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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 does Goku and Gohan manage to turn into great apes in Dragon Ball and Dragon Ball Z?

From what I know of, 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 transformations work? BTW, I also ...
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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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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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Who is stronger Jiren or Broly?

Some people say Jiren is stronger than Broly, while some people say Broly is stronger than Jiren. Usually, in Dragon Ball, the next enemy is stronger. However, this pattern was changed in Dragon Ball ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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 ...
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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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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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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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Which gods of destructions have been designed by Toriyama and which ones by Toyotaro?

Reading some commentaries in internet, I've read than the god of destruction Kitera has been designed by Toyotaro. And reading other posts in a forum I've read that the god of destruction Sidra has ...
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Which Dragon Ball spin-offs are part of the Dragon Ball Series storyline and which arent?

There are several Dragon Ball spin-offs, all of them made by the official releaser of the Dragon Ball mangas and other also made by Akira Toriyama himself. Ginga Patrol Jaco (Jaco the Galactic ...
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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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New Dragon Ball Heroes anime, which SSJ transformations exists in Dragon Ball Heroes which dont in Dragon Ball Super?

A new Dragon Ball Heroes anime has been announced based in the Dragon Ball Heroes videogame and manga. Which SSJ transformations are there in Dragon Ball Heroes manga and videogame which dont exist in ...
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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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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