Olivier Levasseur, a famous
pirate known for allegedly hiding a treasure and leaving behind a
cryptogram regarding its whereabouts during his public execution ( does this remind you of anything ?)
the known members of Monkey family have a mark on
the left side of their faces. Both Luffy and Garp have a scar,
Dragon has a large tattoo.
tragic past ( the annihilation of Ohara ) might be inspired by an incident in
the Qin Dynasty of Ancient China (
): scholars were executed and books
were burned because Emperor Shi Huangti believed that uneducated people were
easier to control.
The chapter where Rosinante’s burns down a hospital where doctors refuse to treat Law is similar
to a scene from The Dark Knight where the Joker makes a hospital explode.
Universal Studio Japan has actually built a replica of the tombs of Ace and Whitebeard as a tribute to the series.
that if he
could have any Devil Fruit power, he would have
Robin’s power so he could draw quicker. WE DON’T DESERVE THIS MAN
Luffy’s hat was originally going to be given to him by Garp. Oda also stated that Garp was going to have magic, a
plot element absent from One Piece itself.
one of my fave aesthetic is the ‘oh shit’ look on the faces of ex-Shichibukai(s), who only realized a little too late that they have severely underestimated Luffy, just before they get completely obliterated—
8-10-17 update: Turns out there was an error in the poll results.
Dracule Mihawk was supposed to rank 22 on the list and the ranking for the rest of the characters after him drops down by 1.
The correct result will be published in volume 87. Source here.