The next Dragon Ball Super movie has been announced, which will be released by Funimation with Dragon Ball Super: Broly, the twentieth film in the franchise.
Dragon Ball Super: Broly is anticipated to be released in North America in January 2019 after opening December 14th in Japan.
The theatrical release from Fathom Events will be announced at a future time.
“We are excited to be partnering with Toei Animation and Twentieth Century Fox on the theatrical release of Dragon Ball Super: Broly,” said Gen Fukunaga, CEO and President of Funimation in a statement. “The Dragon Ball North America Tour is really just the beginning. We have some big surprises in store for Dragon Ball fans of all ages. With the success of the last two Dragon Ball movies and the tremendous popularity of Dragon Ball Super, we know that this theatrical event will deliver all the excitement that Dragon Ball fans have come to expect.”
Manga creator Akira Toriyama teased the plot on Twitter:
— Toei Animation (@ToeiAnimation) July 9, 2018