Raditz (ラディッツ) is an antagonist in the Dragon Ball manga and the Dragon Ball Z anime, also making a cameo in Dragon Ball GT. He is the biological brother of Goku (Kakarot), and the eldest son of Bardock and Gine.
Powers and Stats
Origin: Dragon Ball
Age: Early 30's
Classification: Saiya-jin (Saiyan in the English adaptions)
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Acrobatics, Skilled in Martial Arts, Flight, Ki Manipulation (Can be used defensively and offensively, to strengthen his skin or to fire ki blasts, which can home in on targets, and form defensive barriers), Shockwaves Generation, Enhanced Senses, Reactive Power Level (As a Saiyan, Raditz will grow stronger every time he fights and can attain additional strength in the midst of combat, especially after recovering from major injuries), Transformation (Can transform into an Oozaru, increasing his capabilities drastically, and giving him Type 1 Large Size and Breath Attack), Ki Sensing via scouter
Attack Potency: Planet level (Is capable of easily defeating Piccolo who, at the time, was capable of blowing up the moon with a ki blast. Blasted off Piccolo's arm and severely injured Goku who, at the time, was comparable or slightly superior to early Saiyan Saga Piccolo)
Lifting Strength: Unknown
Striking Strength: Planet Class
Durability: Planet level (Tanked powerful ki blasts from early Saiyan Saga Piccolo and a full powered Kamehameha from early Saiyan Saga Goku)
Stamina: Very high
Range: Standard melee range. Planetary with ki blasts and attacks.
Standard Equipment: His scouter
Intelligence: A capable and tactically sound fighter, effortlessly showcased his superior abilities to both Goku and Piccolo, individually and once they were together.
Weaknesses: Raditz cannot survive in the vacuum of space, can be weakened if his tail is pulled or removed, needs a moon in order to transform and he cannot control himself as an Oozaru.
- Oozaru form: A transformation into a giant ape that takes place under a full moon. Increases his speed, strength and hearing ten-fold.
- Double Sunday: A powerful yellow ki wave shoot from both hands.
- Saturday Crush: A strong purple ki ball shot from the right hand.
- Full Power Energy Wave: Basically, a fully-powered energy wave shot from the palm. Is similar to the Kamehameha and Galick Gun in basic function.