The Future (未来, mirai) refers to the timelines that exist beyond the present. In the Dragon Ball franchise, the Future refers to two separate timelines that resulted from the time-traveling of Future Trunks and Cell. Trunks' timeline takes place 17 years after the present, while Cell's takes place 23 years after the present.
Trunks' Future Timeline
See also: Trunks (Future)
|Trunks' Alternate Future|
|Date||Fights, Battles & Events||Image|
|August, Age 764||Son Gokū returns to Earth and kills Freeza and Cold.|
|Age 776||Trunks is born to Bulma and Vegeta.|
|November, Age 776||Son Gokū dies of a fatal heart disease.|
|Age 777|| Doctor Gero activates #17 and #18|
Doctor Gero is killed by his creations.
|May 12, Age 777||#17 and #18 kill the Dragon Team. Son Gohan is the only survivor.|
|Age 780|| Gohan is killed by #17 and #18 in Pepper Town.|
In the anime, Trunks becomes a Super Saiyan (he already is one in the manga).
|Age 783||In the anime, Trunks fights and loses against the Cyborgs in Bridgetown.|
|Age 784||Trunks uses Bulma's Time Machine to travel back to Age 764.|
Cell's Future Timeline
See also: Cell
Appearances in Other Media
Dragon Ball Z: Shin Budōkai
Dragon Ball XenoVerse
Main article: Dragon Ball XenoVerse
Dragon Ball XenoVerse 2
Main article: Dragon Ball XenoVerse 2