Dragon Ball Z - Season 8

Cartoon Network (ended 2003)




Episode Guide

  • I Kill No More
    Episode 34
    Buu heals a hurt puppy that he found and becomes his new friend. Buu proclaims that he won't kill ever again after he found out from Hercule that killing is wrong. But then two snipers come and shoot the puppy. Can Majin Buu keep his word?
  • Unlikely Friendship
    Episode 33
    Buu threatens to kill Hercule, but makes him his servant. Old Kai finishes the first stage of bringing out Gohan's powers.
  • Gotenks is Born
    Episode 32
    Goten and Trunks finally fuse, but something goes wrong! The newly formed fusion is fat! It won't work. They try it again, but he is too skinny! Then, finally, they try again, and it works! The super fighter introduces himself as Gotenks. Piccolo wants to wait another thirty minutes for them to unfuse, so that they can fuse as Super Saiyans. But Gotenks is confident that he can beat Buu. He flies off to try, but is beaten badly.moreless
  • 10/7/02
    The Z sword breaks, but never fear, Old Kai is here! Old Kai sprouts out of the broken sword, and tries to bring out Gohan's latent powers
  • 10/3/02

    Piccolo picks up where Goku left off and continues to teach Goten and Trunks fusion. Goku returns to the dead.

  • Goku's Time is Up
    Goku's Time is Up
    Episode 29
    Buu builds a house out of people whom he changed to clay. Goku goes Super Saiyan 3 one last time to show Goten and Trunks that they too can reach this stage. He uses up the rest of his time on earth and the boys are left under a rigorous amount of training to perfect the fusion dance but with Piccolo as their instructor you can be sure they won't rest until they get it right.moreless
  • The Fusion Dance
    Episode 28

    Goku, who used up all but thirty minutes of his earth time by fighting Buu, gets back to the lookout to teach Goten and Trunks the fusion dance. Although it looks silly the results are an unimaginable gain of power.

  • Buu's Mutiny
    Buu's Mutiny
    Episode 27
    The battle between Super Saiyan 3 Goku and Buu rages on. Trunks gets the radar, and then hurries back to the lookout. Goku eventually runs out of energy and is forced to stop the battle, he tells Buu he has way too much power to be controlled by a coward like Babidi. Buu is once again ordered around by Babidi, but this time he has had enough, he takes Goku's advice and kills Babidi. Now that he is out of the way, will Buu continue down the destructive path Babidi has set for him.moreless
  • Super Saiyan 3?!
    Episode 26
    Goku tries to buy West City more time by giving Buu and Babidi a demonstration of what a Super Saiyan is. He powers down, then shows Buu a Super Saiyan. Buu is impressed. He then turns it up to an Ascended Super Saiyan. Buu is really interested now, but Babidi simply wants to get it over with. Back at the lookout, everyone thinks Goku is crazy if he thinks there is level past the "Ascended Saiyan". As expected Goku's limitations are exceeded and proves them wrong. He transforms into an Super Saiyan 3. Babidi and Buu are shocked. Goku then demonstrates his newly awakened power by attacking Buu.moreless
  • 9/25/02

    Goku starts to teach Goten and Trunks fusion, but as Babidi and Buu are about to blow up West City, and the dragon radar, Goku goes to distract them while Trunks goes to get the radar.

  • The Z Sword
    Episode 24
    Babidi is still looking for Ma Junior (Piccolo), Goten, and Trunks. While in the Other World Gohan is training with the Supreme Kai and Kibito. He does something not even the Supreme Kai could do and pulls the legendary Z Sword from its resting place on the Supreme Kai's planet.
  • Learn to Fuse
    Episode 23

    Babidi says that if Goten, Trunks, and Piccolo are not found, then in five days the earth will be destroyed. The World Martial Arts Tournament Owner goes to Babidi with the names of the people, but Babidi kills him. Piccolo wants to give himself in.

