In February of 2009, Toei Animation announced that as an honor to 20 years of Dragon Ball Z, they will begin the production of a renewed DragonBall Z, named Dragon Ball Kai. This new anime chronicles the plot of DBZ and consists of parts from the original anime which are edited to a better quality and with new voices. Toei Animation also confirmed that the plot of DBK will be closer to manga style.
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Various scenes had been edited due to censorship in the original Japanese broadcast, like baby Goku's nudity and the hole in Goku and Raditz chest. See more
Mr. Satan's punch at the World Tournament is shown to have a power of "137." Yet later, in the dub, someone comments on him having a punch power of "139." (Master Roshi's power level is 139, which probably created this confusion.) See more
New commercial bumpers/eyecatchers were animated for this incarnation of the series as well. See more
Kokoro no hane
("Wings of the Heart")
Performed by Team Dragon
Second ending theme See more