Dragon Ball is the first part of the anime adaptation of the Dragon Ball manga written and illustrated by Akira Toriyama and published in Japan in the Weekly Shonen Jump manga anthology comic. The second and larger portion of the manga series was adapted into Dragon Ball Z. Continued as Dragonball Z
Just as Emperor Pilaf is about to make his wish, Goku leads the others in a successful escape attempt. Are they in time to prevent the Emperor from seizing control of the world? And just what does happen when Goku sees the full moon?