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Ben as Cannonbolt
Cannonbolt is a hulking, broad-shouldered alien covered in natural, yellow armor plating on his back, shoulders, and the backs of his arms. He is predominantly white, with black on his upper half. He also has four white claws protruding from both of his paws. He has green eyes and considerably small, yet sharp teeth.
In Don't Laze Me, Bro, Cannonbolt wore black boots with two horizontal glowing pink lines on each one and a purple and pink wig on his head. He also had black horizontal lines under his eyes, four lime green star-shaped tattoos on the armor plating covering the back of his arms and a smaller yellow one on his forehead.
Cannonbolt wears the Omnitrix symbol on his chest.
Max as Cannonbolt
Max as Cannonbolt looks roughly similar to Ben's, only he has Max's hair on his forehead and a potbelly.
Powers and Abilities
Cannonbolt can curl into a ball, encasing himself in his plating. When rolled up, Cannonbolt becomes like a motorized wheel that can move at great speed and can increase his rotational momentum to slam into and/or run over enemies. He can also ricochet and bounce off surfaces in this form. He can even use his sphere form to increase his agility by quickly opening up his ball shape while airborne.
He also seems to be capable of perceiving his surroundings despite his eyes being covered and encased inside his sphere form.
Despite his top heavy body, Cannonbolt has enhanced reaction time, reflexes, dexterity, and balance, allowing him to quickly change in and out of sphere form to suit his immediate needs.
Cannonbolt's shell is resistant to acids and lava, and can deflect lasers.
Cannonbolt also possesses enhanced strength.
Cannonbolt is subjected to the physical laws of reflection and conservation of momentum, meaning that he has difficulty stopping or controlling his direction if he picks up speed.
Cannonbolt's bipedal form is top-heavy, making him very unbalanced and clumsy, though he can still manage to use his curled shape to enhance his agility.
- Cannonbolt first appeared in Waterfilter, where Cannonbolt splashed on Niagara Falls twice.
- In The Filth, Cannonbolt attempted to get back the Rust Bucket.
- In Take 10, Cannonbolt defeated Queen Bee and the Bug Gang.
- In Clown College, Cannonbolt defeated Zombozo.
- In Ben 24hrs, Cannonbolt walked in his sleep.
- In The Clocktopus, Cannonbolt hid from Gwen and Max.
- In Villain Time, Cannonbolt put out a fire in a boat and defeated Tim Buktu.
- In Scared Silly, Cannonbolt met Carl.
- In Max to the Max, Cannonbolt destroyed Max's clones and defeated Maurice and Sydney.
- In Zombozo-Land, Cannonbolt defeated the Circus Freak Trio and destroyed the Hypno Tower's realizers.
- In Don't Laze Me, Bro, Cannonbolt defeated Billy's Robots.
- In Omni-Tricked: Part 1, Cannonbolt battled the Teramite, but was defeated. Then he appeared due to a glitch.
- In Omni-Tricked: Part 2, Cannonbolt lifted a fire truck.
- In Omni-Tricked: Part 3, Cannonbolt tried to put out a fire and battled Vilgax.
- In Omni-Tricked: Part 4, Cannonbolt battled Vilgax.
- In Battle at Biggie Box, Cannonbolt raced Billy Billions through Biggie Box.
- In Screamcatcher, Cannonbolt made a cameo appearance before being Enhanced.
- In Vote Zombozo, Cannonbolt made a cameo appearance before being Enhanced.
- In Past Aliens Present, Cannonbolt battled Steam Smyte's Cannonbolt, unknowingly with help from Gwen and Max.
- In Dreamtime, Cannonbolt defeated Zombozo.
- In Innervasion Part 3: Strange Bedfellows, Cannonbolt battled Fulmini while inside the Omnitrix.
- In Innervasion Part 5: High Override, Cannonbolt was used by Max to help battle the High Override.
- In Omni-Copped, Cannonbolt defeated Steam Smythe.
- In Beach Heads, Cannonbolt defeated the Weatherheads.
- In Poles Apart, Cannonbolt was defeated by Polar Twain and Solar Twain.
- In Lickety Split, Cannonbolt appeared on two separate occasions due to the Omnitrix glitching out.
