Published by VegettoEX
03 February 2017, 1:23 PM EST

Our “Press Archive” has been a fantastic opportunity to dive back into contemporary opinions of the day and compare them with what came later. Whether it be to our own experiences or those of the press decades later, these comparisons are essential to understanding Dragon Ball‘s journey from Japan out to our own corner of […]

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13 January 2017, 9:06 AM EST

This week’s February 2017 issue of Animedia in Japan contains a single page promoting the upcoming “Universe Survival arc” of the Dragon Ball Super television series: The “Universe Survival Arc” Begins! The Complex History of Earth’s 10 Representatives Do you remember? During the “God of Destruction Champa arc”, the Onmi-King, ruler of the universes, suggested […]

Published by VegettoEX
08 January 2017, 3:41 PM EST

We were privileged to have the “Did You Know Gaming?” crew approach us with a great script and narration request for a new Dragon Ball entry in their video series. Enjoy the video!

Published by VegettoEX
01 January 2017, 9:03 PM EST

While the last few years have all been massive ones, there is no denying that 2016 left its own distinctive mark on the Dragon Ball franchise. These were the top five stories of the year according to total website traffic, rate of traffic growth, social media conversations, etc. #5: April 22nd – Arale to Appear […]

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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 […]