1. Ohara Library Banner Contest

    The Beasts Pirates demand your services.
    Join the OL Banner Contest!
    Dismiss Notice
  2. Welcome to the forums! Take a second to look at our Beginner's Guide. It contains the information necessary for you to have an easier experience here.

    Thanks and have fun. -NF staff
    Dismiss Notice
  3. Winter is coming one last time...

    Dismiss Notice
  4. Come enter in the KCC Cooking Contest!

    Dismiss Notice
  5. Some Pokémon went missing during Easter time. Please, help us to solve this case. Check Detective Pikachu and the Eggstravaganza Case.

    Dismiss Notice
  6. The Anime Awards of 2018 have started! Click here to see the post!

    Dismiss Notice

How would Gai fare in the Akatsuki?

Discussion in 'Konoha Library Archives' started by Ram, Oct 7, 2006.

How good would Gai be?

  1. He would be the best in Akatsuki

    5 vote(s)
    8.8%
  2. He'd be top tier in the Akatsuki

    5 vote(s)
    8.8%
  3. He'd be mid Akatsuki level

    11 vote(s)
    19.3%
  4. He'd be lower level Akatsuki

    20 vote(s)
    35.1%
  5. He isn't good enough for Akatsuki

    16 vote(s)
    28.1%
  1. Ram on a Forums Break

    Messages:
    14,993
    Likes Received:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 21, 2006
    The Akatsuki are members with specialist abilities.
    And Gai has gates, beast summon and dynamic entry, and mad tai jutsu.
    How do you think he'd fare in the Akatsuki?
    Would he be mid/high or low Akatsuki level, or would he even be able to make it into the Akatsuki?
     
    Tags:
  2. Mouten one batch

    Messages:
    5,011
    Likes Received:
    155
    Trophy Points:
    1,183
    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2006
    He would make it if they were a man short. But some members are stronger.
     
  3. Monna Malicious Miraculous Malevolent Maelstrom

    Messages:
    24,589
    Likes Received:
    2,011
    Trophy Points:
    1,918
    Joined:
    Aug 9, 2005
    I don't think he'd make it in Akatsuki.
     
  4. Ram on a Forums Break

    Messages:
    14,993
    Likes Received:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 21, 2006
    I think he will be in the top Akatsuki.
     
  5. Deeo 8

    Messages:
    765
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Joined:
    Apr 23, 2006
    He would be the best in Akatsuki:omg !
     
  6. Ram on a Forums Break

    Messages:
    14,993
    Likes Received:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 21, 2006
    Well, Itachi was scared of him, but Gai wasn't scared of Itachi.
     
  7. PotatoNin Member

    Messages:
    104
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2006
    Gai is certainly uber enough to get in. Tobi got in. :oh

    I think he can easily best Kakuzu for speed and strength. He can hang, and with enough gates he can threaten top tier, but I don't think he has the seal knowledge to counter everything the Akatsuki could throw at him. Mid level seems about right.
     
  8. Refused 攻殻機動隊

    Messages:
    316
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2006
    i voted for gai isnt good enough for akatsuki.

    but what i meant was akatsuki isnt good enough for gai : D
     
  9. Woozie Active Member

    Messages:
    4,652
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2005
    I agree with this.
     
  10. Shishi-O Oda Is God

    Messages:
    5,827
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Joined:
    Jul 25, 2006
    if he uses a katana, gai would be the scariest nin ever, i mean like konoha's green flash. instead of all those punches, one slash one kill.:)
     
  11. Ram on a Forums Break

    Messages:
    14,993
    Likes Received:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 21, 2006
    And he has yet to take his leg weights off. He'll get a boost like Lee, but on a much higher scale.
     
  12. ShinAkuma Fanboy Destroyer

    Messages:
    4,025
    Likes Received:
    276
    Trophy Points:
    1,028
    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2006
    I think he would qualify as a General in the group. ie:upper level.
     
  13. Mider T Busting in and out of guts

    Messages:
    114,676
    Likes Received:
    2,434
    Trophy Points:
    5,634
    Joined:
    Jun 17, 2006
    Why do people keep saying Itachi was scared of Gai? There was no emotion in his face when he warned Kisame not to underestimate himHe wasn't rude to anyone or seem to put them down
     
  14. Mouten one batch

    Messages:
    5,011
    Likes Received:
    155
    Trophy Points:
    1,183
    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2006
    They are just saying it for whatever reason, but they know it isn't true.
    Kakashi confirmed it, it's proven fact Itachi didn't escape because of Gai.
     
