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>Dragon Ball
>Surprisingly likeable and funny shounen MC
>Interesting justified adventure
>Original enemies who don't exist solely to destroy you and only you
>Cynical cute girl at the side of the MC
>Best bros for MC company
>All characters are useful
>Good comedy
>Healthy fanservice

>Dragon Ball Z
>MC changes all the time
>Plot is just defeating all the enemies that pop out
>Every single enemy just wants to destroy the world and Goku for stupid reasons
>Muh powerlevel
>Cute girls are gone
>Edgy side characters
>Old Dragon Ball characters are busted and forgotten
>Long-ass battles that were 90% speech 10% action
>Reused Dragon Ball comedy, it got old
>No fanservice, only bara now
What the fuck happened?
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>>100976222
Toriyama ran out of creative juices and just started doing it for a paycheck, wanting to end it at point x, but was forced to continue, thus forcing his hand into pulling stuff out of his ass until the publishers' hearts melted and they allowed the series to finally rest in peace. So yeah.
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>>100976222
What happened to the guy doing the storytime threads, I haven't seen one in a while. Did it stop?
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>MC changes all the time
What? No. Goku is always the MC. It's not as if other shonens don't have arcs that focus on other characters
>Plot is just defeating all the enemies that pop out
Well, they're the only ones who can, so they kinda have an obligation to do it.
>Every single enemy just wants to destroy the world and Goku for stupid reasons
Frieza wants to take over the universe, Cell wants to kill Goku because that's why he was created, and Buu is just a maniacal monster.
>Muh powerlevel
Stopped being a thing after Frieza
>Cute girls are gone
Alright, there were fewer, but still we got 18
>Edgy side characters
Like who? The filler characters who don't matter?
>Old Dragon Ball characters are busted and forgotten
I'll give you that one.
>Long-ass battles that were 90% speech 10% action
In the anime, sure.
>Reused Dragon Ball comedy, it got old
I don't remember that, but I admit it's been a while
>No fanservice, only bara now
Okay, I'll give you this one too.
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>>100977525
>but still we got 18
And Videl.
>I'll give you that one.
Krillian remains relevant until almost the end.
>In the anime, sure.
EXACTLY!
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>>100976567
Was he really that strapped for cash? What kind of blackmail did they have to pull to have him go on for so long?
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Still think SSJ is the most badass thing ever.
#show
#thread
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>>100977812
>And Videl.
How could I forget?
>Krillian remains relevant until almost the end.
I guess it depends on how much you wanna stretch the definition of relevant
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>>100977983
>#show
>#thread
Kill yourself.
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>>100977906
Probably wouldn't pick him back up if he dropped the series. Also the Japanese are just wired to listen to their employers.
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>>100977525
>Frieza wants to take over the universe, Cell wants to kill Goku because that's why he was created, and Buu is just a maniacal monster.
Those are basically all the same thing. "Hurr, I'm evil, I destroy."

>powerlevel Stopped being a thing after Frieza
Stopped being numerical, it was still a thing. Name one fight that was decided by skill instead of attaining a higher power level than the opponent.
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>>100977998
Too bad short hair Videl was ugly as hell.
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>>100976222
I like how Shenron is always drawn with a happier expression and actual eyes in the posters/covers, but in the actual material he never is.
What's up with that?
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>>100976222
>>Old Dragon Ball characters are busted and forgotten
This hurt the most

Stupid sayains
Why couldn't the humans learn kiaoken
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>>100978073
Should have pulled an Akamatsu and completely changed the series to something fresh. They won't care as long as it still sells.
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>>100978080
Frieza wasn't really ~that~ evil, he was just much more powerful then everyone and couldn't see them as equals or even people.
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Reminder that Dragon Ball ends with Frieza saga, everything else is not canon.
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>>100978080
>Those are basically all the same thing. "Hurr, I'm evil, I destroy."
No, not really

>Stopped being numerical, it was still a thing. Name one fight that was decided by skill instead of attaining a higher power level than the opponent.
I guess you're kind of right. It was definitely less creative than the first arcs.

>Too bad short hair Videl was ugly as hell.
Inferior, yes, but I have to disagree about ugly.
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>>100978183
>Akamatsu
But he only did that because of perceived legal problems.
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>Surprisingly likeable and funny shounen MC
>Interesting justified adventure
>Original enemies who don't exist solely to destroy you and only you
>Cynical cute girl at the side of the MC
>Best bros for MC company
>All characters are useful
>Good comedy
>Healthy fanservice

Good thing Oda got his inspiration for One Piece only from this part of DB
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>>100978250
Cell wasn't even that much about killing Goku, he could have done so plenty of times. He just wanted to fuck around with the Earth because whatever.
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>>100978250
I preferred short hair Videl.
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>>100978441
Well yeah, because if he actually killed Goku, he'd no longer have a reason to exist. He really just wanted a good fight. Cell and Goku could've been a lot like Batman and the Joker.
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>>100976692
He was from /co/ and started doing the threads to piss off anons who didn't want people from /co/ dumping things here. When people liked it, it wasn't as fun for him.
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>>100978481
Then I have to apologize because I still don't have any pictures of her.
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>>100978570
God, tomboys are so hot.
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>>100978080
>>100978441

But Cell wasn't about killing Goku, he mainly wanted to become perfect as planned by Gero. So he got them C17 and C18 upgrades and once he was perfect he was unstoppable.
Then he did get stopped and came back even perfecter and got stopped again.
Sasuga SSJ.
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>>100977906
He was pressured to continue making more so they could make more merch. Probably contract-related. You can thank corporate shilling for every single fucking Goku vs Superman/The Flash/Luffy/whateverthefuck power-level conversation in the history of existence.
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>>100978250
>dat pic.
>dem teenager boners
thank god there are doujins of her.
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>>100977906
It's called making a contract, without reading the fine print.
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>>100976222
Jew editors happened.
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>>100976567
>wanting to end it at point x, but was forced to continue

STOP SPEWING THIS RETARDED SHIT

http://www.kanzenshuu.com/intended-end/

THERE IS NO HARD EVIDENCE TORIYAMA EVER WAS FORCED TO KEEP WRITING DRAGON BALL
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Reminder that mofogoku is going to stop scanlating soon.
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>>100978928
Wait, WHAT? Why?
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>>100978975
Releasing 1 chapter a day is a lot of work, and apparently it eats up the majority of his free time. I'm surprised he could keep it going for this long.
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>>100979786
>>100978975
Forgot to say he's going to stop once he's done with volume 22 near the end of February.



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