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The Best Dragon Ball Z Characters of All Time

Updated September 10, 2019 196.5k votes 20.0k voters 246.1k views77 items

List RulesMust have appeared in the Dragon Ball Z series or movies. No characters that only appear in the original series, Super, or GT.

It is tough to get a consensus on who are the best Dragon Ball Z characters of all time. Do you judge it on strength, power level, or what? To level the playing field for important but weaker fighters, such as Krillin, this list is based on popularity. So vote up your favorite DBZ characters and vote down those you don't like. If you don't see an important DBZ character on the list, add them!

The best Dragon Ball Z characters below have been voted on by fans like you. The best characters of the show many not necessarily be protagonists and you are more than welcome to vote on villains. You'll find Dragon Ball Z character not just from the series, but also from the OVAs and movies as well. Details such as English and Japanese voice actors are included when available, along with miscellaneous details such as occupation.

So who is the fan favorite character of Dragon Ball Z? Scroll down so you can find out once and for all who fans think are the best Dragon Ball Z characters of all time. Thankfully, you won't have to wait till the next episode of Dragon Ball Z to find out.

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  • 26
    1,187
    737

    King Kai

  • 27
    776
    389

    Jiren

  • 28
    1,495
    1,036

    Dende

    Dragon Ball Z
  • 29
    1,790
    1,259

    Lunch

    Dragon Ball Z
  • 30
    1,754
    1,304

    Android 16

    Dragon Ball Z
  • 31
    1,305
    895

    Mr. Popo

    Dragon Ball Z
  • 32
    1,561
    1,126

    Nail

    Dragon Ball Z
  • 33
    595
    397

    Caulifla

  • 34
    1,272
    974

    Kami

    Dragon Ball Z
  • 35
    1,414
    1,301

    Videl

    Dragon Ball Z
  • 36
    806
    547

    Supreme Kai

  • 37
    1,337
    1,183
  • 38
    834
    610

    Korin

  • 39
    725
    594

    Porunga

  • 40
    686
    607

    Cooler

  • 41
    702
    687
  • 42
    1,063
    1,001

    King Vegeta

  • 43
    1,052
    1,082

    Raditz

    Dragon Ball Z
  • 44
    1,031
    954

    Nappa

    Dragon Ball Z
  • 45
    1,065
    1,109

    Dr. Briefs

    Dragon Ball Z
  • 46
    1,151
    1,317

    Bra

    Dragon Ball Z
  • 47
    358
    323

    Zamasu

  • 48
    981
    1,184

    Chi-Chi

    Dragon Ball Z
  • 49
    672
    691

    Grand Elder Guru

  • 50
    864
    937

    Chaozu

    Dragon Ball Z