In Episode 288 ("Fukuro's Miscalculation - My Cola is the Water of Life!"), Luffy's Gear Third is introduced when he uses it to break down a closed steel door, and proceeds to pursue Robin. What is the background piece playing at the time?

Luffy getting ready to use Gear Third

  • I love that scene when Luffy uses Gear Third for the first time. The background music made it more epic!
    – user1466
    Nov 15, 2013 at 5:02

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The piece is Luffy vs Ratchet Round 1, composed by Kohei Tanaka.

It was first used in Movie 7: Giant Mecha Soldier of Karakuri Castle, which was released on March 4, 2006.

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