The animals on Merveille evolved by eating a plant called IQ. Shiki, in his attempt to take over the world and destroy East Blue, had Dr. Indigo create an army of violent animals with the drug SIQ. Many of these animals are introduced in the tenth movie, appearing on the floating island of Merville.
The Land Gator (ランドゲーター Rando Gētā?) is an enormous alligator as flat as land mass hence its name. Its flat headed design slightly resembles that of a Japanese mythological monster called a Waniguchi.
The Mori Dako (森ダコ Mori Dako?, literally meaning "Forest Octopus") is the tyrant of the forest. This gargantuan octopus-like creature can easily kick through trees. It is said that with its countless legs (though the actual number is twenty) it is sure to catch its targeted prey. The Mori Dako was first seen in One Piece Film: Strong World. It quickly disposed of a Land Gator that was chasing Luffy. It then decided to target Luffy but was soon defeated by a Don Kamakiriri. Luffy was seen eating a part of its tentacle that was cut by the same Don Kamakiriri. After the island falls on the sea while the animals' savagery wears off, it was seen greeting Billy waving its cut tentacles. It makes an appearance in the cover of Chapter 590, along with Jinbe and Dracule Mihawk.
The Don Kamakiriri (ドン・カマキリリ Don Kamikiriri?) is a giant praying mantis-like creature which always seems to be angry. Its arm scythes are capable of cutting through solid stone with ease. It was first seen when it quickly defeated a Mori Dako that was chasing Luffy. It, however, was soon defeated by a Terror Guma. "Kamakiri" means mantis.
The Terror Guma (テログマ Tero Guma?, literally meaning "Terror Bear"), also known as the Long-armed Bear (手長グマ Tenagaguma?), is a black bear with white stripes on its body and long arms, like a prisoner uniform. The most notable feature of the Terror Guma is its massive and powerful arms. Using these very long arms, its strikes are very likely to result in a killing blow. Its cute, round eyes are quite deceiving of this creature's violent nature. It defeated Don Kamakiriri before turning on, and ultimately being defeated, by Luffy. After the island falls on the sea while the animals' savagery wears off, it was seen greeting Billy flying by along with a Groggysaurus eating leaves.
Guma comes from the Japanese word Kuma くま/熊. The Terror Guma, being a bear with long arms, is similar to gibbons, in Japan called "Long-armed Monkeys" (手長猿 Tenagazaru?) being apes with long arms as well.
The Guntai Ari (軍隊アリ Guntai Ari?, literally meaning "Army Ants"), are a group of soldier-like ants. They may be based on real-life "army ants". Using numbers to take down even enormous prey, they are always acting in a group. If they spot prey they will reduce it to bones in an instant. However, if their target has already been reduced to bones, then they will simply march through it harmlessly (as was in the case of Brook). They attempted to attack Brook, Nico Robin and Franky, but they were distracted by a Baku Zame, which they eat. They try to attack the pirates again, but are defeated by Brook (who is somewhat offended when Franky surmised the reason as to why the ants safely left him alone was because they already thought of the living skeleton as "leftovers").
The Baku Zame (バクザメ Baku Zame?, literally meaning "Chomp Shark") is a shark that is as long as a serpent. It is green with six pectoral fins, three sets of gills, and two dorsal fins. It attacked Franky, Robin and Brook, but got eaten by Guntai Ari.
The Screen Buffalo (スクリーンバッファロー Sukurīn Baffarō?) is a giant carnivorous buffalo with a giant beard. A predator lurking in the snow, this horned beast blends into snow fields' scenery. Its attacks its prey by closing in without being noticed.
The Jura Chou (ジュラ鳥 Jurachō?, literally meaning "Jurassic Bird") is a bird that resembles an archaeopteryx. Its overall color is green, while the feathers on its wings are multicolored. Its head is black, and does not seem to have flesh or feathers. For his giant size and flying capabilities, it can hunt enemies in the air easily. When the creatures from Merveille are summoned to the main island, one is seen invading Shiki's palace. Later, another one is seen trying to eat Luffy and Billy as they fight Shiki. After the island falls on the sea while the animals' savagery wears off, it was seen greeting Billy as they both fly past by after the credits in the DVD.
