Bardock manages to defeat Mira but mysteriously disappears from the Time Rift, leaving the defeated Mira beaten, yet alive. His hair massively grows and reaches his waist, a long bang to the left also appears, similar to Goku. Personality Like most Saiyans from , he is somewhat cocky, loves fighting, and will kill in cold blood. As shown in , he has a very plain view in life. Bardock then says even though Mira saved his life, he will act on his own will, thus, Bardock charges a self-destruction attack and says farewell to his son Kakarot and launches it, apparently killing both of them while Time Patrol Trunks was waking up and could see the destruction of Bardock, but as the smoke wiped clean, Mira had survived the explosion. In the , claims that Bardock was the inventor of this technique.
Eventually, once upon Meat, Bardock discovers his ravaged comrades and, to some fortune, finds that Tora is alive but in critical condition. Super Saiyan Blue Goku in Bardock's vision in Xenoverse 2 After convincing Beerus to let the Time Patrol handle Mira and Towa after Towa tricks Beerus and Whis into leaving Age 779 during , Trunks, Chronoa, and the Future Warrior realize that Bardock is being manipulated and decide to investigate. Using this, a Saiyan can achieve the Great Ape transformation even when a full moon or similar planetary body is not present. The villagers cheer on Bardock and he smiles and then walks away. Power Manga While on an unknown planet with a fellow Saiyan comrade, he is able to easily decimate the native aliens of that planet, months later he was easily killed by first form Frieza.
He has a great sense of pride and independence as while most Saiyans have all been tamed by Frieza and his army, even King Vegeta, Bardock is the only one that maintains something of their pure nature and showed a willingness to challenge Frieza. After being freed from his mind control, Bardock's new power allowed him to keep Mira at bay in a ; Mira is unable to shake him off, though Mira claims that his power level is higher than Bardock's and Bardock's ability to overpower him is later attributed to a combination of Bardock's indomitable will, his rage over being manipulated, and due to Mira and Towa underestimating his. Bardock charges the Final Spirit Cannon in the final confrontation with Frieza Intending to wipe out the Saiyans anyway, Frieza does not see a problem with Bardock's allegation, and somewhat patiently listens to Bardock's speech, staking out the perfect opportunity to commence his genocide. In his vision, he witnesses the destruction of his home planet by the hand of Frieza and also sees the salvation of the planet through his son Kakarot. This mask blocks out Blutz Waves preventing the Masked Saiyan from transforming into a unless it is broken. They are confronted by Towa's present self who Trunks tries to attack, but the Masked Saiyan stops his punch.
Afterward, Gine almost mentions Bardock by name to Goku but she stops herself and simply refers to him as a Saiyan she knows and tells Goku that Bardock could have taken out the group by himself easily, impressing Goku who hopes to become that strong one day. After killing King Vegeta and his Royal Guard, Frieza steps out into the orbit of planet Vegeta where he encounters Bardock, who insists that the Saiyans refuse to continue being oppressed and commanded by the tyrant and announces his intentions to avenge all killed for Frieza's cause. Bardock tells his son to be strong and brave for him and smiles at him as Kakarot is flown to safety. Super Saiyan Main article: Super Saiyan Bardock in Episode of Bardock Bardock achieved this transformation in the special during his fight against Chilled. Let you interfere with Kakarot! Time Breaker Mask Main article: Used by the Masked Saiyan while under the influence of. Later, Bardock adopts Tora's blood-soaked armband as a headband when he fights on , which he retains when he attempts to kill Frieza.
Super Saiyan Bardock about to walk towards Chilled Chilled is about to deliver the finishing energy blast to Bardock when Berry rushes forward in an attempt to save him. During their visit to the planet, the group encounters one of Frieza's most dangerous minions, , and , who betray them by Frieza's orders and make short work of Bardock's Team. He then transforms into a. Unlike any other Saiyan, Bardock keeps his tail wrapped on his waist. Bardock appeared in a two-panel cameo appearance, in Frieza's flashback when he sees Goku, who reminds him of Bardock, Frieza recalls that Bardock had attacked him right before he destroyed Planet Vegeta, and was killed alongside the rest of the Saiyans when Frieza destroyed the planet using a. Upon learning of Frieza's growing fear of the Super Saiyan legend, Bardock quickly comes up with a plan to get Kakarot off the world so he could live.
