Later, Kuro brought Kaya her lunch, and she said he should have not chased him away. Along with Nico Robin, Nami is one of the smartest of the Straw Hats and the third smartest character in the East Blue, the first being Ben Beckman of the Red-Haired Pirates and the 2nd being Captain Kuro, captain of the Black Cat Pirates. In fact, they were getting annoyed by the cat pirate's antics as he continued to disappear into thin air. Others: Dr. Indigo | His "hundred plans" (百計, Hyakkei?) Saint Shalulia | Kaya summoned Kuro to her room and told him that she wanted to see Usopp again,[21] but Kuro refused, saying the young man was too much of a bad influence for her. This disgusted Luffy and made him even more determined to stop Kuro. Harisenbon, Flying Pirates Sometime after his defeat and escape from Syrup Village, Kuro once again became the Captain of the Black Cat Pirates. Others: Jango | Saint Jalmack | Vander Decken IX | Officers: Zephyr | Kuro also voiced aloud that he truly loathed her and desired nothing more than killing her. Fleet Admiral: Akainu yaku morisuke timeskip He also sports striped shoes (which he apparently kept from his life as a pirate). Along with Nico Robin, Nami is one of the smartest of the Straw Hats and the third smartest character in the East Blue, the first being Ben Beckman of the Red-Haired Pirates and the 2nd being Captain Kuro, captain of the Black Cat Pirates.At the beginning of the series, Nami despised all pirates. Galdino, Black Cat Pirates I want to say Rob Lucci, but he was more like a main antagonist, while Spandam as the representative of the WG was the villain. Charlotte Flampe He is the captain of the Black Cat Pirates and the former caretaker of Kaya under the false name of Klahadore. Kuro then went to his old crew's ship and reunited with them for the first time in three years, saying they would destroy Syrup Village and gain great wealth the next morning. Even after yearning a peaceful life devoid of the needless violence associated with piracy, Kuro still found the sight of a crescent moon an irresistible lure to his old ways, leading him to unnecessarily attack Merry simply to satisfy himself; his habit of pushing his glasses up with his palm instead of his fingers, whether as a pirate or butler, is prove that he has not forgotten his killing methods. [3], Kuro contemplating on killing Kaya in the anime, In the manga, right after slashing down Merry, Kuro continued to attack all over the room, leaving scratch marks all over;[33] in the anime, he instead left the room and went straight for Kaya, seemingly toying with the idea of killing her then and there himself, but holding enough composure to refrain from doing so. Five Elders, Celestial Dragons [13] This was proven to be true, as Kuro killed and injured many of his crew members. Gary Mack Officers: Sugar | Kuro, being selfish and arrogant, is very cruel and diabolical towards everyone else, be they ally or enemy. When he relived his moments of piracy, he claims his plans were too great to be wasted on his crew. On her left sleeve is her lieutenant's armband. Sadi, Four Emperors Birthday: During the final moments before Luffy defeated him, Kuro lost his composure and screamed at the despair of his precious plan failing. When she discovered what Usopp had told her was the truth, she became upset and could do nothing as Kuro betrayed her feelings on purpose, upsetting her, yet she was unable to pull the trigger of the flintlock that she aimed at him; if anything, she found it very chilling when Kuro made it clear that he was not regretful at the very least in his attempt to kill Merry and made no attempt to deny it. 50 Divine Soldiers: Yama | Gladius | Kuro responded that he wished to protect her from people with a bad reputation to repay her late parents, though he had no intention of changing his approach toward Usopp even despite Kaya's wishes. Pisaro | Kuro's extra appearance when Luffy's first bounty came out. Originally, Jango, the former first mate and hypnotist of the crew, was loyal to his captain Kuro, as Jango was willing to take over captaincy of the crew, and return three years to instigate the plan, despite seemingly knowing of his captain’s darker personality. 33 (debut)35 (after timeskip)[4] No Widgets found in the Sidebar Alt! Users who misuse the template will be blocked for a week minimum. Captain of the Black Cat PiratesKaya's Butler (formerly) At the beginning of the series, Nami despised all pirates. Manga They live and die by my command. Alvida | During his three years as Kaya's butler, he acted as a benign, trustworthy and well-mannered—yet slightly snobbish—man who carries a hatred for pirates, and as such, looks down on Usopp. Numbers: Miss Monday | Alvida | "Corrupt King" Avalo Pizarro | Captain: Donquixote Doflamingo Despite his seemingly-frail build, Kuro's physical prowess is considerable, far above the average East Blue pirate (and carefully maintained even during his years of civilian living). Captain: Fukurokuju Though his rank is Captain (Pre-TS Smoker, Post-TS Tashigi, T-Bone) this puts him at the minimum strength requirements for Vice Admiral (near Maynard’s level). [8] Despite his intellect, he has a tendency to underestimate his opponents based on their seemingly harmless appearance, as he believed that Usopp and the Straw Hat Pirates were no threat, which became his downfall. Some fighters and character move so fast, that's all their opponents see aside from wounds spontaneously opening and blood sent flying by some seemingly invisible force. Caesar Clown, Emperors' Crews Type of Villain Usopp the Man's Tearful Resolve!, on Crunchyroll. Charlotte Opera | Statistics Batman | While interrogating Usopp, Kuro degraded his father being a pirate, causing Usopp to become angry and punch him. At one point, he relives seemingly happy memories with her, breaking her heart as he states that he "endured it", and voiced his utter contempt for her.