Dragon Ball Super ( japanese : ドラゴンボール超（スーパー）, Hepburn : Doragon Bōru Sūpā, sometimes abbreviated as DBS ) is a japanese manga serial written by Akira Toriyama and illustrated by Toyotarou. A sequel to Toriyama ‘s original Dragon Ball manga, it follows the adventures of Goku and friends during the ten-year timeskip after the frustration of Majin Buu. [ 3 ] It began serialization in Shueisha ‘s shōnen manga magazine V Jump in June 2015. The manga is published in English by Viz Media and simulpublished by Shueisha on their Manga Plus platform. A 131-episode anime television series adaptation produced by Toei Animation aired in Japan from July 2015 to March 2018. A sequel film, Dragon Ball Super: Broly, was released in December 2018 and became the highest-grossing anime movie of the franchise. A second film, Super Hero, will release in April 2022.
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plot [edit ]
Gods of the population [edit ]
several months after the defeat of Majin Buu, Goku is seen working as a farmer, and his kin and friends live peacefully. however, the God of Destruction Beerus awakens after decades of sleep. Beerus, along with his Angel assistant and teacher, Whis, seeks a warrior known as the Super Saiyan God, threatening to destroy the land if he loses to him. [ 4 ] Goku transforms into the Super Saiyan God with the help of his friends. Goku battles Beerus and loses, but his efforts quell Beerus, and he spares the satellite .
resurrection of Frieza [edit ]
Afterwards, while Goku and Vegeta train, with Whis as their teacher. The remnants of Frieza ‘s army collect the Dragon Balls and come to Frieza. After training, Frieza returns to Earth, seeking retaliation. Despite achieving the Golden Frieza transformation, he is defeated by Goku and Vegeta, who have mastered the Super Saiyan Blue transformation. In cattiness, Frieza destroys the earth, but Whis reverses time, allowing Goku to slay Frieza .
universe 6 [edit ]
Champa, Beerus ‘ brother and the God of Destruction of Universe Six, convinces Beerus to hold a tournament between the best fighters from their universes. The reward for the winner is the Super Dragon Balls, planet-sized Dragon Balls with about outright wish-granting abilities. Champa intends to swap Universe Six ‘s barren Earth with Universe Seven ‘s for their cuisine. Goku and his friends join the tournament. The tournament reaches its climax in a match between Goku and Hit. unable to fight Hit at full exponent, Goku forfeits the equal. Hit forfeits the final match, and Universe Seven wins. Beerus secretly wishes for the Super Dragon Balls to restore Universe Six ‘s earth .
future Trunks [edit ]
Goku meets and befriends Lord Zenō, the Omni-King of all universes, and promises to bring him a acquaintance. Later, Future Trunks reappears, with news of an enemy who resembles Goku, known as Goku Black. They discover that Goku Black is Zamasu, a Supreme Kai apprentice from Universe Ten who used the Super Dragon Balls to steal Goku ‘s body from a different timeline, as separate of his plan to obtain immortality and rub out every deadly. [ 5 ] ultimately, Zamasu and the future timeline are erased from universe by Future Zenō, who accompanies Goku back to the portray, where he becomes present Zenō ‘s friend. future Trunks leaves for an alternate timeline .
population survival [edit ]
by and by, both Zenō hold the Tournament of Power, where teams of fighters from eight of the twelve universes battle, with defeated universes being erased. [ 6 ] Goku, his friends, Android 17, and a temporarily revived Frieza join the tournament. They battle formidable warriors, such as Universe Eleven ‘s Jiren. Goku attains a newly kind known as Ultra Instinct, allowing him to fight unconsciously. [ 7 ] The tournament ends with Goku and Frieza eliminating Jiren along with themselves, leaving android 17 as the achiever for Universe 7. He is awarded one wish from the Super Dragon Balls, and restores the erase universes. Frieza is permanently revived .
