How old is Goten?

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Goten is one of the youngest members of the Z fighters, and was only born halfway through Dragon Ball Z. He also seems to have not aged at all since he and Trunks took on Majin Buu making it very tricky to gauge his age. But fear not, for we intend to comprehensively answer in this article the question, how old is Goten?

Goten was born Age 767 making him 7 years old when he fights Majin Buu and 11 years old at the start of Dragon Ball Super. By the end of Dragon Ball Super during the Tournament of Power he is 13 years old.

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How old is Goten in Dragon Ball Z?

Goten was born towards the end of Dragon Ball Z, in age 767, during the time skip. So we don’t actually see him as a baby, but just see him as a 7-year-old. Dragon Ball Z ends the same year we first see Goten so at the end of Dragon Ball Z Goten is still just 7 years old.

How old is Goten in Dragon Ball Super?

Dragon Ball Super starts 4 years after the end of Dragon Ball Z, which makes Goten 11 years old by the start of it. The events of Dragon Ball Super take place over 2 years so when we last saw Goten in the anime he was officially a teenager, being 13 years of age.

How old were Goten and Trunks when they fought Majin Buu

Majin Buu was one of the fiercest enemies the universe had ever seen. Even more scary and powerful than Lord Frieza himself. This makes it even more remarkable that Goten was just 7 years old and Trunks was 8 when they fused together to try and defeat Majin Buu.

How old is Goten in Dragon Ball GT?

Although Dragon Ball GT is not canon, it still depicts a much older Goten. Dragon Ball GT starts Age 789, which makes Goten’s age 22 when it begins. The storyline only takes place over a year so Goten is just 23 when Kid Goku defeats Omega Shenron.

Goten’s Age Timeline by Major Events

Here we have produced a table for you so you can see how old Goten is at key events in his life.

Event Age Goten’s Age
Goten was Born 767 0
Goten learns Super Saiyan 772 5
Gotenks fights Majin Buu 774 7
Dragon Ball Super Starts 778 11
Android 17 wins tournament of Power 780 13

Further Reading

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