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Dragon Ball is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Akira Toriyama. It was originally serialized in Weekly Shōnen Jump from 1984 to 1995, with the 519 individual chapters published into 42 tankōbon volumes by Shueisha. It is to be used for questions which pertain to the Dragon Ball series/franchise as a whole.

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What do the abbreviations mean in Dragon Ball Z?

I have watch all of Dragon Ball, Dragon Ball Z, and that which is available of Dragon Ball Super, but still can't figure this out. What do the abbreviations for the different Super Saiyan ...
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Was Raditz faster than the speed of light?

In one English dub (there are at least 3 IIRC), Piccolo says Raditz it's faster than the speed of light. But in the spanish dub, he doesnt say so. How about the original japanese dialogue and the ...
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Why Goku's Ultra Instinct wasn't awakened in his battle with Broly?

In the tournament of power, Goku was pushed to his limits several times, and he awakened Ultra Instinct Omen, and Mastered Ultra Instinct. But in the battle with Broly (in which I would assume he was ...
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Why Vegeta doesnt learn Goku's techniques after being fused with him?

After defused from Goku, in the Buu arc, Vegeta remembers how they badly beated Buu. If Vegeta has memories of the times being fused with Goku, why doesnt he learn his techniques such as the ...
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Is Gogeta stronger than Vegito in Dragon Ball Heroes?

In the next episode of Dragon Ball Heroes, Goku and Vegeta did the metamor dance to fuse and face Hearts. The potara fusion , Vegito, using super saiyan blue kaioken couldn´t defeat Cumber, a warrior ...
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Why is Trunks not as powerful as Gohan when they are both human-Saiyan hybrids?

In the Saiyan Saga (don't recall which episode, but I believe it was when he was with Nappa on another planet), Vegeta mentions that Saiyans who were born from humans and Saiyans are more powerful ...
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Has Dragon Ball Super Broly changed the original Dragon Ball story?

In the new upcoming movie Dragon Ball Super movie it doesnt seem Goku is the same age than it was when Grandpa Gohan found him in the anime series. Plus he wasnt using an armor in the anime. Some ...
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What song is playing in DBS episode 130 at 4:22? (UI Goku vs Jiren)

I've been searching for that legendary guitar rift for a while now and can't seem to find it in any OST. (starts at exactly 4:22 in ep 130) I used Shazam, it kinda worked but not really. The result ...
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Is Goku in Dragon Ball based on Sun Wukong from Journey to the West?

When I was looking for info on Saiyuki and learned it was based on the Chinese novel Journey to the West, I was reminded of some things: The Japanese name of Sun Wukong, the Monkey King, is Son Goku. ...
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Is Jiren stronger than a God of Destruction?

There have been several references to a mortal that might be stronger than a God of Destruction, both in the anime and manga. Is this person supposed to be Jiren and if so, is he indeed stronger than ...
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Who is the strongest fusion, Gogeta super saiyan blue or Vegito super saiyan blue?

Dragon Ball Super Broly shows, About Broly it is said If you consider these facts alone you could think Gogeta is stronger than Vegito but, of course, you can think Goku and Vegeta got stronger ...
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Goku crossover Toriko

There was a crossover where Goku could not use his full power because he was limited. I do not think that is the Toriko, Luffy one from episode 590. Is there another crossover ?
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Did super saiyan god Trunks appear in any of the two Dragon Ball Heroes manga?

Super Saiyan God Trunks appeared in the last Dragon Ball Heroes trailer. Did he also appear in any of the two Dragon Ball Heroes manga?
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Does super saiyan 4 kaioken exist in Dragon Ball GT?

In Dragon Ball Heroes universe mission trailer 9, it's shown Super Saiyan 4 Kaioken. Did this transformation exist in Dragon Ball GT?
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Is Moro capable of raising his power unlimitedly with his technique?

So the new villain Moro has the hability of absorbing life energy around him, similar to the Genki Dama, but without needing the life forms to lend the energy to him, he just takes it from them. Does ...
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Where are the remaining Angels?

We know in one of the episodes while Goku, Vegeta, Whis and Beerus sat down to eat, Whis stated that there were 18 Universes before and Zeno erased 6 Universes while he was in a bad mood. After the ...
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Which official Dragon Ball crossovers are there?

