Dragon Ball originated in Japan in the 1980′s as a Japanese manga series. Written and illustrated by Akira Toriyama, it has since become an global phenomenon with over 500 sequences and seventeen movies and features. The trilogy follows Goku, a martial arts trained boy with special powers, and the other Z warriors as they defend the world fighting off all evil. The series begins when he is a little boy and ends when he has a wife, Chichi, and a son, Gohan.
291 of those sequences were Dragon Ball Z. The second in the anime trilogy, in these episodes, Goku learns from Raditz, his brother, that they are Saiyans, or extraterrestrials. As an infant, Goku was missioned to Earth to take over the planet, but after a head injury, all memories of the mission were lost. After his refusal to help his brother finish the mission, Raditz kidnaps his son and Goku encounters some oppositions from outer space, including galore of his own kind, in order to save his son and the planet.
Through the years, Goku, along with is son, proceeds to fight off his enemies. Through these obstacles, though he has to do a lot of fighting, he manages to instruct values such as loyalty, trustworthiness, teamwork and friendship as well as instructing with regards to victory and defeat. With galore battles won and a heap of battles lost, Goku learns very essential lessons defining who he is.
Season one of the Dragon Ball Z series covered the Saiyan Saga; Season 2 was with regards to the Namek and Captain Ginyu Sagas; the Frieza Saga came in season 3; Garlic Junior, Trunks, and Androids Sagas were introduced in season 4. Season 5 covered the Imperfect Cell and Perfect Cell Sagas; Cell Games Saga followed in season 6; season 7 consisted of the Great Saiyaman and World Tournament Sagas; the Babidi and Maji Buu Sagas came in season 8; Season 9 brought the Fusion and Kidd Buu Sagas; and season 10 were just specials.
The basi series in the trilogy followed Goku as a child whereas this series follows him continuing his adventures as a parent and grandparent. Different from the comedic orientation in the firstborn series, the Dragon Ball Z sequences were more severe and dramatic. This series of sequences spans a amount of time of assorted years where the characters get older, get stronger, fight more inviolable villains, get married, have children, die which most times are resurrected. There have been various movies made from this series.
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