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 2014 The Fall of Men (Short) (characters) (post-production)
 2013 Dream 9 (TV Movie) (characters)
 2013 Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods (manga) / (original author)
 2011 Dragon Ball: Episode of Bardock (TV Movie) (creator)
 2010 Dragon Ball: Raging Blast 2 (Video Game) (story)
 2010 Dragonball Z Tenkaichi Tag Team (Video Game) (story)
 2010 Dragon Ball DS 2: Charge! Red Ribbon Army (Video Game) (story)
 2009 Dragon Ball: Raging Blast (Video Game) (story)
 2009 DragonBall: Revenge of King Piccolo (Video Game) (story)
 2009 Dragonball: Evolution (novel series "Dragonball")
 2008 Dragon Ball Z: Infinite World (Video Game) (story)
 2008 Dragon Ball: Origins (Video Game) (story)
 2008 Dragon Ball Z: Burst Limit (Video Game) (story)
 2007 Dragonball Z: Budokai tenkaichi 3 (Video Game) (characters)
 2007 Dragon Ball Z: Shin Budokai - Another Road (Video Game) (story)
 2006 Jump Ultimate Stars (Video Game) (characters and universe: DragonBall, Dragon Ball Z, & Dr. Slump)
 2006 Battle Stadium D.O.N. (Video Game) (characters and universe: DragonBall Z)
 2006 Super Dragon Ball Z (Video Game) (story)
 2006 Dragon Ball Z: Shin Budokai (Video Game) (story)
 2005 Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi (Video Game) (story)
 2005 Jump Super Stars (Video Game) (characters and universe: Dragon Ball, Dragon Ball Z & Dr. Slump)
 2004 Dragon Ball Z: Budokai 3 (Video Game) (story)
 1996-2003 Dragon Ball Z (TV Series) (manga - 281 episodes)
- Goku's Next Journey (2003) ... (manga)
- Buu's Reincarnation (2003) ... (manga)
- Granddaughter Pan (2003) ... (manga)
- He's Always Late (2003) ... (manga)
- Celebrations with Majin Buu (2003) ... (manga)
 1997 Doctor Slump (TV Series)
 1997 Dragon Ball GT: A Hero's Legacy (TV Movie) (creator)
 1996 Dragon Ball GT (TV Series) (creator)
 1995 Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn (character)
 1994 Dragon Ball Z: Bio-Broly (character)
 1994 Go! Go! Ackman (Video short) (original story)
 1993 Kosuke & Rikimaru (writer)
 1993 Dragon Ball Z (Video Game) (characters)
 1993 Dragon Ball Z: Bojack Unbound (Short) (character)
 1993 Dragon Ball Z: The History of Trunks (TV Movie) (character)
 1992 Dragon Ball Z: Super Android 13 (character)
 1992 DragonBall Z: Gather Together! Goku World (Video short) (story)
 1991 Dragon Ball Z: Cooler's Revenge (characters)
 1991 Dragon Ball Z: Lord Slug (Short) (characters)
 1991 Dragon Ball: The Magic Begins (character)
 1990 Deuraegon bol: Ssawora Son O-gong, igyeora Son O-gong (original story - uncredited)
 1990 The Lonely Final Battle (TV Movie) (character)
 1990 Kennosuke-sama (Short) (manga)
 1990 Pink mizu-dorobô ame-dorobô (Short) (manga)
 1989 Dragon Ball Z: Son Goku Super Star (Short) (character) / (story)
 1989 Dragon Ball Z (TV Series) (story)
 1989 Dragon Ball (original story)
 1988 Doragon bôru: Makafushigi dai bôken (character) / (story "Weekly Shônen Jump serialization")
 1988 Dragon Ball: Goku's Fire Fighting Regiment (Video short) (story)
 1988 Dragon Ball: Goku's Traffic Safety (Video short) (story)
 1986 Dragonball (TV Series) (story)
 1986 Dragon Ball (TV Series) (character)
 1981 Dokutaa Suranpu Arale-chan (TV Series) (comic)
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About Drunken Master (1978): If I hadn't seen this movie, I would never have come up with Dragonball. See more »


His "Dragon Ball" manga extended only up to the end of the DBZ series and the third anime series Dragon Ball GT (1996), was an original work (and thus considered by some fans to be non-canon); however, Toriyama was involved in that series by supervising its production, although this was limited. See more »


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