what do you guys expect out of pica?
also post you're favorite pages from the manga
better question is why is nobody posting in one piece threads anymore? :(
Pica is dead.
It's always like that on the weekend. Not much to discuss.
Just wait until the next chapter is going to be released
Pica looks like retard.
Here's this one until I remember better pages. So hyped.
To be killed by Luffy.
Forgot my image
My favorite page
To be completely fucked. He's lower on Doffy's team than both Diamante and Vergo, for him to go against Luffy and Zoro simultaneously is a total suicide.
Well, maybe he has some weird ability that will stall Luffy and Zoro . Like manipulating the walls of the palace or some shit like that
I still think it's too early for the Luffy vs Dofla showdown, so something will happen. Or Luffy is going to lose the first round.
>Losing in the first round against Dofla
I highly doubt it
It would be disappointing. But as I said, it's still too soon for the showdown.
Can Senor Pink swim through Pica?
Luffy never won first round against arc-villain past East Blue.
You should ask /y/.
One question: Is Mr. 3 a logia user?
No. He can create and control wax but he can't turn into it.
But why? It's wax??
It's Oda, I ain't gotta explain shit.
Magellan can create poison, but he can't turn into it. Same principle.
Yes, but you can punch him without Haki.
He can leak wax, but he himself is not made out of wax.
By that logic, Magellan should poison himself.
No, Pica, Vergo, Diamante, and Trebol are all Elite Executive Officers.
He does. That's why he sits on the toilet all day
Still, the way things are getting set up I think Luffy's gonna job Dolfa. Dofla just seems too unprepared for anything
I except Pica to have pica.
not every wants to argue about tiers.
>Can contact every other snails in the world
>They all remember your face so no theft identity
>Privacy enabled as long as you've got another snail hiding who be callin
Only bad thing about them is the monopoly on it. Beside sthat, it's perfect.
Vergo was Doffy's oldest friend, he was basically Doffy's Zoro. Then there is Diamante who's the strongest fighter and hero of the coliseum, and Pika's a commando unit leader, that means his specialty is basically running up to target fucking something up and then running away before he can get his ass kicked.
Do you think Mihawk is stronger than Shanks?
What monopoly? They're just common snails, and the technology seems to be known by people around the world. How would Dragon get himself a full set of mushis along with coding one if it was WG monopoly?
No, he's too minor a character to be stronger than Shanks.
In personal strength yes. But since in OP strength of someone is always tied to the power of his crew then overall no.
Click random until you get a random devil fruit power.
I expect Mihawk is/was a better swordsman, but Shanks has non-swordsman abilities that he'd choose not to use during their spars.
If someone had the snail-snail zoan, would they be able to tap into calls around the world?
Maybe Dragon works for the WG
>potential last boss for Zoro
>we will never get a good Zoro fight again
Why Oda why
Nah, Zoro's last boss will be either Shiley or Gandhi.
We will once he gets a proper opponent like Fujitora or good old handicap, all we've seen since timeskip was him against some weakling with a sword full of himself.
I don't see why you think that. He'll run up against a challenging opponent eventually.
Everything past the TS was boring
Ryuma was just okay
Kaku fight was terrible
His last good fight was on Skypiea
Whomever Zoro's last boss will be, he'll be the one who ate the stairs-stairs fruit.
>Kaku fight was terrible
I liked it. Lots of memorable moments.
>Kaku fight was terrible
What the fuck are you on? Kaku fight was great, apart from the asspully victory, which may turn out to be some subconscious Haki.
>posting the image of Zoro shiting out a mini Das Bones
Well fuck your shit, now I can't unsee that. Stupid pose.
So if Franky discovered how to give inanimate objects devil fruits, when is he going to give one of the Strawhats' weapons one?
>Zoro's sword with a shark zoan
>Nami's Climatact with a parrot zoan
I like how that scene of Zoro's total badassery was turned in the anime into him getting his ass kicked and barely making it out alive.
Usopp is in dire need of an df weapon
mera mera no mi for kabuto
>Watching the anime
You can't put a non-zoan into weapons and use it properly. You can't train inanimate objects. You can train animals which is why you can control it.
You need a conscious to control your fruit or weapon which is why it has to be a zoan.
If I recall, we did have that happen implicitly off screen. After he takes down Hody in one cut, the next time we see Zoro he's locked in a cage.
Fuck that arc.
But his weapon is conscious already.
It's not. It might work with the ship though.
>Giving a ship a Devil Fruit
>You need a conscious to control your weapon
I can see a fire sword working for a swordsman. The say swords are an extension of their own bodies, and I wouldn't put it past Oda to take that logic literally.
If a human can have their knees submerged then I'm sure a ship could have a bit submerged too. Would be hard to pull off though.
well, it looks pretty lively too me
You could have given Merry a devil fruit, but it would need to be constantly coated to avoid being paralyzed and sinking in the sea water.
Ahh shit I forgot. Is the whole thing alive? I cant remember.
It wouldn't sink. It would float since that is what a non devil fruit boat would do.
Do you realize what you just said?
Human bodies float too, but DF user's body just sinks. They stated it quite clearly, users in the water "become hammers".
Yeah. When in water, the ship reverts to being a ship and ships float. DF users don't sink because they become heavier or anything, they sink because they don't have the energy to swim. Boats don't swim they float. Also, the ship has that spirit which is why it would work.
So did Zoro use haki during this fight or?
No. If it's anything beyond just swordsmanship, it's related to the "voice of all things".
mushi-mushi no mi
anon you're onto something here
This. Dofla even got scared by Aokiji. He's a manipulative asshole, not a confrontational guy. An agressive animal like Luffy going all up his face like that is unexpected for him.
That's a Japanese idiom isn't it? Why would they become heavier? When they touch Kairoseki which has the same effect as as the sea they just lose energy. When Luffy elephant guns the Kraken his hand did not become heavier but he said it was taking the energy out of him. The sea does not make you heavier.
It's not about becoming heavier, physics aren't involved in that process, users are just unable to float, they instantly sink.
That was already done with Wapol[spoiler/].
I really miss old zoro
What if Kaidou has this fruit
Even unconscious people float unless they're weighed down, but devil fruit users do not. For some confirmation that they sink, look at the SBS where they asked why Mr. 3 didn't sink.
but then Kairoskei would do shit.
If Oda STILL doesn't show Sabo's face this week I will be pretty pissed.
Enough fucking us around already, I love Oda... but he is pushing it too far now
I don't follow.
Pardon me. You're right I looked it up.
and that's how he rose to power via blackmail and other sketchy things, I could see this happening
But he already showed us his monkey king zoan. It's okay
You don't like being teased? Just sniff his asian micro penis for a few more weeks. The load will be all the more delicious.
Well at least no one responded to it in this thread
This time anyway.
So, how about predictions for the next episodes layout?
