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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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How did sorbet's laser gun pierce Goku?

In Ressurection of F, Goku, while SSJ Blue, is shot with Sorbet's ray gun and the blast pierces Goku. How is it that, even though Goku normally can withstand powerful Ki attacks, he was badly wounded ...
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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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Why Vegeta can't defuse Moro/73 fusion?

So supposedly Vegeta trained with Yardrats to learn a technique which allows him to release the energy gathered by other warriors when they absorb it from another source like a planet or a fusion. But ...
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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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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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Why didn't Goku use Super Saiyan God's regenerative abilities to recover from Freezer's deathly blow?

In the God of Destruction Beerus saga of Dragon Ball Super we see Goku heals from a mortal wound made by Beerus when transformed in Super Saiyan God. But in the Golden Freezer saga we see Goku being ...
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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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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 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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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 does Trunks not have Vegeta's hairstyle?

Why does Trunks have his hair parted to the side, but Vegeta has a widow's peak? Shouldn't Trunks have some of the same features as Vegeta, just like Gohan inherited Goku's features?
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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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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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Does Gogeta metamor fusion last longer than Vegito potara fusion?

In Dragon Ball Super Vegito defused quickly because he used too much power as super saiyan blue. IIRC potara fusion was supposed to last 1 hour, but for the power used it didnt. IIRC metamor fusion ...
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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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Is it impossible for Goku and Vegeta to turn Legendary Super Saiyan?

So from the spoilers of Dragon Ball Super Broly, apparently, Is it impossible for Goku and Vegeta to turn Legendary Super Saiyan? In the non canon movie (the original movie) it was made apparently ...
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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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why does goku not go super saiyan god when he versus omega at full power with all the balls

In Dragon Ball GT Kid Goku goes super saiyan 4. This is after Battle of Gods and Resurrection F so when he needs to fight why wont he go god form he needs more power and there is no time to how long ...
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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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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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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 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 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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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 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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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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How many times was the moon destroyed?

In the original Dragon Ball series, Master Roshi (Kame-sennin) realizes that Goku turned into a rampaging ape due to the effects of the full moon, and comes up with a characteristically Dragon Ball ...
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If Kaioken x2 increases the power level of his user by 2, how much does the regular kaioken increase the power level?

It's said that kaioken x2 increases the power level by 2. And it's also said that the regular kaioken increases the strenght. Then, how much does the regular kaioken increase the power level?
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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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Dragonball Z - Rule for dragonballs

This may be a question that can't be answered but I figured it may be a little fun to try anyways. I know the rules that are established about the dragonballs: 1 (original earth) /2 (later on earth) /...
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Can the same potara earrings be used to fuse other warriors after a fused warrior defused?

In the battle of Vegito vs merged Zamasu we saw Vegito fused lasted very little because Vegito was so powerful that the power of the earrings were consumed to keep Vegito together. If Goku and Vegeta ...
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Roshi is over 300 years old because he used Dragon Balls, but how is Master Shen still alive?

Roshi and Master Shen (Crane) were rivals while growing up. But why did Crane not die of old age?
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Why does Paragus look younger in DBZ Legendary SSJ compared to DBS Broly

Like if you watched the old Broly (the first one) He looked way younger, and in the DBS version he looks very old. So does that mean Goku, Vegeta, Gohan, Piccolo and Trunks minds where whipped clean?
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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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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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How does a Yardrat know that Vegeta became faster than Goku?

In Dragon Ball Super manga #55, Is Goku supposed to be traveling to Yardrat often or something? How does a Yardrat know that Vegeta became faster than Goku?
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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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Was Vegito SSJ1 or SSJ2 when fighting Buu?

In the fight with Buu, when Vegito just transforms, we see electricity sparks surrounding him (typical feat of a super saiyan 2) but in the rest of the fight we see these sparks no more. Was Vegito a ...
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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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Has Vegito ever used the instant transmission in canon Dragon Ball?

The Dragon Ball wikia lists instant tranmission as one of Vegito's abilities. Vegito . Has Vegito ever used the instant transmission in canon Dragon Ball?
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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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Have there been any other saiyan hybrids?

Knowing how similar the Saiyans and Humans are biologically, would it not be feasible to have another similar species that Saiyans can cross-breed with? Has there already been such a thing, and if so, ...
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Are half-blooded Saiyans stronger than pure-blooded Saiyans?

I'm wondering if half-blooded Saiyans are stronger than pure-blooded Super Saiyans? Like how half-blooded vampires are stronger than pure-blooded vampires.
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Why can Sonic become a Super Saiyan like Goku?

I watched an animation about Sonic, and that hedgehog became a Super Saiyan using diamond shaped stuff. What actually is that? How can Sonic become like that?
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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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