Dragon Ball Z

Season 1 Episode 36

Picking Up the Pieces

Aired Weekdays 10:30 PM Unknown on Cartoon Network



  • Trivia

    • This saga/season replaces the original Namek Saga.

    • This episode originally aired on Wednesday, February 14, 1990 in Japan with the title: Off Into Space! The Planet of Hope is Piccolo's Homeland

      From the original manga by Akira Toriyama, this episode contains:
      Tale 47 - Goku's Request
      Tale 48 - The Bittersweet End
      Tale 49 - Destination Namek

      The title of the original English dubbed version of this episode is: A New Goal...Namek (NOTE: This episode was compined with Plans for Departure to create on heavily edited/cut episode.)

  • Quotes

    • Recap
      Vegeta: Wait!
      Narrator: Last time, on Dragon Ball Z, Gohan's transformation brought the battle with Vegeta to its crushing conclusion! With his body and his pride seriously wounded, the evil Saiyan had no choice but to retreat and Krillin had little choice but to watch him go.
      Vegeta: When I come back to this planet, you're all going to suffer and when you beg me for mercy... I'll stare into your eyes as I crush the life out of you.
      Narrator: Krillin proved himself the bigger man by showing Vegeta mercy, but will this decision come back to haunt him? There's only one way too find out: stay tuned for more Dragon Ball Z!

    • Closing
      Narattor: A day of sorrowhas become a bright day of hope as our heroes prepare to embark on a bold, new adventure. It's planet Namek or bust, next time on Dragon Ball Z!

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