Not an American user?


Budokai is based on the TV action animated series Dragonball Z. The story begins after Goku defeats Piccolo at the World Martial 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 the player from the Saiyan to the Cell Games Saga.

There are also several options in the game: there is a world tournament mode where the player may buy new moves and a practice mode where to sharpen skills before entering story mode. The player may also summon Shenron after collecting all 7 Dragonballs.


There are no user screenshots for this game

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game

Alternate Titles

  • "Dragon Ball Z" -- Japanese title

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

Fights, Fights, and more fights!!! PlayStation 2 Cody Robinson (4)
Awesome! PlayStation 2 Rey Mysterio (24)

Critic Reviews

Consoles Plus PlayStation 2 Dec, 2002 88 out of 100 88
64 Power / big.N / N Games GameCube Nov, 2003 74 out of 100 74
GameZone PlayStation 2 Dec 28, 2002 7.2 out of 10 72
PlayFrance PlayStation 2 Apr 08, 2003 7 out of 10 70 GameCube Apr 22, 2008 69 out of 100 69
GameSpot GameCube Oct 29, 2003 6.9 out of 10 69
IGN PlayStation 2 Dec 01, 2002 6.2 out of 10 62
1UP GameCube May 09, 2004 6 out of 10 60
GameSpy GameCube Nov 16, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Cheat Code Central PlayStation 2 Dec, 2002 2.5 out of 5 50


There are currently no topics for this game.


There is no trivia on file for this game.

Related Web Sites

Contributed to by Exodia85 (2134)