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|First Appearance:||Chapter 23; Episode 8|
|Affiliations:||Straw Hat Pirates; Usopp Pirates (former)|
|Occupations:||Sniper; Pirate; Captain (former)|
|Epithet:||"Sogeking" (そげキング Sogekingu?);
"King of Snipers" (狙撃の王様 Sogeki no Ō-sama?, "Sniper King" (Viz));
"Hana Arashi" (鼻嵐 Hana Arashi?) (in Enies Lobby When handcuffed to Zoro)
|Japanese VA:||Kappei Yamaguchi|
|Odex English VA:||Jamie Meldrum (Episodes 9-53);
Chuck Powers (Episodes 54+)
|4Kids English VA:||Jason Adam Griffith|
|Funi English VA:||Sonny Strait|
19 (after timeskip)
|Height:||174 cm (5'8½") (debut)
176 cm (5'9½") (after timeskip)
Usopp (ウソップ Usoppu?) is the sniper of the Straw Hat Pirates, and the former Captain of the Usopp Pirates. When Usopp was first introduced, he was often (comically) labeled as the "Liar" of the Straw Hat Pirates, due to the "Uso" (うそ) in his name meaning "lie" or "falsehood". He was born in Syrup Village, and was first mentioned by Yasopp, his father. He was officially the third (unofficially fourth) member of the crew, and the third to join, and, including Nami and Robin, also the third to rejoin, doing so at the end of the Post-Enies Lobby Arc. His bounty of 30,000,000 is credited to his alias and alter-ego "Sogeking".
Before the TimeskipEdit
For most of the story, Usopp is a slim, somewhat dark-skinned teenager with medium-length black curly hair and a long nose, which is apparently an allusion to Pinocchio (a wooden boy from a story of the same name who possessed a nose that would stretch after he lied). Usopp inherited his famous nose from his mother, while the rest of his face closely resembles his father's. During the Straw Hat separation, after landing in the Boin Archipelago, Usopp grew obese from overeating.
He usually wears an olive green plaid bandanna, a blue and white striped armband on his left arm, along with special sniper goggles (he also has a pair of clear rectangular goggles that he sometimes wears in situations where he does not have his sniper goggles, like when he first met the Straw Hats or when his sniper goggles were stolen by Mr. 2), brown overalls with a white sash and no shirt underneath (although he wore a murky green shirt during the Skypiea Arc).
He also carries with him a yellow satchel, which he stores all his tools and gadgets in.
After the TimeskipEdit
After the two year timeskip, Usopp has increased muscle hypertrophy and has grown his hair out. He has become "manlier", being slightly taller and more muscular than before.
Usopp now has a new pair of goggles around his neck (his sniper goggles weren't shown) and has some headphones or ear protectors on. He also now has a little goatee along with a new white suncap he wears on his head. He also has a new pair of rolled-up yellow pants with red suspenders, and a pair of boots.
His trademark yellow satchel has been replaced with a red one, but he still has his blue and white striped wrist band on his left arm.
- ↑ SBS One Piece Manga — Vol. 4, fan question: What are the ages of Luffy, Zoro, Nami, and Shanks?
- ↑ One Piece Manga and Anime — Vol. 61 Chapter 598 and Episode 517, two years pass in the storyline.
- ↑ SBS One Piece Manga — Vol. 15, fan question: Oda-sensei!! I've been thinking about this a lot... what are Luffy, Zoro, Nami, Usopp and Sanji's birthdays? Tell us!!
- ↑ SBS One Piece Manga — Vol. 10, fan question: I wanna know the height of all 5.
- ↑ One Piece Blue Deep: Characters World (p. 17), Usopp's post-timeskip height is given.
- ↑ One Piece Manga and Anime — Vol. 45 Chapter 435 and Episode 320, the crew's bounties for attacking Enies Lobby are revealed.
External Links Edit
- Sniper — Wikipedia article on snipers.