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"Dragon Ball Legends" Official Discussion Thread

Postby Sin » Tue Mar 20, 2018 10:16 am

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Bandai Namco has announced Dragon Ball Legends, a new mobile title set in the Dragon Ball universe with a heavy focus on fully-fledged player-versus-player online multiplayer. The game appears to be on Android (as it was shown at a Google talk), but I imagine an iOS announcement is likely.

20/03 - Announcement Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sL1aH6exacA

19/03 - GDC talk:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0SAqrLbek1Y

19/03 - Gameplay Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-MrYHhBIzdM

Official Website:

https://dble.bn-ent.net/en/
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Postby emperior » Tue Mar 20, 2018 11:36 am

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This is such an interesting picture. If that Saiyan in the blue U6 outfit isn't a new character from the movie it may confirm there will also be created characters, which is quite dope.

The game looks very fun, definitely more than Dokkan Battle in my opinion. I'm quite hyped about it, I've been waiting for a PvP Dragon Ball mobile game for ages and this actually doesn't look complex and might have both a fun gameplay and the addictive card-collection feature Dokkan Battle has.
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Postby sangofe » Tue Mar 20, 2018 11:55 am

Looks like a simplified sparking game...

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Postby TheMikado » Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:10 pm

Is that GT Pan? I thought GT was dead.

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Postby Draconic » Tue Mar 20, 2018 2:26 pm

The new character being designed by Toriyama is interesting. He looks great too. Between this guy and Caulifla, it looks like he can actually come up with cool new Saiyan hair-styles (after Cabba's quite generic one). That cover for the game doesn't do it justice, so you can take a look at it in this trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r-67SlKuR0o.
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Postby Lord Beerus » Tue Mar 20, 2018 2:35 pm

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Man, I wish that character design was for Cabba instead of what we got.

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Postby Draconic » Tue Mar 20, 2018 2:50 pm

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Man, I wish that character design was for Cabba instead of what we got.

He truly looks amazing. Quite sad he's only in a mobile game. Hopefully he gets popular enough to transition into more mainstream stuff like Xenoverse or Heroes.
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Postby SuperCyan2 » Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:00 pm

It's kinda like Tap Battle but in 3D over-the-shoulder instead. Also found it kinda funny they titled this game "Legends" which was a way that English DB fans used to call the PS1/Saturn game "Dragon Ball Z: The Legend" as "Dragon Ball Z: Legends". :P
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Postby SuperCyan2 » Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:00 pm

TheMikado wrote:Is that GT Pan? I thought GT was dead.

GT is beloved by many regardless of how much hate it gets from irrational fans.
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Postby ArchedThunder » Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:01 pm

The most interesting thing to me is that the models are modified Xenoverse models, many of the animations are from Xenoverse and the stages seem to be modified versions of the ones from Xenoverse.
Looks like they might be trying to make the XV models look a bit more like the new artstyle from the new movie.
Wonder if this is sort of a rough preview of how XV3 will look, art wise.

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Postby SuperCyan2 » Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:09 pm

ArchedThunder wrote:The most interesting thing to me is that the models are modified Xenoverse models, many of the animations are from Xenoverse and the stages seem to be modified versions of the ones from Xenoverse.
Looks like they might be trying to make the XV models look a bit more like the new artstyle from the new movie.
Wonder if this is sort of a rough preview of how XV3 will look, art wise.

While the Xenoverse series is quite popular and it's very much the Tenkaichi of this generation, it's also quite a drag, a boredom and a repetitive game to play because all it takes to win is mash a button and that's it. You win.

I suppose it can feel like a "simulator" of Dragon Ball Z but as a video game it's quite lacking.
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Postby Paper Lung » Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:21 pm

Oh look, another Saiyan with a bang. How original of you, Toriyama. Maybe if we're really lucky, he'll grace us with a new alien character with ears like Frieza, Cell, Buu, Babidi, Jiren, Frost, Botamo, and that little green announcer from the Universe 6 tournament.

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Postby SuperCyan2 » Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:33 pm

Paper Lung wrote:Oh look, another Saiyan with a bang. How original of you, Toriyama. Maybe if we're really lucky, he'll grace us with a new alien character with ears like Frieza, Cell, Buu, Babidi, Jiren, Frost, Botamo, and that little green announcer from the Universe 6 tournament.

Well, this Saiyan character at least has a tail unlike the Saiyans from Dragon Ball Super. :P

I find it interesting that this Saiyan looks sort of like "Super Saiyan 3.5" with the somewhat long brown hair and the tail, almost a Super Saiyan 4 without going full-on.
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Postby AnimeNation101 » Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:09 pm

Confirmed Roster So far

Goku
Kid Goku
Pan (GT)
Vegeta
Piccolo
Piccolo Diamao
Krillin
Android 18
Master Roshi
Tien
Future Trunks
SSJ3 Gotenks (?)
Cabba
Bardock
Nappa
Freeza
Cell
Kid Buu
Broly
Zamasu
Omega Shenron
Mysterious green eyed character
Original Saiyan character
Red Hooded Charcter
I called it that Gogeta, Bardock, and something Broly related would be in the movie before it was even announced that it was a Broly movie. 8)

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Postby sangofe » Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:28 pm

Paper Lung wrote:Oh look, another Saiyan with a bang. How original of you, Toriyama. Maybe if we're really lucky, he'll grace us with a new alien character with ears like Frieza, Cell, Buu, Babidi, Jiren, Frost, Botamo, and that little green announcer from the Universe 6 tournament.


I find your post rude and is lacking respect for the author with the sarcasm you use.
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Postby BlueBasilisk » Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:33 pm

Draconic wrote:
Lord Beerus wrote:Image

Man, I wish that character design was for Cabba instead of what we got.

He truly looks amazing. Quite sad he's only in a mobile game. Hopefully he gets popular enough to transition into more mainstream stuff like Xenoverse or Heroes.

Is his tail black?

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Postby Zero-ELEC » Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:48 pm

So, whose eye is this:
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and who is this with the two swords:
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And who is the hooded person at the end?

Are these all separate characters?

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Postby AnimeNation101 » Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:49 pm

It seems like the mysterious character that showed up in the middle of one of the trailers shares a striking resemblance to young Mechikabura. I posted a comparison on my twitter: https://mobile.twitter.com/A__Nation/st ... 0926556160

It looks like young Mechikabura with a helmet on. Even the shape of the helmet matches his hair spike shape. Even the stance of the character in the trailer looks really similar to the pic of Mechikabura from the manga down to the sideways evil eye look.
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Postby AnimeNation101 » Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:51 pm

Zero-ELEC wrote:So, whose eye is this:
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and who is this with the two swords:
Image

And who is the hooded person at the end?

Are these all separate characters?

Well, if you look at my post above, i think i know who shows up in the scene with the 2 swords. But the hooded figure and the green eyed person are still unknown. They could be one and the same but who knows. Also, apparently DBLegends and the new DBS movie are doing some kind of collab so maybe one of these unknown guys is the villain for the movie or its Yamoshi.
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Postby ArchedThunder » Tue Mar 20, 2018 5:00 pm

Game is being co-developed by Dimps, explains all the Xenoverse stuff. Also makes me wonder even more if the models are early versions of what we can expect from XV3 and if the original characters might show up in XV3.
Since we also seem to be getting original DB characters I hope those show up in XV3 as well, even if they reuse a bunch of the animations from this game for them.


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