Furthermore, If Goku was to individually go all out, it would mean that Broly was on an even playing field to Goku and Vegeta, which would make him roughly as strong as Jiren. Copyright © All rights reserved to Nerds4Life. Why Didn't Goku Use Super Saiyan Blue Kaioken Or Ultra Instinct Against Broly? Furthermore, if Broly was at the same level as either of them one-on-one or even Jiren, he would have pushed Goku to near death and awakened Ultra Instinct but that didn’t happen. Going into the story reason, Kaioken is a dangerous move and I think that Goku's reliance on it throughout the series can sometimes make us forget that. My Hero Academia: When Could Its Next Movie Debut? in order to defeat the "Legendary Super Saiyan", had the ability to use Kaioken while in his Super Saiyan Blue transformation, The Kaioken technique, which Goku learned on King Kai's planet. Dragon Ball Z Dokkan Battle Wiki is a FANDOM Games Community. Each time one of the Saiyans transformed, Broly would have his power level grow exponentially in response to whatever the protagonists of the series threw at him. All rights reserved. If you want to get your hands on Dragon Ball Z Kakarot on Playstation 4 & Xbox One at a discount. With the anime creating this Kaioken technique, they did a worthy job of explaining just why Goku could use it in Blue but not in the traditional Super Saiyan form, but that wasn't enough for it to make the cut of the film. Share your thoughts, experiences and the tales behind the art. CLICK ON THE IMAGE ABOVE TO FOLLOW US ON TWITCH. He could either put his effort into Kaioken and potentially draining himself of all his energy and stamina or take the road he did travel in the form of the fusion dance. Yes, fusion is a lot stronger than either Goku or Vegeta alone (we assume, as fusion was not used by either of them in the Tournament of Power) but it’s possible that Goku and Vegeta used it to not show their full individual strength to Broly just yet. Why didn’t Goku use Ultra Instinct or Super Saiyan Blue Kaioken against Broly? While the energy usage of this technique is very high, the Super Saiyan Blue form may serve to shield the user against the negative physical effects of the Kaio-ken to an extent. ► 12 Ki Multiplier is 150% Goku himself has even multiplied his power by twenty times over. Community content is available under. By showing this, it means that Broly has room to improve and that he isn’t as good as Goku or Vegeta yet. I know, it has been some time since Dragon Ball Super Broly has come out but this has been bothering me for some months now. Dragon Ball Super: Will Marron Become A Fighter Like Krillin & Android 18? Yes, fusion is a lot stronger than either Goku or Vegeta alone (we assume, as fusion was not used by either of them in the Tournament of Power) but it’s possible that Goku and Vegeta used it to not show their full individual strength to Broly just yet. King Kai tells the Saiyan protagonist as much when he first begins using it to a large extent during his battle against Vegeta, with the Kai losing his mind originally when Goku was willing to multiply it times four. My Hero Academia: Bakugo Gets Drawn by Fellow Shonen Jump Artist. In the sequel series of the Akira Toriyama franchise, Goku shocked audiences when, during the Universe 6 Arc, the Saiyan warrior demonstrated that he now had the ability to use Kaioken while in his Super Saiyan Blue transformation. In both the story, and the run time of the movie, perhaps there simply wasn't enough time for Goku to whip out this trump card. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. PS4: https://amzn.to/2U88JDG XBOX: https://amzn.to/3dnKsAX, Your email address will not be published. Avatar The Last Airbender Cosplay Hits The Beach With Ty Lee, My Hero Academia Ties Dabi to Star Wars in New Crossover Piece, Yuri on Ice Riles Up Fans with Surprise Movie Teaser, Demon Slayer Hits New Sales Record Following Its Final Volume's Release. - May 7, 2020 07:16 pm EDT. However, I feel as if there was another reason why we didn’t see these transformations. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Copyright 2020 ComicBook.com. In the recent movie for the Dragon Ball Super series in Dragon Ball Super: Broly, both Goku and Vegeta pulled out all the stops that they could in order to defeat the "Legendary Super Saiyan" but many fans were left wondering just why Goku didn't unleash one of his most powerful techniques, Kaioken. Required fields are marked *. The fight itself moved at a frantic pace and Goku moved from his one on one battle with Goku quickly into teaming up with Vegeta. Why Didn’t Goku Use Super Saiyan Blue Kaioken Or Ultra Instinct Against Broly? While Goku had never used this power while in Super Saiyan form, except for one outside of continuity moment following the Cell Arc, it was a shock for fans when it happened in Super. Well to put it simply, thinking outside of simply the story itself, Goku could never use Kaioken while in Super Saiyan Blue form in the manga itself. The reason Goku didn’t use Ultra Instinct is plainly because he couldn’t, as he hadn’t mastered the form yet. I believe that showing us that both Goku and Vegeta had other powers under their belt, which they didn’t have to use meant that Broly still has room for improvement. Either Kaioken or Vegeta's Super Saiyan Blue Evolved technique might not have been options as Goku realized that the fusion dance was going to be their best option for bringing down the Legendary Super Saiyan!