“Dragon Ball Super: SUPER HERO” will be released in theaters

Gohan, Goku’s son, must face the new android threat. (Crunchyroll)

Crunchyroll Y Toei Animation announced that together with Sony Pictures they are going to release in theaters around the world the new Dragon Ball movie called Dragon Ball Super: SUPER HERO. After the success that meant Dragon Ball Super: Brolyno one wants to miss the next installment in theaters of the story created by Akira Toriyama, which will hit the big screen in August.

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as announced Sony: “This is the first global theatrical release of Crunchyroll”. It should be noted that today the platform is the largest in anime after merging with its competitor. It is the official distributor and made an alliance with sony pictures for international markets. In this way, the Goku, Gohan, Piccolo and company movie will be released in North America, Latin America, Europe, Australia/New Zealand, Africa, the Middle East and Asia (excluding Japan, which will premiere on June 11). The versions in Japanese with subtitles and also dubbed into Spanish will arrive in theaters.

Poster of “Dragon Ball Super: SUPER HERO”, a film that confirmed its arrival in theaters. (Crunchyroll)

“For more than 30 years, the franchise dragon ball has delighted fans from all over the world who have followed the greatest warriors who defend the Earth from the diabolical forces,” he said. Rahul PuriniPresident of Crunchyroll to accompany this important announcement and added: “We are excited to be able to partner with Toei Animation to offer the latest chapter of Dragon Ball Super to the legion of super fans eager to continue the adventure and increase anime viewers who are discovering it for the first time.”

Dragon Ball Super: SUPER HERO It is the second film in the franchise. Dragon Ball Super. The first, Dragon Ball Super: Broly, was released globally in 2018 and grossed over $120 million at the worldwide box office and is the 5th highest-grossing anime film in the US.

This is Crunchyroll's first global theatrical release. (Crunchyroll)
This is Crunchyroll’s first global theatrical release. (Crunchyroll)

“In the past, Goku destroyed the evil Red Ribbon Army organization. But the will of the villains lives on! Now that they have been revived, the Red Ribbon Army creates new androids Gamma 1 and Gamma 2, and begin their process of revenge. Piccolo soon becomes aware of this disturbing activity and infiltrates the Red Patrol base. There he discovers an unimaginable weapon that could end the Earth. Pan will be kidnapped to make Gohan go to the base. There, he too will join the fight and start an unprecedented super battle. Where will this fight to the death take us? And, above all, what fate awaits Earth? ”, Announces the official synopsis.

The advances of Dragon Ball Super: SUPER HERO revealed that the story takes place several years after the events of the anime and movie Broli. In her, Gohan Y Piccolo they have been training together during this stage given the latest facts. Gohan he will reach his -new- definitive form, but he will also return to his old uniform. Piccolo, for his part, seems to have found a next state in his power, although he does not promise a great change in physical appearance as the Saiyans express it.

“Dragon Ball Super: SUPER HERO” is the second film in the “Dragon Ball Super” franchise. (Crunchyroll)

According to the extensive press release, the film “has the commitment and intervention” of Akira Toriyamaoriginal creator of dragon ball, in the writing of the script and the character design of the film. The film will be directed by Tetsuro Kodama and the Japanese voice cast includes Masako Nozawa (Gohan, Goku and Goten), Toshio Furukawa (Piccolo), Yūko Minaguchi (Pan), Ryō Horikawa (Vegeta), Mayumi Tanaka (Krillin), Aya Hisakawa (Bulma), Takeshi Kusao (Trunks), Miki Itō (Android 18), Bin Shimada (Broly), Kōichi Yamadera (Beerus), Masakazu Morita (Whis), Hiroshi Kamiya (Gamma 1), Mamoru Miyano (Gamma 2) , Miyu Irino (Dr. Hedo), Volcano Ota (Magenta), and Ryota Takeuchi (Carmine).

The franchise recently celebrated 36 years of its first appearance on television, but it continues to entertain old and new generations and continues to add to the legend of the legendary Saiyan warrior. Due to this phenomenon, dragon ball continues to release countless posters, images and previews of his next adventure that you can see in this note.

For now there is no exact release date. (Crunchyroll)
For now there is no exact release date. (Crunchyroll)

Without an exact date of its premiere, the good news is that given the rumors of its online premiere, Sony confirmed that Dragon Ball Super: SUPER HERO It will have space on the theater billboard in August of this year.


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