Dragonball Z: Showdown
review by Anime Freak
Written by Akira Toriyama
Directed by Akira Toriyama
Retail Price: $14.99
Features: Preview of Next Episode
Specs: Full Screen, 2.0 Dolby Digital, English
Captions, Chapter Search
This DVD gives you three great episodes putting you at
the climax of the famous Saiyan battle between the main
character Goku and the evil villain Vegeta. The Disc starts
with the intro of Dragonball Z "Rock the Dragon". After that
you will open to episode #23.
Goku VS. VegetaÉA Saiyan Duel- This episode shows Goku
facing off Vegeta, Prince of all Saiyans. Goku's double
Kiao-Ken attack fails; Goku breaks his promise to King Kai
and uses the triple Kiao-Ken. Vegeta becomes so angry he
decides to blow up the Earth!
VegetaÉSaiyan Style- Vegeta realizes that "Kakarot"(Goku)
is stronger than he expected, so he uses the ultimate
strategy - transforming into a giant ape (Ozzaru). Goku is
in great danger! On the way to Master Roshi's, Gohan (Goku's
son) and Krillin sense Goku's crisis and hurry back to help
him. Meanwhile, Goku decides to try his other new technique,
the Spirit Bomb. But does he have enough time to gather the
Stop Vegeta Now!!- As the giant ape almost crushes Goku,
Yajirobe manages to cut off its tail! A furious Vegeta now
attacks the other three warriors, while Goku tells Gohan to
fight against Vegeta to give Goku a chance to give the
Spirit Bomb to Krillin. As Vegeta corners Gohan, Krillin
throws the Spirit Bomb at Vegeta!
These episodes leave you wanting more and a guarantee
that you'll want more of this fantastic anime story.
I found the picture to be one of the clearest images. Its
much better then watching it on T.V. and its sharpness it
The sound is very clear, thanks to 2.0 Dolby Digital. You
can really understand everything they say and it really
gives surround sound.
Sorry but there are no features except the basics:
Episode selection, captions, and type of audio.
This is one of my most favorite DVD it shows all the
fighting that gives this saga the realism in fighting from
the spiting up right to blood gushing from the forehead. But
before you buy it make sure you get the Un-Cut version,
other wise it's not the anime you want.
(4/5, NOT included in
NOT an average)