News Archive

For October 2008

Published by Hujio
31 October 2008, 6:06 PM EDT

We have confirmation from the Jumpland website that the new Jump Super Anime Tour special (“Heya! Son Goku and Friends Return!!”) will be streamed online absolutely FREE following the tour’s conclusion in November. Anime News Network reports: This year’s 49th issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine has announced on Saturday that the Jumpland website […]

Published by Hujio
30 October 2008, 7:41 PM EDT

Play-Asia has put up new listings for an original soundtrack and a theme song single for the upcoming “Infinite World” PS2 fighting game. You will be able to pick up the original soundtrack 07 January 2009 in Japan (LACA-5852) for ¥2,999. If you cannot wait that long, or you just want the theme song single, […]

Published by VegettoEX
15 October 2008, 11:50 AM EDT

Right on the heels of “Infinite World” on the PS2, “Dragon Ball: Origins” (originally released in Japan as “Dragon Ball DS”) for the Nintendo DS has gone gold and is also ready for its North American release from Atari: ‘Dragon Ball: Origins’ Goes Gold – Atari Completes Development on the First Action-Adventure Dragon Ball Game […]

Published by VegettoEX
15 October 2008, 11:48 AM EDT

Not much to report here other than the fact that games are at least finished for their North American releases and should be in stores on schedule! ‘Dragon Ball Z(R): Infinite World’ Goes Gold – Development Complete on Final Dragon Ball Z Game for PlayStation 2 System that Combines the Greatest Elements from the World-renowned […]

Published by Hujio
13 October 2008, 3:44 PM EDT

Way back in July we put up an image of the concept art of what the Dragon Ball movie individual discs special figures would look like. We finally have some actual images of these new figures! From left to right, we have Super Saiyan Gogeta, Coola (4th Form), and Legendary Super Saiyan Broli: We also […]

Published by VegettoEX
12 October 2008, 8:18 PM EDT

Episode #0149 of the podcast is available for download! This is probably going to finish out shows for the month, but hopefully you can all get along without new podcast material for a couple weeks! For the last show before our break, we dove into volume twenty (Viz’s DBZ Volume 4) of the manga. The […]

Published by VegettoEX
10 October 2008, 10:39 PM EDT

Well, that was fast! If you happened to read through some of our prior updates, you would have seen that there have been hints of a new vocal theme song being produced for the upcoming PS2 game “Infinite World”. One of the latest trailers (from Atari, no less) confirms this by blasting it right from […]

Published by Hujio
10 October 2008, 1:28 PM EDT

The third set of the Dragon Ball movies individual discs (DBZ movies 5 & 6) were released today and Toei has already posted the next set of covers. The next two films, “Extreme Battle!! The Three Great Super Saiyans” (DBZ movie 7) and “Burn Up!! A Close – Intense – Super-Fierce Battle” (DBZ movie 8), […]

Published by VegettoEX
09 October 2008, 10:44 PM EDT

Harley wrote to point us towards an interview from 1986 with Akira Toriyama and Rumiko Takahashi over on Rumic World. Definitely a good read, if for nothing other than a picture of a very young Toriyama! Seriously, though, there is a lot of really good insight from around the time that Dragon Ball was still […]

Published by VegettoEX
09 October 2008, 10:43 PM EDT

SuperSaiyan000 wrote to let us know that DBZ Battleground put up a new commercial for some of Bandai’s new figures. That surrounding clip-on aura is certainly… interesting: Our favorite part, though? The correct pronunciation of “Saiyan”.