I'm guessing it'll end just as Luffy finds out from that thug that Ace's fruit is gonna be up as a prize. Thus making last weeks and this weeks episode sum up one single chapter.
>Fuck Toei, you made me wait for Fujitora's scene you had best not fuck this up
Where are they? Has Fujitora already shown is gravity power? Because I think toei will fuck this up royaly
If that isn't hard-boiled then I don't know what is.
As far as I'm concerned, the anime stopped after Enies Lobby.
>"you made me wait for Fujitora's scene"
>"Has Fujitora shown his power"
Nope, that's what I meant by scene, they left it on a fucking clffhanger of the ball rolling around on the gambling table. It'll be the next episode he shows it.
I really feel nothing but pity for people who only watch the anime.
>Franky has no emotional bond to Merry
>Still cries the most
Logia are natural elements. Wax and poison are animal products. Poison exists in plants but it wouldn't need to without animals threatening them.
And Zoro doesn't care at all. What a dick
Franky's a shipwright. He obviously knows about the bonds between a good ship and its crew.
And Zoro promised to never cry again after Mihawl beat his ass with a baby knife.
i'm only a couple episodes into the Punk Hazard arc and i have one question. does Chopper ever use his Arm and Jumping point ever again? or is Kung fu Point basically a mix between the two
Hes actually on the same level as Diamante.
Cause that makes him any less fucked.
The way I'd have made it, transponder snails would look like whoever was on the other hand. So their "personalized" look would only be temporary.
Damn Usopp, man. Get your shit together.
If I don't see Sabo's face next chapter, I swear. Who does Oda think he's fooling? Everyone's figured it out and he needs to stop dick teasing.
You're no fun
Ryuma and Kaku fights were both good though.
There's not enough mystery for it to be dragged on for long. And Oda being Oda, he'll hold off on this shit for as long as possible by focusing his writing on other events which aren't that intriguing. Prime example is the fight between Fujitora and Dofla against Law. There was a perfectly tense set up. A cliffhangar of one of the chapters had me pumped. Then we only get to see the beginning of the confrontation and the end, with Law lying on the ground totally bloody and their surroundings damaged as shit.
When will this guy hopefully die?
Stop right now and switch to the manga.
It doesn't, just correcting that anon's mistake.
Doffy will probably tell Diamante to unmask Lucy now that he knows it's not actually Luffy, so we might get the reveal next chapter. There's a ton of shit happening though, so I wouldn't be surprised if it gets pushed another week or something stupid
Its like you don't know anything about writing. Oda isn't hiding his face because he doesn't want us to know its Sabo, hes hiding his face because his new appearance is going to be shocking due to scars/eyepatch/something else. Also you're crazy if you ever thought the Law/Fuji/Doffy fight wasn't gonna be off-screen, why would Oda spoil all of their powers in a little one sided skirmish when they are all gonna have real fights soon?
its alright during the days but at night one piece threads really fucking die
zoro will probably fight him while luffy and viola go further in
>Oda isn't hiding his face because he doesn't want us to know its Sabo
When did I ever say this was the case?
>hes hiding his face because his new appearance is going to be shocking due to scars/eyepatch/something else.
This is besides the point, but Luffy was able to recognize him quickly, a guy who hadn't seen in how many years? His face is not going to be that deformed by battle marks. Also, we already know he has a scar. Is your opinion really only that he's delaying because he doesn't want to show us the remaining few inches of the scar? He's hyping this reveal up but it doesn't have enough mystery surrounding it. The CClown exchange did have a lot of mystery surrounding it. Nobody in their right minds thought it was going to go smoothly, and the calm townsfolk even foreshadowed that Dofla hadn't truly abdicated. Setting up the confrontation as the cliff hangar of a chapter was perhaps the wrong decision if the fight wasn't even going to be seen. Also, you act as though that wasn't a good opportunity to introduce Dofla and Fujitora's abilities. In reality that situation was more intriguing than the predictable formula of not revealing full abilities until Luffy, Zoro and Sanji start fighting the final fights of the arc.
It didn't have to be a one sided skirmish. For one thing, there have been one sided skirmishes that were some of the best fights in the series. But you forget that this exchange had been hyped to the fucking extreme. It was one of the main reasons for going to Dressrosa.
he beat hody, he beat foxy and he beat moriah in one fight
Daily reminder that if we see Lucy full smile and a tooth isnt missing: it isnt sabo
Because the anime is terrible and completely changes important scenes.
that still doesn't really tell me much, i wanna know how
Doffy and Fuji completely stomped Law while Law tried to run around and buy time. That fight would not have been worth showing. It wouldn't have been a good time to show their abilities because then we'd already know all of them before the actual fight. You can whine all you want and say you'd prefer it another way but what Oda did makes perfect sense.
Hence, the fake mustache that covers his entire mouth.
not the other guy but, it's all down to personal preference, some like the faster pace of the manga while others like the filler in the anime
Well the main thing is that they only cover like 1-2 chapters an episode, which causes a lot of filler and padding. Then on top of that, the filler they add completely changes the tone of scenes. For example, Zoro vs Hody in the manga was a one shot, where as in the anime they made it look like Zoro was struggling. They do this with a lot of fights and other scenes and its just not good. Then you have the padding which reaches near-DBZ levels of drawn out. The manga is far superior in every way. Feel free to still watch the anime if you want, just don't exclusively watch it.
I refuse to believe theres actually anyone who prefers the filler in the anime.
they combined them
Daily reminder that there is time gaps in between panels of the manga that the anime needs to fill... and oda isnt going to be up their ass about every second of it
Daily reminder that they fill the time gaps with bullshit that doesn't make any sense and completely changes the original tone of the manga.
daily reminder that you can just have shit happening really fast in the manga
like diaglogue has to be said in the same way its said in real life...
Fujitora fucking stated that what he did was merely a test. What makes you think his full potential would have been revealed in that fight? Law can pull some hot shit, but it would have been really damn nice to see his hot moves amount to shit in the face of a new admiral and Dofla.
>That fight would not have been worth showing.
And yet most of everything else that was happening--characters taking turns saying exposition, Usopp lying once again to cute dwarfs which are only there to satisfy the very young portion of OP fans, and Sanji and Violet's all sudden understanding of each other--just wasn't that good. It was okay, but it wasn't good. The confrontation set up, on the other hand, was outstanding but was dismissed.
You can whine all you want and say you'd prefer it another way but what Oda did makes perfect sense.
Forgive me. I didn't know you were going to take to take a stance that similar to the "objectively the best" argument. Opinions don't exist when it comes to our master Oda.
I don't know what the fuck you're even trying to say.
READ MY LIPS, fujitora will die at the hands of kaidou and his immense duck logia powers. fujitora won't see it coming lel
Saying that the other things happening weren't good is pure opinion, but they whether they were good or not they needed to be shown. There was no reason that we needed to see the fight and it made perfect sense to have it be off screen.
