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The Databooks was a mistake

Discussion in 'Ohara Library' started by Acnologia, Dec 6, 2018.

  1. Acnologia Dragon King

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    Whenever a new one comes, everything becomes a mess.

    Most about powerlevel.Cant wait for Buggys Databook,where it is claimed that he has become almost as strong as a yonkou.
     
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  2. Shiba D. Inu No need to worry

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  3. charles101 Well-Known Member

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    Thing is, all of this is irrelevant. It's either something we already know or assumptions/ideas of these editors (like Vista=Mihawk thing or Catarina being more dangerous than Big Mom) or something completelly useless. If there's some new info crucial to the story, it wouldn't be revealed through databook. If you want "OP databook", read each SBS, because you're sure that all what you'll find there have been written by Oda himself.
     
  4. redrum the red knight

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    can this be an emote pls?
     
  5. Brian           

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    He's clearly above Mihawk
     
  6. DeVision munch-munch.. chomp-chomp.. gobble-gobble.. gulp!

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    Proven on panel in a serious situation. It's canon.
     
  7. Kingdom Come Someone tell me how to put my profile picture

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    It's not Oda's fault Mihawk is weaker than Whitebeard and Shanks

    :blessed :tupac
     
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  8. Astro Indubitable Moderator

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    Manga
    (i) Sabo is alive (ii) Luffy > Zoro (iii) ???? (iv) Mihawk > All (iv) Roger = WB




    Databooks
    (i) Sabo is dead (ii) Luffy = Zoro (iii) Yami > 3 Admirals. (iv) Vista = Mihawk > Shanks = PK (v) WB > Roger = Shiki
     
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  9. chaintoad Well-Known Member

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    Databook is a low effort cashgrab, smart move by the guys who sell it.

    Not Oda's fault that the fanbase is 90% tier specialist or OBD nerds
     
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  10. B Rabbit OL's Best

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    ^ No, this forum is tier specialist.

    Other communities don't have this problem.
     
  11. TrafalgarRao The dude who will change the world

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    Tbh all communities have this problem
     
  12. Sage light Well-Known Member

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    The ones who fail to comprehend the db are at fault not the author. Nothing in the databooks contradicted the characters cannonical power standing. Learn to read the db in the way it should be read.
     
  13. Donquixote Doflamingo Master Puppeteer

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  14. Shiba D. Inu No need to worry

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    Mihawk solos :catboogie
     
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  15. Skeleton BOOOONES

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    Databooks aren't the problem, some people's understanding of its content is.

    Trust me, most if not all do have the same problem, the only difference is the tier list.
     
  16. Acnologia Dragon King

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    Buggys DF>Swords.In that case, you are not even wrong

    PS: Can we add Ridley to the emote list?
     
  17. Ye Xiu Admanistrator

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    Akainu has the strongest offense until proven otherwise!
     
  18. Go D. Usopp Straw Hats Wanker

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    are the data books rly written by oda?

    i stoped paying attention to them after sabo got edo tensei'ed

    also Usopp is not the weakest SH, thats another big lie so its gg databooks.
     
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    As I said, over and over again.

    Databooks are semicanon, because Oda's editors are the ones in charge.

    As long as they don't contradict the main series everything in them is fine. We knew Shanks and Mihawk were rivals. We knew Mihawk was yonkou level. This was told to us in the story. We knew Kizaru was lightspeed. The only thing we did not know was that Akainu had the highest offensive capabilities, and Whitebeard was considered the strongest during Rogers time. And even then it does not contradict the series because we were told numerous times that Gold Roger and Whitebeard were equals according to the people who knew them.

    The only thing this hurts is the people who come up with their own weird headcanon to justify their character erections.
     
  20. DiscoZoro20 Ōka Shichibukai

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    That isn´t really news either. I don´t understand why people are so surprised about this?
     
  21. DragonSlayerOrnstein The Brave Knight of Anor Londo

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    The claim that Sabo is dead totally shits on the authenticity of them.

    If that glaring error didn’t exist and they had some kind of “Approved by Oda himself” labeling, I’d treat it as canon. While certain concrete info you can take as canon like new bounties, more fluffy content like descriptions shouldn’t be treated as gospel.


    But that’s just one man’s opinion.
     
  22. DiscoZoro20 Ōka Shichibukai

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    That wasn't an error though. It lists Sabo as dead because that is the in-verse fact from our pov. Most things in the databook are just a re-collection of what the reader has seen and heard in 1 book.
     
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    Ok, so Mihawk is as yonko level as Sabo is dead then.
     
  24. Gledania yeah

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    Mihawk is pirate king level but he can't find raftel because he don't know to read the poneglyphs.

    (by a guy on TMF)
     
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    How? cause I'm surprised about this. I always thought it's WB and I still do.
     
  26. Donquixote Doflamingo Master Puppeteer

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    Manga>SBS/Interviews>Databook

    As long as nothing contradicts the manga everything else is fair game.
     
  27. DiscoZoro20 Ōka Shichibukai

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    Well yeah it depends on perspective. I take the databook statement as "the most lethal devil fruit". And that really isn't spectacular news.
     
  28. Torpedo Titz Degenerate Daimyo

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    Databooks are only as powerful as you let them become. I don't consider them to be canon, and disregard them entirely. They have no hold over me. The real fight isn't on here - it's in your mind
     
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    You may personally not like something as canon, but it ultimately it is not up to you. Oda made if canon. So when it comes to debates and resources this is the info you used.

    Everything this databook told us we knew.
     
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    Maybe they meant he is dead inside. You know, he is just a blonde Ace. Sabo doesn't exist.
     
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