Tien is one of the Z Fighters in Dragonball Z. He is killed twice in the series (and his counterpart from Trunks's future as well), and is revived on both occasions.
- Used up all his energy for a Tri Beam in an attempt to kill Nappa. Was later wished back with the Dragonballs.
- Killed when Kid Buu blew up the earth. Was later wished back with the Dragonballs.
- In Trunks's future, was killed when Android 18 shot an energy blast through his chest.