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by Jodaku
Tue Oct 16, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: Fan-Created Works
Topic: All Systems Goku (Giant Bomb side podcast)
Replies: 50
Views: 3148

Re: All Systems Goku (Giant Bomb side podcast)

The latest episode is really heavy with wrestling references. The one thing I could not tell if they were serious or being facetious was the back-and-forth about Shawn Michaels. Are they really not aware Shawn is coming out of retirement to be in a tag match with Triple H to face The Undertaker and...
by Jodaku
Fri Sep 07, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: Fan-Created Works
Topic: All Systems Goku (Giant Bomb side podcast)
Replies: 50
Views: 3148

Re: All Systems Goku (Giant Bomb side podcast)

I'm about 10 episodes into this podcast after Mike's recommendation in another thread, and I'm loving it. Absolutely love the constant pro wrestling references and the occasional Metal Gear ones (two of my other favourite things). Most of all, it's just great to experience the series again vicarious...
by Jodaku
Wed Jun 06, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: Man of Steels fight scenes were inspired by DBZ
Replies: 43
Views: 1726

Re: Man of Steels fight scenes were inspired by DBZ

Nice to get confirmation of this. The fight scenes in Man of Steel me have always got my DBZ senses going.
by Jodaku
Sun Dec 17, 2017 8:59 am
Forum: Dragon Ball Super
Topic: "Dragon Ball Super" FUNimation Dub Official Discussion Thread
Replies: 5582
Views: 295043

Re: "Dragon Ball Super" FUNimation Dub Official Discussion Thread

I haven't been following the Dragon Ball Super dub at all, but getting Brian Drummond to play Copy Vegeta is pretty amazing.
by Jodaku
Fri Nov 17, 2017 10:21 am
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: Hiromi Tsuru, Bulma's voice actor, has passed away.
Replies: 229
Views: 10712

Re: Hiromi Tsuru, Bulma's voice actor, has passed away.

This is really sad, losing one of the originals. RIP Hitomi.
by Jodaku
Thu Oct 19, 2017 5:08 pm
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: Dragon Ball Z UK Magazine Game Reviews
Replies: 6
Views: 980

Re: Dragon Ball Z UK Magazine Game Reviews

Wow, talk about a blast from the past, I had that issue of Gamesmaster magazine with the Budokai 1 review. Unfortunately, my copy is long gone.

Thanks for reviving that memory.
by Jodaku
Sun Aug 27, 2017 7:08 pm
Forum: Episode Discussion Archive
Topic: Super Episode 105 (27 August 2017)
Replies: 325
Views: 31319

Re: Super Episode 105 (27 August 2017)

Dragon Ball Super is a curious beast. A lot of the time, it feels underwhelming, but it has been fun having new Dragon Ball material to watch every week, which as a whole might not always live up to expectations, but is littered with nice little character moments that makes the surrounding mediocre ...
by Jodaku
Mon Apr 04, 2016 8:16 am
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: UPDATED* Dragon Ball gets some love at Wrestlemania, AGAIN!
Replies: 31
Views: 1707

Re: Dragon Ball gets some love at Wrestlemania, AGAIN!

This almost made staying up until close to 5am watching Wrestlemania worthwhile. Almost. A great moment in a show lacking many memorable ones.
by Jodaku
Fri Oct 02, 2015 7:52 pm
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: Official On-Going DBZ 2015 Movie Thread: "Resurrection 'F'"
Replies: 28817
Views: 1483797

Re: Official On-Going DBZ 2015 Movie Thread: "Resurrection '

Ah, nice one Baggie_Saiyan. It really is a small world. The Wednesday showing sounded like it would've been an experience. Indeed! And yes it was, Wednesday we were supposed to be in Screen 9 like today but then they moved us down to screen 4 the bigger one and it was simply amazing. It was like be...
by Jodaku
Fri Oct 02, 2015 6:29 pm
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: Official On-Going DBZ 2015 Movie Thread: "Resurrection 'F'"
Replies: 28817
Views: 1483797

Re: Official On-Going DBZ 2015 Movie Thread: "Resurrection '

Ah, nice one Baggie_Saiyan. It really is a small world. The Wednesday showing sounded like it would've been an experience.
by Jodaku
Fri Oct 02, 2015 5:31 pm
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: Official On-Going DBZ 2015 Movie Thread: "Resurrection 'F'"
Replies: 28817
Views: 1483797

