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Published by Hujio
23 March 2014, 3:00 PM EDT

As reported last week, with only two weeks left until Dragon Ball Kai’s grand return to broadcast television in Japan on 06 April 2014, a new promotional video (with the tagline, “The curtain rise on a new chapter of ‘Kai’!”) was on display in the Dragon Ball Kai booth at AnimeJapan 2014. Luckily for us, […]

Published by VegettoEX
19 March 2014, 7:06 AM EDT

This week’s upcoming May 2014 issue of V-Jump — officially hitting Japanese shelves 20 March 2014 — announces that the Majin Boo arc of Dragon Ball Kai will have a new opening: “Kuu-Zen-Zetsu-Go” (空•前•絶•後) performed by Takayoshi Tanimoto (Dragon Soul). The magazine also confirms the first closing theme for the Majin Boo arc, “Dear Zarathustra” […]

Published by VegettoEX
17 March 2014, 10:35 AM EDT

The official Japanese website for Dragon Ball Kai has not quite fully updated yet in preparation for the continuation into the Majin Boo arc next month, but a new announcement was recently posted promoting a preview event at AnimeJapan 2014: Special guest Masako Nozawa along with other participants will take part in a behind-the-scenes event […]

Published by Hujio
08 March 2014, 6:17 PM EDT

Fuji TV has officially announced its new show line-up for the spring of 2014, including Dragon Ball Kai, the “refreshed” version of the Dragon Ball Z TV series originally created for its 20th anniversary in 2009. Along with the announcement, a brief listing of main staff and cast is provided. In addition to the main […]

Published by Hujio
02 March 2014, 12:46 PM EDT

Japanese rock band “Good Morning America” has announced via their official website that their new single “Dear Zarathustra” (拝啓、ツラツストラ; Haikei, Tsuratsusutora) will be the new ending theme song for Dragon Ball Kai as it picks back up for the Majin Boo arc. They do note that this theme will only be used for the first […]

Published by Hujio
20 February 2014, 9:57 PM EDT

With the launch of the April 2014 issue of V-Jump providing the first official confirmation of Dragon Ball Kai‘s continuation into the Majin Boo story arc, the official Japanese website has also been updated! As of right now it is simply a splash page, with the previous iteration still available. Dragon Ball Kai, the “refreshed” […]

Published by VegettoEX
17 February 2014, 9:11 AM EDT

Earlier today, @manganewsjapon posted images from the April 2014 issue of V-Jump (officially going on sale this Friday, 21 February). These images confirmed what we have been suspecting for a while now: Dragon Ball Kai will be returning to Japanese airwaves on Sunday, 06 April 2014, taking over the time slot currently occupied by Toriko […]

Published by VegettoEX
09 February 2014, 11:43 AM EDT

Forum member linkdude20002001 took it upon himself to answer one of the biggest questions ever to face Dragon Ball fandom: who provided the vocals to FUNimation’s original 1995 opening to the Dragon Ball TV series (commonly referred to as “Gotta Find That Dragon Ball!“)…?! After reaching out to original composer Peter Berring, linkdude20002001 received word […]

Published by VegettoEX
30 January 2014, 4:29 PM EDT

The continuation of Dragon Ball Kai into the Majin Boo story arc is perhaps the biggest, most widely-known, open secret there has ever been for the franchise. Kanzenshuu can independently confirm that it is real and it is in production… and that is about all we can say for sure. The “refreshed” version of the […]

Published by VegettoEX
20 November 2012, 8:10 AM EDT

A news post on Toei Animation’s website reveals that Dragon Ball Kai (under the standard international name of “Dragon Ball Z Kai”) will be coming to UK television this month: The English media group CSC Media just acquired the TV rights for 53 episodes of Dragon Ball Z Kai. The English dubbed version should start airing […]