skip to content

Toriyama, Akira 1955-

Overview
Works: 2,377 works in 4,512 publications in 6 languages and 42,720 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Juvenile works  Martial arts fiction  Drama  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Young adult works  Film adaptations 
Roles: Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Director, Film editor, Conceptor, Scenarist, Animator, Creator, Artist
Classifications: PN6790.J33, 741.5952
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Akira Toriyama
Publications by Akira Toriyama
Most widely held works about Akira Toriyama
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Akira Toriyama
Dragon Ball by Akira Toriyama( Book )
189 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 4,071 libraries worldwide
Five years after his previous adventures, martial artist Son Goku and his friends must face new enemies who wish to obtain the power of the magical Dragon Balls and destroy the Earth, in a graphic novel
Dragon Ball by Akira Toriyama( Book )
38 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,193 libraries worldwide
Goku, Earth's ultimate warrior, and his son, Gohan, must face new deadly enemies who wish to obtain the Dragon Balls to destroy the Earth
Dragon Ball by Akira Toriyama( Book )
38 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,061 libraries worldwide
The commander of the Red Ribbon Army hires Taopaipai, the world's greatest assassin to kill Son Goku. Goku, meanwhile, must climb the mile-high Karin Tower to obtain a drink of magic water that will give him super strength. And, time is running out--Commander Red only needs two more Dragon Balls to make his deepest, darkest wishes come true
Dragon Ball Z by Akira Toriyama( Book )
52 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,043 libraries worldwide
Gohan intervenes to save a Namek child from Freeza's henchmen, putting himself and Kuririn in danger as they fend off Dodoria's attack. Meanwhile, Vegeta and Freeza are in a stalemate, each having just a few of the Namekian Dragon Balls. Can Namek be saved in the confusion?
Dragon Ball Z by Akira Toriyama( Book )
37 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,031 libraries worldwide
Goku, Earth's ultimate warrior, and his son, Gohan, must face new deadly enemies who wish to obtain the Dragon Balls to destroy the Earth
Dragon Ball Z by Akira Toriyama( Book )
36 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 966 libraries worldwide
Goku, Earth's ultimate warrior, and his son, Gohan, must face new deadly enemies who wish to obtain the Dragon Balls to destroy the Earth
Dragon Ball Z by Akira Toriyama( Book )
34 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 860 libraries worldwide
Goku continues to battle Freeza to see who is the strongest being in the universe
Dragon Ball Z by Akira Toriyama( Book )
46 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 856 libraries worldwide
Gohan, Kuririn, and Bulma struggle to save the Dragon Balls from both Vegeta and the planet-destroying Emperor Freeza
Dragon Ball Z. : Vol. 14 by Akira Toriyama( Book )
27 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 824 libraries worldwide
Our heroes' worst fears have come true: androids #17 and #18,who in time traveler Trunks' future have already destroyed the world, have been activated! With Goku almost dead from a virus, only Super Saiyan Vegeta has a chance against them--unless Piccolo's plan to merge with his ancient enemy Kami-sama will make him the new strongest being on Earth! But something even worse than androids has come back from the future
Dragon Ball Z by Akira Toriyama( Book )
31 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 817 libraries worldwide
Cell, the bio-engineered monstrosity that eats whole cities to drain their citizens' life force, has been reawakened. Piccolo challenges Cell while the Super Saiyans undergo training in a room where one year passes for every day outside. Piccolo has only one chance: destroy androids #17 and #18 before Cell can merge with them, or no force on Earth will stand a chance
Dragon Ball Z. : Vol. 13 by Akira Toriyama( Book )
29 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 783 libraries worldwide
The future that the time traveler Trunks forecast three years ago is happening. Dr. Gero has unleased his androids to get revenge against Goku for defeating the Red Ribbon Army. Will three years of preparation be enough?
Dragon Ball Z by Akira Toriyama( Book )
37 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 774 libraries worldwide
In the first volume of this series, Goku discovers that his Saiyan enemy Raditz is really his brother. When Goku tries to rescue his son, Gohan, from Raditz, the adventure turns fatal
Dragon Ball by Akira Toriyama( Book )
36 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 738 libraries worldwide
Goku has made it to the Tenka'ichi Budokai, the world's #1 martial arts tournament, but the competition is stiff. Will Goku be able to defeat Kuririn and the other five finalists to become the champion?
Dragon Ball Z by Akira Toriyama( Book )
22 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 651 libraries worldwide
Goku is dead, but he searches in the afterlife for Kaio-sama, the Lord of Worlds, to ask to be trained in the martial arts techniques reserved for the gods. Meanwhile, Piccolo is training Goku's son Gohan to reach his full potential. Time is of the essence, for there are only nine months to go before the evil Sayans, Vegeta and Nappa, will arrive, determined to wipe Earth clean of all life!
Dragon Ball Z by Akira Toriyama( Book )
14 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 541 libraries worldwide
"Now in his Perfect Form, Cell is stonger than any creature alive--even the muscled-out new form of the mighty Saiyans. Finding no competition on Earth, Cell invades a TV studio and gives the world an ultimatum: produce a fighter who can beat him in one-on-one combat, or he will methodically slaughter every living thing! But does the human race ... or even the Saiyan race ... have a champion who can go up against Cell? Plus the alternate-timeline story of Trunks' origin!"--Cover
Dragon Ball Z by Akira Toriyama( Book )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
The djinn Boo has awakened and begun his reign of terror, and even Bobbidi question whether he should have released such a monster. With all of the heroes dead, unconscious or pertrified, Vegeta is left to defeat Boo by himself
Dragon Ball Z by Akira Toriyama( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 503 libraries worldwide
The Lord of Lords, the mightiest of the dieties has come to Earth seeking Goku, Gohan, and Vegeta's help in preventing the evil wizard Bobbidi from resurrecting the imprisoned djinn Boo. If they lose, their power will be fed to the djinn to make him even more powerful
Dragon Ball Z by Akira Toriyama( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
Boo breaks free from his mater Bobbidi and begins rampaging freely. Goku transforms into his strongest form ever and Trunks and Goten attempt to merge with one another in an attempt to fight back. However, the citizens of the world take matters into their own hands and summon their secret weapons, the seemingly invicible, but incompetent, Hercule
Dragon Ball Z by Akira Toriyama( Book )
19 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
"Shorn of his last vestiges of goodness, the djinn Boo is now pure, undiluted evil! With a single wave of his hand he kills six billion people, leaving only the heroes in Kami-sama's sky palace alive.. but for how long?-- P. 4 of cover
Dragon Ball Z by Akira Toriyama( Book )
24 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
"The room of spirit and time. Cell has fused with android #17, becoming practically invicible-- but not for long! Training in the Room of Spirit and Time, where a year passes for every day outside, Vegeta and Trunks have gone beyond the Super Saiyan, reaching a level of power even greater than second-stage Cell! Now Cell is the one who is outmatched-- but Vegeta agrees to help Cell fuse with Android #18, the last element he needs to become 'perfect', so he can have the honor of defeating the strongest being in the world!"--P. [4] of cover
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
Akira Toriyama 1955-....
Toriyama, Akira
Toriyama, Akira 1955-
とりやま, あきら
トリヤマ, アキラ
トリヤマ, アキラ 1955-
鳥山 明 1955-....
鳥山明 1955-
Languages
English (713)
German (22)
French (16)
Japanese (14)
Danish (6)
Multiple languages (1)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.