Bardock is the father of Goku and Raditz. He is also good friends with Tora and Fasha, who are also members of his crew. Bardock was one of the first Saiyan on Planet Vegeta to be killed by Frieza's Supernova, which also destroyed the planet itself. In the Episode of Bardock, he turned into a Super Saiyan and killed Frieza's ancestor, Chilled. Bardock has had a hard life with his planet being destroyed by Frieza and Frieza taking control of it. He has visions of the future which were given to him by the last survivor of the Kanassan race, which he killed after the man suprised him. He loved his son Goku, but he never showed it in the beginning of his movie, but over the course of the film he showed it more.