King cold visits the saiyans, accompanied by his son freeza and his army, announces that he is retiring, and leaves his empire to his son. One of the most successful series in the dragon ball franchise is dragon ball super, which debuted in 2015 and takes place after the defeat of.
So unless you're just looking for more dragon ball content in general or are curious to see what paths it took i'd recommend just reading the current arc since there's no anime version of.
Where to start dragon ball super after movies. Watch it if you want, but it has (almost) the same story as beginning of dragon ball super. Many anime can’t even begin to compete with the dragon ball series in terms of character development, lore, innovation and many other things. Mystical adventure (1988) dragon ball z:
As explained by the creators of the movie during this nycc panel, super hero will take place following the events of dragon ball super: While this method might be frowned upon by hardcore dragon ball fans, one way to watch the films is to go in chronological order in terms of the time scale of the story. Battle of gods and dragon ball z:
Dragon ball the main reason for this is that db is quite unlike everything that came after it. Curse of the blood rubies (1986) dragon ball: Dragon ball is a japanese media franchise created by akira toriyama in 1984.
(this imdb version stands for both japanese and english). A continuation of dragon ball (1986 tv series) it contains the following sagas: Dragon ball super is the latest iteration of dragon ball (as of current writing).
Watch dragon ball series in the order they were released. Broly → dragon ball z kai (ep. Many questions have been answered such as:
I recommend starting with dragon ball, followed by dragon ball z and then watch dragon ball super if you wish to watch all the episodes in order and in succession. Dragon ball z watch order according to release date. Sleeping princess in devil’s castle (1987) dragon ball:
The tree of might (1990) Dead zone (1989) dragon ball z: This time, cooler is cybernetic and is enslaving the people of new namek which causes goku and the heroes to finish what was started.
The series has been around for one big reason and that reason is because fans love the series and are attached to it. Curse of the blood rubies. Something important to note about dragon ball super, including broly, is that the series technically takes place within the larger confines of dragon ball z's timeline.
The events of dragon ball super take place just a short time after the buu saga. The world’s strongest (1990) dragon ball z: The opening events of dragon ball super:
After making quite a splash in cooler's revenge, the titular villain was brought back to cause more problems. An animated film, dragon ball super: Movies 2 and 3, the world's strongest and the tree of might, are clearly set after the saiyan saga (ignoring continuity issues), and while movie 1 (dead zone) is set before dbz begins, it.
Dragon ball super focuses more on goku and vegeta as the central characters and their quest to become more powerful. You can jump into dragon ball at any point, but the two most logical starting points are either from the beginning, or from z onwards. They aren't required to enjoy super, but you should watch them, along with the jsat special (which should be watched before battle of gods).
Broly, was the first film in the dragon ball franchise to be produced under the super chronology. It takes place primarily in the world of dragon ball gt and the demon realm and introduces many powerful new characters to the series. King cold visits planet vegeta to announce his retirement and that his son, frieza, will take over command of the saiyans.
There are quite a few returning villains as well though. Broly is sent to the inhospitable vampa due to his abnormal power and potential danger. Super takes place 6 months after the majin buu arc, and will be adapting the two newest movies, battle of gods and resurrection 'f' into story arcs.
For many people who grew up in the 80s and 90s, dragon ball shaped their childhood. Battle of gods (movie) comes after dragon ball z. Sleeping princess in devil’s castle.
It's form original creator, not like gt (dragon ball gt isn't connected to this). Dragon ball → dragon ball z kai (ep. Released on december 14, 2018, most of the film is set after the universe survival story arc (the beginning of the movie takes place in the past).