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Dragon Ball: Yo! The Return of Son Goku and Friends!! (ONA)

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Alternative title:
Dragon Ball: Goku y sus amigos regresan (Spanish)
Dragon Ball: Ossu! Kaette Kita Son Goku to Nakamatachi!! (Japanese)
ドラゴンボール オッス!帰ってきた孫悟空と仲間たち!! (Japanese)
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: Following the defeat of Majin Boo, Son Goku and friends travel to Mr. Satan's newly-opened hotel for an all-you-can-eat banquet, when they are paid a visit by Vegeta's younger brother Tarble. They are informed by Tarble that the terrible brother duo of Avo and Cado have terrorized his planet and are on their way to Earth.
User Ratings: 248 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 12 votes (sub:9, dub:3)
 Excellent: 24 votes (sub:23, dub:1)
 Very good: 48 votes (sub:36, dub:8, edit.dub:1, others:3
2 Spanish dubbed
1 Spanish subtitled
 Good: 76 votes (sub:63, dub:7, others:6
3 Spanish subtitled
2 Portuguese subtitled
1 Polish subtitled
 Decent: 52 votes (sub:39, dub:5, ?:1, others:7
5 Spanish subtitled
1 Spanish edited dub
1 Italian dubbed
 So-so: 18 votes (sub:14, dub:1, raw:1, others:2
2 Spanish subtitled
 Not really good: 7 votes (sub:5, dub:1, others:1
1 Italian subtitled
 Weak: 5 votes (sub:5)
 Bad: 2 votes (sub:2)
 Awful: 3 votes (sub:3)
 Worst ever: 1 vote (others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
Seen in part or in whole by 643 users, rank: #1768 (of 9581)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 6.871 (Good), std. dev.: 1.7061, rank: #4396 (of 9703)
Weighted mean: 6.720 (Good−), rank: #4807 (of 9703) (seen all: 6.72 / won't finish: 7.00)
Bayesian estimate: 6.761 (Good−), rank: #4326 (of 7286)
Running time: 33 minutes
Number of episodes: 1
Vintage: 2008-09-21
Release dates: We have 2
Opening Theme:
"Cha-La Head Cha-La" by Hironobu Kageyama
Ending Theme:
"Orange Hero" by jealkb
Trivia: We have 1
One-shot special released online at Shonen Jump's website until January 31, 2009 to commemorate the magazine's 40th anniversary.
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Yoshihiro Ueda
Script: Takao Koyama
Original creator: Akira Toriyama
Character Design: Tadayoshi Yamamuro
Art Director: Takashi Kurahashi
Animation Director: Tadayoshi Yamamuro
Cgi Director: Nobuhiro Morita
Director of Photography: Masao Onuki (digital)

Art Advancement: Akihiko Yamaguchi
Assistant Animation Director:
Hidemi Kubo
Naoki Tate
Takeo Ide
Assistant Director: Yasunori Gotō
CG Producer: Takeshi Himi
CG Production Manager: Mayuko Umemoto
Color design: Kunio Tsujita
Digital Photography:
Aise Itou (Tripod)
Erika Kawajiri (Tripod)
Ikutaro Morita (Tripod)
Mizuho Koike (Tripod)
Taro Okuzawa (Tripod)
Yuko Okubo (Tripod)
Editing Assistant: Yoshihiro Asō
In-Between Animation: Hisashi Mawatari
In-between Animation Advancement: Masahiro Murakami
Music Selection: Naofumi Jinbo (Audio Tanaka)
Paint Advancement: Masahiro Murakami
Planning: Atsutoshi Umezawa
Production Advancement: Yoshinori Omachi
Production manager: Kazumi Fujioka
Record Keeping: Yūko Higuchi
Recording: Chikako Abe
Recording Assistant: Satoru Matsuda
Sound Effect Design: Hidenori Arai
Special Effects:
Nao Ota
Yumi Ushiyama
Theme Song Arrangement: Kenji Yamamoto (OP)
Theme Song Composition:
Chiho Kiyooka (OP)
elsa (ED)
Theme Song Lyrics:
haderu (ED)
Yukinojo Mori (OP)
Theme Song Performance:
Hironobu Kageyama (OP)
jealkb (ED)
Kazunari Tanaka as Cado
Masako Nozawa as
Son Goku
Son Goten
Takeshi Kusao as Trunks

Daisuke Gouri as Mr. Satan
Hiromi Tsuru as Bulma
Hiroshi Masuoka as Turtle Hermit (Master Roshi)
Masakazu Morita as Tarble
Masako Nozawa as Son Gohan
Mayumi Tanaka as Krillin
Miki Itō as Android No. 18
Naoki Tatsuta as Oolong
Naoko Watanabe as
Ryō Horikawa as Vegeta
Tōru Furuya as Yamcha
Toshio Furukawa as Piccolo
Yasunori Masutani as
Aka Alliance Member
Combined Aca
Yūko Minaguchi as Videl

Aiko Hibi as Reporter
Daisuke Gouri as
Eiji Takemoto as Manager
Hiroshi Okamoto as Reporter
Jouji Yanami as Narrator
Kanae Itō as Child
Naoki Tatsuta as Bubbles
Takahiro Fujimoto as Reporter
Umeka Shōji as Reporter
Yuka Saitō as Woman
Japanese companies
Animation Production: Toei Animation
Digital Photography: Tripod
Music Production: Columbia Music Entertainment
Online Editing: TOVIC
Planning Assistance: Shueisha (Weekly Shonen Jump)
Production: Shueisha
Recording Studio: Toei Audio Visual Art Center
Sound Effects: Fizz Sound Creation

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