Questions tagged [one-punch-man]

One-Punch Man (ワンパンマン) is a webcomic written and designed by ONE. It follows the story of Saitama, a hero bored by being too powerful.

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What is the source of Saitama's enormous power?

I have seen only the anime and not the manga. I am utterly curious about the ability and power of Saitama. In the starting episodes, he mentions that he trained very hard and also details his ...
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Does Saitama still continue his training?

Saitama mentioned that he got this strong through daily training, which consisted of 100 push-ups, 100 sit-ups and 100 squats along with running 10 km every single day. Also, he ate three meals a day, ...
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Who is this character in One Punch Man?

So I keep seeing a lot of this image: I recognise Saitama on the left, but who is the girl on the right? I don't believe I've seen her in One Punch Man at all, yet here she's potrayed like a main ...
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Why wouldn't everyone be S rank?

In One Punch Man, the Rank 1s of each lettered-rank have the opportunity to move up to the next rank. After that, everyone in that lettered-rank moves up a rank. Why wouldn't everyone keep moving up ...
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Is Genos really a cyborg?

So Genos has been a "cyborg" since he got that surgery. But is he really a cyborg? To me, a cyborg is a human with robot parts attached to their body, but I have seen no human part in him. His face ...
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Why is One Punch Man considered a parody anime?

I checked the synopsis here and I was wondering about the genre of parody. I’ve completed the season of One Punch Man and there was no parody of anything in the animé. The only parody animé I’ve ...
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Can Saitama breathe in space?

I'm just wondering whether Saitama could live in space, just like Superman or Goku, without needing oxygen to breathe?
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Which chapter of the One Punch Man webcomic should I start on after seeing the anime?

I just finished episode 12 of the anime and I'm under the impression that this is the end of season 1. I'd like to continue with the manga now. I don't want to read the remake; I want to read the ...
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Why does Saitama have such a simplistic design while others characters are so amazingly detailed?

Why is Saitama, the main character of One Punch Man, looking so plain, while everything in his world is so amazingly drawn? I mean even everyday things are so detailed to the point that we can ...
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In One Punch Man, is King actually weak?

In One Punch Man, King seems to be running away from fights. He does not seem to show power but only firmness. I want to know if King was just pretending that he is powerful or if he actually is.
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How does Sweet Mask (A-Class rank 1) plan to stop unworthy heroes from moving to S-Class?

Even though it's said by other heroes he should rank up, he refuses as he feels it is his duty to remain in the number one spot of A-Class to prevent the unworthy from becoming S-Class heroes, except ...
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Does Tatsumaki wear panties?

Some NSFW content and possible spoilers ahead. I came across this question and was instantly reminded of another character who, at first glance, seems to be not wearing any underwear, too: Tatsumaki. ...
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According to ONE, who would win in a fight between Tatsumaki and Mob?

While browsing through tvtropes, I found the following thing: The Verse: ONE has implied this and One-Punch Man share a verse (He was asked and answered a question on who would win between Mob and ...
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If the Hero Association thinks that King is the strongest man alive, why isn't he ranked higher?

King is many times referred to as the strongest man alive and the Hero Association stats give him a ranking of 10 in everything: Stamina, Intelligence, Justice, Endurance, Power, Popularity, ...
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What is Saitama reading?

In the One Punch Man manga, Saitama is often shown reading recently published and popular manga. In the anime, you can often see his bookshelf filled with manga. I suspect that the designs come from ...
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How could Armored Gorilla beat Marshall Gorilla?

https://onepunchman.fandom.com/wiki/Armored_Gorilla We all remember this gorilla in season 1, who seems really weak and lost against Genos. In season 2, we see him beating Marshall Gorilla in one ...
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Why did garou get orange hair?

In the last episode Garou gets orange hair. My question is why did Garou his hair color change to orange?
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Have there been any hints by writers about Blast?

Blast is #1 among S-rating heroes; it is said that only Blast will be able to stop a God-level attack. However, we never actually see Blast, or get any hints as to who he/she may be. The question is: ...
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Has there been any information about more One-Punch Man episodes being released? [closed]

I've finished the 12 One Punch Man episodes and the OVA. As far as I know there aren't any more episodes. Is there any news from a confirmed source about a second season coming?
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Why exactly is Saitama a hero?

Saitama, who trained for three years only doing 100 push-ups, 100 squats, 100 sit ups, and ran 10 kilometers every day, became a "superhero for fun", but what does he mean by that. Is he really only ...
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Which one is the original One Punch Man, the webcomic or the manga?

I have been reading One Punch Man manga for a while now, and noticed that there's apparently a webcomic on the internet too. Some people told me that the webcomic is original and the manga is ...
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Saitama source of income

during the three years Saitama was training and even before, he was unemployed, so from where did he get the money to "survive" ?
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What is the source of superpowers in the One-Punch Man universe?

Is it ever explained why some humans develop superpowers in the One-Punch Man universe? I'm not just talking about Saitama, I'm talking about the other heroes and martial artists. No one seems to ...
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How does S-Class heroes' power compare to threat levels?

In One Punch Man, there are classes for heroes and threat levels for monsters/villains. How does S-Class heroes' power compare to threat levels?
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Is the city name an alias, a code name, or a real name?

In One Punch Man, all city have some sort of name like A-City or Z-City, is this an alias, a code name, or a real name of the cities?
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Why does the Hero Association ratings have several S-Class Heroes to be more powerful than Tatsumaki?

