Dr Slump

Author: Akira Toriyama
Publisher: VIZ Media LLC
ISBN: 9781421551159
Release Date: 2012-06-04
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

In a special dramatic episode of Dr. Slump, Senbei, Arale, and friends try their hand at law enforcement--with predictably hazardous results. And when Peasuke loses his heart to a tall sixth grader, Arale uses the Big-Small Ray Gun to make her small--so small that they lose her in the grass! -- VIZ Media

Dragon Ball Culture Volume 1

Author: Derek Padula
Publisher: Derek Padula
ISBN: 9780983120575
Release Date: 2014-12-21
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

See Dragon Ball with new eyes. This book is your cultural tour guide of Dragon Ball, the world’s most recognized anime and manga series. Over 11 years in development, at over 2,000 pages, and featuring over 1,800 unique terms, Dragon Ball Culture is a 7 Volume analysis of your favorite series. You will go on an adventure with Son Goku, from Chapter 1 to 194 of the original Dragon Ball series, as we explore every page, every panel, and every sentence, to reveal the hidden symbolism and deeper meaning of Dragon Ball. In Volume 1 you will discover the origin of Dragon Ball. How does Akira Toriyama get his big break and become a manga author? Why does he make Dragon Ball? Where does Dragon Ball’s culture come from? And why is it so successful? Along the way you’ll be informed, entertained, and inspired. You will learn more about your favorite series and about yourself. Now step with me through the doorway of Dragon Ball Culture.

Dragon Ball Z Vol 5

Author: Akira Toriyama
Publisher: VIZ Media LLC
ISBN: 9781421545028
Release Date: 2011-07-13
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

In the aftermath of his battle with Goku, Vegeta retreats from Earth, vowing revenge. In search of a way to resurrect their dead friends, Kuririn, Gohan, and Bulma go into space in search of Namek--Piccolo's home planet where the Dragon Balls were originally made. But Namek has become a battleground, where evil emperor Freeza and his minions are slaughtering the peaceful Namekians to fulfill Freeza's wish for immortality! Stranded on a planet full of enemies, the three astronauts radio back to Earth...but "help" comes from an unexpected source as Vegeta turns against his former master Freeza in order to get the Dragon Balls for himself! -- VIZ Media

Dragon Ball Z Vol 5 VIZBIG Edition

Author:
Publisher: Viz
ISBN: 1421520680
Release Date: 2009-10-27
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

Goku and his friends protect the seven legendary Dragon Balls from villains and aliens who wish to use their power to destroy the world.

Dragon Ball Super Vol 5

Author: Akira Toriyama
Publisher: VIZ Media LLC
ISBN: 9781974711383
Release Date: 2019-05-07
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

The battle for the fate of the parallel world rages on! With Vegeta injured and his fusion with Goku failed, Goku must face off against God Zamas alone. But this enemy is unrelenting and powerful, and seems to be too strong—even for Goku! Will Goku and his friends be able to put a stop to this evil god once and for all?! -- VIZ Media

MultiMedia Modeling

Author: Qi Tian
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9783319276717
Release Date: 2016-01-02
Genre: Computers

The two-volume set LNCS 9516 and LNCS 9517 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Multimedia Modeling, MMM 2016, held in Miami, FL, USA, in January 2016. The 32 revised full papers and 52 poster papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 117 submissions. In addition 20 papers were accepted for five special sessions out of 38 submissions as well as 7 demonstrations (from 11 submissions) and 9 video showcase papers. The papers are organized in topical sections on video content analysis, social media analysis, object recognition and system, multimedia retrieval and ranking, multimedia representation, machine learning in multimedia, and interaction and mobile. The special sessions are: good practices in multimedia modeling; semantics discovery from multimedia big data; perception, aesthetics, and emotion in multimedia quality modeling; multimodal learning and computing for human activity understanding; and perspectives on multimedia analytics.

