Dragon Ball Z (ドラゴンボールＺ, Doragon Bōru Zetto; commonly abbreviated as DBZ) is the long-running sequel to the anime Dragon Ball.
The series is a close adaptation of the second (and far longer) portion of the Dragon Ball manga written and drawn by Akira Toriyama.
In the United States, the manga's second portion is also titled Dragon Ball Z to prevent confusion for younger readers.
12 September 2005 Dragon Ball Z follows the adventures of the adult Goku who, along with his companions, defends the earth against an assortment of villains ranging from intergalactic space fighters and conquerors, unnaturally powerful androids and near indestructible magical creatures.
While the original Dragon Ball anime followed Goku through childhood into adulthood, Dragon Ball Z is a continuation of his adulthood life, but at the same time parallels the maturation of his son, Gohan, as well as characters from Dragon Ball and more.
Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection "F" is coming to Blu-ray and DVD this October, FUNimation Entertainment announced.
The incredibly successful anime film will be available first on digital HD on October 9, followed thereafter by a retail release on October 20.
Here's a look at the goodies included in the Collector's Edition.
Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection "F" opened earlier this month to great success, landing a spot among the top 10 highest grossing domestic anime of all time.IGN's Shawn Saris enjoyed the film quite a bit, highlighting its "classic DBZ humor and action" in his positive review.