Ray: Alright, the combatants are set. Let’s settle this debate once and for all.
Steel: It’s time for a DEATH BATTLE!!!
All was calm as a massive galleon cruised across the ocean's surface, its lion-head bowsprit and straw-hat wearing Jolly Roger noticeable anywhere. From its deck, one could hear merry music from a fiddle, and the members of the crew either singing or dancing along to it.
Joining them in the festivities was the captain of this ship known to all as "Thousand Sunny". That captain was none other than the famed Straw-Hat Luffy.
The song came to an end and the skeletal fiddler took a bow, his art complete. If he had a proper face, he would have smiled at the cheers.
“WOW!” Luffy said with a broad smile, “Play it again!”
Yet as the crew celebrated, a simple-looking steamboat was coming across their path up ahead. At first, the crew paid no mind to it. That all changed because, just when the skeleton
Ray: The sea is a dangerous place to be, but there exist people strong enough and daring enough to take it head-on.
Steel: If you were expecting Jack Sparrow or Edward Kenway, prepare to be disappointed.
Ray: Captain Straw-Hat Luffy…
Steel: And Popeye the Sailor Man.
Steel: He’s Ray and I’m Steel…
Ray: And it’s our job to analyze the strengths, weaknesses, and strategies of these two seafaring combatants to see who would win a DEATH BATTLE.
MONKEY D. LUFFY…
First Appearance: Romance Dawn (1996, pilot), One Piece ch.1 (1997, official)
Height: 5’7 ½”
Occupation: Captain of the Straw-Hat Pirates
Trademarks: Straw hat, Scar under eye, Elastic skin
Regularly defeats giant monsters, superhumans, and hordes of soldiers
Infiltrated Impel Down and made it out alive
Liberated Alabasta and several other lands from evil
First Appearance: Thimble Theatre (January 17, 1929)
First Animated Appearance: Betty Boop: Popeye the Sailor (July 14, 1933)
Aliases: Popeye the Sailorman
Height: 5' 6''
Occupation: Sailor, Boxer, Carpenter, Spinach farmer, Restaurant owner, Actor/Performer, Gym Instructor, Black Smith, ect
Affiliation: The Navy, Sweethaven (Home town)
Likes: Spinach, Olive Oyl, Sweet Pea, fighting, sailing, fishing, adventure, animals, freedom, the USA, and Superman comics
- Started off as a one-shot character in Thimble Theater who was supposed to die
- However, got brought back due to popularity and became the main character
- Predates Superman by 8 years
- Was inspired by a real life tough guy Frank Fiegel, nicknamed "Rocky"
- Spinach Popeye's choice of food because of a misplaced d
Doctor Moo: But if you already read that, then let's get back to analyzing their weapons, armor, and skill to see who would win a Death Battle!
First Appearance: A Wild Hare (1940)
Aliases: Wascally Wabbit, The masked terror, the masked marauder, Rabbit Hood, Super Rabbit
Height: 3'3'' (4' if you include the ears)
Occupation: Actor/Performer, Singer, Entertainer, Woodland critter, Teacher, Easter Bunny, TV host, Mascot, ect
Affiliation: Looney Tunes, Warner Bros, Toon Squad, Acme Looniversity