- In Beware the Scare-Crow Cannonbolt attempted to fight the Scare-Crow only to inadvertently wreck the corn fields instead.
- In Prey or Play, Cannonbolt ended up riding all of the rides on Adrenaland to Billy's chagrin.
- In Wheels of Fortune, Cannonbolt chased LaGrange and Dark Matter.
- In Heat of the Moment, Cannonbolt defeated the Weatherheads but inadvertently destroyed the surrounding area.
- In Funhouse, Cannonbolt failed to bust out of Zombozo's trick.
- In Tokyo Fun, Part 1: Big Bugg Bash, Cannonbolt spied on Sydney and Maurice.
- In Chicken In Chichen Itza, Part 2: The Wages of Fear, Cannonbolt briefly appeared before going Omni-Kix.
- In The Greatest Lake, Cannonbolt briefly appeared before going Omni-Kix.
- In Cosplay Day, Cannonbolt briefly appeared before going Omni-Kix.
- In Party Poopers, Cannonbolt played many different arcade games, only to lose in each one.
- Waterfilter (first appearance; x2; second time was cameo)
- The Filth
- Take 10
- Clown College
- Ben 24hrs
- The Clocktopus
- Villain Time (intended alien was Overflow)
- Scared Silly
- Max to the Max
- Don't Laze Me, Bro
- Omni-Tricked: Part 1
- Omni-Tricked: Part 2 (x2)
- Omni-Tricked: Part 3 (x3)
- Omni-Tricked: Part 4 (x6)
- Battle at Biggie Box
- Screamcatcher (cameo; goes enhanced)
- Vote Zombozo (cameo; goes enhanced)
- Past Aliens Present
- Dreamtime (dream)
- Innervasion Part 3: Strange Bedfellows (cameo)
- Innervasion Part 5: High Override (by Max)
- Poles Apart
- Beach Heads
- Lickety Split (x2; both times cameo)
- Beware the Scare-Crow
- Prey or Play
- Wheels of Fortune
- Heat of the Moment
- Tokyo Fun, Part 1: Big Bugg Bash
- Chicken In Chichen Itza, Part 2: The Wages of Fear (goes Omni-Kix)
- The Greatest Lake (goes Omni-Kix)
- Cosplay Day (goes Omni-Kix)
- Party Poopers
- Tim Buk-tv
- Growing Up Is Hard to Do
Cannonbolt is a playable alien character in the game.
Cannonbolt is used in the opening cutscene to battle Zombozo, but is quickly defeated.
Cannonbolt is able to curl into a ball, encasing himself in his plating and launching himself from ramps to cross long gaps.
Cannonbolt's Ultimate Ability consists of him aiming at enemies, then charging in ball form towards them.
Cannonbolt is vital for progression on the The Funhouse and the The Hive levels of the game.
Naming and Translations
| From Ядро, kernel|
From Пушечное, cannon and ядро, kernel
- So far, Cannonbolt and Diamondhead are the only aliens to have appeared in every series in the franchise, including the reboot.
- Cannonbolt is more stable than his original counterpart.
|Introduced in Season 1||Cannonbolt • Diamondhead • Four Arms • Gax • Grey Matter • Heatblast • Overflow • Stinkfly • Upgrade • Wildvine • XLR8|
|Introduced in Season 2||Rath • Shock Rock|
|Introduced in Season 3||Humungousaur • Slapback|
|Introduced in Season 4||Jetray|
|Omni-Enhanced Aliens||Cannonbolt • Diamondhead • Four Arms • Grey Matter • Heatblast • Overflow • Stinkfly • Wildvine • XLR8|
|Omni-Kix Aliens||Cannonbolt • Diamondhead • Four Arms • Heatblast • Humungousaur • Jetray • Rath • Shock Rock • Slapback • XLR8|
|Fusion Aliens||Amalgam Ben • Grey Arms • XLRArmBlastDiamondHeat|
|Non-Canon Aliens||Banana Alien • Hot Dog Alien • Mole-Stache|
|Non-Canon Fusion Aliens||Omnitrix Glitch Fusion • Rath Arms • Shock Blast|