On Friday, the official Twitter account for Amazon Video Anime announced that Akira Toriyama’s Dragon Ball manga-based movie Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero movie will be available for unlimited viewing exclusively on their service platform in Japan.
— Prime Video Anime(プライムビデオアニメ) (@PrimeVideoAnime) June 23, 2023
It officially broke the record of Dragon Ball Super: Broly, which made over 13.5 billion Yen worldwide.
Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero released on June 11 in Japan. The film made around 670 million Yen in its first two days.
The film also made US$ 20.1 million in its opening weekend in North America. This makes Super Hero the #6 highest-grossing anime movie at the U.S. box office.
Crunchyroll and Sony Pictures are screening the film in theaters worldwide this summer, with the widest opening ever for an anime film.
The movie will also be dubbed in 13 languages and subbed in 29 languages around the world.
Crunchyroll describes the film as:
“The Red Ribbon Army was once destroyed by Son Goku. Individuals, who carry on its spirit, have created the ultimate Androids, Gamma 1 and Gamma 2.”
“These two Androids call themselves “Super Heroes”. They start attacking Piccolo and Gohan… What is the New Red Ribbon Army’s objective? In the face of approaching danger, it is time to awaken, Super Hero!”
Source: Prime Video Anime on Twitter