Dragon Ball Z stories

First look at Dragon Ball Z's Majin Buu in Jump Force

Jump Force has nine DLC characters joining the fight. So far, we've seen three released and six more are still on the way.

Bandai Namco has unveiled the identities of all nine additional fighters, and today the company shared a first look at one of the upcoming characters. Dragon Ball Z's Majin Buu now has his own set of initial gameplay screenshots.

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The evil incarnate demonic entity with the power to warp reality itself: Who is Janemba and why is Dragon Ball FighterZ next character so popular?

We now appear to be in the know as to the identities of the entire roster of Dragon Ball FighterZ's second season of DLC characters, but the one coming up next is the one that many fans have been excited about since the title's initial reveal.

Though we have yet to see what he looks like in the game, Microsoft did confirm that the Dragon Ball Z movie villain, Janemba, will be following after Kid Goku, who released in May. Let's take a look at who the being made of pure evil really is, what makes him stand out and what moves he'll likely have in the fighting game.

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Dragon Ball Super: Broly has a sequel coming

Broly is back. There has been an announcement for a Dragon Ball Super Broly 2.

You can expect for this film to be canonical like the last one. That means that it impacts games as well as the Dragon Ball Super universe.

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The Fight 2019 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

The Fight 2019 is happening this weekend in Bogotá, Colombia.

A few of the notable players set to compete this weekend are NRG|HookGangGod, Rise|Smug, Mo-Joe, SB|DoomSnake, Pikoro, GAM|Jochy, but of course many more besides them as well.

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Thaiger Uppercut 2019 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

This weekend, Thailand's main fighting game event is happening again, and it's stacked.

Some of the top players set to attend include RB|Gachikun, CYG|Fuudo, FAV|Sako, Tasty|Rangchu, ROX|Knee, Arslan Ash, RZR|Xian, UYU|OilKing, THY|Chikurin, GG|Saint, UYU|LowHigh, UYU|NL, ROX|Chanel, Yamasa|Nobi, Liquid|John Takeuchi, UYU|Jeondding, Talon|Book, UYU|Double, CYG|GamerBee, Yamasa|Take, COOASGAMES|Noroma, Talon|HotDog29, DNG|Itabashi Zangief, FATE|Ulsan, Mago, Verloren, ALUS|Qiuqiu, iG|Jiewa, RRQ|Moke, Humanbomb, Doujin, Yamasa|Yuu, ALUS|Yang Mian, Chuan, WP|Daikokugo, Talon|Denesis, DNG|Nauman and many more.

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Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour 2019/2020 season details revealed, first stop at CEO

Bandai Namco launched their second successful world tour for fighting games last year with Dragon Ball FighterZ, and now we know when it's going to be starting up for its new season with some pretty big changes from last year.

Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour 2019/2020 will be starting up shortly where 16 of the world's best players will come together to fight it out in a grand tournament next year minus the seven dragon balls gimmick of the first year while switching up how entrants are decided.

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Artist illustrates Dragon Ball's Kid Goku in realistic style complete with tribute to Grandpa Gohan

Dragon Ball fan art seemingly has unlimited potential as their is no shortage of colorful characters to illustrate and it's an IP that artists of all skill levels tend to take on as a project.

One of the many styles we see Dragon Ball characters depicted in leans more toward the realistic, and an artist by the name of Sangsoo Jeong has put together a fantastic piece featuring Kid Goku in such a style.

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Reflect 2019 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

This weekend, Reflect 2019 will be hosted in London, United Kingdom.

It's a new tournament series which will have a bunch of hype events, with some of the notable players attending being Mouz|Problem X, NVD|Phenom, RB|Luffy, NVD|SaltyKid, PxP|A Foxy Grampa, Infexious, Takamura, VGIA|Shanks, FNATIC|Shakz, Vitality|Hurricane, FNATIC|Akainu, VGIA|VegaPatch, EnVyUS|MisterCrimson, NVD|Veggey, Packz, Reason|BoltStrike, EnVyUS|Layo, Method|ImStillDaDaddy, THUGS|NastyNas, EnVyUS|NassimClaw, HappyPow, Oplon|Noka and Akainu|Kilzyou.

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What fighting game-related announcements are we likely to see at E3 2019?

E3 may have officially kicked off yesterday with EA's announcements, but today marks the true beginning for most of us interested in fighting games with Microsoft's conference coming at 1 p.m. PDT.

We already know at least one big reveal is coming soon, but let's take a look at the other upcoming and currently available fighters that may have a presence at the big event this year.

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate appears to cross 2,000 entrants for EVO 2019 while 4 others have surpassed the 1,000 milestone

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate appears to be the big draw to EVO 2019 which would make three different most-entered games in three years with Dragon Ball FighterZ and Street Fighter 5 coming before it, and it's looking poised to soon overtake DBFZ's entrant count from last year.

