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S8:E229 The Dashing Sea Train and the City of Water: Water Seven!

One Piece
04/17/2005 02:54 pm EDT

After the Going Merry narrowly escapes being hit by a "sea train", the crew meets an old woman, Kokoro, and her ...read more After the Going Merry narrowly escapes being hit by a "sea train", the crew meets an old woman, Kokoro, and her granddaughter, Chimney. Kokoro gives Luffy a map to Water Seven. Luffy, Nami, and Usopp buy boats driven by sea monsters called "yagara". show less

S8:E230 Adventure in the City on the Water! Head to the Mammoth Shipbuilding Plant!

One Piece
04/24/2005 02:55 pm EDT

Luffy, Nami, and Usopp get strange greetings from the residents and they get to experience the roller coaster-like channels of ...read more Luffy, Nami, and Usopp get strange greetings from the residents and they get to experience the roller coaster-like channels of Water Seven. Luffy find out that some pirates had been beaten at the hands of some powerful craftsmen; the Galley La Company. Chopper loses Robin and some strange new people threaten Zoro back on the ship. show less

S8:E231 The Franky Family and Iceburg!

One Piece
05/01/2005 02:56 pm EDT

The people who attacked Zoro reveal themselves to be the feared "Franky Family", though they're no match for Zoro. ...read more The people who attacked Zoro reveal themselves to be the feared "Franky Family", though they're no match for Zoro. Luffy have their gold exchanged for cash. After, they meet a man who resembles Usopp, Galley La's carpenter employment foreman, Kaku. Usopp's cut of the money is stolen by the Franky Family. show less

S8:E232 Galley-La Company! A Grand Sight: Dock #1!

One Piece
05/15/2005 02:57 pm EDT

Paulie makes his debut when he retrieves Usopp's stolen money as he runs from debt collectors. Kalifa shows Luffy, Nami, and ...read more Paulie makes his debut when he retrieves Usopp's stolen money as he runs from debt collectors. Kalifa shows Luffy, Nami, and Usopp around Dock No. 1 and tells them how Iceburg founded the Galley La Company. Kaku returns from the Going Merry and tells them that their keel is irreparably damaged. show less

S8:E233 Pirate Abduction Incident! A Pirate Ship That Can Only Await Her End!

One Piece
05/22/2005 02:57 pm EDT

Luffy refuses to believe that Galley La cannot repair the Going Merry. The two soon realize that not only is Usopp missing now, ...read more Luffy refuses to believe that Galley La cannot repair the Going Merry. The two soon realize that not only is Usopp missing now, but the two brief cases that were returned to them are empty. Nami decides to head to Franky House and finds Usopp on the way in a pitiful state. As she heads back to the ship for help, Usopp goes to the Franky House himself. show less

S8:E234 Rescuing Our Friend! Raid On the Franky House!

One Piece
06/05/2005 02:58 pm EDT

Luffy, Sanji, Zoro, and Chopper follow Usopp's bloody trail to the Franky House, where they find him passed out in front. ...read more Luffy, Sanji, Zoro, and Chopper follow Usopp's bloody trail to the Franky House, where they find him passed out in front. The four of them challenge the Franky Family only to find out that their real target, Franky himself, is gone and has taken the money with him. show less

S8:E235 Big Fight Under the Moon! The Pirate Flag Flutters With Sorrow!

One Piece
06/12/2005 02:59 pm EDT

Once they're back on the ship, Luffy has to finally tell Usopp that the Going Merry can no longer be repaired and that ...read more Once they're back on the ship, Luffy has to finally tell Usopp that the Going Merry can no longer be repaired and that they've chosen to get a new ship without him. Usopp believes that Luffy has abandoned the dignity of their ship and says he's leaving the crew. That night, he challenges Luffy to a duel. show less

S8:E236 Luffy vs. Usopp! Collision of Two Men's Pride!

