Aye, ye all know that a pirate is the scourge of the seven seas, me hearties? Aye, of course you do! And that is why the authorities put bounties on the heads of pirates. This is how things went down in real life, but also in the world of One Piece. In the world of One Piece, a bounty is a sum of money placed on a person for capture that is paid out by the Marines and World Government for the capture and extradition of that wanted person. The bounties are usually set by the Marines.
Now, this article isn’t going to be a general overview of the bounties in One Piece, but rather a list of the 20 highest bounties that have so far been placed on the characters’ heads. We’ll be focusing solely on the canon bounties and the sums as they are officially given by the manga or other reference material.
Highest Bounties in One Piece
The list is going to contain a total of 20 bounties, ranked from lowest to highest. We’ll tell you who the bounty is placed on, the total bounty, and some information on the characters and how they actually received such high bounties.
20. Byrnndi World
Total Bounty: 500,000,000 Berries
Byrnndi World is the Pirate Captain of the World Pirates Crew, and the main antagonist of the 3D2Y Movie. He is also a former prisoner of level 6 of the great Impel Down prison. World is a very tall man. He has a “W” shaped beard and mustache with a shade of green.
He also wears a helmet with horns, one of the horns of which is broken. He also seems to be missing a few teeth, and he has a scar on his scalp. He sports a black and purple sleeveless coat, green pants, a brown belt, and shoes of the same color.
In the past, he was a man who just wanted to sail the seas for freedom and adventure. Over time, however, his goals shifted, leaving room for revenge on the World Government, even if it meant sacrificing his own teammates. He became ruthless and reserved.
19. Trafalgar D. Water Law
Total Bounty: 500,000,000 Berries
Trafalgar Law, real name Trafalgar D. Water Law, is the Captain and Doctor of The Pirates of the Heart, a pirate crew made up mostly of doctors. He comes from White City, an island in North Blue. He is part of a group of eleven pirates nicknamed the Eleven Supernovae on Sabaody Archipelago, renowned pirates whose bounty exceeds 100,000,000.
Before the ellipse, he had the fifth-highest bounty among the Eleven Supernovae, with a bounty of 200,000,000. Law, like several other pirates, also dreams of finding One Piece. During the two-year ellipse, he became a Grand Corsair, acting directly under the orders of the World Government and ended up with a former bounty of 440,000,000.
However, his title was revoked by Admiral Fujitora, when the latter learned that he had allied himself with The Straw Hat Pirates. After the events in Dressrosa, his bounty is now 500,000,000.
18. Portgas D. Ace (inactive)
Total Bounty: 550,000,000 Berries
Portgas D. Ace (born Gol D. Ace), known as “Ace of the Burning Fists” is the spiritual brother of Monkey D. Luffy and Sabo. He is the only son of the late Pirate King Gol D. Roger and his wife Portgas D. Rouge. He was adopted by Monkey D. Garp at birth at the request of Gol D. Roger, then raised by the Dadan family just like Luffy.
He was the Second Fleet Commander of The Whitebeard Pirates and he is the ex-Captain of the Pirates Spade Pirates who became part of the first crew. He has only 3 years of piracy to his credit. Ace is killed by Admiral Akainu while trying to protect Luffy during the Marineford Arc. Although they are not related by blood, Ace looks a lot like his adopted brother Luffy.
Despite this, Ace is taller and more muscular, he has freckles on his cheeks that he inherited from his mother. He also has dark, messy hair. He has a habit of raising his left eyebrow which makes him look skeptical. His features are reminiscent of Gol D. Roger, his biological father.
17. Charlotte Snack
Total Bounty: 600,000,000 Berries
Charlotte Snack is the 25th son and 44th child of the Charlotte Family, Bavarians’ older twin brother. He was one of the Big Mom’s Four Sweet Commanders, until he lost his rank after being defeated by Urouge for the past two years.
He is also the Minister of Fries who manages Potato Island. Little is known about Snack’s personality, but he is loyal to his family and crew, even after he lost his position as Sweet Commanders, as he was seen during the reunion hosted by Oven on Cacao Island.
