Characters / One Piece

The world of One Piece is large, captivating, and wonderfully diverse and the characters are just as much so. Look no further than here to learn more about them, which are sorted according to their main allegiance within the manga, anime, light novels, video games and films.

Spoilers below. Because consumers of the English versions of One Piece especially the anime; less so the manga, which is just under a year behind Japan are at a major disadvantage, it is recommended to spoiler-tag examples after the Marineford arc. Also, some characters' statuses, mostly the Marines and the Warlords, are updated as they are revealed or changed. As a result, they are not spoiler-tagged, leading to potential major spoilers. Please see the Spoilers Policy for further information.

Major Characters

  • Straw Hat Pirates
    • "Straw Hat" Monkey D. Luffy
    • "Pirate Hunter" Roronoa Zoro
    • Joined in East Bluenote 
    • Joined in the Grand Linenote 
    • Straw Hat Grand Fleetnote 
  • Major Allies (Super Rookies Era)note 
  • Major Allies (New World Era)note 
  • East Blue Villainsnote 
  • "Paradise" Grand Line Villainsnote 
  • "New World" Grand Line Villainsnote 

Three Superpowers

  • The World Government
    • The Marinesnote 
      • Marine Admiralsnote 
  • The Seven Warlords of the Seanote 
    • Warlord Crewsnote 
  • The Four Emperorsnote 
    • The Four Emperors' Crews:
      • Red Hair Pirates note 
      • Whitebeard Pirates note 
      • Beast Pirates note 
      • Big Mom Pirates note 
      • Blackbeard Pirates note 


  • The Eleven Supernovasnote 
  • Revolutionary Armynote 
  • Germa 66note 
  • Historical Figures and Flashback Charactersnote 
  • Civilians and Non-Pirates note 
  • Miscellaneous Crews and Organizationsnote 
  • Othersnote 
  • Anime-Only Charactersnote 

Alternative Title(s): One Piece-Major Villains, One Piece Film Gold, One Piece The Four Emperors Crews, One Piece Film Strong World, One Piece Film Z