Toonami France Available On Canal From Tomorrow 17th January
Toonami France, the channel of DC Comics and Cartoon Network superheroes and also Japanese anime will be available on French DTH (Direct-to-Home) satellite television provider – Canal (formerly branded Canalsat) from tomorrow (17/01/2016) on channel 164. Also tomorrow at 6.30pm, Toonami France will be premiering the much-anticipated anime series – Dragon Ball Super. Toonami airs action animation from Warner Bros. Animation and Cartoon Network Studios including Justice League and Ben 10.
Toonami USA Dragon Ball Super Premieres 7th January 2017
The long-awaited next installment of the Dragon Ball franchise – Dragon Ball Super will premiere on Adult Swim USA’s anime action block – Toonami on Tuesday 7th January 2017. Season 1 of the new series will have a total of 26 episodes, encompassing the Battle of Gods and Resurrection ‘F’ story arcs. New episodes will air every Saturday. Voice acting talent features veteran voice actors from previous Dragon Ball series’ including Seán Schemmel (Goku), Christopher R. Sabat (Vegeta), Jason Douglas (Beerus), Ian Sinclair (Whis) and Sonny Strait (Krillin).
Dragonball Super is animated by infamous Japanese anime studio – Toei Animation (also known for Digimon, Sailor Moon and One Piece) and dubbed in American English by Funimation. Toonami Asia will premiere the show on 21st January 2017, with another English dub produced by Bang Zoom Entertainment.
Dragonball Super Synopsis
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. Far away, the powerful God of Destruction, Beerus, awakens to a prophecy revealing his demise at the hands of an even more formidable being. When his search for the Saiyan God brings him to Earth, can Goku and his friends take on their strongest foe yet?
From The Funimation Press Release: English Dub Of “Dragon Ball Super” Hit Anime Series To Premiere On Adult Swim’s Toonami January 7, 2017 At 8 PM And 11:30PM ET
”Dragon Ball Super” is more than the latest adventure in the Dragon Ball saga – It’s a collaboration between the series original creator, Akira Toriyama and a passionate team of men and women who are both longtime partners and talented newcomers. “Dragon Ball Super” comes with everything viewers can hope for after waiting 18 long years for a new series – impressible dangers to overcome, the reuniting of beloved characters, and new additions to the mythos that will rock Dragon Ball’s very foundation,” said Masayuki Endo, President and CEO of Toei Animation Inc. “We are very excited to return “Dragon Ball Super” to its U.S. broadcast home on Adult Swim.”
“Toonami and the Dragon Ball franchise have a long and storied history together in the U.S.,” said Jason DeMarco, senior vice president of on-air for Adult Swim. “We are thrilled to be premiering “Dragon Ball Super” to our audience and keeping Dragon Ball on Toonami!”
“We’re extremely pleased to join with Toei Animation in this broadcast partnership with Adult Swim to bring “Dragon Ball Super” to a whole new generation of TV audiences,” said Gen Fukunaga, CEO and founder of Funimation. “I have no doubt that ‘Dragon Ball Super’ will eclipse the television success of the original Dragon Ball series that first aired here more than 20 years ago when anime was still new to the U.S. Those kids that grew up watching Dragon Ball now have kids of their own.”
Toonami Asia Dragon Ball Super Premieres 21st January 2017
Today (28/11/2016), Toonami Asia has announced the long-awaited premiere date for Dragon Ball Super, the latest installment from the internationally successful action anime franchise will premiere on Saturday 21st January 2017, also just before Christmas there will be a full first episode sneak peek on Saturday 17th December at 10.35am HKT.
The English language dub produced for Toonami Asia was dubbed by Bang Zoom Entertainment in Burbank, California, USA.
Below is a video clip of Dragon Ball Super, however it is geoblocked and is only accessible for Asia-Pacific internet users, but here’s the full video description for those who can’t watch the video.
The wait is over and Dragon Ball is finally back! The series debut of ‘Dragon Ball Super’ in Asia – and the international English-language premiere – is set for Saturday, January 21, 2017. But Goku fans around Asia who can’t wait that long can also get a sneak peek on Saturday, December 17 at 10:35am, to watch the full first episode – only on Toonami Asia.