Since its creation in 1984, the sprawling Dragon ball Manga and Anime Shonen franchise created by Akira Toriyama has amassed a thriving fan base in love with her goofy, adventurous spirit and the ever-unfolding saga of Son Goku, his family and friends. A teaser trailer for what’s to come Dragon Ball Super: superhero The film premiered at New York Comic Con on Thursday (although it hasn’t been released yet).
The creatives and cast of the franchise and those to come Dragon Ball Super: superhero from both sides of the world gathered to attend the New York Comic Con panel. The English voice actors Ian Sinclair (Whis) and Monica Rial (Bulma) took to the stage. Broadcast live from Tokyo and shared with a translator, Akio Iyoku, executive producer on the Dragon Ball series and manga editor for Toriyama, and Toei animation producer Norishida Hayashira (who produced the previous 2018th). Dragon Ball Super: Broly Movie).
10 years after Goku beat Majin Buu, the highly anticipated movie Dragon Ball Super: superhero to appear in Japan in 2022. After the San Diego Comic-Con 2021 made fans wait longer, the New York panel unleashed further surprises, not least a teaser.
The footage of the teaser trailer comes from finished parts of the film. It teased flashes of characters old and new, with Goku, Piccolo, Pan, a split second on Broly, and the newbies Gamma 1 and Gamma 2 showing up. With their character designs already teased at San Diego Comic-Con, Gamma 1 and Gamma 2 were revealed as the names of the twin-like gray aliens in corpsman-like uniforms, though their purpose remains elusive in the film.
Iyoku showed new character designs of familiar faces. It was Dende’s turn first. “Do you notice anything else? He’s gotten a little bigger, ”he said, as the little guy got bigger over time.
It also showed Bulma, the brilliant inventor, in a yellow jumpsuit. Her voice actress Rial asked, “If Bulma is there? [the movie], we can be happy [her husband] Vegeta too? ”And while Vegeta only appeared as a picture in the trailer in his infamous Badman shirt, Iyoku promised that the beloved, hot-headed Saiyan prince would appear without revealing his role. New designs from Kori, the eight-century-old round kitten and veteran of the old, were also unveiled Dragon ball Series inspired by Toriyama’s own cat. “The note to note is the perfect balance of his body and feline characteristics,” said Iyoku.
Pan, the little granddaughter of Goku, born to Videl and Gohan, will play an important role in the plot. Iyoki revealed a little about Pan’s relationship with Piccolo. “Pan grew up a bit and Piccolo apparently trained her,” said Iyoki.
Pre-recorded footage by Toshio Furukawa, the original Japanese voice of Piccolo, showed that “Piccolo is much more active.” With Pan under his mentorship, “he falls in love with her like a good grandpa”. With “aww” s from the audience, Furukawa promised fun when she saw Piccolo as her teacher. Sinclair commented, “I love the idea of Grandpa Piccolo. Piccolo is always like the best father. “
Commenting on the making of the film, Hayashida said, “We often find ourselves improving the details. We promise you a cinematic experience. ”He continued:“ One of the themes is ‘Pop’. We use “pop” to describe things that are fashionable and contemporary and modern. We saw an unprecedented movement of colors and textures. “
A pre-recorded Masako Nozawa, the original Japanese voice of Goku and his two sons, warned fans not to watch out for the appearance of the nefarious Red Ribbon Organization (keyword oooooos from the audience): “That’s all I can say with a grin on my face. They are terrible people, aren’t they? How could they act so cowardly? “
There has to be a major update on the English dubbing or a US release date. Rial commented, “We haven’t started dubbing yet, but we’re critically excited.” While the Japan release of Dragon Ball Super: superhero Scheduled for 2022, Iyoku said, “I want it to be as close as possible to the US release, but we’re waiting for it. We will give you a specific answer as soon as possible. “