He also seems to resent the Worst Generation, possibly because of his recent loss to Urouge.
Total Bounty: 602,000,000 Berries
Sabo is the second most important member of the Revolutionary Army behind Monkey D. Dragon, he is the spiritual brother of Monkey D. Luffy and Portgas D. Ace and the adopted brother of Sterry, the current King of the Kingdom of Goa. He is actually the son of Outlook III.
Sabo was born into a noble family, but decided to run away and settle in the Gray Terminal. He became the brother of Ace and Luffy by clinking glasses and exchanging their cups of sake also called “cup of the brotherhood”. He is believed to be dead after a Celestial Dragon shoots him. Sabo reappears in Dressrosa, he is now the second to Dragon, the leader of the Revolutionaries.
He wins the tournament at the Corrida Coliseum, which allows him to eat the Mera Mera no Mi, once eaten by his adopted brother, Portgas D. Ace. Sabo’s bounty was revealed in One Piece Magazine Vol. 3, it has Symbol 602,000,000.
15. Charlotte Perospero
Total Bounty: 700,000,000 Berries
Charlotte Perospero is the eldest son and 1st child of the Charlotte Family, a member of the Big Mom Pirates as well as the Candy Minister of Candy Island. He is a very tall and very thin man wearing a yellow winter coat with a high collar and blue and white candy-shaped buttons.
The bottom of his coat is squared in white and blue. He has a large blue hat with pastel patterns in front of his long, pink curly hair going back. Red lollipops are set up on the front of the hat, and two pieces of purple fabric with pink polka dots hang from it.
Perospero also wears a long red and pink barley sugar. Her face looks small with all its accessories. He has very pale skin, a small and long nose, thin eyes, and a big smile that puts out an unusually large tongue, which gives a hint of his Devil Fruit. Her lips are very thin and purple.
14. Charlotte Cracker
Total Bounty: 860,000,000 Berries
Charlotte Cracker, nicknamed “Thousand-Armed Cracker” is the Minister of Biscuits governing Biscuits Island on Totto Land as well as one of the Sweet Commanders of the Big Mom Pirates. He is the 10th son and 15th child of the Charlotte Family, as well as the triplet brother of Custard and Angel, and is the oldest of the three.
Cracker is a slim and muscular man. Her mauve haircut forms a sort of very high and very long bun, as well as two more on the sides with flames at each end and a few hairs forming a strand on her forehead. His eyes are long and thin and he has a scar on his right eye.
He is often seen with a broad smile. He wears a mauve-pink cape with white dots resting only on his left shoulder, a belt formed from what appear to be bits of biscuit, and brown pants and boots.
13. Charlotte Smoothie
Total Bounty: 932,000,000 Berries
Charlotte Smoothie is the 14th daughter and 35th child of the Charlotte Family and one of the three Sweet Commanders of the Big Mom Pirates. She is also the Minister of Juice for the 100% Island of the Totto Land Archipelago. She is the older triple sister of Citron and Cinnamon. She is a hybrid between a human and a member of the Long Leg Tribe.
Smoothie is a very tall woman, a member of the Longleg Tribe, and measuring 464 cm. Her long white hair cascades down her back and covers the upper right part of her face. She has black eyes (blue in the anime) and thick lips.
Smoothie wears a huge white beret, elbow pads and heavy gloves, and a pink striped one-piece suit. Large, richly decorated boots rise to above her knees. Finally, she carries her sword in a scabbard attached to her back, over a yellow cape. She also has a rose-shaped tattoo on her right thigh.
Total Bounty: 1,000,000,000 Berries
Jack, nicknamed “Jack the Drought”, is a pirate belonging to Beasts Pirates led by Kaido. He is one of the three “Disasters” of the Crew. He is the main antagonist of Arc Zo and one of the central antagonists of the Wano Kuni arc. He has connections with the Underworld and runs the province of Kuri in Wano. Jack is a giant grouper fish-man.