Billy (ビリー Birī?) is a giant electricity producing bird from the tenth One Piece movie. He was originally a creation of Dr. Indigo, but he aids Luffy in fighting against Shiki in the air.
The Kaen Kabuto (カエンカブト Kaen Kabuto?, literally meaning "Flame Beetle") is a giant black beetle, looking like a mixture of many beetle species. It has pink fur around its body, and four horns. It can use heat to breath fire, using it against enemies. It attempted to attack Sanji and Usopp, but it was defeated. Boss may be a Kaen Kabuto.
The Shimatori (シマトリ Shimatori?, literally meaning "Island Chicken") is a strong four-winged, savage, and mysterious rooster-like creature. It dishes out powerful strikes with its four wings, and it swoops down on its unfortunate prey. Its name comes from the Japanese words "shima" (島) which means island, and "tori" (鶏) which means chicken.
The Giragon (ジラゴン Jiragon) is a green giraffe with black hair on its neck and a long neck which can twist. Its name is a combination of "giraffe" and "dragon" since it has a long dragon-like neck. It was seen chasing Usopp and Sanji.
The Oh Imomushi (大イモ虫 Ō-Imomushi?, literally meaning "Big Caterpillar") is a giant caterpillar seen chasing Sanji and Usopp on an island on Merville, but it fell off the island.
A Toramata (トラマタ Toramata?, literally meaning "Forked Tiger") is a large blue six-legged tiger with two tails and long teeth like a saber-toothed tiger. Its design and name is a reference to the Japanese mythological monster "Nekomata" (猫又 Nekomata?, literally meaning "Forked Cat"), which translates the Toramata's name to "Forked Tiger" (虎又). Its coloring appear to be based on the cryptid Maltese tiger. It was sleeping in a tree, but is awakened by Sanji and Usopp, and later is defeated by the pirates.
The Cowball (カウボール Kau Bōru?) is a small bull-like creature. His skin, fur and eyes are red colored, while his horns are pink. Even being small, his body is very large in comparison to his hooves. Still, he can launch himself at high speeds, resembling a bullet being shot from a gun. It tried to attack Sanji and Usopp; though they weren't defeated, they broke the ground below the pirates, making them fall.
The Dasoku (ダソク Dasoku?, literally meaning "Snake Feet"), also known as a Mukade Hebi (ムカデ蛇 literally meaning "Centipede Snake"?) is cross between a snake and a centipede, and is large and lengthy. "Dasoku" (だそく?) means superfluity. If separated, it literally means "snake feet" (蛇足?). It was being attacked by an Ettousaurus.
The Ettousaurus (エットウザウルス Ettōsaurusu?, literally meaning "Wintersaurus") is a dinosaur-like creature that lives in snowy places. It's overall color is cyan, with some black spots, has white fur over his back, tail, around his head and under its mouth. It also has large antlers. It was seen attacking a giant snake, Dasoku, and then trying to attack a little girl, but it was defeated by Zoro. Two other Ettosaurus are seen running to the main island of Merveille.
A Mammoth Dense (マンモスデンス Mammosu Densu?) is a giant mammoth with large tusks and six feet. One was being used by Roronoa Zoro and Tony Tony Chopper to travel around a winter island in Merveille. Another one was seen attacking the village in Merveille with other animals.
Oh Umi GappaEdit
Oh Umi Gappa (大ウミガッパ Ō Umi Gappa?, literally meaning "Great Ocean Kappa") is a giant water bug-like creature. No other information for this creature. The name may come from the kappa, a Japanese mythological water creature.
Maou Game (魔王ガメ Maō Game?, literally meaning "Demon King Turtle") is a giant turtle creature, in a flooded volcano in Merveille trying to eat Nami and Billy with other animals, but it was defeated when Billy used his electric powers in the water. Another one was seen after the animals from Merveille are summoned to the main island, it was invading Shiki's palace since the Daft Green trees were blown up.
The Gyoriiza (ギョリーザ Gyorīza?)is a giant fish-like creature..
