Dragon Ball - The Best Arc in Shonen History (reupload)

06 Th11, 2018
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  • I agree. This was the peak of DBZ, even though I really like Cell for his design and interactions.

    Henry the PaleoGuyHenry the PaleoGuy9 giờ trước
  • That is true about naruto

    Rambo gamingRambo gamingNgày trước
  • I don’t like Dragon Ball

    JaeJae4 ngày trước
    • Cool

      Cozmix InfinityCozmix Infinity3 ngày trước
  • I just came by to say your thumbnail is awesome!

    MegaWattsMegaWatts6 ngày trước
  • Hey, don’t hate on my man cell like that he was just perfect

    Baka GitlerBaka Gitler7 ngày trước
  • That intro gave me flashbacks to memories I didn’t know I had

    Black LightBlack Light9 ngày trước
  • I gotta watch DBZ again

    Joseph O'SheaJoseph O'Shea10 ngày trước
  • The Buu Arc is worth it purely for the conclusion of Vegeta’s arc - his moments in that still make me frickin cry to this day

    Kaine BrooksKaine Brooks11 ngày trước
  • Krillin sucks

    Ryan KingRyan King11 ngày trước
  • I genuinely cant stand dragon ball

    1234123413 ngày trước
  • Anyone else burst out laughing when he said that a DRAGONBALL arc is the best shonen arc in anime history? The thought itself is a complete joke xD Let's be honest. The "story" in this series is absolutely horrible. If you can even call it a story. Not to mention that the characters arent even good either. And the powerscaling is complete bs too. It may be an iconic anime, but it really *isn't* a good one And yes, I randomly stumbled across this video and I had to add my two cents to it

    Ms. I love Big Bear CatsMs. I love Big Bear Cats13 ngày trước
    • @Young_Shaad Don't even bother, it doesn't matter if you completely disprove everything she said and prove that Dragon Ball is a top tier anime, she'll just call you a DBZ fanboy and keep spouting bullshit.

      Cozmix InfinityCozmix Infinity3 ngày trước
    • I mean while it isn't the best the 4 arcs that are S tier are back to back. From the king piccolo - freeza saga this is top notch quality shonen at it's purest so saying it is up there isn't wrong. Now I agree is it the best? No, but it is great in its own way and what basically set the standard, also its hard to have back to back banger arcs, most long running shonen cept maybe one piece and early naruto don't usually have that. Now from a db fan: powerscaling is fine throughout these arcs, now there are some power up bs that does happen but thats more so in the namek saga, if you have a hard time understanding the way they work thats your fault freeza is easily one of the best villains in shonen since you don't need to have this depth to a character for example like pain. Freeza does what he sets out to do and has a great personality. Piccolo character arc is also the big notable change and is also pretty well done. Saying dragon ball isn't good is a personal opinion, you can say it isn't all that but saying it's bad is objectively wrong.

      Young_ShaadYoung_Shaad9 ngày trước
  • I hope this guy uploaded this video on April fools, otherwise I have officially lost faith in humanity

    Nur ZamanNur Zaman13 ngày trước
  • Dragon ball make me go yes

    powerzombie 008powerzombie 00815 ngày trước
  • Cell is well liked but is absolutely loved bcz of DBZA

    RAGE_TVRAGE_TV16 ngày trước
  • I love dragon ball z I swear. The most influential anime ever. Probably exaggerating but I don’t care. When I watch this show all of my brain cells for complex narrative analysis instant transmissions to a different universe bcz I want to be a kid and pretend to blast shit away while I’m watching the show. Not saying the writing is bad but we can all agree it’s not trying to create some deep intellectual messages. It’s supposed to be fun with fun likable characters. Yea super takes a big nose dive when it comes to writing but Dragon ball isn’t supposed to have a deep message like I previously stated. It’s supposed to be fun and it does a good job at it even tho it may not be as good as DBZ

    RAGE_TVRAGE_TV16 ngày trước
  • It’s not the villains goal that is bland, it’s about how he does it

    Jr AnimationsJr Animations16 ngày trước
  • Hokuto no Ken would like to have a word with you.

