Mega Man equipped with Water Balloon.
1 shot/0.87 units
1 shot/0.625 units (with Energy Saver)
64 uses (with Energy Saver) Water Balloon ( ウォーターバルーン Wōtā Barūn )
Mega Man 8
. When equipped, Mega Man shoots a sphere of water at a low arc. Unlike most Special Weapons in this game, there is no limit as to how many Water Balloons are allowed on the screen: the player can shoot a stream of as many Water Balloons as they wish as long as it has enough Weapon Energy to do so.
Water Balloon is the most effective weapon for fighting
Sword Man, but is also very effective against the first form of Dr. Wily's Wily Machine.
Damage Data Chart
Damage values in units in
Mega Man 8
Bass and Treble
Wily Machine No. 8
Cut Man and Wood Man are available only in the Sega Saturn version of Mega Man 8.
Weapon screen of Mega Man gaining the Water Balloon
Mega Man shooting a Water Balloon.
Mega Man shooting multiple Water Balloons.
Mega Man using Water Balloon against
. If Sword Man is hit with a Water Balloon while he preforms his Fire Column attack, the flames will be extinguished and he will be stunned.
Sword Man doused and stunned from being hit by a Water Balloon. Mega Man can use this opportunity to blast away at him.