 22.   Bandai Namco Entertainment also posted details about the new features of the Nintendo Switch version of the game as well as some screenshots.   Switch-specific features include: • 6 PLAYER LOCAL PLAY MODE (ADDITIONAL NINTENDO SWITCH UNITS REQUIRED).…

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Dragon Ball Super Tournament of Power Promo Streamed

Toei Animation has posted a new promotional video for Draon Ball Super on their official Youtube channel.  The latest preview features a look at the team of Universe Seven.  The Tournament of Power Arc will begin with the 97th episode of the series, which will premiere this Sunday.  Toei provided a synopsis for the Tournament of Power arc. According to an invitation that Goku gets, Zen-Oh is starting a martial arts tournament between all the universes called “Chikara no Taikai” (Tournament of Power). But it is the beginning of universal destruction. Something awaits the winners and losers of…

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