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See also: List of Volumes and List of Dragon Ball episodes The Hunt for the Dragon Balls Arc (ドラゴンボールさがへん, Doragon Bōru Sagashi Hen)[1] also known as the Pilaf Arc (ピラフへん, Pirafu Hen)[2] is an arc from the Dragon Ball series. This arc entails Son Gokū's first adventure to search for the seven mystical Dragon Balls, after a fateful encounter with Bulma. The arc spans through volumes 1 to 3,[1] or more specifically, covers chapters 1 to 23 of the manga [1] and episodes 1 to 13 of the anime. It is followed by the Kame-Sennin Training Arc.

Summary

Chapters

# Translated title Kanji title Rōmaji title Viz title
1 Bulma and Son Gokū ブルマと孫悟空 Buruma to Son Gokū Bloomers and the Monkey King
2 No Balls!! 球がない!! Bōru ga nai!! No Balls!
3 Gokū – Running to the Sea 悟空·海へ走る Gokū · Umi e Hashiru Sea Monkeys
4 Kame Sennin's Kintoun 亀仙人の筋斗雲 Kamesennin no Kintoun They Call Him…the Turtle Hermit!
5 Oolong Appears!! ーロンあらわる!! Ūron Arawaru!! Oo! Oo! Oolong!
6 Oolong versus Son Gokū ウーロン対決孫悟空 Ūron Taiketsu Son Gokū So Long, Oolong!
7 Yamcha and Pu'ar ヤムチャとプーアル Yamucha to Pūaru Yamcha and Pu'ar
8 The Fearsome Yamcha!! ヤムチャおそるべし!! Yamucha Osorubeshi!! One, Two, Yamcha-Cha!
9 Dragon Balls in Danger!! ドラゴンボール危うし!! Doragon Bōru Ayaushi!! Dragon Balls in Danger
10 A Grand Robbery Scheme 強盗大策戦 Gōtō Daisakusen Onward to Fry-Pan…
11 Gyūmaō of Mount Frypan フライパン山の牛魔王 Furaipan Yama no Gyūmaō …And into the Fire!
12 In Search of Kame Sennin 亀仙人をたずねて Kamesennin o Tazunete In Search of Kame-Sen'nin
13 Kame Sennin's Banshō Fan 亀仙人の芭蕉扇 Kamesennin no Bashōsen Fanning the Flame
14 Kame Sennin's Kamehameha!! 亀仙人のかめはめ波!! Kamesennin no Kamehameha!! Kamehameha!
15 The Seven-Star Ball is Found 七星球発見 Chīshinchū Hakken At Sixes and Sevens
16 Rabbit Ears ウサギの耳 Usagi no Mimi One Goal, One Enemy
17 The Boss's Special Skill オヤブンの得意技 Oyabun no Tokui Waza Carrot Top
18 The Dragon Balls Are Stolen!! D。B。奪われる!! Doragon Bōru Ubawareru!! Who's Got My Balls?!
19 At Long Last, the Dragon Appears! ついに龍あらわる! Tsui ni Doragon Arawaru! At Last… the Dragon!
20 The Wish to Shenron!! 神龍への願い!! Shenron e no Negai!! Just One Wish!!
21 Full Moon 満月 Mangetsu Full Moon
22 Gokū's Great Transformation 悟空の大変身 Gokū no Dai-Henshin The End of the Tale
23 The Dragon Team Parts Ways ドラゴンチーム解散 Doragon Chīmu Kaisan Separate Ways

Episodes

# Translated title Kanji title Rōmaji title FUNimation title
1 Bulma and Son Gokū ブルマと孫悟空 Buruma to Son Gokū The Secret of the Dragon Balls
2 Alalala–! No Balls! あらららー!タマがない! Arararaa! Tama ga Nai! The Emperor's Quest
3 Kame Sennin's Kintoun 亀仙人のキント雲 Kame Sennin no Kintoun The Nimbus Cloud of Roshi
4 The Kidnapping Demon, Oolong 人さらい妖怪ウーロン Hitosarai Yōkai Ūron Oolong the Terrible
5 The Strong Villain of the Desert, Yamcha つよくて悪い砂漠のヤムチャ Tsuyokute Warui Sabaku no Yamucha Yamcha the Desert Bandit
6 The Midnight Visitors 真夜中の訪問者たち Mayonaka no Hōmonsha Keep an Eye on the Dragon Balls
7 Gyūmaō of Mount Frypan フライパン山の牛魔王 Furaipan Yama no Gyūmaō The Ox King on Fire Mountain
8 Kame Sennin's Kamehameha 亀仙人のカメハメ波 Kame Sennin no Kamehameha The Kamehameha Wave
9 The Boss Rabbit's Special Skill うさぎオヤブンの得意技 Usagi Oyabun no Tokui Waza Boss Rabbit's Magic Touch
10 The Dragon Balls Are Stolen!! D.B.うばわれる!! Doragon Bōru Ubawareru!! The Dragon Balls are Stolen!
11 Finally, the Dragon Appears! ついに龍あらわる! Tsui ni Doragon Arawaru! The Penalty is Pinball
12 The Wish to Shenron 神龍への願い Shenron e no Negai A Wish to the Eternal Dragon
13 Gokū's Great Transformation 悟空の大変身 Gokū no Dai-Henshin The Legend of Goku

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Daizenshū 2, pages 48-49
  2. Daizenshū 3, page 138

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