Strongest One Piece Characters

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The Top Ten

1 Shanks Shanks ''Red-Haired" Shanks is a fictional character in the One Piece franchise created by Eiichiro Oda. He is the captain of Red Hair Pirates and member of Yonko. He is also a former member of the legendary Roger Pirates, the only group to successfully conquer the Grand Line.

Overall. Haki user is more powerful than fruit eaters. Because they don't have weakness even if it's under water fight.

He is beastly, if I saw Shanks in an ally, I would run.

Strongest of the yonko

Epic! Epic! Epic!. That's it

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2 Gol D. Roger

I din't really get this. He has'nt really show his power. But, being able to be pirate king, he must have to be strong.

I don't know how is he the strongest but I predict he is because he became the pirate king and if he did he beaten almost every single pirate that's he's enemy in his way.

We may not have seen him throughout the anime, we know that he was able to earn the respect of Whitebeard (even though they were sort of enemies) and he was never caught by the marines, instead HE TURNED HIMSELF IN (because he was pretty much a dead man anyways because of the mysterious disease that he caught) but all in all, Roger was basically a mortal god among men

I love Shanks but he is WAY overwanked.It's common knowledge that Roger is the strongest OP character.

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3 Edward Newgate (Whitebeard)

Gu ra ra ra ra!

Literally worlds strongest man; he was one of the few people able to compete with the pirate king himself! Has to be the strongest in One Piece!

Whitebeard is the most powerful one piece character because he can punch air that can make crack that can make earthquake and tsunami and only person who can fight Gol D. Roger with draw result.

I simply can't understand why he's in 4th place. He rivaled the pirate king and destroyed half of marineford, he could use all three forms of haki, and if he wasn't sick and was at his prime he could've destroyed marine for and the three admirals.

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4 Monkey D. Dragon

He is luffy's father and even has a strong and famous marine as his father! He can even control the weather! What else is there to say? He is opposing the world government so he has to be super strong rite? He should be on par with gol d roger if they ever fought!

If dragon is opposed to world govt then he knows the true history... So obviously he is as strong as gold d roger... Hence he should share top spot

He has the secret power of dragon in him so he most be super stronger than they have giving him out to be.

He’s probably the strongest character that is ALIVE - VeganTurtle

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5 Monkey D. Garp

Garp was able to go toe to toe against GOLD ROGER, Garp should be way higher on this list, JUST FOR THIS REASON

I think garp should be number one because when they were fighting Shiki, the Marines were more concerned about getting garp out the area than fighting Shiki and also when Marco fought all three admirals he was on par but one punch from garp and that was it.

He is really strong and if Sengoku wouldn't have stopped him in the war, aka inu would have been dead

Very strong indeed, ESP in the light of the new revelations, where it seems he could've had fight both big mom and kaido...
he is not by chance the grandad of luffy!

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6 Marshall D. Teach (Blackbeard)

Are you kidding me?

He wouldn't be a good opponent even for nami?

You serious?

He has incredible strength even without his Devil fruit abilitys

Think Before you Talk

He can absorb the Power of Devil fruit Users

Shanks doesn't Even have any devil fruit Power so the

"Yami Yami No Mi" doesn't effect on him but still he could damage shanks like that and he nearly broke ace's neck with just one hit

He also Punched whitebeard away from floor with just one blow

Blackbeard has full of weakness newgate said but still he is the one who put a scar on shanks left eye "ON GUARD" not "OFF GUARD" so still we cannot underestimate blackbeard

Having 2 Devil Fruit Powers and stopping devil fruit powers. the power to destroy the world and the other power to dissipate anything makes him overpowered

He's probably one of the last villains. How can you win against his devil fruit? - Amilee

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7 Dark King Rayleigh

He is strong without a devil fruit

Even kizaru admitted that rayleigh was pretty strong even though he was that old. Also rayleigh is described in the series as being 100 times stronger than the eleven supernovas

Any man who stood beside the pirate king and served as his vice captain is instantly awesome in my book

He's stronger than sengoku

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8 Sengoku

The hell? He is THE ADMIRAL. He is should be on top 5, are you stupid or something