>Forgive me. I didn't know you were going to take to take a stance that similar to the "objectively the best" argument. Opinions don't exist when it comes to our master Oda.
No one said its the objective best, I said it makes perfect sense. You were complaining and I'm telling you there was nothing wrong with it. Notice how "making sense" and "objectively the best" aren't even close to the same.
When you read the manga shit happens fast right?
Well thats because it jumps through time in each panel
Oda cant show something that happens in 5 minutes and make it 5 minutes worth of reading...
the anime has to fill the gaps
Yes, but that has nothing to do with the reasons why the anime is shitty.
you dont enjoy the anime because you're a little bitch boy with no taste in humour
thanks for opening my eyes i'll be sure to read from now on, i'll just watch fights i guess, this is sure to save some time it almost hurts to do this though since i've gone this far just watching
dude the anime is fucking terrible
There are some good episodes, for example the Smoker vs Vergo fight was pretty good but most of the time it just sucks
Just keep watching it, and start the manga from the beginning then.
dont worry i watched 310 episodes and switched to the manga and it was rad, i did go and rewatch some of the things in the anime like some fights and really cool moments like shanks stopping the war
I was in the same boat as you, but once I started to read the manga I got really addicted and I don't want to got back.
When was the last time One Piece had a decent fight? Punk Hazard and Fishman Island had crappy ones.
fishman island and punk hazard were literally just to show how strong the crew got, but smoker and law vs vergo was decent, and the gladiator battles have been pretty good so far
Making sense and making perfect sense is not even the same thing. For it to be perfect it has to executed perfectly. Oda whips out the tension and takes it nowhere. Absolutely nowhere. The reason it wasn't shown was because Oda only genuinely cares about fights between the strawhats. That shit gets old, though.
>but they whether they were good or not they needed to be shown.
When did I say otherwise? Why sacrifice one for the other? Oda's proved several times that he writes so events are happening simultaneously. Also, he's broke out the old time flashback in this arc. There's no reason to not go back and show some of the fight.
they just aren't fighting people who match their skills. the power gap between Luffy and Hody felt like it was huge, even when he had all the steroids
Law/Smoker vs Vergo was great.
Brook vs Zeo was decent enough
But yeah, the last Strawhat fight was back in Thriller Bark, vs Oars
>Making sense and making perfect sense is not even the same thing. For it to be perfect it has to executed perfectly.
So you don't even understand english, got it.
and even that fight kinda sucked, it just dragged on...
>But yeah, the last Strawhat fight was back in Thriller Bark, vs Oars
What do you mean by that? There have been plenty of good fights since then. We've also had a strawhat team up battle since then too.
Sanji is so weak, he needs some way to deal damage, preferably from a distance. Both Blue Walk and Sky Walk are incredibly strong, but I don't see him being much of a threat to anyone with just shitty kicks. Okama mode for shit like hell wink would make him a rival to Zoro again.
Punk Hazard was? Nah, son. Sanji got his leg fucked up and Zoro potentially knows some kind of haki. Luffy wins in a fight against what could hardly even be called a fight in One Piece standards. The only thing that was impressive in terms of strength came from Law cutting that mountain in half. Nobody in the crew went all out in punk hazard. They did somewhat in fishman island, but not really. I'm hoping this will be the arc to either show that they can manage in the new world.
The word "perfect" is nothing but a buzzword to you. Got it. For something to make sense doesn't mean it's good. Something can easily make sense but still could have been better pulled off. What the fuck do you think I've been talking about?
"Making perfect sense" doesn't mean that the execution is perfect, it means that the logic in it is perfect. You fucking dunce.
Fishman island was like the beginning of one piece, where the enemies were so far below the crew the fights were complete stomps. Then Punk Hazard is more like baratie/arlong where the enemies aren't necessarily super strong but there are a lot of things going on to cause problems for the crew that don't have to do with directly fighting. Now Dressrosa is Alabasta, their first real test against a shichibukai taking over an island.
im honestly surprised he hasnt learned tempest kick since he can use sky walk
zoro has haki we've already been told this
I've already explained why that's not true. In light of the set up of the confrontation, easily the most or one of the most tense things in this arc, the follow up to it is weak as fuck at best. In other words, it makes no sense for it to be set up like that only to switch things that could have happened in a following chapter. Oda dropped the ball. What else is there to say?
Just because everything isn't exactly how you want it doesn't mean Oda dropped the ball. Why don't you whine directly at Oda and maybe he'll send you an apology letter?
Fighting with fleshlights dildos and anal beads. I would consider eating this fruit
When did I say I wanted to write the fight? You assume wrong. I guess critics of all kinds just want to take over the creative process, right? Oda knows how to create a set up and a satisfying follow up. This was definitely not one of them. He could have thought up any number of options of how the fight could have turned out. Instead he jumps ship and swims off to something else completely. It was just disappointing, that it was.
The way it happened is the way that makes the most sense. Sure he could have done it another way, but the way he did it was fine.
Check your human priviledge.
Gotta disagree. Maybe it would have made more sense if Oda didn't go for that kind of set up. Unfortunately, he did, and as the consequence the things he decided to follow it up with seemed very slow by comparison. And what's more is that the follow ups were pretty standard stuff for Oda, but because he hyped the shit out of that CClown exchange and the fight that was about to take place, the things he switched to seemed like a crawl to get through. Bad decision on his part.
*in your worthless opinion
Why do you post this every thread?
Because there is no need for its own thread.
Also I post only on Fridays and Saturdays.
You can't blame Oda for you giving yourself false expectations. Everyone and their mother knew that the fight was going to happen mostly off-screen before it even started, because thats what makes the most sense. No one wants the arc villain's powers revealed in a worthless fight at the start of the arc.
>No one wants the arc villain's powers revealed in a worthless fight at the start of the arc.
You serious? Go back and take a look at the end result. Tell me how many injuries Fujitora or Dofla received in the process of all that. Then tell me what Law looks like in comparison. You're a retard if you think Law made them use any of their best tricks. And again, Oda can make one sided fights great. It's not like he only had the option to switch to other things. Why hype something if it's not to be followed through in some way or another? The only reason I can think of is incompetency. Yet, Oda is not incompetent. It makes no sense why it was handled so poorly.
Mihawk actively avoids attacking Shanks during the whitebeard war saying it is "asking too much of him" or something
he recognizes that Shanks is baller as fuck and would probably at least fuck him up severely
Okay, made me guffaw a bit.
If Luffy wins against Doflamingo, I'm dropping One Piece.
You all need to calm your fucking tits right god damn now.
My girl here eats a bowl of esdeath flags for breakfast every fucking morning.
Without any milk.
God fucking dammit, Wrong Thread.
Why is she so useless and irrelevant? All the other Supernova didn't get caught and are doing stuff in the New World.
