The WORST episodes of Dragon Ball Z Abridged

Every episode of Dragon Ball Z Abridged ever, ranked from worst to best by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The worst episodes of Dragon Ball Z Abridged!

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.

Last Updated: 1/17/2024Network: YouTubeStatus: Ended
And They All Lived Happily Ever-- Oh…
52 votes

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

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 7/9/2008

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.

Vegeta: Kills Bugs Dead
49 votes

#2 - Vegeta: Kills Bugs Dead

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 9/3/2008

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.

No One Ever Listens to the Magical Dragon
47 votes

#3 - No One Ever Listens to the Magical Dragon

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/25/2008

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.

Nappa's Best Day Ever
48 votes

#4 - Nappa's Best Day Ever

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/15/2009

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.

Snakeway to Heaven
49 votes

#5 - Snakeway to Heaven

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 8/21/2008

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.

The Return of Raditz! Wait...
56 votes

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

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 6/6/2008

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.

Happily Ever Afterlife
50 votes

#7 - Happily Ever Afterlife

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 8/7/2008

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.

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

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

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 12/25/2008

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.

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The Trouble with Time Travel
14 votes

#9 - The Trouble with Time Travel

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 4/6/2014

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.

The Set Up
20 votes

#10 - The Set Up

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 2/27/2009

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.

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Fear and Loathing in Ginger Town
15 votes

#11 - Fear and Loathing in Ginger Town

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired 5/16/2014

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?

A Rose By Any Other Namek
44 votes

#12 - A Rose By Any Other Namek

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/1/2010

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

Cell-Out (Part 3: Necrosis)
14 votes

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

Season 3 - Episode 32 - Aired 9/14/2018

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!

16, 17, 18 Things I Hate About You
14 votes

#14 - 16, 17, 18 Things I Hate About You

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/7/2014

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

Cell-Out (Part 2: Apoptosis)
13 votes

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

Season 3 - Episode 31 - Aired 9/7/2018

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!

Catch Me If You Can-droid
18 votes

#16 - Catch Me If You Can-droid

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 9/9/2013

After Vegeta utterly dismantles android 19, Android 20 flees, and everyone else takes off in pursuit. The two parties play a game of cat and mouse. Trunk's has finally returned and joins the fray only to reveal some shocking information on the androids

Cell-Out (Part 1: Mitosis)
14 votes

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

Season 3 - Episode 30 - Aired 8/31/2018

Gohan stars in a million Linkin Park Music Videos.

The Punchline (2)
17 votes

#18 - The Punchline (2)

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 6/8/2009

Goku requests that he and Vegeta take their fight elsewhere, since fighting on a battleground littered with the corpses of his fallen friends just doesn't feel right. Relocating to a desert, Goku gives Vegeta one opportunity to leave Earth and never return, so no more blood needs to be shed before their fight begins. Vegeta disregards Goku's offer as tripe and belittles him for growing soft from living on the planet for so long.

Epilogue: Die, Robot
11 votes

#19 - Epilogue: Die, Robot

Season 3 - Episode 33 - Aired 12/25/2018

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

Deities, Devils, and Doing the Dirty
15 votes

#20 - Deities, Devils, and Doing the Dirty

Season 3 - Episode 26 - Aired 11/25/2016

Goku deals with Chichi as the world searches for a new Kami.

A Raging Semi
15 votes

#21 - A Raging Semi

Season 3 - Episode 20 - Aired 9/14/2015

Goku and Gohan begin their training in the time chamber. Meanwhile, Vegeta's new power allows him to bulldoze Cell and it seems like all is lost for Cell, but will Vegeta's hubris be his downfall?

Group Therapy
15 votes

#22 - Group Therapy

Season 3 - Episode 19 - Aired 8/1/2015

After Goku gets back from rescuing Tien and Piccolo Trunks and Vegeta come out of the time chamber and head after Cell who is destroying all the surrounding islands in his search for the androids. Will their training be enough to defeat Cell?

Advanced Geometry
16 votes

#23 - Advanced Geometry

Season 3 - Episode 18 - Aired 5/30/2015

After Cell absorbs Android 17 things seem dire for 16 and 18, but Tien arrives and puts his life on the line to buy time for them to get away. Now that Cell is stronger than ever can Tien hold the line?

Tiles and Tribulations
18 votes

#24 - Tiles and Tribulations

Season 3 - Episode 24 - Aired 8/22/2016

The #CellGames are on their way. Trunks struggles to come to terms with Cell's power level and the Gang gathers to hear what Cell has in store. Will Goku and Gohan ever make it out of the Hyperbolic Time Chamber? Find out in Dragonball Z Abridged

Hyperbolic Plot Device
18 votes

#25 - Hyperbolic Plot Device

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired 11/23/2014

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.