Dragon Ball (1986– )

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Follows the adventures of an extraordinarily strong young boy named Goku as he searches for the seven dragon balls. These balls, when combined, can grant the owner any one wish he desires. ... See full summary »

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 Additional Voices / ... (153 episodes, 1986-2003)
Andrea Kwan ...
 Son Goku (Animax Asia dub) (153 episodes, 1986-2003)
Brice Armstrong ...
 Narrator / ... (152 episodes, 1986-2003)
Masako Nozawa ...
 Son Goku / ... (152 episodes, 1986-2003)
Jôji Yanami ...
 Narrator / ... (152 episodes, 1986-2003)
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 Goku / ... (131 episodes, 1986-2003)
Christopher Sabat ...
 Yamcha / ... (127 episodes, 1986-2003)
Hiromi Tsuru ...
 Bulma / ... (120 episodes, 1986-2003)
Tiffany Vollmer ...
 Bulma (119 episodes, 1986-2003)
Mike McFarland ...
 Master Roshi / ... (113 episodes, 1986-2003)
Naoko Watanabe ...
 Puar / ... (110 episodes, 1986-2003)
Tôru Furuya ...
 Yamcha (107 episodes, 1986-2003)
Monika Antonelli ...
 Puar / ... (105 episodes, 1986-2003)
Mayumi Tanaka ...
 Kuririn / ... (103 episodes, 2001-2003)
Naoki Tatsuta ...
 Oolong / ... (100 episodes, 1986-2003)
Bradford Jackson ...
 Oolong / ... (99 episodes, 1986-2003)
Kôhei Miyauchi ...
 Kamesennin Muten Roshi (94 episodes, 1986-2003)
Mami Koyama ...
 Lunch / ... (86 episodes, 2001-2003)
Laurie Steele ...
 Krillin / ... (85 episodes, 1986-2003)
Meredith McCoy ...
 Launch / ... (85 episodes, 2001-2003)
Kenji Utsumi ...
 World Tournament Announcer / ... (73 episodes, 1986-2003)
Hirotaka Suzuoki ...
 Tenshinhan (67 episodes, 2002-2003)
John Burgmeier ...
 Tien / ... (66 episodes, 1986-2003)
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Follows the adventures of an extraordinarily strong young boy named Goku as he searches for the seven dragon balls. These balls, when combined, can grant the owner any one wish he desires. Along the way he makes many new friends, and enemies, and he trains to become the strongest fighter in the world. Written by page8701

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Goofs

In the original English dub for the episode The Kamehameha wave, Kamehameha is misspelled as Kamehameah on the title screen. See more »

Quotes

Krillin: Slow down! You know if I lose my grip on you I'll fall through this cloud!
Goku: Well if you would stop thinking bad thoughts then it wouldn't be a problem!
Krillin: Fat chance.
Goku: Hey Krillin look, do you think Master Roshi would like that lady over there?
Krillin: You mean I have to look down? Goku that's a man!
Goku: Really? How can you tell? Gosh, they all look pretty much the same to me.
Krillin: Huh? You're joking, right? I mean you really can't tell the difference?
Goku: Well, usually I can figure it out. I just have to touch them ...
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Crazy Credits

When FUNimation redubbed the original Dragon Ball in 2000, they kept the Japanese intro/outro credit songs, and had English speakers sing them. This was the first time FUNimation kept music from the Japanese version of a Dragon Ball series. See more »

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Followed by Dragon Ball: Hey! Son Goku and Friends Return!! (2008) See more »

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The best anime for kids!
23 February 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Young Goku is here. Lovable, kind, and pure-hearted. Also discover the origin of how it all started. To be honest, this was the best anime cartoon I ever saw next to my other favorites, Akira and Galerians.They don't compare at all but its funny and perfect for the family. If you heard DBZ was good, watch this series. The best shows are the first two sagas, when Goku did the most comedy. Although this isn't REALLY recommend for kids, due to violence and nudity. I recommend this to ages 9 and up. Young Goku journeys with a girl named Bulma hoping to find the seven dragon balls. During there journey they run into enemies who also have the same objective. Will Goku and Bulma receive all of the dragon ball and summon the dragon or will there plan be a failure. The whole search rides on a dragon radar created by Bulma.


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