Dragon Ball Z Filler List

Updated on January 16, 2017

Dragon Ball Z was an anime series that ran from 1989 to 1996. In total 291 episodes of Dragon Ball Z were aired. With a total of 43 reported filler episodes, Dragon Ball Z has a low filler percentage of 15%.

Dragon Ball Z follows the adventures of the adult Goku who, along with his companions, defends the earth against an assortment of villains ranging from intergalactic space fighters and conquerors, unnaturally powerful androids and near indestructible magical creatures.

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Dragon Ball Z Episode List

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1The New ThreatMostly Canon1989-04-26
3Unlikely AllianceCanon1989-05-10
4Piccolo's PlanCanon1989-05-17
5Gohan's RageCanon1989-05-24
6No Time Like the PresentCanon1989-06-07
7Day 1Mostly Filler1989-06-14
8Gohan Goes Bananas!Mostly Canon1989-06-21
9The Strangest RobotFiller1989-06-28
10A New FriendFiller1989-07-05
11Terror on ArliaMostly Filler1989-07-12
12Global TrainingFiller1989-07-19
13Goz and MezFiller1989-07-26
14Princess SnakeFiller1989-08-02
15Dueling PiccolosFiller1989-08-09
16Plight of the ChildrenFiller1989-08-16
17Pendulum Room PerilMostly Filler1989-08-30
18The End of Snake WayMostly Canon1989-09-06
19Defying GravityCanon1989-09-13
20Goku's AncestorsMostly Filler1989-09-20
21Counting DownCanon1989-09-27
22The Darkest DayMostly Canon1989-10-11
23Saibamen Attack!Canon1989-10-18
24The Power of NappaCanon1989-10-25
26Nappa's RampageCanon1989-11-08
27Nimbus SpeedCanon1989-11-22
28Goku's ArrivalCanon1989-11-29
29Lesson Number OneCanon1989-12-06
30Goku vs. VegetaCanon1989-12-13
31Saiyan Sized SecretCanon1989-12-20
32Spirit Bomb Away!Canon1990-01-17
33Hero in the ShadowsCanon1990-01-24
34Krillin's OffensiveCanon1990-01-31
36Picking Up the PiecesCanon1990-02-14
37Plans for DepartureCanon1990-02-21
38Nursing WoundsCanon1990-02-28
39Friends or Foes?Mostly Filler1990-03-07
40Held CaptiveFiller1990-03-14
41Friends or Foes?Filler1990-03-21
42The Search ContinuesFiller1990-04-04
43A Friendly SurpriseFiller1990-04-11
44Brood of EvilMostly Filler1990-04-18
45Frieza Strikes!Canon1990-04-25
46Defying OrdersCanon1990-05-02
47Namek's DefenseCanon1990-05-09
48The HuntedCanon1990-05-16
49The Prince Fights BackCanon1990-05-23
50Unexpected ProblemCanon1990-05-30
51Vegeta has a BallCanon1990-06-06
52The Past and FutureCanon1990-06-20
53Zarbon's SurpriseCanon1990-06-27
54Guru's GiftCanon1990-07-04
55Piccolo vs. EveryoneCanon1990-07-18
56Zarbon's MissionCanon1990-08-01
57Gohan, the HuntedCanon1990-08-08
58Unknown EnemiesCanon1990-08-22
59Destination: GuruCanon1990-08-29
60Bulma's Big DayCanon1990-09-05
61Hidden PowerCanon1990-09-12
62New Ally, New ProblemCanon1990-09-19
63Guldo's Mind BindsCanon1990-09-26
64Recoome UnleashedCanon1990-10-24
65Let the Battle BeginCanon1990-10-31
66Goku's New PowerCanon1990-11-07
67A Legend RevealedCanon1990-11-14
68Ginyu AssaultCanon1990-11-21
69Incredible Force!Canon1990-11-28
70Frieza ApproachesCanon1990-12-05
71Goku is Ginyu and Ginyu is GokuCanon1990-12-12
72Calling the Eternal DragonCanon1990-12-19
73Gohan-Defeat Your Dad!Canon1991-01-16
74Captain Ginyu... The FrogCanon1991-01-23
75Password is PorungaCanon1991-01-30
76Piccolo's ReturnCanon1991-02-06
77The FusionCanon1991-02-13
78Fighting Power: One Million??Canon1991-02-20
