Character sourced from: Anime


CBUB Wins: 43
CBUB Losses: 23
Win Percentage: 65.15%

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Read more about Vegeta at: Wikipedia

Official Site: Funimation

is a fictional character, and hero in the Dragon Ball franchise created by Akira Toriyama. Vegeta first appeared in the manga chapter #204 first published in Weekly Shonen Jump magazine on December 19, 1988, and in episode 5 of its anime adaptation Dragon Ball Z. Vegeta was originally a dangerous enemy who sought to use the Dragon Balls to gain immortality, but later became an anti-hero as even greater threats were introduced in the series. In the series, Vegeta is a member of the Royal Saiyan linage, the extraterrestrial race that the series' main character Son Goku is from. Even though Vegeta is viewed as a dangerous rival to Son Goku for most of the series, he later becomes a trusted ally to Son Goku with his assistance in the defeat of the powerful enemy Majin Buu.

Following a common name trend that Toriyama developed in Dragon Ball, Vegeta's name is derived from the word for vegetable, being that he is the prince of the Saiyan. In the special Dragon Ball: Yo! Son Goku and His Friends Return!!, Vegeta's younger brother named Tarble is introduced. When the two names are combined, they create what would roughly be "vegetable" in English, being that vegetables are the naming theme for all pure Saiyans in the series.

Vegeta's initial appearance in the manga is as a short and stocky character, with upright standing hair and a defined widow's peak. When compared to the main character Son Goku, Vegeta is noticeably shorter. As the series continued, Toriyama's artwork evolved and as a result, Vegeta became more lean and average looking. In the anime adaptation's spin off called Dragon Ball GT, Vegeta's appearance goes through a drastic change, more so than any other previous time. Vegeta is seen to completely abandon his Saiyan style attire, and dress in an Earth dress reminiscent of real life Western cultures and he also appears to be more muscular . When he's first introduced in the series, Vegeta has a tail, which he loses in his initial battle on Earth with Goku and his allies. Over the course of the series, he has worn several variations of the Saiyan suit, but began abandoning the armor after the fight against Cell, even though his gloves and boots still reflect his Saiyan roots throughout the end of the written series. However, beginning in the Dragon Ball GT series, he abandons any indication of Saiyan style clothing for a more Earth-based appearance.

When Vegeta is introduced in the series, he is seen to be sadistic, murdering his long time comrade Nappa, seeing the latter's inability to defeat Goku as an unforgivable weakness. During this time, Vegeta is seen to have a fierce desire for immortality and galactic rule, a facet of his bitter resentment over his long-term employer, Frieza. Vegeta's personality changes from a sadistic killer to a vengeful anti-hero, obsessed with becoming stronger than Goku. After a short time, Vegeta falls in love with Goku's close friend named Bulma, after which she bears him a son named Trunks and later on a daughter named Bra (or Bulla depending where you see the name). As a result of his love for Bulma and the birth of his son, Vegeta soon simply becomes a bitter rival of Goku's, and thinks of Earth as a good place to settle down and live. As a result of this change he sees within himself, Vegeta attempts to return to his old sadistic self in order to defeat Goku, but the devotion that he feels towards his family soon overcomes the evil within him, and he becomes Goku's closest ally, and even a good friend.

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Win Mogo 10 to 1
Loss Darkseid 2 to 11
Win Thanos 6 to 3

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Win Optimus Prime 75 to 45
Win Parademons 85 to 25
Win Deadpool 74 to 31
Win Super 17 58 to 22
Loss Thanos 45 to 61
Win Sailor Moon 78 to 43
Win Mirai Trunks 61 to 35
Loss Darkseid 45 to 50
Win Neo 87 to 50
Win The Sentry 74 to 44
Win Saint of Killers 75 to 46
Loss Superman 35 to 93
Win Namor the Sub-Mariner 78 to 37
Loss Doomsday 47 to 63
Win Akuma 78 to 31
Win Hiei 80 to 21
Win Emma Frost 72 to 53
Win Darth Vader 71 to 59
Loss The Animaniacs 54 to 72
Loss Green Lantern (Hal Jordan) 41 to 81
Win Inuyasha 64 to 15
Win Juggernaut 64 to 58
Loss The Silver Surfer 50 to 72
Win Wolverine 70 to 55
Win Superman 81 to 75
Win Gotenks 60 to 32
Win Piccolo 63 to 36
Win Ryu 31 to 18
Win Superboy (Kon-el) 50 to 45
Win Black Adam 58 to 31
Loss Rogue 45 to 63
Loss Son Goku 37 to 68
Win Captain Planet 78 to 46
Loss Son Goku 35 to 59
Loss Broly 38 to 41
Win Agent Smith 86 to 64
Win The Death Star 71 to 38
Loss Ultimate Thor 39 to 47
Win Sephiroth 80 to 37
Win Spawn 58 to 53
Win Thor (Dargo Ktor) 69 to 45
Loss Cooler 79 to 86
Win Peter Griffin 26 to 13
Loss The Sentry 17 to 21
Win Cell 24 to 10
Win Jiraiya 13 to 3
Loss Odin (Marvel) 12 to 33
Win Test Character Zero 20 to 11
Win The Abomination 16 to 9
Loss The Avengers 11 to 15
Loss Son Goku 7 to 16
Loss The Hulk 12 to 19
Loss Son Goku 10 to 13
Win Mirai Trunks 8 to 7
Win Magneto 14 to 10
Loss Z Fighters 11 to 13
Win Reapers 16 to 4
Win The Death Star 28 to 19
Loss Son Goku 15 to 25
Win Frieza / Freeza 20 to 6
Win The Hulk 18 to 2
Loss Son Goku 1 to 7