Either in Anime or Manga, which Dragon Ball crossovers are there? I've seen this one which mixs Dragon Ball with One Piece with Toriko. Is there any other? Cameos don't count, such as Arale cameos in ...
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Can Goku and Vegeta attain Super Saiyan Rose?

I know that apparently there is no information about this in the Dragon Ball Super series. But since new information is constantly popping up in manga, magazines, etc. Before the series sometimes, ...
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Are there 6 zeno alive?

In Dragon Ball Super, if I recall correctly, it was told that each ring of time represents an alternative timeline/reality. It was shown by Gowasu there were 6 rings of time, one of them which ...
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How many of Dr Gero's Androids were actually Androids and how many were Cyborgs?

We know that Androids 17 and 18 were in fact humans who were enhanced making them Cyborgs rather than Androids (as evident by at least 18 after the Cell Saga) and Dr Gero himself had his own brain in ...
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Why Merus didnt fight Moro along with Goku, Vegeta and Buu?

So in Dragon Ball Super manga #51 shows that Moro is stronger than a Goku SSJ3. And later in manga #52 he goes with Goku to the time chamber to train, having Goku the intention to train with him to be ...
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How can we measure a character's power level in relation to others for the Dragonball Series beyond Frieza?

Due to the scouters from DBZ season 1/Saiyan Saga, everyone always asks about power levels. Now, to actually figure those numbers, there are a few problems, with the first being you really need a ...
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If the dragon balls in DBGT were those made by Dende, how could a shadow dragon be born in them after Oolong wished for an underwear in DB?

In Dragon Ball GT, we are told that the negative energy that popped out of the dragon balls of the earth was created as a result of wishes that were made since the beginning of the Dragon Ball series. ...
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Is Dragon Ball Heroes Super Saiyan Blue Vegito as strong as Dragon Ball Super manga Super Saiyan Blue Vegito?

In the Dragon Ball Super manga the kaioshin mentions Super Saiyan Blue Vegito is as strong as Beerus. In some Dragon Ball Heroes animation (which I'm not sure if it is a preview of the anime, or an ...
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Goku new transformation grey eyes light blue aura is it related with the other picture released?

So a new photo of a Goku transformation has been released by a japanese magazine, a transformation we havent seen in the series yet. But before, we got another picture of a possible Goku ...
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Is the Dragon Ball Super manga “more faithful” to Akira Toriyama ideas than the anime?

After hearing some dragon ball youtubers I remember one of them told that Akira Toriyama gives a bullet list of ideas he wants the anime and the manga artist Toyotaro to follow and then they have some ...
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What is the kaioken-like red aura produces by Chichi when she's mad?

In episode 75 of DBS, Chichi produces a strong red aura when she was angry. Similarly in DBZ, Chichi seems to produce the same red ki when Maron called her an old lady in the Garlic Jr. Saga. It's ...
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Which non canon characters were made canon in Dragon Ball recently?

So aside of Broly who appears in the new Dragon Ball movie by Toriyama, and Bardock, who apparently also appears in the movie and who was incorporated to the Dragon Ball spin off Dragon Ball minus ...
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Is Kaio-ken increasing Goku's potential?

We know that using Kaio-ken damages your body as you are forcing it to go beyond its limits. But is it also increasing your potential for the higher power? I mean as the body is facing the forced ...
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How is Zamasu supposed to be alive in Dragon Ball Heroes?

I dont think I missed an explanation in the anime, but I'm not sure if I missed on in the manga. How is Zamasu supposed to be alive in Dragon Ball Heroes? Is the same Zamasu?
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How strong is Chi Chi?

How do Chi Chi's strength compare to the rest of the Z-Fighters. Since she managed to train Goten who is immsensely strong, is she stronger than Mr. Satan
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Are Kale and Caulifla truly sisters or Kale call Caulifla “sister” in an affective way?

In Dragon Ball Super, Kale is calling Caulifla all the time "ane-san", which means "big sister" in japanese, but in the other hand Caulifla talks about Kale as her disciple, and I dont remember she ...
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How do Goku and Gohan manage to turn into great apes in Dragon Ball and Dragon Ball Z?