79Gohan AttacksCanon1991-02-27
80Piccolo the Super-NamekCanon1991-03-06
81Deja vuCanon1991-03-13
82Frieza's Second TransformationCanon1991-03-20
83Another Transformation?Canon1991-03-27
84Dende's DemiseCanon1991-04-03
85The Renewed GokuCanon1991-04-10
86The End of VegetaCanon1991-04-17
87The Ultimate BattleCanon1991-04-24
88Clash of the Super PowersCanon1991-05-01
89Frieza's BoastCanon1991-05-08
90Bold and FearlessCanon1991-05-15
91Embodiment of FireCanon1991-05-22
92Trump CardCanon1991-05-29
93Keep the Chance AliveCanon1991-06-05
94Power of the SpiritCanon1991-06-12
95Transformed at LastCanon1991-06-19
96Explosion of AngerCanon1991-06-26
97Namek's DestructionCanon1991-07-03
98A Final AttackCanon1991-07-10
99Approaching DestructionCanon1991-07-17
100Gohan ReturnsCanon1991-07-24
101The Last WishCanon1991-07-31
102Duel on a Vanishing PlanetFiller1991-08-07
103Pathos of FriezaCanon1991-08-14
104Frieza Defeated!!Canon1991-08-21
105Mighty Blast of RageCanon1991-08-28
106Namek's Explosion... Goku's End?Canon1991-09-04
107Goku's Alive!!Canon1991-09-11
108The Heavens TrembleFiller1991-09-18
109Black Fog of TerrorFiller1991-09-25
110Battle in Kami's LookoutFiller1991-10-02
111Fight With PiccoloFiller1991-10-09
112Call For RestorationFiller1991-10-16
113Suicidal CourseFiller1991-10-23
114Extreme MeasuresFiller1991-10-30
115The World AwakensFiller1991-11-06
116Brief Chance for VictoryFiller1991-11-13
117Krillin's ProposalFiller1991-11-20
118Frieza's CounterattackCanon1991-11-27
119The Mysterious YouthCanon1991-12-04
120Another Super Saiyan?Canon1991-12-11
121Welcome Back GokuCanon1991-12-18
122Mystery RevealedCanon1992-01-15
123Goku's Special TechniqueCanon1992-01-22
124Z Warriors PrepareFiller1992-01-29
125Goku's OrdealFiller1992-02-05
126The Androids AppearCanon1992-02-12
127A Handy TrickCanon1992-02-19
128Double Trouble for GokuCanon1992-02-26
129Upgrade to Super SaiyanCanon1992-03-04
130The Secret of Dr. GeroCanon1992-03-11
131More Androids?!Canon1992-03-18
132Follow Dr. GeroCanon1992-03-25
133Nightmare Comes TrueCanon1992-04-01
134Goku's AssassinCanon1992-04-08
135Deadly BeautyCanon1992-04-15
136No Match for the AndroidsCanon1992-04-22
137Last Ditch EffortCanon1992-04-29
138Closing InCanon1992-05-06
139Unwelcome DiscoveryCanon1992-05-13
140Seized with FearCanon1992-05-20
141The ReunionCanon1992-05-27
142Borrowed PowersCanon1992-06-03
143His Name is CellCanon1992-06-10
144Piccolo's FollyCanon1992-06-17
145Laboratory BasementCanon1992-06-24
146Our Hero AwakesCanon1992-07-01
147Time ChamberCanon1992-07-08
148The Monster Is ComingCanon1992-07-15
149He's HereCanon1992-07-22
150Up to PiccoloCanon1992-07-29
151Silent WarriorCanon1992-08-05
152Say Goodbye, 17Canon1992-08-12
154Saiyans EmergeCanon1992-08-26
155Super VegetaCanon1992-09-02
156Bow to the PrinceCanon1992-09-09
157Hour of TemptationCanon1992-09-16
158Krillin's Decision.Canon1992-09-23
159The Last DefenseCanon1992-09-30
160Cell is CompleteCanon1992-10-14
161Vegeta Must PayCanon1992-10-21
162Trunks AscendsCanon1992-10-28
163Saving ThrowCanon1992-11-04
164Ghosts from TomorrowCanon1992-11-11
165The Cell GamesCanon1992-11-18
166What is the Tournament?Canon1992-11-25
167The Doomsday BroadcastCanon1992-12-02
168Meet Me in the RingCanon1992-12-09
169No Worries HereCanon1992-12-16
170A Girl Named LimeFiller1993-01-13
