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Rush Ki Wave
Rush Spirit Wave Rush Ki Wave ( is a point-blank range ラッシュ気功波 Rasshu Kikōha , lit. "Rush Spirit Cultivation Wave") Energy Wave used in the .
Dragon Ball franchise
It involves the user charging a small ball of
Ki in his/her hand, and firing it off in a fashion similar somewhat like Goku's Angry Kamehameha, Vegeta's Final Galick Cannon, or any other one-handed energy wave attack. The beam itself is not very strong, but it can be used either to start a combo against the user's opponent, or simply to knock them away so that the user can charge for a Blast 2 or Ultimate Blast attack.
Bardock blasts several Frieza Soldiers
, Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku Bardock uses the Rush Ki Wave against Frieza Soldiers while flying towards Frieza's Spaceship.
Shula uses the technique against Goku.
Vegeta uses it against Gohan.
Video Game Appearances
Bardock fires a Rush Ki Wave at a Frieza Soldier in
Budokai Tenkaichi 3
, Dragon Ball Z: Supersonic Warriors 2 Dr. Gero uses point-blank ki blasts to finish his Drain Life combo.
Ki Wave was named in . Many characters in the game can use the Rush Ki Wave, and the color of the attack varies with the user.
Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 3
, Dragon Ball: Raging Blast 2 Bardock's Signature Attack is a Rush Ki Wave technique called Backstep Ki Blast, where he backsteps while using the attack.
Shula prepares a point-blank attack
Shula's point-blank blast
Vegeta charges a Rush Ki Wave against Gohan
Dr. Gero uses a similar attack in
Supersonic Warriors 2
Baby Vegeta fires a Rush Ki Wave at Super 17 in
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