While pondering Bardock's absence after defeating Mira, Trunks states the Super Saiyan 3 comes with exhaustive power and due to Bardock's sudden explosion of power, the Future Warrior and his group assume that Bardock has either destroyed himself due the strain of his Super Saiyan 3 transformation or has been transported to another part in time where he continues to fight. He also has this form in the video games , , Battle of Z, Xenoverse, Xenoverse 2, and. Bardock charges the Final Spirit Cannon in his confrontation with Frieza's Supernova Bardock heads to reunite with and asks if their son, , is still in his incubator. Back to his senses, Bardock holds Mira in a full-nelson. He and Chilled begin fighting once more, and Chilled tries to him to death, and as a last resort, he uses a to try to destroy Planet Plant along with Bardock. His hair is unkempt with 3 bangs hanging to the right of his forehead and 2 bangs hanging to the left.
Time Patroller Bardock also has this form in Xenoverse 2. After dealing a certain amount of damage, the fight ends. Later at night, Bardock steals an , and he and Gine send Kakarot away to , also deciding to inform Raditz about this. Her gentle nature has also changed Bardock's behavior, as Saiyans usually do not demonstrate care for their children but Bardock does. When Berry arrives at the cave with a basket of food, Bardock tells him to leave, but eventually eats the young alien's food and grows tolerant of him over time.
His plan is to send Kakarot off world to a planet called , which he already scouted prior and the is mostly peaceful and anyone may not pose a threat to Kakarot. Remembering his friends' decimation on Planet Meat, Bardock accepts and saves Ipana from Chilled's men. Bardock asks Goku if he would like to fight, Saiyan to Saiyan which Goku and Tekka accept leading Bardock to battle with Tekka's Team. The villagers come to thank him, but Bardock flies away to a cave. Finally, Bardock flies up above the opponent and Double Axe Handle punches them down to the ground, inflicting a high amount of damage.
Bardock while on Earth Later, Bardock appears in 's scenario, Broly is trying to attack Goku during his fight against Frieza, the player must help Bardock in stopping Broly in , on Dying Namek. Frieza's decision is solidified by his perceived insolence of another Saiyan, King Vegeta, who has invaded Frieza's Spaceship with his servants in an attempt to rescue their prince, who at this time is nowhere near the ship, as he is carrying out orders on another planet. It increases the power of his Ultra Rebellion Cannon. At first, he doesn't recognize his son Kid Goku until he asks if they had met before causing Bardock to realize he is his son Kakarot. He also gains another new technique called Rebellion Edge, in which for the first time Bardock attacks with swords created by his Ki energy. His loyalty and compassion for his friends and allies was shown so deep that he mourned their respective deaths and vowed to avenge them, particularly Tora who he openly viewed as his best friend. Due to Bardock's massive power increase, he overwhelms Mira with his Super Saiyan form.
Whilst working for Mira, he also gains a unique mask which is capable of blocking out Blutz Waves, though this effect is negated if it is broken partially or removed completely. What-if scenarios After surviving Frieza's Supernova and being sent to the past, Bardock is seen defeating and , two soldiers of Chilled's army, with extreme ease. Bardock recuperating after the invasion of Planet Kanassa Bardock is still out of commission when Frieza executes his selfish plan to resolve the paranoia he is experiencing. While in recovery after the platoon's return to , Bardock is met with what he passes off as a delusion. His wife was also part of Bardock's Team at one point. He is able to defeat four of Frieza's elite soldiers at the same time after they ganged up on him before being blasted away by Dodoria's. This ability, the believes, will over time serve Bardock with vengeance for the crimes the Saiyans commit in the name of Frieza.