Tag Archives: Anime

Third and Final Chapter of dragongarowLEE’s “The Case of Being Reincarnated as Yamcha” Published on Jump+ Digital Platform

After a not-quite-as-long wait following the previous chapter, Shueisha has published the third and final chapter of fan-artist-gone-pro dragongarowLEE‘s Dragon Ball Side-Story: The Case of Being Reincarnated as Yamcha on the Shōnen Jump+ digital platform. In the chapter, readers are told the truth behind the young man’s reincarnation, as well as …read more

Sony Pictures Television Networks to Acquire FUNimation

Following a few months of speculation and confirmed-interest in the company, Sony Pictures Television Networks has announced their intention to acquire a substantial majority-stake in FUNimation, the North American distributor of the Dragon Ball franchise’s anime adaptation. SONY PICTURES TELEVISION NETWORKS TO ACQUIRE SUBSTANTIAL MAJORITY STAKE IN FUNIMATION Culver City, Calif., July …read more

Simulcast/Streaming Provider Daisuki Ending Service in October 2017

Daisuki, a joint-venture managed by several official Japanese entertainment companies, has announced their upcoming service closure: We regret to report that Anime Consortium Japan Inc.’s international anime streaming platform “DAISUKI” will be ending service as of October 31, 2017 at 11 a.m. Japan Standard Time. Included within the announcement’s minutia is a …read more

Masako Nozawa Comments on “Dragon Ball Super” Reaching 100 Episodes

The official Dragon Ball Super website has updated with a comment from Masako Nozawa (Son Goku, et al.) celebrating the series’ upcoming 100th episode milestone: 100話ってあっという間なのね!聞いてびっくりしました! これならまたあっという間に200話もいっちゃいそう! 最近は、ファンの人たちからのメッセージが毎日のように私のところに届いて嬉しいです。 外を歩いてても「毎週観てます」とか「面白いです」ってよく声かけてもらいますし。 ドラゴンボールの個数にちなんで「ドラゴンボール超」も700話を目指しますので、ファンの皆さん、引続き応援宜しくお願いしますね。 We hit 100 episodes in the blink of an eye! I was shocked when I heard about it! At this rate, we’ll probably reach 200 […]

Viz Posts “Dragon Ball Super” Manga Chapter 26 English Translation

Continuing onward from the previous chapters, Viz has added their English translation of the Dragon Ball Super manga’s twenty-sixth chapter to their website, wrapping up the “Future Trunks arc” of the manga. This continues the recent initiative of Viz simultaneously publishing the series’ chapter alongside its Japanese debut, which saw …read more

“Dragon Ball Super” Japanese Home Release Box #7 Packaging

Online retailers have updated their listings for the seventh Dragon Ball Super home video box set in Japan, covering episodes 73-84 (the end of of the Future Trunks arc and into the Universe Survival arc): The disc label art features the future and current-timeline Zen’ō (“King of All” or “Omni-King”) …read more