Monkey D. Luffy, also known as "Straw Hat Luffy" and commonly as "Straw Hat", is the main protagonist of the manga and anime, One Piece. He is the founder and captain of the increasingly infamous and powerful Straw Hat Pirates, as well as one of its top fighters. Luffy was just a little kid. Like any other kid, he was afraid of some basic things, like the dark, or animals, or the prospect of no meals to fill his stomach. And his grandpa had left him out, quite literally, for the wolves. "Crazy Gramps," Luffy muttered, trying to distract himself with the sound of his own voice.
That is why when Reddit user Atheistsomalipirate posted a manga page that seemingly depicts Luffy as an adult, it shook the One Piece Reddit community. The page was taken from one version of the first drafts called Romance Dawn (Version 1) which Eiichiro Oda published with Shuesha before. So, it is a good thing the man behind One Piece teased his take on Monkey D. Luffy as an adult already. Yes, Luffy may be a perpetual teenager, but .
Monkey D. Luffy is no different. Inspired by his childhood idol, powerful pirate Red Haired Shanks, and his desire for adventure, he organizes his own pirate group - The Straw Hat Pirates. His journey leads to the rescue and befriending of swordsman Roronoa Zoro, who joins him in his search for One Piece. The Straw Hats are a very infamous and powerful pirate crew led by the captain, Monkey D. Luffy. The Straw Hats are made up of people who have dominated Luffy's adult life and were all recruited personally by him. They have all developed a deep bond with each other and it is fair to say that Luffy values no one more than his Straw Hat crew members, seeing them less as his .