171Memories of GohanFiller1993-01-20
172A New GuardianCanon1993-01-27
173Dende's DragonCanon1993-02-03
174The Puzzle of General TaoFiller1993-02-10
175The Games BeginCanon1993-02-17
176Losers Fight FirstCanon1993-03-03
177Goku vs. CellCanon1993-03-10
178Cell's Bag of TricksCanon1993-03-17
179No More RulesCanon1993-03-31
180The Fight is OverCanon1993-04-07
181Faith in a BoyCanon1993-04-14
182Gohan's PleaCanon1993-04-21
183Android ExplosionCanon1993-04-28
184Cell Juniors Attack!Canon1993-05-05
186The Unstoppable GohanCanon1993-05-19
187Cell's Break DownCanon1993-05-26
188A Hero's FarewellCanon1993-06-02
189Cell Returns!Canon1993-06-16
190The Horror Won't EndCanon1993-06-23
191Save the WorldCanon1993-06-30
192Goku's DecisionCanon1993-07-07
193One More WishCanon1993-07-14
194Free the FutureCanon1993-07-21
195Warriors of the DeadFiller1993-07-28
196Tournament BeginsFiller1993-08-11
197Water FightFiller1993-08-18
198Final RoundFiller1993-08-25
199Goku vs. PikkonFiller1993-09-01
200Gohan Goes to High SchoolCanon1993-09-08
201I am Saiyaman!Canon1993-09-15
202Gohan's First DateFiller1993-09-29
203Rescue VidelFiller1993-10-20
205I'll Fight Too!Canon1993-11-03
206The Newest Super SaiyanCanon1993-11-10
207Take Flight, VidelCanon1993-11-17
208Gather for the TournamentCanon1993-11-24
209Camera ShyCanon1993-12-08
210The World TournamentCanon1993-12-15
211Best of the BoysCanon1993-12-22
212Happiness Times a Million! The Junior Champion Is Decided!!Canon1994-01-12
213Now What, Satan!? The Greatest Pinch in HistoryCanon1994-01-19
214Event Match-ups Decided!! Let's Hurry and Hold the First RoundCanon1994-01-26
215What's the Matter, Piccolo!? An Unheard-of No-Fight-ForfeitCanon1994-02-02
216Undyingly Unpleasant!? The Mystery of SpopovitchCanon1994-02-09
217A Tragic Videl!! Are You Coming Out, Angry Super Gohan?Canon1994-02-16
218Exposed!! The Saiyaman is Son Gohan!Canon1994-02-23
219A Slithering Conspiracy!! Gohan's Power is StolenCanon1994-03-02
220The Man Behind the Curtains Appears!! The Evil Madoshi BabidiCanon1994-03-09
221The Awaiting Trap!! A Challenge from the Demon RealmCanon1994-03-16
222Don't Toy With Me!! Vegeta's Breakthrough First Strike of FuryCanon1994-03-23
223Goku's Power Wide Open!! Blow Away YakonCanon1994-04-13
224A Great Miscalculation!! Satan vs. Three Super-Warriors!?Canon1994-04-20
225Such Strong Kids!! No. 18's Close Fight!?Canon1994-04-27
226Confrontation with the Demon King! It's Your Turn, Gohan!!Canon1994-05-04
227A Wicked Heart Discovered!! Dabura's Great IdeaCanon1994-05-18
228Vegeta, Prince of Destruction, Revived!! Intrusion at the TournamentCanon1994-05-25
229The Super-confrontation of Destiny!! The Clash of Goku vs. VegetaMostly Canon1994-06-15
230Just You Wait, Babidi!! Your Aspirations Will Not Be AllowedCanon1994-06-22
231The Seal is Broken! Out Comes the Vicious Majin Boo!!Canon1994-06-29
232I Won't Allow the Revival!! A Kamehame-Ha of ResistanceCanon1994-07-06
233A Straight Line to Despair!? The Grief of KaioshinCanon1994-07-13
234The Terrifying Majin!! Death's Dread Draws Near GohanCanon1994-07-27
235Gonna Eat'cha!!' The Hungry Majin's Supernatural PowersCanon1994-08-03
236A Warrior's Resolution!! I Will Dispose of the MajinCanon1994-08-17
237For Those Whom He Loves... Vegeta Perishes!!Canon1994-08-24
238The Nightmare Revisited!! Majin Boo Has SurvivedCanon1994-08-31
