The English dub of the 2013 movie Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods begins its screenings throughout North America on August 5,6,7 and 9th. Originally intended for screenings in just over 350 theaters, FUNimation made a press release indicating that they have expanded that number to over 800 theaters nation wide. It is also worth mentioning that various theater websites that are NOT mentioned on the official ticketing website have screenings on dates other than the advertised 5, 6, 7 and 9. Point being, keep an eye out if you do not see a theater in your area listed on the official ticketing site.
Check out the official press release below:
New York, New York – July 17, 2014 – Fathom Events has joined FUNimation Entertainment and Screenvision to bring Earth’s greatest heroes to the U.S. in “Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods.” Anime aficionados won’t want to miss the stunning animation and epic villains featured in the first new “Dragon Ball Z” feature film in 17 years when it comes to movie theaters in the U.S. and Canada beginning August 5. The beloved franchise’s latest opus opened in Japan to a ravenous fan base, which purchased more than 1 million tickets in just six days. FUNimation and Screenvision will exhibit “Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods” in cinemas on August 5, 6, 7 and 9 in the U.S. and Canada. Fathom Events is proud to bring an additional a 350-plus U.S. cinemas onboard for August 5 and 6. To view the full list of theaters and show times, visit dragonballz.com.
Tickets for “Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods” are limited and on sale now at participating theater box offices and online at www.dragonballz.com. The event will be presented in nearly 800 select movie theaters in the U.S. and Canada including through Fathom’s and Screenvision’s Digital Broadcast Networks. For a complete list of theater locations and prices, click here (theaters and participants are subject to change).
See more at: http://www.funimation.com/blog/2014/07/17/dragon-ball-z-battle-of-gods-expanding-to-additional-theaters-nationwide-starting-tuesday-august-5/#sthash.7lgVAtq1.dpuf
Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods is the eighteenth Dragon Ball Z production to receive a theatrical release. It was released in Japanese theaters on March 30, 2013, and was released on Japanese DVD and Blu-ray on September 13, 2013. The Battle of Gods English dub made its way to North America on July 3, 2014 as part of a special event following AnimeExpo, and branched out to theaters in the United States and Canada on August 5,6,7 and 9th.