Featured Spotlight: Dragon Ball Tour
More details have been revealed for The Dragon Ball North America Tour 2018, which starts its kamehameha-blasting run on July 19 at San Diego Comic-Con. The tour will stop at seven cities across the United States and Canada, with an exclusive preview planned for July 18 in San Diego. Now we know what to expect from the tour, including cities, dates, and some more enticing exclusive goods!
After its San Diego Comic-Con debut, the tour will move on to Otakon, Fan Expo Canada, Rose City Comic Con, New York Comic Con, and Dallas Fan Days, with the seventh location to be announced at a later date. Check out the latest trailer below, followed by a closer look at the schedule.
at San Diego Convention Center
Preview Night on July 18
at Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Fan Expo Canada
August 30-September 2
at Metro Toronto Convention Center
Rose City Comic Con
at Oregon Convention Center
New York Comic Con
at Javits Center
Dallas Fan Days
at Irving Convention Center
7th event location: TBD
At the heart of the Dragon Ball Tour is a life-sized replica of the World Martial Arts Tournament. Attendees will be able to relive their favorite episodes, learn more about the various Dragon Ball characters, and check out the latest collectibles from Tamashii Nations and S.H. Figuarts. In addition to the previously-revealed S.H. Figuarts SSGSS Vegito and Broly figures, there will be event-exclusive color editions of S.H. Figuarts for Perfect Cell and an Energy Aura blast.
If you’ve been looking for a way to get your hands on all the latest Dragon Ball games in one place, you’ll get a chance to try out a bunch in person during the event. Attendees can look forward to playing Dragon Ball Super Card Game, Dragon Ball FighterZ, the Dragon Ball Legends smartphone app, and more.
Don’t forget that the Dragon Ball Super movie is on the way! Fans at San Diego Comic-Con will be able to check out an exclusive theatrical trailer, with additional trailers to be previewed throughout the tour. Be sure to stick around for promotional giveaway items at all the tour stops, as well. Available while supplies last, exclusive goods include a Comic-Con Swag Bag, Lanyard and Keychain, and a Dragon Ball Super Card Game Demo Deck Set (Series 3) and Promotion Card.
The Dragon Ball North America Tour 2018 is a collaboration between the Bandai Namco Group, Shueisha Inc., and Toei Animation Inc., resulting in an unprecedented treat for fans of Akira Toriyama‘s long-running Dragon Ball franchise. Truly immersive Dragon Ball content is on its way to a city near you, so mark your calendars and head to the event’s official website for more!
** This article was sponsored by Dragon Ball Tour **