15 Characters Who Fought Against A Yonko


14 & 15 – KAIDO & BIG MOM


Big Mom recently traveled to Wano Country with her crew and children in pursuit of the Straw Hats and to retrieve Zeus.
At Onigashima, Big Mom and Kaido clashed, causing the skies above Onigashima to split in two.
The two Yonko continued fighting throughout the night. Eventually, after a few days, they decided to form an alliance, resolving to take over the world together before going back to trying to kill each other.


Kozuki Oden was the daimyo of Kuri in Wano Country, the son of former Wano shogun Kozuki Sukiyaki, the husband of Kozuki Toki, and father of Kozuki Momonosuke and Kozuki Hiyori.
Oden encountered the Whitebeard Pirates at Wano and he asked to join the crew after a brief clash with Whitebeard.
Kaido sought the Kozuki Family because Oden had been to Laugh Tale with Gol D. Roger. Refusing to let Kaido get the information, Oden retaliated by attacking Kaido, giving him a massive scar, and also sacrificed himself to allow his retainers to escape. The Beasts Pirates were eager to kill him in sadistic ways, including boiling him like his namesake.



Gecko Moria is a former Shichibukai who has fought against the Yonko Kaido when he was a Rookie. Moria lost the battle which lasted three days. Kaido was responsible for the death of his old crew.
Moria spent ten years creating his zombie army to get his revenge against Kaido.



Sengoku the Buddha was the Fleet Admiral of the Marines before the timeskip, succeeding Kong and preceding Akainu.
During the war at Marineford, Sengoku fought against Blackbeard, he transformed into his Buddha form and delivered a powerful shockwave to the Blackbeard Pirates, sending the whole crew flying.


Ace’s main enemy was Marshall D. Teach, whom he chose to hunt down for killing Thatch. However, as Shanks stated, Ace was strong and young, but the fact that he was appointed as Whitebeard’s Second Division commander worried Shanks due to “that trust and reputation” getting in the way. Shanks concluded that Ace was not ready to face Blackbeard, which was confirmed later when Ace confronted him and his crew. At first, Blackbeard wanted him to join to hunt down Luffy, but Ace declined his offer and the two fought against each other. In the end, Ace was defeated and turned in to the Marines, thus granting Blackbeard the status of Shichibukai.


Crocodile is one of the longest running and most noteworthy primary adversaries of the whole series.
When Crocodile was a still a Rookie, he challenged Whitebeard to a fight and later did the same in the Marineford War, however, Corcodile was beaten both times.


Marshall D. Teach, also known as Blackbeard, is the Admiral of the Blackbeard Pirates and one of the 4 Emperors. He is also the first and only person in history known to have the powers of two Devil Fruits.
More than twelve years before the current storyline, Blackbeard and Shanks fought in a battle. During the battle, Blackbeard gave Shanks the three scars by his eyes.


Shanks is the captain of the Red Hair Pirates and a member of the Yonko.
During his meeting with Whitebeard, Shanks noted that the scars over his left eye were currently aching and revealed that Blackbeard inflicted them.
After finishing their sake, Shanks and Whitebeard drew their weapons and clashed, resulting in the skies above them splitting in two.
When Kaido tried to stop Whitebeard from going to Marineford, Shanks intercepted him in order to allow the other Yonko to rescue Ace. It is not known what happened during their encounter, but Shanks arrived at Marineford unharmed.


Mihawk became famous even before the start of the Great Age of Pirates 24 years ago. He challenged increasingly powerful opponents until no one could challenge him, thus earning the title of “World’s Greatest Swordsman”.
Mihawk once saw a strong rival in Shanks. Their battles were said to shake the whole of the Grand Line and Mihawk often sought Shanks out for duels. After Shanks lost his arm twelve years ago, Mihawk ceased seeking him out for duels.


During the war at Marineford, Akainu engaged Whitebeard in combat, trying to prevent him from causing any more significant damage to Marineford with his Gura Gura no Mi powers. After he provoked and killed the second division commander Ace, Whitebeard brutally injured Akainu. During the ensuing conflict, Akainu burned off a portion of Whitebeard’s head.


Kaido defeated Kid during their encounter at Kid’s base and threw him in a jail cell. Later, Kaido used Kid as an example when illustrating the difference in power between him and the Supernovas. Kaido recognizes Kid’s strength and wishes to turn him into his subordinate. However, Kid only holds resentment towards Kaido and swore revenge against him.
Kid also confirmed that he lost his arm in an encounter with the Red Hair Pirates.


Kaido and Luffy finally met in person after the former destroyed Oden Castle while some of Luffy’s friends were still there. Luffy attacked Kaido out of anger and he was further enraged after hearing that Kaido attacked Tama. Luffy attempted to defeat Kaido but his attempt ended in failure as Kaido rendered Luffy unconscious with a single blow. To add insult to injury, Kaido mocked the defeated Luffy’s statement of being Pirate King.


38 years ago, the legendary Rocks Pirates, which included 3 future Yonkos(Edward Newgate, Charlotte Linlin and Kaido), attacked several World Nobles and their slaves on God Valley, causing Vice Admiral Monkey D. Garp to team up with the then future pirate king, Gol D. Roger, and defeat them for good, earning Garp the title of “Hero of the Marines”.

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