Dragon Ball Z Kai Filler List

Dragon Ball Z Kai is a Japanese anime TV series that aired from April 2009 till June 2015 on Fuji TV in Japan. Dragon Ball Z Kai is a most recent remastered version of Dragon Ball Z anime TV series and continuation of Dragon Ball series.

This is an anime adaptation of the latter 325 chapters of the ‘Dragon Ball’ manga series written and illustrated by Akira Toriyama. Dragon Ball Z Kai anime TV series is written by Takao Koyama, directed by Yasuhiro Nowatari & Naohiro Terazaki and animated by Toei Animation studio.

Dragon Ball Z Kai Episode List

# Title Type Airdate
1 Prologue to Battle! The Return of Goku! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-04-05
2 The Enemy is Goku’s Brother?! The Secret of the Mighty Saiyan Warriors MANGA CANON 2009-04-12
3 A Life or Death Battle! Goku and Piccolo’s Desperate Attack! MANGA CANON 2009-04-19
4 Run in the Afterlife, Goku! The One Million Mile Snake Way MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-04-26
5 Wilderness Survival! A Moonlit Night Awakens Gohan! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-05-03
6 The End of Snake Way! King Kai’s Bizarre Test! MANGA CANON 2009-05-10
7 The Battle with Ten-Times Gravity! Goku’s Race Against the Clock! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-05-17
8 Shenron Appears! The Saiyans Arrive Sooner than Expected! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-05-24
9 Yamcha’s Struggle! The Terrible Saibamen! MANGA CANON 2009-05-31
10 Sit Tight, Chiaotzu! Tien’s Screaming Tri-Beam! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-06-07
11 Will Goku Make it in Time?! Three Hours Until the Battle Resumes! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-06-14
12 Farewell, Piccolo! Goku’s Furious Counterattack! MANGA CANON 2009-06-21
13 The Power of the Kaio-Ken! Goku vs. Vegeta! MANGA CANON 2009-06-28
14 An All-Out Kamehame-Ha! Vegeta’s Terrible Transformation! MANGA CANON 2009-07-05
15 Goku on the Ropes! Pin Your Hopes on the Spirit Bomb! MANGA CANON 2009-07-12
16 Defeat the Invincible Vegeta! Work a Miracle, Gohan! MANGA CANON 2009-07-19
17 Dawn of the Fierce Battle! The Star of Hope is Piccolo’s Homeland! MANGA CANON 2009-08-02
18 The Ship Resting in Yunzabit! Time to Blast Off for Planet Namek! MANGA CANON 2009-08-09
19 A Powerful New Foe! Frieza, Ruler of the Universe! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-08-16
20 The Rebellion Against Frieza! Vegeta’s Burning Ambition! MANGA CANON 2009-08-23
21 Protect the Dragon Balls! The Namekians’ All-Out Attack! MANGA CANON 2009-08-30
22 Dodoria’s Terrifying Chase! A Truth Revealed to Vegeta! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-09-06
23 Vegeta’s Covert Maneuvers! A Tragic Assault on the Namekians! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-09-13
24 Friends Reborn! Zarbon’s Hideous Transformation! MANGA CANON 2009-09-20
25 Power Up, Krillin! Frieza’s Mounting Apprehension! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-09-27
26 The Scheme Is Shattered! Vegeta Strikes Back at Zarbon! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-10-04
27 A Touch-and-Go Situation! Gohan, Protect the Four-Star Ball! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-10-11
28 The Countdown to Battle Begins! Enter, The Ginyu Force! MANGA CANON 2009-10-18
29 First Up for the Ginyu Force! Guldo’s Time Freeze! MANGA CANON 2009-10-25
30 The Nightmare Recoome! Come Out and Play, Vegeta! MANGA CANON 2009-11-01
31 Goku Arrives At Last! Take Down the Ginyu Force! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-11-08
32 The Star Player Appears! Ginyu vs. Goku! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-11-15
33 Full Power, Goku! Captain Ginyu’s Desperate Attack! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-11-22
34 Surprise! Goku is Ginyu and Ginyu is Goku?! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-11-29
35 Goku’s Comeback! Call Forth Porunga! MANGA CANON 2009-12-06
36 Frieza Closes In! Mighty Porunga, Grant Our Wish! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-12-13
37 A Nightmare Transformation! Frieza’s Power Level-One Million?! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-12-20
38 Frieza Bares His Fangs! Gohan’s Overwhelming Attack! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2009-12-27
39 Piccolo Reborn! Frieza’s Second Transformation! MANGA CANON 2010-01-10
40 Frieza’s Final Transformation! The Ultimate Nightmare Begins! MANGA CANON 2010-01-17
41 The Moment of Truth Approaches! Goku Back in Action! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-01-24
42 Defeat Frieza, Goku! The Tears of the Proud Saiyan Prince! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-01-31
43 Goku vs. Frieza! The Super Showdown Begins! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-02-07
