Dragon Ball has 291 episodes, with the last one airing in 1996.
The series follows Goku and his friends as they train to become powerful fighters and defend Earth against an array of villains. The show is based on the manga series by Akira Toriyama, which ran from 1984 to 1995.
The series was adapted into an anime series by Toei Animation and broadcasted on Fuji TV from February 26, 1986 to April 19, 1989 for 152 episodes. The series was extended to include Dragon Ball Z (1989-1996), Dragon Ball GT (1996-1997) and Dragon Ball Super (2015-2018).
In 2009, Funimation Entertainment began releasing Dragon Ball on DVD with remastered video and audio quality and uncut footage from the original Japanese version of the show.
Last modified: August 10, 2022