FUNimation Entertainment has, today, announced Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods will get a red carpet premiere in Los Angeles, CA (USA) on July 3rd, 2014 at Regal LA Live Stadium 14. The English dub voices of Goku (Sean Schemmel) and Vegeta (Chris Sabat) will be at the event along with producer (and voice of Raditz) Justin Cook.
Normal theater screenings will be held on August 5, 6, 7, and 9 and these will be throughout the United States and Canada. Over 350 theaters will be showing the movie and FUNimation will be releasing information on what theaters the movie will be played at specifically as the August dates approach. We hope to share the latest information with you as soon as it’s released right here on Anime Games Online!
Below is FUNimation’s official press release in regards to the Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods red carpet premiere.
FLOWER MOUND, TX- (6/11/14) FUNimation Entertainment announced that its animated feature film “Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods”, 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!
Following the events from the internationally renowned animated television series, Dragon Ball Z, 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! Fans of the series will be delighted to know that Battle of Gods is an original work from Dragon Ball creator, himself, Akira Toriyama.