44 A Boundary-Pushing Brawl! Goku, Frieza, and Ginyu Again?! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-02-14
45 Kaio-Ken Times Twenty! An All-Or-Nothing Kamehame-Ha! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-02-21
46 The Final Trump Card! Goku’s Ultimate Spirit Bomb! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-02-28
47 Awaken, Legendary Warrior! Goku the Super Saiyan! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-03-07
48 The Angry Super Saiyan! Goku Throws Down the Gauntlet! MANGA CANON 2010-03-14
49 Avenge the Fallen, Goku! Countdown to the Planet’s Destruction! MANGA CANON 2010-03-21
50 Full Power Frieza! Shenron, Grant Our Wish! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-03-28
51 Goku’s Furious Roar! A Last-Minute Wish! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-04-04
52 Duel on a Vanishing Planet! The Final Showdown! MANGA CANON 2010-04-11
53 Goku’s Final Attack! Countdown to Planet Namek’s Destruction! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-04-18
54 Goku Vanishes Into Space! Welcome Home, Super Warriors! MANGA CANON 2010-04-25
55 There Is Planet Earth, Father! Frieza and King Cold Strike Back! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-05-02
56 I Will Defeat Frieza! Another Super Saiyan! MANGA CANON 2010-05-09
57 Welcome Back, Goku! Confessions of the Mysterious Youth, Trunks! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-05-16
58 Goku’s New Move, Instant Transmission! The Three-Year Training Session Begins! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-05-23
59 Undetectable Monsters! The Androids Appear! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-05-30
60 The Unbeatable Enemy Within! Goku vs. Android 19! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-06-06
61 No Victory for Android 19! Enter Super Vegeta! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-06-13
62 Piccolo’s Assault! Android 20 and the Twisted Future! MANGA CANON 2010-06-20
63 The Hunt for Doctor Gero! Discover the Hidden Laboratory! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-06-27
64 Number 17 and Number 18! The Androids Awaken! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-07-11
65 A Sweet Face and Super Power? Android 18 vs. Vegeta! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-07-18
66 The Time for Reunification Has Come! Piccolo’s Unshakable Resolve! MANGA CANON 2010-08-01
67 Another Time Machine?! Bulma Uncovers a Mystery! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-08-08
68 The Monster Goes into Motion… Strike of the Super Namekian! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-08-15
69 I Am Your Brother! The Monster With Goku’s Energy! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-08-22
70 The Dizzying Deception and the Daring Escape! Defeat the Android Cell! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-08-29
71 The Hunt for Cell Is On! Goku, Back in Action! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-09-05
72 Break the Super Saiyan Barrier! Into the Hyperbolic Time Chamber! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-09-12
73 The Super Namekian Powers Up! Piccolo vs. Android 17! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-09-19
74 Run Android 17! Piccolo’s All-or-Nothing Struggle! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-09-26
75 Power Unknown! Android 16 Breaks His Silence! MANGA CANON 2010-10-03
76 Tien’s Desperate Attack! Save Your Friends, Goku! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-10-10
77 Beyond Super Saiyan! Vegeta Confronts the Monster Cell! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-10-17
78 Cell on the Verge of Defeat! Krillin, Destroy Android 18! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-10-24
79 The Battle Turns for the Worst… Cell Attacks Android 18! MANGA CANON 2010-10-31
80 The Tables Are Turned! Witness the Power of Perfection! MANGA CANON 2010-11-07
81 Vegeta’s Final Push! Defeat the Invincible Cell! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-11-14
82 The Strongest Super Saiyan! Trunks’ Power Unleashed! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-11-21
83 Cell Invades the Airwaves! Announcing,”The Cell Games!”. MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-11-28
84 Training Complete! Goku Sizes Up the Competition! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-12-05
85 The Truce is Broken! The Defense Force Strikes Back at Cell! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-12-12
86 A New Guardian! The Return of the Dragon Balls! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-12-19
87 Mr. Satan Takes the Stage! The Curtain Rises on the Cell Games! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2010-12-26
