Questions tagged [one-piece]

One Piece is a shounen manga written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda, about the adventures of Monkey D. Luffy and his diverse crew, the Straw Hat Pirates.

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Why had Portgas D. Ace refused to take his father's surname?

Why did Portgas D. Ace refuse to take the Monkey D. name? What had his father done to him to resent him that much?
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Why are characters named Momonga named after flying squirrels?

In both One Piece and in Overlord, there is a character named Momonga (in Overlord, Momonga was his earlier name, but he goes by Ainz Ooal Gown during the series). 「モモンガ」 (momonga) is the Japanese ...
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What's the name of the song playing when Mr. 3 uses his Wax Wax Mansion ability on Luffy during the Little Garden Arc?

What is the song playing when Mr. 3 uses his Wax Wax Mansion ability on Luffy during the Little Garden arc (I think it's episode 75 ish)? I've been searching for it ever since I heard it, but no luck.
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Did “Fairy Tail” plagiarize “One Piece”?

As shown in the following pictures, there are so many similar scenes/character designs with One Piece: Isn't this considered plagiarism?
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Why don't the citizens use the underground port and factory to escape the Birdcage?

People can use the lift to go down. The Birdcage wouldn't possibly be deep enough. Also, the cage won't do any harm since it is a port and there is sea-water. The path can be created by any strong ...
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How many weeks are there in a One Piece year?

During the time-skip Luffy was sent to Rusukaina to train with Rayleigh. When they arrive Rayleigh introduces the island as follows. Rusukaina is home to the "48 seasons", a brutal island where the ...
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Did Ace master any Haki abilities?

Ace was the 2nd division commander of the Whitebeard crew, but he hadn't displayed power befitting of his title. Besides the fact that he was a Logia user with the power to control fire from Mera-Mera ...
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What will happen if one person eats two Devil Fruits?

If a person has already eaten one Devil Fruit, what will happen to him if he eats another Devil Fruit?
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Why does Luffy use Gear Second so much?

As mentioned here, Gear Second decreases the user's life span. When he first used Gear Second, it was a really important decision to make since it's side effect is so brutal. But after Enies Lobby ...
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In the Dressrosa Arc, why doesn't Luffy use Gear Second to quickly reach Doflamingo?

In the Dressrosa Arc, Luffy runs or rides constantly in order to reach Doflamingo - first he rides the bull Moocy, then he rides Cabbage's horse, and later starts running himself. Why doesn't Luffy ...
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In which episode did Luffy say the following quote?

I want to know in which episode Luffy said the following quote: You came without fear. Don't have any regrets, no matter what happens. This is the duel you wanted.
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What is Fairy Vearth?

The 'Fairy Vearth' that God Enel keeps talking about, the continuous land. Is he talking about the moon?
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Does Haki also eliminate Devil Fruit users' weakness against water?

If Luffy covers his arm with Haki and puts it in the water, will he lose his power or does the Haki cancel the effect of the water? I thought about it because of this image. When Luffy used his "Red ...
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Why can't the birdcage be cut?

Why does it appear that Doflamingo's Bird Cage is indestructible? What is the different between the strings used in DD's attacks and the birdcage? Why can't Zoro cut the birdcage?
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Is Blackbeard afraid of Luffy?

Why does Blackbeard send Burgess to assassinate Luffy? Is he afraid of him? I mean with his 2 Devil Fruit powers, he is overpowered. Even just with his Yami Yami no Mi, he won quite easily against Ace,...
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How is Armament Haki obtained or learned?

Armament Haki is being used by a number of users, namely Luffy, Sabo, Garp, Chinjao, etc. So, has there been any explanation given about the process or training involved in obtaining this Haki ?
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Did the animators make a mistake with Nami's glove after she stabbed Usopp at Arlong Park?

During the Arlong Park arc, specifically episodes 33 and 34, Nami stabs her left hand to help Usopp fake his death before the fishmen. Following the incident, Nami wears a glove on her right hand. ...
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Why is it that the swordsman's attacks appear to do nothing until they click the sword back into its sheath?

For example, in One Piece, Brook, and sometimes Zorro, do some big attack with their swords, but the cuts are not shown until after they return their swords to the sheaths.
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Who wrote the passage on the Poneglyph at Skypiea?

In chapter 507 the Straw Hat crew meets Rayleigh for the first time. It was then that Robin asked whether Roger was able to understand the ancient language used on the poneglyphs, because at Skypiea ...
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Where is Sanji in this currently ongoing Dressrosa fight?

Sanji appeared in the starting of the Dressrosa arc and fought with Doflamingo for a short span. However, I haven't seen him in any of the ongoing Dressrosa fights (I mean he should have been there ...
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Was Shanks expected to eat the Gomu Gomu no Mi?

At the beginning of the series, we see Shanks carrying the Gomu Gomu no Mi fruit around like a treasure. Was he expected to eat this fruit? Or did he just sell it? It's obvious he didn't want Luffy ...
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Why is Shanks a Yonko?

In One Piece, Shanks doesn't have any Devil Fruit power. Also, he lost an arm while saving Luffy. What makes him a Yonko ? For Example Whitebeard had a powerful Devil Fruit. But even without ...
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How does the travel works in One Piece universe? [closed]

I have noticed that traveling between and within the oceans in the One Piece world isn't easy. However, the Marines and some advanced pirate crews/alliances commute daily between the oceans. To be ...
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Was Blackbeard strong before eating the Yami Yami no Mi?

