Goku first uses the God Kamehameha while engaging in hand-to-hand combat with final form Frieza in order to stop his Golden Death Ball. Goku then uses the dashing version of the God Kamehameha in the finale of the movie to kill the weakened Frieza preventing the tyrant from destroying the Earth with the Repeating Death Beams again.
During the Universe 6 and 7 Gods of Destruction Selection Martial Arts Competition in the manga, Super Saiyan Blue Goku uses this technique to attack Hit. Hit just barely dodges it - though still gaining severe burns to his shoulder.
During the Zen Exhibition Match in the third round Goku activated Super Saiyan Blue Kaio-ken against Bergamo. Goku's God Kamehameha and Bergamo's Wolfgang Penetrator clashed in a Beam Struggle with Goku's attack coming out on top.
- Burst Kamehameha – A shorter ranged double burst Kamehameha used by Goku in several video games.
- Dash Kamehameha – A variation of the God Kamehameha used to kill Frieza in the climax of the film. It differs from the original as Goku dashes towards Frieza before firing the God Kamehameha. The technique was named in Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butōden.
- Dragon Kamehameha – A variation used by Goku when he enters Shenron Mode.
- 10x God Kamehameha – Super Saiyan Blue Kaio-ken Goku's variation of the God Kamehameha. It is his super move in Dragon Ball Heroes.
Video game appearances
This attack was named God Kamehameha in Dragon Ball Heroes.
In Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butōden, the God Kamehameha appears as Super Saiyan God Goku's air Ultimate Combo. It also appears as Super Saiyan Blue Goku's ground Ultimate Combo, though it appears under the name Kamehameha. SSGSS Goku uses its variation the Dash Kamehameha as his Final Ultimate Combo.
In Dragon Ball Heroes, there is another variation of the original God Kamehameha where other characters like Master Roshi, Mira, Gogeta could use it. When the user is performing this God Kamehameha, they will transform.