He was first mentioned briefly during Caesar Clown’s defeat by viewers of the Punk Hazard incident broadcast. As one of the three Disasters, he is one of Kaidou’s right-hand men. Feared and renowned in the New World for his brutality, he is stated to have caused destruction on such levels that the land he treads on appears to be suffering from drought afterwards.
He’s the first individual revealed to have a ten-figure bounty (the highest revealed bounty at the time).
11. Charlotte Katakuri
Total Bounty: 1,057,000,000 Berries
Charlotte Katakuri is the 2nd son and 3rd child of the Charlotte Family, and a hat-trick born at the same time as Oven and Daifuku. He is one of the three Sweet Commanders of the Big Mom Pirates as well as the Minister of Flour governing Wheat Island. Katakuri is an extremely tall, muscular man with short, purple, pointy hair.
He has two symmetrical scars running along the ends of his mouth. He’s almost three times Luffy’s height, and is slightly taller than his triplet brothers, Daifuku and Oven, who are themselves already very tall. Its mouth, usually covered, contains extremely sharp teeth and is able to expand to a huge size.
Total Bounty: 1,320,000,000 Berries
Queen, nicknamed “Queen the Plague”, is a pirate belonging to the Beasts Pirates led by Kaido. He is one of the three “Disasters” of the Hundred Beast Pirates. He runs the Udon province in Wano. He is one of the central antagonists of the Wano Kuni Arc. He was previously a member of MADS, a research team, alongside Vegapunk and Vinsmoke Judge.
Queen is a very tall and obese person. He wears black and white vertical striped pants supported by black suspenders. His left arm is cybernetic at least below the elbow and he has a long scar on the right side of his chest.
Total Bounty: 1,374,000,000 Berries
Marco was the commander of the First Division of The Whitebeard Pirates. He is also known as “Marco the Phoenix” and owes his nickname to the power of the Mythic Zoan type Devil Fruit which allows him to transform into a phoenix and regenerate at will. Marco was Yonko Whitebeard’s right-hand man as well as his closest confidant.
Following the War of Retaliation, Marco returned to Sphinx, the island of his late captain’s birth, where he acts as a doctor and protector of the island’s inhabitants as well as for members of Whitebeard’s crew. It is currently unknown how Marco received his bounty.
Total Bounty: 1,390,000,000 Berries
King, nicknamed “King the Conflagration”, is a pirate member of the Beasts Pirates led by Kaido. He is one of the three “Disasters” of the Beast Pirates. It is part of the Lunarias race, an almost extinct species native to the Red Line capable of creating and manipulating fire.
King is a very tall man, he seems almost as tall as Jack who is already huge, besides a rather tall man like Fukurokuju looks very small next to him. He wears black clothes, a mask on his face, and wears glasses as well as a spiked hat. As one of the three Disasters, he is one of Kaidou’s right-hand men.
7. Monkey D. Luffy
Total Bounty: 1,500,000,000 Berries
Monkey D. Luffy is a pirate and the main protagonist of the One Piece manga and anime. Luffy is the son of the leader of the Revolutionary Army, Monkey D. Dragon, the grandson of the famous Navy hero, Monkey D. Garp, the adopted son of a mountain bandit, Curly Dadan as well as the adopted brother. of the late Portgas D. Ace and Sabo.
His actions, among others, resulted in a current bounty of Symbol 1,500,000,000. Having had a 300,000,000 Symbol bounty before arriving at the Sabaody Archipelago, Luffy was one of eleven renowned pirates known as “Eleven Supernovae”, eleven pirates with bounties exceeding 100,000,000 Symbol and who arrived at the same time on the Sabaody Archipelago.
His new bounty acquired after the events of the Whole Cake Island Arc led the press to name him the “Fifth Emperor” of the seas.
Total Bounty: 2,247,600,000 Berries
Marshall D. Teach, better known as Blackbeard, is the Admiral of The Blackbeard Pirates and is currently a member of the Four Emperors. Teach is a former member of the Whitebeard Pirates’ second division which was led by Portgas D. Ace. He kills Thatch, Commander of the Fourth Division, to appropriate the Yami Yami no Mi.
