In almost every anime series, we have seen a swordsman, same could be said about One Piece. With the likes of Zoro, Mihawk, Vista, Tashigi and many more amazing swordsmen. However, In One Piece, swords are classified in 3 different types. These are Meito(A sword that has gained its own fame, that people would recognize it upon seeing it.), Kokuto(A sword that possess a black-colored blade. Yoruand Shusui are both Kokuto.) and Yoto(A sword that carries a curse and brings misfortune to its wielders; can be overpowered if the user’s luck is superior. All three of Kitetsu’s creations are cursed blades. Kikoku and Shichiseiken are also Yoto.) Among these swords are the Legendary Swords, which are very rare and only the elites wield them. So Today we are counting all the 7 swordsmen who possess a Legendary Sword!
Tashigi is a captain in the Marines, and is also is swordsman. She possesses two Ryo Wazamono Grade swords called Kashu, and Yamaoroshi, and one Wazamono grade sword called Shigure. She mainly uses Shigure in combat and has a dream of collecting all the Meito swords that are in hands of pirates.
Amande is one of the subordinates of the Big Mom Pirates, and she was introduced at Whole Cake island. She possesses a legendary sword called Shirauo whose grade is still unknown.
5. Charlotte Cracker
Charlotte Cracker is one of the four sweet commanders in the Big Mom Pirates. He possesses a long sword called Pretzel which was first introduced during the battle between Cracker and Luffy. It’s grade is still unknown, but it was stated by Cracker that no sword can match Pretzel.
4. Golden Lion Shiki
Golden Lion Shiki is the captain of the Golden Lion Pirates, and he also wields two legendary swords. The names of his swords are Oto and Kogarashi, and their grade is still unknown. This swords were first introduced during the battle between Shiki, Garp and Sengoku.
Cavendish is the captain of the Beautiful Pirates, and is the first Division Commander of the Strawhats Grand Fleet. He possesses a sword that is called Durandal. It’s grade is still unknown, but it was introduced at the Coliseum as a legendary sword.
2. Roronoa Zoro
Roronoa Zoro, Also known as Pirate Hunter Zoro is regarded as one of the strongest swordsman in the series and he sees himself as the future Best Swordsman. Zoro possesses two 21 O Wazamono Grade Swords, Wado Ichimonji, and Shuusui. He also has Sandai Kitetsu which is one of the Wazamono grade sword. Zoro also wielded Yubashiri, which was destroyed by Shu. So far, Zoro has held the most Legendary swords in One Piece.
1. Dracule Mihawk
Dracule Mihawk is regarded as the strongest swordsman in the series. In addition to that he is also the strongest Shichibukai. He wields one of the 12 Saijo O Wazamono Grade Swords, called Yoru which belongs to Kokuto category.