Zoro's last boss will be a maze. The maze doesn't even have to eat a devil fruit. It can just be a maze.
I watched Baron Omatsuri for the first time yesterday and it was really fucking good
I wish franky was in it though, he's one of my favorite strawhats
>Yfw its not sabo its actually their friend Gabeo
What if there's a fruit similar to all fiction?
Any speculative ideas about what the one piece actually is? White Beard said once it was found it would cause a war that would encompass the entire planet. It has to be some crazy shit, but what?
what happened to Arlong again?
is he still alive?
Friendship. We all can see it a mile away.
You can't have it both ways. Either it was a fight worth showing but Oda didn't want to show their abilities, or it was a shitty fight where nothing interesting happened. You can't say "Oh well they wouldn't have actually DONE anything, BUT I DEMAND TO SEE IT"
what are the odds that it ISN'T another superweapon?
None of the villains die in One Piece.
Last we head he was in marine prison. Beyond that there is nothing.
Theres a fairly popular theory about it being a weapon designed to destroy the red line and unite the 4 seas.
Already been confirmed not to be something like that.
Live stream the raw in 2 minutes
>Inb4 anti-animu plebs
Hes in jail. No one piece villain has died yet.
Anybody else sad that all of Doffy's minions are retarded looking and have terrible designs?
>Roger had a "Devil Style" fruit
>He conquered the Grand Line on pure skill and without any coincidences
You faggots are forgetting that only Vegapunk can do that shit.
Senor Pink for new nakama
No, because you're the only person that thinks that.
Please leave or reported
Barto is best girl.
Sabo lost that tooth when he was kid, though. His adult teeth would have replaced it.
I see that mangapanda even has to put their stupid obnoxious watermark over these insipid reddit humor comics they make.
They took him down probably without breaking a sweat and definitely without getting hurt. That is not interesting to you? After Law cut a fucking mountain in the last arc? We all know that Oda has a hard on for strictly Luffy, Sanji and Zoro to fight the biggest battles. Law himself said to Dofla that he would get burned if he underestimated the strawhats. As irrational as Oda's boner is for Luffy and Sanji and Zoro, it seems like watching Law get stomped would have given Oda a boost for his erection when Luffy beats him. The fight wouldn't have even lasted long. But we all know Luffy is probably going to beat Dofla, the main villain, as per usual for OP arcs, so what better way to showcase Luffy's strength than by him beating the guy who beat the guy who sliced a damn mountain in half? To me it's clear that whatever happened, it was interesting, and Oda fucked up. I love him, but he fucked up.
>implying Diamante, Pica and Trebol aren't some of the best designs in One Piece.
No, seeing Law get jobbed by the arc villains without them using any techniques whatsoever is not interesting.
>To me it's clear that whatever happened, it was interesting, and Oda fucked up. I love him, but he fucked up.
You can keep whining all you want, its not going to make it true.
jail, but apparently not impel down. calling it all the East Blue saga villains are going to be recruited by Axe-Hand Morgan. as villains for Coby and Helmeppo to fight
I haven't read one piece anything but judging by this picture it looks like even Luffy gets powered up by the POWER OF FRIENDSHIP. Nice.
No he got his ass kicked actually
I've heard that theory. That alone doesn't match up with White Beard's description, however, because there's not much to stop super strong pirate alliances from crossing the red line and taking on armies of the other parts of the world. Wiping out the red line would make it easier for that purpose, but it was still possible before that were to happen. And first of all, the red line being wiped out isn't going to alone trigger war in everyone's mind. Why would it? White Beard make one piece seem like it alone is enough for everyone to lose their shit.
See those bandages? Luffy got his ass fucking destroyed by the OP bigshots. Basically the only reason he managed to recover was acknowledging that he had to keep moving forward for the sake of other people who all put their trust in him.
But it is interesting. You can keep saying it's not all you want, it doesn't make it true. The only one-sided fights which Oda even does anymore is with fucking cannon fodder. Law is not cannon fodder, and seeing him getting owned would have made the enemies even more strong.
So is Brook officialy the less 'strawhat' of the crew? I dont evern remember where he is right now.
He's on the Sunny with every other irrelevant character.
Also, >not liking Brook
Has Oda ever discussed why he doesn't like drawing gore? Seriously, as powerful as some of these villains are, how could they possibly be kept in jail for long?
It would have added nothing. We got the same exact effect by it happening off-screen, plus we didn't waste several chapters. Its perfectly fine for you to prefer it to have been another way, but you can't say it was objectively bad because it was the option that makes the most sense.
It was more of a reason to continue living than to beat up somebody.
The red line being destroyed would be enough for everyone to lose their shit.
Not sure what you mean by that. If you meant last then yes, he was the last strawhat. If you meant least then that doesn't make sense either.
Quick Summary of the newest One Piece ep:
>Fujitora scene's pacing was terrible, he actually stands up and slashes them and walks around before crushing them. Although someone can just edit it to be exactly like the manga and just remove all the crap Toei added.
>Episode ended on Luffy learning about Ace's Mera Mera just like the chapter
>No Doffy Executives shown
>Chapter 702 covers 4 pages less than usual
>Toei ends the previous episode before Fuji does his gravity thing to compensate
>The episode covering 702 ends on the same place as the chapter but complete skips over showing the executives
>Instead shows filler with Kinemon getting lost for 3 minutes and Fujitora slicing thugs for 5 minutes
>Showing the executives would have been entirely possible if Toei had forsaken literally 1 minute of that padding
How does Toei think?
TOEI a shit.
Seriously,they they only had one major scene to do good on.The director for the storyboard of this ep is a moron
They basically made a new world version of this as someone said earlier.
Not every villain has been a user. The guards have to be at least vice admiral status. Shackles can be broken by the stronger ones.
This again, huh? Well, let me say that I never said it was objectively bad. I just said it was bad. Not bad because everyone knew the fight wasn't gonna go in Law's favor. Bad because there was a set up that entailed it was supposedly going to be one of the most tense things in the arc, but the follow up didn't even touch upon it until it was over. If the set up wasn't written as the focus of the two chapters that it was in, it would have been all good, because it would have been treated as a side thing. You don't treat the fight set up as the focus, then use a bait and switch. It makes it seem like the writer doesn't know what he wants to focus on.
i don't know man the yeti cool brothers were cool
>The red line being destroyed would be enough for everyone to lose their shit.
Can you explain in more detail? Why exactly is that alone enough to cause a global war? If anybody from the new world really wanted to, they could still cross it and start shit anyway.
Okama Sanji when
Oh wow, that's a perfect example.
But yeah with a little editing I hope someone will fix the shit that Toei did and just have Fuji immediately put them in the ground.
Something that Shanks and Roger and Rayleigh would value, but which Buggy has no interest in claiming.
It's not gold and jewels, that's for sure.