Graphic Novels A Guide to Comic Books Manga and More 2nd Edition

Author: Michael Pawuk
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781440851360
Release Date: 2017-05-30
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Covering genres from action/adventure and fantasy to horror, science fiction, and superheroes, this guide maps the vast and expanding terrain of graphic novels, describing and organizing titles as well as providing information that will help librarians to build and balance their graphic novel collections and direct patrons to read-alikes. • Introduces users to approximately 1,000 currently popular graphic novels and manga • Organizes titles by genre, subgenre, and theme to facilitate finding read-alikes • Helps librarians build and balance their graphic novel collections

Dragon Ball Z Vol 5 VIZBIG Edition

Author: Akira Toriyama
Publisher: VIZ Media LLC
ISBN: 1421520680
Release Date: 2009-10-27
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

R to L (Japanese Style). Change Your Perspective--Get BIG A Collection of Volumes 13 - 15! Dr. Gero's Laboratory of Terror! Trunks, a mysterious warrior from the future, has arrived to warn Son Goku and pals of a horrendous menace that could destroy the universe. Dr. Gero--the diabolical genius of the Red Ribbon Army--has constructed androids designed to defeat Goku and take over the world. Goku must locate and destroy these androids before they're activated--or face certain doom! But little do they know that another visitor from the future is watching their every move. Another hideous creature from the demented mind of Dr. Gero, this monster was created from the cells of the most powerful beings in the universe--including those of Son Goku! Between deadly androids and a biologically engineered nightmare, Goku will have to transcend the power of a Super Saiyan if he's going to prevail!

Dragon Ball Vol 5

Author: Akira Toriyama
Publisher: VIZ Media LLC
ISBN: 9781421545790
Release Date: 2010-12-21
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

In the final round of the "Strongest under the Heavens" martial arts competition, it's down to Goku vs. Jackie Chun, the mysterious old man who's as powerful as Kame-Sen'nin himself! Will the audience survive the confrontation? After the smoke clears, Goku jumps on his flying cloud and returns to his quest to find the seven Dragon Balls, but now he's not the only one looking for them. The evil Red Ribbon Army wants the Dragon Balls for themselves, and to stop their plans, Goku must go around the world--and survive the six deadly floors of Colonel White's fortress, Muscle Tower! -- VIZ Media

Dragon Ball Vol 5 VIZBIG Edition

Author: Akira Toriyama
Publisher: VIZ Media LLC
ISBN: 142152063X
Release Date: 2009-08-18
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

R to L (Japanese Style). The Fearsome Power of PiccoloThe Great Demon King Piccolo is all set for world domination--but first, he needs to gather the seven Dragon Balls to restore his youth and power. Son Goku and his friends pit themselves against this heartless monster, but it's looking more and more grim for the side of good as Piccolo picks them off one by one...Their only hope is a martial arts move known as the Mafu-Ba, a technique that managed to imprison Piccolo many years ago. Unfortunately, the move is so powerful that it killed the last person who used it. That won't deter Kame-Sen'nin and Tenshinhan from trying the killer move though, even if it means forfeiting their own lives in the process!

Manga

Author: Toni Johnson-Woods
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9780826429384
Release Date: 2010-04-15
Genre: Literary Criticism

A collection of essays by an international cast of scholars, experts, and fans, providing a definitive, one-stop Manga resource.

Dragon Ball

Author: Akira Toriyama
Publisher: VIZ Media LLC
ISBN: 1569319294
Release Date: 2003-05-07
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels


Dragon Ball 3 in 1 Edition Vol 5

Author: Akira Toriyama
Publisher: VIZ Media LLC
ISBN: 142156470X
Release Date: 2014-06-03
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

The Fearsome Power of Piccolo King Piccolo is all set for world domination, but first he needs to gather the seven Dragon Balls together to restore his youth. Goku and his friends are fighting to stop Piccolo, but things are looking grim for the good guys as Piccolo picks them off one by one. Their only hope is a martial arts move known as the “Mafū-Ba,” a technique so powerful that it killed the last person who used it. But that won’t stop Kame-Sen’nin and Tenshinhan from trying it, even if it means forfeiting their own lives in the process!