When in use the Kaio-ken drains stamina and will put the user into a guard break state if they run out of stamina while using it. In the sequel, Goku instead is still in normal form in BK5, while his Kaio-ken sequence now involves rapid button taps in order to get the full sequence. 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"). Depending on how many teammates Goku has left, the Kaioken Finisher will instead be swapped out for the Kaioken Kamehameha. Goku/Future GokuKrillinYamchaFuture WarriorFuture WarriorGoku BlackVegito/Xeno VegitoXeno GogetaEX-Fusion TekkaBaba GGaratzHaltoPeperonSkwashUzma Red Blazing AuraGravity Fist. This would also make Black the only known. Despite this, Kaio-ken x3 and above all consistently multiply the user's power level by the respective multipliers. He later used it again during his fight with Top. While Super Saiyan 4 Goku appears to be using it in trailers for Dragon Ball Fusions, he is actually using Maximum Charge and it should be noted that Max Kaioken does not appear as part of SSJ4 Goku's learnable Special Moveset (GT Goku and Super Saiyan 4 Goku appear as separate playable characters in Dragon Ball Fusions). Like all Core Person, King Kai was born on the World Core. After being healed in the rejuvenation chamber following his attack from Vegeta when Goku himself had switched bodies with Ginyu, Goku battled with Frieza using a Kaio-ken once again. King Kai tried to master this technique himself, but failed and taught Goku instead. He did this as a last resort to break Fused Zamasu's Barrier of Light after losing strength in both of his arms and having his left leg crushed. Unlike other transformations (like the Super Saiyan or Golden Frieza), the Kaio-ken must remain with its aura active all the time. Base Goku's Kaioken is a super that requires more player input, with different buttons resulting in different attacks. However, it increases one's powerlevel so greatly that often, the strength gained is quite worth the risk. The skill is learned by every class at level 35. The only change produced by the basic Kaio-ken to be quantified in the series is that it doubles the user's power level. Future Warrior using Kaio-ken in Xenoverse 2. 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. Inventor The Ancient Saiyan Skwash can learn both the Kaioken/Max Kaioken and Super Saiyan Special Moves the effects of which can be stacked allowing Skwash to utilize the Super Kaioken (without injury or death). King Kai FistWorld Lord FistFist of the World KingRealm King FistFist of the King of the WorldsKaiou-kenKaioh-ken 1. Super Dragon Ball Heroes: Big Bang Mission!!! 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. However, Goku is the only person ever able to successfully use it. In Super Dragon Ball Heroes: World Mission, the Kaio-ken is a Special CAA Ability and is classified as a Transformation. Krillin using the Kaio-ken in Supersonic Warriors. 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. He uses it again soon after to free himself after being frozen solid by Ebifurya, and then easily takes out both Ebifurya and Kishime with it. çããçããæ³ãã Kaio-ken appears in the Dragon Ball Z Collectible Card Game, on the card "Red Kaio-Ken Drill". Kaioken is a technique created by King Kai in the Other World. The standard Kaioken also appears as a Special Move that can be learned by certain characters. In the manga, against Jiren in the Tournament of Power, Goku applying the same principles of Kaio-ken alongside his Perfected Super Saiyan Blue in an attempt to break his limits. In Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2, all Kaio-ken skills have been united into a single Awoken Skill, giving higher levels of Kaio-ken based on how may filled ki bars the user has. However, when Goku obtained the Super Saiyan Blue form, which required perfect innate ki control and a calm mind, utilizing the Kaio-ken technique alongside it became possible. He uses it in the Gokuden RPG series, Dragon Ball Z Arcade, Dragon Ball Z: Super ButÅden, the Budokai Tenkaichi fighting game series, Super Dragon Ball Z, and Dragon Ball Z: Burst Limit. The technique itself boosts the users power in multiples but as a cost also causes a huge amount of exhaustion to the user. 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. 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). Alternate names Goku using the Kaio-ken x3 against Vegeta in a flashback of Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods. King Kai (çç, KaiÅ; lit. Because of this one instance, it appears that Goku can also demonstrate the Kaio-ken's usability in transformed states, which potentially means he can make his transformed forms many times stronger. The Kaio-ken ("Fist of the Worlds") or the Kaio-Ken Attack was a technique invented by King Kai, in which Goku was the only person ever able to successfully use the technique.In the series, the Kaio-ken is a technique that multiplies the user's ki for a "heart beat", enabling them to inflict serious damage to foes who are considerably stronger than them. While in the state, the ki aura's color becomes crimson. 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. "North Kaio" or "North King of the Worlds"), is a supporting protagonist in the Dragon Ball manga and the anime Dragon Ball Z, Dragon Ball GT, and Dragon Ball Super. A short time later, Goku eventually transformed into a Super Saiyan, which greatly overshadowed the Kaio-ken. However, through training at 100x gravity and then later with his dramatic strength increase after his fight with Captain Ginyu, he was able to withstand astounding multiplications of the Kaio-ken technique, such as Kaio-ken x10 and Kaio-ken x20 (which is said to be the maximum in the anime). He is a deity, the ruler of the North Galaxy, and Goku's martial arts teacher, and later mentor. Help! In Dragon Ball Super, it was mentioned by Old Kai that using Kaio-ken alongside Super Saiyan is almost impossible or rather lethal because the intense emotional turmoil caused by the Super Saiyan transformation would not allow precise ki control to survive the technique. A short time later, Goku transformed into a Super Saiyan for the first time, which greatly overshadowed the Kaio-ken and gave him the strength to finally overpower Frieza. 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