Because of he's name sengoku same as son Goku that why

I don't even know why he isn't here. He is FLEET ADMIRAL for gods sake

He has a very powerful Devil Fruit. - SamVision

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9 Kaido

Well, this is interesting. Technically speaking, Kaido may be the strongest living creature in all One Piece universe. Let the narrator speak.
Narrator: "To sum up his life, he had been defeated seven times as a pirate and was captured by the Navy or his enemies 18 times.
He underwent torture repeatedly and had been living as a criminal.
It bears repeating. He challenged the Navy and the Four Emperors single-handedly and was captured 18 times; sentenced to death 40 times.
When he was hanged, the chain broke. When he was sent to a guillotine, the blade shattered. When he was sentenced to impalement, the spear crumbled. Consequently, he sank 9 giant prision ships.
That means no one could kill him, even himself
The man looking for a place to die-
Kaido, King of the Beasts."

Kaido is op he might be immortal he's the most powerful creature and is said to match white beard or even be stronger

In one on one fight always bet on Kaido

Kaido should at least be in the top three. - Ninjaturtlesforpresident

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10 Monkey D. Luffy Monkey D. Luffy Monkey D. "Straw Hat" Luffy is a fictional character and the protagonist of the One Piece manga franchise created by Eiichiro Oda.

As luffy is the main character he is bound to surpass all other characters. he has a lot of expectations from his family crew and himself. he can do any thing he wants cause he's awesome. Kind of reminds me of Naruto or Natsu

Well we all know at the end who will be the pirate king I want his final battle to be with the garp shanks or fleet admiral

Well, I know this is quite usual because he is the main protagonist... But I just love his Devil Fruit Ability because it is Paramecia, not as strong as Logia but it could be more powerful than that because he is so creative in using it... He's a good competitor in the One Piece Universe and a threat to the world according to Akainu, the other one being Ace.

He is like Roger in many ways according to many! And funny too!

I definitely agree with Luffy's ranking here. He is certainly not the most powerful, but he is getting there. Luffy has all types of Haki, a devil fruit power along with 2nd, 3rd and 4th gear (which has sub-forms! Eg: tank man and snake man). Not to mention outstanding determination. a lot of people point out his lack of stamina. I assume they mean his haki limits, because his actually stamina in terms of how long he can fight is pretty fantastic (evident in his fight with Katakuri) but yes, his haki limits are a negative, and Luffy certainly has multiple flaws, but his Haki is a major part of Luffy's fighting technique now and he is bound to use high quantities of it. So yeah, 10nth is a good place for Luffy right now (though still pretty high ranked, gotta admit)

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The Contenders

11 Shiki

He have gravity devil fruit he can make whatever things he touch fly unless human and animal

The rival of roger and white bearb he fighted sengoku and garp at the same time during 3 days

Yes

12 Dracule Mihawk Dracule Mihawk

He is the one of the only characters who has never been injured even ONCE

If anyone has to fight hawk eyes, they can't tell him not to use sword because he's a swordsman and the greatest one... Then no one, I said no one will stand a chance against mihawk hawk eyes

We never even saw him using his 100% power, not even 50% of it. When he fought Luffy at Marine Ford, do you guys really think he's gonna kill Luffy? Since he knows Shanks were the one who made Luffy a pirate and all he only did a swing towards Whitebeard but it was deflected by Diamond Jozu. Small parts of the diamonds went off and imagine if Mihawk does more than 100 swings

He is the best swordsmen and was able to go toe to toe with shanks. Defeated and trained Zoro. Also one of the coolest people and is able to defeat 5000 ships leaving one only

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13 Charlotte Linlin Charlotte Linlin

She is also called Big Mom. Caesar Clown once swindled her; of course, he begged the Straw Hats to protect him from her because he was too cowardly to face her wrath.

I can't help but notice that she is the only yonko not in the top ten. Is it because she is a woman or what? >: Seriously she should be way higher, not bellow Mihawk! - Amilee

All those other ladies in the show don't even come close

Should be in top ten - Serenity

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14 Akainu Akainu Sakazuki, formerly known by his admiral alias Akainu is a fictional character in the One Piece franchise created by Eiichiro Oda. He is the current fleet admiral of the Marines. Because of his actions, Akainu was one of the main antagonists of the Marineford Arc and after his promotion, he became one ...read more.

