DRAGON BALL SUPER Subtitled New Simulcast Episodes Started Nov. 512:33 PM
Building upon their more than 20-year association with the Dragon Ball franchise, Funimation® Entertainment and Toei Animation Inc. have expanded their partnership to include "Dragon Ball Super" – the first new storyline from original creator Akira Toriyama in more than 18 years.
"We are thrilled to continue our great partnership with Toei Animation," Gen Fukunaga, CEO and founder of Funimation, said. "Like with the recent blockbuster Dragon Ball Z movies, having original creator Akira Toriyamapassionately involved in 'Dragon Ball Super' is so wonderful to see and for fans to experience."
"We are delighted to introduce 'Dragon Ball Super' to a fantastic audience together with Funimation," Masayuki Endo, President of Toei Animation Inc, said. "'Dragon Ball Super' encompasses everything fans love about Dragon Ball, while talking the mythology to a whole new level. Toei's team of talented animators and creators have put their passion and imagination into this series."
After 18 years, we have the newest Dragon Ball story from creator Akira Toriyama.
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.
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About Toei Animation Inc.
Based in Los Angeles, Toei Animation Inc. manages the film distribution of Toei's top properties, including Dragon Ball all series, Sailor Moon, One Piece, Saint Seiya, and many others to North America, Latin America, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand. Toei Animation Los Angeles office further handles all categories of consumer product licensing based on its film and television brands within these territories. For more information, please visit toei-animation-usa.com.