Dragon Ball Super: Broly [edit ]
Frieza and his rebuild united states army seek the Dragon Balls. During his search, Frieza meets two exiled Saiyan survivors, Broly and his father Paragus, the latter of whom wants retaliation on Vegeta for his beget exiling Broly before the Saiyan homeworld ‘s destruction. Broly overpowers both Goku and Vegeta, until they fuse into “ Gogeta ”. however, before Gogeta can kill Broly, he is wished binding to the planet Frieza found him on by Frieza ‘s henchmen Cheelai and Lemo. Frieza flees Earth, vowing revenge. [ a ]
galactic Patrol Prisoner [edit ]
Goku and Vegeta are asked by the Galactic Patrol to recapture the fugitive Moro. In New Namek, Moro defeats them and uses the Namekians ‘ Dragon Balls to restore his abilities and release all criminals in the Patrol ‘s custody. Moro and the convicts rampage while Goku and Vegeta prepare for a replay. Goku learns to use Ultra Instinct at will, while Vegeta heads to Planet Yardrat. Moro leads his united states army to Earth, and Goku ‘s allies make a stand until Goku and Vegeta arrive and overpower him. In desperation, Moro fuses with the Earth, threatening to self-destruct. After absorbing energy fused by Vegeta ‘s fresh powers, Goku slays Moro, saving the earth .
Granola the Survivor [edit ]
Goku and Vegeta return to training. As Whis trains Goku to master Ultra Instinct, Beerus trains Vegeta in Destruction. meanwhile, a Cerelian mercenary named Granolah learns from his employers, the Heeters, that Frieza is alive, and vows to destroy him and avenge his home planet of Cereal. Granolah uses his satellite ‘s Dragon Balls to become the strongest warrior in the population, but the wish leaves him with only three years left to live. The Heeters manipulate Goku and Vegeta into fighting Granolah. several weeks late, Goku and Vegeta arrive on Cereal and confront Granolah. While Goku and Granolah fight, Vegeta recognizes Granolah, and realizes the Heeters ‘ misrepresentation. Goku and Granolah are matched, until Goku gains the advantage with his Perfected Ultra Instinct. however, it is revealed that Goku was fighting an magic trick clone, and the real Granolah disables Goku. Vegeta steps in to fight Granolah. As they fight, Vegeta achieves a raw transformation ; Ultra Ego. Vegeta gains the upper hand, but Granolah develops his own abilities through conflict, overwhelming Vegeta. interim, the Heeters search for the Cerealian Dragon Balls. Goku recovers and rejoins the fight. The fight finally heads to a nearby Sugarian city, where Granolah recalls the destruction of his people by the Saiyans. Leaving the city, Granolah prepares to kill Vegeta. however, he is stopped by his foster-father the Namekian Monaito who reveals that a Saiyan named Bardock saved them long ago. Forty years ago the Saiyans and Frieza ‘s army attacked Cereal without warning, leaving Monaito, Granolah and Granolah ‘s mother Muezli the lone survivors. Upon seeing Muezli holding Granolah reminding him of his wife Gine and newborn son Kakarot ( Goku ), Bardock leads the Cerealians to base hit at Monaito ‘s house. finally, Bardock and Monaito discover the Heeters, revealing that they were behind Cereal ‘s destruction and eventual sale of the planet to the Sugarians. Bardock besides overhears the Heeters ‘ plan to betray Frieza. The confrontation between the Heeters and Bardock and the survivors leads to Muezli being murdered by the Heeters ‘ drawing card Elec. Bardock is able to lead Monaito and Granolah to guard after defeating the youngest Heeter Gas. Granolah is distraught after finally learning the truth of his mother ‘s death and the Cerealian ‘s genocide. The Heeters Oil, Maki and Gas then arrive to finish off Granolah, Monaito, Goku and Vegeta. Gas, having his physique transformed and power greatly increased thanks to the regard Elec made to the Cerealian Dragon Toronbo, promptly fights and beats on Granolah and Goku as Vegeta goes to retrieve a Senzu attic. As he returns with the Senzu attic Vegeta decides to give it to Granolah, telling Granolah that he must defeat the Heeters and have his revenge. Granolah eats the Senzu bean and regains his fully persuasiveness. After saving Monaito, dispatching the Heeters Maki and Oil and reuniting with his AI eyepiece Oatmeel, Granolah confronts Gas. Granolah and Gas fight evenly despite Gas being wished the strongest in the universe .
