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06 December 2016, 10:46 AM EST

The second collected volume of Toyotarō’s Dragon Ball Super manga — originally and currently serialized on a monthly basis in Shueisha’s V-Jump magazine — officially hit Japanese shelves 02 December 2016 for ¥420 + tax. Spanning 216 pages, the volume covers chapters 10 through 15, the Jump Victory Carnival 2016 bonus comic, and also includes […]

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02 December 2016, 1:55 PM EST

While we typically add batches of articles to the “Press Archive” here on Kanzenshuu, one particular magazine stood out enough to warrant its own individual update: the February 1996 issue of Mangazine. Like other magazines of the day — such as Protoculture Addicts — Antarctic Press’ Mangazine featured original cover art showcasing the series of […]

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02 December 2016, 8:36 AM EST

Following up on last week’s special interview between Masako Nozawa (Son Goku, et al.) and Mami Koyama (Arale, Lunch), and in anticipation of this weekend’s sixty-ninth episode of the series, Toei has posted the second part of the duo’s interview on the official Dragon Ball Super website. Nozawa: Looking at it through Goku’s eyes… Arale-chan‘s […]

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01 December 2016, 11:02 AM EST

The latest issue of Shueisha’s V-Jump magazine in Japan (the January 2017 issue, released 21 November 2016) wraps up with a two-page spread recapping some of the rivals seen thus far in the Dragon Ball Super television series. In this spread, the magazine’s editorial staff reflect on these rivals and their, “…own personal degrees of […]

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22 November 2016, 6:31 AM EST

In promotion of the 69th episode of the Dragon Ball Super television series (set to air in Japan 04 December 2016), the official Dragon Ball Super website has posted a new “Special Interview” with Masako Nozawa (Son Goku, et al.) and Mami Koyama (Arale). Koyama: I was so happy when I heard they were doing […]

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20 November 2016, 11:45 AM EST

Our written “Reviews” section has been a bit neglected in favor of the convenience offered by our podcast, but the announcement (and subsequent release date adjustment!) of Dragon Ball Fusions was just the right kick in the pants to knock out another review! Though we gave our first impressions of the game back on Episode […]

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19 November 2016, 4:18 PM EST

The 1996 #13 issue of Weekly Shōnen Jump in Japan contained a special feature promoting the new Dragon Ball GT television series as well as the 10th anniversary theatrical film, The Path to Power. Introducing this special feature was a short, one-page comic by none other than original author Akira Toriyama himself! In the comic, […]

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15 November 2016, 2:21 PM EST

While the “Press Archive” has seemingly sat untouched here on the website since its launch back in September, we have been hard at work in the background amassing content for future updates. Today we are launching transcriptions from three issues of Protoculture Addicts: the May/June 1993 issue, the November/December 1995 issue, and the February/March 1997 […]

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10 November 2016, 1:41 PM EST

Today’s December 2016 issue of Animedia magazine contains — in addition to a two-page artwork spread by Tadayoshi Yamamuro and a few story teases — a brief Q&A session with Toei Animation Producer Atsushi Kido. The comments summarize the on-going battle in the current Dragon Ball Super television series episodes and tease plot points for […]

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08 September 2016, 5:48 PM EST

The “Press Archive” is a new section here at Kanzenshuu with the goal of documenting references to, articles about, and reviews for the Dragon Ball franchise from international (read: non-Japanese) media; think of it as a sibling to the “Translations” section. The section — which will only continue to grow over time — will generally […]