FUNimation Entertainment announced today they have acquired the theatrical, home entertainment, video on demand and broadcast rights to the upcoming Japanese animated feature film Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’ with an English dub of the film set to be released in theaters across North America in the summer of 2015.
Fans of the franchise may not have to wait until summer to get a look at the film, as FUNimation Entertainment has teamed up with 20th Century Fox and Toei Animation to host the world premiere of Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’ (in Japanese w/ English subtitles) at the Egyptian Theatre in Los Angeles, CA on Saturday, April 11. So, if you’re in the Los Angeles area, you can be among the first in the world to see Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’. A limited amount of tickets to the premiere will be available to fans and the general public beginning today at DragonBallZ.com.
Set to feature the return of fan favorite villain Frieze and Beerus, the villain from 2014’s “Battle of Gods,” the film’s synopsis (translated from Japanese) reads as follows:
“An Earth where peace has arrived. However, remnants of Frieza’s army Sorbet and Tagoma arrive on the planet. Their goal is to revive Frieza with the dragon balls. Their dastardly wish is granted, the “F” that plans its revenge against the Saiyans is revived…!”
“Resurrection ‘F’” is set to debut in Japanese theaters on April 18. You can check out the previously-released trailer for the film in the player below.