The WORST Episodes of Dragon Ball Z Abridged

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Feb 19, 2021

Network: YouTube

Dragon Ball Z Abridged is the title of TeamFourStar's abridged series based on the Dragon Ball Z anime. This abridged series is one of the most successful series created in '08-'09 and was featured on That Guy with The Glasses official website. Dragon Ball Z Abridged is a direct parody with most characters and plot lines remaining relatively unchanged.

And They All Lived Happily Ever-- Oh…

#1 - And They All Lived Happily Ever-- Oh…

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 9, 2008

Piccolo and Goku catch up to Raditz and challenge him to a fight. After he notices they are getting stronger from removing clothing, he begins to get naked until Goku informs him that they are just wearing weighted clothing. Radditz, embarrassed and angered, attacks Piccolo and Goku. Goku dies. Piccolo then grows his arm back and flies off with Gohan.

star 6.57
53 votes
No One Ever Listens to the Magical Dragon

#2 - No One Ever Listens to the Magical Dragon

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 25, 2008

Mr. Popo takes the Z-Fighters and teleports them to another dimension. Meanwhile, King Kai promises Goku that he will commence their training. The magical dragon, Shenron, is summoned and brings Goku back to life.

star 6.66
47 votes
Snakeway to Heaven

#3 - Snakeway to Heaven

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 21, 2008

Goku runs over Snake Way and falls off into Hell meeting two ogres named Goz & Mez. Goku tricks them into telling him how to escape and get back on Snake Way. On Earth, Kami assigns Mr. Popo to train Earth's warriors. Mr. Popo knocks Krillin off of the look-out when Krillin dares to ask a question.

star 6.69
48 votes
Happily Ever Afterlife

#4 - Happily Ever Afterlife

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 7, 2008

Nappa and Vegeta overhear Master Roshi talking about the dragon balls over Raddit'z scouter. Piccolo tells Gohan that he will train him. In the afterlife, Kami tries to convince Yemma to let Goku travel on Snakeway to King Kai's planet to receive training to battle the Saiyans coming to Earth.

star 6.80
50 votes
Saiyans? On My Planet? (It's More Likely Than You Think)

#5 - Saiyans? On My Planet? (It's More Likely Than You Think)

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 25, 2008

Nappa and Vegeta land on Earth and fly off toward the strongest power level. Piccolo senses the approach of the Saiyans as Krillin arrives. Nappa explains to Piccolo that Piccolo is a Namekian. Vegeta decides to plant the Saibamen explaining that each is as powerful as Raditz.

star 6.92
48 votes
Vegeta: Kills Bugs Dead

#6 - Vegeta: Kills Bugs Dead

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 3, 2008

Goku finally reaches the end of Snake Way and jumps over to King Kai's planet. King Kai agrees to train Goku. Vegeta and Nappa stop at planet Arlia to keep Nappa busy. They introduce themselves to the Arlian King, killing all of the elite guards. Vegeta destroys the planet, and they continue their trip to Earth. On Earth, Piccolo begins his training with Gohan. Meanwhile, the superfriends conceder their options in dealing with the Sayians. Superman quickly shoots down Aquaman's plan to use Whales.

star 6.96
49 votes
The Return of Raditz! Wait...

#7 - The Return of Raditz! Wait...

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 6, 2008

The episode opens on a peaceful farm when a space pod crashes down onto Earth into a farmer's marijuana patch. Piccolo is interrupted by the alien, who confused him for someone named "Kakarot." At Kame House, the alien arrives and explains to Goku that he is actually part of an alien race called the Saiyans and that they are brothers. Raditz, the Saiyan, requests Goku to join him and destroy everyone on the planet. Goku declines, so Raditz takes Gohan and flies away.

star 6.96
56 votes
Nappa's Best Day Ever

#8 - Nappa's Best Day Ever

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jan 15, 2009

At Kame House Master Roshi and Bulma watch on TV as Yamcha is killed by a Saibaman. Nappa steps onto the battle field and attack Tien, removing his hand. Tien escapes, making Nappa think he wants to play tag. Chiaotzu hops onto Nappa's back and uses self-destruct. Chiaotzu's death was in vain, as Nappa has barely a scratch on him. Tien uses a final attack on Nappa, using up all of his energy and causing his death.

star 6.98
48 votes
Epilogue: Die, Robot

#9 - Epilogue: Die, Robot

Season 3 - Episode 33 - Aired Dec 25, 2018

Trunk's returns to the future to put an end to all of Dr. Gero's machinations once and for all.

star 7.00
10 votes
The Hard Cell

#10 - The Hard Cell

Season 3 - Episode 29 - Aired Jun 23, 2017

Blink and you'll miss the action as Goku and Cell turn up the heat! But Goku's got a surprise... for everyone!

star 7.42
12 votes
Opening Serumonies

#11 - Opening Serumonies

Season 3 - Episode 27 - Aired Mar 24, 2017

It's the start of the Cell Games! Goku steps up to the plate to take the first bout, but another challenger has called dibs!

star 7.64
14 votes
Cell-Out (Part 3: Necrosis)

#12 - Cell-Out (Part 3: Necrosis)

Season 3 - Episode 32 - Aired Sep 14, 2018

The revived and even more powerful Cell Clash's with Gohan one more time for a climactic showdown that will determine the fate of the Earth!