Can't believe he's lower than Luffy. In the current stage of the manga/anime, Akainu would roast the Straw Hats, literally. He deserves to be in at least the Top Tens, though I do not like him for killing Ace.

Dude is a monster strongest fighter we have seen for the navy, now head admiral. Hate his absolute justice but at this point in the anime, we haven't fully experienced anyone who can beat him. Old injured Whitebeard nope. Aokiji nope. In the Manga I would put Big Mom as the strongest.

I'm just glad Garp is higher then this fool

He should be in top 10

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15 Eneru

Considering his unique devil fruit power, Luffy is the only character with the ability to resist his attacks, but we'll never know if any other character could through shear strength withstand being massively electrocuted or land an attack.

There is so many things eneru can do with his power that would make him invincible think about it he conquered the moon aND IS KING HE doesn't BREATHE OXYGEN? /! YEAH SO MANY THINGS HE CAN DO THE FACT IS LIGHTNING IS THE 2ND FASTEST IN THE SERIES NEXT TO LIGHT AND IT IS SAID THAT THE LIGHTNING FRUIT IS THE MOST POWERFUL FRUIT FOR DESTRUCTION

Eneru should be so much higher he is so under rated luffy was the only who could stop him cause he was rubber.

This guy could beat everyone in luffy's crew and destroy sky island! The only reason why he lost to luffy is because he's rubber. Other people can't even damage him

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16 Aokiji

Aokiji I would say is one of the strongest people on this list, he lasted 10 days fighting a guy that was made out of lava while he is ice, so by definition he should've lost. He also could kill nearly all on this list by simply touching them

Aokiji 21? What is this joke... Obviously you don't know the power of this guy.

Why is he so low... I mean I know he isn't the strongest but his devil fruit power is so cool...he should move higher

Yes Aokiji is one of my favorite character n he is so so powerful n I never even saw him using his full power or half power he always uses his very less but he always win he lost with albino but still

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17 Roronoa Zoro Roronoa Zoro Roronoa Zoro, nicknamed "Pirate Hunter" Zoro, is a fictional character in the One Piece franchise created by Eiichiro Oda.

The reason everyone thinks Luffy is stronger is because they never finished a fight. Luffy's weakness is blades, Zoro's strength is swords. Also, he's basically the Karachi of One Piece, and everyone knows Kakashi is the coolest character ever. Zoro is undoubtedly the strongest, but he's too lazy to go all out. The only times he ever comes close to death is when he was previously injured... but he still WINS. BOOM. Not only that, he fight enemies on par with Luffy, injured, and WINS. DOUBLE-BOOM. He has only ever lost one battle, to Hawk Eye Mihawk. He is obviously the bae. Try to deny it. TRY.

He is undoubtly someone who will be the best swordsman ever. His eyes can prove it. Even he's scary, his smile is kinda cool. His coolness matches with his position as co-captain and swordsman. For some reason, I think Zoro is the strongest crew in SHP. Only due to his unluckiness, he didn't meet the strongest opponent for every arcs.

The only reason why people think luff is stronger is because he's the main character. But he fought people that could kill Luffy, injured. BAM! (this was because he fights people who use blades and Luffy would have a bit of trouble he may not lose though) You think Luffy always picks the correct fight? No, it's Zoro who does

Zoro is very overestimated, he never did much of anything since the timeskip. Many characters bellow him deserve to be much higher than him.

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18 Sakazuki (Akainu)

Strongest of the admirals. Luffy will fight him someday. And I guess Fujitora and Kizaru will fight Zoro and Sanji respectively. It's written in the sky. - Serenity

HE DID MOST OF THE WORK IN KILLING WHITEBEARD HOW IS HE THIS LOW

IS A PERSON?!

19 Katakuri

This guy is so AWESOME!

He is one of the strongest yonko commanders and the person with the highest bounty seen in the One Piece universe, he definitely should be in the top 20.

20 Kizaru Kizaru

No-one is faster than that guy, I mean, he is LIGHT. Because of his speed, he gets the highest momentum. Don't think anyone is as strong as this guy.

He asks people if they've ever been kicked at light speed...

