Faust is a cat mink from North Blue and a member of the Hawkins Pirates, serving as the crew’s magician.


Faust is a cat mink with light-colored (black in the anime and in the Digitally Colored Manga Pre-Timeskip, tan in the Digitally Colored Manga Post-Timeskip) fur, a large thin mouth, and yellow eyes. He wears a long, dark blue cloak, a white and red striped shirt, a green sash around his waist, and purple pants. He also wears brown shoes, a white ruff, and a necklace with a cross on it.


Faust seems quite inexpressive, maintaining a calm facial expression most of the time.

Abilities and Powers

Faust’s abilities are unknown, but he is likely quite strong, as he is a member of the Hawkins Pirates. He is also stated to be a “magician”.

As a mink, he is a natural-born fighter and can use Electro. He is also able to transform into his Sulong form when he sees the full moon, though it is unknown if he can control it.



Faust was born somewhere in North Blue and at an unknown point prior to the storyline he met Basil Hawkins and joined the Hawkins Pirates.

Summit War Saga

Sabaody Archipelago Arc

Faust and his fellow crewmates watched as their captain fought Admiral Kizaru. Faust himself seemed unscathed when Urouge and a Pacifista appeared and joined the fray.

Post-War Arc

Faust stood on the deck of their crew’s ship after the war, listening to Hawkins as he described Monkey D. Luffy’s consistent survival rate.

When the crew arrived at Foodvalten, Faust stood beside his captain as he prepared to fight the Brownbeard Pirates.

Dressrosa Saga

Dressrosa Arc

Faust and his crew celebrated along with crew members from the Kid Pirates and On Air Pirates after forming an alliance with them. During the party, Kaidou crash landed on their island after jumping from a sky island, and Faust, along with others, was blown back by the force of the collision.


  • Faust may be named after the legendary German scholar who is said to have sold his soul to the Devil for unlimited knowledge and worldly pleasures. This follows the black magic theme of the Hawkins Pirates.
  • In SBS Volume 86, Oda humorously implied that Faust uses “meowgic”.
  • Faust is the only known mink to originate from a place other than Zou.
  • In the Digitally Colored Manga, Faust was originally colored black like in the anime during all of his Pre-Timeskip appearances. His color scheme was changed to tan during his appearances Post-Timeskip to more accurately reflect his shading in manga.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 One Piece Manga — Vol. 52 Chapter 508 (p. 7-14), Faust makes his first appearance.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 One Piece Manga and Anime — Vol. 59 Chapter 581 (p. 4) and Episode 490, Faust stands near Hawkins as he describes Luffy’s survival rate.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 Vivre Card – One Piece Visual Dictionary (EX Characters: Summit War Saga Vol. 3 #0539), Faust’s birthday and birthplace are revealed.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 SBS One Piece Manga — Vol. 86 (p. 42), Faust’s name, race, and position are revealed.
  5. One Piece Manga — Vol. 52 Chapter 508 (p. 12).
  6. 6.0 6.1 One Piece Manga and Anime — Vol. 60 Chapter 594 (p. 18) and Episode 511, Faust stands beside Hawkins as they prepare to fight the Brownbeard Pirates.
  7. One Piece Manga and Anime — Vol. 81 Chapter 808 (p. 8) and Episode 757.
  8. One Piece Manga and Anime — Vol. 79 Chapter 793 (p. 9) and Episode 736.
  9. One Piece Manga and Anime — Vol. 79 Chapter 795 and Episode 739.
  10. SBS One Piece Manga — Vol. 86 (p. 42), Oda is confused when a reader asks for the name of the “Big Black Cat” that’s apart of Hawkins’ crew.

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