Reviewed by: Azure
Released by: FUNimation
Age Rating: TvPG
Region: 1 - North America
Length: 925 minutes
English 5.1 Surround
English Dolby Digital Stereo
Japanese 1.0 Mono
Son Goku's friends have always thought there was something weird about him, after all how many other people do you know have the power to defeat demon king Piccolo? It's been three years since Goku beat Piccolo at the Tenkaichi boudokai, he's settled down with Chi Chi and had a son. Now after all this time Goku is headed to a reunion.
Dragon Ball Z is the sequel series to Dragon Ball, and covers the latter volumes of the original manga by Akira Toriyama. This set loosely covers the first stort arc – the Vegeta saga (also commonly referred to as the Saiyan saga). After three years Goku is attending a reunion with some of his friends at his teacher Master Roshi's house. At first things seem to go pretty well and everyone gathered is extremely surprised to see Goku is now a father, especially since his small son Gohan seemed to be everything Goku isn't polite, smart and extremely shy. This being Dragon Ball things don't turn out as planned. An extremely powerful warrior shows up claiming to be Goku's long lost brother Raditz ;revealing along the way that both he and Goku whom he calls Kakarot are in fact a type of alien called a Sayain, a bloodthirsty race dedicated to fighting.
Note from the Editor: Azure is a huge DBZ fan, so her review of this DVD might be a bit biased.
If you dislike DBZ please take 6 points off the rating. ^_-