Accel (Performance Tip)

WEIGHT : Approx. 5,6 g
RELEASE DATE : July 18th, 2015

Description of the Accel Driver

First released with the B-01 DX Starter Valkyrie Wing Accel, on July 18th, 2015 as part of the Beyblade Burst system, Accel is the first attack type Performance Tip released in the Beyblade Burst Generation.

Accel features a small, flat plastic tip of small diameter, allowing the combination to move with speed around the stadium. When launched flat, this driver is able to create a fast Tornado Stall. When launched with a banked shot, this driver is able to create a flower-pattern, making it a decent attack Performance Tip.

Plastic creates less friction with the stadium floor than rubber, making Accel less aggressive than other classic attack type drivers such as Xtreme’. Furthermore, the lack of friction means that it will be more difficult for the combination to maintain a flower-pattern movement. Additionally, the plastic tip will make the combination relatively fast but also slightly harder to control, increasing the risk of self knock-outs.

However, the plastic tip of this driver does not suffer from wear like rubber attack Performance Tips, which typically need to be replaced on a regular basis due to their performances dropping with wear. Furthermore, plastic also creates more stamina potential, making this driver a potential option to play in the DB standard stadium.

Final Thoughts

Being made of plastic, this driver cannot compete with classic rubber attack drivers such as Quick’ or Xtreme’. However, it remains a fairly reliable attack Performance Tip that does not suffer from wear, and its stamina potential can make it a relevant albeit non-competitive option in larger stadiums such as the DB standard arena.

Furthermore, this Performance Tip is outclassed by its Dash variant, Accel’.

Therefore, this driver is not a must have, but it can be a good addition in any player’s collection.

List of Beyblade Products

You can find the Accel performance tip in the following products :

  • B-01 Valkyrie Wing Accel
  • B-06 Ragnaruk Central Accel 
  • B-08 Beyblade Start Dash Set : Valkyrie Wing Accel 
  • B-12 Deathscyther Oval Accel 
  • B-15-06 Random Booster Volume 1 : Spriggan Central Accel 
  • B-15-08 Random Booster Volume 1 : Kerbeus Spread Accel 
  • B-18 Beyblade VS Battle Set : Valkyrie Wing Accel 
  • B-24-04 Random Booster Volume 2 : Wyvern Heavy Accel 
  • B-29 Valkyrie Wing Accel Entry Package : Valkyrie Wing Accel
  • B-67-03 Random Booster Volume 5 : Unlock Unicorn Quarter Accel
  • B-00 Valkyrie Wing Accel (Black Knight Ver.) (CoroCoro Exclusive)
  • B-00 Accel (Gold Ver.) (Gold Driver Ticket Campaign)
  • B-00 Accel (Red Ver.) (Red Driver Campaign)
  • B-00 Accel (Gold Ver.) (CoroCoro Exclusive)

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