production [edit ]
In accession to his role as the series creator, Akira Toriyama is besides credited for the “ original story and fictional character design concepts ” of the modern zanzibar copal originally directed by Kimitoshi Chioka. [ 8 ] Toriyama elaborated on his interest with the “ future Trunks arch ” saying he created the fib based on suggestions from the column department, “ As with final time, I wrote the overall plat outline, and the scriptwriters have been compiling and expanded the history content into individual episodes, making respective changes and additions, and by and large doing their best to make the story more interest. ” [ 9 ] In accession to new characters designed by Toriyama, early characters for the “ Universe Survival arc ” were designed by Toyotarou, artist of the manga version, and a few by both. [ 10 ] Toei Animation manufacturer Atsushi Kido previously worked on Dragon Ball Z for a brief time during the Freeza discharge, while Fuji TV manufacturer Osamu Nozaki said he has been a winnow of the series since childhood. [ 11 ] Morio Hatano, series conductor of Saint Seiya Omega ( episode # 1–51 ), began sharing the series director credit with Chioka beginning with episode # 28, before taking it over completely with # 47. From sequence # 47 to # 76, Morio Hatano shared the function of series conductor with Kōhei Hatano ( no relation ), another storyboard artist and sequence conductor for the serial. Masako Nozawa reprises her roles as Son Goku, Son Gohan, and Son Goten. [ 8 ] Most of the original mold reprise their roles deoxyadenosine monophosphate well. [ 5 ] [ 12 ] however, Jōji Yanami ‘s roles as Kaiō-sama and the narrator were indefinitely taken over by Naoki Tatsuta as of episode 12, so that Yanami could take checkup leave. [ 13 ] Kōichi Yamadera and Masakazu Morita besides return as Beerus and Whis, respectively. [ 12 ] The first base preview of the series aired on June 14, 2015, following episode 164 of Dragon Ball Z Kai. [ 14 ] The future day, the main promotional image for Dragon Ball Super was added to its official web site and unveiled two new characters, [ 12 ] who were late revealed to be named Champa and Vados, respectively. [ 15 ] A one-thirty-second dawdler including the fresh characters was uploaded to the series ‘ official web site on June 26, 2015. [ 16 ] The anime began airing on July 5, 2015 and was broadcast on Sundays at 9:00 ante meridiem on Fuji television receiver. [ 17 ] [ 8 ] On January 19, 2018, it was revealed that Super ‘s timeslot would be replaced with GeGeGe no Kitarō starting on April 1, 2018. According to Amazon Japan, the final Blu-ray set indicated the series ‘ end at episode 131. [ 18 ] The serial ended on March 25, 2018, with the conclusion of the “ Universe Survival Saga ”. Fuji television stated that no definite plans were made to either continue the series at a late date or discontinue it wholly. [ 19 ]
english production and broadcast [edit ]
Dragon Ball Super received an English-language dub that premiered on the Toonami distribution channel in Southeast Asia and India on January 21, 2017. This dub is produced by Los Angeles based Bang Zoom ! entertainment for the asian grocery store. [ 20 ] A sneak preview of the English dub ‘s beginning episode aired on December 17, 2016. [ 21 ] production on the Bang Zoom ! dub ended after sequence 27 as Toonami Asia and India ceased transmission. [ 22 ] [ 23 ] On November 4, 2016, Funimation announced the company acquired the rights to Dragon Ball Super and would be producing an english dub, with many cast members of their previous English-language releases of Dragon Ball media reprising their respective roles. a well as officially announcing the