He gave Shanks a brutal scar, years before he found the Yami fruit. This instantly makes me think he is strong as hell, with or without a Devil Fruit. He almost broke Ace's neck during their battle. ...
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How does navigation work in One Piece universe?

The navigation devices in the One Piece universe are: The compass for the Eastblue, Southblue, Westblue, Northblue The Log-Pose for the Grand Line The New-World Log-Pose for the New World Other ...
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Why was One Piece white washed? [closed]

After the two-year time skip, Zoro and Robin came back lighter skinned. I would have thought nothing of it, but after searching for "fishman racism" on Google, I ran into an article on Oda's racism ...
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Are Logia types overpowered?

Logia types seem overpowered. Excluding the fact that they are practically invincible to anyone who is not a Haki user (if they can reflexively turn into their element), they have many more advantages:...
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What are Trebol's powers?

According to the wiki page on Trebol, he should be a Logia user, using the Sticky Fruit's powers. This was verified in chapters 741 and 760, when we could see Trebol completely unaffected after being ...
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Where does Pica's body go when he uses his fruit?

Pica uses the Stone Stone fruit, which in recent episodes, shows him But, what happens to his human body when he uses his fruit in this way?
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Roronoa Zoro's boasts

I'm quite interested in Zoro's personality, especially when he boasts to others about his powers. Can someone list out all or some of Zoro's lines so far in the manga? I can only remember two: In ...
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Haki against Jewelry Bonney

I have seen so far that Jewelry Bonney can alter someone's age by touching them. So I'm just wondering how could you fight against that kind of power with Haki. Could Armament Haki defend the user ...
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Has there been a woman that Sanji did not get attracted to?

As far as I have read One Piece, Sanji has not met any woman yet that he did not get attracted to (except okamas, old women and young girls). My question is, were all middle-aged women in the series ...
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What are the 9 mountains and 8 seas?

So we have all seen Zoro boast. Over the 9 mountains and 8 seas... Throughout the world itself... There is nothing I cannot cut. Now it made me wonder, which mountains and what seas was he ...
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Why do Rebecca's breasts appear polished/shiny?

I don't understand this image: If you look at her headgear, you'll see that it's polished and has that clean shine. But what's up with her breasts? They appear to be shining or they look polished, ...
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Can only men pass on the will of D.?

So I was wondering how the will of D. is passed on. We have seen three cases where the will of D. was shown to be passed on and they were all from generation to generation by birth. Luffy got it from ...
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What is the soundtrack playing in One Piece when god Usopp is held up by the giant?

I've been searching since I first heard it before the time-skip. I believe it was also played before the news coo delivers the paper to chopper in bird island. I quit searching and now heard it again ...
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Which episodes of One Piece are filler?

I want to watch One Piece, but the anime has a lot of filler content not in the manga. I'd rather not watch the filler content and only watch the episodes which are directly related to the plot. To be ...
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How did they put Shiryu in his cage?

In the Impel Down Arc, it was said that Shiryu (also known as Shiryu of the Rain) is on par with Magellan in terms of strength. How did they put Shiryu in his cage if he is on equal strength with the ...
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Is Monkey D. Luffy named after Sun Wukong?

Monkey: Journey to the West by Wu Cheng'en in the 16th century is regarded as one of the 4 great classical novels of China (at least according to Wikipedia). I have read that Son Goku (Dragon Ball) ...
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Are Franky & Bon Clay voiced by the same voice actor?

I'm just wondering if the voice actor of Franky is the same as the one of Mr. 2 Bon Clay. They sound the same.
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Luffy's Straw Hat

During the Impel Down Arc it is seen that luffy already had a straw hat when Ace and Luffy both have flashbacks of the past when they were kids. Didn't Luffy only get the straw hat when he was older ...
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What's up with Nami's breast size?

Did Nami undergo a breast operation by Chopper? ;-) All joking aside! How could an 18 year old girl's breasts grow so large within 2 years? After the time skip, Luffy became 19 and Nami turned 20. ...
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How old is Sugar?

It is said that the Hobi Hobi no Mi grants eternal youth to the user, besides allowing them to turn people into toys and wiping their existence out of anyone else's mind. So that being said, it is ...
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Do Zoro, Nami and Robin suffer from bad eyesight?

Although I never noticed in the main story of the anime, there are scenes in some of the openings where Zoro, Nami and Robin are shown wearing eyeglasses: Zoro in opening 11 Robin in opening 13 Nami ...
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What is the name of the soundtrack playing in One Piece episode 527 when Sanji cries on Fishman Island?

Is there anyone who can tell me which soundtrack this is? I couldn't find it.
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What powers did Gol D. Roger possess?

I am a big fan of the One Piece manga. I just started watching the anime (completed 3 seasons). I was wondering: What powers did the Pirate King Gol D. Roger possess? Is there any chapter/episode ...
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How was San-Juan Wolf put in the Impel Down?

San-Juan Wolf is a giant who was a prisoner in Impel Down, until Blackbeard freed him. But how does a man so huge, who is almost big as the Marine Headquarters, get put in the Level 6 of Impel Down? ...
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Who killed Z sensei's family? [duplicate]

I watched the One Piece movie about Zephyr ( Z ) sensei. In it they explain that someone killed his family and cut his arm off, later becoming a warlord. I searched online, but could not find another ...
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What's the name of the music in One Piece filler episode 406?

In One Piece's episode 406. Whats the name of the music that starts playing on the 2:30 mark after the opening?
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Which of Usopp's lies have not come true?

A running gag in One Piece is that Usopp's lies eventually turn out to be true (with some minor modifications such as his age). For instance, he discovered giant goldfish, pirates came (though they ...