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Hatchan, a.k.a. Artificial Human No. 8! The Artificial Humans’ love of nature is inherited from him!… Or so I personally suspect. It’d be nice if he gets another chance to shine~!1

Lunch-san! Where are you now? Dragon Ball is still going on, so come out quick!2

CHAPA: You are certainly gifted. How about entering the next Tenka’ichi Budōkai?
OOB: Huh?! Me?

It’s King Chapa (what I think he looks like now)! Maybe King Chapa was the one who trained Oob until he turned 10! Their clothes look similar, so I kind of figured they came from the same region.3

It’s Tambourine! In the anime he has the same voice as Freeza: Ryūsei Nakao-san, one of my favorite voice actors!4

It’s Man-Wolf! Drawing the wolf fighters from Universe 9, I started wanting to draw him. I wonder if he had any success picking up girls after becoming human…5

It’s not a character from the original comic, but here’s Tapion! I simply find him cool, and I like him a lot. Y’know, I’d love to see him play a bigger role. If not in the comic, then in a game or something…6

It’s Janenba! In advance of the latest movie opening in December, perhaps I’ll go on drawing movie characters for the most part…7

It’s Broli! Everyone recognizes him as the No. 1 movie character. I’m looking forward to him cutting loose in this new movie! (The picture here is of his design from his first movie)8

It’s Majin Ozotto. Apparently Toriyama-sensei designed him for an event, but I don’t really know that much about him. He’s a cool-looking character though, so I look forward to seeing what he’ll do next.9

It’s Captain Ginyu! Apparently he ended up in his current form after changing bodies a bunch of times, so it’s fun to imagine what he might have originally looked like.10

It’s Son Goku’s father, Bardock. He will be in the movie in December, too!! I’m really looking forward to it!11

It’s Paragus. The “Broly” movie will be opening at last. It’s the tops for fun! By all means, please see it at the theater!!12

It’s Freeza’s father, King Cold the Great. He appears in the Broly movie, too! I’d like to see the forces he led in his era, as well.13

LEKE: There’s been an order to return home, so Bardock and I are about to head back to Planet Vegeta. What about you guys?

TOMA: A return-home order? Wait just a minute! We haven’t heard anything of the sort.

DODORIA: Heh heh heh… That’s because you’re all about to die right here and now.

NARRATOR: After this, they lost contact with Toma & co… That is the event that caused Bardock’s suspicion of this return-home order to grow ever-stronger.

TOYOTARŌ: It’s Pumbukin, Selypa, Totapo, and Toma! It seems like these four were involved off in the background of the Broly movie… or at least that’s how I imagine it. (laughs)14

ONIO: Hm? A planet just exploded. It couldn’t possibly be Planet Vegeta, could it?

ONIO’S WIFE: Onio, dear, let’s not worry about that. Instead, let’s go find a planet that we can make into a vacation home!

TOYOTARŌ: It’s Onio, who appears in Neko Majin! Once again, I went and imagined him being involved with the Broly movie… Including animation and spin-offs, the Saiyans who survived that day are Goku, Vegeta, Nappa, Raditz, Broli, Paragus, then Tarble and Tullece, and furthermore… Onio must have also survived!15

This is Shiirasu. He’s the boss character (?) in Super Dragon Ball Heroes: World Mission on the Nintendo Switch. I’m looking forward to playing it, too!16

It’s Great Saiyaman. Recently, he’s more commonly shown up wearing sunglasses, but I love his helmet look, too, so I’d like to see him play a part looking like this, as well.17

It’s Nail. If he hadn’t been defeated by Freeza and then merged with Piccolo, he might still be living peacefully on New Namek… He may very well be the single greatest sacrifice.18

It’s the Carrotizer Bunny!

He was taken to the Moon by Goku as punishment for his behavior, and that Moon, with him on it, has been destroyed — twice.

