The Gear Fifth got its cartoonish look from an unexpected source of inspiration for many.
in the most recent Wano’s bowLuffy received a amazing power up thanks to woke up the true power from her mythological Zoan-type devil fruit called Hito Hito No Mi: Model Nika.
This incredible feat gave him a new transformation call Gear Fifth and a new appearance which is very flashy and quirky for fans.
The New appearance of Luffy has been focused and inspired in cartoonishit is for this reason that its creator has revealed the source of his inspiration.
Below we tell you the details.
What inspired Eiichiro Oda to design Luffy’s Gear Fifth?
The One Piece anime is currently found in one of his highest points in recent years, due to wonderful revelations that he has had in his chapters most recent.
And it is that Luffy during the fight with Kaido could acquire it’s great transformation with which he got a pretty cartoony lookwhich has been very striking for fans.
In a recent interview the creator of this popular anime he has source revealed of inspiration what led him to give him this cartoonish form to Gear Fifthand the fight he had with Kaido, and is that the mangaka inspired by the classic cartoon, Tom and Jerry.
Eiichiro Oda explained that suffered a bit when he tried to draw Luffy in this form due to the difference in attitudessince he was the only one made jokes during the battle and his opponent did not do the samebecause he didn’t want the fight was like in other anime where the battles are more serioushe wanted the fans they will enjoy the fight and at the same time they had reasons to laugh.
To this could also be attributed the strange connection that has not yet been fully understood between Luffy and Nika while I was in the mode Gear Fifth, since it is said that this God was just as joker and laughter.
One Piece is a different story
this series not your typical shonensince it has a very interesting plot encompassing many areaswhich are treated with the greater dedication possible how can visualize in each chapter they make.
His characters do not seek to be the everyday heroes of a shonen, because tackle their own individual storiesto which they dedicate the greatest care when developing them.
Eiichiro Oda has sought to give him a characteristic touch with respect to humor themesince they can do some jokes what can look childishbut in turn they manage to deal with adult issues.
The mangaka has made this series a history with identityas covers many topics that are not seen in other works. In addition to this, its creator has kept true to essence what has characterized this animethis being his distinctive touch.
For this and many other things, this work it is considerate as one of the best in history.