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"Disappear for a bit and move wherever you like! When you reappear, you'll instantly attack with a powerful Ki Wave."
Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Skill description

Elegant Blaster (エレガントブラスター Ereganto Burasutā) is an energy wave technique used by Zarbon.

Overview

Zarbon puts his hand forward with the other supporting it in a manner similar to the Explosive Demon Wave. Then, he charges an orange energy sphere and fires it in the form of an energy wave at the opponent, inflicting a high amount of damage.

Usage and Power

Elegant Blaster Aftermath

The devastation caused by the Elegant Blaster.

Zarbon uses this attack during his battle against Vegeta, only to have it deflected into a mountain. Later, while in his Post-Transformation form, Zarbon fires a flurry of Elegant Blasters at Vegeta, which Vegeta barely dodged and was toppled onto the ground as a result.

Variations

  • DUAL Elegant Blaster - A two person team attack version that appears as Zarbon's Dual Ultimate Attack Skill in Xenoverse 2 after the 1.09.00 Update. After the initial and secondary assist attacks are successful the two users use rapid movement to appear in front of the weakened opponent and fire their Elegant Blasters together at the same time.
  • Elegant Maximum Blaster - A combination of Dodoria's Maximum Buster and Zarbon's Elegant Blaster used by Dodobon in Dragon Ball Fusions.

Video Game Appearances

The technique is named Super Energy Wave in the RPG Dragon Ball Z II: Gekishin Freeza, Full Power Energy Wave in Dragon Ball Z: Super Saiya Densetsu, and Elegant Buster (エレガント バスター) in Dragon Ball Z: Super Gokuden: Kakusei-Hen.

It is named Extra Graceful Cannon in Dragon Ball Z: Budokai and, unlike other video games, Zarbon performs a physical attack before firing the energy wave.

The technique was named Elegant Blaster in the Budokai Tenkaichi series, where it is Zarbon's Ultimate Blast in his base form and one of his Blast 2 attacks in his Post-Transformation state. It also appears in the Raging Blast series, Dragon Ball Z: Ultimate Tenkaichi, Dragon Ball Heroes, and Dragon Ball: Zenkai Battle Royale.

"Causes you to vanish instantly. You can use Control Stick to move while invisible. When you reappear, you will deliver a powerful Ki Blast."
Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Tutorial description

It appears under the name Elegant Blaster as one of Zarbon's Ultimate Skills in Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 and can be learned by the Future Warrior by completing School Quest: Lesson 3 of Zarbon's Training. When performed in Xenoverse 2, the user will use Rapid Movement to vanish, then fire the Elegant Blaster when they reappear.[3] After the 1.09.00 Update, it can be added to Dodoria's custom skillset after it has been purchased for 15 TP Medals in Partner Customization.[2]

"An Ultimate Attack requires the ultimate partner! Attack as a pair with Elegant Blaster!"
Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Dual Ultimate Skill description

After the 1.09.00 Update, DUAL Elegant Blaster is introduced as Zarbon's Dual Ultimate Attack Skill which is a special Ultimate team attack version of Elegant Blaster. While Zarbon can equip it via his custom skillset though Partner Customization, it can be learned by the Future Warrior after reaching "Partner" Level (maximum friendship) with him as an Instructor then speak to him.[2]

"In a fight, the most important thing is strength, but at the same time, beauty is also indispensable. Now, your understanding of beauty seems to have developed quite a bit when compared to what it was before, but... If you ask me, I'm afraid you still have a long way to go. As for how to bring more beauty to a fight... Oh, I've got it. Why don't we try combining our attacks next time? For the two of use to execute my beautiful techniques at the same time... Oh, I'm sure the results will be stunning."
Zarbon before teaching his Dual Ultimate Attack in Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Zarbon notes that strength is the most important thing in a fight though considers beauty to be indispensable as well. He notices the warrior's understanding of beauty is more developed than it was before but they still have a long way to go. When the warrior asks how to bring more beauty to a fight, Zarbon gets the idea to combine attacks resulting in him teaching them DUAL Elegant Blaster.

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