Home / Entertainment / Comparisons of the captain wondering if Dragon Ball will not stay [19659022] Image: Marvel Studios, 20th Century Fox In recent months, Captain Marvel has been compared to Dragon Ball. Now that the movie is out, these comparisons continue. Since the trailers hit, it has not only been comparisons between Captain Marvel and Goku, but also between Skrulls and Piccolo in the live-action adaptation Dragon Ball Evolution . But Skrulls looks even more like the namekies of Dragon Ball Z anime than in the Hollywood adaptation. The comparison can be spun out to include Thanos, For those who have seen and enjoyed Captain Marvel, the movie seems to show that a live action Dragon Ball is possible, prompting Marvel Studios to do so. Actually, it makes sense. Marvel Studios has shown that it can take comic source material and make it a successful movie. But a live-action version of a manga presents a number of challenges, both cultural and stylistic, that open up the film and filmmakers up to criticisms that may not exist for Marvel's own comic adaptations.

Comparisons of the captain wondering if Dragon Ball will not stay [19659022] Image: Marvel Studios, 20th Century Fox In recent months, Captain Marvel has been compared to Dragon Ball. Now that the movie is out, these comparisons continue. Since the trailers hit, it has not only been comparisons between Captain Marvel and Goku, but also between Skrulls and Piccolo in the live-action adaptation Dragon Ball Evolution . But Skrulls looks even more like the namekies of Dragon Ball Z anime than in the Hollywood adaptation. The comparison can be spun out to include Thanos, For those who have seen and enjoyed Captain Marvel, the movie seems to show that a live action Dragon Ball is possible, prompting Marvel Studios to do so. Actually, it makes sense. Marvel Studios has shown that it can take comic source material and make it a successful movie. But a live-action version of a manga presents a number of challenges, both cultural and stylistic, that open up the film and filmmakers up to criticisms that may not exist for Marvel's own comic adaptations.