DBZ coming to PS2 this winter
Infogrames announced today that Dragon Ball Z: Budokai video will ship to retail December 4, 2002. The Dragon Ball and Dragon Ball Z franchise has generated over $3 billion in related merchandising sales worldwide and has 500 animated episodes under its belt. With the game available for the holidays, fans of the series will be intrigued to hear that DBZ: Budokai features a totally authentic, high-energy Dragon Ball Z fighting experience, as players can become their favorite character.
"We are very excited to bring the Dragon Ball Z: Budokai game exclusively to the PlayStation 2," said Paul Rinde, senior vice president of Infogrames. "The anime series has achieved blockbuster status in North America with its array of fantastic characters and stories, and Infogrames has authentically captured that same magic in our PlayStation 2 game."
Gen Fukunaga, president of FUNimation productions said, "This title provides a truly authentic DBZ experience that every avid fan has been anticipating. From the original FUNimation voice actors to the accuracy of the characters, environments and storyline, this game truly brings Dragon Ball Z to life."
11/13/2002 Matt Stensrud