Dragon Ball Z: Budokai (GameCube)

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Join us on a wild ride through the best action cartoon series on TV, Dragonball Z. The story begins after Goku defeats Piccolo at the World Marital Arts Tournament and he comes to visit Master Roshi, when all of a sudden, his brother Raditz appears and kidnaps his son, Gohan, after he saves him he is sent to Other World to train with King Kai for for two more powerful Saiyan arriving one year later. This wild ride story takes you from the Saiyan to the Cell Games Saga.

There are also several options in the game: there is a world tournament mode where you could buy new moves and a practice mode where you can sharpen your skills before entering story mode. You could also summon Shenron when you collect all 7 Dragonballs. So, buckle up, hold on to your seat and enjoy the ride of Dragonball Z!


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Alternate Titles

  • "Dragon Ball Z" -- Japanese title

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Critic Reviews

Game Chronicles Nov 28, 2003 8.7 out of 10 87
Jeuxvideo.com Nov 06, 2003 15 out of 20 75
Gaming Target Dec 15, 2003 7.3 out of 10 73
Game Informer Magazine Dec, 2003 7.25 out of 10 72
N-Zone Nov 21, 2003 70 out of 100 70
GamePro (US) Oct 27, 2003 3.5 out of 5 70
NintendoWorldReport Feb 12, 2004 7 out of 10 70
IGN Oct 20, 2003 6.4 out of 10 64
1UP May 09, 2004 6 out of 10 60
GameZone Nov 10, 2003 6 out of 10 60


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