- Saiyan-Tuffle war: the war comes to an abrupt end when the Saiyans transform into Great Apes at the light of the full moon.
- Dr. Lychee makes a desperate attempt to escape with his most esteemed invention, Hatchiyack, but is injured as his capsule prepared for liftoff.
- An advanced machine is used on the Tuffle King to combine his body and DNA with the genetic experiment known as "Baby".
- All of the other Tuffles are annihilated, and the Saiyans take control of the planet and rename it Planet Vegeta.
- The Saiyans are approached by the Arcosians and are offered technology in exchange for help finding a new world for the Arcosians to live on.
- Mercenary Tao begins his mercenary career.
- Peruka is born.
- September 24: Taro Soramame is born.
- The 17th World Martial Arts Tournament is held.