>It's not gold and jewels, that's for sure.
Oh, of course. I'm pretty sure ever since the ancient weapons came into questioning, people have been anticipating the one piece as being one of them.
We've seen two of the ancient weapons, or at least one of them and know what the second is. Only question is the final weapon, but I don't think that it's also the One Piece, because that would make it particularly special beyond the bounds of already being an ancient weapon. We'll probably see Uranus before getting to Raftel. Maybe Pluton as well, since Robin knows where it is after reading the Alabasta poneglyph.
how long would have arcs been if they didn't stretch 1-2 chapters into one episode
daily reminder that vergo's death was the most beautiful
Impel Down and Marineford sucked because the whole crew weren't involved.
but Amazon Lily was great because the whole crew wasn't involved
Amazon Lily was an excuse for Oda to draw a LOT of fanservice.
I like Smoker, he's really cool but underused.
Pre timeskip Tashigi > Timeskip Tashigi
Oda said he doesn't like to kill characters because it might feel bad for people who feel represented by these characters. Then again, he said this before Ace and WB deads, so who knows.
i cring everytiem ;_;
it was really when the woman of one piece actually got sexy. sure Robin and Kalifa where hot but i never actually actively looked for rule 34 of them
I hope Uranus is a flying/space ship, though I don't know what use could it have. Probably getting a way to escape the mayhem after using Pluton to destroy Reverse Mountain.
>Theres a fairly popular theory about it being a weapon designed to destroy the red line
I hope it's something to merge the three weapons into a mecha
>Something that Shanks and Roger and Rayleigh would value, but which Buggy has no interest in claiming.
So, are we sure Shanks and Buggy know what the One Piece is?
> that Nico Robin titfuck short
Stuff of legends, never found out who made that.
>"Thanks for all your hard work"
>"Until where you fucked up royally right now and that's why you're dead"
That's what Dofla is saying
That Aphelandra QUALITY.
The fact that they were playing with Luffy's gomu dick in public made me dick haki.
Pre timeskip One Piece > Time skip One Piece
>a guy, before his execution, refers to Roger's treasure as One Piece
>why would someone name a treasure if it's nothing or just literal treasure
>it is a gadget or information on how to combine four seas(which were probably combined before Void Century)
They were on Roger's crew, and Roger's crew made it to Raftel. Sure, you could construct an argument that they didn't actually go to the island or didn't see what it was or were kept in the dark, but why?
Pirate empress does pic related. Wat do?
>I hope it's something to merge the three weapons into a mecha
Which part of the mermaid will become a mecha again?
Also Uranus has to be a flying ship, since the sea now has a weapon, Pluton was a weapon for people who were from land, and since sea and land have a weapon, surely sky people should get one. And who better to control this weapon than Enel-sama
At least thanks to Vergo, Doffy learnt how fucking broken Law became
well Ace and WB dying actually had a huge effect on Luffy and the whole World, there's hardly a point of a guy like Lucci or Enel dying
Is Luffy a homosexual?
I'd attempt to rub my dick on every square nano inch of her body
I don't know, it's weird to think that Buggy knows a secret that could potentially estroy the world and it's not doing anything with the info. I'd at least tell Luffy what it is, just to mess with him.
probably just asexual
Would you say he's a foodtanari
more like gaysexual
He can't think of any other girl than Nami. Or he gets off by rejecting Hancock.
>implying our Lord and Savior is interested in a weapon that could destroy the world when he invented the Buggy Ball
Dammit stop posting that. Doffy ;_;
>implying he doesn't get off to saving woman
how is he not a logia type again?
Best kind of scenes;
>Luffy not giving a fuck about the politics
>the Buggy Ball
>Crew LOYALTY moments
Ussop, Nami and Chopper ready to go against an emperor just because Luffy showed a little confidence in them just kills me.
He sweats the poison, see it that way.
He produces poison but his body isn't made of poison.
Do you seriously not understand that or are you saying you think he should be a logia type?
But that's not the image I used 4chan.
>Robin still hasn't get a numbered chapter
>Robin not shown reacting with the rest of the crew to Luffy's praise
She still doesn't consider herself nakama, the fuck is her problem?
I sometimes wonder what the reaction in Japan was when Robin joined the crew instead of Vivi.
His kid childhood must have sucked.
She does, she just doesn't react much. Comically serious at all times, except she sneakily is just as bad as the rest.
Seastone is the hardest substance in OP.
So did you just ignore everything that happened on Enies Lobby, then? Of course she considers herself apart of the crew. Why do you think her conversation with Kuzan was so relevant? That over-the-top shit that Chopper, Nami, and Ussop does is completely out of her character (she also wouldn't dock with Franky on Thriller Bark).
Why aren't there Seastone bullets?
vegapunk's next brilliant invention
LIGHT HEARTED PIRATE MANGA
Vivi would've just been dead weight honestly. i liked her, buts its not like she had any abilities for battle or anything like that. how would have she really became stronger during the timeskip?
There are, remember in Impel Down the guards said to use the special prison bullets, the thing is that logia are so exceedingly rare it's not worth wasting expensive rounds on everyone
>Shoot any DF user with seastone bullet
>Bullet is lodged in body, they become powerless
i really wish she could've became strong in the slightest, but all she does is cry about wanting to be strong. is she only traveling with smoker for sexual purposes?
>momo telling brook to play and he says he only obeys luffy
>that panel from FI with brook shining saying since his captain will be pirate king, what do they have to fear
>his devotion while he was caged
pretty much anything with brook, really most loyal crewmate until barto joins
That whole story just kept me in a perpetual state of "pissed"-ness.
>i really wish she could've became strong in the slightest
Finishing off a logia-using Executive in one blow isn't strong?
Didn't Rogers crew split up as they sailed so they wouldn't all get caught? It's possible by the time they actually reached Raftel the apprentices were long gone
After they finished the Grand Line. They all went their separate ways, and then Roger turned himself in.
>shoot any DF user
>bullet is lodged in body, they become critically injured
anyone who is so strong they need to be shot just to disable them is strong enough that they aren't going to get shot in the first place
Well yea but with the way she acted with the crew I can understand why people thought she would but then to have Robin join instead is pretty crazy. I don't think anyone could have anticipated her joining.
I just said "lose their shit" not about a global war. If it was a weapon capable of destroying the red line, you'd have to think it'd be pretty good in a war too though.
New World DF ranking
Reality Hax Paramecia>Naturally hostile-element Logia>Debuff-type Paramecia>Carnivorous Zoan>Logia>Zoan that offers some kind of secondary ability>Defensive Paramecia>Zoan>Paramecia with zero combat applications
this thread lacks hard boiled
All Blue is a stupid dream.
I believe that very thing was pointed out in the Z movie. Z shoots Luffy with a seastone bullet, and says it wouldn't work against the strongest in the New World, but against overconfident DF users? Yeah.
the real question is when will my waifu be back?
