If you are a fan of Dragon Ball Super, then you will soon get to bring some sweet Son Goku swag to your anime library. Late last year, the franchise debuted an English dub for Dragon Ball Super, and U.S. fans have swarmed over the series. With the show now airing on Toonami, the hype for Dragon Ball Super continues to grow daily, and the folks at Funimation and Viz Media are ready to give fans even more Saiyan goodness.
That’s right! If you want to bring Dragon Ball Super home with you, then you will be able to soon. Funimation has just announced plans to release the anime on Blu-ray and DVD. And, if you are interested in picking up Dragon Ball Super’s manga, then Viz Media will make that happen for you. The company plans to release the first volume of the manga starting in May.
You can check out the slides below for specific details about the Dragon Ball products!
The first-half of Dragon Ball Super’s Blu-ray, DVD release will get its launch from Funimation on July 25th. The Blu-ray will retail between $33-44 dollars while the DVD sells anywhere between $30-40. You can check out its production description below:
“With Majin Buu defeated, Goku has taken a completely new role as a…radish farmer?! With Earth at peace, our heroes have settled into normal lives. But they can’t get too comfortable. Far away, a powerful god awakens to a prophecy revealing his demise at the hands of a formidable being. When his search for the Saiyan God brings him to Earth, can Goku and his friends take on their strongest foe yet?”
Viz Media will begin to publish the Dragon Ball Super manga starting on May 2nd. The new series will be published both in print and digitally. The first volume will sell for about $10 in the U.S. and is suggested for teen readers.
“Manga and action fans are going to love DRAGON BALL SUPER, which marks the return of Akira Toriyama’s world-famous manga series,” Marlene First, an editor for Shonen Jump writes about the series. “Goku puts aside his idyllic life and faces powerful new enemies across the multi-verse in this thrilling continuation of the DRAGON BALL saga. Between Toriyama’s creative genius and Toyotarou’s dynamic art, strap in for an action-packed adventure with volume 1’s release this spring!”
You can check out its official product description below:
“In DRAGON BALL SUPER, ever since Goku became Earth’s greatest hero and gathered the seven Dragon Balls to defeat the evil Boo, his life on Earth has grown a little dull. But new threats loom overhead, and Goku and his friends will have to defend the planet once again in this continuation of Akira Toriyama’s best-selling series, DRAGON BALL!”