"A new, fascinating perspective for you to experience Dragon Ball Z with. Rattling your perception of DBZ for the better." - ScrewAttack.com
"A true masterpiece. Highly recommended!" - Namekusei.Wordpress.com
"Hallelujah and praise Kami-sama (or perhaps Shenron) for giving us Derek Padula and his amazingly thorough knowledge of what will always be THE "world-class" anime/manga series." -MangaTherapy.com"It's Over 9,000! effectively reinvigorates the franchise. It is a book that would be deemed beneficial to the most jaded of Dragon Ball Z fans and non-fans alike." - iSugoi.com"Reading this e-book will grant you a deeper understanding of Dragon Ball Z and its philosophies. The incredible insights will change the way you view the show forever. In fact, you will probably want to re-watch the first few sagas after reading it." - Alexander Hinkley (Alex's DBZ RPG)
"For the Dragon Ball Z fan, It's
Over 9,000 is a must read. Much like how Joseph Campbell related the allegories, myths, and archetypes explored in his masterful Hero of a Thousand Faces to George
Lucas' Star Wars saga, Padula provides an equally fascinating
exploration of the themes in Dragon Ball Z, imparting insight into
just how philosophical and sophisticated the source material truly is." - Shadowland Magazine
"It's a well-written and well-informed exploration of some of Dragon Ball Z's key moments that could only come from someone as passionately in love with the shonen epic as many of us are. ... A stunning service to those looking to turn a scholarly eye to the series, and a great primer for newcomers. From one Vegeta fangirl to the hundreds of others out there, you'll find something to love." - Japanator.com
From the Back Cover
Rediscover Dragon Ball Z.
The world's most recognized anime and manga series by Akira Toriyama, fully explored through the Over 9,000! meme.