Who Is Sabo In One Piece? Powers Explained.

One Piece is a manga series that is very popular and is one of the most widely discussed anime of all time.

It is incredible to witness One Piece achieving such huge success. One piece is loved by many from different parts of the world.

The manga constantly manages to top the charts and One Piece is acknowledged mostly because of the perfection.

One such distinctive feature of this manga series is the presence of vast characters, which also might be one of the main reasons for making this series hugely popular. One character of one piece Universe known by the name of Sabo is whom we are going to discuss in this article.

All the characters in One Piece play an important role, each having different personalities, powers, and abilities.

The one piece character, Sabo is loved and has a huge fan following. It is truly admirable how the character managed very well to connect with its viewers.

Introduction of Sabo


Sabo who is more commonly known as the Flame Emperor Sabo is the sworn brother of Monkey D. Luffy and the late Portgas D. Ace. He is the chief of staff of the revolutionary army.

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Sabo had a desire of becoming a pirate. He also wanted to write a book about his travels. Sabo lost his memory during an incident after which he decided to devote his life serving for the revolutionary army.

His memories returned after Ace’s death. Sabo after regaining his memory consumed Ace’s devil fruit known as Mera Mera no Mi.

OriginEast Blue (Goa Kingdom)
OccupationRevolutionary Army’s chief of Staff.
Height187cm (after timeskip)
Age22 (after timeskip)
Devil FruitMera Mera no Mi
DebutChapter 583, Episode 494


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Appearance of Sabo


Sabo’s appearance in the manga was so captivating that it easily garnered attention from the viewers. Initially, as a ten-year-old boy, he was shown to have round eyes and also had short curly blond hair.

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Sabo appeared as a muscular young tall man. He has a scar on his left eye and his hair is styled to cover up his eye scar.

His outfit consisted of a long black hat with a pair of goggles wrapped around it. He also wore a pair of brown gloves, a blue jacket, and light blue pants with black boots.

Personality of Sabo

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Sabo was depicted as a character who possessed a strong will and determination. His dedication towards his dream was seen when he agreed of killing Luffy even with no prior experience of killing.

Sabo was much nicer to Luffy as he acknowledges Luffy’s powers and is also seen pacifying the tensions between Luffy and Ace.

Sabo was loyal to his friends and his loyalty is also seen when he did not leave the Revolutionary Army even after regaining his memory to continue pursuing his dream of becoming a pirate.

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Sabo wanted himself to not be known as noble as he even claimed to have felt ashamed of him being a noble. This might also be one of the main reasons for him leaving his home.


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Sabo’s Powers and abilities

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Sabo is considered one of the strongest among the many one piece characters. He had immense capabilities and strength.

Sabo being the revolutionary Army’s chief of staff, all we can expect from him is incredible power and dominance. He is considered one of the most dangerous threats by the world government.

Sabo also showcased great strength and was very much powerful even before he consumed a devil fruit. His power is seen when he fought some of the strongest members like Diamante without much hassle.

Eventually, after he consumed the devil fruit his power increased drastically as evidenced when he got out of the fight with Admiral Fujitora enduring only a few bruises.

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Sabo showed great toughness and he possessed and exhibited great fighting skills since he was a child. Despite Luffy having the power of Gomu Gomu no Mi he was able to defeat Luffy fifty times in one day.

Sabo’s abilities and potential were further enhanced when he joined the Revolutionary Army as he was trained by Hack and Monkey D. Dragon.

As he grew older his strength also increased as his physical strength is reflected when he clashed with Jesus Burgess who is known for his gigantic strength. Additionally, he was also seen defeating vice Admiral Bastille with a single grab.



Ryusoken is a fighting style that is mastered by Sabo. Through this style of fighting, he manages to be extremely skillful in combat as well as very dangerous and powerful at the same time.

He uses his grips which he refers to as claws to break armor, swords, and even skull. He also incorporates his Haki increasing the strength of his fingers and making his attacks more powerful.

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Devil Fruit

Mera Mera no Mi

Mera Mera no Mi was the devil fruit that Sabo ate. It is a Logia-type devil fruit that gave him immense powers and abilities.

It is because of this devil fruit that he could create, control and transform his body into the fire. He used the flames for various purposes.

Like many other new Devil Fruit users he also had the difficulty controlling the power initially. As time progressed, he adapted to his new abilities by training to master his new powers.

Through this Devil fruit, he could transform his arm into a large powerful fire blast replicating his late sworn brother Ace.


Sabo is capable of using two types of Haki which are listed below:

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Busoshoku Haki

Sabo was capable and had great mastery in using Busoshoku Haki. It was through this Haki that he broke Burgess’s Haki-infused right arm armor.

Kenbunshoku Haki.

Sabo has the ability to use Kenbunshoku Haki. He was also extremely talented in using Kenbunshoku haki.

It was because of this Haki that he was able to sense Luffy’s Haki becoming weak during his fight with Doflamingo.

Final Words

So, it is because of almost all the features that are mentioned in this article about Sabo which makes him one of the topmost important characters of one piece.

Lastly, I hope you had a great time reading this article and if you did then do let us know in the comments.

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FAQ Section

Is Sabo Luffy’s brother?

Sabo is the sworn brother of Luffy.

What is Sabo’s Devil fruit?

Mera Mera no Mi.

What is Sabo’ secret?

Sabo wanted himself to not be known as noble as he even claimed to have felt ashamed of him being a noble.

Who gave Sabo his scar?

Saint Jalmack when he blew up Sabo’s fishing boat.

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