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Friends of the Son Family?

Post by jda95 » Sat Jun 13, 2009 3:11 am

I have been watching the Cell Games arc, and a few times, an old couple has popped up, watching the games on TV. They mention that Gohan looks a lot like 'Chi-Chi's son'.

Is there any explanation given to who these people are?

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Post by Herms » Sat Jun 13, 2009 3:40 am

It's never said who they are. Apparently they're just the Son familiy's neighbors or something. They also look vaguely like the old couple who find Ma Junior's egg in the pre-23 Tenkaichi Budoukai filler.
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Post by The Tori-bot » Sat Jun 13, 2009 7:20 am

Herms wrote:They also look vaguely like the old couple who find Ma Junior's egg in the pre-23 Tenkaichi Budoukai filler.
It's almost definitely not them, for two reasons:

1. Toei likes to recycle filler designs. 'Cuz they're slackers like that.
2. That old couple would near-certainly have been killed. :P
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Post by Herms » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:04 am

I wasn't saying that they were, just pointed out the (vague) resemblence.

For the record, the old couple from the Cell Games are in the manga.
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Post by Cold Skin » Sat Jun 13, 2009 9:40 am

Yes, they're neighbours it seems, given the way they talk, it's typical! They must at least live nearby if not direct neighbours.

That's right, I didn't remember them being in the manga, but they do appear once in volume 34 The warrior who surpassed Goku, in the chapter Son Goku's strange behavior (402).

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