Dragon Ball In Depth #005 – What is Ki? Dragon Ball’s Energy Connection

On this edition of Dragon Ball In Depth, I talk about the eastern roots of “ki” a.k.a. energy and how the characters are able to use ki throughout the show to accomplish superhuman feats. I speak of the legitimate roots of this thought process and its ability to be used in martial arts and for healing and segue into Akira Toriyama’s quotes about what ki is within the Dragon Ball Universe, how the characters tap into it, and how they create ki blasts. We also talk about the difference between ki and Genki, the energy Goku gathers for the Genki Dama (aka Spirit Bomb in the dub)

Dragon Ball In Depth #004 – Going In Depth on Super Saiyan Transformations Part II

On this edition of Dragon Ball In Depth, I continue my analysis of Super Saiyan forms, starting with Broly’s form from Dragon Ball Z Movie #8 and ending with the 2015 Dragon Ball Z Movie Fukkatsu No F aka Resurrection F (SPOILER ALERT). We cover Golden Oozaru and Super Saiyan 4 as well. This is part 2 of a two part edition of Dragon Ball In Depth.

WARNING: THIS CONTAINS SPOILERS FOR DRAGON BALL, DRAGON BALL Z AND DRAGON BALL GT. SO IF YOU HAVE NOT COMPLETED THE SERIES, DO NOT WATCH!

Dragon Ball In Depth #003 – Going In Depth on Super Saiyan Transformations Part I

On this edition of Dragon Ball In Depth, I take a look at the early Super Saiyan forms and give some insight and knowledge that you may or may not know. We analyze the Pseudo-Super Saiyan form and reveal the ORIGINAL NAME for Super Saiyan 2. This is part 1 of a two part edition of Dragon Ball In Depth. Enjoy!

WARNING: THIS CONTAINS SPOILERS FOR DRAGON BALL, DRAGON BALL Z AND DRAGON BALL GT. SO IF YOU HAVE NOT COMPLETED THE SERIES, DO NOT WATCH!

WARNING: I pronounce Saiyan right… deal with it.

Dragon Ball In Depth #001 – How did Goku beat Freeza? An analysis of Goku’s combat strategy

This is the first of a new series that will analyze some of the deeper themes within Akira Toriyama and TOEI’s Dragon Ball. With Dragon Ball Z – Fukkatsu No F ? Resurrection F dropping in 2015 featuring the long awaited rematch between Lord Freeza and Son Goku, I thought I’d look at Goku’s end game strategy to defeat Freeza and how it ultimately affected the result of the battle. INCLUDES REAL WORLD BIOLOGY! I hope you enjoy. Subscribe!