You forgot mythical Zoan, which would probably be between reality hax and hostile element
Tashigi cut the back of a woman that was sliced in two and barely able to control her body due to mental trauma, the same woman who was just about to kill her before Zoro saved her ass.
Tashigi was complete and utter shit against Monet while she was still in one piece.
She's dead or maybe she'll marry Zoro.
>destroy everything that separates the four blues
>the All Blue is now real
It's gonna happen
But yea it's a pretty stupid dream
your awesome anon!
I hope to god not. About 20 people have died in all of one piece and if Oda takes the best girl I will be pissed
Mythic is a mixed bag, the Phoenix Fruit just gives you flight+godmode regen. Unless you're strong enough to beat your opponent it doesn't give you any benefits besides being able to tank for your allies.
Maybe if Marco hadn't been a useless piece of shit and jumped in front of more attacks aimed at Whitebeard he'd have contributed something.
thats why he always has diarrhea!
point being, the amount of df abilities that counter bullets are so small that it's still not worth using them unless you're high enough ranked or rich enough to blow them all the time
I had forgotten the plot line about Blackbeard being the one who originally drove Wapol out.
This reminds me of Midas
When do old characters get screentime? Inbetween important arcs, of course. Maybe after they defeated Kaido or something.
I wonder where that second Von Auger went...
I always wondered how big Drum was, all we ever saw was the castle and a single village, which would put the population at like 500 tops, but Wapol clearly had an army and it's renown for their medical science so it has to be bigger
I want her to be a straw hat so bad
maybe van auger has an illusion fruit
van auger is actually aizen
It was his brother Van Auger, sadly he died of scurvy before they reached Jaya. That's why they recruited the doctor guy.
Imagine how boring these shichibukai would have looked
Not even sure if this was in the manga
Drum Island is clearly an Ancient Weapon BB plans to use, the mountains are all actually canons covers by centuries of snow.
>7 tall skinny guys
Holy shit, compare that to the circus of freaks they actually were. And no, that wasn't ever in the manga
>not posting buggy
He did NOT beat Moriah in one fight; he couldn't even handle his kaze monster during their first encounter.
The Davy Back arc was extremely short and Foxy was a joke villain anyway, not the main antagonist of the Water 7 arc (Which was Lucci, whom he didn't beat the first encounter, either).
The Hody fight was a showcase of Luffy's post-timeskip abilities, and I don't think we're gonna see Oda take that approach on a FV anymore for a while.
What's far more likely is that Oda's gonna dust off the classic trope of Luffy being put in some type of trap or circumstance where he's stuck like he did in Water 7 until the near end of the arc.
Of course, DD still hasn't explained his controlling abilities yet, and we are really close to his first encounter with Luffy, so I'm willing to bet Luffy gets trapped in that attack pretty soon.
Mihawk isn't even there even though he was the only one introduced at that one point.
Well, it's what the Shichibukai were at the time. And I guess I was wrong, I forgot that >>101364382 happened I guess
Never said it was canon, just that the example of seastone bullets and their effectiveness has been pointed out in at least one medium.
>Two rivals briefly work together to utterly obliterate a third party antagonist
God am I a sucker for this trope.
Luffy gets pretty big power boosts after each fight. He usually loses the first and comes back to win the 2nd or 3rd fight.
They were going to be pretty important early on but then Oda got side tracked by ADVENTURE. Who really knows how much the direction and sequence of events have changed since Oda's original plans way back when, but you can clearly feel a different tone for the series in the first ten volumes or so.
Just of the top of my head; Dragon, Black Beard, Smoker, Shanks, Kaidou, and others were mentioned a lot at first, then went went AWOL for dozens of volumes.
You guys think the earlier silhouettes of Big Mom and Kaido are accurate?
100+ years old, is she still alive?
Smoker was pretty important when he was first introduced and it seemed like he and Tashigi were going to be used to show the corruption and lack of justice of the marines. I kinda wish Oda had stuck with that instead of just making them vanish after Alabasta.
Wtf? Opening your eyes? You are allowed to have your own opinion of the anime, man. I don't understand why someone else's opinion would influence you especially since you are already watching it. Personally, I don't mind the padding. The story isn't changed at all and sometimes it adds some decent humor (just my preference). You could always skip the filler if you feel like it.
That's Tsuru, destroying pirates through manipulation for over a hundred years.
That's Dr. Krueha
Kureha would have been 39 back then.
Are you referring to the ones from after Enies Lobby, or the ones from that color spread in Punk Hazard? The ones from EL could have changed significantly since Oda would have had plenty of time to change their designs to something else if he wanted, but I would bet that the ones from the color spread are accurate.
Are you asking what is the secret to how she looks so young?
I'll never tell.
The ones in the colorspread aren't silhouettes.
It always makes me laugh how Shanks has probably appeared in if not all most of the "character recap" pages from the tank releases yet has appeared maybe five times.
Well, he's the reason why Luffy wants to be a pirate
Davy Back is its own, separate arc. Its not part of Water 7.
I'd eat this fruit
Well then like I said, could be similar or completely different, considering the gap between seeing the silhouettes and actually seeing Big Mom (sort of) is around 250 chapters, and we haven't even seen Kaido yet.
That three eyed girl is such a cutie. I hope Sanji is forced to beat her up.
Its possible, Oda said that people in the one piece world can live well over 100 years.
Man, Big Mom isn't as big as I remember her
I'm not caught up on One Piece. Last I saw was Luffy yelling at Big Momma
I fapped to this page many times and it's my favorite.
oh wait I don't have it. it's the one where bon clay is fighting Sanji back on Shittybasta and has Nami's face and is stepping on Sanji.
>and it seemed like he and Tashigi were going to be used to show the corruption and lack of justice of the marines. I kinda wish Oda had stuck with that instead of just making them vanish after Alabasta.
You know hes still doing that, right? They did some of that the arc before this one.
>Not as big
How big did you think she was? Her hand is as big as Bobbin, she's probably close to a giant in size.
Its just objective fact that the manga is far better than the anime. You're still allowed to like it if you want, but people who have only watched the anime should know that the original is far better.
That manga page gave me cancer.
i know, and i'm deciding to see it another way. its not like i'm doing this blindly. realizing smoker and laws fight was really one chapter when it was an entire episode really makes me feel like i'm saving time i still am getting the basic story and thats what i care about.
and i have gone back to see differences by skimming over an episode when i pass it in the manga in this short time. fuck brownbeard's little flashback
Guys, I have a crazy theory. I think Lola might be related to Big Mom.
I thought of her as much larger than a giant
But then again I skimmed through everything Fishman Island related
Thats so obvious that I'm convinced its a red herring.
I think Sabo isn't dead
Of the 30mins that the anime airs, only 12mins of it is actual content given the 10minute intro, long dramatic close up stills and flash backs.
