5,061 Pages

G-8, also known as Navarone, is a non-canon Marine Base with buildings along the coast and the most important ones are being held in a rock formation in the middle of the cape. The only way to enter and exit is through a large gate blocking the cape. It is the main setting of the G-8 Arc, in which the Straw Hat Pirates have to find their way out of the base.

The Marines of G-8 and Navarone are fiercely proud of their base and island and berate those who undermine its importance. However, the base is "peace crazy"; it is one of the most heavily defended and armed of the marine bases (the main base alone sports a total of 108 cannons [1]), yet sees very little trouble. This has got to the point that the first four rules of G-8 marines involve eating one's meals completely.

Notable AreasEdit

  • Straw Bridge: a bridge leading from the coast to the center.[2]
  • Devils Snare: an area of the bay, filled with cliffs that can capture any ship when there is low tide.

Notable PersonnelEdit

Name Rank Status
Jonathan Portrait Jonathan
  • Vice Admiral
  • Base Commander
Drake (Non-Canon) Portrait Drake Lieutenant Commander Active
Hot Wind Marines Portrait Hot Wind Marines Combat Unit Active
Jessica Portrait Jessica Head Chef Active
Shinpachi Portrait Shinpachi Chef Active
Billy (Cook) Portrait Billy Chef Active
Tom (Cook) Portrait Tom Chef Active
Marley Brothers Portrait Marley Brothers Dishwashers Active
Mekao Portrait Mekao Shipwright Active
Kobato Portrait Kobato Doctor Active

Unnamed Chief Petty OfficerEdit

Unnamed G8 Petty Officer

The unnamed Chief Petty Officer

A Marine Chief Petty Officer working alongside Lieutenant Drake. He has curly black hair and a mustache. He seems to hate carrots and tomatoes. He first appears in the fourth movie and then appears for a second time in the G-8 Arc. He is voiced by Tetsu Inada in Japanese; in English, he is voiced by Todd Haberkorn during the G-8 Arc.

Being an anime-only character, he is seen standing alongside Vice Admiral Jonathan and other marine officers during the gathering at Marineford in preparation for the battle with Whitebeard. This scene is not present in the manga.

Unnamed MarineEdit

Unnamed G8 Marine

The unnamed Marine.

He is a Marine who tried to capture the Straw Hat Pirates and stop them from recovering their gold. He was defeated by Usopp. Later, Shepherd showed up to catch the Straw Hats. He tried to warn Shepherd not to underestimate the Straw Hats; but Shepherd insulted him and his group. He was first shown showing Vice Admiral Jonathan the books on the Going Merry. He first appeared in Episode 196.


  • This base was shown in the fourth movie.
  • G-8, if pronounced, is gate, possibly because the base is so well fortified, or because the only way in or out is through a gate.
  • G-8's soldiers have their own military cadence, alluding to the base's fortifications. It roughly translates to "I don't know but I've been told, Being a Marine will never get old. G-8 gotta keep things right, if you don't listen we'll use our might. If they're dumb enough to come near, bad guys always run in fear". This is sung at the beginning of the G-8 arc and its end by the patrols, set to the melody of the USMC running cadence made famous by Full Metal Jacket. However, due to the peacefulness of Navarone, the cadence is sung at marching speed instead of running.[3]


  1. One Piece AnimeEpisode 196, In the Japanese version and the German dub, the G-8 Jody cadence refers to the number of cannons of G-8 while the main island is shown up close with them.
  2. One Piece AnimeEpisode 201, The bridge was later destroyed by Luffy during their fight against the marines.
  3. One Piece AnimeEpisode 196, The patrols on Straw Bridge sing the G-8 Jody at marching speed before discussing the base's bad popularity.

