News Archive

For July 2011

Published by VegettoEX
25 July 2011, 3:34 PM EDT

This week on our show we are joined by our comrade Hujio to discuss FUNimation’s announcement that they will be releasing the Dragon Ball Z TV series on Blu-ray beginning later this year in November. Will this just be a repeat of the orange brick masters from 2007’s “season sets” or does FUNimation have something […]

Published by Hujio
22 July 2011, 11:11 AM EDT

Happinet has unveiled the cover art for the final Dragon Ball Kai home video releases. Both are scheduled to be released 02 August 2011 with the DVD retailing for ¥1,995 (~$25) and the Blu-ray running a nice ¥14,679 (~$175). The DVD will contain the series’ final two episodes (97 & the “extra un-aired episode”) in […]

Published by VegettoEX
21 July 2011, 8:42 PM EDT

During their industry panel at Comic-Con this afternoon, FUNimation announced that the standard (non-Kai) Dragon Ball Z TV series will receive a Blu-ray release beginning 08 November 2011 with the first set entitled Dragon Ball Z Level 1.1 containing episodes 1-17. FLOWER MOUND, Texas, July 21, 2011 – FUNimation® Entertainment is announcing that it is […]

Published by VegettoEX
21 July 2011, 7:27 PM EDT

Namco-Bandai and FUNimation are showing off the upcoming Ultimate Tenkaichi (PS3/360) down at Comic-Con in San Diego this weekend, and have a few new tidbits to pass along. Most of this has already been divulged via prior interviews, but it is nice to see things like the character creation mode and nods to Dragon Ball […]

Published by VegettoEX
18 July 2011, 7:06 PM EDT

This week on our show we are joined by our comrade Herms to discuss “mistakes” in the most well-known of the guide books for the franchise, the daizenshuu. Are there truly mistakes in the books, however, or are these contradictions and questionable tidbits simply the work of fan mistranslations and over-active imaginations? Download the show […]

Published by VegettoEX
11 July 2011, 3:14 PM EDT

This week on our show long-time reader and listener Drabaz joined us to talk about his custom Dragon Ball-themed level in LittleBigPlanet called “The Search for Shenlong’s Little Big Dragonballs!” We also dove in to some listener questions about the Japanese language, dialect and speech pattern quirks, and even character names. Download the show now, […]

Published by VegettoEX
10 July 2011, 3:24 PM EDT

Amazon is currently having a pretty ridiculous sale on FUNimation’s Dragon Box sets for the Dragon Ball ZTV series — the first six sets are $23.99, and pre-orders for the seventh (and final) set are down to $31.99! Dragon Box 1 @ Amazon ($23.99) Dragon Box 2 @ Amazon ($23.99) Dragon Box 3 @ Amazon […]

Published by Hujio
04 July 2011, 12:28 PM EDT

Amazon Japan has revealed the cover art for the upcoming Dragon Ball Z Special Selection DVD which is scheduled to be released 05 August 2011 for ¥1,000 (~$12.50). The release will consist of a single DVD containing the Bardock TV Special and Trunks TV Special. The actually DVD case will come packaged in a larger […]