    Ukitsu2Ukitsu216 ngày trước
  • 👍

    nazar Ennazar En17 ngày trước
  • Yup Cell was the last interesting villain

    Francesco DemichelisFrancesco Demichelis17 ngày trước
  • Actually HNK did it first but DBZ does It better

    Francesco DemichelisFrancesco Demichelis17 ngày trước
  • Buu being a bad guy was the whole point he is pure evil he has no objective killing people is fun for him and if you watch the cell saga cell's personality is actually present all over he is a cocky overpowered asshole he is thinks no body can beat him and gets beaten by a mere child! He is exactly like vegeta he is a less cocky vegeta we got an example vegeta gives semi perfect cell a chance to transform to perfect cell showing how he thinks he is the strongest and fails prompting him to change making him less cocky trunks is also one of the reason we love super Saiyan the fury the agony of future gohan's death makes him go super angry and go super Saiyan it makes me think trunks is exactly like Goku his friends are dead almost everybody on the planet he is fighting for is dead but trunks story is sadder even by transforming to super Saiyan he is no match whereas Goku was able to atleast save them by transforming trunks had to wait for a longer time then Goku black arrives showing the world the terror of the androids a 100 times more destroying his whole multiverse he in my opinion is the most tragic character ever

    Adithya RajAdithya Raj18 ngày trước
  • The reason Naruto had a timeskip is because Kishimoto was getting warn down keeping up with deadlines, so he wanted to redesign the characters to make them easier to draw. The timeskip was mostly just an excuse to do this in a natural way.

    Top SnekTop Snek19 ngày trước
    • Lol I love how you have mangaka moments like these with Kishimoto, Oda, and Toriyama just showcase how they're still only human

      Cozmix InfinityCozmix Infinity3 ngày trước
  • Just here to hype the Toriyama cut where Toriyama receives 80 million from hbo to finish his original vision for the android arc

    boertushboertush21 ngày trước
  • Krillin also gets best girl

    chris mosleychris mosley21 ngày trước
  • *Carpenter Brut*

    Isam HirakaIsam Hiraka23 ngày trước
  • Hokuto no Ken

    Isam HirakaIsam Hiraka23 ngày trước
  • I cant understand why most so called " modern shounen fans" doesnt put dragonball as one of the the greatest of shounen anime.

    Unknown PersonUnknown Person24 ngày trước
    • @Unknown Person Hunter x Hunter is generic? YuYu Hakusho is generic? One Piece is generic? JoJo is generic? Fist of the North Star is generic? Death Note? Attack on Titan? Jujutsu Kaisen? Fullmetal Alchemist? Chainsaw Man? Rurouni Kenshin? Assassination Classroom? Claymore? Gintama? Hajime no Ippo? Trigun? Okay fanboy

      Victor JrVictor Jr2 ngày trước
    • its where it all started... you cant compare it to any other shonen anime at that time... just take this an example... if your so called best modern shonen is so great.. why are they almost the same?.... because they took inspirations from the previous ones... you cant just compare the anime series side by side and not considering its time..... thats why dragonball should be considered as one of the greatest shonen anime ever created.. dragonball isnt generic... modern shone are generic.. dragonball started it all

      Unknown PersonUnknown Person2 ngày trước
    • Because it’s not lol. Dragon Ball is a fun story with cool fight scenes and likable characters, but the writing is generic and mediocre at best.

      Victor JrVictor Jr2 ngày trước
  • Ive always wanted to turn super saiyan when I was a kid.. thats how the show affected me

    Unknown PersonUnknown Person24 ngày trước
  • "Frieza is just the BEST" DBS: just gonna end this man's career real quick...change future trunks' hair and a few retkons. Now think before you talk.

    Young TG1Young TG124 ngày trước
  • U need to watch more shounen before declaring something best in shounen history. Half baked research will hurt ur credibility as a reviewer

    Rishabh NandaRishabh Nanda24 ngày trước
    • He's already expressly shown that he's seen other many other anime....

      Cozmix InfinityCozmix Infinity3 ngày trước
  • Who came back for no reason at all

    youtube dudeyoutube dude25 ngày trước
  • Naruto time skip was necessary, cause naruto needs to get stronger to face akatsuki, and understand some concepts about chakra that he only understands by practicing, cause he is dumber than other ninjas...so it takes some time

    Mundo Do RayMundo Do Ray25 ngày trước
  • Man, I think everyone and their mom would like you to make One Piece video. I know that you do mostly movies now, but I wait that day.

