FIRST LOOK AT THE ‘DRAGON BALL SUPER’ MOVIE REVEALS THE BEST IS YET TO COME
In December of 2017, Toei Animation announced that the 20th Dragon Ball feature film was “in production”. Now, the official website for the 20th film has been released, along with a tentative title, Japan release date, a new look at Goku, and new comments by legendary Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama.
The new Dragon Ball film is slated to arrive in Japan on December 14, 2018. The new visual of Goku has a tagline that reads “’Super’ movie version begins.” Fans can now explore the official website, http://dbmovie-20th.com, for more upcoming news and visuals.
The movie is tentatively titled “Dragon Ball Super” with original script, screenplay, and character designs from creator Akira Toriyama. The director of the film is Tatsuya Nagamine, known for his direction on Saint Seiya Omega, One Piece Film Z, and episodes of the Dragon Ball Super anime series. Coming back to the Japanese voice of Son Goku is celebrated voice actress Masako Nozawa.
Akira Toriyama has teased what Fans can expect of the story recently, “The Dragon Ball Super movie this time around will be the next story that takes place after the [Dragon Ball Super] anime series. The content will shed a little light on previously unexplored topics having to do with Frieza and the Saiyans, and I think it will be a very enjoyable story that serves up a long-awaited formidable opponent!”
These comments confirm that the film’s story will continue to be set in the world created in Dragon Ball Super. Toriyama also reveals that Frieza and the Saiyan race will make an appearance and that a powerful, mighty villain will enter the story. Fans can view the rest of his comments on the film’s official website.
The very first teaser trailer for the new feature film has also arrived with Son Goku, brand-new animation, and the first glimpse at the mysterious new villain.
Check out the teaser trailer below!
Stay tuned for more visuals and trailers in the near future. Now, fans can rest knowing that the Dragon Ball Super saga will continue to grow!