King Umi MukadeEdit
The King Umi Mukade (キング海ムカデ Kingu Umi Mukade?, literally meaning "King Sea Centipede") is a sea-based centipede. It was in a flooded volcano in an island of Merveille, trying to eat Nami and Billy, but it was defeated along other animals when Billy used his electric powers in the water.
The Black Brothers (ブラックブラザーズ Burakku Burazāzu?) are three brother scorpion-like creatures, each brother with a different appearance from each other. Big Sasori (巨大サソリ Kyodai Sasori?, literally meaning "Big Scorpion") is the eldest son of the three brothers, and is dark red in appearance; working in conjunction with his brothers he soundly brings down his prey. The second son is characterized by his sharp form, pincers, and stringer, and is dark purple; using his sharp pincers he tears his opponents to pieces. The third son has on his single tail two stingers, with a green appearance; he overpowers by using his thick and heavy build.
Big Sasori's name comes from the Japanese word, "Sasori" (蠍（さそり） Sasori?)which means "scorpion".
The Fat Lion (ファットライオン Fatto Raion?) is a bloated lion with its mane spiky and reaching to the end of its back. Its legs are small for its body. The funky king of beasts, he deceives others with his plump and cute appearance, before instantly making them victims of his atrocious fangs. The Fat Lion can first be scene in Volume 0 Strong World on the island of Merveille. He's later seen chasing the Black Brothers and Luffy, but the Fat Lion and the scorpions are defeated by Billy.
The Zarley Davidson (ザーリーダビットソン Zārī Debison?) is a vehicle designed and produced by Franky, after he modified the base creature that Indigo created before. A bullet running through the wilderness, this stylized crayfish was Franky's set of wheels, it moves through its own power. Though the handlebars may appear to be only for show, they are actually the creature's antennae tied together by rope. The brakes are controlled through these handles.
The name "Zarley Davidson" is a play on the Japanese word ザリガニ Zarigani, which means crayfish, and the motorcycle company Harley Davidson. In the FUNimation dub, it is called the Crawley Davidson.
The Boxer Penguin (ボクサーペンギン Bokusā Pengin?) is a large penguin with tall legs and a large beak. With a hair-raising straight right this fighter lives on intensely cold land. With its unleashed assault it accurately punches through its prey. It resembles a cross between a Great Auk, a bird that looks like, but is not related to penguins and a Magellanic Penguin due to its color pattern.
The Red Fang (レッドファング Reddo Fangu?), is a zebra which looks like a feline.
The Big Tree (ビッグツリー Biggu Tsurī?) is an impostor of the jungle. Mimicking a tree, it waits for prey. To tell it apart is a near impossible task. The Big Tree is based on the Phasmatodea, commonly known as the "stick insect". While the Phasmatodea resembles small twigs and branches, the Big Tree imitates an entire tree. It appears when the animals from the archipelago are summoned to the main island. But since the Daft Green trees around Shiki's palace were blown up, Big Tree and many other animals invaded the palace. Later, a Big Tree was defeated by Sanji and Brook.
The Tsujigiri Itachi (辻斬りイタチ Tsujigiri Itachi?, literally meaning "Killer Weasel") is a giant weasel creature that carries a handmade scythe, known as the Gale's Reaper, made from a leaf that comes from a plant called a Sword Tree (剣樹 Kenju?) (which also appears in Level 1 of Impel Down, which is attached to a stalk. Using only one hand he comes striking down. He carries his agile body exactly as if it was a gale. It was seen when the animals from Merveille are summoned to the main island.
The word "tsujigiri" literally means crossroad killing, which refers to the practice in the Edo period of Japan in which bushi (samurai) would kill a random bystander in order to test out a new sword. It would later refer to other needless killings committed by the bushi, and was considered socially acceptable for a time. The theme of the Killer Weasel comes from the Japanese folklore monster known as the kamaitachi (鎌鼬 Kamaitachi?, literally meaning "sickle weasel"). It would travel through fierce winds and give people gashes with its sickle shaped claws.