knight, it was besides announced they would be simulcasting the serial on their stream platform, FunimationNow. [ 24 ] [ 25 ] On December 7, 2016, IGN reported that the Funimation English dub of Dragon Ball Super would air on Adult Swim Saturdays at 8 post meridiem with an encore screening in their Toonami block late that nox at 11:30 post meridiem starting on January 7, 2017 [ 26 ] [ 27 ] aboard Dragon Ball Z Kai: The Final Chapters. [ 28 ] This was former confirmed on Toonami ‘s official Facebook page. [ 29 ] The United States premier of Dragon Ball Super obtained 1,063,000 viewers for its 8 post meridiem showing on Adult Swim. [ 30 ] The English-subtitled simulcast of Dragon Ball Super was made available in North America and Europe through Crunchyroll and Daisuki. [ 31 ] Following the closure of Daisuki, the host Dragon Ball Super episodes were transferred to the Dragon Ball Super Card Game web site in February 2018 and was available until March 29, 2019. [ 32 ] [ 33 ] Cartoon Network Africa began airing the anime in April 2020 in South Africa at 16:45 CAT. In Australia, ABC Me started airing Dragon Ball Super on November 3, 2018, with a new episode every Saturday at 2:45 prime minister. In the United Kingdom, the series aired on Pop from July 1, 2019, with episodes first airing at 7pm on weekdays. [ 34 ] [ 35 ]
music [edit ]
Norihito Sumitomo, the composer for Battle of Gods and Resurrection ‘F’, is scoring Dragon Ball Super. [ 36 ] An original soundtrack for the anime was released on candle by Nippon Columbia on February 24, 2016. [ 37 ] The first open theme song for episodes 1 to 76 is “ Chōzetsu☆Dynamic ! “ ( 超絶☆ダイナミック！, Chōzetsu Dainamikku, “ excellent Dynamic ! ” ) by Kazuya Yoshii of The Yellow Monkey in both Japanese and English. The lyrics were penned by Yukinojo Mori who has written numerous songs for the Dragon Ball series. [ 38 ] The irregular open theme song for episodes 77 to 131 is “ Genkai Toppa × Survivor ” ( 限界突破×サバイバー, “ Limit Break × Survivor ” ) by enka singer Kiyoshi Hikawa in japanese and Nathan Sharp in English. Mori wrote the lyrics for the rock song, while Takafumi Iwasaki composed the music. [ 39 ] [ 40 ] The first ending root birdcall for episodes 1 to 12 is “ Hello Hello Hello ” ( ハローハローハロー, Harō Harō Harō ) by japanese rock ring Good Morning America in japanese and Jonathan Young in English. [ 38 ] The moment ending theme birdcall for episodes 13 to 25 is “ Starring headliner ” ( スターリングスター, Sutāringu Sutā ) by the group Key Talk in English and ProfessorShyguy in English. [ 41 ] [ 42 ] The third ending sung for episodes 26 to 36 is “ Usubeni ” ( 薄紅, “ light Pink ” ) by the band Lacco Tower in Japanese and Jeff Smith in English. The fourth ending subject sung for episodes 37 to 49 is “ everlastingly Dreaming ” by Czecho No Republic in japanese and Mystery Skulls in English. [ 43 ] The fifth ending theme song for episodes 50 to 59 is “ Yokayoka dance ” ( よかよかダンス, Yokayoka Dansu, “ It ‘s all right Dance ” ) by idol group Batten Showjo Tai in japanese and Dani Artaud in English. [ 44 ] The sixth ending theme song for episodes 60 to 72 is “ Chao Han Music ” ( 炒飯MUSIC, Chāhan Myūjikku ) by Arukara in japanese and Elliot Coleman in English. [ 45 ] The seventh ending theme song for episodes 73 to 83 is “ Aku no Tenshi to Seigi no Akuma ” ( 悪の天使と正義の悪魔, “ Evil Angel and Righteous Devil ” ) by The Collectors in japanese and William Kubley in English. [ 46 ] The one-eighth ending root sung for episodes 84 to 96 is “ Boogie Back ” by Miyu Inoue and Lizzy Land in English. [ 47 ] [ 48 ] The ninth ending theme song for episodes 97 to 108 is “ Haruka ” ( 遥 ) by Lacco Tower in japanese and Zachary J. Willis in English. [ 49 ] The one-tenth ending theme song for episodes 109 to 121 is “ 70cm Shiho no Madobe ” ( 70cm四方の窓辺, “ By a 70cm Square Window ” ) by RottenGraffty in japanese and Lawrence B. Park in English. [ 50 ] [ 51 ] The eleventh ending root song for episodes 122 to 131 is “ Lagrima ” by OnePixcel in japanese and Amanda Lee in English. [ 52 ]