EVO's Joey 'Mr. Wizard' Cuellar has taken to Twitter to provide another entrant number update for the massive event revealing that one title has already surpassed 2,000 competitors while half of the others on the mainstage have also crossed into quadruple digits as well.

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Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour 2019/2020 announced, circuit begins at CEO 2019

Bandai Namco announced the Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour 2019/2020 this morning. The major, year-long tournament circuit is back for another round.

Along with the announcement comes a teaser trailer showing some of the best moments from the first installment, with a few details about the upcoming tournament season.

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Professional Dragon Ball FighterZ player Nakkiel diagnosed with cancer, Panda Global running donation event to raise money for treatment

Professional Dragon Ball FighterZ player and Twitch partner Derek "PG|Nakkiel" Bruscas was recently diagnosed with cancer. He will be undergoing surgery tomorrow, and the fighting game community is banding together to help him get through the procedure.

Nakkiel's sponsor, Panda Global, is running a live streaming "train" event called "Snakk Bomb" with the goal of securing donations to help with the player's medical bills. Fellow PG teammates and other players are streaming over the course of today and tomorrow to help raise funds and awareness.

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Smash'N'Splash 5 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

This weekend we're going to see Smash'N'Splash 5 happening in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin.

It's a massive event, and some of the top level talent you can expect to see compete includes FOX|MKLeo, TSM|Tweek, Liquid|Hungrybox, TSM|Leffen, C9|Mango, NRG|Nairo, PG|Marss, Liquid|Dabuz, PG|Plup, Mew2King, PG|Zain, PG|Cosmos, eU|Samsora, Salem, BC|Mr. R, Wizzrobe, CLG|SFAT, HLC|S2J, Rogue|Light, PA|CaptainZack, CLG|VoiD, CLG|PewPewU, DIG|Lucky, n0ne, T1|Larry Lurr, though there are of course many more ready to fight it out as well.

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Mortal Kombat 11 overtakes Samurai Shodown and Under Night in EVO's June rankings while Street Fighter 5 regains second position

We're only about two months away from the best weekend to be a fighting game fan, EVO 2019, and it looks as though more players have been getting around to registering to shake up their rankings quite a bit.

Joey "Mr. Wizard" Cuellar has posted the June registration scoreboard for EVO 2019 entrants in its nine mainstage games where Mortal Kombat 11 players appear to be throwing their hat in the ring faster than ever.

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Go1 offers his thoughts on the state of Dragon Ball FighterZ, learning Mortal Kombat 11 with SonicFox, and more in this BornFree interview

While he's currently best known for his dominant Dragon Ball FighterZ play, Japanese fighting game extraordinaire CO|Go1 was also spotted playing a vastly different title on stream over Combo Breaker weekend.

Go1's now storied rivalry with FOX|SonicFox is still alive and well within the realm of Dragon Ball FighterZ, but the two are simultaneously taking things over into Fox's home turf in the NetherRealm as Go1 has been learning Mortal Kombat 11 as well.

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Jump Force's game files reportedly contain animations that seem to point to the existence of Season 2 DLC coming in the future

Jump Force's first set of DLC is out in the wild now for everyone containing All Might, Biscuit Krueger and Seto Kaiba, but recent discoveries point to the likelihood that the game will be supported for a long time to come.

A modder and data-miner by the name of Leandro Buscaglia recently uncovered some animations in Jump Force's game files that are not connected to any character currently in the game nor any announced as DLC leading many to believe that a second season of DLC is already being worked on by developers.

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Combo Breaker 2019 results

Updates: This story has been updated with final results.

There's a giant fighting game event happening this weekend St. Charles, Illinois. Basically any fighting game you'd be interested in will be featured, and has a high number of entrants here.

For just a sampling of the talent present at this event, you can expect to see FOX|SonicFox, REC|Punk, Rohto|Tokido, Mouz|Problem X, RB|Gachikun, JDCR, Rangchu, ROX|Knee, CO|Go1, Teresa, Dragon, CYG|Fuudo, Victrix|Momochi, CYG|Daigo, UYU|LowHigh, EG|NYChrisG, NRG|HookGangGod, RB|Anakin, PG|MarlinPie, CO|Dogura, ROX|Chanel, LostSoul, Linkorz, UYU|Jeondding, BC|Tachikawa, NASR|AngryBird, BC|ApologyMan, BjornSonOfBear, 1UP|PepperySplash, KOA|Sandman, UYU|CherryBerryMango, DR Gross, END|Scar, AN|KizzieKay, Flux, DJT, Noble|Semiij, NASR|TekkenMaster, DF|Saiyne, AXL|Boom, Supernoon, SSNO|KojiKOG, Hotashi and CATPION|Deb but of course many, many more as well, because there are far too many huge players to name even a fraction.

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