The Meteor Ibex (メテオ･アイベックス Meteo Aibekkusu?) is a creature that resembles an ibex with large horns. Its body is white with black stripes, making it also resemble a zebra. It can jump off from high places and land on its feet hence its name, as its ramming can break walls. It appears when the creatures attack the village in Merveille, three can be seen running and jumping off a cliff. They land on their feet and continue running to the village. Later, one can be seen breaking the walls of Shiki's castle.
The Kung-Fu Dot (カンフードット Kung-Fū Dotto?) is a spotted frog that fights using Kung-Fu. Even smashing through walls it controls an unmatched Kung-Fu kick; because of this pointed kick there is no method to escape him. Even though its hands have four fingers and is non-webbed, its feet have five toes and is webbed. Its Japanese name "Dot" (ドット Dotto?) is backwards for "toad" (トッド todo?). It was seen when the animals from Merveille are summoned to the main island.
The Rakuda (ラクダ literally meaning "Camel"?), is a bison-like creature with camel-like humps. No other information for this creature.
Spider Tank (スパイダータンク Supaidā Tanku?) is a giant spider with the force of a tank. It appears after the creatures from Merveille invade Shiki's palace. One Spider Tank was seen attacking a few Golden Lion Pirates.
Shogun Jishi (将軍獅子 Shogun Jishi?, literally meaning "General Lion") is a giant lion creature. It was seen when the creatures from Merveille invade Shiki's palace after the Daft Green trees are destroyed. Its appearance somewhat resembles the guardian lions found in some Asian cultures.
Kill Rabi (キルラビ Kiru Rabi?) is a wolf-rabbit hybrid like creature. It appeared attacking a village in Merveille. Another one was later seen in Shiki's palace lying down on the ground after being defeated by Sanji and Brook, after the creatures from Merveille invaded it.
The Groggysaurus (グロッキーサウルス Gurokkīsaurusu?) is a giant creature that resembles a dinosaur. Its overall color is gray, with some red stripes. It has white fur above and below its head and neck. Its neck is always curved, and its tongue stays out of his mouth. It appears attacking a village in Merveille with other creatures.
The Batta GT-7000 (バッタGT-7000 Batta GT-7000?, literally meaning "Grasshopper GT-7000") is a vehicle designed and produced by Franky, using a creature created by Indigo as a base. An explosive monster machine, the reins are handled by Franky. Like the Zarley Davidson, the Batta GT-7000 handlebars are actually the creature's antennae tied by rope. It is through these handles that the brakes are controlled. If instructed through its rope handle bars it will run at will. It was seen taking Franky, Robin and Brook to the destroyed village in Merveille.
The Sazae Kanchou (サザエ艦長 Sazae Kanchou?, meaning "Turban Shell Captain") is a creature that resembles a hermit crab.
The Erimakitokageps (エリマキトカゲプス Erimakitokagepusu?) is a giant purple colored lizard with a dinosaur-like appearance. For his giantic size, he can easily break stone walls, and it seems to have very resistant horns. Its name comes from "Erimaki Tokage" (エリマキトカゲ Erimakitokage?, Japanese name for "frilled lizard"), referring to its frill. It appears when the creatures from Merveille are summoned to the main island. He is seen running toward Shiki's palace, and breaking its walls down.
The Hippo Iron (ヒポアイアン Hipo Aian?) is a pink hippo with a long tail, spots, long fangs and a pig-like snout. Keeping its twin tusks hidden, this crafty hippo-beast pretends to be harmless. Hiding the huge fangs inside its mouth, it deceives its prey.
The Seiuchi Mountain (セイウチマウンテン Seiuchi Maunten?, literally meaning "Walrus Mountain"), is a giant walrus with a blue and cyan coloration.
The Missile (ミサイル Misairu?) is a red rhinoceros-like creature. Its name has the word sai or rhino in it (ミサイル).
The Death Risu (デス・リス Desu Risu?, literally means "Death Squirrel"), is a squirrel-like creature. No other information for this creature.
