Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z: Release Date, Trailer, Gameplay, Characters (+Videos)

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.
December 31, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z is coming out soon, with the release date for Europe January 24 and North America January 28 (though it isn’t for PS4).

The game, which has 67 playable characters, will be available for PS3, Xbox 260, and PsVita.

The gameplay trailer already shows how sweet it will be for Dragon Ball fans.

All Characters

There are 67 players, and no in-game transformations, meaning characters like Super Saiyan Goku and Super Saiyan 2 Goku are different characters, reported Saiyan Island.

The characters include:



-Kid, Teen, and Ultimate Gohan

-Future Trunks





-Captain Ginyu



-Dr. Gero

-Cell Jr.




Characters in the game that won’t be playable and must be defeated are:

-Giant Ape Vegeta

-Giant Ape Gohan

-Giant Ape Bardock


-Meta-Cooler Core


The game has team-based combat of up to 8 players, or up to 4 players on each team.

There are four different battle types–fighting type, or skilled at close combat; ki blast type, or skilled at long range battle; support type, with powers for healing; and interference type, or defensive skills that interfere with enemy movements.

Videos of the gameplay are revealed in the videos below.



Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.