‘Dragon Ball Super’ Episode 88 Preview: Piccolo Fights Gohan As Part of His Training For The Tournament of Power

  • comments
  • print
  • email
Apr 25, 2017 12:23 AM EDT

"Dragon Ball Super" Episode 88 focuses on the training of Gohan and Piccolo as the half-Saiyan is set to compete in the Tournament of Power.

However, marriage, fatherhood, and being a scholar have taken away Gohan's fighting skills. With the quality of opponents he will face in the tournament, Piccolo will have his hands full in training Gohan.

Trusted by Goku to sharpen his son's fighting skills, "Dragon Ball Super" Episode 88 features Piccolo training Gohan for the Tournament of Power. Comic Book reveals that the next episode will have Piccolo taking many forms for Gohan's training. In Episode 88, a voice of Goku can be heard saying that he only trusts Piccolo for the training of his son.

The synopsis for "Dragon Ball Super" Episode 88 clearly shows the role of Piccolo in sharpening up Gohan for the upcoming tournament. The synopsis goes: "It's essential for Gohan to make a comeback in order for Universe 7 to claim victory at the Tournament of Power! His martial arts master Piccolo aims to sharpen Gohan's faded skills through one-on-one training and tries to bring even more power out of him than he had in the past. "And the result is......?"

Free Dragon Ball reveals that Piccolo might need to take a new form soon with Goku needing all the help he needs to defend Universe 7. In "Dragon Ball Super" Episode 88, Piccolo will respond to Goku's call to join the team he is assembling for the Tournament of Power. After the end of the Saiyan Saga, the bond between Piccolo and Goku has never been stronger. While Gohan will need the help of the green alien to revive his battle skills, Piccolo will also have to devise new tricks.

"Dragon Ball Super" Episode 88 is part of the "Universal Survival" saga as simulcast agreement between sites such as Crunchyroll and Funimation. "Dragon Ball Super" airs on Crunchyroll Saturdays at 7:15 pm CST. Toonami will soon air the English dub on Adult Swim Saturdays at 11:30 pm. It will be streamed online on April 30 on Daisuki, AnimeLab, FunimationNow and Crunchyroll.

Join the Conversation
Real Time Analytics