How Gai joined the Tourney
Gai Tendo is a fighter of the martial arts system named Total Combat or Total Fighting Art. He hails from Japan and heard news of the upcoming Buriki One tournament and decided to enter to test his skills. During the tournament, he started a rivalry with american boxer Rob Python.
After the World Grapple Tournament, Gai went to training in Hokkaido. He was spotted by a young man named Iska Farkas who offered help him start his own dojo. However, Gai began using his chi to suspect Iska's true motives.
Character Select Screen Animation
Tighens his gloves.
After the announcer calls his name
Gai does two punches, then a high kick as the camera zooms then does a hook saying "Okay, I'm gonna win!"
Back Tornado (Neutral)
Gai turns and does a no-recovery knockdown high kick.
Gai Wheel (Side)
Gai flips forward, then crashes down with an overhead kick.
Gai Driller (Up)
Gai hops into the air with a punch.
Buck Knuckle (Down)
Gai turns, then does a backfist.
Kodoku no Ring (Hyper Smash)
Gai brings his elbows down saying "Time to rumble!" then powers up, increasing his speed and attacks for twenty seconds.
Rush (Final Smash)
Gai dashes to his opponent saying "Let's go!" If he hits, he does some jabs, then two punches to the face, then a middle and low kick, then a blow to the waist, and finishes with a stronger Gai Driller.
- Gai leans in and punches his fists together saying "Don't bother too much. You're still a bit weak."
- Gai does a jumping uppercut, then punches his fists together saying "You can win next time."
- Gai gives a straight kick, then a spin kick, then two jabs and says "It's time you threw in the towel!"
Gai walks in and does two jabs saying "You're going out of the ring!"
- Gai's rival is a Hungarian jester named Iska Farkas who hungers for the powers of Soul Edge and Soul Calibur.
- Gai Tendo shares his English voice actor with Amuro Ray (including in all his Mobile Suits), Living Laser, Light Yagami, Ness and Emperor Leo.
- Gai Tendo shares his Japanese voice actor with Taskmaster, Siegfried Schtauffen, Pyron, Batsu Ichimonji, Masamune Date, Gaz, Galdino, Demitri Maximoff, Joe Higashi, Master Pandemonium, Ikkaku Madarame, Kotaro Fuma and Maj. Moxley Sorrel.
- Gai Tendo shares his German voice actor with Pyribbit and Scary.
- Gai tendo shares his Arabic voice actor with Feraligatr, Robert Garcia, Takashi Kamiyama, Haunter, Shizuma Kusanagi, Fire Chief Michael O'Halloran, Uryu Ishida, Shinon and Chen Gong.