Re: Official On-Going DBZ 2015 Movie Thread: "Resurrection '

Just came from a screening of this here in the UK. It's pretty surreal watching DB on the big screen after 15 years of being a fan of the series. Up until the last few years, never thought such a thing would be possible but here we are. Decent attendance too, I would say my screening was at least tw...
by Jodaku
Sat Aug 22, 2015 2:26 pm
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: What is it that allows DBZ to appeal to older audiences?
Replies: 34
Views: 1599

Re: What is it that allows DBZ to appeal to older audiences?

I think the aging of the characters is a big thing. They almost feel like legitimate old friends that you've grown up with that you don't necessarily need to be in constant contact with, but you can dip back in with and guarantee to have a good time. Plus I don't think you ever really outgrow watchi...
by Jodaku
Tue Apr 28, 2015 8:00 pm
Forum: Dragon Ball Super
Topic: "Dragon Ball Super" Series Official Announcement & Discussion Thread
Replies: 73515
Views: 3587567

Re: Official Announcement Thread & Discussion

Lord Jesus! I'm a year away from being 30 but it's ridiculous the sheer emotion hearing this news has brought out. Watching Battle of Gods again a few weeks ago reminded me how much I still love the series, so the timing of the announcement is perfect. I really really like the Star Wars franchise an...
by Jodaku
Sun Apr 05, 2015 6:57 pm
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: Happy 60th Anniversary - Akira Toriyama
Replies: 24
Views: 1761

Re: Happy 60th Anniversary - Akira Toriyama

Happy Birthday Akira Toriyama! God bless you for creating a super memorable series that's stuck with me waaayyy longer than I ever expected.
by Jodaku
Fri Mar 20, 2015 8:12 am
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: Happy 15th Anniversary to UK Dragon Ball
Replies: 31
Views: 2192

Re: Happy 15th Anniversary to UK Dragon Ball

What fun ride that run was. I started watching in August 2000 when we were in the Freeza saga when Freeza was fighting in his second or third form. It was a bit of a cluster f*** at times with the dub switching and channel swaps. But great memories overall, and those adverts really brings it back. A...
by Jodaku
Thu Dec 25, 2014 8:39 pm
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: Goku as the Main Character
Replies: 32
Views: 2029

Re: Goku as the Main Character

I feel Goku is managed pretty well all in all by Toriyama as the main character. The first part of DB is undoubtedly Goku's story, both in terms of focus and actually doing most of the leg work to carry the plot along but by the time the Z-era arrived, Toriyama was pretty comfortable with having oth...
by Jodaku
Sun Jul 20, 2014 7:37 pm
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: Manga UK Announce DBZ Battle of Gods DVD/Bluray release
Replies: 293
Views: 20702

Re: Manga UK Announce DBZ Battle of Gods DVD/Bluray release

Well, I feel like a Granddad compared to you guys at 28, but I'm in Birmingham too. Depending on what date the showings fall on, I'll be up for meeting up if you don't mind an old geezer tagging along. :lol:
by Jodaku
Tue Jul 15, 2014 4:25 am
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: Official On-Going DBZ 2015 Movie Thread: "Resurrection 'F'"
Replies: 28817
Views: 1483797

Re: Dragon Ball Z 2015 Film

Oh, man. I feel it for the Kanzenshuu staff... God bless all of you for the next year or so... Didn't expect the announcement so soon, but I'm excited this. Toriyama seems to have rediscovered his passion for the series in recent years <or maybe discovered a passion he never realised he had> and thi...
by Jodaku
Thu Jun 26, 2014 7:41 pm
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: What Does The World Cup Have To Do With Dragon Ball?
Replies: 13
Views: 799

Re: What Does The World Cup Have To Do With Dragon Ball?

Well to break the trend a bit, I'm a massive football fan, and I love those shin pads.
by Jodaku
Mon May 26, 2014 4:19 pm
Forum: General Franchise Discussion
Topic: The new record for the most push-ups with one arm...
Replies: 18
Views: 1382

Re: The new record for the most push-ups with one arm...

Great stuff. DB can be weirdly good motivation for that kind of thing.

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