  15. The Pink Ninja Infamous Cocksucker

    Messages:
    40,601
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Joined:
    Feb 5, 2006
    He'd get in if they were a man short. He's almost as strong as people like Deidara and Kisame but not quite.
     
  16. Logerond Member

    Messages:
    103
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2006
    Low tier.
    His taijutsu is supreme, but IMO he isn't strong enough overall to be any higher.

    And as Seiko said, only if they were a man short.
     
  17. shintebukuro Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    8,831
    Likes Received:
    27
    Trophy Points:
    618
    Joined:
    Oct 8, 2004
    He is even weaker than the lowest tier that already exists. He'd have to use a shitload of gates just to reach the Deidara/Kisame tier.
     
  18. Snickers Peanuts in your privates

    Messages:
    5,136
    Likes Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Joined:
    Jan 4, 2006
    high in the middle imo.

    I think Gay is amazing, but I think he'll be in serious trouble when fighting an opponent like sasori.
    Though I think Itachi will eventually beat gai, or it will be a draw (8thgate).
    Tho my guess is IF he will fight Itachi ,Itachi tricked him in looking in his MS before he managed to ope the 8th gate.
     
  19. gabha GB's Norman

    Messages:
    4,893
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Joined:
    Jun 27, 2005
    If he could use the 8 gates without without a major drawback (kind of like being limited to one 8th gate opening a day) then I'd put him mid to upper tier Akatsuki level.

    P.S Gai can take down the entire Akatsuki. "Whats that green flash coming at us at 3000m/h?!?!" "I don't know man, my 3 tomoe Sharingan can't see a thing!!!".
     
  20. Sexta Espada Kylahullu

    Messages:
    3,176
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2006
    Tobi>Gai.

    He wouldn't make it. Tobi obviously did somthing to the bijuu, Deidara's bomb couldn't have brought it down. Maybe if it #18, but I think Tobi landed some nice and strong hits.

    And Gai's Taijutsu would have like annoying like a finger flick(a weak one) to a bijuu, and 8 gates would just be like a light punch, like a friendly one.

    Gai lacks the power and Kage-level needed for Akatsuki. If he used Ninjutsu more, he might get in though. But Tobi's most likely better than Gai.
     
  21. Shisui is dead

    Messages:
    2,373
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Joined:
    Nov 1, 2004
    Gai is a freight train, but he doesn't have a really cheap technique like everyone else in Akatsuki, so he'd be mid tier at best. Akatsuki's motto is the cheaper the better.
     
  22. TheoDerek Rise Against

    Messages:
    4,952
    Likes Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Joined:
    Mar 30, 2005
    Gai is great and all, but I think he would be a low tier member if anything. 30% Kisame was kicking the shit out of him.

    It would be extremely hard to cut it in Akatsuki with only Taijutsu. He would probably have to use 6-7 gates just to make his entrance.
     
    Last edited: Oct 8, 2006
  23. Odlam Team 7 4 Life

    Messages:
    8,685
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2005
    Gai is strong enough to fight with an Akatsuki member, but he isn't strong enough to get in Akatsuki, if you can see the difference there.

    His ability to really compete with the Akatsuki hinges on the upper gates, which can cause permanent damage and even death with the uppermost. His training allows him to fight 1 time at the Hokage level, and then he's dead. So while he could have a chance at killing most regular shinobi, he wouldn't be helpful at all capturing bijuuus, he wouldn't be good enough for the organization as an overall shinobi.

    Considering Akatsuki's lifestyle of fighting Bijuu, other kage level shinobi, jinchuuriki etc., not to mention whatever thier entrance exam is, he would be quickly pushed to his limits and beyond, and if not killed, then tossed aside by the organization.
     
  24. Archbob The Ninja Ferret-kage

    Messages:
    131
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Joined:
    Aug 14, 2005
    I think Gai is stronger than Tobi, that guy did like nothing. He ran like shit from that Bijuu.
     
  25. Rellik Member

    Messages:
    388
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Joined:
    May 18, 2006
    blasphemous
     
  26. Jh1stgen Active Member

    Messages:
    5,863
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2004
    Gai's rating would go super increase! ... *imagines him in an Akatsuki suit :drool

    That would be teh smex
    :spaz
     
Loading...