Is Dragon Ball Z appropriate?
The characters use violence to solve problems, which suggests that violence is an acceptable ways to sort out conflict. Because of its violence, as well as its coarse language, scary scenes and scary characters, we don't recommend Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' for children under 8 years.
I think this is for any age between 10 - 13+ yes it has plenty of violence and fair amount blood but it still for kids. Dragon ball z kai has less violence and less blood. The middle finger is shown a few time but dragon ball z kai cuts that out and other mild cursing is seen.
His reviews list the age rating from Viz – 13+ for Dragon Ball and All ages for Dragon Ball Z. But he also writes in his review that Dragon Ball contains violence, nudity, sexual humor while he only writes that Dragon Ball Z contains violence.
Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero is rated PG-13 for some action/violence and smoking which means some content may not be suitable for kids under 13.
Still, there's no shortage of violent scenes; characters get hurt, unconventional weapons are used, and the dialogue includes language about killing, decimating, and destroying. While the show is massively appealing to anime fans, parents need to be aware that the strong violent visuals may frighten some kids.
But you don't need to see much of Dragon Ball to realize that this franchise is more adult than it lets on: The first swear word drops in the first five minutes, the first murder in 15.
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Titles rated Z have been assessed to be suitable only for gamers ages 18 and up. These titles contain explicit content and are banned for sale to any person under the age of 18. Titles with this mark are Statictical software releases and have not been reviewed under the typical terms of CERO.
There is no sexual content or talk except for one scene in 1 episode, when Naruto performs his sexy jutsu but mind you, he only does this once and eventually learns his lesson and becomes mature and never does this again.
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Here are some tips on age-appropriate anime: Anime seen on the Cartoon Network (or other channels that show children's cartoons) before 9pm is probably safe for most children younger than 13. If it is on after 9pm, then you know it isn't appropriate for children younger than 13.
The Funimation dub includes more mature language (including "s--t" and "bastard"), and some of the fight sequences include large amounts of blood (especially during the sword fights). There can also be a bit of sexual humor, but it's very mild.
Again, Dragon Ball Z presents toxic masculinity as a negative quality, which then gives way to an ultimately positive portrayal of masculine emotion. It's constructive instead of destructive masculinity.
Other than the scenes noted above, there's nothing of concern in Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero for children aged 8-13 years. There's nothing of concern in Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero for children aged over 13 years.
The Dragon Ball franchise is suitable for all ages, but only older fans are able to appreciate aspects of the original series that aged gracefully. Dragon Ball has been around since the late '80s as a staple of childhood anime for multiple generations.
Born in the Year 737, Goku started out Dragon Ball as an eleven-year-old. Dragon Ball takes place over the course of roughly seven years, allowing him to participate in three different World Martial Arts tournaments, and by the end, he's around 18 years old.
Dragon Ball also contains a bit of sexual humor such as characters looking up girls' shirts or close ups of large breasts. Such humor is acceptable for young Japanese audiences, but some sexual elements have been censored for an American audience. A few adult characters drink and smoke in a comic manner.