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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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Does the Dragon Ball Heroes opening 5 have any meaning for Dragon Ball Super?

In Dragon Ball Heroes opening 5, (be careful, possible spoiler or not) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=49_g2XnJGAA Does this have any relevance for what's going to happen in Dragon Ball Super?
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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 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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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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How much time passed in Dragon Ball Super between the Resurrection of F saga and the Universal Tournament saga?

In Dragon Ball Super we see a huge boost in power of Piccolo, who jumped from This doesn't make much sense unless a decent amount of time passed between the arcs and he did some special training or ...
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Why is King Kai still dead?

Near the end of the Cell Saga, Cell inflates its body in preparation to destroy the earth, but Goku thwarted its plans by teleporting it to King Kai's planet. As a result, King Kai and Goku were both ...
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Piccolo-Gohan fusion, can it be allowed in the Universal Tournament?

In Dragon Ball Super episode 88th, according to some subtitles in a popular anime webpage, confirmed by Anime SE member Aki Tanaka who speaks japanese, Gohan literally says to Piccolo "If so, should ...
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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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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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Has canonicity changed in Dragon Ball?

In the past people used to say that the Dragon Ball manga was canon and the series was not, because Toriyama drew the manga and he didnt do the same with the series. But now that Toriyama doesnt draw ...
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Are the new fighters' names a pun on something?

In Dragon Ball series, most names are puns on something. Saiyans are named after vegetables, Gods of destruction are named after alcohol beverages, Bulma and Bura are names of girl clothes, etc. Now ...
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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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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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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 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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Is the Legendary Super Saiyan (green) transformation limitless in power?

So now that both Broly, and Kale, who has a transformation which looks exactly like Broly's, have been quoting saying both the same "My Ki is building... Overflowing..." and that Kyabe tells Kale "...
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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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Does 17 has ki?

In Dragon Ball Z it is mentioned that Androids dont have ki. If I recall correctly, when 17 is fighting Piccolo one of the Z fighters says Piccolo must be figthing an Android because he can't sense ...
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What exactly is Trunks' new transformation?

Some people say it is a False Super Saiyan God, other people say it is a Super Saiyan God 2, while another group of people say it is something different. Is there any official info on what it is ...
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How strong is Koichiarator?

(Spoilers Dragon Ball Super episode 120) So, How strong is Koichiarator then?
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Why does Goku still train with King Kai?

I don't get it. King Kai said he was no match against Nappa and Vegeta, but in Dragon Ball Super Goku is very eager to train with him despite King Kai having nothing else for him to learn.
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What is Goku's red aura form in the new Dragon Ball Super opening?

What is Goku's red aura form in the new Dragon Ball Super opening? Is it regular Kaioken? Is it Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan with Kaioken? Is it his Super Saiyan God form? Is it something new? You ...
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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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Is it true that Toei mentioned 3 months ago that Caulifla has an infinite power/potential?

This video from a Spanish speaking dragon ball youtuber with close to 900,000 subscribers mentions Toei has said in a Trailer Caulifla potential is infinite. Youtube video 1 This another video from ...
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To what degree does Vados say Kale and Caulifla's power increases when fused?

In this video with Spanish subtitles about Kefura's fight vs Goku, Vados says: her power (the power of Kale and Caulifla fused) isn't the double, it is at least ten times bigger. Video 1 However,...
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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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Are there any major difference between Season 1 and 2 of Dragon Ball Super and the Dragonball Z movies they are named from?

Season 1 of Dragonball Z Super is Battle of Gods and Season 2 is Resurrection F, the same names as 2 Dragonball Z Movies.. now if we assume 20 minutes air time each episode for both series (- OP and ...
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Why was Grandpa Gohan never revived with the Dragon Balls?

I was recently re-watching DBZ dub episode 171 about how Gohan got his name, tree he crashed through as a kid etc. And a thought came to mind. Why didn't we ever see Grandpa Gohan in DBZ? I mean ...
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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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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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Is namekian fusion stronger than potara fusion?

Since Universe 6 lost their potara earrings, and the 2 warriors left are namekians, and it would seem they might eventually fuse considering Champa tells them "you know what you have to do, don't you?"...
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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 ...
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Is Kefura super saiyan 2 a regular super saiyan 2 transformation?

Kefura super saiyan 2 transformation doesnt look exactly the same than a regular super saiyan 2 transformation. Is it supposed to be the same kind of transformation aside the differences? Besides the ...