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Questions tagged [dragon-ball-series]

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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How long before the events of Dragon Ball were the balls last used?

Several lines of dialogue in the first few episodes of Dragon Ball indicate that the balls have not been activated in several years, such as Roshi being unaware of their power, one of the balls being ...
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All Supreme Kais died except Eastern Supreme Kai. Why new ones were not chosen?

Only Eastern Supreme Kai is left, why he does all the job? There's supposed to be 4 Supreme Kais and 1 Grand Kai
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Did Kale ever turn into super saiyan 2?

We have no doubts that universe 6 saiyans Caulifla, Kyabe and Kefura turned super saiyan 2. But how about Kale? According to these Dragon Ball wikias in English and Spanish she turns in super saiyan ...
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Do the other universes know that it was Universe 7 that wished them back using Super Dragon Balls?

It was Universe 7 that wished other Universes back using Super Dragon Balls. Maybe Universe 6 & 11 knows it, but what about the other universes?
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Can Vegeta go to Beyond SSJ Blue/ Ultra Blue at will

Or is vegeta's new transformation, a temporary form just like Ultra Instinct, which seemed to be not possible to attain at will?
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Why Goku SSJ4 transformation has yellow eyes and Vegeta SSJ4 tranformation has blue eyes?

In Dragon Ball GT, Goku SSJ4 transformation has yellow eyes. But Vegeta SSJ4 transformation has blue eyes has there ever been an explanation why this is so? Do these transformations have anything ...
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Is super saiyan god a “super saiyan” transformation, or does just it have a missleading name?

After watching the trailer of the new Dragon Ball movie, where a villain with an armor similar to saiyans appear and it has yellow eyes, I started to wonder if a super saiyan transformation can have ...
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Is the villain from the new Dragon Ball movie using Freezer army or saiyan armor?

So this is an image of the new villain from the new Dragon Ball movie. Can it be confirmed it's using Freezer army or saiyan armor? The full trailer for more details is here Trailer new Dragon Ball ...
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What is the jokes in regards to Dragonball Character names?

While watching the Co-Optional Podcast (Episode 209. after 1:47:50 when it says "anime thing"), when talking about Dragonball Fighters and how Broly and Bardock were the only 2 confirmed to be being ...
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Can't 17 give energy to Goku to restore Goku's power?

In the tournament of power we've seen Freezer giving energy to Goku to restore Goku's power, after he run out of energy when he used for the first time incomplete Ultra Instinct Then in Dragon Ball ...
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Are the new Dragon Ball movies canon?

The new Dragon Ball movies (Battle of gods, Resurrection of Freezer, and the new Dragon Ball Super movie coming in December 2018) have directly involvement of Akira Toriyama, unlike the original ...
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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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The strongest character in each Dragon Ball series

Excluding Zeno because he is the king of everything, who is the strongest character in each Dragon Ball series, like Dragon Ball Super, Dragon Ball Universe, Dragon Ball GT, ...? I'm looking for fact-...
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Did Gohan evolve in the tournament of power?

In the last episode of Dragon Ball Super, Vegeta tells Vermouth that he can't be sure Goku won't master Ultra Instinct as he has seen how the Saiyans have evolved in the tournament of power. In that ...
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Does Jesus Christ exist in the Dragon Ball universe?

In episode 70 of the original Dragon Ball series, Krillin fights one of Fortuneteller Baba's minions, who is a vampire. After he's defeated, Oopa and Puar jump in, and they manage to defeat him. To ...
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Does Jiren use Ultra Instinct to some degree?

Jiren was able to fight Goku and put him in trouble when he was using half Ultra Instinct. Does Jiren also have Ultra Instinct? This is a shot from the preview of the next episode, where Goku using ...
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is the legendary super saiyan 3 in the Dragon Ball Heroes manga?

AFAIK, in the Dragon Ball Heroes videogame appears the legendary super saiyan 3. Is this character in the Dragon Ball Heroes manga?
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Is mastered Ultra Instinct the same as Super Saiyan Silver?

