?) is a fictional character in the Dragon Ball
manga, authored by Akira Toriyama, and adapted to the Dragon Ball
anime, Dragon Ball Z
, and Dragon Ball GT
Krillin is introduced in Dragon Ball
as a rival (and later best friend) of the main character, Son Goku. Later in the series, he can also be seen to have a close relationship with Goku's child, Son Gohan. Krillin eventually settles down and marries Android #18 after the cliff-hanger Cell Games to have a child named Maron.