Media [edit ]
Manga [edit ]
Dragon Ball Super is illustrated by artist Toyotarou, who was previously creditworthy for the official Resurrection ‘F’ manga adaptation, began serialization in the August 2015 issue of V Jump, which was released on June 20, 2015. [ 53 ] [ 54 ] Toyotarou explained that he receives the major plot points from Toriyama, before drawing the storyboard and filling in the details in between himself. He sends the storyboard to Toriyama for review, who edits the initial draft, making dialogue and artwork changes, before sending it back to Toyotarou, who illustrates the final draft and sends it to Shueisha for publication. [ 55 ] Beginning in November 2018, after covering the last narrative bow from the Super zanzibar copal series, the manga began its own original floor arch. [ 56 ] [ 57 ] Shueisha began collecting the chapters into tankōbon volumes. Viz Media began posting loose english translations of the manga chapters to their web site on June 24, 2016. [ 58 ] A print free of the beginning volume followed in spring 2017. [ 59 ] The inaugural volume was released on April 4, 2016. [ 60 ]
zanzibar copal [edit ]
The anime television series was produced by Toei Animation, with individual episodes written by different screenwriters, and aired on Fuji television from July 2015 to March 2018. The first gear 27 episodes readapt the events of the Battle of Gods and Resurrection ‘F’ films. The series ran for 131 episodes, broadcast from July 5, 2015 to March 25, 2018, on FNS ( Fuji television ) .
Films [edit ]
An animate film, Dragon Ball Super: Broly, was the first film in the Dragon Ball franchise to be produced under the Super chronology. Released on December 14, 2018, most of the film is set after the “ universe Survival ” story arch ( the begin of the movie takes stead in the past ). A post horse showcasing the film ‘s new art stylus was released on March 12, 2018. [ 61 ] A teaser depicting Goku facing off against Broly was released a week late. [ 62 ] [ 63 ] The first preview was released at San Diego Comic-Con International 2018. [ 64 ] The second trailer was released on October 4, 2018. The english version of the irregular preview was released on October 5, 2018. [ 65 ] [ 66 ] A second Dragon Ball Super film has been confirmed to be in pre-production as of June 4, 2019 by Toei administrator Akio Iyoku. Iyoku feels that the movie “ will credibly be wholly different [ from Broly ]. ” [ 67 ] On May 8, 2021, Toei Animation announced that the second film will feature an original story and will be released in 2022. [ 68 ] On July 23, 2021, the sequel ’ s official title was revealed as Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero. [ 69 ]
home television [edit ]
In Japan, the zanzibar copal serial was released on Blu-ray and DVD by Happinet between December 2015 and July 2018, with each “ Box ” besides containing textless opening and close credits sequences and packaged with a booklet. [ 70 ] In North America, Funimation began releasing the series from July 2017, again on both DVD and Blu-ray, containing both English-dubbed and English-subtitled japanese versions ; the Blu-ray releases by and large besides contain interviews with the English cast and textless opening/closing credits sequences. Funimation ‘s localize releases are distributed in the United Kingdom and Australasia by Manga Entertainment and Madman Entertainment respectively .