    Aleksa ArsovAleksa Arsov27 ngày trước
  • yall talking as if Dragonball start with Frieza saga or something

    banh baobanh bao27 ngày trước
  • Buu is great imo. He’s basically what happens if a godlike toddler throws temper tantrums. I like how in order to actually tame him Mr. Satan befriended him. Then adult buu is just so pure evil and sadistic I love him, and kid buu is all primal and just screams and punches himself.

    AstroAustinAstroAustin29 ngày trước
  • gotta disagree about the naruto timeskip. if it was shortened to a few months, there wouldn’t be time for everyone in naruto’s class to become chuunin. the fact that everyone else is a chuunin is a big deal, and the chuunin exams only happen twice a year. it also DEFINITELY wouldn’t be enough time for neji to become a jounin or for gaara to become kazekage. i mean, he could have become kazekage whenever the village decided, but i doubt they would have made him the leader of the village when he was like 13.

    Old Man JenkinsOld Man JenkinsTháng trước
  • Bro, please don’t make me rewatch this series for the tenth time man. You making me feel to watch it again

    Mr. MadhatterMr. MadhatterTháng trước
  • Why you like trunks Fans: he has a f#cking sword I'm dead 😂😂😂

    Damasio RussoDamasio RussoTháng trước
  • Thats why everyone hates caulifa, because when goku went through hell to unlock ssj (super saiyan is called ssj) she just gets a tingling feeling in her back and she went super saiyan. I hate that so much.

    Truely gregTruely gregTháng trước
  • That gut punch Piccolo hits that Saibaman with has more impact than any attack in Super.

    Pit WizardPit WizardTháng trước
  • I've always been of the opinion that the hardcore anime elitists who say Dragon Ball is a "normie anime" and thus not worth watching are just flat out wrong. The reason it is so popular not just in Japan, but here in the West too, is because it is legitimately one of the best, most influential, and fun anime you will EVER watch. It is fantastic and well worth anyone's time, even if you aren't an anime fan. It was my first introduction to anime when I was i kid, now i have hundreds of gigabytes of anime and manga on my computer. If nothing else, it is an excellent gateway drug.

    VixWasHereVixWasHereTháng trước
  • Pretty interesting

    Cool GamerCool GamerTháng trước
  • I've never been into anime, but I want to get into it. I've watched some episodes with friends, but I was lost. What is the best way to get into anime? I liked the jokes from "DBZ" and "one punch man." Where do u think is the best place to start?

    Summer BabySummer BabyTháng trước
    • From Episode 1 maybe

      newphilmznewphilmz18 ngày trước
  • The hideous high weapon operationally terrify because organization ethically scream among a null wrench. coordinated, reminiscent bomb

    Siu LuthardtSiu LuthardtTháng trước
  • DBZ needs a serious rewrite.

    Donovan HardenDonovan HardenTháng trước
  • To this day, I still think Super Saiyan should've been the peak of saiyan power. They'd just need to learn how to better control it and use it in more clever ways to fight stronger villains. Or if they really need to get stronger, the Kaio Ken allows for a multiplier with a tangible pro and con so that it can't be overused.

    JungaBoonJungaBoonTháng trước
  • Gohan going SSJ2 > Goku going SJJ Also, Cell saga has way better character developpement. Or maybe just more satisfying. It's the culmination of Vegeta's and Gohan's character arcs, it explores the humans feeling useless with Tien and Goku finally acts like a father. Cell is a well developped villain also.

    Looking For A NameLooking For A NameTháng trước
  • “Tell me one single character trait that Dabura has” Me: obedient, loyal, arrogant, and narcissistic. Don’t diss on the king of the demon realm!

