Crunchyroll and Toei Animation have revealed the worldwide theatrical release dates for Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero, the anime will be released on August 19 in the US, Canada, UK and Ireland. A full list of release dates – so far – can be found at the bottom of this article, but note that the version sharing this information also states that additional worldwide release dates for the film will be announced “soon”.
A synopsis reads: “The Red Ribbon Army was once destroyed by Son Goku. Individuals, who carry on his spirit, created the ultimate androids, Gamma 1 and Gamma 2. These two androids call themselves- same “Super Heroes”. They start attacking Piccolo and Gohan… What is the objective of the New Red Ribbon Army? Faced with approaching danger, it’s time to wake up, Super Hero!” Check out the official English-dubbed trailer for the film below (if English subtitles are your style, Crunchyroll has your back).
Starting this summer, the film will be released in cinemas around the world on all continents, including North America, Latin America, Europe, Australia/New Zealand, Africa, Middle East and Asia (except Japan, which has already released the movie June 11). The film will be released in Japanese with subtitles and dubbing. The latest film in the famous animated franchise was originally slated for release earlier this year.
Here are the international release dates for Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero:
- August 18 in Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, Brazil, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Colombia, Central America, Ecuador, Bolivia, Uruguay, Paraguay
- August 19 in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, South Africa, Zambia, Vietnam
- August 26 in India, Indonesia
- August 30 in Malaysia, Brunei
- August 31 in the Philippines
- September 1 in Singapore
- September 8 in Taiwan
- September 15 in South Korea
- September 29 in Thailand, Hong Kong, Macau
Additionally, Crunchyroll revealed the English dub cast, which includes Son Gohan (Kyle Hebert), Son Goku (Sean Schemmel), Son Goten (Robert McCollum), Piccolo (Christopher R. Sabat), Bulma (Monica Rial), Vegeta (Christopher R. Sabat), Krillin (Sonny Strait), Trunks (Eric Vale), Videl (Kara Edwards) and Pan (Jeannie Tirado).
The Dragon Ball media franchise began in 1984 in Japan when the original manga created by Akira Toriyama was serialized in the Weekly Shōnen Jump anthology. It quickly became a popular series with remarkable staying power – 38 years later, Dragon Ball now spawns four television series, 20 feature films, numerous video games, and a wide array of licensed merchandise.
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