Dragon Ball

TV (153 eps)
1986 - 1989
4.147 out of 5 from 46,382 votes
Rank #858

A mysterious monkey-tailed boy named Goku teams up with a teenage computer-wiz girl named Bulma to search for the mystic Dragon Balls. According to legend, whoever collects all 7 Dragon Balls will have any one wish granted. Join Goku in this hilarious anime masterpiece, as he races and battles to save the world from the forces of darkness. Who will find the balls first?

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roriconfan May 15, 2012
Score 6/10

#1: Emperor Pilaf Saga

Just like it happened with so many other people of my generation, I instantly fell in love with Dragonball. And I am talking about the original series, not Z which was what most watched in America and didn’t know there was more before it. By then, the plot had become the stereotype everybody was copying, instead of something completely different from everything else that was... read more

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PhdInCartoons Mar 4, 2013
Score 6.4/10

Story Very repetitive, but it doesn’t feel that way. There is always some competition or bad guy to train for. The show isn't really about the plot line as much as it is about entertainment value, which there is loads of.    Animation Not brilliant, but then it is old. It also should be noted that it does get better as the show progresses. It does hold up quite well considering it is form... read more

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