While in the Kaio-ken state, the user can revert to their base form by pressing the skill's assigned buttons to deactivate it though only if they are at 20x or their ki is low enough to deactivate the Kaio-ken or x3 Kaio-ken or otherwise, they will activate the next multiplier. In the first game, Goku is by default in his Super Saiyan form, making it identical to his Super Kaio-ken attack, and it works as a charge attack in order to reach the full sequence of blows when fully charged. To prevent Vegeta from destroying the Earth with his Galick Gun, he used a Kaio-ken x3 Kamehameha, a combination of the Kaio-ken x3 and the Kamehameha, in an attempt to save himself and the Earth, initiating an Energy Clash. This technique is obtained by going to King Kai's planet and finding Bubbles, King Kai's monkey friend. It is a technique that multiplies the user's ki for a "heart beat", enabling them to inflict serious damage to opponents who are considerably stronger than them. In Dragon Ball Z: The Tree of Might, Goku first uses the Kaio-ken to avoid getting hit by the Great Ape Gohan but is eventually knocked down by him. Or surely Goku could have taught it to Piccolo and/or Gohan when he was training with them or Vegeta when they later trained together. It is a technique that multiplie The only increase that comes with multiplying the Kaio-ken buff is the chance of critical strike; for example, activating it doubles the player's critical strike, and the following multiplication would put the increase at x3. Not even King Kai, the technique’s creator, can’t use it (this is actually cited, I’m not making that up). 1. Obtained from: PQ 8 But why didn't any of the others learn the Kaio Ken. The first time Goku used the Kaio-ken was in the Saiyan Saga when he used it to catch up with and cripple Nappa before he could kill Gohan and Krillin with his Break Cannon mouth blast. As a result of the Kaio-ken, the user's base power level, strength, speed, and senses greatly increase for an instant (though training can allow for longer use shown during Goku's fight with Frieza). However, Super Saiyan 4 KFGoku can utilize Kaioken or Max Kaioken through Freeform Fusion with a Kaioken or Max Kaioken user. In practice, this is impossible, … It is a technique that multiplies the user's ki for a "heart beat", enabling them to inflict serious damage to opponents who are considerably stronger than them. Though he succeeded in knocking Fused Zamasu down with a swift kick from his right leg thanks to the Kaio-ken, Goku was immediately drained of his power afterward and required a Senzu Bean. King Kai tried to master this technique himself but failed and taught Goku instead. The power of the aura also bristles the user's hair and clothes if they have any. Originally, King Kai only teaches Goku the Kaioken technique because he is the only one who can handle it. When both of their attacks proved unable to overtake the other, Goku used the Kaio-ken x4, surging through Vegeta's Galick Gun and blasting him into the sky. Future Warrior using Kaio-ken in Xenoverse 2. Power Up However, as we know he was never able to master this ability over the thousands of years that he was in that position. Kaioken Kaioken is a power-up skill in Dragon Ball Online Generations. Goku’s KaioKen in Dragon Ball Being a master martial artist, King Kai likely created this technique to amplify his own power. Goku then attempted to use the Kaio-ken x20, which gave him near equal power to the tyrant. There is an inconsistency in that Kaio-ken and Kaio-ken x2 appear to have the same effect, despite Goku considering the latter to be the more powerful buffer. The Future Warrior must rely on the Kaioken and its multipliers to activate this Super Soul while SSGSS Goku uses the SSGSS Kaioken and its multiplier. Owing to it being accessible to all races and classes, it can be used to increase the strength of trademark techniques other than the Kamehameha, such as Special Beam Cannon, Wolf Fang Fist, Destructo Disc, and Big Bang Attack. If the user is not very used to the technique, it generates great stress to their body, enough to increase the muscle mass and blood pressure (in the form of popped out veins). But it can only be sustained for a short time, so you have to get the job done quickly." The second is "I've been saving this! The first time Goku used the Kaio-ken was during the Saiyan conflict when he used it to catch up with and cripple Nappa before he could kill Gohan and Krillin with his Break Cannon mouth blast. Increasing maximum attribute for Mind not working; King Kai Bug help me pls! Dragon Ball Wiki is a FANDOM Anime Community. Goku eventually used the Kaio-ken x20 and aKamehameha wave combination, which amazingly, Frieza held off with one hand before stopping it with his own blast, barely hurt. "Realm King Fist") is a technique invented by King Kai; however, Goku is the only person ever to use it successfully. The Kaioken technique, which Goku learned on King Kai's planet during the Saiyan Arc, allowed the user to multiply their power levels a number of … However, certain items that grant health regeneration can help counter the HP drain. After using the Kaio-ken x4 to overpower Vegeta's Galick Gun, Goku's entire body was thrashed, and he could barely move without hurting himself. In Dragon Ball Z: Cooler's Revenge, during Goku and Cooler's initial fight, Goku seemingly uses the Kaio-ken (though unnoticeable, as it was in "Bold and Fearless"). The Kaioken cannot be stacked on top of the actual Super Saiyan form thus no Super Kaioken. So during his training, Goku began developing a god-like Kaio-ken technique for eventual use against Beerus. Only a fully controlled and calm Ki could be combined with the Kaio-ken, as it happens with the Super Saiyan Blue. [6] As the series progresses, Goku demonstrates the ability to heighten the effect of the Kaio-ken to increasingly higher multiplications. Color Base Goku's Kaioken is a super that requires more player input, with different buttons resulting in different attacks. He did, however, appear shocked by Goku's power, remarking that there was "something strange" about him and wondering how a Saiyan could have such "incredible power". After Turles becomes more powerful with the fruit from the Tree of Might, Goku uses the Kaio-ken x10 (Kaio-ken x20 in the Funimation dub) to attack him but is still unable to keep up. The increase is … After the introduction of the Kaio-ken, it became one of Goku's signature attacks; however, it became greatly overshadowed by his ability to become a Super Saiyan later on in the animated series and manga. A kaioken multiplies the power level, meaning kaioken x2 will double it, x3 will triple it. He later uses the Kaio-ken x3 to attack Dr. Wheelo's giant robotic body and succeeds in breaking off Wheelo's right arm. Super Dragon Ball Heroes: Universe Mission!! In Dragon Ball Fusions, Goku uses a variation on the Kaiō-ken, called Max Kaioken (最大界王拳, Saidai Kaiōken, lit. If the Kaioken Finisher defeats Goku's current opponent, he will briefly hold them one-handed overhead similar to how he defeated Nappa. While not visually shown, the Kaio-ken sound effect plays as Goku attacks Cooler. Alternate names Then in the series, he teaches it to the younger Saiyans. In Dragon Ball Heroes, the Kaio-ken is counted as a transformation rather than a technique. Theory about King Kai, Kaioken and SSJ god. King Kai EX-Fusion Tekka and Skwash's EX-Fusions can also utilize Super Kaioken through stacking Super Saiyan (SS) and either Kaioken or Kaioken+. Anime After ending the technique, Goku was in extreme pain as he was suffering from extreme muscle contractions. Especially if you click the button to remove your Ki attacks. The self-buff increases the players' movement speed, allowing them to run faster while traveling the environment, as well as their attack speed, chance of critical strike, and maximum attack power while in combat. During its use, both the player's LP (life) and EP (power) are drained and the skill cannot be deactivated manually, but instead deactivates itself when HP is considerably low. Goku as he uses Kaioken vs. Turles (界王拳, "Fist of the World King" or "World King Fist") is a fighting technique invented by King Kai. It's like a massive upsurge of energy. https://dbmoves.fandom.com/wiki/Kaio-ken?oldid=6697. 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