One Piece
06/19/2005 03:01 pm EDT

Usopp fights Luffy in order to decide who keeps the Going Merry; he fights harder than he's ever fought before. Luffy ...read more Usopp fights Luffy in order to decide who keeps the Going Merry; he fights harder than he's ever fought before. Luffy actually seems to pose no threat but all the while, he's remembering what great friends they used to be, sailing together on the same ship. Even after taking a harsh beating, Luffy defeats Usopp. They leave Usopp and the ship behind. show less

S8:E237 Severe Shock Hits the City of Water! Iceberg Targeted!

One Piece
07/03/2005 03:01 pm EDT

The Strawhats get themselves a hotel room. Nami finds the crew on the roof with urgent news: Iceburg has been shot. As the ...read more The Strawhats get themselves a hotel room. Nami finds the crew on the roof with urgent news: Iceburg has been shot. As the Galley La Company frantically search for answers, Nami and Luffy decide to check on his condition – only to be met by closed gates. Franky appears then to exact his revenge – with style. show less

S8:E238 Gum-Gum Human vs. Fire-Breathing Cyborg!

One Piece
07/10/2005 03:02 pm EDT

In the streets outside of the hospital, Luffy fights Franky. Inside, Iceburg recalls seeing Nico Robin and another tall man ...read more In the streets outside of the hospital, Luffy fights Franky. Inside, Iceburg recalls seeing Nico Robin and another tall man before he was shot. The Galley La company run outside and stop Franky and Luffy and tell them that they suspect the Strawhat Pirates of the crime. show less

S8:E239 The Straw Hat Pirates Are the Culprits? The Protectors of the City of Water!

One Piece
07/31/2005 03:03 pm EDT

The Galley La Company continues to fight Luffy and Franky is enraged that they've stolen his opponent. An incredibly high ...read more The Galley La Company continues to fight Luffy and Franky is enraged that they've stolen his opponent. An incredibly high tide called the "Aqua Laguna" is coming and Chopper and Sanji rush to warn Usopp. Luffy raises some chaos in order to meet with Iceburg and he demands to know what's happening. Iceburg says he wants to see Robin one more time. show less

S8:E240 Eternal Farewell? Nico Robin: The Woman Who Draws Darkness!

One Piece
08/07/2005 03:04 pm EDT

In a bar, Franky talks with Kokoro about her theory on who shot Iceburg. The rumors she speaks of seem to have some truth as we ...read more In a bar, Franky talks with Kokoro about her theory on who shot Iceburg. The rumors she speaks of seem to have some truth as we see Robin meeting with someone from an organization called CP9. While the crew hide from angry residents, Sanji and Chopper discover Robin and she tells them what they've feared: she's responsible and she wants to part ways. show less

S8:E241 Capture Robin! The Determination of the Straw Hats!

One Piece
08/14/2005 03:05 pm EDT

Chopper reunites with the others without Sanji and they discuss what's happened. Luffy decides that in order to know the ...read more Chopper reunites with the others without Sanji and they discuss what's happened. Luffy decides that in order to know the full truth, they must catch Robin. Usopp attempts to repair the ship enough to withstand the Aqua Laguna and the Strawhats make their way to the Galley La Company. show less

S8:E242 Cannon Fire Is the Signal! CP9 Goes Into Action!

One Piece
08/21/2005 03:06 pm EDT

The Strawhats (still missing Sanji) rush to Galley La where Robin and CP9 begin a raid. In Iceburg's room, Robin and the ...read more The Strawhats (still missing Sanji) rush to Galley La where Robin and CP9 begin a raid. In Iceburg's room, Robin and the mysterious man Iceburg saw before, tell him that they've purposely placed the blame on the pirates. Their true aim is the blueprints he would've passed down to Paulie. Luffy separates from his group. show less

S8:E243 CP9 Takes Off Their Masks! Their Shocking True Faces!

