The legendary series will return to American television in the form of Dragon Ball Z Kai this May on NickToons!
It was announced at the 2010 Upfront Presentation Thursday morning in New York City that Dragon Ball Z Kai will premiere, English dubbed, on NickToons (a partner channel of Nickelodeon) May 2010.
Dragon Ball Z Kai follows the last descendants of an evil race of warriors, known as the Saiyans, on their collision course with Earth. Goku–the strongest fighter on the planet–is all that stands between humanity and extinction and must face the villainous Saiyan warlord.
In Dragon Ball Z Kai, the original the Dragon Ball Z story is retold to more closely follow creator Akira Toriyama’s original tale. A project personally overseen by Toriyama, Dragon Ball Z Kai has been re-edited and re-made using the latest in digital technology. The new series also features renewed soundtracks and a re-recording of the series by the same cast that made the from the original FUNimation dub of Dragon Ball Z a hit!
In the same month as the television premiere, FUNimation Entertainment will begin releasing the Dragon Ball Z Kai series on DVD and Blu-ray on May 18, 2010.
Source: Nick Press Release