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                             DragonBall Z: Budokai 2
                                   Piccolo FAQ
                                   Version 1.02
                         Author: Martyn "Sykic" Radcliffe
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0.      Version History
1.	Legal Stuff
1.1.	Copyright Info
1.2.	FAQ Links
2.	Controls
3.	Capsule List/Info
3.1.	Ability
3.2.	Physical
3.3.	Support
4.	Contact Info
5.	Possible Future Updates
6.      Questions
7.	Acknowledgments & Thanks


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1.02  17/01/04

Added Neoseeker.com to sites that have permission


1.01  09/01/04

Minor corrections in Support Capsules section


1.00  09/01/04

Added Legal Stuff
Added Controls
Added Capsule List
Added Capsule Info
Added Contact Info, Possible Future Updates, Acknowledgments & Thanks
Finished FAQ


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This FAQ may not be reproduced under any circumstances except for personal, 
private use. It may not be displayed on any web site or otherwise distributed 
publicly without advance written permission. Use of this guide on any other 
web site or as a part of any public display is strictly prohibited, and a 
violation of copyright.


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The following sites have permission to use this FAQ:

www.GameFAQs.com
www.Hadoken.net
www.Neoseeker.com

If you would like to use this FAQ on your site, please E-Mail me for 
permission beforehand.


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This is the default controller setup:

Square: Punch (P)
Triangle: Kick (K)
Circle: Ki Blast (E)
X: Guard (G)
R1: Chargeable Attack
R2: Throw Technique/Punch (No Throw Capsule is equipped)
Analog Sticks: Charge attacks/Movement

However, controls can be customised to your liking (i.e. L1 can be set up to 
be P+K+G+E to Taunt and L2 can be set up to P+K+G to Transform).


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The following layout will be used to display Capsule information:

Name: The Capsule's name
Cost: How much it costs to buy from Bulma's Skill Shop
Rarity: Whether it is Common, Uncommon, Rare, or Special
Damage: The amount of damage the attack can inflict (At 100% attack/defence)*
Ki: Number of Ki gauges it requires to use
Slots: The number of Skill Slots the Capsule takes
Description: The In-Game description of the Capsule
Moves: How to perform the attack
Other Info: Other information about the Capsule such as effects

* Some attacks require you to be in Fuse With Kami state. This will increase 
your attack power by 10%. Any attack requiring Fuse With Kami state will have 
damage based at 110%.


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Note: Only Capsules that Piccolo can equip are listed here.


Name: Sync With Nail
Cost: 3,000
Rarity: Uncommon
Damage: N/A
Ki: 3
Slots: 1
Description: Can Sync with Nail
Moves: P+K+G
Other Info: Increases attack power by 5%. Drains Ki.

Name: Fuse With Kami
Cost: 6,000
Rarity: Rare
Damage: N/A
Ki: 4
Slots: 1
Description: Can Fuse with Kami
Moves: P+K+G
Other Info: Increases attack power by 10%. Requires Sync With Nail. Drains Ki.

Name: Destructive Wave
Cost: 1,500
Rarity: Common
Damage: 250
Ki: 1
Slots: 1
Description: Can Launch Death-move Destructive Wave
Moves: P+P+P+P+E - >P+>P+P+>P+E - >E
Other Info: Can be paired to increase damage by 50%

Name: Light Grenade
Cost: 3,000
Rarity: Uncommon
Damage: 440
Ki: 1/2
Slots: 1
Description: Can Launch Death-move Light Grenade
Moves: >K+P+P+<P+E - <E
Other Info: Requires Fuse With Kami. Damage is based on an Attack Power of 
110%. Can be paired to increase damage by 50%

Name: Special Beam Cannon
Cost: 6,000
Rarity: Rare
Damage: 400/700 (Fully charged)
Ki: 3
Slots: 1
Description: Can Launch Ultimate-move Special Beam Cannon
Moves: >P+P+P+>P+E
Other Info: Can be paired to increase damage by 50%

Name: Hellzone Grenade
Cost: 6,000
Rarity: Rare
Damage: 660/990 (Fully charged)
Ki: 4
Slots: 1
Description: Can Launch Ultimate-move Hellzone Grenade
Moves: K+K+K+>K+E
Other Info: Requires Fuse With Kami. Damage is based on and Attack Power of 
110%. Can be paired to increase damage by 50%
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Name: Instant Killquick
Cost: 1,500
Rarity: Common
Damage: 150/300 (with extra hit)
Ki: 1
Slots: 1
Description: Can attack while chasing opponent
Moves: P+P+K+E
Other Info: Choose a different button than your opponent to deal extra damage. 
Can be paired to increase damage by 50%

Name: Fierce Ranma
Cost: 1,500
Rarity: Common
Damage: 400
Ki: 2
Slots: 1
Description: Can attack opponent with enhanced force
Moves: >K+K+K+E
Other Info: Can be paired to increase damage by 50%

Name: Demon Roundhouse
Cost: 1,500
Rarity: Common
Damage: 180
Ki: N/A
Slots: 1
Description: Can grab and throw opponent
Moves: P+G
Other Info: Can be paired to increase damage by 50%


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Name: Breakthrough
Cost: N/A
Rarity: Special
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 7
Description: Can use all of Piccolo's moves and abilities
Moves: N/A
Other Info: All moves deal 50% extra damage (just like when 2 of the same 
Capsule are equipped)

Name: Normal Tribe Uniform
Cost: 1,500
Rarity: Common
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 1
Description: Defensive Power Up!
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Increases defence by 10%.

Name: Evil Training Uniform
Cost: 3,000
Rarity: Uncommon
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 2
Description: Defensive Power Up!
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Increases defence by 20%.

