The brotherhood between Portgas D. Ace and Monkey D. Luffy shines in a beautiful pair of gender-swapped One Piece cosplay.
Uploaded to Reddit, the outfits recreate the look of the two infamous pirates, giving their outfits a feminine touch. They also feature the characters’ signature headgear – Luffy’s iconic straw hat and Ace’s orange cowboy hat.
Other fan favorites from Eiichiro Oda’s longstanding masterpiece have also inspired recent gender-bending cosplays. In particular, the King of the Desert, Sir Crocodile, has been the inspiration for several examples, including one that emits the energy of the big boss and another with the caption “Luffy’s mother”. A prominent theory among the One Piece fan community asserts that the former Lord of the Seas and who will become the ruler of Arabasta is a transgender man as well as the other parents of the future Pirate King with the same name. with Monkey D. Dragon. This idea builds on a wealth of evidence, including Sir Crocodile’s actions during the Great War and his relationship with Okama Kingdom leader Emporio Ivankov, whose Devil Fruit powers give him his Devil Fruit powers. allowing him to control his hormones.
First appearing in Shueisha’s Weekly Shōnen Jump in 1997, Oda’s ongoing One Piece manga has become the best-selling manga of all time, and Vol. 103 recently earned the top spot on the New York Times Best Sellers list for graphic books. Mangaka has confirmed that the story, which includes more than 1,000 individual chapters so far, has entered the final story with the beginning of the “Egghead” season; he also said he wanted to have fun with the finale, explaining: “I think I’ve reached a point where I can do whatever I want.”
There’s more to make One Piece fans excited
One Piece fans have more to get excited about than the story’s epic ending and impressive cosplay instances. For example, Netflix’s live-action film adaptation of Oda’s work is slated to premiere at the end of the month. A series of promotional materials have revealed what the new show has in store, with a remarkable behind-the-scenes photo providing a glimpse of Luffy’s Devil Fruit.
In addition, ONE PIECE ON ICE ~Episode of Alabasta~, the skate chapter that describes the events of the plot of the same name, is currently in its first stage of premiere in Japan. The production involved many talented skaters with Olympic silver medalist Shoma Uno leading the cast.
The One Piece manga is distributed in North America by VIZ Media, while the anime adaptation by Toei Animation is available to stream on Hulu and Crunchyroll.