english [edit ]
|Region 1/A||Region 2/B||Region 4/B|
|Part One|| July 25, 2017|| October 30, 2017|| September 6, 2017||2||1–13|
|Part Two|| October 3, 2017|| January 29, 2018|| December 6, 2017||2||14–26|
|Part Three|| February 20, 2018|| June 4, 2018|| March 7, 2018||2||27–39|
|Part Four|| June 19, 2018|| August 6, 2018|| August 15, 2018||2||40–52|
|Part Five|| October 2, 2018|| October 8, 2018|| December 5, 2018||2||53–65|
|Part Six|| January 8, 2019|| February 18, 2019|| March 6, 2019||2||66–78|
|Part Seven|| April 2, 2019|| September 23, 2019|| June 5, 2019||2||79–91|
|Part Eight|| July 2, 2019|| October 28, 2019|| September 4, 2019
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|Part Nine|| October 8, 2019|| December 9, 2019|| December 4, 2019||2||105–117|
|Part Ten|| January 14, 2020|| January 20, 2020|| March 4, 2020||2||118–131|
|Collection 1||N/A||N/A|| December 5, 2018||8||1–52|
|Collection 2||N/A||N/A|| October 9, 2019||8||53–104|
|Collection 3||N/A||N/A|| October 7, 2020||4||105–131|
|Complete Collection||N/A|| November 2, 2020|| November 18, 2020||20||1–131|
japanese [edit ]
|Box 1|| December 2, 2015||2||1–12|
|Box 2|| March 2, 2016||2||13–24|
|Box 3|| July 2, 2016||2||25–36|
|Box 4|| October 4, 2016||2||37–48|
|Box 5|| January 6, 2017||2||49–60|
|Box 6|| April 4, 2017||2||61–72|
|Box 7|| August 2, 2017||2||73–84|
|Box 8|| October 3, 2017||2||85–96|
|Box 9|| January 6, 2018||2||97–108|
|Box 10|| April 3, 2018||2||109–120|
|Box 11|| July 3, 2018||2||121–131|
trade [edit ]
Bandai announced that a cable of Dragon Ball Super toys would be available in the United States in summer 2017. [ 116 ] Bandai has besides announced the update Dragon Ball Super Card Game that starts with one starter deck, one extra pack containing 4 booster packs and a promotional Vegeta circuit board and a booster box with 24 packs. It was released on July 28, 2017. [ 117 ] A line of six Dragon Ball Super Happy Meal toys were made available at japanese McDonald ‘s restaurants in May 2017. [ 118 ]
reception [edit ]
Anime reception [edit ]
first impressions of the series ‘ introduction episode were by and large positive with the quality of animation being praised the most. [ 119 ] Richard Eisenbeis of Kotaku praised the series ‘ style sequence and said “ My middle-school self is so happy right now, you guys. ” [ 120 ] Jamieson Cox of The Verge besides praised the style sequence and said that “ Dragon Ball Super’ s intro will have you begging for its union american release ”. Cox was besides surprised that, considering how popular the franchise is, the series did not launch internationally at the like clock time. He called it “ a move that would n’t be unprecedented ” giving Sailor Moon Crystal as an exemplar. [ 121 ]
The original animation for sequence five ( bequeath ) was widely criticized by viewers and was redrawn for Blu-ray and DVD release ( justly ). however, the fifth episode received harsh criticism from japanese and westerly audiences due to its poor animation style compared to the previous four episodes. These problems continued at episode twenty-four, and several more episodes forth. Dragon Ball Kai and Resurrection ‘F’ producer Norihiro Hayashida felt that the criticism was overblown. He said that people were criticizing the entire series based on a few badly sequences that were done by newly animators. He went on to explain a quality decline in the anime industry that he believes is the result of studios cutting time given for post-production and not allowing for reviews of the final product. [ 122 ] [ 123 ] [ 124 ] Despite this, the Champa Arc was praised for improving its animation. Episode 39 was noted improved animation and praised fighting sequences. attack of the Fanboy reported that “ Dragon Ball Super ” episode 39 may be the best episode of the series to date. [ 125 ] Goku and Hit ‘s crusade “ starts off explosively from the beginning. ” [ 126 ] The Future Trunks Arc besides garnered positive response from fans and critics alike. IGN ‘s Shawn Saris acclaiming Episode 66, stating that, “ Episode 66 of Dragon Ball Super has a few missteps but ultimately leads to a great final battle with Zamasu. ” [ 127 ] Anime News Network criticized the