He isn't a justice fanatic, plus, he's not even taking part in the fight of Kizaru and Akaino in order to become the next leader. He doesn't have any interest in becoming the leader in power, which I think, is the best proof how powerful he must be.

"Have you ever been kicked at the speed of ligth? "
Sanji's future opponent. The speed gods, fire vs light. They even have the same dressing style!

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21 Jack Jack

Jack has a 9 figure bounty. 'nough said. He might not be as strong as Kaido, but he deserves a spot up there with the best of them.

22 Donquixote Doflamingo Donquixote Doflamingo

Do I even need to say anything, We don't know anything about this guy (anime watchers not readers) apart from he's the strongest Warlord.

Actually is very strong, he defeated law easily

Should be higher than this

It's Doflamingo...

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23 Fujitora Fujitora

One of the admirals

The guy is awesome, he can casually call meteors down from the sky and lift a giant warship. He is also confident enought in his abilities to disobay the fleet commander.

24 Rob Lucci Rob Lucci

How is Lucci number 61? Lucci tossed Luffy and Zoro to the side during the Water 7 arc.

25 Magellan

Because he is the warden of the great prison in the entire one pice

28th...Seriously? Can we reference the time he took down Blackbeard's whole crew when ranking him? What about the fact that he literally HAS to be stronger than the entire prison population to keep the operation under wraps?!

Why Magellan is in rank 28 he should be in top 1-15

Basically untouchable. Defeats Blackbeard and his crew in a single wipe. Probably even Haki users can't atttack him without taking damage themselves.

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26 Sanji Sanji Vinsmoke Sanji, most commonly known by his moniker "Black Leg" Sanji, is a fictional character in the One Piece franchise created by Eiichiro Oda. Sanji is the cook of the Straw Hat Pirates, as well as the former sous chef of the Baratie. He is also the third son of the Vinsmoke Family, thus making ...read more.

I mean, really. Sanji is like the part of the main character in this show and he's still alive using only his legs for fighting. And he didn't eat the monster fruit. I know Zoro is strong, but somehow, I can't seen to like him...

This is ridiculously too low for Sanji. Come on! His main role is a cook and is still the top 3 fighters! And his speed is insane!

Sanji's speed is out of this world. He should jump like fifty places higher just for that.

He is the cook of the crew not just a fighter, yet bigger bounties than most supernova captains! He has at least two types of haki, he can fly, swim as fast as a merman, good at strategy, high speed. Considering all that, he's very underrated.

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27 Arlong Arlong Saw-Tooth Arlong is a sawshark fishman. He was the pirate captain of the all fishman crew, the Arlong Pirates and a former member of the Sun Pirates. He is known for being the main villain in the Arlong Arc and had the highest bounty in East Blue before being defeated by Monkey D. Luffy. Like many other ...read more.

Arlong is a merman so he has a great advantage underwater. He is ruthless and brutal and flat out hates humans. The only person strong enough to defeat Arlong was Luffy. It was a tough battle, but in the end Arlong is crushed and his back is broken. If it wasn't for Luffy and his crew Coco Village would have never escaped Arlong's rule so he should be higher on the list.

Overrated. Most of the people below him are so much stronger - smill

Arlong was strong… for pre-timeskip standards. He's one of the first opponents Luffy defeated. Before they reached Grand Line. Sorry but that makes him very weak compared to Luffy's current level. - Serenity

This guy is a total trash..HOW IS HE IN THE 23 SPOT..HOW IS JINBEI ISN'T at least AT 15-20.That just doesn't make sense dude..by the way Arlong was is really weak..even luffy at an early stage managed to beat this guy..beware that he was like x10 weaker before than he is now..And fisher tiger should be on this list too - Ryteerr

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28 Silvers Rayleigh

Why are names appearing over and over again!

I reported it. The duplicates should be gone in a few days. Hopefully. Sometimes it takes a while... - Debbie9

29 Sabo

Has both the training of Dragon and Ace combined. His fingers alone can snap a Vice Admiral sword and his skull. His finst is strong enough to destroy the arena floor with a single punch and he'd just eaten a devil fruit and was still growing accustomed to it's power. Not the strongest, but certainly should be higher on the list

At the manga he reveals that he is alive. Stronger than ever. As strong or even stronger than Luffy.