He temporarily became one of the 7 Grand Corsairs by defeating Ace and delivering him to the Marine, but he decides to give up his title afterwards after he and his crew killed Whitebeard during the siege of Marine Ford. He’s one of One Piece‘s main antagonists, and the only person known to have absorbed two different Devil Fruits.
Total Bounty: 4,048,900,000 Berries
“Red-Haired” Shanks, is the captain of the Red Hair Pirates and one of the Four Emperors. He is also a former member of the legendary Pirates Roger crew, the only group to have successfully conquered the Grand Line. He is the pirate who inspired Luffy on his journey as a pirate.
He recovered the Gomu Gomu no Mi which was stolen from a World Government ship, and which was subsequently accidentally eaten by Luffy. He is the penultimate emperor to have joined the small group 6 years ago. He is the youngest of the four.
It is currently unknown how Shanks received his bounty, however likely due to his actions as one of the Four Emperors and being a former member of the Roger Pirates may have also influenced it.
4. Big Mom
Total Bounty: 4,388,000,000 Berries
Charlotte Linlin, also known as Big Mom is the captain of the Big Mom crew, and the only female member of the Four Emperors. She is the matriarch of the Charlotte Family, which forms the infrastructure of her crew. She also reigns over Totto Land as queen, and seeks to transform the Archipelago into a utopia where all races in the world can coexist without suffering discrimination or segregation.
Her epithet was revealed just after the Battle of the Ford Navy by Eustass Kid, her real name was then mentioned later by Pappug on the Fish-Man Island. She is the main antagonist of the Tougato Arc and one of the main antagonists of the Emperor Saga.
Total Bounty: 4,611,100,000 Berries
Kaido, nicknamed “Strongest Creature”, is the captain of the Beasts Pirates, as well as one of the Four Emperors, the third to be mentioned by name, and the last to make his debut; he is also known as “The Most Powerful Creature in the World” (in parallel with Edward Newgate “The Most Powerful Man in the World”). He and his crew are currently occupying Wao Country.
He was also allied with Kurozumi Orochi before he decided to betray him for his plan for a new Onigashima. He is a former apprentice of the Rocks Pirates. He was first mentioned by Monkey D. Garp in Water Seven, and then mentioned directly by Gecko Moria shortly after obtaining the shadow of Monkey D. Luffy his title of Emperor was revealed right after the Crew of the Straw Hat defeated Moria.
2. Whitebeard (inactive)
Total Bounty: 5,046,000,000 Berries
Edward Newgate, also known as Whitebeard, “The Strongest Man in the World”, also considered to be the “closest man to One Piece”, was the captain of The Whitebeard Pirates. Whitebeard was part of the Four Emperors during his lifetime, he was killed in the Battle of the Ford Navy by his former subordinate Marshall D. Teach (and his crew).
He symbolically represented both by his mere presence all the Free Pirates including the Emperors, the New World, the old era of Roger and his which ended, and the difficult news which began by being one of his first main ones. victims. He knew the meaning of the will of God. His last words were to predict that one person will challenge the whole world.
1. Gol D. Roger (inactive)
Total Bounty: 5,564,800,000 Berries
Gol D. Roger, better known as Gold Roger, was the previous and only Pirate Lord and the former owner of the legendary treasure, the One Piece. Roger was the captain of The Pirates Roger Pirates, the only crew to have reached the end of the Grand Line and have the islands of Lodestar and Laugh Tale.
He was also the father of Portgas D. Ace, a child he had with Portgas D. Rouge. He was executed over 20 years ago in Loguetown, his hometown.
Due to his actions as the King of Pirates, Roger was issued a bounty with the highest amount in history: it is said that no single pirate’s bounty has ever surpassed his, and so far, the manga confirms this. After his surrender and execution, the bounty was, of course, withdrawn.