[14]. "Black"), nicknamed Kuro the "Thousand Plans" (百計のクロ, Hyakkei no Kuro), is the captain of the Black Cat Pirates, who is known for his elaborate plans. to refer himself, while as Kuro, he uses the more arrogant "ore" (おれ, "ore"? Captain: Shiki the Golden Lion Mouseman | Until his deception was revealed, Kaya had always been fond of Klahadore, even leading to dismiss Usopp's claims about Klahadore being a pirate as hurtful lies, while Klahadore made it look as though his mistress's safety and well-being is the utmost importance and refused to let her see Usopp, one factor that she disagreed on due to her friendship. ); the anime exemplifies a possible split personality by "Klahadore" speaking in a lighter and a very formal tone while "Kuro" has a deeper and much colder voice. Characters like: 1. Sir Crocodile | Dosun | [12]), As the captain of the Black Cat Pirates, "Kuro of a Hundred Plans" was reputed as an expert strategist who made elaborate plots to escape capture by the Marines and bounty hunters. Captain Kuro is the main antagonist of the Syrup Village Arc in One Piece. [15] Per his standard fighting style, his arms and hands are also strong - and dexterous - enough to wield ten full-sized blades simultaneously. All-Stars: King "the Conflagration" | Baccarat, Kill everyone in Syrup Village including his own crew and live his life in peace from the Marines. Kid is a tall, muscular man with light skin and bright red hair, resembling flames. [34], In the manga, when Kaya arrived to the battlefield, she announced her arrival in which Kuro at first tried to welcome her before taunting her of his attempt at Merry's life and causing her to drop her pistol by attacking her emotionally; anime, when she approached from behind, he nearly attacked her in the thought of someone trying an ambush against him, only to realize his mistake when Usopp saved her, while pulling the pistol out of her hands when she was emotionally wounded. Kuro, on the other hand, viewed Jango simply as a buffoon like the rest of his crew and thought that he needed to die to preserve the secrecy of his agenda. X[5] Height: Sweet 3 Generals: "Thousand Arms" Charlotte Cracker | As a sign of contempt, Kuro destroys Kaya's third-year anniversary gift without even trying it on. Higuma | Now it’s only danger far, far beyond his ability that he becomes terrified of. Orochi Oniwabanshu Luffy takes down Kuro and ruins his plans. [20] Kuro ordered for Jango to hypnotize Kaya into willing her wealth to him before staging a murder that could be framed as an accident, and to have the rest of the Black Cat Pirates attack the village at that time. "Kuro" (クロ, "Kuro"?) It changed when Marine captain Morgan attacked his ship. Blueno | One Piece Romance Dawn: The Dawn of the Adventure, From the Decks of the World: The 500,000,000 Man Arc, One Piece - Defeat Him! Additional Notice: This template is meant for admin maintenance only. [10] During his time as an active pirate, he was open about his murderous nature, as his crew feared him for his ruthlessness at all times. The glasses are his signature belongings, and as such, he destroyed the new ones Kaya gave him (though it may be because he simply hated her). Mass murderIncriminationHypnotismTreason [27], The three children from Usopp's pretend pirate crew⁠—Ninjin, Piiman, and Tamanegi⁠—then arrived and hit Kuro in the face with a shovel, bat, and frying pan, but Kuro got up without issue and kicked Usopp to the ground. Frontier Agents: Mr. 7 | He later admits that, aside his hatred for Usopp and piracy, how much he despises this pseudo-personality; his hatred of piracy standing, the true reason is very different than that of his false persona. However, when his colleague revealed his true colors, Merry's trust and liking instantly turned to fear and hate. Kuro has proven himself to be a skilled actor, having created the personality of Klahadore, which was in stark contrast to that of his true persona, Kuro; he managed to maintain his act despite his deep hatred of Kaya and Usopp, enduring them with crocodile tears and verbal taunts, respectively, only revealing himself when he deemed it was no longer necessary. Gina, Thriller Bark Pirates (Mysterious Four) Vinsmoke Ichiji | Curiously, all English translations of the series leave it as-is, while universally translating the name of his (former) crew. Kuro (クロ) is the cunning captain of the Black Cat Pirates. Captain: Kuro "of a Hundred Plans" Stussy | The young Straw Hat crew met Usopp in Syrup Village, and they helped him to defend his friend/love interest Kaya from Kuro, a pirate captain who was plotting to kill her and steal her inheritance. Donquixote Doflamingo | Don Accino | Met Luffy those who cared about him arriving at the beginning of the fastest villains.... `` ore ''? 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