Site NavigationEdit

[v · e · ?]
Marine Officers: Sakazuki  •  Borsalino  •  Issho  •  Ryokugyu  •  Sengoku  •  Monkey D. Garp  •  Tsuru  •  John Giant  •  Comil  •  Momonga  •  Onigumo  •  Doberman  •  Strawberry  •  Yamakaji  •  Lacroix  •  Ronse  •  Dalmatian  •  Stainless  •  Mozambia  •  Cancer  •  Bastille  •  Smoker  •  Maynard  •  Gion  •  Tokikake  •  Sicily  •  Catacombo  •  Kadar  •  Hina  •  Daigin  •  Yarisugi  •  Brannew  •  Kibin  •  T-Bone  •  Very Good  •  Shu  •  Sharinguru  •  Gorilla  •  Tashigi  •  Koby  •  Nezumi  •  Ripper  •  Helmeppo  •  Glove  •  Stalker  •  Rokkaku  •  Makko  •  Isuka  •  Bogard  •  Candre  •  Sentomaru  •  Giant Squad
Subordinates and Others: Vegapunk  •  Shine  •  Mashikaku  •  Asahija  •  Fullbody  •  Jango  •  Lines  •  Ukkari  •  Bakezo  •  Pike  •  Jero  •  Gal  •  Judges  •  Attach  •  Kyuji  •  Koda  •  Fishbonen
Non-Canon: Jonathan  •  Komei  •  Prodi  •  Graydle  •  Yukimura  •  Bilić  •  Nelson Royale  •  Moore  •  Trap  •  All-Hunt Grount  •  Governor  •  Shepherd  •  Hardy  •  Rapanui Pasqua  •  Drake  •  Isoka  •  Pukau  •  Akibi  •  Rongo  •  Lego  •  Regis  •  Hot Wind Marines  •  Saga  •  Toma  •  Bismarck  •  Boo Kong  •  Jessica  •  Shinpachi  •  Billy  •  Tom  •  Marley Brothers  •  Tajio  •  Kobato  •  Mekao  •  LeMay  •  Dojaku  •  Kansho  •  Straight  •  Curve  •  Bonham  •  Zappa
Former Marines
Canon: Kong   •  Jaguar D. Saul   •  Bell-mère   •  Diez Barrels   •  Donquixote Rosinante   •  Caesar Clown   •  X Drake   •  Morgan   •  Pudding Pudding   •  Kuzan   •  Vergo 
Non-Canon: Z   •  Shuzo   •  Randolph   •  Jim   •  Daddy Masterson   •  Minchey   •  Gasparde   •  Ryudo   •  Ain   •  Binz 
Ship(s): Marine Ships  •  Alexandra   •  Stan Malay   •  Pine Peak   •  Salamander 
Vehicles: Billower Bike  •  Ao Chari 
Devil Fruit Based: Moku Moku no Mi  •  Ori Ori no Mi  •  Hie Hie no Mi   •  Beri Beri no Mi  •  Sabi Sabi no Mi  •  Shari Shari no Mi  •  Pika Pika no Mi  •  Magu Magu no Mi  •  Woshu Woshu no Mi  •  Hito Hito no Mi, Model: Daibutsu  •  Gasu Gasu no Mi   •  Nagi Nagi no Mi   •  Ame Ame no Mi   •  Modo Modo no Mi   •  Mosa Mosa no Mi   •  Meta Meta no Mi 
Fighting Style Based: Haki  •  Rokushiki
Weapon Based: Shigure  •  Kashu  •  Yamaoroshi  •  Nanashaku Jitte  •  Same-kiri Bocho  •  Buster Call  •  Pacifista  •  Eagle Launcher   •  Dyna Stone 
Related Articles
Marine Bases: Base of Marine Headquarters  •  Marineford  •  G-1  •  G-2  •  G-3  •  G-5  •  G-8 (Navarone Island  •  8th Branch   •  16th Branch  •  77th Branch  •  80th Branch  •  153rd Branch  •  Asuka Island   •  Hand Island   •  Firs Island   •  Nebulandia   •  Fron Island 
Story Arcs: Romance Dawn Arc  •  Baratie Arc  •  Arlong Park Arc  •  Loguetown Arc  •  Warship Island Arc *  •  Little Garden Arc  •  Alabasta Arc  •  Jaya Arc  •  G-8 Arc *  •  Long Ring Long Land Arc  •  Water 7 Arc  •  Enies Lobby Arc  •  Post-Enies Lobby Arc  •  Thriller Bark Arc  •  Sabaody Archipelago Arc  •  Amazon Lily Arc  •  Impel Down Arc  •  Marineford Arc  •  Chapter 0  •  Post-War Arc  •  Return to Sabaody Arc  •  Punk Hazard Arc  •  Dressrosa Arc  •  Zou Arc  •  Marine Rookie Arc *  •  Reverie Arc
Cover Stories: Diary of Koby-Meppo  •  Jango's Dance Paradise  •  Wapol's Omnivorous Hurrah  •  Ace's Great Blackbeard Search  •  Miss Goldenweek's "Operation: Meet Baroque Works"  •  CP9's Independent Report  •  Straw Hat's Separation Serial
Movies: Dead End Adventure  •  The Cursed Holy Sword  •  Episode of Alabasta: The Desert Princess and the Pirates  •  One Piece Film: Strong World  •  One Piece 3D: Straw Hat Chase  •  One Piece Film: Z  •  One Piece Film: Gold
Other: World Government  •  Marine Ranks (Admiral, Vice Admiral, Captain)  •  Justice  •  Bounties  •  Kairoseki  •  Battle of Marineford  •  Ox Bell  •  Rocky Port Incident  •  Ocean Guide  •  Fleet  •  Will of the D.