Naruto Uzumaki, is a loud, hyperactive, adolescent ninja who constantly searches for approval and recognition, as well as to become Hokage, who is acknowledged as the leader and strongest of all ninja in the village.
High school student Kurosaki Ichigo is unlike any ordinary kid because he can see ghosts. After an accident with a hollow, he got a power.So begins Kurosaki Ichigo's training and duty as a Shinigami, Soul Reaper.
Johnny Yong Bosch,
There once lived a pirate named Gol D. Roger. He obtained wealth, fame, and power to earn the title of Pirate King. When he was captured and about to be executed, he revealed that his treasure called One Piece was hidden somewhere at the Grand Line. This made all people set out to search and uncover the One Piece treasure, but no one ever found the location of Gol D. Roger's treasure, and the Grand Line was too dangerous a place to overcome. Twenty-two years after Gol D. Roger's death, a boy named Monkey D. Luffy decided to become a pirate and search for Gol D. Roger's treasure to become the next Pirate King.Written by
Every time a person shows the middle finger, it is censored in the anime. See more »
Spandam holding control of Buster call is the catalyst for the entire Water 7 arc. Only the three admirals can summon buster call. Why Aokiji (who is not corrupt) would give this power to Spandam is never explained. See more »
Tony Tony Chopper:
Zoro, you said you're going to the island, but what are you gonna do when you get there?
God's on this island, right? I'm gonna go meet him.
Why would you want to meet someone with such horrible power?
Who knows? I guess that depends on his attitude.
Tony Tony Chopper:
Zoro... is more arrogant than god!
There are priests on this island, and everyone knows you're not suppose to anger god! That's just common sense!
Sorry, but I've never actually prayed to god.
Tony Tony Chopper:
Zoro is so cool!
Why should I pray to someone I don't ...
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The US version from 2004-2006 is heavily edited over the Japanese version. All blood is removed, all guns are changed to non-lethal weapons (pop guns, squirt guns, etc.), all alcohol is changed to juice, and all cigarettes are changed to lollipops, among other changes. When Funimation took over the dub production in 2007, it was a lot more faithful to the original. See more »
It is difficult to sum up the story of a series with hundreds of episodes, TV specials and movies, so I'd rather just try to tell you what it is about and why it is so incredibly good.
The series starts off with a guy named Luffy whose ultimate goal it is to become the one and only "King of all Pirates" and to find the greatest treasure in the world. The first episodes introduce him and some characters and make a lovely start that is entertaining and makes one want more. On his way Luffy meets a lot of very interesting characters who become his crew members and friends - each of them with an intense and captivating background story. Every character in this series - be it friend or foe - is either adorable, tragic, despicable or interesting at the least... no boring characters anywhere. Later on in the series, important events and story twists are often visualized or supported by huge appearances in the fabulous and unreal environments that our crew travels. This is perfectly done and helps the already epic feel of the story. I have seen 150 episodes, four movies and two specials so far and there were moments that made me cry, laugh, think and re-watch some episodes (especially 85-90) at least 30 times. You might come to the false conclusion of having a kids show here due to the presentation, but that is definitely wrong. People sometimes say about a movie or series that it is "not a life changer, but entertaining". That is definitely not the case here! I know it sounds nerdy, but this series has broadened my horizon in many ways and I recommend anyone to take the admittedly long time to get into this epic adventure. The best way to do so will be to watch the fan-subs which are as close to the original as a non Japanese will get (explanations of puns and traditions). There are of course some filler episodes in a huge project like this which won't blow you away, but that is only natural with hundreds of episodes and helps developing the characters. This show is an easy 10/10
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