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Dragon Ball Z Kai 

Dragon Ball Kai: Doragon bôru kai (original title)
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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 ... See full summary »
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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. Written by dreamian

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Trivia

Brice Armstrong, Monika Antonelli, Stephanie Nadolny and Tiffany Vollmer are the only actors to not reprise their roles from the Z funimation dub. See more »

Goofs

In the English dub, Dende makes a wish to Porunga to revive everyone that died since Bibidi and Majin Buu came to Earth, except the evil ones. He should have said Babidi, not Bibidi. See more »

Crazy Credits

All-new opening and closing credits sequences were animated for the series, instead of the series just reusing the ones from Z. See more »


Soundtracks

Kokoro no hane
("Wings of the Heart")
Performed by Team Dragon
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The best version of DBZ
23 September 2012 | by See all my reviews

Years ago before dragon ball z Kai I watched a bit of Some Poorly dubbed Dragon ball and Dragon Ball GT and the laughable ocean dub version of DBZ (with Some of the worst Acting known to man)

I think dragon ball z Kai is the best of the series Much better than the 1999 Funimation dub

The Voice Acting was a bit mediocre compare to the Japanese voice acting

Gohan's new Voice is cute but childish (a lot of funimation dub fans hate Gohan's new Voice but i like it)

Even Freiza's new Voice was epic and much better than his Funimation dub Voice

The musics from DBZKai are great

and the animation was superior to dragon ball z

The theme song(dragon soul) was great

this series is not as bad as what the Funimation 1999 Fans say

If you miss dragon ball z than dragon ball z Kai is all you need Because it was the best version of DBZ

For those who never watched the funimation version of DBZ as a kid: 10/10 For those who watched the funimation version of DBZ as a kid: 1/10


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