Dragon Ball manga series by mangaka Akira Toriyama has been present for more than 30 years since the first serialization began. Over the long history, the manga itself has been adapted into anime, film, live-action, and others. And now, for the first time in the world, this legendary masterpiece will come in the form of a fun run event titled “Dragon Ball Run”.
At this event, the participants will run approximately 3 kilometers away. They also will get a Dragon Ball themed t-shirt and can take pictures with Dragon Ball’s characters by using AR. The participants should find 7 pieces of Dragon Balls which can be redeemed for limited edition items. The seiyuu of the anime will also appear in this event as guests.
According to AnimeAnime, this fun run event will be held at Makuhari Umihama park in Tokyo on September 10, 2017, and at Aichi Rinku beach in Nagoya on September 23, 2017. In addition to both places, the organizers of this event are also considering to holding similar events in other cities and overseas.
Makuhari Umihama park, Tokyo
Aichi Rinku beach, Nagoya
To participate, you must purchase a ticket for 6800 yen (around $61 USD) for adults, 3800 yen (around $34 USD) for children, or 9800 yen (around $88 USD) for a parent-children ticket. Ticket sales will begin on July 3, 2017.