Why is Sanji addressing Nami with “San” and Robin with “Chan”?

Why is Sanji addressing Nami with “San” and Robin with “Chan”?

D: Oda-Sensei, After I started watching One Piece, I thought of it all the time, but why is Sanji addressing Nami with “San“ and Robin with“Chan”? Yet it is Robin who’s the elder!! Is there any deep meaning behind it!? O: Well I actually didn’t think anything of it. Before there was a staff member in our workplace who asked us ... Read More »

Tashigi Trivia

Tashigi Trivia

Tashigi’s character design has changed significantly during the series. In her first appearance, she looked like Kuina, but by the battle of Marineford, her design had become more distinct. Tashigi was the second female Marine shown in the series, the retired and deceased Bell-mère being the first. Along with Smoker, Tashigi has appeared in more sagas than any other characters outside ... Read More »

Birka and the Moon

Birka and the Moon

Birka was a sky island far to the southeast from Skypiea. It is only mentioned in the series and has never made an actual appearance. It is the birthplace of Enel and his followers. The island shares its name with an ancient city on the Moon, where technology and architecture were highly advanced. Birka was said to be home to many strong warriors; ... Read More »

Dadan was no less than a mother for Luffy and Ace

Dadan was no less than a mother for Luffy and Ace

Dadan is pretty much a mother to all 3 brothers, Ace, Sabo and Luffy since she “raised” them all. Garp entrusted her to take care of Ace shortly after the boy’s birth. Later, Garp also left Luffy in Dadan’s care. She took care of Sabo too when he moved in. Dadan shows clear motherly love towards both Ace and Luffy ... Read More »

Zephyr Trivia

Zephyr Trivia

Zephyr shares his name with Zephyrus (Ζέφυρος), the personification of the west wind in Greek mythology. He is the only known Marine Admiral that hasn’t eaten a Devil Fruit. His favorite alcoholic beverage is Jerez. He is currently the highest-ranked non-canon Marine. He shares some similarities with Gasparde: Both crews’ jolly rogers indicate a relationship with the Marines. Both were high-ranking ... Read More »

One Piece Joke Characters

One Piece Joke Characters

D: A question for Oda-sensei. Whenever I’m searching for Pandaman, I wonder about something. Who is this guy who’s always seen nearby? And what’s that thing he’s holding in his hand?O: What? Who is he? TOMATO GANG, OBVIOUSLY. Yep, that’s Tomato Gang. There’s no one else it could possibly be. He’s a debt collector. He’s on the lookout for Pandaman, ... Read More »