    Matthew SiracusaMatthew SiracusaTháng trước
  • Was with you until the end. Do not fucking watch dbz Kai. Music and voice acting is garbage compared to the original. I think it also removed the bloody shit to make it kid friendly. Also some of the filler episodes are great lol

    mohammed barbandimohammed barbandiTháng trước
  • Cell Saga is good wtf

    CynixCynixTháng trước
  • Actually there called sagas not arcs

    Nkah blandNkah blandTháng trước
  • One thing I think that was Not thought about was jojo's bizzare adventure also had very big influence on the shonen anime and manga

    Fear_ knightFear_ knightTháng trước
  • So Toei doesn't like it when someone talks about why they love something they own? noice

    ARC 7ARC 7Tháng trước
  • Its funny how people worry about goku having a tale but there are animals walking and talking in the city and the president is a cat

    DK's CreationsDK's CreationsTháng trước
    • I thought the president was a dog

      ARC 7ARC 7Tháng trước
  • i love Majin Buu in his fatty form, the bad Buu was a waste of time though, I would've preferred more good Buu playing with the puppy Bee. I also like watching Mukbang sometimes so watching Buu eat was like watching mukbang and anime at the same time (very efficient!)

    EmilyEmilyTháng trước
  • umm i kinda like dragon ball BUT it does not have the best arc in anime WHY cause the writing isn't impressive there are more depth to characters in other shows the music is good but other shows have better ost's the animation isn't all that either Im done with nostolgia dog

    notagruntnotagruntTháng trước
  • I do still think ss2 Gohan is the hypest shit personally

    Stevey PizzaStevey PizzaTháng trước
  • Naruto time skip was necessary and Naruto, Sasuke, and Sakura grew a lot during it. It wasn’t an insane shakeup but I liked it a lot. They went from children to teenagers. Sasuke is easily 10 times as strong as he was before, Sakura like 50 times since she is actually useful now, and Naruto was about 2 times stronger.

    Quickpaw MaudQuickpaw MaudTháng trước
    • @Soulツ Naruto had the Ninetails ripped out of him and without Sakura’s healing would have died. Nobody else could have saved him. Tsunade was chopped in half. Neither Kakashi nor Naruto could have beat Sasori either. In between those two events she didn’t do much I will give you that.

      Quickpaw MaudQuickpaw MaudTháng trước
    • @Quickpaw Maud no they wont you forgot something plot armor

      SoulツSoulツTháng trước
    • @Soulツ if it wasn’t for Sakura both Sasuke and Naruto would be dead.

      Quickpaw MaudQuickpaw MaudTháng trước
    • -Sakura is definitely useful-

      SoulツSoulツTháng trước
  • Almost all big bads transform, I find it unlikely cell would not of regardless, but still shitty to be told to

    Skot MatthewsSkot MatthewsTháng trước
  • Wow this just blew my mind. It made me realize goku wants to BECOME the strongest fighter he can, vegeta wants to BE the strongest fighter there is. I know that's so obvious and most kids realize it by 12, but it makes so much sense to me now. Its why vegeta will never surpass goku (come at me), its outward based growth, gokus is inward.

    Skot MatthewsSkot MatthewsTháng trước
  • Dbz is great but it doesn't come close to dbza

    Tomer LeviTomer LeviTháng trước
    • people unironically think that?

      Spow84Spow84Tháng trước
    • Ok lil kid

      SoulツSoulツTháng trước
  • I'm still surprissed by this video, i mean this is coming from a content creator who hates everything that's popular

    Roberto SotoRoberto SotoTháng trước
  • What makes me like the Frieza saga more then what came after. No stupid decisions that to advance the plot. No constant debates over powerscaling Vegeta sounded more like a prince back then and isn't so obnoxious. Super Saiyan feels new and fresh. Goku gives the best ass kicking moments. It also has my favourite Kikuchi tracks

    ICohen 16ICohen 16Tháng trước
  • Best arc in shounen? Nah. That award goes to the Enies Lobby saga in One Piece.

    Eoghan ClarkEoghan ClarkTháng trước
    • Marineford is better......

      Cozmix InfinityCozmix Infinity3 ngày trước
  • in the manga i love cell arc the most

    VibeChecksVibeChecksTháng trước
  • It's pretty damn good but I wouldn't say it's the best arc in shonen history I personally would give that to the Pain arc in Naruto it's just too damn good.

