The entirety of Dragon Ball Z Abridged Season 1 is covered in the span of a few minutes. Hilarity Ensues.
- Breaking the Fourth Wall: Goku briefly asks about himself and Piccolo still being enemies/rivals at the start of Z, a characterization which was swiftly dropped in favor of making Piccolo The Lancer. Piccolo dismisses this by claiming "Nobody watched Dragon Ball."
- The Cameo: Yami from Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series makes a short appearance at the very end to deliver the last joke.
- The Comically Serious: Tien hangs a lampshade on this:Tien: I am the only serious character in this show. That's the joke.
- I'll Never Tell You What I'm Telling You!: Popo gives a outright threatening variant.
- Rapid-Fire Comedy: The entire episode goes by extremely quickly, with jokes being thrown out every few seconds.
- Running Gag: Nappa starts one when he's introduced by Vegeta:Nappa: I am hilarious and you will quote everything I say.
- [Trope Name]: Nappa's one-liner is just him saying "Hilariously derailing one-liner".
- Up to Eleven: The episode abridges the abridged series, condensing the first season down to under 3 minutes.