Dragon Ball followers and sneaker heads each have one thing to have fun right this moment with the reveal of FILA’s new anime collaboration.
The brand new Dragon Ball sneakers are a pair of FILA Rennos, personalized to characteristic the blue and yellow shade scheme of Vegeta in his Frieza Power battle armor. The sneakers might be out there through Foot Locker and can retail for $100 in mens sizes, and $90 for teenagers. The brand new sneakers have been unveiled on the Funimation anime panel at this 12 months’s New York Comedian-Con, the place it was additionally introduced that FILA could be producing extra sneakers impressed by Dragon Ball characters, which might be introduced someday in November.
The brand new sneakers are simply one of many many Dragon Ball bulletins to come back out of New York Comedian-Con right this moment: the primary actual trailer for Dragon Ball Tremendous: Tremendous Hero was proven, which confirmed off the film’s new CG animation. The film’s producers additionally revealed a number of new characters, new redesigns for a number of of the sequence’ supporting forged, and some new story tidbits concerning the upcoming twenty first film within the franchise. Piccolo and Pan are set to be main gamers within the new film’s story line, and it was revealed that Piccolo has been coaching the younger quarter-saiyan, very similar to how he skilled her father, Gohan, following Goku’s demise throughout his battle with the Saiyan invader Raditz. The brand new film nonetheless doesn’t have a closing launch date, however the producers say it’s on monitor for a 2022 premiere in Japan, with a world launch coming someday shortly after that.
Dragon Ball first debuted within the pages of Weekly Shonen Soar greater than 37 years in the past, and in that point it has managed to remain probably the most common anime and manga franchises on the planet. Akira Toriyama’s martial arts epic is the third greatest promoting manga ever, with over 250 million copies in circulation worldwide. The sequence is seen as one of many foundational works of the shonen anime style, and its numerous anime variations have been credited with taking part in a key roll in increasing anime’s mainstream recognition exterior of Japan, particularly in the USA and all through Latin America. The franchise continues to today with the present Dragon Ball Tremendous manga, which is supervised by Toriyama and options artwork by the self-taught illustrator Toyotarou.
Supply: New York Comic-Con