This is a list of the possible Summons Screens that can be displayed when performing Summons. They do not affect the results in any way - quite the opposite, it's the result of the Summon that affects the animation - but some of these animations are able to reveal whether you pulled at least one
or character or not.
1st Update: as of May 24th, 2018, all Multi-Summons performed with Dragon Stones now guarantee an character in the 10th slot.
2nd Update: as of June 25th, 2018, the Japanese version of the game has different animations as a result of the 3.13.0 update. The Global version received the new animations on August 23rd, 2018.
"Bye, Guys" is a rare Summon animation which appears after shattering the screen, and it guarantees an character.
Note: with the new Summon animations update, characters that can be Dokkan Awakened to
are now considered to have a rarity of " or higher".
"It's Over!!!! Freeza!!!" is an old animation that used to guarantee an character. The animation was removed but was later brought back when the game was updated to version 3.10, and it now guarantees an character.
"Thank You Dragon Balls!" is a Summon animation which is very similar to the ones above. It guarantees an character.
"The Panties Off a Hot Babe!!!" is a very rare Summon animation that can appear after "Bye, Guys" or any of the other animations listed above, by shattering the screen a second time. It guarantees an
or a character.
Before the Kamehameha blast, a number of different Z-Fighters may fly alongside Goku. If four different characters show up, at least one character is guaranteed. If three different characters show up, at least one character is guaranteed.
The following combinations indicate either a Featured character, an
, or at least 3 characters:
(Goku) + Krillin (Goku) + Goten + Trunks (Goku) + Gohan + Piccolo (Goku) + Tien + Chiaotzu (Goku) + Tien + Chiaotzu + Yamcha
or a character is guaranteed whenever Majin Buu shows up while carrying Hercule on his back.
On some occasions, it's possible that Goku will not ascend to Super Saiyan. Unless it's a Multi-Summon, the pull will likely be an with rare occasions of a possible . There is, however, a rare chance for a shattered screen, producing an instead.
If Goku says "This is where it ends!" ("Kore wa owari da!" in the Japanese version) instead of "Kamehame-ha!", you are guaranteed to summon a Featured character or an
. "It's do or die!", on the other hand, guarantees only an (or higher) character.
Occasionally, the text during a Summon will have a rainbow color rather than the default yellow. Rainbow text means a higher possibility of a featured unit being in the Summon. If Goku does not ascend and the text is rainbow, it is a guaranteed shattered screen.
If Goku ascends only to Super Saiyan during a Summon, at least one character is guaranteed. However, there is a rare chance to result in a shattered screen or an .
Goku may also ascend to Super Saiyan 2. This animation guarantees at least one , and it has a higher chance than SS1 to result in an .
If Goku ascends to Super Saiyan 3 during a Summon, it guarantees an character.
If Goku ascends past Super Saiyan 3, he will turn into Super Saiyan God. This animation guarantees at least 3 characters in a Multi-Summon.
Goku can also ascend to Super Saiyan Blue (Kaioken) as a step above Super Saiyan God. However, this animation is currently unobtainable and is only in the game files.
If Vegeta is flying alongside Goku before the Kamehameha blast, they'll have a chance to fuse into either Super Vegito or Vegito Blue. Super Vegito indicates that you're going to get either an
or a character.
If Vegeta says "You are number one!", a Potara Fusion animation is guaranteed.
Vegito Blue guarantees an
A beeping scouter indicates the presence of an character, however it won't always occur with all characters.
The following silhouettes of characters have a chance of being replaced by an
or a character:
When summoning a character that can be Dokkan Awakened to
, the LR icon will appear over the card. Once the Summon is over, the card will be highlighted and the following text will appear:
*In Friend Summons, due to LRs being considered of higher rarity even in their base form (see "Bye, Guys" description), any animation that guarantees an SSR might result in an SR that Dokkan Awakens into an LR.
Saiyan Pods were random animations that would appear at the beginning of a Summon. Any number of pods from 0 to 7 could appear on the screen, with 7 pods guaranteeing an character.
Hercule was another random animation that would appear at the beginning of a Summon. Hercule would appear either on the right or the left side, and it was speculated that Hercule showing up on the left side would often be a sign of a higher rarity card.
Shenron was an incredibly rare animation, with the chance of it appearing being only 0.12%. It used to guarantee an character.