One Piece
09/04/2005 03:07 pm EDT

Robin speaks with Iceburg inside his room still. We already know that Robin can read the poneglyphs - and it seems Iceburg is ...read more Robin speaks with Iceburg inside his room still. We already know that Robin can read the poneglyphs - and it seems Iceburg is the one with the blueprints to the ultimate weapon, Pluton. The true enemies are revealed to be Iceburg's own allies. Elsewhere, Luffy is tied up with Paulie after Paulie tells members of CP9 that his blueprints are fake. show less

S8:E244 Secret Bond! Iceberg and Franky!

One Piece
09/11/2005 03:07 pm EDT

Lucci tells Iceburg their hypothesis and has Kaku check his pulse to tell if the things he tells him are true. They suspect that ...read more Lucci tells Iceburg their hypothesis and has Kaku check his pulse to tell if the things he tells him are true. They suspect that Iceburg's friend from the past, Cutty Flam, is really Franky and it's revealed to be true. Therefore, Franky has the real blueprints. The Strawhat Pirates and Paulie break into the room where they find Iceburg and CP9. show less

S8:E245 Come Back, Robin! Showdown With CP9!

One Piece
09/18/2005 03:08 pm EDT

Luffy and the others request that Robin comes back to the crew. She refuses and tells them that she cannot accomplish her ...read more Luffy and the others request that Robin comes back to the crew. She refuses and tells them that she cannot accomplish her "wish" if she were to stay with them. Robin turns to leave and CP9 try to hold the pirates back. Robin successfully escapes and Lucci shows those remaining his "transformation". show less

S8:E246 The Straw Hat Pirates Annihilated? The Menace of the Leopard Model!

One Piece
10/23/2005 03:09 pm EDT

Lucci's transformation is a result of a Devil's Fruit; a Zoan Type leopard. He quickly disposes of the crew and CP9 tie ...read more Lucci's transformation is a result of a Devil's Fruit; a Zoan Type leopard. He quickly disposes of the crew and CP9 tie up Paulie and Iceburg, leaving them alone as the building slowly burns down around them. In Franky's underground hideout, Usopp tells him his story and Franky is finally touched. In return, Franky tells him a little about Tom's contributions to Water Seven. show less

S8:E247 The Man Who Is Loved Even by His Ship! Usopp's Tears!

One Piece
10/30/2005 03:10 pm EST

Usopp believes that the person who repaired the Going Merry in Skypeia was really the Going Merry itself. Franky says that the ...read more Usopp believes that the person who repaired the Going Merry in Skypeia was really the Going Merry itself. Franky says that the ship was inhabited by a spirit who enters ships who are dearly cared for. The spirit repaired their ship just enough for them to reach the next island. The doorbell rings from the sea side and the Galley La foremen enter. show less

S8:E248 Franky's Past! The Day the Sea Train First Ran!

One Piece
11/06/2005 03:11 pm EST

The foremen discover Franky's hidden room and he fears they'll trample his memories. A long flashback ensues, covering ...read more The foremen discover Franky's hidden room and he fears they'll trample his memories. A long flashback ensues, covering Franky's past in Tom's Workers and how he and Iceburg helped create the Sea Train. show less

S8:E249 Spandam's Scheme! The Day the Sea Train Shook!

One Piece
11/13/2005 03:12 pm EST

Spandam, a CP5 representative, was determined to get Tom proven guilty in his trial so he could get the blueprints. As Franky ...read more Spandam, a CP5 representative, was determined to get Tom proven guilty in his trial so he could get the blueprints. As Franky walked into the town, people from the government began to attack with the battleships he had personally constructed. Tom and Iceburg run to their shipyard where they're attacked by two ships which also destroy the others. Iceburg tells Franky that he has to take responsibility or he'll never forgive him. show less

S8:E250 The End of the Legendary Man! The Day the Sea Train Cried!

One Piece
11/27/2005 03:13 pm EST

Franky said that if a ship of his were to be used as a weapon, then it's no longer one of his ships. That enraged Tom and he ...read more Franky said that if a ship of his were to be used as a weapon, then it's no longer one of his ships. That enraged Tom and he punched Franky for the first time, telling him he had to take pride in the ships he created. He then told the judge that he would accept the punishment for both his previous crime and the recent attack. Franky tried to stop the train to Enies Lobby with his bare hands. show less

S8:E251 The Truth Behind Her Betrayal! Robin's Sorrowful Decision!

