DRAGON BALL Z: BATTLE OF GODS Red Carpet Premiere in Los Angeles on July 3rd
FUNimation Entertainment Announces Upcoming Event at Regal LA Live Stadium
Source: FUNimation Entertainment press release
Official Site: dragonball2013.com (Japan), dragonballz.com/battleofgods (US)
Special Thanks to Scott Lonski
FUNimation Entertainment announced that its animated feature film, DRAGON BALL Z: BATTLE OF GODS (ドラゴンボールZ 神と神, Doragon Booru Zetto: Kami to Kami, 2013), will be presented at a red carpet premiere at the Regal LA Live Stadium 14 Theaters in Los Angeles, CA on Thursday July 3, 2014. The red carpet will begin at 8:00pm followed by the screening at 9:00pm.
It will be a night of entertainment for fans of the popular DRAGON BALL Z franchise featuring an opportunity to walk the carpet alongside US voice cast including Sean Schemmel and Chris Sabat and Producer Justin Cook. Stunning animation and epic new villains highlight this first new DRAGON BALL feature film in over seventeen years!
Fans will be delighted to know that DRAGON BALL Z: BATTLE OF GODS is an original work from Dragon Ball creator, himself, Akira Toriyama, that follows the events from the internationally renowned animated television series. After the defeat of Majin Buu, a new power awakens and threatens humanity. Beerus, an ancient and powerful God of Destruction, searches for Goku after hearing rumors of the Saiyan warrior who defeated Frieza. Realizing the threat Beerus poses to their home planet, the Z-fighters must find a way to stop him before it’s too late. Only Goku, humanity’s last hope, can ascend to the level of a legendary Super Saiyan God and stop Beerus from destroying Earth, and possibly the entire universe!
On-sale dates for nationwide screenings taking place Aug 5, 6, 7 and 9 will be announced soon. For more details about the US theatrical release, visit dragonballz.com.
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For more information on DRAGON BALL Z: BATTLE OF THE GODS, please see the previous coverage here on SciFi Japan:
- DRAGON BALL Z: BATTLE OF GODS in March 2013
- New DRAGON BALL Z: BATTLE OF GODS Images
- Madman Acquires DRAGON BALL Z: BATTLE OF THE GODS for Australia
- DRAGON BALL Z: BATTLE OF GODS Production Notes
- See DRAGON BALL Z: BATTLE OF GODS in US Theaters