  • Global Announcement
    Episode 22

    Kibito (who was revived by the Dragon) finds the Supreme Kai and Gohan. Goku delivers the news of Vegeta's and Gohan's deaths to everyone. Babidi gives a warning that if the three people that attacked him (Piccolo, Goten and Trunks) and Buu don't show in five days they will destroy the Earth. Then Buu turns a whole city to candy as proof of their power.

  • Revival
    Episode 21
    Goku explains the art of fusion. They decide to teach it to Goten and Trunks. Bulma calls the dragon, and wishes for everyone that was killed by Vegeta to be revived. Goku sends the dragon away.
  • 9/17/02
    Bulma, Yamcha, Master Roshi, Chi Chi and Videl try to get the last dragonball, but a dinosaur eats it. Yamcha blows the dinosaur into the water. Thanks to the quick thinking of Master Roshi they finally get the dragonball.
  • Evil Lives On
    Episode 19
    After Vegeta blew himself up and Buu, Piccolo checks out the battlefield while Krillin flies off with Goten and Trunks. Piccolo returns only to find a huge crater and Babidi alive, or at least what was left of him. Piccolo is just about to finish what he started when he notices some pink globs moving into each other and is shocked to find out they merge into one, regenerating Buu again! Vegeta killed himself in vain.moreless
  • Final Atonement
    Episode 18

    For the sake of his son and other loved ones, Vegeta chooses to sacrifice himself by using Final Flas to try to kill Buu. Trunks and Goten try to stop from doing so, and for their own good get knocked unconscious. Vegeta unleashes his full power, killing himself, and vanishing in an aura of light.

  • The Warrior's Decision
    Vegeta returns, and begins to beat the life out of Buu. Things are looking good, until Buu uses his own body to trap Vegeta. Chibi Trunks races to his father's rescue.
  • Meal Time
    Episode 16
    Majin Buu continues to wind up Dabura, and every attack Dabura uses is proven useless against him. Buu finish playing around, and to satisfy his hunger he turns the king of demons, Dabura, into a cookie and devours him. Due to Dabura's death Krillin and Piccolo are turned from stone back to normal. Soon afterwards Vegeta arrives and destroys Babidi's ship. Frustrated, Babidi orders Majin Buu to kill Vegeta, but Vegeta will not go down without a fight.moreless
  • The Terror of Majin Buu

    The Supreme Kai takes on Majiin Buu, but his mental techniques seem to have little to no effect on the pink Demon. Buu playfully enjoys himself by beating the tar out of the Supreme Kai.

  • The Losses Begin
    Episode 14
    Babidi threatens to lock up Buu if he doesn't obey him, so Buu joins Babidi. Babidi orders Gohan and Supreme Kai killed. Gohan tries to escape, but in vain. Buu knocks out Dabura, then gives chase. He knocks Gohan to the ground, leaving Supreme Kai vulnerable to Buu's assault. Vegeta knocks out Goku, and eats a Senzu Bean. He then goes to fight Buu.moreless
  • Buu is Hatched!
    Episode 13

    Gohan's attempts to stop Buu from hatching are in vain. The egg hatches, much to Babidi's delight. However, the egg contained nothing! Only a pink blob of smoke! Babidi started crying at the mistake. Supreme Kai is once again confident, but the pink smoke in the air forms into a body. The smoke clears and Buu appears! He lands, and starts waddling around like an idiot. Supreme Kai tells Gohan that Buu is supposed to be this way. Buu stops, then just stands still and taps his foot impatiently, obviously waiting for his master, Bibidi. (Buu was locked up before Bibidi was destroyed, so Buu does not know of his master's death.)

  • Magic Ball of Buu
    Episode 12

    The energy Goku lost in the fight is enough to bring Majin Buu back to life. Babidi transports the egg, himself, Dabura, Supreme Kai, and Gohan to the outside. Vegeta teaches Goku about humiliation. Gohan makes attempts to stop the egg from hatching.