One Piece
11/27/2005 03:14 pm EST

Chopper escapes the burning building with Paulie and Iceburg on his back and collapses outside. Iceburg tells Nami that CP9 ...read more Chopper escapes the burning building with Paulie and Iceburg on his back and collapses outside. Iceburg tells Nami that CP9 threatened to destroy the Straw Hats if Robin didn't cooperate with them. Nami rushes to tell Chopper so they can go looking for the rest of the crew. Elsewhere, the foremen let go of the Going Merry so she would be destroyed at sea. show less

S8:E252 The Steam Whistle Forces Friends Apart! The Sea Train Starts to Run!

One Piece
12/04/2005 03:15 pm EST

Paulie helps clear the name of the Strawhats but doesn't tell the mob everything he knows. He gets the mob to follow Chopper ...read more Paulie helps clear the name of the Strawhats but doesn't tell the mob everything he knows. He gets the mob to follow Chopper so they can search for the rest of the crew. Nami goes her own way so she can rush to the Sea Train. As Nami nears the station, Sanji, ahead of her, approaches the train. show less

S8:E253 Sanji Barges In! Sea Train Battle in the Storm!

One Piece
12/11/2005 03:15 pm EST

Nami and the conductors are rescued by Paulie when the Aqua Laguna floods the main station. A man hands Nami a letter he found ...read more Nami and the conductors are rescued by Paulie when the Aqua Laguna floods the main station. A man hands Nami a letter he found from Sanji. It informs her that Usopp, Franky, and he are on board the train that had just departed. On board, he storms the cars. High up in the city, Nami speaks with Kokoro and spots Luffy, stuck in between two buildings, in the back streets where the Aqua Laguna will hit first. show less

S8:E254 Nami's Soul Cries Out! Straw Hat Luffy Makes a Comeback!

One Piece
01/22/2006 03:16 pm EST

Nami finally reaches Luffy and tells him that he needs to hurry before Robin reaches Enies Lobby. Chopper finds Zoro and hands ...read more Nami finally reaches Luffy and tells him that he needs to hurry before Robin reaches Enies Lobby. Chopper finds Zoro and hands him the Sandai Kitetsu so he can escape the chimney. Luffy pushes apart the buildings he was stuck between and Paulie grabs them all so they can escape the Aqua Laguna's massive wave. show less

S8:E255 Another Sea Train? Rocketman Charges Forth!

One Piece
01/29/2006 03:17 pm EST

Sanji fights his way through another train car and finds Usopp and Franky. Seeing how determined Luffy is to save Robin, Kokoro ...read more Sanji fights his way through another train car and finds Usopp and Franky. Seeing how determined Luffy is to save Robin, Kokoro and Iceburg lends the Strawhat crew the use of another sea train, Rocket Man. The Franky Family shows up, pleading with Luffy to let them join them because they'll do anything for their leader. show less

S8:E256 Rescue Our Friends! A Bond Among Foes Sworn with Fists!

One Piece
02/05/2006 03:19 pm EST

The Rocket Man finally makes it out to sea. As the train connects with the tracks, Luffy has to rescue Chimney before she's ...read more The Rocket Man finally makes it out to sea. As the train connects with the tracks, Luffy has to rescue Chimney before she's thrown off by the wind. In the meanwhile, Iceburg has a flashback about when he finally met Franky again in Water Seven. With Luffy and Chimney safe in the train, Paulie tells his fellow carpenters who the real culprits were. The Strawhats, Franky Family, and Galley La Company form an alliance. show less

S8:E257 Smash the Wave! Luffy and Zoro Use the Strongest Combo!

