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What happened to the other androids in Dragon Ball/Dragon Ball Z?

According to the Wikia and my memory, Androids 1-7 and 9-12 were useless due to them being faulty (design problems) and some were too emotional and the kind. As for Android 8 a.k.a. Eighter or Hat-San,...
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How does Mai from the Pilaf gang become younger?

The Pilaf Gang gathered the Dragon Balls and wished for youth before the events of the Battle of Gods Movie. Though, it is never shown on screen, but it's mentioned in the movie and the series. Mai:...
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From which series should I start watching Dragon Ball?

If you want to start with the beginning, start with Dragon Ball. If you want to start with the most popular segment (probably the most entertaining segment, but this is a matter of opinion), start ...
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Why does master Roshi want the plane to stop before the second Tenkaichi tournament?

If you're talking about the manga, Master Roshi indeed wants the plane to stop, but the reason is quite obvious to the reader: he wants to poop real bad (Chapter 113). This is so clearly stated that I ...
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How many stars were on Ox King's / Chi Chi's Dragon Ball?

Goku and Bulma got the seven star dragon ball from the Ox king's castle. The Ox king agreed to give them the dragonball if they put out the fire that was destroying his castle. Once the fire was put ...
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How/Why did Mai from the future Trunks, in Dragon Ball Super get young?

Pilaf gang made the wish just before Piccolo were killed by the androids. Toriyama's Dragon Ball manga and both Dragon Ball Z and Dragon Ball Super anime adaptations didn't cover that event IIRC, but ...
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Where are the more powerful characters during the Tournament of Power?

EDIT/UPDATE: Broly wasn't canon at the moment, and hence it didn't exist in the Dragon Ball anime series. He only existed in the movies, videogames, Dragon Ball Heroes etc. Goten and Trunks were ...
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Does Jesus Christ exist in the Dragon Ball universe?

The answer to your question would be a no!Jesus Christ doesn't exist in the Dragon Ball Universe. However, there are multiple Real Life references/ Fictional works that exist in reality which have ...
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How long before the events of Dragon Ball were the balls last used?

Well, there is no concrete information about when and how the dragonballs were used before the story in the manga began. The only info i know we got is from the first chapters, where Bulma explains to ...
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Why Jackie Chan is on Dragon Ball?

Wikipedia notes that Jackie Chan's first breakthrough was the 1978 film Snake in the Eagle's Shadow. He was already well known in the 1980s. His first Hollywood film was The Big Brawl in 1980. ...
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Why does master Roshi want the plane to stop before the second Tenkaichi tournament?

Episode 84: Rivals and Arrivals (English Dub) Roshi: grunt Help... grunt Stewardess: Uh, sir, are you alright? Is something the matter? R: grunt I want off this plane right now! grunt ...
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Time period between the use of dragon balls during Namek Saga

According to the Dragon Ball's timeline's wikia page: November 2nd, Age 762: Goku is revived on November 2nd, Age 762 by the Earth Dragon Balls Age 762, December 24: Every one killed by Frieza on ...
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Is there a difference between Dragon Ball Z, Dragon Ball Kai and Dragon Ball Z Kai?

It's impossible to say which is better because it is a matter of personal opinion. The idea of Dragon Ball Z Kai is to take the best parts of Dragon Ball Z (there was A LOT of filler) and put them ...
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Is Goku the First Super Saiyan?

Historically, Probably NO. Original Super Saiyan was originally thought to be a legend, until Goku first transformed during his fight with Frieza. In a filler scene in episode 66 of DBZ, the first ...
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Why was the nudity not censored in Dragon Ball?

First, in Japan, it was a non issue. Different culture. Check out all the different animes and mangas that pull off similar or even worse moves. Once it went to the western world where it is an issue....
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What happened to the other androids in Dragon Ball/Dragon Ball Z?

According to the Wikia, Android 1-7 and 9-12 were completely artificial but Gero could not control their personalities.
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Who's the girl on the cover of chapter 67?

When I saw that girl in that cover, she actually seemed to me like the girl from the next chapter (68) whom Goku has some interaction:
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Is Goku the First Super Saiyan?

Now this question has a definitive answer. This is new information. The first super saiyan was Yamoshi. Akira Toriyama gave an interview recently and he stated the first super saiyan and the first ...
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Is there a difference between Dragon Ball Z, Dragon Ball Kai and Dragon Ball Z Kai?

Dragon Ball Z Kai is Dragon Ball Z without the fillers.
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Is there a difference between Dragon Ball Z, Dragon Ball Kai and Dragon Ball Z Kai?

Since there can't​ be one particular answer to this question and others can only give you their opinions, I will say Dragon Ball Z original is much better than Kai and I liked the old voices more than ...
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From which series should I start watching Dragon Ball?

Dragon Ball Super is the latest iteration of Dragon Ball (as of current writing). I recommend starting with Dragon Ball, followed by Dragon Ball Z and then watch Dragon Ball Super if you wish to watch ...
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The Super Saiyan Legend

There are 2 things to keep in mind there. 1.) Where did Bardock go (or more when) and 2.) The canonity of the films. Where did Bardock go or more when: When Freezer hit Bardock with his attack he ...
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All Supreme Kais died except Eastern Supreme Kai. Why new ones were not chosen?

We know the answer to this in the Majin Buu Saga in Dragon Ball Z. While Shin lived in the sacred world of the Kai's, Bibidi(Note: Babidi's father), targetted them and wanted to kill them. So he ...
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Is there a reason for the discrepancy in the length of the Serpentine Road in the Japanese and English versions of Dragon Ball Z?

There does not appear to be an officially stated reason for changing 1,000,000 kilometers to 10,000 miles, and it is likely just another case of localization. For some, it may be easier to imagine ...
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During Frieza Saga, why weren't the other Saiyans like Goku's father be revived with their wish?

Because the wish was for Namek only. During the final battle of Gokū and Freeza on Namek, Mr. Popo used the Dragon Balls and wished for the revival of all the people on Namek who were killed by ...
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Why Jackie Chan is on Dragon Ball?

Jackie Chan and Akira Toriyama were actually fans of each other's work by that point and had met, possibly before that episode. Akira Toriyama VS Jackie Chan
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Is a double fusion possible?

Well this question is something which cannot be answered definitely as the actual answer completely relies on the authors. First combination(Potara fused characters do a potara fusion after) : It was ...
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Why is Zen Oh Sama destroying universes?

By now the anime has provided a clear answer (though if you're only following the broadcast of the dub you're not quite to it yet): Oddly, this seems to be a little different in the manga:
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Dragon Ball Z (DBZ) and Dragon Ball (DB)

in DB Bulma was a teenager on a summer vacation trying to find the dragon balls. and even though their technology is pretty high at the time I guess they don't have the appropriate tech to reach ...
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In which countries was Dragonball Z aired (dubbed) before Dragonball?

A simple google search takes us to a result compiled by Derek Padula about the history of Dragon Ball Z in various countries. Countries in North America and others where the Funimation dub was aired ...
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