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Frankenstein is a monster originally from the novel by Mary Shelly, Frankenstein, that appears frequently in Dr. Slump and briefly in Dragon Ball Z.


Dr. Slump

He is a resident in Penguin Village and a student of Penguin Village Middle School in Midori Yamabuki's class and later Daigoro Kurigashira's class at Penguin Village High School.

Dragon Ball Z

Frankenstein at an other world cafe

He is seen in a monster cafe in Other World that Fortuneteller Baba was at in "Day 1". He is shown to not be dead and may possibly be a resident or staff member at this point due to him not having a halo over his head.


  • Android 8's design is a homage to Mary Shelly's Frankenstien.
    • Additionally in Dragon Ball FighterZ, Android 16 wears a Frankstein/Android 8 inspired Halloween costume for his Lobby Avatar and as a sticker. Frankenstein is often associated with Halloween as he is both a classic monster and Halloween costume.


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