One Piece
02/26/2006 03:20 pm EST

Luffy and Zoro perform a move that acts similar to a cannon and blasts a hole through the wall of the tidal wave ahead of them, ...read more Luffy and Zoro perform a move that acts similar to a cannon and blasts a hole through the wall of the tidal wave ahead of them, opening up a channel for them to pass through. They miraculously pass through unscathed and the passengers rejoice. Sanji contacts the rest of the crew and fills them in on his current situation. Usopp separates from them but later, when Sanji and Franky are spotted, a man named Sogeking comes to their rescue. show less

S8:E258 A Mysterious Man Appears?! His Name Is Sniperking!

One Piece
03/05/2006 03:21 pm EST

Sogeking makes his grand entrance. Franky and Sanji aren't fooled by his costume but they try to humor him. They devise a ...read more Sogeking makes his grand entrance. Franky and Sanji aren't fooled by his costume but they try to humor him. They devise a plan first, then detach the last two cars and fight their way through the rest. Back in the Rocket Man, Luffy, Zoro, Nami, and Chopper get an outfit change; Nami shows off the weapon Usopp upgraded for her while he was still with them. show less

S8:E259 Showdown Between Cooks! Sanji vs. Ramen Kenpo

One Piece
03/12/2006 03:22 pm EST

Kalifa updates the CP9 on the situation with Franky, Sanji, and Usopp. Sanji tells Franky and Usopp to go on without him so he ...read more Kalifa updates the CP9 on the situation with Franky, Sanji, and Usopp. Sanji tells Franky and Usopp to go on without him so he can fight Wanze and his "Ramen Kenpo". Franky begins to fight Nero, CP9's "Weasel", and Sogeking meets with Robin. show less

S8:E260 Rooftop Duel! Franky vs. Nero

One Piece
03/19/2006 03:23 pm EST

Franky's fight with Nero continues. Nero discovers that Franky's weak spot is his back, so Franky lies down flat so he ...read more Franky's fight with Nero continues. Nero discovers that Franky's weak spot is his back, so Franky lies down flat so he can't get to it. Nero demands that he fight seriously, so Franky gets up to perform his "Centaur" form. Sogeking talks with Robin and tells her that the crew knows about her reasons for leaving. Those on the Rocket Man encounter the discarded cars and Zoro slices them so they can pass. show less

S8:E261 Clash! Demon-Slasher Zoro vs. Ship-Slasher T-Bone!

One Piece
04/02/2006 03:24 pm EDT

Zoro clashes with "Ship Cutter" T-Bone. The fight is short and Zoro joins the crew again in the Rocket Man. On the ...read more Zoro clashes with "Ship Cutter" T-Bone. The fight is short and Zoro joins the crew again in the Rocket Man. On the Puffing Tom, Sanji beats Wanze beautiful, though Wanze thinks he's ruined his face. Franky finally gains the upper hand against Nero and defeats him. After beating their respective opponents, Franky and Sanji stand to fight against the other CP9. show less

S8:E262 Scramble over Robin! A Cunning Plan by Sniperking!!

One Piece
04/16/2006 03:25 pm EDT

After hiding under Robin's cloak for a few episodes, Sogeking finally shows himself. They stumble into the room with the CP9 ...read more After hiding under Robin's cloak for a few episodes, Sogeking finally shows himself. They stumble into the room with the CP9 and meet with Sanji and Franky. Sogeking produces a smokescreen. The four head into another car, detach it, and escape. It's not long before Blueno pulls their car back, though. Franky knocks down the wall so they can escape but ends up on the enemy car. Blueno opens a door then back in the Strawhat car. show less

S8:E263 The Judicial Island! Full View of Enies Lobby!

One Piece
04/30/2006 03:25 pm EDT

Robin willingly follows Blueno into his improvised door and Sogeking and Sanji are left alone. For a while, Blueno explains a ...read more Robin willingly follows Blueno into his improvised door and Sogeking and Sanji are left alone. For a while, Blueno explains a little of Robin's past involving the Buster Call. Back at the Rocket Man, Yokuzuna the frog jumps onto the front of the train, knocking them from the rails. After Kokoro speaks with him, he joins the group. The CP9, Franky, and Robin finally reach Enies Lobby and disembark. show less