88 Showdown! Cell vs. Goku! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2011-01-09
89 Battle at the Highest Level! Goku Goes All Out! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2011-01-16
90 The Opening Round Is Concluded! Goku’s Moment of Decision! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2011-01-23
91 Get Angry, Gohan! Release Your Hidden Power! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2011-01-30
92 Tears For An Android! Gohan’s Inner Rage Bursts Forth! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2011-02-06
93 Unleash the Warrior Within! Gohan Takes the Offensive! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2011-02-13
94 Perfection’s End! A Fury Beyond Super Saiyan! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2011-02-20
95 A Hero’s Sacrifice! Last Chance to Save the World! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2011-03-06
96 Combine Your Strength! The Final Kamehame-Ha! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2011-03-20
97 A Bittersweet Victory! Until We Meet Again! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2011-03-27
98 Peace For the Future! The Spirit of Goku is Forever! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2011-08-02
99 Seven Years Later! Starting Today, Gohan Is a High School Student MANGA CANON 2014-04-06
100 A New Hero, Great Saiyaman, Is Born! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-04-13
101 Videl’s Crisis? Gohan’s Urgent Call-out! FILLER 2017-01-21
102 A Monster is Taken Away! The Culprit is Great Saiyaman? MIXED CANON/FILLER 2017-01-28
103 Entering the World Martial Arts Tournament! Goten Shows Off His Explosive Power During Training! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2017-02-04
104 Gohan the Teacher! Videl’s Flying Technique Tutorial MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-04-20
105 The Dragon Team Fully Assembled! Goku Has Come Back! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-04-27
106 Who Is the World’s Greatest? The Tournament Preliminaries Begin! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2017-02-25
107 Everyone is Surprised! Goten and Trunks’ Super Battle! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-05-04
108 The Junior Champ Is Finally Decided! Who Will Fight Against Mr. Satan? MANGA CANON 2017-03-11
109 Restless Foreboding; A Mysterious Warrior Appears! MANGA CANON 2014-05-11
110 What Happened, Piccolo? An Unexpected Outcome in the First Round MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-05-18
111 An Eerie Entity; Who Exactly Is Spopovich? MIXED CANON/FILLER 2017-04-01
112 Videl Battered! Gohan’s Fury Reaches Its Limit! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-05-25
113 A Creeping Conspiracy! The Target is Gohan MIXED CANON/FILLER 2017-04-15
114 Terrifying Secret of the Majin; The Mastermind Revealed! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-06-01
115 The Nefarious Wizard Babidi And Demon King Dabura’s Trap MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-06-08
116 Don’t Sell Super Saiyans Short! Vegeta and Goku’s Full-Bore Power! MANGA CANON 2014-06-15
117 Whither Victory? A Battle Royal Championship Match! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-06-22
118 Stunning Youngsters! No. 18’s Uphill Battle MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-06-29
119 Enter the Headliner! The Looming Demon King! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-06-06
120 A Heart of Evil Awakened; Vegeta, Prince of Destruction MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-07-13
121 I am the Strongest! The Clash of Goku vs. Vegeta MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-07-20
122 Countdown to Revival: Crush Babidi’s Ambitions! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-08-03
123 The Seal is Released? Gohan’s Kamehame-Ha of Resistance MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-08-10
124 Straightaway Into Despair? The Terror of Majin Buu MANGA CANON 2014-08-17
125 Turn Into Candy! A Hungry Majin’s Bizarre Power! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-08-24
126 I Will Deal With the Majin! Vegeta’s Final Mortal Combat! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-08-31
127 For His Beloved Ones… The End of the Proud Warrior! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-09-07
128 A Nightmare Revisited: The Immortal Monster Majin Buu! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-09-14
128 Who Will Defeat Majin Buu? The Mightiest of Men Moves Out! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-11-30
129 A Secret Plan to Defeat Buu! Its Name is Fusion MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-09-21
130 Found! A Faint Ray of Hope – Awaken, Warriors! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-09-28
