Tao Pai Pai Trans
Pleased to kill you.
~ Mercenary Tao

Mercenary Tao, also known as Tao Pai Pai, is a villain from the Dragon Ball media franchise.

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Battle Record

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Battle Record

  • Wins: 2
  • Losses: 0
  • Draws: 0

Possible Opponents

Death Battle Info


  • Age: 299 (Red Ribbon Saga)
  • 5'10" (178 cm)
  • 154 lbs. (70 kg)
  • Occupation: Mercenary for hire
  • Younger brother of Master Shen
  • Former mentor to Tien and Chiaotzu
  • Usual service fee: 10 billion zeni per kill ($81,459,800)

Crane Style

  • Focuses on pressure points
    • Crane Style Assassin Strike
      • A multitude of attacks including rapid finger strikes and kneeing the stomach

Dodon Ray

  • "Boom Wave"
  • Superheated beam fired from the finger
  • Designed to counter the Kamehameha by striking faster: attacking before the Kamehameha can charge.
  • Based around piercing through an opponent
  • Strong enough to kill Goku early on


  • Pillar
    • Used to get to his destination
  • Sword
    • Possibly not very sturdy
  • Grenade
    • His last resort


  • Killed people with just his tongue and fingers
  • Tore out a pillar, threw it to his destination (2,300 KM or 1429 Miles away), and matched its speed in order to jump onto it. [1]
  • Resisted General Blue's psychic abilities, and killed him with his tongue
  • Overpowered and killed Bora
  • Blocked Kid Goku's Kamehameha, only clothes were damaged
  • Reacted to a sniper's bullet and deflected it with a slipper: killing the man who hired the sniper.
  • Made bath water boil and bathed in it
  • Blew away a thrown rock with just his breath
  • Ran up Korin's Tower vertically
  • Survived falling from part of Korin's Tower to the ground


  • Extremely arrogant
  • Nearly killed by his own grenade
  • Crippling fear of Goku and his kin
  • Never truly recovered from becoming a cyborg
  • Defeated and surpassed by his own apprentice Tien


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