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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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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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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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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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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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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Where does the golden great ape transformation fit in the saiyan transformations scale?

Are the multipliers from the super saiyan transformation (x50) and Oozaru transformation (x10) supposed to add up in the golden great ape transformation? Or does it have just a different multiplier? ...
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How many continuities are there in Dragon Ball?

The new movie is going to retcon the old Broly movies. This made me think how many continuities do we have in Dragon Ball. The old anime series and/or manga were one (or two?) The old movies Dragon ...
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Who owns the Dragon Ball trademark and can officially decide what's canon or not?

I was trying to understand who can decide in Dragon Ball what's canon or not. You might think it's Akira Toriyama, but as long as the trademark doesnt belong to him, it isnt so. I know it wasnt so ...
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What are the differences between all those different ki blast attacks?

Some ki attacks in the Dragon Ball universe have pretty distinct purposes. Taiyōken blinds, Makankōsappō punctures, Kienzan cuts, etc. But then there is the standard ki blast attack, and every fighter ...
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Dark Kamehameha?

I was curious about the use of the dark kamehameha. So far I know that color pigment to an energy move doesn't really matter and in most cases in DBZ it's a bit of a design trope to signify the ...
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Why is Dragon Ball Z's Blu-ray ending in English? Where can I find the original Japanese ending credits?

I saw a DBZ ending on YouTube recently, and I realized that the casting is in English. Why isn't it in Japanese like in the DVD sets? Which Blu-ray set's ending is in English? It it all of them? ...
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Is there any difference between the ideas of Ten from Hunter x Hunter and God Ki from Dragon Ball?

Hunter x Hunter already has an idea which is very similar to Dragon Ball's ki, which is Nen. According to the Hunter x Hunter wikia, Nen in Hunter x Hunter means "Mind Force" and "allows a living ...
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How many different continuities / canons are there for Dragon Ball?

Would the movies be considered their own continuity, along with the various anime - Super, GT being separate, or am I wrong with this? Is Dragon Ball GT its own continuity? And as for the video games,...
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Are there other characters with combined techniques in Dragon Ball other than Gohan and Piccolo's Demon Flash of Death?

Spoilers from manga 56 Are there other characters with combined techniques like them in the series?
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What's the difference between ki control and spirit control?

So in the manga, How is this different from ki control? Supposedly ki is "the circulating life force", and spirit in many beliefs refers to our life force energy. What's the difference between ki ...
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Why Vegeta doesnt learn Goku's instant Instant Transmission if he can see it, feel it, and remember it when he's fused with Goku as Vegito?

In episode #55 of the Dragon Ball Super manga, Also in Dragon Ball Z, after defusing with Goku, Vegeta says that they have given quite a strong beating to Buu as Vegito. So he remembers, he can see ...
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Do Gogeta and Vegito have all the same techniques?

In Dragon Ball Heroes, Vegito has shown to be capable of using the kaioken. But Vegito in the same story and others doesnt use it. Do Gogeta and Vegito have all the same techniques?
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Is there any Dragon Ball continuity where Gogeta is stronger than Vegito like he's in Dragon Ball Heroes?

In episode 18th of Dragon Ball Heroes, Gogeta has shown to be stronger than Vegito, being on par of enemies Vegito can't even close using kaioken. There are many Dragon Ball continuities (as far as I ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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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 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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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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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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is there any other human with non white / transparent ki in Dragon Ball aside Roshi's lilac ki?

In the advance of the new chapter of Dragon Ball Super , Roshi appears with lilac ki, perhaps the sign of a new technique or transformation. My question is, is there any other human in the Dragon Ball ...
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Which version of Rumoosh died?

Note: it's impossible not to spoil in the title. Behind there are more spoilers of Dragon Ball Super Manga 21
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Alternative super saiyan transformation of Kale, what's it supposed to be? (warning: content of recent episode 101)

In Dragon Ball Super episode 101, we've seen another transformation of Kale. Instead of having her eyes blank and her muscles inflated, the called "berserker mode", in the alternative transformation ...