    DevarllyDevarllyTháng trước
    • I disagree with Pain being the best just like I disagree with the video but ur opinion

      Cozmix InfinityCozmix Infinity3 ngày trước
    • @Dino Gt Well I am not here talking about facts if you actually read what I had wrote you would see that it's what I personally believe to be the case. If you think that one piece is better that's cool but I don't agree with you as I have watched both and I preferred Naruto.

      DevarllyDevarllyTháng trước
    • @Devarlly you mean you cant accept the fact that one piece is better and has better arcs than naruto

      Dino GtDino GtTháng trước
    • @Dino Gt Haha nah I wouldn't even consider one piece in my top ten shows let alone having one of the best arcs in shonen I find it kinda average personally.

      DevarllyDevarllyTháng trước
    • One piece has better arcs

      Dino GtDino GtTháng trước
  • No offense but there is no way you can enjoy Dragon Ball to its full potential with the English dub. You might say, "ah you weeb only like Japanese" well my friend I think the Latin American dub is better than the original.

    oh yeah whateveroh yeah whateverTháng trước
    • Everyone watches dragon ball is a little kid how tf your attention span is gonna let you enjoy the sub titles

      SoulツSoulツTháng trước
  • When I was in 4th grade I read every dragon ball z book 3 years later I found out there was a show.

    Jack BurnesJack BurnesTháng trước
  • Great video overall with the exception of the needless bash of Cell and Buu's characters, a lot of fans feels like Cell is actually the best, specially his brutal first form and his perfect form, his quest and obsession to achieve "perfection" is very interesting to watch, and Buu is exactly a force of evil, and thats what is cool about him, a real destruction force with no reason beyond that, like a hurricane or a meteor. I think all of the main villains in DB are very well done, even Raditz played his part perfectly.

    aesir1 asesaesir1 asesTháng trước
  • I read DB and DBZ in the manga, people can say that the anime for DBZ is better and ok I’ll agree. But the manga for DB is way better, so if your new read the DB manga first!

    King AnimatesKing AnimatesTháng trước
    • @Soulツ oh, cool...poop?

      King AnimatesKing AnimatesTháng trước
    • @King Animates bruh ik that already i was just telling you

      SoulツSoulツTháng trước
    • @Soulツ yea, but the art in DB manga was better. Akira Toriyama’s art sty changes idiot

      King AnimatesKing AnimatesTháng trước
    • When you realize that dbz is apart of the db manga

      SoulツSoulツTháng trước
  • The bawdy close characteristically box because jaguar intralysosomally notice via a filthy diaphragm. sore, drunk ease

    Barry ManalowBarry ManalowTháng trước
  • Am I the only person whose favorite arc was the buu arc

    Shadow Saiyan 17Shadow Saiyan 17Tháng trước
  • Couldn't agree more

    WickedKnightAlbelWickedKnightAlbelTháng trước
  • How can you not like Krillen, that mans a fuckin rockstar

    Albert Gr3yAlbert Gr3yTháng trước
  • z kai is so bad lmao

    ChockavoxChockavox2 tháng trước
  • It stops being special because goku gets stronger so you want to have goku get beaten in his normal form than turn into super saiyan and beat him

    Ranvijaytiwana TiwanaRanvijaytiwana Tiwana2 tháng trước
  • 1. Frieza saga 2. Saiyan saga 3. Cell saga 4. Future trunks saga (because future trunks is cool)

    Hylke OosterdijkHylke Oosterdijk2 tháng trước
  • Watch it in Japanese. Totally different series

    Tony FontaineTony Fontaine2 tháng trước
  • Nothing beats Goku's first super satan transformation...

    Sukuduk dukSukuduk duk2 tháng trước
  • What I loved was the foreboding of the super Saiyan transformation. Vegeta mentioned it when raditz died. And it kept coming up all the way through.. my favourite line was "the golden fleece of our ancestors".. then when that golden hair kicked in you just knew.

    ThomasThomas2 tháng trước
  • Nahh I feel like naruto had the best arc in shonen history in my op

    Trayce KingTrayce King2 tháng trước
  • Damn. Kinda wanna watch some of the series with this filter.