hapless animation and narrative quoted as “ shameless soap opera ” based on the handling of the casting. [ 128 ] The final bow, “ Universe Survival Arc, ” garnered much more positive reception than previous bow. several episodes such as 109/110 and 116 have been cited as some of the Super serial ‘ best episodes ; [ 129 ] [ 130 ] Despite this praise, Jay Gibbs of ComicsVerse criticized the serial for its inconsistent narrative, having heard “ an explanation within an episode, then see that very explanation invalidated seconds later. ” [ 131 ] Episodes 130 and 131 were alive streamed in diverse cities across latin american countries including Mexico, El Salvador, Bolivia, Ecuador, and Nicaragua for loose in populace venues. [ 132 ] [ 133 ] The public screenings drew boastfully phonograph record audiences, which included filling stadiums in Mexico and other latin american countries, [ 134 ] with each screening drawing audiences numbering in the thousands to the tens of thousands. [ 135 ] even though the fan chemical reaction has been positive, Dragon Ball Super has been criticized by fans for lacking the blood and gore that was introduce in its predecessor Dragon Ball Z. This is, however, due to the fact that the series is targeted towards a younger demographic than the former installments, and as such, censoring would not allow such content to be shown on a television program targeted towards children. [ 136 ] A Dragon Ball Super sequence received a major complaint by the Broadcasting Ethics and Program Improvement Organization as the separate of the history involved Master Roshi making multiple sexual attacks on the female quality Yurin. [ 137 ]
Accolades [edit ]
2017 Crunchyroll Anime Awards : [ 138 ]
- Best Continuing Series – Dragon Ball Super – Nominated
2018 Crunchyroll Anime Awards : [ 139 ]
- Best Fight Scene (Presented by Capcom) – Jiren vs. Goku – Nominated
- Best Continuing Series (Presented by VRV) – Dragon Ball Super – Winner
Manga reception [edit ]
All four volumes of Dragon Ball Super ‘s manga adaptation have charted on Oricon ‘s hebdomadally list of the best-selling manga ; volumes one and two sold 29,995 and 56,947 copies in their debut weeks respectively. [ 142 ] [ 143 ] volume three was the fourthly best-selling for its workweek with 92,114 copies sold, [ 144 ] and volume four was fourth its workweek with 150,889. [ 145 ] According to Nielsen BookScan, the English version of book one was the second best-selling graphic novel of May 2017, [ 146 ] the ninth of June, [ 147 ] the fourteenth of July, [ 148 ] and the eighteenth of August. [ 149 ] Dragon Ball Super volume 4 topped NPD BookScan ‘s graphic novels list for January 2019. [ 150 ] In Japan, the manga ‘s tankōbon volumes 1 and 2 sold 594,342 copies as of June 2017, [ 151 ] book 3 sold 236,720 copies as of July 2017, [ 152 ] volume 4 sold 267,417 copies as of November 2017, [ 153 ] volume 5 sold 400,000 copies as of April 2018, [ 154 ] book 6 sold 216,871 copies as of June 2018, [ 155 ] bulk 7 sold 208,796 copies as of September 2018, [ 156 ] volume 8 sold 314,269 copies as of January 2019, [ 157 ] [ 158 ] volume 9 sold 188,027 copies as of April 2019, [ 159 ] [ 160 ] volume 10 sold 196,204 copies as of August 2019, [ 161 ] [ 162 ] [ 163 ] book 11 sold 119,283 copies as of December 2019, [ 164 ] volume 12 sold 146,305 copies as of April 2020, [ 165 ] [ 166 ] volume 13 sold 155,095 copies as of August 2020, [ 167 ] [ 168 ] volumen 14 sold 95,101 copies as of December 2020 [ 169 ] and volumen 15 sold 150,971 copies as of April 2021. [ 170 ] [ 171 ] According to Oricon ‘s annual Sales Ranking 2020 – top 50, Dragon Ball Super ranked at # 38 with annual Sales – 1,019,655 Copies Sales. [ 172 ] [ 173 ] This adds up to at least 3,289,401 tankōbon copies sold in Japan as of April 2021. Tom Speelman of ComicsAlliance noted that Toyotarou ‘s condense and altered versions of the Battle of Gods and Resurrection ‘F’ bow made it a batch easier to speed through and added suspense. He besides said that for the first prison term he could not decide whether the anime or manga was superior. [ 174 ]
Notes [edit ]
- Dragon Ball Super: Broly (2018). These events are depicted in the film ( 2018 ) .