239Videl's struggle! Searching for the Dragon BallsCanon1994-09-07
240A Big Hope!! The Kids' New Ultimate AttackCanon1994-09-21
241The Whole World's Ordered to find themCanon1994-09-28
242Gohan Revived! Is that Kaio Shin's Secret Weapon?Canon1994-10-12
243I Pulled It Out! The Legendary Z SwordCanon1994-10-19
244He's After the Western Capital! Stop Majin Buu!!Canon1994-11-02
245An Astounding Great Transformation!! Super Saiyan ThreeCanon1994-11-09
246Bye Bye Babidi!! Majin Buu RebelsCanon1994-11-16
247Incredible Ugly? The Special Transformation TrainingCanon1994-11-23
248Bye Bye Everyone!! Goku Goes back to the After LifeCanon1994-11-30
249Where is Gohan!? The Harsh Training on Kaio Shin's PlanetCanon1994-12-07
250This can't be true!? The Z Sword is BrokenCanon1994-12-14
251The Birth of Super Fusion!! The Name is GotenksCanon1994-12-21
252The Last Weapon Mobilized!? Satan will save the EarthCanon1995-01-11
253I've given up Killing!! Majin Buu's Boy Scout PledgeCanon1995-01-25
254Run Satan!! The Appearance of the evil Majin BuuCanon1995-02-01
255Who Will Win?! A Battle Between Good and Evil BuusCanon1995-02-08
256The extinction of HumanityCanon1995-02-15
257Training Successful!! You're Finished now Majin BuuCanon1995-02-22
258Super Gotenks goes all outCanon1995-03-01
259I did it!! The Ghosts succeeded in defeating Majin Buu!?Canon1995-03-08
260Interdimensional escape!! Super Gotenks 3Canon1995-03-15
261Have we gone too Far!? Buu Buu VolleyballCanon1995-03-22
262Even Greater!! The New Gohan Goes to EarthCanon1995-04-26
263He's overwhelming Buu!! Gohan's Miraculous PowerCanon1995-05-03
264He did it!? Buu self-destructsCanon1995-05-17
265Buu commits a Foul!! Gotenks is absorbed!?Canon1995-05-24
266For the sake of the Universe...Come back Son GokuCanon1995-05-31
267One more Miracle... The Super Fusion With GohanCanon1995-06-07
268Merged!! Vegeta's Pride and Goku's RageCanon1995-06-28
269The Ultimate Power!! Vegitto the Lethal WarriorCanon1995-07-05
270The Dimension is shattered!! Is Buu out of control!?Canon1995-07-12
271Buu's favourite Technique!! Become CandyCanon1995-07-19
272Vegitto gets absorbedCanon1995-07-26
273No more fusion, Buu's Digestive system attack!?Canon1995-08-02
274Is That you Gohan? Buu's Victim's AttackFiller1995-08-09
275Buu's inner body experience, The Great escapeCanon1995-08-16
276Where's the Exit!? Escape from failing Buu Canon1995-08-23
277Goodbye Earth!! Buu falls into evilCanon1995-09-06
278Buu get over here!! Finish it off in Kaio-Shin-KaiCanon1995-09-13
279Seize the future!! The Big Battle over the universeCanon1995-09-20
280Vegita's Hat's off!! Goku, You're No. 1Canon1995-10-18
281Hold on Vegita!! A minute fight at the risk of lifeCanon1995-11-01
282Don't tease Satan!! The original Majin Buu returnsCanon1995-11-08
283Vegeta's secret plan!! Porunga's two wishesCanon1995-11-15
284Our last hope!! A Really Huge Genki DamaCanon1995-11-22
285Big Appreciation!! It's here, Everyone's Energy BallCanon1995-11-29
286Majin Buu is DestroyedCanon1995-12-13
287Peace is Restored!! Friend of Justice, Majin Buu!?Canon1995-12-20
288You're late Goku! Everyone's Partiying!!Filler1996-01-10
289Grandpa Goku! I'm Pan!!Canon1996-01-17
290I'm Uub! Now 10 years old, Formerly Majin Buu!?Canon1996-01-24
291To Become Stronger! Goku's Dream is to Surpass itCanon1996-01-31