Battle Stadium D.O.N is a 3D fighting game played from a side view perspective similar to Super Smash Bros with 3D character models based on the Dragon Ball Z, One Piece and Naruto anime and manga series.
The game offers a total of twenty playable character: Son Goku, Son Gohan, Piccolo, Future Trunks, Vegeta, Freeza, Cell, Majin Boo (Dragon Ball Z) - Monkey D. Luffy, Roronoa Zoro, Nami, Usopp, Sanji, Chopper (One Piece) - Naruto Uzumaki, Sasuke Uchiha, Sakura Haruno, Kakashi Hatake, Rock Lee and Gaara (Naruto). Not all of them are available at the start of the game and need to be unlocked. Each fighter has their own fighting techniques including special attacks and can run and jump on platforms in the various fighting arenas. These also contain power-ups.