I don’t know whether he’s alive or dead, but I’d like to see him use not just his technique of turning those he touches into carrots, but his skill of being able to survive(?) out in space to help Goku & co.19

It’s Zarbon.

As I’m sure you’re well aware, he’s Freeza’s right-hand man.

The concept for these sketches is “characters who don’t appear in Super“, but (to make a shameless plug…) he’ll actually appear very briefly in the bonus comic from Volume 10. But at present, he hasn’t appeared yet, so this is his last chance—!20


He’s one of the mind-controlled underlings of the sorcerer Bobbidi.

Since he was taken in by his wicked heart and mind-controlled, there’s no doubt he’s evil. But, given Bobbidi could control someone with only Vegeta’s level of evil, maybe he wasn’t such a bad guy after all…

Incidentally, he appears in a single panel in volume three.21


He survived by escaping from Planet Namek, whose weather had gone haywire, while still a baby. What sort of relationship did he have to Katatz or the Eldest, I wonder… I’d like to see a story from that era, as well.22

Vermoud in his younger days.

He appears in Super too, but to make a bit broader an interpretation of this series’ concept, his past self didn’t show up, so I figured even this pattern of wild imaginings would be allowed. (laughs)

“I’m quitting.” It’s that sort of scene.

Just what was it that took place before he became a God of Destruction…?23


One of the contestants in the Afterlife Tournament. He’s a character who doesn’t really get much of a chance to shine, but I got the feeling that this was his last chance to bask in the spotlight (because of his name…).24


He’s the leader of the Coola Armored Squadron.

Apparently he’s from the same solar system as Jheese from the Ginyu Special Force!

I hear that Bonyu, who appears in the game Kakarot coming out this January, is also from Jheese’s system, which gets you wondering what kind of relationship the three of them might have had!25


She’s a character who appears in the game “Kakarot”, which is out now.

It seems she can use a Crusher Ball just like Jheece, who belongs to the same race!26


In Kakarot, we learn there is a drug called Animaline, which lets people turn into animals, but I wonder if this guy is just able by nature to turn into a human when he sees a full moon…27

The CROCODILE who lost to Kuririn in the prelims of the 22nd Tenka’ichi Budōkai.

Right now it seems that a crocodile is in the news, so here’s a contestant who doesn’t even have a name, who appeared for a single panel in volume 10 to get knocked out in the preliminary round… I hope he’s still alive and well!28

Colonel Silver

All of the executive officers of the Red Ribbon Army are cool, and I like them.29

Ikose & Idasa

The brothers who fought against Trunks and Goten at the 25th Tenka’ichi Budōkai. At any rate, I like their names.30


My editor told me that I should draw a mermaid since they’re popular, but when I drew her as I pleased, she ended up not resembling the original all that much. Let’s just call this one a doodle. Please forgive me.31


Goku’s older brother, who came to Earth in order to bring Goku over to his side. Bardock must certainly have never anticipated a future where both of his sons would be fighting each other…32

Ōzaru Bardock

He transforms into a giant monkey in his new battle jacket! Maybe there was a battle like this one as well…33


Upa’s father, who defends the Karin Sanctuary. His aged appearance in volume 42 is so distinguished, I just love it.34


I like how, with a face like that, he’s called Mummy-“kun“. It was a pain just drawing his bandages, so wrapping them must have been even more of a chore…35


He’s Kaiō-sama‘s caretaker who you’ll know from the anime. He doesn’t appear in the comic, but maybe he’s just hiding somewhere!36


Toriyama-sensei‘s design illustrations didn’t include a back view of him, so I suppose the high-cut briefs were the anime staff being playful. It’s fantastic.

2021 is the Year of the Ox, so I drew Shisami, since he’s probably got a bovine motif going on. I hope the year will be a good one.37

Master Sergeant Murasaki

Trunks’ broadsword is cool, but Murasaki’s katana is tasteful and cool, too.38

Ultimate Shenlong

It feels like a gigantic Shenlong, and it’s so cool! Although, Super Shenlong is actually even huger by far.

