Iwatobi

Iwatobi

Iwatobi is the king of Whiteland Kingdom (ホワイトランド王国, Howaitorando Ōkoku?) in the North Blue and one of fifty monarchs who took part in the Levely.

Appearance

Iwatobi is an short, elderly man. He has thick, bushy eyebrows and facial hair, plus a reddish bulbous nose. He appears to wear a parka.

Personality

Not much is known about Iwatobi’s personality.

Abilities and Powers

Iwatobi is the king of a nation affiliated with the World Government and one of the few allowed to attend the Levely, which grants him some authority over matters concerning the world.

History

Zou Arc

Sometime before the Levely, Iwatobi was one of the monarchs who were seen gathering at Mary Geoise.

Levely Arc

Iwatobi later attended the beginning meeting of the Levely. He was seated in-between chairman Ham Burger and Moqueca.

Trivia

  • His name is likely derived from the southern rockhopper penguin, known as iwatobi pengin (イワトビペンギン?) in Japanese. This fits his cold climate origin.
  • “Whiteland Kingdom” may be a reference to Greenland, which—despite its name—is also an ice-covered island.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 One Piece Manga and Anime — Vol. 82 Chapter 823 (p. 8) and Episode 777, Iwatobi makes his debut.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 One Piece Manga and Anime — Vol. 90 Chapter 908 (p. 12-13) and Episode 889, Iwatobi attends the Levely.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Vivre Card – One Piece Visual Dictionary (EX Characters: Levely Arc Vol. 1 #1023), Iwatobi’s name is revealed.

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