Dragonball Z TV #13: Namek - Collision (of 17) (Mania.com)

By:Chris Beveridge
Review Date: Tuesday, October 12, 1999
Release Date: Tuesday, October 12, 1999



What They Say
Episode #38: A Collision Course
Goku struggles to fix his ship during his trip to Namek, and barely avoids getting barbequed! Vegeta beats Frieza to the Namek village containing the fifth Dragon Ball and he takes it for himself.

Episode #39: Stay Away From Frieza
Piccolo and the others reach King Kai's and begin their training. On Namek, Frieza's henchmen continue their search for the Dragon Balls while Gohan and friends learn about the Eldest Namek. Krillin soon sets out to find the last Dragon Ball, but Vegeta decides to amuse himself at the expense of Zarbon.

Episode #40: Zarbon Transformed
Vegeta surprises Zarbon with his increased power, but Zarbon returns the surprise Vegeta by transforming into an incredibly powerful monster. Zarbon then attacks Vegeta and appears to destroy him!

The Review!
Audio and video on this installment of Dragonball Z is pretty decent. You'll not find many surprises in the audio department and the video is fairly clean.

Features
English Language

Review Equipment
Toshiba CF36H50 36" TV, Pioneer 414 codefree DVD player, Sony STR-DE915 DD receiver, Monster S-Video cable and Sony speakers



Mania Grade: B
Audio Rating: B
Video Rating: B
Packaging Rating: B
Menus Rating: C
Extras Rating: N/A
Age Rating: All
Region: 1 - North America
Released By: Geneon Entertainment (USA), Inc.
MSRP: 14.98
Running time: 65
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
Disc Resolution: 480i/p (mixed/unknown)
Disc Encoding: MPEG-2
Series: Dragon Ball Z