Warning! Major spoilers for Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero to follow! A Dragon Ball Super animator celebrates the run of Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero in theaters with a new look at Gohan and Piccolo’s latest transformations making their debut in the movie! The latest Dragon Ball Super movie has been hitting theaters in Japan since its launch in early summer, and it’s now gearing up for its worldwide theatrical release next month. As fans continue to wait, Toei Animation has revealed many of the biggest moments and scenes from the film itself to help hype its release.
It was an exciting film to begin with as it teased that Gohan and Piccolo would take center stage against the next major threat to Earth, and making things even more intriguing was the revelation that they had in fact broken through new forms. powerful at the film’s climax. Dragon Ball Super: Super heroes shared spoiler-filled looks and details about Gohan and Piccolo’s latest transformations for the film. Now the two (and the film’s main villain) have been brought to life in a whole new way with special art from acclaimed animator Yuya Takahashi. Shared with fans on Twitter, check out Takahashi’s new art below:
— 高橋優也アニメ作画 (@TTSoolBNiuIb6jG) July 22, 2022
During the heyday of Dragon Ball Super: Super heroes, Gohan and Piccolo release powerful new forms that bring them to the same level of power as Goku and Vegeta. Piccolo’s new “Orange Piccolo” form comes as a giant transformation aided by the power of a new wish on the Dragon Balls, and Gohan’s new “Gohan Beast” form is a variant of his ultimate transformation that fans have looking forward to seeing more in action. Because ultimately these new powers make Gohan and Piccolo much more viable for more fights in the future.
It won’t be long before we can all see these new forms in action when Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero releases in North America on August 19th. Tickets for the film are on sale now, and Crunchyroll and Sony Pictures Entertainment are teasing the film as such, “The Red Ribbon Army was once destroyed by Son Goku. Individuals, who carry on his spirit, created the ultimate androids, Gamma 1 and Gamma 2. These two androids call themselves “Super Heroes”. They start attacking Piccolo and Gohan… What is the objective of the New Red Ribbon Army? In the face of approaching danger, he is Time to wake up, Super Hero!”
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