Dragon Ball Z MUGEN Edition -or DBZ MUGEN Edition- is a free 2D fighting game where you can play as any Dragon Ball character from the original series, up to the latest installments from GT.
MUGEN series is a freeware publication made available to download by fans, to fans of these kinds of games. Any user can collaborate with the project; creating new characters, designs and movements to incorporate them into the game. Bring your fan art to life and make them fight with well-known characters.
This title has tons of characters to play. Each edition increases the rooster with new incorporations. Among classics like Goku or Krillin there are characters from the OVAs like Janemba or Hildegarn.
There are more than 20 different characters to choose from, and all the techniques and movements are very detailed and constantly improved due to the great fan community supporting the game.
Since it is a fan-made game, there are not astonishing graphics or effects, but it really counts with very detailed sprites. If players find issues to fix, they usually make a comment in the forum for a quick fix.
The music is different to the series, as it is more in the style of Arcade games, but it works perfectly for this game.
Other similar games
There are several games of Dragon Ball available for every operating system. An alternative game would be Dragon Ball Online to fight your opponents instantly over the Internet. In order to keep battling with more superheroes Marvel Super Heroes Mugen is a good option with a great diversity of characters.
Dragon Ball Z MUGEN Edition MUGEN Edition 2 Features
These are the main features of this game:
- Several game modes: Arcade, VS Mode, Team Battle and Training
- Watch mode to see how characters controlled by PC fight against each other
- 30 characters to control: Gohan, Goku (Kid, Normal), Vegeta, Goten, etc.
- In each fight you can earn battle points
- Multiplayer mode in VS option
- Character customization
- When you reach a specific number of battle points, you can access to a Skill Tree to take more moves
- As levels increase, you can collect dragon balls, and when you have enough you will have the opportunity of calling Dragon of Shenron to grant you a wish
This MUGEN Edition of Dragon Ball Z is a good game for the fans of the series and for those who seek a fighting game for PC. You will be able to play with any character in the Dragon Ball universe.
- Number of characters
- Nice anime aspect
- Good gameplay
- Needs more work