Until we get a wanted poster or some type of confirmation for her actual name, it isn't set in stone. The scanlators probably just went with whatever they thought sounded better for an english speaker.
Since we're pulling out theories, I think Sabo is alive.
Yea but that's post Enies Lobby and Marineford. By then it's been clearly shown how corrupt the marines are. Before that you had some corrupt members but it wasn't as obviously shown.
i think buggy might be a phony...
Don't even joke about that. He sailed with Gol D. Roger AND Shanks. He's a huge deal.
I started with the manga and loved it, then tried to watch the anime to see even more (I usually prefer anime to manga). I couldn't even finish it because of how many things they butchered. Making Luffy look like an even bigger idiot then he already is, the padding, filler (Ace at alabasta?).
I'm positive that guy isn't Sabo but is actually Ace.
Shouldn't he be the other way round in the bottom left panel? He punched with his right hand, not his left.
Lucy is Usopp's mom
>filler (Ace at alabasta?).
"I hope you're watching Ace."
>Ace is fighting in the name of Ace for his own Devil's Fruit which couldn't possibly be in the tournament of Ace was alive
Makino is Luffy's mom.
I read the manga and watch the anime, and I'm not saying one is better than the other, I'm just saying that people shouldn't decide THEIR opinions based on other peoples' opinions, as if someone else's opinion has more validity than their own.
Mass-opinion and objective-fact have never been the same things; otherwise, the universe would still be revolving around a flat earth.
He was there in the manga, but in the anime he spent a lot longer with them. He traveled for them for almost the whole time until they got to Crocodile's.
Its fact that the one piece anime isn't even close to the manga. Everything about it is significantly worse and its impossible to argue otherwise. You can still like it if you want, but you can't deny that it has bad animation, terrible pacing, bad filler, and a terrible budget.
It has some god-tier voice acting, though
But thats the only good thing the anime has that the manga doesn't.
That it does. There are very few characters that don't fit the voice I imagined them having.
I know, I was just saying
It's not a terrible budget, it's the fact that they have the money to get away with being shit. And also that they rotate between directors all of the time.
I can definitely argue against all of that.
If you don't think it's good, that's something that I can't disagree with and it's certainly your right to hold that opinion, but don't tell me that I can't think it's good or get enjoyment out of it. I dont' enjoy the filler, so i skip it and it never becomes an issue for me, I have never had a problem with the pacing of the show and, being a manga reader, i enjoy seeing some scenes extrapolated on in ways the manga does't have time to, and the animation reminds me of Dragonball, which i like. The world doesn't revolve around your preference.
>"Everything about it is significantly worse"
That is an opinion, not a fact.
I'm sorry, but due to your insistence on defending the anime I'm forced to assume that you are a troll and thus won't be responding to you any more.
I'm not, and it bothers me that you think someone liking something you don't has to be a troll. I'm trying to not even be rude about it, but the fact that you can't understand the simple notion that someone can enjoy something you don't confused me. I'm not gonna pretend I don't like something just becaue the popular opinion is to not like it. I already said I like the manga as well, and I even went out of my way to say that I'm not saying the anime is better or worse than the manga. What is your problem?
I can still hear the BOYOYON in my nightmares, sometimes
>tfw this isn't what fujitora's going to look like in the anime
No he's right you retard, you are so stuck in your own opinion that you can't even comprehend that some people like the anime. Just because he watches it means you have to as well. Like him I too enjoy both mediums, each have their strengths and limits.
You're perfectly allowed to like the anime if you want, but there is no argument to be made on it being better than the manga.
Does Oda ever give the obvious reason why mermaids are expensive slaves or is that left to the imagination?
>tfw you'll never buy Camie
Probably because they're rare and hard to catch. You rarely see them outside of FI and not many people make it there alive.
They are kept in aquariums.
>OP says to post favorite pages
>nobody has posted this yet
Blackbeard's recent actions have tarnished my memories of that event.
What is voice acting? What is colour? What is music?
Blackbeard still is my nigga
go fly a kite
>Not retarded looking
What is doesn't even come close to outweighing all the flaws it has?
So they're like expensive goldfish?
Oda is so innocent.
bobbin reminds me of mayor mccheese
>being this softboiled
Well it is also run in a magazine for kids, you can't go too crazy with implications.
Personal preference is not subject to your opinion. You may think it sucks complete ass for your tastes, someone else might not. The story is the exact same, the method of telling it is different; why is it so hard to understand that someone may prefer a different method of storytelling that you do?
The colors in the anime are shit
Everything looks so dull
i think the theme is that logas produce elements found in nature, while paramecias like magellan and galdino's produce artificial substances.
He could be hiding his appearance because revealing it would reveal a revolutionary is in the country and it would make escaping harder. Doffy already referred to Luffy's lineage as evil and Dragon has shown he's not the least bit interested in people like Doffy.
Basically Sabo is protecting himself.
The problem is that 99% of the good things in the anime are also in the manga, and only like 90% of the bad things are added in the anime.
But the anime is objectively inferior.
I don't judge people watching it or even liking it over the manga, but they shouldn't say shit in a One Piece debate, though. The anime is but an adaptation
The manga is just the storyboard for the real One Piece medium, the glorious anime. The fights are better, the gags are funnier, the filler within canon arcs is usually quite good (see: the recent Buggy monologue), there's music and voice acting.
>animefags vs mangafags
>not doing both
how stupid can you get
>The anime is objectively inferior
>"Objective: not influenced by personal feelings or opinions in considering and representing facts"
You keep using that word "objective"... It means literally the exact opposite of the word you're looking for. The word "objective" shouldn't even come into play in a conversation about preference.
>you keep using that word
It's my first post in this debate. What I meant is that the manga is the real story and the anime is simply an adaptation. No matter how good it is, it's not what the author wants to tell and this is another discussion
I can't bear anime's pacing, so I just watch my favorite moments and streams
Barto's theme, deal with it.
Opinions, opinions everywhere. It's all down to perception, and you guys perceive the manga to be superior. Other people perceive the anime to be better, while others just enjoy both.
So if Blackbeard left and formed his own pirate crew after killing that guy for the devil fruit then why is he swimming here? Did he steal and just not eat it until later?
Pacing is opinion too?
Are Toei shills a thing?
No, its not. Toei doesn't even try to make the anime good because they know everyone will watch it. The pacing is awful and they ruin several big moments in the manga. All the good parts of the anime are from the manga and most of the bad parts are anime-only.
The pacing has become crap, but to anime only viewers, they can barely tell the difference. Hell I'm sure even some manga readers like the suspenseful drawn out pacing, which may seem crazy to us but I'm sure they're out there.
Poison occurs in nature a lot. Insects, fish, birds, plants...
