Dragon Ball Super simply gave Goku one emotional flashback with the most recent bankruptcy of the sequence! The Granolah the Survivor arc has been a singular one for the sequence as it’s been ceaselessly revealing extra about Bardock’s previous whilst operating for Frieza the extra it starts to flesh out its new heroes and villains. Bardock has been printed to have a big function in surroundings the occasions of the arc in movement as an entire, and it used to be teased that his occasions of the previous will likely be offering a clue to assist the ones within the provide. All the whilst Goku is striking the items of the puzzle in combination himself.
Goku has no actual emotional connection to his Saiyan heritage or circle of relatives, whilst he is aware of of them (and is studying extra about his father the extra he realizes Bardock used to be fascinated about saving Granolah’s existence and beating the Heeters earlier than), the very last thing he cares about is the destiny of his father. But that is all modified with the most recent bankruptcy of the sequence as when he hears a recording of his father’s voice, Goku is right away introduced again to the picture of his father and mom sending him off Planet Vegeta all the ones years in the past.
Hearing “keep alive” unlocked a hidden away reminiscence in Goku’s mind to when Bardock used to be telling him to “keep alive” within the hours earlier than Frieza had blown up Planet Vegeta. It’s most likely a reminiscence he hasn’t considered for a very long time, and one thing that has helped him visualize Bardock’s combat with Gas because the bankruptcy involves an finish. This sparked reminiscence will most likely kick off an entire new road for Goku to discover in terms of his self-actualization and may just imply large issues for the long run.