Dragon Ball GT: A Hero's Legacy, (悟空外伝! 勇気の証しは四星球 Gokū Gaiden! Yūki no Akashi wa Sūshinchū) known in Japan as Goku's Side Story! Si Xing Qiu is a Testament to Courage is a special for the anime Dragon Ball GT, and was released between episodes 40 and 41, on March 26, 1997.

Despite airing around the middle of the series, it serves as a prelude to events that take place at the very end of the last episode of the series..


It has been 100 years since the defeat of the Shadow Dragons, all the Z Fighters have died...except for Pan, the granddaughter of Goku. Pan has a grandchild named Goku Jr. However, he does not have the bravery of his great-great-grandfather. Pan suffers a heart attack, and Goku Jr. believes that he might be able to save her with the power of the 4 star Dragon Ball. Along with the school bully, he tries to find the ball...and unleashes his hidden bravery and power.

Dubbing History

An English dub of the special was dubbed by FUNimation and released on DVD in November of 2004.

A second English dub was made by the AB Groupe for European distribution. It aired on Toonami in the United Kingdom under the title Four-star Dragonball Is The Proof of Courage. The dub has never been released on DVD, nor are any fan recordings known to exist.


Image Character Seiyū FUNimation
GokuJrDBGTSpecial Goku Jr. Masako Nozawa Stephanie Nadolny
GrandmaPanDBGTSpecial Pan Yūko Minaguchi Elise Baughman
PuckDBGTSpecial Puck Tōru Furuya Adrian Cook
YomaoDBGTSpecial Lord Yao Ryūzaburō Ōtomo Brice Armstrong
MambaDBGTSpecial Mamba Miki Itō Amber Cotton
SushaDBGTSpecial Susha Shin Aomori Peter Mayhew
TorgaDBGTSpecial Torga Kazuyuki Sogabe Christopher Sabat
GokuDBGTSpecial Goku Masako Nozawa Sean Schemmel
TruckerDBGTSpecial Trucker Yasuhiko Kawazu Brad Jackson
PucksFriendsDBGTSpecial Bully Yoshiyuki Kono Ethan Rains
Bucky Shuichiro Yoshimoto Alison Viktorin
Narration Jōji Yanami Andrew Chandler

Due to no fan copies surfacing as of writing, the AB Groupe dub isn't listed.

Additional Voices


  • The FUNimation dub features the guest voice of Peter Mayhew; better known for playing Chewbacca in the Star Wars series.

Video Releases

Distributor Year Format Region Country
FUNimation Entertainment 2004 DVD 1
United States Flag United States

*On the 2nd Volume of the complete series of Dragon Ball GT

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