I LOVE sabo he should be higher then 34 he should be in the top 10

place

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30 Marco the Phoenix

For me Marco is the strongest cool, smart and strong

The 1st commander of Whitebeard Pirates

The guy who fought admiral must be ranked higher and he is 1 st commander of whitebeard and is stronger than ace

So you probably don't know that Marco is Admiral level easy and maybe yonkou level even the Gorosei said that probably the people who can beat blackbeard now are the yonkou or Marco the Phoenix Yes Garp is strong old man but he hit marco and knocked him down that easily because Marco didn't expect him so please judge fair not because you like more Luffy or Kid or someone and he is the most close to immortal character shown so far as far as damage is concerned

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31 Jinbe

I don't like Jinbe, he's boring and overrated.

Is this a joke? Even Luffy couldn't beat Jinbe.

Usopp is very weak but I truley do think he will become a great warrior of the sea.

He was the captain of the sunny pirates, which included Arlong. It was after they split up that Arlong became Captain of his own band of merman. Jinbe isn't a ruthless killer like Arlong though.

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32 Captain Kidd

He is strong as luffy and law

My name was Captain Kidd,
As I sailed, as I sailed,
Oh my name was captain kidd,
As I sailed,
My name was captain kidd and gods' laws I did forbid, and so wickedly I did as I sailed

He is so handsome

I think kidd is deserve in top ten
Future king of pirate
M.B

33 Zephyr
34 Trafalgar Law Trafalgar Law "Surgeon of Death" Trafalgar D. Water Law is a fictional character of the One Piece manga franchise created by Eiichiro Oda.

This man is one of the seven warlords, he's ables to switch the souls of various people (hilariously exemplified by Nami Sanji) the man killed VIRGO with ONE SINGLE SOLITARY STRIKE, (the guy should be a wee bit higher don't you think

I know there is a limitation and weaknesses on his ability but he's power is so unique and cool..

One of the best with his famous " room "

Gamma Knife so surreal

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35 Bartholomew Kuma

Come on... He is so op

36 Im

I guess he's one of the final villains, if not THE final villain. - Serenity

The final boss? Gorosei are afeaid of him. The ruler of world government - Coyote1

37 Buggy

Strongest character in the series, no arguments.

Buggy is too weak luffy could take put his whole crew with his conquerors haki

He s my favorite character. I know he is weak but his crew is strong now.

He can't be cut and he has buggy bombs tm

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38 Coby

HE WOULD BE THE STRONGEST MARINE! I KNEW IT! HE WAS ONE OF THE FIRST CHARACTERS WE SAW!

39 Bon Clay

He looks like Jim Carrey from Dumb and Dumber

He is like cool and strong like

40 Bartolomeo

He's strong in my opinion and funny

41 Ben Beckman

The main pople from shanks' crew is definitely really strong but since we havemt seen them for longer than 1 min in any episode ot would be better to not even include them because it will confuse things

He is the strongets in shankses crew

42 Yasopp
43 Galdino
44 Brook Brook "Soul King" Brook is a fictional character of the One Piece manga franchise created by Eiichiro Oda. Brook is the musician of the Straw Hat Pirates. He is a Devil Fruit user who ate the Yomi Yomi no Mi, and is undead, having been brought back into a pseudo-immortal state because of its powers.

Seriously... He is the humming brook! He is also very funny and should be at the top

BROOK BEST GIRL

45 Hatchan

Hatchen is so strong he can own everyone in one piece with his 8 swords style,he should be number one on this list

46 Vegapunk
47 Franky Franky "Iron Man" Franky is a fictional character of the One Piece manga franchise created by Eiichiro Oda. He is the shipwright of the Straw Hat Pirates.

He is a cyborg although he isn't weak luffy had a hard time fighting him I maybe think he is stronger than sanji

Bro live

48 Capone Bege
49 Eustass Kid

He deserves to be hogher his strength is most probably not too far from luffy and law

handsome

He have a super fruit and a pawerfull hake and he be the strongest 10 in one piece me be he can be yoneko because he have a lot of power

50 Emporio Ivankov Emporio Ivankov
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