    MattGarZeroMattGarZero2 tháng trước
  • no

    BIGBOOTY GRANDMABIGBOOTY GRANDMA2 tháng trước
  • Dragon Ball super was crap the only good thing was the universal tournament of survival and that's mostly because they corrected the art and fighting sequence some episode still had there flaws though

    Wayne King Is Great!Wayne King Is Great!2 tháng trước
  • Kriilin is my boy

    CaydleonCaydleon2 tháng trước
  • Majin Buu is my favorite villain

    mournful slashermournful slasher2 tháng trước
  • Cell arc is my favorite tho

    FeiFei2 tháng trước
  • I've read all the dragon ball and dragon ball z manga. Is it worth watching the anime after reading it

    HaydiniHaydini2 tháng trước
  • Respect to dragon ball Z for being the OG but imo series that came after it did Shonen way better... Dragon Ball Z also gets way less original the longer it went on

    John D'AcuntoJohn D'Acunto2 tháng trước
  • people like the cell saga?

    Tyreek WanamakerTyreek Wanamaker2 tháng trước
  • And I swear after the Frieza or by extension the Cell Saga it should’ve ended

    SauxewonKageSauxewonKage2 tháng trước
    • I agree as frieza just seemed like the ultimate boss and the whole story just connect's perfectly from Saiyan arc to frieza arc.

      Wayne King Is Great!Wayne King Is Great!2 tháng trước
  • Don't let this distract you that bungee gum has the properties of both rubber and gum

    mink kinmmink kinm2 tháng trước
  • Nah its hunter x hunter Chimera ant

    mink kinmmink kinm2 tháng trước
  • I agree with the other transformations like ssj3 but ssj2 is really good because it was tied to an emotional string and made sense the emotional string was Gohan resistance to fighting he hated it he hated killing but he was tired off his friends getting beaten to the verge of death and the the final led that broke him was Android 16’s death which really pushed him over the edge because he was just like Gohan and this was elevated by cell who stands in direct contrast to Gohan he loves to fight and will kill on the fly he is powerful which makes him overconfident Gohan was also known for having unexpected bursts of power which is why the transformation makes sense it also signifies the end of his character arc

    Dragonic MasterDragonic Master2 tháng trước
  • I also don’t agree with piccolo having a better character arc than Vegeta sure I loved what toriyama did with piccolo but Vegeta was simply a more interesting character to see develop first off Vegeta’s character arc was much longer spread into different pieces for each saga we have the thought that he might be a good guy with his motivation crossing that of the heroes in the Frieza saga his acceptance of teamwork and proof that he does care for others in the cell saga and the fall arc and eventual completion of his arc in the buu saga. One thing Vegeta also has over Piccolo is his more relatable like many real people Vegeta was looked down upon other people they rid used him and the fact of even being looked down upon a lower class saiyan broke him. In the buu saga Vegeta was forced to choose between what he wants and what he needs and that is why we as the viewers were so affected because we knew he was making the wrong decision and when he finally admits to Goku being better than him it resonated intensely with the viewer. Last off Vegeta is much more compelling to watch than piccolo and even toriyama knew this, and piccolo is his favourite character, which I why he decided to have Vegeta as goku’s sidemen he had to make the decision between a harsh,stoic character or a brash cocky character which is why I think Vegeta is a better character but that’s my opinion.one thing I failed to mention in my original post is vegeta’s sacrifice which was one of if not the most emotionally rich moments in the entire series because it stood in direct contrast to the man we the viewers once knew and the thought of him dieting was like an old friend had passed.

    Dragonic MasterDragonic Master2 tháng trước
  • Why I do agree with buu I can’t say i think the same for cell because for cell his similarities with Goku allowed him to be the perfect foil for Gohan because there exact opposites which makes there dialogue intensely compelling

    Dragonic MasterDragonic Master2 tháng trước
  • oof, nice use of None Shall Pass

    Alexander MooreAlexander Moore2 tháng trước
  • Love that you included Aesop Rock in the end

    Robert HardyRobert Hardy2 tháng trước
  • Dragon ball to me was the first time I discovered the “spirit” of anime and I think you guys know what I mean.

    Sad boy LocoSad boy Loco2 tháng trước
  • Gohan was meh

    BatmanBatman2 tháng trước
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