VIZ Media will be releasing Dragon Ball Full Color: Freeza Arc Volume 1 on May 3, 2016.
The new edition of the classic action epic from the Shonen Jump imprint covers a fan-favorite story arc of the series and will be presented in a vivid, full-color volume at a larger 6 5/8″ x 10 1/4″ trim size. The volume is rated “A” for All Ages and will carry a print MSRP of $19.99 U.S. / $22.99 CAN. Dragon Ball Full Color: Freeza Arc Volume 1 also launches digitally on May 3, 2016 via VIZManga.com and the VIZ Manga App, as well as from the NOOK, Kobo, Kindle, iBooks, comiXology, and Google Play stores. Future full color editions of the five-volume Freeza Arc will be published on a quarterly basis.
After his epic battle with Vegeta, Son Goku and his friends must obtain the wish-granting Dragon Balls in order to resurrect their fallen allies. Their search will take them all the way to the planet Namek, where the evil Freeza and his minions are slaughtering the Namekians in order to fulfill Freeza’s wish for immortality. What will it take to defeat this great evil?
Also available digitally and in print from VIZ Media are Volumes 1-3 of the Dragon Ball Full Color: Saiyan Arc, the preceding storyline of the classic series.
Renowned worldwide for his playful, innovative storytelling and humorous, distinctive art style, Akira Toriyama burst onto the manga scene in 1980 with the wildly popular Dr. Slump. His hit series Dragon Ball (published in the United States as Dragon Ball and Dragon Ball Z) ran from 1984 to 1995 in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine. He is also known for his design work on video games such as Dragon Quest, Chrono Trigger, Tobal No. 1, and Blue Dragon. His manga works include Jaco the Galactic Patrolman, Cowa! and Sand Land, as well as Kajika, Neko Majin, and an illustrated children’s book, Toccio the Angel.
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