His name comes from the Japanese word for the durian fruit.
Dodoria is stated to have a power level of 22,000 in Daizenshuu volume 7. Vegeta, who defeated him, had a power level of 24,000.
Powers and Abilities
Dodoria is one of the personal guards of Lord Freeza alongside Zarbon and one of the most powerful fighters in the Planet Trade Organization. The only ranking members beyond Freeza and his family stronger than Dodoria are Zarbon, the members of the Ginyu Force, Cooler's Armired Squadron, Abo, and Kado. Dodoria is particualtlyl ruthless and is usually sent to make a painful impression on locals or kill people within Freeza's own army that are getting to strong like Bardock and his crew.
Dodoria Big Blaster - A technique where Dodoria fires wave after wave of energy blasts in order to overwhelm a target.
Dodoria's Blow - A single punch technique meant to impale a target through the chest. Dodoria used this to kill a Namekian Warrior.
Dodoria's Head Cracker - A rush attack where Dodoria flies at high speed towards an enemey and uses his spiked head to ram into their stomach for an instant kill. Dodoria used this to kill a Namekian Warrior.
Energy Cannon - Dodoria's signature attack where he fires a large energy blast from his mouth. This is one of his most powerful attack. He used this in a failed attempt to kill the Saiyan Bardock after he killed Dodoria's Elite Soldiers.
Exploding Wave - A video game only attack for Dodoria where is manipulates the planets geomagnetic field to cause a large level explosion in an area. Nappa is the most famous user of this attack.
Flight - Dodoria is able to fly under his own power.
Maximum Buster - Dodoria's most powerful attack where he brings his hands above his head and releases a large orange colored energy beam to inflict great damage to his target. He used this in a failed attempt to kill Gohan, Krillin, and Dende and then again in a failed attempt to kill Vegeta.