Gravity Training

Gravity Training Previously I discussed the positives and negatives of training with wearable weights, as seen in martial arts anime.  However, there is another type of training found in shounen anime and that is the gravity training popularized by Dragon Ball Z.  Instead of training with body weights the characters train in heavier than earth Read More …

The Genetics of Super Saiyans

The Genetics of the Super Saiyan If you haven’t heard of the multimedia franchise of Dragon Ball, then you are either extremely young or living under a rock.  Dragon Ball along with Sailor Moon was one of the anime that put Japanese animation on the map in the United States and around the world.  For Read More …