Yamcha and Tien think that Cell is dead and Goku won but Piccolo, Gohan, and Krillin are still worried. The reporter also thinks that he won, so does Goku himself. But they soon find out Cell can regenerate himself. Goku and Cell’s energy levels become lower, but they still continue to fight. They are almost equal as both continue to fight. Then, Goku starts being overpowered by Cell. They stop to rest and both realize their energy is running out, but Goku’s is running out faster. Goku admits there needs to be a new hero and forfeits the fight.