Name: Evil Sturdy Uniform
Cost: 6,000
Rarity: Rare
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 3
Description: Defensive Power Up!
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Increases defence by 30%.

Name: Evil Mystery Uniform
Cost: N/A
Rarity: Special
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 4
Description: Defensive Power Up!
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Increases defence by 40%.

Name: 1/3 Senzu Bean
Cost: N/A
Rarity: Rare
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 1
Description: Recover Health by 1/3 and 1 Ki Gauge
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Activated when you loss all of your Health. Adds 1000 Health and 
1 Ki Gauge.

Name: Senzu Bean
Cost: N/A
Rarity: Special
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 3
Description: Health & Gauge fully recovered
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Activated when you loss all of your Health. Adds 3000 Health and 
fills Ki Gauge to MAX.

Name: Viral Heart Disease
Cost: 3,000
Rarity: Uncommon
Damage: Unknown
Ki: N/A
Slots: 2
Description: Slowly drains the Health of both characters
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Use with Vaccine to make battles easier.

Name: Vaccine
Cost: 3,000
Rarity: Uncommon
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 1
Description: Nullify the effect of Viral Heart Disease
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Use with Viral Heart Disease to make battles easier.

Name: Super Holy Water
Cost: 6,000
Rarity: Rare
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 1
Description: Damage Percentage is reduced
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Percentage is unknown. Please E-Mail if you know.

Name: Piccolo's Regeneration
Cost: 3,000
Rarity: Uncommon
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 1
Description: Damage Percentage is reduced by using a set amount of Ki
Moves: N/A
Other Info: N/A

Name: Dende's Recovery
Cost: 3,000
Rarity: Uncommon
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 1
Description: Damage Percentage is reduced by using a set amount of Ki
Moves: N/A
Other Info: N/A

Name: Rage!
Cost: 3,000
Rarity: Uncommon
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 1
Description: Attack Power increases in the first 10 seconds of battle
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Increases Attack Power by 10%.

Name: Rage!!
Cost: 6,000
Rarity: Rare
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 2
Description: Attack Power increases in the first 15 seconds of battle
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Increases Attack Power by 20%.

Name: Rage!!!
Cost: 10,000
Rarity: Special
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 3
Description: Attack Power increases in the first 20 seconds of battle
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Increases Attack Power by 30%.

Name: Serious!
Cost: 3,000
Rarity: Uncommon
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 1
Description: When Health drops below 1/3, Attack Power increases
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Activates when you are at 1/3 Health. Increases Attack Power by 
10%.

Name: Serious!!
Cost: 6,000
Rarity: Rare
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 2
Description: When Health drops below 1/2, Attack Power increases
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Activates when you are at 1/2 Health. Increases attack power by 
20%.

Name: Serious!!!
Cost: 10,000
Rarity: Special
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 3
Description: When Health drop below 2/3, Attack Power increases
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Activates when you are at 2/3 Health. Increases attack power by 
30%.

Name: Potential
Cost: 6,000
Rarity: Rare
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 2
Description: Attack Power increases for fixed time period
Moves: N/A
Other Info: N/A

Name: Miracle Power
Cost: N/A
Rarity: Special
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 3
Description: Attack Power & Defensive Power increase at regular intervals
Moves: N/A
Other Info: N/A

Name: Super Kami Water
Cost: 3,000
Rarity: Uncommon
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 1
Description: Attack Power increases and Health slowly decreases
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Vaccine doesn't negate the Health loss.

Name: Gero's Perpetual Energy R&D
Cost: 10,000
Rarity: Special
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 3
Description: Ki remains at MAX, but Transformation impossible
Moves: N/A
Other Info: N/A

Name: Gero's Deflection R&D
Cost: 3,000
Rarity: Uncommon
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 1
Description: Auto Deflect Ki Blast Wave
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Holding X will deflect all Ki Blasts.

Name: Gero's Deflect-Back R&D
Cost: 6,000
Rarity: Rare
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 2
Description: Auto Deflect-Back Ki Blast Wave
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Holding X will deflect all Ki Blasts back at the opponent.

Name: Gero's Energy R&D
Cost: 6,000
Rarity: Rare
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 1
Description: If Deflect or Deflect-Back is successful, Ki increases by fixed 
amount
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Increases your Ki gauge by 1/14 (Half of one bar) when you 
deflect a Ki Blast.

Name: Yakon
Cost: N/A
Rarity: Rare
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 1
Description: Comrade or Enemy, Ki consumption accelerates in a transformed 
state
Moves: N/A
Other Info: N/A

Name: Dende's Wish
Cost: N/A
Rarity: Special
Damage: N/A
Ki: N/A
Slots: 2
Description: Combat spirit keeps improving
Moves: N/A
Other Info: Ki will slowly charge up on it's own. Ki charges during 
transformations. Manual charging is accelerated.


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If you need to get in touch with me (whether it's about the FAQ 
(Errors/Information on Capsules) or just to talk), I can be contacted at the 
following:

E-Mail: DarkSykic@Yahoo.co.uk
MSN Messenger: gamekid0@hotmail.com
AOL Instant Messenger: Dark Sykic
IRC: irc.zirc.org - #hadoken


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Damage when Attack Capsules are paired (1.5x damage)


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Coming Soon... E-Mail me and they'll probably go here.


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===========================7. Acknowledgments & Thanks=======================
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Myself - For actually finishing a FAQ for once
grr1d - For making Hadoken.net and thus providing somewhere to lurk
GameFAQs.com - For being my inspiration in making this FAQ
Dimps - For making this game
You - For taking the time to read this


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