Long ago in the mountains, a fighting master known as Gohan discovered a strange boy whom he named Goku. Gohan raised him and trained Goku in martial arts until he died. The young and very strong boy was on his own, but easily managed. Then one day, Goku met a teenage girl named Bulma, whose search for the mystical Dragon Balls brought her to Goku's home. Together, they set off to find all seven and to grant her wish.
- Genre: Animation, Action & Adventure, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
- Studio: Fuji TV
- Keyword: martial arts, kung fu, monster, flying, competition, karate, rivalry, alien, anthropomorphism, tournament, dragon, based on manga, fighting, combat, super power, shounen, anime, dragon ball
- Cast: Masako Nozawa, Mayumi Tanaka, Hiromi Tsuru, Toru Furuya, Naoki Tatsuta, Naoko Watanabe