by AJ Adejare
(Via Anime News Network)
There have been a slew of new information pertaining the sequel to Dragon Ball Z, Dragon Ball Super. Toei Animation’s Europe division, Toei Europe has the anime series slated for 100 episodes. This particular run would have Dragon Ball Super run on a weekly bases for roughly two years, akin to other major Shonnen series such as Naruto and One Piece. However, Toei Animation did not confirm the episode count.
Next up, a new character. The name for the new Beerus look alike is Shanpa. Pronounced the same way “champaign” is said as reported by Anime News Network, Shanpa’s purpose for the series is not known yet.
The Japanese cast for the series will make their return including Masako Nozawa as Son Goku, Ryo Horikawa being Vegeta and the narrator Jouji Yanami. You can go to the second Anime News Network for the full cast details and read here for more details of the series itself.