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“Yᴏᴜ ᴀʀᴇ ᴀ Sʜɪɴɪɢᴀᴍɪ ᴀɴᴅ I ᴀᴍ ᴀ Hᴏʟʟᴏᴡ! Wʜɪᴄʜᴇᴠᴇʀ sɪᴅᴇ ʟᴏssᴇs ᴡɪʟʟ ʙᴇ ᴀɴɴɪʜɪʟᴀᴛᴇᴅ. Tʜᴀᴛ’s ʜᴏᴡ ɪᴛ’s ᴀʟᴡᴀʏs ʙᴇᴇɴ ғᴏʀ ᴛʜᴏᴜsᴀɴᴅs ᴏғ ʏᴇᴀʀs. Dᴏ ʏᴏᴜ ɴᴇᴇᴅ ᴀɴʏ ᴏᴛʜᴇʀ ʀᴇᴀsᴏɴ ᴛᴏ ғɪɢʜᴛ? Cᴏᴍᴇ ᴏɴ. Tʜᴇ ᴏɴᴇ ᴡʜᴏ ʀᴇᴍᴀɪɴs sᴛᴀɴᴅɪɴɢ ᴡɪʟʟ ʀᴇᴛᴜʀɴ ᴀʟɪᴠᴇ. Tʜᴀᴛ’s ᴀʟʟ ɪᴛ ᴄᴏᴍᴇs ᴅᴏᴡɴ ᴛᴏ!”

Bleach manga; Chapter 280, pages 7-8.

so there’s no rubber, but obviously it’s still possible to obtain Devil Fruits there - I wonder what would have happened if somebody from Skypiea would have eaten Luffy’s fruit because they would have had no idea what to do with it or what it even was.