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, Skilled in martial arts, Flight, The ability to manipulate ki both defensively (Can use ki to enhance his natural durability and harden his skin) and offensively (Can shoot ki blasts capable of crossing tens of kilometers and blowing up small planets), Energy sensing via scouter, Can transform to increase his power even further (To an Oozaru for increased hearing and a decent boost in strength, durability, and speed), 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)
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)
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, and can be weakened if his tail is pulled or removed.
- 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.