Sorry, I've seen that word posted several times in the course of the conversation, I just assumed you were the same person. Anonymity...
Any, if being the original is your standard for good then it's definitely good. My only point in this debate is that everyone has different standards for what makes something good. Someone calling your standard for good "wrong" is just as bad as calling someone else's standard for good "wrong".
I read and watch and I don't mind the pacing.
I just realized she's leaning over from her chair and not laying on her side.
>She can walk in heels
Poison doesn't occur the same way lightning, ice, fire, smoke, and mud occur, which is without being synthesis inside the organs (or leaves) of a host.
I didn't even realize it until you just said it.
That's just conditioning. Having this kind of pacing serves no purpose. Infinite stares don't add meaning, filler fights mislead the actual capabilities of the fighters, etc. That's what I meant by objective inferiority
If you can name me recurring (as recurring as the ones I mentionned) tropes in the manga that are as useless and absent in the anime, then I'll reconsider.
So what's the deal with religion in One Piece? Kuma walked around with that bible and you can see churches in some villages. There was also that satanic cult.
If you value your sanity you won't watch the anime.
It's a thing, but nothing more
>If you can name me recurring (as recurring as the ones I mentioned) tropes in the manga that are as useless and absent in the anime, then I'll reconsider.
there isn't enough Tashigi Smoker rule 34
They're on a log.
There are different religions depending on what islands and stuff, but we haven't really seen any fighting over it.
>absent in the anime
Also, Pandaman does not impede story telling
I know for a fact I've seen that image over 100 times since it came out and I feel really dumb. The last time I re-read OP I had a few moments like this and it's the excuse I give for when I'm re-reading and not reading my backlog.
It got a good doujin, which is pretty good considering that 90% of all One Piece doujins are shit.
Not until we're told Pandaman is a part of Barts crew and was ordered to follow Luffy.
Then how come he showed up in Baratie?
Dude Bobbins sword looks incredible.
We know he used to be a marine, so he probably got caught up in the crossfire after enjoying a meal and deciding to take care of some pirates.
So who in One Piece has actually died?
>Whiskey Peak bounty hunters
>the guys who Magellan executes
you know how cool it is to have a giant aquarium with a real mermaid? come on man
>>Whiskey Peak bounty hunters
>>Whiskey Peak bounty hunters
Do flashback characters count?
I think he was meaning the shit tier ones, not the number agents.
Vergo I could possibly see staying alive since he has pretty strong Haki and was only in an explosion (which kills no one) and in a room that filled with poison gas
Monet was stabbed in the heart.
The sad fact is that with Oda's track record you have to assume a character could be alive unless you see a dead body and a funeral.
the countless people who have drowned after getting their ships destroyed
the victims of the enies lobby buster call
the marineford casualties
I don't think even a dead body/funeral would do.
They all lived.
Pica, Diamante and Trebel are SHIT tier. Doflamingo offered a seat to Law, whom he expected Vergo to STOMP.
These three should all be around Vergo's level give or take, which should be cake to Zoro and Luffy
I suspect the ones that died were taken out by the unluckies and Mr. 5 and Miss Valentine, Zori beat the shit out of some with the back of his swords, dropping them off ladders and dropping them through holes in a roof, a few he cut, like Igaram and he lived fine.
>You will never be a criminal who destroys auction houses and free's slaves
No one died on Enies Lobby, they evacuated the marines first and the giants took the blow for the Franky family. For shipwrecks, kind of varies, we rarely see it happen directly, Caribou's crew managed to survive the Kraken crushing their ship way underwater.
Oda really needs to step up the death count.
This is the New World, it's meant to be threatening (like the Grand Line was meant to be). So far the only threatening thing about it is the Yonko live there.
They all lived. Oda doesn't kill people.
Well Zoro is clearly some sort of devout nontheist, most other characters believe in God. Christianity and Buddhism are both explicitly referenced. The WG is implied to be religious given how Mariejois is called the "holy land."
I'd thought Zoro's first bounty was for "killing 100 bounty hunters." I guess not.
I think that people are explicitly said to have died in the Alabasta and Marineford Wars, none onscreen though.
Dammit Oda, step it up. Goku murdered fodder all the time and laughed about it later.
Goku only really killed people in dragonball, in Z he only killed 2 people.
Its vaguely referenced from time to time, but I doubt there are any things like major religions probably just more for style than anything. The devil fruits already kind of give people god-like powers.
That's because he sucked ass at finishing the job.
I hope we get a flashback showing how much of a brutal psycho Kuma used to be.
He just always let people live, plus a lot of the ones he might have killed Vegeta stole.
Come to think of it, did he ever actually kill anyone in Z besides Buu? Who is the other one?
Of course in Dragon Ball he very nonchalantly kills people in the RRA and such.
He probably does very few onscreen deaths because 1. it's still published in a kid's magazine and 2. it makes actual onscreen deaths seem like a really big deal
It wouldn't be that bad if he didn't have so many heroic sacrifices.
Its the thought that counts.
Unless vergo had a way to avoid Caesar's poison I don't see him surviving, and Monet's death was explicit. No question about her status.
The moral of the story was compassion, obviously. He's an archetype.
Oda already stated his views on killing people. I don't think people dying really makes the story better at all, anyway.
The problem is how much attention it draws to the weird fact that absolutely no one ever dies.
I know his views, but his views ruin the atmosphere.
>Unless vergo had a way to avoid Caesar's poison I don't see him surviving, and Monet's death was explicit. No question about her status.
You say that, but if Oda wants to bring someone back he won't hesitate. Hell, he doesn't even give a reason he just does it.
>The first hundred or so chapters of op have terrible scans
Also get a better font on that
>implying Oda won't do some ass pull where the hardened poison shell protected Vergo from the explosion and also let him break free from it.
He does realize when a character needs to die though.
He regets Pell as it is.
>next few hundred or so chapters of op have terrible translations if you don't look in the deepest corners of the web
>He regets Pell as it is.
What the fuck are you talking about? Do you not know what Mangarule/Powermanga is?
Wrong, that quote is made up and doesn't have a source. It's not in the SBS.
Which one? He did it pretty recently with Bon Clay heroically sacrificing himself and living...again.
Mangarule didn't even exist back then. He's talking about THIS translation, which there is no alternative to.
Nevermind, disregard my retarded reading comprehension
Does he really though?
Xusasu Basasu is my favorite Black Beard Pirate.
A shame he missed leg day.
>Pro-Sound Cloud Ouga
Is fujitora going to be beaten by Zoro?
It seems more likely that particular fight won't occur.
I think there'd be some distress about powerlevels if Zoro beat an admiral this early on, also
>insulting the alphaest male
Most likely a Tien-Lunch type relationship
I'm betting they'll fight for awhile, Doffy's world will unravel and then Fuji will stop fighting Zoro and turn on him.
Shes not dead.
But she's a ghost, therefore dead