A collection of new artwork from Dragon Ball Xenoverse has revealed the mysterious red haired stranger from the future is able to go Super Saiyan. This new character first appeared at the end of the games reveal trailer and it has since been confirmed he has travelled back in time to witness some of the Z Warriors greatest battles.
For those of you that aren’t too familiar with the series, the Saiyans are a group of space warriors that were wiped out by the evil Frieza. Goku and Vegeta managed to survive and eventually Goku defeated Frieza. Extremely powerful Saiyans were able to enter a state in which their hair turned blond, in true anime fashion, and power levels increase a lot.
At this years Japan Expo in Paris the silhouette of a second was revealed. It looks like the red-haired Saiyan won’t be the only person travelling back in time.
Akira Toriyama the mangaka, or cartoonist, behind the Dragon Ball series recently returned to the pages of Weekly Shonen Jump with a short series set before the events of Dragon Ball. Jaco The Galactic Patrolman introduced Tights, the older sister of everyone’s favourite Dragon Ball genius Bulma. A bonus story at the end of the series revealed Goku’s Superman-like origins as his parents send him from the planet Vegeta just before it is destroyed.
Dragon Ball Xenoverse will be the first Dragon Ball game for the current-gen consoles. The game will also be available on PS3 and Xbox 360 although no release date has been announced yet.