One Piece (1999– )
"Wan pîsu: One Piece" (original title)

TV Series  -   -  Animation | Action | Adventure
8.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.8/10 from 19,790 users  
Reviews: 63 user | 16 critic

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 ... See full summary »

Creator:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 24 titles
created 28 May 2011
 
a list of 29 titles
created 01 Jan 2012
 
a list of 34 titles
created 19 Feb 2012
 
a list of 34 titles
created 17 Mar 2012
 
a list of 44 titles
created 28 Jan 2013
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: One Piece (1999– )

One Piece (1999– ) on IMDb 8.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of One Piece.

User Polls

Next Episode


Episodes

Season:

17 | 16 | 15 | 14 | 13 | 12 | 11 | 10 | 9 | 8 | See more »

Year:

2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | See more »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Bleach (2004–2013)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

High school student Kurosaki Ichigo is unlike any ordinary kid. Why? Because he can see ghosts. Ever since a young age, he's been able to see spirits from the afterlife. Ichigo's life ... See full summary »

Stars: Johnny Yong Bosch, Michelle Ruff, Stephanie Sheh
Naruto (2002–2007)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The stories of the struggles of three young ninjas - Naruto Uzumaki, Sasuke Uchiha and Sakura Haruno - as they go through their training.

Stars: Tony Beck, Laurent Vernin, Junko Takeuchi
Dragon Ball Z (1989–2003)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Earth's defender Goku learns that he is from another planet. Now Goku and his allies must defend the planet from an onslaught of new extraterrestrial enemies.

Stars: Jôji Yanami, Masako Nozawa, Christopher Sabat
Dragon Ball Z Kai (TV Series 2009)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

The February of 2009, Toei Animation announces that as honor to 20 years of Dragon Ball Z will begin the production of a renewed DragonBall Z, named DragonBall Kai. This new anime ... See full summary »

Stars: Masako Nozawa, Jôji Yanami, Mayumi Tanaka
InuYasha (2000–2005)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A teenage girl periodically travels back in time to feudal Japan to help a young half demon recover the shards of a orb of great power.

Stars: Moneca Stori, Richard Ian Cox, Kirby Morrow
Kureimoa (TV Series 2007)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

In a world rife with deadly creatures called "youma", a young silver eyed woman, Clare, works on behalf of an organization that trains female youma halfbreeds into warriors with the ability... See full summary »

Stars: Todd Haberkorn, Houko Kuwashima, Stephanie Young
D.Gray-man (2006–2008)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Young Allen Walker, an exorcist, fights Akuma to save the world.

Stars: Sanae Kobayashi, Shizuka Ito, Ken'ichi Suzumura
Dragonball (1986–1989)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Son Gokû, a fighter with a monkey tail, goes on a quest with an assortment of odd characters in search of the Dragon Balls, a set of crystals that can give its bearer anything they desire.

Stars: Masako Nozawa, Jôji Yanami, Doug Parker
Rurouni Kenshin I (TV Series 1996)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A man slayer, Kenshin Himura, who played a major role in defeating Tokugawa Shogunate of feudal Japan carries his reverse blade sword (with a promise not to slay anymore). He embarks on a ... See full summary »

Stars: Lex Lang, Steve Bloch, Stephen Apostolina
Jackie Chan Adventures (2000–2005)
Animation | Fantasy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Jackie Chan and his extended family must fight a criminal organization for magic talismans that could release an evil spirit.

Stars: Jackie Chan, James Sie, Stacie Chan
Detective Conan (TV Series 1996)
Animation | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

The cases of a detective whose physical age was chemically reversed to that of a prepubescent boy but must hide his true mental development.

Stars: Minami Takayama, Wakana Yamazaki, Akira Kamiya
Dragon Ball Z (1989–1996)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

The adventures of Earth's martial arts defender Son Goku continue with a new family and the revelation of his alien origin. Now Goku and his allies must defend the planet from an onslaught of new extraterrestrial enemies.

Stars: Jôji Yanami, Masako Nozawa, Mayumi Tanaka
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Tony Beck ...
 Roronoa Zoro (578 episodes, 1999-2012)
Laurent Vernin ...
 Mr. 7 (578 episodes, 1999-2012)
Mayumi Tanaka ...
 Monkey D Luffy / ... (533 episodes, 1999-2012)
Kazuya Nakai ...
 Roronoa Zoro / ... (406 episodes, 1999-2012)
Akemi Okamura ...
 Nami / ... (401 episodes, 1999-2012)
Kappei Yamaguchi ...
 Usopp / ... (400 episodes, 2000-2012)
Mahito Ôba ...
 The Narrator / ... (382 episodes, 1999-2012)
Hiroaki Hirata ...
 Sanji / ... (379 episodes, 2000-2012)
Colleen Clinkenbeard ...
 Monkey D. Luffy / ... (336 episodes, 1999-2007)
Ikue Ôtani ...
 Tony Tony Chopper / ... (313 episodes, 2000-2012)
Chikao Ohtsuka ...
 Gold Roger / ... (307 episodes, 1999-2012)
Yuriko Yamaguchi ...
 Nico Robin / ... (271 episodes, 2001-2012)
Luci Christian ...
 Nami (246 episodes, 1999-2006)
Christopher Sabat ...
 Roronoa Zoro / ... (239 episodes, 1999-2006)
Edit

Storyline

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 J LeGault

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

pirate | treasure | cook | navigator | doctor | See more »

Taglines:

Will Luffy save his legs? See more »


Certificate:

TV-Y7 | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 September 2004 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Wan pîsu: One Piece  »

Box Office

Budget:

JPY 10,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(original) | (edited)