star 7.85
13 votes
Cell Service

#13 - Cell Service

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Aug 24, 2014

Piccolo faces off against the sinister Cell A bio-mechanical android form the future hell-bent on achieving his perfection who drinks people. Can Piccolo survive this deadly new foe? And what does Cell mean by perfection?

star 7.86
14 votes
A Rose By Any Other Namek

#14 - A Rose By Any Other Namek

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 1, 2010

Gohan, Bulma and Krillian reach Namek! Sorta. Meanwhile, KaiserNeko learns first hand the dangers of editing video for far too long.

star 7.91
44 votes
Cell-Out (Part 2: Apoptosis)

#15 - Cell-Out (Part 2: Apoptosis)

Season 3 - Episode 31 - Aired Sep 7, 2018

Red Flag Gohan disposes of all of the Cell Jr's and hands Cell his ass by laying down a smackdown to remember until he pulls a Vegeta and allows Cell to activate his last resort bomb. Goku is forced to sacrifice himself in order to clean up his mess but is this really the end of the dasterly Cell? Find NO!

star 7.92
12 votes
Cell Reception

#16 - Cell Reception

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired Sep 28, 2014

After Cell Escapes Piccolo and Tien pursue his trial while Krillin and Trunks go back to Dr. Gero's lab ruins to try and find his secret lab and destroy it. Meanwhile, Cell's carnage spreads to Nickytown

star 7.92
12 votes
My Body is a Temple’O’Trunks

#17 - My Body is a Temple’O’Trunks

Season 3 - Episode 23 - Aired Jun 2, 2016

This time on Dragonball Z Abridged. Cell has achieved his Perfect form, and Vegeta finally gets the challenge he deserves! Will Goku and Gohan make it out of the Hyperbolic Time Chamber in time to fix everything?

star 7.93
14 votes
Cell-Out (Part 1: Mitosis)

#18 - Cell-Out (Part 1: Mitosis)

Season 3 - Episode 30 - Aired Aug 31, 2018

Gohan stars in a million Linkin Park Music Videos.

star 8.00
13 votes
Cell Mates

#19 - Cell Mates

Season 3 - Episode 28 - Aired May 12, 2017

The Cell Games heat up as Goku steps into the ring.

star 8.07
14 votes
The Trouble with Time Travel

#20 - The Trouble with Time Travel

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 6, 2014

The androids take a pit stop in their quest to kill Goku to acquire a car. Krillin and the gang move Goku to the literal second place the androids will look; Kame House. On the Z-fighters way to Kame House Bulma sends some concerning information.

star 8.08
13 votes
Hyperbolic Plot Device

#21 - Hyperbolic Plot Device

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired Nov 23, 2014

Goku finally wakes up after an extended fight with his illness; Feeling the need for more training to take on the androids Goku decides to gather the Saiyans and take them to the lookout to train. In order to convince Chi-chi to allow him to take Gohan along he makes a deal with the devil. After also collecting Vegeta and Trunks Goku heads to the lookout to get permission to train in the hyperbolic time chamber a unique space where time slows down so someone can get a year's worth of training in a day. The only catch is that only two people can go in at a time, Vegeta and Trunks head in first. Meanwhile, the androids having found Goku's house deserted fly over to Kame House only to find Piccolo. Frustrated they demand Goku's location, but Piccolo refuses, and they take their fight over to a series of uninhabited islands.

star 8.11
18 votes
Fear and Loathing in Ginger Town

#22 - Fear and Loathing in Ginger Town

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired May 16, 2014

Android 18 stops to get some new clothes. Gohan, Trunks, and Bulma investigate the site of a strange company vehicle and find another time machine that seems to be identical to Trunks. What is going on here? After Piccolo fuses he goes to investigate a disturbance in ginger town. What he finds is a ghost town with nothing but clothes strewn about. Who could have done this?

star 8.14
14 votes
The Set Up

#23 - The Set Up

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Feb 27, 2009

Gohan attempts to wake up Piccolo, who was knocked unconscious by Nappa. Krillin assures Gohan that his father, Goku will arrive, citing that he's never let them down, but then it cuts to Goku back at Princess Snake's palace eating another huge meal. Snake reminds him that there was something he had to do about Saiyans. Realizing his negligence, Goku rushes right back on Snake Way and continues his way back to Earth.

star 8.15
20 votes
The Island of Dr. Gero

#24 - The Island of Dr. Gero

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 10, 2013

Everyone has been training intensely for the past three years to get ready to confront the androids and the prophesied day has finally come. Goku and the gang search South City for the androids the old fashioned way after learning they cannot sense their energy. After Yamcha gets Yamcha'ed when finally finding the androids the gang convince the androids to take their fight out to a wasteland Piccalo conveniently knows about. Something about Goku also seems off; he did take the medicine right?

star 8.20
15 votes
16, 17, 18 Things I Hate About You

#25 - 16, 17, 18 Things I Hate About You

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 7, 2014

The androids utterly defeat the Z-fighters except for Krillin................ he gets kissed by the cute one. In the wake of their defeat, everyone contemplates what do next. Piccolo goes off to see if Kami will fuse back with him

star 8.23
13 votes