How to Beat Android 17 in Dragon Ball Z Kakarot

In Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot, you face off against Android 17 during the Android Saga. You fight as Piccolo against Android 17. In this guide, we will show you how to beat Android 17 in Dragon Ball Z Kakarot.

How to Beat Android 17 in Dragon Ball Z Kakarot

In DBZ Kakarot, Android 17 has the following different attacks which he will use during the fight against Piccolo.

Hell Storm
During the boss fight, Android 17 will fire out several balls of energy in your direction. In one go, 6 balls will  be fired out, with each one coming from a different direction than the previous like Right, Left, Right, Left.

Savage Combo
During the boss fight, Android 17 will perform a physical combo attack which includes 3 frontal kicks with the last one being the most damaging.

Barrier
Android 17 can set up a spherical barrier all around him, which will cause your attacks to be unusable and ineffective on him. If you approach it, you will also be knocked back.

Follow these tips to defeat Android 17 in DBZ Kakarot.

Continuous Movement

During Android 17’s attack ‘Hell Storm’, projectiles will come at you from various directions. If you stay in one spot it will be easy to get hit. Instead, keep moving until the ability finishes.

Charge During Barrier

When Android 17 deploys a barrier around himself, don’t waste your time firing off moves. Instead, use this time to recharge your Ki as you will not be vulnerable to any attacks during this time period of the barrier.

We hope these boss battle tips will help you defeat Android 17 easily. Check out our guides to defeating other Androids such as Android 20 and Android 18.