According to the Hero Association ratings, several characters have more power than Tatsumaki. Bang, Atomi Samurai, Flashy Flash and amazingly King are rated to have a power of 10 while Tatsumaki only ...
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What is the difference between Hero Killer Stain and Hero Hunter Garou?

Both Hero Killer Stain from My Hero Academia and Hero Hunter Garou from One Punch Man are doing the same work, though Stain is a bit different. Is there any difference between them?
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Does Saitama have enhanced senses?

So Saitama jumped and appeared at King's apartment in floor 22th. How did he know King was there? Does Saitama have enhanced vision, hearing or something?
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Why is Silver Fang rated as S-class Rank 3 hero?

It's clearly that there is bunch of heroes are more powerfull but for some reason ranked below. Zombieman, Flashy Flash, Child Emperor - all of the guys allready beaten monsters ranked above Demon ...
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Power of Silver Fang (Bang)

I was watching the anime and I noticed in the episode where the meteorite was about to hit earth, Silver Fang or Bang still standing beside Genos. As far as the animated serial goes, just before ...
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Who are the Heroes that Sweet Mask acknowledged?

I saw an interesting question: How does Sweet Mask (A-Class rank 1) plan to stop unworthy heroes from moving to S-Class? My question is, at the moment, who are the Heroes that Sweet Mask acknowledged ...
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Is Atomic Samurai speed in the same level of Flashy Flash?

I found this comment in a forum Should'nt Atomic Samurai be sub relativistic since the databook puts his speed on the same level as Flashy flash? Is this true? Is Atomic Samurai speed in the ...
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Do Mob and Saitama live in the same universe?

In a former question it was pointed Mob appears in a cover photo of a One Punch Man manga. Does Mob appear in One Punch Man? . But also apparently Tatsumaki appears in a Mob Psycho manga (I've seen ...
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Who is faster, Flashy Flash or Speed-o'-Sound Sonic?

At some point in the webcomic, the speed of Flashy Flash's attack is given: it takes a centisecond to perform each attack. I suppose his speed can be calculated if you know the distance of his attacks....
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When does episode 9 of one punch man air?

It's currently 9:31 am 6/03/19, and the website yourcountdown.to says one punch man season 2 episode 9 is out now. Yet every other website says something around one more day and 18 hours. I cant seem ...
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How strong is Saitama to be able to resist the gravitational pull of a black hole?

In the fight between Geryuganshoop and Saitama, Geryuganshoop clearly states that not even Saitama could handle the gravitational pull of a black hole while he was using his telekinetic power ...
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Genos VS Mosquito Girl Soundtrack

So I was rewatching One Punch Man, and when Genos started fighting Mosquito Girl, I was really enjoying the music. Is it on the OST, or is anyone able to tell me where it is from?
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Which chapter should I start on in OPM Webtoons?

I finished reading One Punch Man manga (until the latest release) and I want to continue on the original webtoon. Which chapter should I start from?
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Does Mob appear in One Punch Man?

I was reading One Punch Man chapter #100 and in the cover there is a guy who looks like Mob from Mob Psycho 100. Is it him?
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Did Saitama's serious punch physically touch this character?

In the finale of season 1, did Saitama's serious punch physically touch Lord Boros or was it just the after-effect of the punch that hit Boros?
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Is Lightspeed Flash faster than light?

I'm wondering if Lightspeed Flash has the power to travel at the speed of light, or is faster than it, or is it just some kind of hero name?
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Which version of One Punch Man is more expanded, the webcomic or the manga?

So, I've been reading the One Punch Man webcomic after Garou defeated Tank Top Master. I haven't read the manga but only small segments which appear in Youtube reviews and things like that. Which ...
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Why King was demoted from #6 to #7 S Class rank?

According to the One Punch Man wikia the first rank assigned in screen to King was #6 but he currently is #7. Why was he demoted?
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Did Saitama have some level of superhuman strength before training?

In his encounter with Crablante before he started training, Saitama is hit by him and thrown away like 30 meters or more, and then hit again 2 more times with those gigantic claws Crablante has. If ...
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Why Saitama doesn't want to unleash his full power?

So far my impression of Saitama is him holding back his power. Even when the "Strongest" Alien in the universe attacked him, he easily finished him with NORMAL punches. He hasn't unleash his full ...
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Who has the strongest power level according to Child Emperor's Okame-chan device?

Child Emperor has a mask shaped device which allows him to measure the physical strenght of their opponents. According to it, he's physically stronger than a bear. Who has the strongest power level ...
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Which characters in One Punch Man have regeneration abilities?

I was reading the One Punch Man wikia and it apparently claimed Metal Bat has some sort of regeneration abilities which I don't know if it's true. I actually didn't think he had those. If it's true ...
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Where can I watch One Punch Man season 2 legally?

I have checked Hulu, but it does not have episode 1 of One Punch Man season 2. Where can I watch episode 1 to current legally?
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Can Mumen rider resist a S Class hero punch?

So Tank Top Master was about to hit Garou, Mumen Rider got in the middle and he received the punch for him, and he wasnt knocked out. I thought Mumen Rider was a weakling who didnt want to be promoted ...
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Fight differences between One Punch Man anime/manga/webcomic?

I realize that all three are at different spots story arc-wise, but I was wondering if there were any other discrepancies in terms of fights between the three at the point where the anime is currently ...