First Look At The New Dragon Quest Movie

There’s a new animated Dragon Quest movie headed to Japanese theaters in August, and the first full trailer for it has just been released.

If you are here for slime, you are in luck, friends.

No word on an international theatrical release, but you’d imagine we’ll at least be able to get a subtitled version when it hits blu-ray/streaming/digital sales.

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Though the animation looks really good, I’m a little disappointed it’s not traditionally-animated, or even doing that cel-shaded 3D that’s becoming popular these days. For a series so indebted to Akira Toriyama’s art, it almost feels wrong seeing it in a more realistic style.