According to the 33rd issue of Weekly Shonen Jump magazine, it was revealed fantasy/action anime series Dragon Ball will be getting a new film adaptation.

According to, Dragon Ball’s original manga author Toriyama Akira, is deeply involved in the scenario of the film and it was reported to premiere on March 30, 2013.

This will be the 18th film of the Dragon Ball franchise. The last film, Dragon Ball Movie 4: The Path to Power, an alternate retelling of the anime series was released March 4, 1996.

Bulma is a girl in search of the mystical dragonballs that when brought together grant any wish. In her search she bumps into the owner of one of these balls, a strange boy named Goku. The two then set off together, Bulma in search of the dragonballs and Goku on a quest to become stronger.