131 Find the Nuisances: Babidi’s Retaliation Begins! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-10-05
132 A Time of Trials! Lay Hold of Legendary Powers! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-10-12
133 Hold Majin Buu in Check! Limit — Super Saiyan 3! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-10-19
134 True Worth Beginning to Show – The Treacherous Buu! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-10-26
135 Silly Looking? Drilling the Fusion Pose! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-11-02
136 Bye-bye, Everyone! Goku Returns to the Next World MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-11-09
137 Gohan Located! Intensive Training in the World of the Kais! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-11-16
138 Birth of a Merged Superwarrior His Name is Gotenks! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-11-23
140 The Powering Up Continues? Super Gotenks is Achieved! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-12-07
141 What Anger Gives Rise To Another Majin! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-12-14
142 Buu Gobbles Up Buu! Onslaught of a New Majin! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-12-21
143 Headlong Rush Into Catastrophe! A One-Hour Time Limit! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2014-12-28
144 Training Complete! You’re Finished Now, Majin Buu! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-01-11
145 Eliminating Buu with Ghosts: A Knockout Kamikaze Attack! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-01-18
146 Gotenks’ Ace in the Hole! Transformation! Super Gotenks 3! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-01-25
147 On a Roll! Buu-Buu-Volleyball! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-02-01
148 Thanks for Waiting, Everyone! A Reborn Gohan Heads for Earth! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-02-08
149 Buu Overwhelmed! Ultimate Gohan’s Super Power! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-02-15
150 Buu’s Sinister Scheme: Gotenks is Absorbed MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-03-01
151 The Elder Kai’s Brainstorm! Return to Life, Goku! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-03-15
152 Miracles Happen Once… Will Goku and He Make the Ultimate Combination? MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-03-22
153 Invincible! The Ultimate Warrior Vegito! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-03-29
154 Buu’s Ace in the Hole! The Warriors Are Absorbed! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-04-05
155 Rescue Gohan and the Others! Goku and Vegeta’s Infiltration Mission! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-04-12
156 Emergency Escape from the Body! Buu’s Retrogression Into Evil! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-04-19
157 Earth Destroyed! The Initial Buu’s Nefarious Strike MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-04-26
158 A Final Showdown at the Summit! Face-Off in the World of the Kais! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-05-03
159 Hang In There, Kakarot! You Are No. 1! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-05-10
160 A One-Minute Match-Up! Vegeta’s Life-Threatening Stall for Time! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-05-17
161 An Inspired Strategy – Make Two Wishes Come True! MANGA CANON 2015-05-24
162 Share Your Spirit Energy with Me! I’m Making a Huge Spirit Bomb! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-05-31
163 You Are the Savior of the World! Everybody’s Spirit Bomb Completed! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-06-07
164 You Really Are the Greatest, Goku!! The Demise of Majin Buu MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-06-14
165 Peace Returns! A Time of Rest for the Warriors! FILLER 2018-06-09
166 And So, Ten Years Later… A Long-Awaited World Martial Arts Tournament! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-06-21
167 Even Stronger! Goku’s Dream is Never-Ending! MIXED CANON/FILLER 2015-06-28

The plot of this anime series is a continuation of Dragon Ball series which showed adventures journey of Goku from childhood till early adulthood with his companions in a process to save Earth from villains. Story of Dragon Ball Z Kai shows adulthood of Goku who is now the father of a boy Gohan! ‘Raditz’, a humanoid alien meets Goku and introduces him as his long lost elder brother.

Further, the story takes an unexpected turn was Raditz kidnaps Gohan! In order to save the earth as well as his own son, Goku trains under ‘King Kai’, ruler of the North Galaxy. This adventure, fantasy, martial arts anime TV series has received positive reviews worldwide. Out of a total of 167 episodes, this anime TV series has 3 reported filler episodes with filler percentage of 2%.