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

4Kids was the first dubbing company to dub One Piece. However, many fans of the original Japanese version detested the editing many episodes and scenes in 4Kids's translations received (editing out all mentions of death, getting rid of cigarettes or replacing them with lollipops, cutting out entire arcs, adding unnecessary jokes and puns in the heavily edited dialog and more). FUNimation eventually acquired rights to dub the series from episode 144 onwards, and eventually obtained the rights to episodes 1-143. The 143 episodes which 4Kids did edit were edited so heavily that they had been cut down to 104 episodes. See more »

Quotes

Roronoa Zoro: [upon learning that Luffy is inside a giant snake] Does he realize what a pain he is?
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Jump Ultimate Stars (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Wii ara!
(We Are!)
Performed by Tohoshinki
(Tenth opening theme, episodes 373-394)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
This is what an anime fan should call home.
4 September 2013 | by (Greece) – See all my reviews

Looking at the IMDb reviews it seemed rather strange to me that most of them(the top ones at least)were quite outdated,written in 2005-2006 actually or the reviewers had not seen more than 50 or 100 episodes.Having said that please note that i have seen 610 episodes and 2 movies(strong world,film z) as of the day I'm writing this review.I hope my review will provide you with valuable insight to the series or even convince you to watch it.I will try to be as spoiler free as possible.

It's been about a year since i started watching anime regularly and that is something I have yet to regret.I mostly enjoy short anime with less than 50 episodes that have good plot and well made characters,anime like cowboy bebop(my favorite),mushishi,ergo proxy,code geass etc.I knew about anime like OP,Naruto,Bleach even before I started watching anime but kept avoiding them even when I had seen about 50(I must have seen over 100 now XD) other anime mainly because I thought to myself 'how can they be any good when they have that many episodes? Aren't they out of ideas yet?'.Well I might be right about Naruto and Bleach but when it comes to One Piece I couldn't be more wrong.One piece is so good, so enjoyable and it never ends which is something everyone who is watching it wants.

Talk about long introduction huh?Anyways onto the actual review now.It will be divided into 4 sectors: story,characters,art and sound,enjoyment.

STORY: Now the story at first might seem very simple and straightforward,a young boy Monkey D. Luffy(17 years old)setting out on sea on a great journey to become the Pirate King and find One Piece the biggest and greatest treasure in the OP world that was left in 'that' place by the former Pirate King,Gol D. Roger.Before Roger was executed publicly by the marines-world government he told everyone that if they wanted OP they had to look for it and that it was all left in 'that' place and that ignited the great age of pirates.The series is divided into arcs,each featuring its very own story and setting,each island,each place the straw hat pirates(Luffy and his crew)visit is a whole different adventure with new people to meet and new circumstances.And that's one of the best things of OP,you never get bored.You are fascinated by the huge and diverse OP world and you just can't let go of it.Everything is interesting and everything is fun,Luffy and his crew never chose the easy path but they strive for adventure and excitement and they almost pass their feelings to us the viewers.Thats something very rare especially in anime and OP handles that expertly.Once you have seen enough episodes you will realize that the main characters of the series,especially Luffy,don't really care about their destination,hell most of the times they don't even know where they are going at all.All that matters is that they are going somewhere interesting where they will learn new things,get stronger,meet new people and face powerful foes.Another thing worth mentioning is that the series has very few fillers(episodes that did not exist in the original story-source material-manga) unlike some other mainstream anime series(Naruto,Bleach anyone?).Also the fillers are actually not that bad,sure they are not good but many of them are OK.And thats a huge plus for an anime series.

CHARACTERS:This is where OP really shines.Each character is presented with great detail,they are all quite unique.Everyone has their own backstory explained thoroughly and we get to see why they are who they are,why each one of them has their very own ambitions and dreams.Due to their different experiences they have very different personalities and through good character development we see how they interact with each other and how they get closer to each other.We see how they become comrades and everyone is looking for each other,they become something very close to a family.That's the kind of bonds they make.Furthermore we not only see the history and personality of the straw hats but many others too like members of the marines.We see why they make the kind of choices they make.Nobody is entirely evil and nobody is purely good.Everyone has a good reason behind what they are doing and they strongly believe in their own cause,in their own justice and in their own dreams.

ART AND SOUND:One Piece also excels in this sector with beautiful and vivid animation.The sceneries look alive and all different from each other with their very own characteristics.The characters are illustrated masterfully and each character looks a lot different from each other(that's a huge plus in anime).The sound department also did a great job especially with the voice actors,I'm always talking about the original Japanese(don't you dare see the English dub),who fit really well into their respective characters.The music,for me at least,is very catchy and actually really well made.However that depends on personal taste,if you are not really into this kind of karaoke-Japanese style of music you might not like it.Nevertheless OP really has some of the greatest music themes I have heard in an anime.

OVERALL ENJOYMENT:One Piece is one of the most,if not the most enjoyable and diverse anime series you can find.It really excels in pretty much every field there is.It is the only anime series,or any series,I have seen with that many episodes and yet manages to stay that good(and believe me,have I seen a lot).I recommend OP to anyone with enough time and hunger for adventure.If you have not decided whether to watch it or not just watch 10 episodes and see for yourself if you want continue or not(oh you will want to continue).Trust me and you won't regret it,just like I did.

And yep that's the end of it fellas.If you enjoyed my review and found it useful please upvote so others can see it.


12 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Ending anytime soon? Chiscokid88-1
Punk Hazard + Big Mom Vigilant_One
Who's you're favorite character? petekrug17
On a viewing hiatus LoquaciousLightning
New here! rix_89
How would you rate the arcs? LoquaciousLightning
Discuss One Piece (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?