The Del Kong (デル･コング Deru Kongu?) is a giant gorilla with brown colored fur. Its face and ears are violet, and his fangs are notably out of its mouth. The front of its arms are larger than the back of it. No abilities are known about this creature. It appears when the creatures from Merveille are summoned to the main island, it was seen in Shiki's palace, among other animals.
The Senbon Yari (千本鑓 literally means "Thousand Spears"?) is a large blue boar-like creature with spikes on its back.
The Golden Bat (ゴールデンバット Gooruden Batto?) is a golden bat-like creature with a red mask on its eyes.
The God Wind (ゴッドウィンド Goddo Uindo?) is a black dragonfly-like creature with blue eyes and a spear that it wields.
The Air Elephant (エア・エレファント Ea Erefanto?) is a pink elephant-like creature that can use its ears to fly. It somewhat resembles the flying elephant Dumbo from the animated film of the same name. It could also resemble the flying elephants from the novel Alice Through the Looking-Glass.
The Miyama Emperor (ミヤマ･エンペラー Miyama Enperā?, literally meaning "Mountain Emperor") is a large black stag beetle with white stripes horizontal on its body.
The Joker (ジョーカー Jōkā?) is a bee-like creature.
The Ikahula (イカフラ Ikafura?, literally meaning "Squid Hula") is a giant squid-like creature. Its body is mostly yellow colored, and his head has some red stripes. It uses dozens of tentacles to attack its enemies. The movement its tentacles make seem like hula dancing, therefore earned its name. It first appeared in Chapter 0, as Shiki and Indigo watch their creatures in Merveille. It later appears when the creatures from Merveille break in Shiki's palace. An Ikahula is seen attacking allies of the Golden Lion Pirates.
The Hammer Isoginchaku (ハンマーイソギンチャク Hanmā Isoginchaku?, literally meaning "Hammer Sea Anemone") is a pink colored mollusk-like creature. It has mushroom-like tentacles coming from his head that can act as hammers. It appears when the creatures from Merveille invade Shiki's palace. One is chasing after Franky, trying to stomp on him but when the creature finally corners him, Franky used his cannon to defeat it.
The Batch Fly (バッチフライ Bacchi Furai?) is a giant fly, mostly green colored. It has six paws, red grid eyes and is almost always seen with an angry face. Using his forward paws, it can produce fire and shoot it. It was seen when the creatures from Merveille are summoned to the main island, and then invaded Shiki's palace since the Daft Green trees around it were blown up. One was defeated by Brook before it could shoot fireballs at him.
The Agehaguera (アゲハグエラ Agehagurea?) is a giant colorful butterfly, that is mostly always seen smiling. As it moves its wings, the Agehaguera releases toxic pollen that can weaken its enemies. The "Ageha" in its name literally means "swallowtail butterfly". It appeared when the creatures from all over Merveille invade Shiki's palace, but it was quickly defeated by Nico Robin.
The Rock Panda (ロックパンダ Rokku Panda?) is a panda-like creature with red and blue star-like patches over its eyes and a purple coloration on its arms, ears, and legs. Its name comes from its patches resembling that on a rock star.
The Monkey Trooper (モンキートルーパー Monkī Torūpā?) is a weapon master; this armed monkey picks up and uses man-made weapons. He masters swords, needless to say guns as well. It appears after the animals from Merveille are summoned to the main island, and after they've invaded Shiki's palace. One was seen trying to fight Sanji with nunchucks, but is defeated with a single kick.
The Shirokage (シロカゲ Shirokage?, literally meaning "White Shadow") is a white sloth-like creature.
The Blue Jack (ブルージャック Burū Jakku?) is a whale-like creature.
- ↑ One Piece Anime - Movie 10, Shiki's mutant animal army appears.
- ↑ One Piece Manga — Vol. 60 Chapter 590, Mori Dako appears in the manga
- ↑ One Piece Manga and Anime - Vol. 0 Chapter 0 and Episode 0, Fat Lion is seen in the background.
- ↑ One Piece Manga and Anime - Vol. 0 Chapter 0 and Episode 0, Ikahula appears in on Merville.
- ↑ One Piece Anime - Episodes 426-429, Boss appears and plays a role in defending Little East Blue.