Pinich (ピニッジ, Pinijji) is the best friend of Tekka.
Pinich and the player summon Shenron to create the strongest Budokai in the world. The result is the making of the Jikuuichi Budokai.
Forms and transformations
Main article: Super Saiyan
Late in the story, after becoming much stronger and having trained with Vegeta, Pinich is capable of becoming a Super Saiyan.
Ultimate Maxi Fusion
Main article: Ultimate Maxi Fusion
The strongest fused warrior, resulting from Frieza and Cell manipulating Pinich into using Maxi Fusion with them. Frieza and Cell are the ones who retains control of the fusion and use it to kill Goku and destroy the planet, however their plans are thwarted by Whis who rewinds time, and then Beerus, who reflects his attack away. Ultimate Maxi Fusion then fights Tekka's team in both his Super Saiyan and Golden Great Ape forms, but is defeated.
Fusion with Tekka
Main article: Tekka and Pinich's EX-Fusion
In order to combat Cellza in the final battle, Pinich and Tekka use EX-Fusion in order to fuse together.
Main article: Super Saiyan After fusing with Tekka, Pinich is still able to transform into a Super Saiyan.
Pinich's and Vegeta's EX-Fusion.
- Japanese: Naomi Shindō
- Pinich's name is a pun on the word "spinach".