  • 10/31/01

    Vegeta and Goku fight in a battle to determine who is the stronger. Vegeta, who is now pumped up as Majin, now matches Goku in power.

  • Vegeta's Pride
    Vegeta's Pride
    Episode 10
    After finding that Vegeta only succumbed to Babidi's magic for the sake of the power it offered, Goku finds out Vegeta's true intentions: a one-on-one match with Goku. However, with Majin Buu's resurrection close at hand, will the long awaited fight even begin?
  • 10/29/01

    Vegeta is now Majin, and Babidi transports them to the tournament. Hercule takes it as a challenge, but backs off. Vegeta destroys half of the stadium, then challenges Goku. Goku accepts.

  • Heart of a Villan
    Heart of a Villan
    Episode 8
    Dabura exits the concentration room, then goes to fight Gohan. During the fight, he realizes that Vegeta can be made to serve Babidi. Since Vegeta had much evil locked away in his heart from his dark past of being a ruthless Saiyan. Babidi uses this against him, and after a brief struggle Vegeta gets turned to Majin Vegeta.moreless
  • Pay to Win
    Episode 7

    It all comes down to 18 and Hercules. Despite making a great effort, Hercule knows that his chances are slim. 18 bests him at every turn, but then really hits him where it hurts – his pride. She has a deal for Hercule – he can keep the title and the prestige in exchange for her getting the prize money (plus a nice bonus). With no other choice, Hercule agrees and hardly anyone else is the wiser. Trouble looms, though, when the three Z Fighters and Supreme Kai are confronted by Dabura. Gohan must now step up.

  • Eighteen Unmasks
    Episode 6

    When Mighty Mask transforms into a Super Saiyan, Android 18 learns that he is really Trunks and Goten in disguise. She throws an energy disc that breaks the two apart. Trunks and Goten are disqualified for being underage, and for fighting together.

  • Battle Supreme
    Episode 5

    The tournament is still in disarray following Gohan and Kibito's disastrous match. Boredom is spreading throughout the stadium. Hercule makes a suggestion – one final match between those that stayed behind. Things certainly liven up once the fighting gets going. Jewel and Killah end up rather easily dispatched. Only three hold any bragging rights – Android 18 and Mighty Mask (aka the disguised Trunks and Goten). Hercule practically becomes a spectator – fearing that his defeat is inevitable.

  • Next Up, Goku
    Episode 4

    Goku transforms into a Super Saiyan and overwhelms Yakon with excessive energy. He blows up and the fighters proceed to Stage Three, where Babadi's best fighter awaits them.

  • Vegeta Attacks
    Episode 3

    Vegeta continues his fight against Pui Pui, and much to the surprise of the Supreme Kai, Vegeta is stronger in every way. Babidi tries desperately to give his fighter the advantage. By using his magic Babidi changes the landscape of his ship to Pui Pui's home planet, and there is ten times the amount of gravity there than on Earth. But still Pui Pui's efforts are proved useless as Vegeta makes quick work of him. Now the Z-fighters move on to level 2 to face the energy eating demon, Yakon.

  • King of the Demons
    Episode 2
    The present Z Fighters, Supreme Kai and Kibito think their foes don't know they are there, but they would be wrong. Dabura launches a surprise attack – taking Kibito so off guard that he is instantly killed. He then spits on Krillin and Piccolo, which practically leaves them stone statues. Dabura soon retreats into the ship like Babibi and Pui Pui, but the door remains open. Goku, Gohan, Vegeta and Supreme Kai know what they have to do – regardless of how dangerous it is. But what exactly does await them inside Babibi's ship?moreless
  • The Wizard's Curse
    Episode 1

    Flanked by Dabura and Pui Pui, Babidi is pleased with Yamu and Spopovitch's success. However, now that he has Gohan's energy, he now no longer has any use for them. He has them cruelly and instantly killed. On a nearby cliff, the present Z Fighters, Supreme Kai and Kibito are anything but settled. Naturally, things will only get worse. Meanwhile, Gohan and Videl are heading their way.