Many assumed that history would repeat itself and that Luffy and Koby would team up against Blackbeard just like Roger and Garp did against the infamous captain of the Rocks Pirates, Rock. So far, we have seen that these two characters have the same goal, which is to win One Piece; However, their method of achieving everything is quite the opposite.
While Luffy is the light, a Liberation warrior who brings Joy to everyone and the embodiment of freedom, Blackbeard is the complete opposite of him, representing darkness and evil plots throughout. story series. Up until now, whatever Blackbeard did was for his benefit regardless of the outcome of others and how it might affect them.
Blackbeard’s real name is Marshall D Teach, bearing the will of the letter “D”, committed his first evil act which was to kill his captain in the Whitebeard Pirates fleet. Since then, Blackbeard has been doing things that affect others, not in a good way. So, fans are waiting for the inevitable battle between Luffy and Blackbeard in the future.
In reality, however, there’s a scenario that sees two characters fight, and although it’s only for a short time, we do see them engage in a fight. Many fans want to know the details regarding that particular episode, and so we’ll be giving them the details for them to reminisce about the moment and see how it leads to the battle. With that said, here we bring you various details about the amazing One Piece series.
When did Luffy fight Blackbeard?
Luffy had every reason to fight Blackbeard after he was responsible for abducting Ace and handing him over to the Marines. As the son of the former pirate king, things didn’t go well for Ace, and with Jimbei’s help from the launch pad, Luffy made it to Marineford Base to rescue Ace from execution.
In the midst of this incredible royal controversy with the Blackbeard Pirates and the leading forces of the Navy, it was definitely a sight to behold and fans are reminded of the moment over and over again. As mentioned earlier, it was a royal rumble, and fans saw many battles take place, and among them, there was a small fight between Luffy and Blackbeard.
The episode number of the anime is One Piece Episode 447, titled “The Jet Pistol of Rage – Luffy vs. Blackbeard,” witnessed the fight between Luffy and Blackbeard as the title suggests. Luffy goes on a rampage and continues to fight Blackbeard who is responsible for Ace’s abduction and the current scenario.
The episode shows that Luffy got very angry and punched Blackbeard as soon as he saw him. The punch is strong enough to push the latter into the wall. However, Blackbeard stood up shortly after and used his Devil Fruit powers to close in and grab Luffy, quickly knocking him to the ground.
Luffy gets up again after coughing up blood, but Jimbei intervenes in the battle and reminds Luffy that their priority is to rescue Ace. The manga chapter that witnessed the fight between the aforementioned people is One Piece Chapter 544.
Will Blackbeard and Luffy fight again?
The only possible question for this answer is YES; There is no future for One Piece where we won’t see a fight between Luffy and Blackbeard. Considering that the Blackbeard pirates are on their way to Egghead Island, where the Straw Hats are currently rescuing Dr. Vegapunk, a fight takes place much earlier than expected.
Luffy’s Gear Five and Blackbeard’s ability to use two Devil Fruits will be scenes that fans will fall in love with. Follow our website weekly for new details about One Piece and many other Shonen Jump manga up to different manhwas.