"Dragon Ball Super" episode 86, which is titled "Trading Blows for the First Time! Android N.17," was a fresh breath of air for fans. In this episode, what happened to Android 17 after all these years has been revealed. And the older android is proven to be more powerful than before. Goku to fight alongside Android 18 against Galactic Poachers.
Toei Animation dropped a big bomb just in time for an action-packed episode of "Dragon Ball Super". As the slow pace of the arc starts to feel tiresome for some viewers, episode 86 is a fresh breath of air according to Anime News Network. Goku and Android 17's fight was the first visually appealing fight after Toppo and Goku's. The sunset backdrop adds to the allure of the battle.
It is seen in the last episode of "Dragon Ball Super" that Android 17 has been a ranger who protects a big island by himself against poachers who wants a Minotaur's Horn. It turns out that Android 17, like his golden-haired counterpart, was able to form a family. He is now a father of three kids on which two was adopted. Uub, the reincarnation of evil Buu, was also highlighted in this episode.
Android 17 has improved a lot after the Cell Saga. He can keep up with Super Saiyan Goku (heck even Vegeta can't triple uppercut Goku like that). And he can still hold himself even after Goku's Super Saiyan Blue transformation. Android 17 will be handy in "Dragon Ball Super" Tournament of Power.
But before he can join the team of heroes that will represent Universe 7, Goku needs little convincing power. Goku will need to team up with Android 17 to fight the threat of Galactic Poachers as reported by Episodate. The poachers plan to take as many animals that their spaceship can handle. In order to take back the wild life animals, Goku and Android 17 needs to defeat the Galactic Poachers. "Dragon Ball Super" episode 87 will also reveal Android 17's answer to Goku's request (and maybe some information about Uub too).