V Jump magazine has released a picture of Goku with silver hair and a lot of people in the web is talking about "Super Saiyan Silver" and that it has to be mastered Ultra Instinct. Is there any ...
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Super Saiyan 4 vs Super Saiyan Blue in Dragon Ball Heroes, which transformation is stronger?

Super Saiyan 4 vs Super Saiyan Blue is being reported to appear fighting in Dragon Ball Heroes. Dragon Ball Heroes it's an official non canon Dragon Ball videogame and manga. Which transformation is ...
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Did Trunks SSJ2 become much stronger after the sparring with SSJ3 Goku?

Before Trunks became super saiyan rage (super saiyan hikari), he had a battle where he was able to hold, hit and take apart Black Goku super saiyan rosé from super saiyan blue Goku. How was this ...
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Are there 2 saiyans called Panpukin in Dragon Ball?

According to the spanish Dragon Ball Wikia, the name of this saiyan is Panpukin (the one who fought Tien, Yamcha, etc.) and also according to the same Wikia, this another saiyan who was a friend of ...
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How could Vegeta defeat Hakaishin Toppo so easily?

In the previous episode God of Destruction Toppo absolutely destroyed Golden Frieza (who is supposed to be as powerful as Super Saiyan Blue) and Android 17. His Hakai was also much more powerful ...
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Why Jackie Chan is on Dragon Ball?

In episode 21 of Dragon Ball, an old warrior called Jackie Chan (a fake name for master Roushi) was introduced. Dragon Ball is from 1985 and this is one of the earliest episodes, was Jackie Chan even ...
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How does Goku's super saiyan blue kaioken compare with Vegeta's super saiyan blue evolution transformation?

I know there might not be a conclusive evidence about which technique/form-transformation is stronger, but how do they compare over all? Are there any features of one which are known to be superior to ...
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How is each saiyan transformation/form achieved?

So now , depending how you count them and which sources you count, there are among 10-20 transformations/forms can attain. (counting Oozaru, non exclusive saiyan forms, etc.) Which saiyans ...
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Does Vegeta new transformation/form has an official name already?

In the last episode of Dragon Ball Super, Vegeta got a new transformation/form. He eyes has pupils, he's super saiyan blue aura is darker and it has more sparks. Does this new transformation/form has ...
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Is there any official picture of “Ultra Blue” Vegeta?

So the japaneses are calling "Ultra Blue" to the supposed state Vegeta is going to have according to japanese magazines, where he will release his full Super Saiyan Blue power. And at the end of the ...
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How Did Krillin Get Stronger After Potential Unlock in DBZ?

In Dragon Ball Z ep.54, (this is during the Namek Saga), the Elder Guru unlocks Krillin's sleeping potential, and so Krillin reaches his full potential, at a power level of 14,000. By the time ...
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Who is stronger, Kefla or Anilaza?

So Goku, Vegeta, Gohan, Freezer and 17 had to join to defeat Aniraza, but it took Goku ultra instinct to defeat Kefura. Who shows the series to be stronger, Kefla or Anilaza?
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How many times Gohan has surpassed Vegeta in power?

Dragon Ball Z and Dragon Ball Super show Gohan and Vegeta's power levels were above and behind of each other several times. A few times I recall from the top of my mind. When Freezer attacked Krilin, ...
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Who is (was) the strongest namekusei in Dragon Ball Super?

So now there are 3 strong candidates to be the strong namekusei in Dragon Ball Super. Piccolo (as always), Saoneru and Pirina. Which one did the show shown to be the strongest?
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Why is the kamehameha so widely used? Is it the best ki blast beam?

There are tons of different beam attacks like the Masenko or Galick Gun, why does everyone seem to go for the Kamehameha instead? Going as far as to have Cell use it as his ultimate move instead of ...
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Can a single dragon ball be destroyed? What would happen to the rest of them?