From what I know, they look at the full moon with their tails still intact before they turn into great apes, or "ozaru" as it is called in Japanese. How does their transformation work?
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Did Dragonball (1/Z/S) ever show the Z fighters getting ready for the day?

It's almost a meaningless question, but I seem to recall such a scene but can't find it. Edit: Just as regular people do. They tighten their belts, they get dressed (not showing everything of course),...
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Is this picture migate no gokui with kaioken?

Some months ago appeared an official preview picture of Goku's new form. It looked just like migate no gokui, but not only with grey aura but also red. Is this picture Goku using migate no gokui with ...
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Is Goku using God ki when he uses Ultra Instinct?

We know Goku in Super Saiyan God and in Super Saiyan Blue uses God ki. And apparently, he can also use God ki in base form. So, my question is, is Goku using God ki when he uses Ultra Instinct? Does ...
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Does Golden Meta Cooler have ki?

So in Dragon Ball Heroes meta Cooler appeared and he turned into Golden Meta Cooler. Supposedly meta Cooler is an android, but a yellow aura surrounds him when he transforms in Golden Meta Cooler. ...
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Can 4 people fuse into 1 powerful person?

Can Fusion AB (A fuses with B) and Fusion CD (C fuses with D) fuse again (AB fuses with CD) with something like Potara? Can it even be done?
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What does genki (from genki dama) means?

So from the previews from the following episodes we get to know that (spoilers) So what does Genki (from Genki Dama) mean?
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How is possible Moro can defeat super saiyan blues but Majin Buu can fight him?

Ok, so Moro can't absorb Majin Buu ki like he did with Goku and Vegeta. That still doesnt explain why at the begining of the fight when Vegeta power wasnt absorbed yet, he could fight at the level of ...
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How can Goku sense King Kai and Supreme Kai(s), but not Lord Beerus?

In the Dragon Ball Super it is mentioned that only a God can sense other God(s). This being true, North Kai and Supreme Kai(s) were able to sense movements of Lord Beerus, but Goku wasn't. Then how ...
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Is merged Zamasu fully immortal in Dragon Ball Heroes?

In Dragon Ball Heroes episode 10 Jiren attacks merged Zamasu with a giant energy ball and merged Zamasu gets out of it unharmed, claiming he's immortal. In Dragon Ball Super, merged Zamasu was half ...
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Is the Super Saiyan 4 transformation from Dragon Ball GT confirmed non-canon?

Since the release of Dragon Ball Super, it is confirmed by Akira Toriyama and Toei that Dragon Ball GT is non-canon anymore. But I was wondering if there was still some elements of GT that have maybe ...
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Why don't characters teach each other techniques?

In the Dragon Ball series, characters have had their own special abilities/techniques. For example, the Instant Transmission. During the Buu saga, Cell saga and tournaments etc characters such as ...
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Why do the Z-fighters hide their power?

Throughout the Dragon Ball series, the Z-fighters (Goku, Gohan, Krillin, etc) all hide their power. They try to hide their strength from normal individuals and their victories are hidden only for Mr. ...
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Why Moro's power draining dont work in Majin Buu?

Moro's power draining made him able to defeat Super Saiyan Blue Goku and Vegeta. But in the fight with Majin Buu there isnt any sign they are working at all. Why Moro's power draining dont work in ...
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Now with the Dai Kaio Shin memories being brought back to Majin Buu, can he use god ki?

In Dragon Ball Super Manga #47 Dai Kaio Shin Majin memories are brought back to Majin Buu. Dai Kaio Shin was able to use god ki. Can Majin Buu use god ki now?
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Is Kefla stronger than Vegito?

It was said that Kefla was strong enough to kill Ultra Instinct Goku when they fought. Also, a lot of power scalers in the Dragon Ball Community are saying Kefla is even stronger than Super Saiyan ...
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If the universe seed is for creating universes, why does Hearts think he can destroy the Zenos with it?

In Dragon Ball Heroes episode 9 of the anime , Hearts says that with the universe see he will destroy the Zenos. But the universe seed supposedly is for creating universes. Why did he say so? How ...
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Can Ultra Instinct be used on top of other transformations, like Super Saiyan Blue Ultra Instinct?

Ultra Instinct is sometimes refered as a transformation and sometimes as a technique/state. Now apparently there are thousands of fans who believes Ultra Instinct can be used on top of another ...