Including animation, there are quite a few different Shenlongs, but each has its own charm, and I love them all.39


A warrior from Earth who apparently went down in history as a hero of myth. Seems like he had a considerable role to play while he was alive. What sort of battles, against what sort of foes, did he have…? I’d sure like to see that!40


Once again, it’s a competitor in the Afterlife Tournament. A warrior from the Eastern Galaxy, he apparently has the ability to turn any place into an underwater locale. Underwater fights are rare in the series, so it’s quite the precious ability he possesses.41


A competitor in the Afterlife Tournament, who appears to take pride in his monstrous strength. Kinda reminds you of Giran, doesn’t he.42

Chop Chai

He’s a competitor in the Afterlife Tournament. His specialty seems to be splitting into multiple copies of himself. Perhaps doing a match on a team that’s made up entirely of yourselves is the best kind of teamwork?43

The following translator notes are included for the benefit of the reader as supplemental information.

0 These images, drawn by Toyotarō, were added to the Dragon Ball Official Website on a monthly basis beginning in December 2017. Their purpose was to share an image of a character that had not yet properly appeared in the Dragon Ball Super series.
1 Posted to the official website 15 December 2017. #8 had actually appeared in the Dragon Ball Super television series twice: once in episode 65 during Merged Zamasu’s fight against Goku and Vegeta, and then again in episode 66 as everyone donated their energy to Trunks; these scenes did not appear in the manga version of the story.
2 Posted to the official website 19 January 2018.
3 Posted to the official website 20 February 2018.
4 Posted to the official website 20 March 2018. Tambourine had actually appeared during the early recruitment and training episodes as a phantom enemy challenging Kuririn initially in episode 75 and then in full in episode 76.
5 Posted to the official website 27 April 2018.
6 Posted to the official website 21 May 2018.
7 Posted to the official website 20 June 2018.
8 Posted to the official website 21 July 2018.
9 Posted to the official website 21 August 2018.
10 Posted to the official website 21 September 2018.
11 Posted to the official website 22 October 2018.
12 Posted to the official website 21 November 2018.
13 Posted to the official website 17 January 2019.
14 Posted to the official website 22 January 2019.
15 Posted to the official website 21 February 2019.
16 Posted to the official website 26 March 2019.
17 Posted to the official website 25 April 2019.
18 Posted to the official website 21 May 2019.
19 Posted to the official website 21 June 2019.
20 Posted to the official website 20 July 2019.
21 Posted to the official website 23 August 2019.
22 Posted to the official website 20 September 2019.
23 Posted to the official website 23 October 2019.
24 Posted to the official website 21 November 2019.
25 Posted to the official website 20 December 2019.
26 Posted to the official website 21 January 2020.
27 Posted to the official website 25 February 2020.
28 Posted to the official website 30 March 2020. Toyotarō’s comment about a crocodile being “in the news” is in reference to an Internet comic/phenomenon, “The Crocodile With 100 Days Left to Live” by Yūki Kikuchi, which wrapped up earlier that month.
29 Posted to the official website 21 April 2020.
30 Posted to the official website 29 May 2020.
31 Posted to the official website 25 June 2020.
32 Posted to the official website 21 July 2020.
33 Posted to the official website 21 August 2020.
34 Posted to the official website 24 September 2020.
35 Posted to the official website 26 October 2020.
36 Posted to the official website 27 November 2020.37 Posted to the official website 24 December 2020.
38 Posted to the official website 22 January 2021.
39 Posted to the official website 23 February 2021.
40 Posted to the official website 24 March 2021.
41 Posted to the official website 21 April 2021.
42 Posted to the official website 21 May 2021.
43 Posted to the official website 21 June 2021.
English Translation: Herms, SaiyaJedi, sailorspazz, Cipher
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