I guess they'd be unsuable but would a new set need to be made then? Would the past set simply vanish or turn to stone?
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If 17's aura isn't ki, what is it then?

In Dragon Ball, aura always meant ki. Recently, however, fighters without ki have been shown to have an aura. First 17, which now it's been explicitly stated he doesn't have ki. Kochiarator, which is ...
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Does Aniraza have ki?

So three robots fused somehow with an apparent humanoid alien. The result is a giant humanoid looking alien that we dont know if it's a robot, and android, a humanoid or what. He has an energy reactor ...
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How strong is Koichiarator?

(Spoilers Dragon Ball Super episode 120) So, How strong is Koichiarator then?
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Does Frieza have God Ki?

In Dragon Ball Super episode 25th, Golden Frieza power can be felt by Tenshinhan, who says his power is amazing, something that couldn't happen if Golden Frieza would have God Ki, because God Ki can't ...
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How many times Vegeta has surpassed Goku in power?

We know of a few times Vegeta was stronger than Goku. Before arriving to Earth, prior Goku learnt kaioken (This shouldn't count as surpassing, since he started being stronger) The first time he went ...
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Inconsistency with regard to an event in the Resurrection of Freiza Arc and the Future Trunks arc

During the ROF arc, we see Gohan powering up to his maximum (to an extent capable of almost of destroying himself), to allow Goku to detect his energy and use the instant transmission and get back ...
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Are all the angels children of the Great Priest?

According to the Dragon Ball wikia article Great Priest Vados, Whis, Cus, Marcarita, Martinu and Korn are children of the Great Priest. What about the other angels? Are they also children of the ...
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From which series should I start watching Dragon Ball?

I know that Dragon Ball is a very long saga. Which series should I start with? Is there any of the new ones the reboot of the old ones? If I start with Dragon Ball Super, will it be continuing the ...
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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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Did Frieza know super saiyan god?

In the Dragon Ball Minus manga which is part of Jaco the Galatic Patrolman if I understand correctly, Frieza knows super saiyan god. But in the anime series he seems to know anything about him, since ...
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How does the “more S cells” explanation for becoming a super saiyan makes sense?

So Akira Toriyama said recently in an interview that Goten and Trunks transforms so easily in super saiyan, because saiyans have some "S cells" for becoming a super saiyan, those who has more ...
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Was the original super saiyan a golden great ape in canon Dragon Ball?

"When the Dragon Ball Z anime was released, a filler scene in the episode "Goku's New Power" was added showing the Super Saiyan as what looks like a Great Ape with yellowish colored fur instead of the ...
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Is Yamoshi a pun on something?

All saiyan names are pun on vegetables. Kakaroto (carrot), Vegita (vegetable), Tarble (vegetable), Bardock (Burdock), Totepo (potato), Broly (broccoli), Cabba (cabbage), etc. Now Akira Toriyama gave ...
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Did Vegeta SSJ2 against Beerus surpassed Gohan's mystic form?

In Dragon Ball Super in the battle of gods saga when Vegeta fights Beerus, Beerus says fighting him was more fun than fighting Goku super saiyan 3. In the movie Battle of gods, master Roshi says ...
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How many alien races have a name in Dragon Ball?

In Dragon Ball many races have a name, for example, Humans Saiyans Namekians Tsufurus Yardrats Frost demons Metamorans How many other alien races are mentioned/ have a name in Dragon Ball?
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How is it known Zarbuto is a Tsufurujin?

The Dragon Ball Wikia mentions Zarbuto is a Tsufurujin just like the creators of Baby in Dragon Ball GT or Dr Raichi from the OVA "Plan to eradicate all saiyans" http://dragonball.wikia.com/wiki/...
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All possible fusions/absorbtions and their multipliers

Potara fusion, fusion dance etc. The dragon ball universe knows many fusion types from which some are considered an absorbtion such as Buu and Cell consuming some to become stronger. Information on ...