Manga and anime lovers must be familiar with One Piece made by Eiichiro Oda. This manga and anime focus on a pirate named Luffy and his crew on a treasure-hunting adventure. Through this adventure, Oda introduced many characters to readers or viewers. Some of Oda’s characters resemble several world celebrities. So many characters from one piece can also be considered as some of the most Unique anime characters.
Here are 7 characters in the One Piece anime that are similar to world figures:
God Enel is one of the antagonistic characters in One Piece who is a god from the sky island Skypiea. This character is based on the rapper Eminem, he even wears a headband similar to the rapper from the United States.
Whitebeard, who has the name Edward Newgate, is the captain of the Whitebeard Pirates pirate group. This character is based on former wrestler Hulk Hogan, Whitebeard has a mustache and wears a headband like Hogan.
He is a pirate who comes from North Blue and he is also a magician. This character is based on former Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison. On Basil’s forehead, there is the same tattoo as Joey’s make-up when appearing with Slipknot.
Jango is a hypnotist and former captain of the Black Cat Pirates. This character is based on Aerosmith vocalist Steven Tyler. He has wavy blonde hair that looks like Tyler.
Peepley Lulu is one of the leaders of a group called Dock One of the Galley-La Company. This character is based on the late Freddie Mercury, he has the same hairstyle and mustache as Freddie.
Capone Bege is the head of a mafia group who turned pirate and became the captain of the Fire Tank Pirates. This character was created based on the late head of the Al Capone mafia, who was nicknamed Scarface.
Gorosei is one of the Five Elders who rule the world. This character is based on the former president of Russia, Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev. On Gorosei’s forehead is a birthmark similar to Mikhail’s.