Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods HQ Poster, Staff List Update

Posted by Dawn Bryant
Tags: Art, Dragon Ball, Information,

Toei Animation has today released a high quality (HQ) version of the Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods poster! In addition, they’ve released an updated staff list! Three of the additions are actually from either One Piece, Dragon Ball Z, or both – Teppei Horita (color design, color setting for One Piece), Nao Ota (special effects for Dragon Ball Z, One Piece), Kazumi Fujioka (Production Manager for Dragon Ball Z, One Piece). The fourth staff addition, Norihito Sumitomo, is a newcomer to the Dragon Ball Z scene, working on Toei Animation’s 2009 movie, Asura. Below is a list of the revealed Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods staff thus far.

Original Author: Akira Toriyama
Scriptwriter: Yūsuke Watanabe
Director: Masahiro Hosoda
Animation Supervisor: Tadayoshi Yamamuro
Art Director: Hiroshi Katō
CG Director: Naoki Miyahara
Music: Norihito Sumitomo
Color Design: Teppei Horita
Special Effects: Nao Ōta
Production Supervisor: Kazumi Fujioka

In addition to the movie exclusive characters, some of the the voice actors for the characters from the DBZ series have been revealed. It seems the voice actors will be reprising their roles from Dragon Ball Kai:

Masako Nozawa – Goku, Gohan
Ryō Horikawa – Vegeta
Hiromi Tsuru – Bulma
Mayumi Tanaka – Krillen
Masaharu Satō – Master Roshi
Jouji Yanami – Narrator, King Kai
Toshio Furukawa – Piccolo
Tohru Furuya – Yamcha
Midorikawa Hikaru – Tien
Takeshi Kusao – Trunks
Kōichi Yamadera – Bils
Masakazu Morita – Wiss

And without further ado, here is the HQ poster along with Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods wallpapers! To make them bigger, click on the thumbnails.



Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods will be the 18th movie in the Dragon Ball anime series. It will take place between Dragon Ball manga chapters 517 and 518, in the 10 year timeskip after Goku defeats Buu, before before the 28th World Martial Arts Tournament. Akira Toriyama along with Toei Animation, Fox International Productions Japan, Shueisha, Fuji TV, Bandai, and Namco Bandai Games are all involved. Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods is set to release in Japanese theaters March 30, 2013. There is no word on a North American or European release date at this time for either movie.

  • http://www.facebook.com/maaz.s.shaikh Maaz Shaikh

    Kewl, hopefully the long-pending ‘official trailer’ will be released later on this month too! B)

  • *Super~Sayian*

    The Goku Vs Superman Death Battle is released 12/21/12 
    - for those who wanted to know when it’ll show ( screw attack )

  • narutobleachop

    The poster looks pretty damn nice in HQ! we can see Wiss more clearly too

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_KMVC2AHUM6A6GYY2VMIFBFBGIU SuperdeadlyKing

    SHENRON!!! and yamcha long hair returns? =O

  • enkitheanunnaki

    5 GATE OPEN (Hidden Lotus)
    5 hokage Naruto
    5 Comment

  • http://www.facebook.com/maaz.s.shaikh Maaz Shaikh


  • enkitheanunnaki

    no one cares your stupids crossovers

  • Fahd Al Zarooni


  • Fahd Al Zarooni

     I know, just ignore him, don’t get his attention.

  • Fahd Al Zarooni

     AWESOME, this is going to be fun to watch.

  • Fahd Al Zarooni

    Please just please, I don’t to want to insult you anymore and I don’t want this war to keep going on so please just stop, insulting us ok.

  • *Super~Sayian*

    Heck yeah, It’s a ultimate war of manga vs comics basically lol

  • RedDragon10

    Lol at this this point, shenron should know goku and the gang by their first names.

  • enkitheanunnaki

    you are lame, you just want to gain attention from others, insulting me, im not longer paying attention for what you say, so please stop putting your ridiculous comments, cause im not paying attention to them, anymore

  • Children_Of_Nephilim

    So glad you posted the background Sheron image here, love to see other DBZ fans enjoying these :D  

    Now we know the two enemies names. I’m going to google them in Japanese, I want to know more about them if it’s possible to find anything at all. :P

  • Fahd Al Zarooni

     I am not lame, but why do you keep putting these comments, is just lame.

  • DesiGamer2005

    This is going to be interesting. DBZ meets Egyptian legends. I like to see what they’ve got planned in the future. For a theme on a scale this grand, this movie’s title is most fitting! :D

  • Aj Johnson

    I just noticed that vegeta went back to the battle armor.

  • Martial Habimana

    especially Krillin’s

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/LQGSXZ7HNHY66ULCFSFK7VLZXM Rusty

    aw cool great pics cool shenrons backs yea wow looks like this will be a great movie indeed toriyamas back in the game his creation is amazing…but what i dont get is in the games tey never mention hos name in the credits or do they? like with UT i didnt notice anything and the last battle of Z vs goku vs Uub and hasnt been in since budokai 3 (if you know what im talking about)

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_VVCK6ASWYW67C6DIO3OUCY3IME Felipe

    12/21/12 ? The End of the World? Goku vs Superman? IT’S ALL EXPLAINED NOW….

  • robert hill

    Egyptian Gods more like, well that sums up the title, this is going to be some epic shit

  • robert hill

    Anubis? the hell your doing in a dbz anime…..  

  • http://twitter.com/watsg00dn199a RyanBSmith

    Dude you need to stop cause all that 8 bs is really stupid

  • http://twitter.com/watsg00dn199a RyanBSmith

    I am going to do my best to ignore that Yamcha is in this 

  • itzgohan

    I hope they dubb this !!