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One Piece 553

Decisive Battle at the Top

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+ posted by Nagumo as translation on Aug 6, 2009 17:44 | Go to One Piece

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[Title Spread Left] Stuffing their mouths with ice cream in summer!! The same honeyed flavor as their great adventures!!
[Title Spread Right] Rescue Ace!! / Rushing headlong into the great war!! / Opening pages in color!! / Chapter 553: "Decisive Battle at the Top"

p.1
[1] DON* / It's a tsunami~~~~~~!!! / ZAZAZAZA....!!!
*BOOM / fwoosh...!!!
[Inset] A great power that swallows everything!!
[2] GOGOGOGOGO* / Waaaaaah
*rumble
[3] What power...!!! / He's a legendary monster, for sure!!! Heh heh heh
[3 Inset] Wah- Wah-
[4] Aaaaa~~~~!!!
[5] Gurararararara!!! / GOGOGOGOGOGO*
*rumble

p.2-3
[1] POKIN*
*pop
[2] BOBO*
*fwoom
[3] ZAZAZAZAZA* / BITSU!!*
*fwoosh / *splish
[4] POKI* / ZA...* / PAKIPAKI*
*pop / *fwoo- / *crackle
[4] Ice Age!!! / GAKIN!* / DON!!*
*SHING! / *BOOM
[5] Aokiji.....!!! / That brat....!!!

p.4-5
[1] PAKI* / Whoa / PAKI* / It stopped.....!!!
*crackle / *crackle
[2] *squeal*
[3] Partisan!!!** / DODODODO*
** T/N: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Partisan_%28weapon%29
*boom (x4)
[4] DOON!!!*
*KABOOM
[5] PARIN!!* / PARIRIN!!*
*shing / *shing (or other, more creative shattering sound)
[6] PAKI! / PASHI! / Wha-
*crack! / *crackle
[7] BARIIN*
*kashoom
[8] PARAPARA*
*tinkletinkle
[9] PARAPARA* / PAKIPAKI*
*tinkletinkle / *cracklecrackle
[10] PAKIPAKI* / PAKIPAKI* / ZUZUZUZUZU*
*cracklecrackle / *cracklecrackle / *fwoosh
[11] PAKIPAKIPAKIPAKI*
*crackle(x4)
[12] PAKIPAKIKI* / PAKIIIN!!!*
*cracklecrackle / ka-shing!!!

p.6-7
[1] The whole bay's turned to ice!! / The ships have been bound up!!
[2] Fire!!! / Waaaaaaaa / DOWOON!!* / DODODON!!!*
*KATHOOM / *KERBLAM!!!
[3] Destroy the Moby Dick!!! / DON!! / DODOWOON!!!*
*BOOM / *KATHOOM
[4] Now then, let's go / There's some good footing now
[5] Show 'em our strength!!! / UOOOOOO* / The captains're here too!!! Don't let up the bombardment!!!!
*ROAAAAAR
[6-10] DODON!! / DON!!
*BOOM / BOOM

p.8-9
[1] Guhyahyahyahyahya!! How thoughtful of you to freeze the sea!! / DOWOON!! / DODODOON* / It was getting hot with our tempers flaring up!!! / FIRE!!!
*KABOOM / *BOOM(x3)
[2] SUPAPAN!!*
*slice
[3] BOBOBOON!!
*BOOM(x3)
[4] I guess we won't get through that easily!!!
[5] It's marine HQ's / Vice-Admirals!!!! / DODODON*
*KABOOM

p.10-11
[1] You rarely see all the Vice-Admirals together, Gagagaga!! / The Buster Call's a frightening thing, too!!!
[2] Don't run off now, Otsuru-san!! / Don't be so cheeky, youngin'! / DOGOON* / Sink that ship!!!
*BOOM
[3] Even if I retreated to the ends of the sea / I wouldn't find a place I could call safe. / Waah! Waah!
[4] Cut 'em down and throw 'em in the bay~~~~~!!! / Waaaaaaaaah!!!
[5] DOGOON* / ZUDOOON*
*BOOM / *KATHOOM
[6] Finally... / Waaah!
[7] WHOOOOOAAAAA / DOGOON!!* / BOKOON* ...it's begun!!
*BOOM / *KERSLAM
[8] SUTATSU* / WAAAAAH / Heh heh heh... You goin' into action?
*shink
[9] I'm just guessing but... He looks too close. / With his true attack range and ours...

p.12-13
[1] DON!!
*KATHOOM
[2] Hawkeye!!! / ZAWA!!*
*commotion
[3] OOOO*
*wind
[5] ZAZAZA* / Whoooah~~!!!
*slice
[6] GAKIN!!!
*SHING!!!
[7] He stopped-!!! / GOGOGO* / the world's strongest sword attack!!!
*rumble
[8] The Captain of the 3rd Squad-!!! / "Diamond" Jozu!!! / DON!!*
*BOOM

p.14-15
[1] PIKATSU!* / Whoa!!
*flash
[2] PYUN PYUN!!* / "String of Jewels"**
*zap zap!!
** T/N: Yasakani Magatama, one of the Imperial Regalia of Japan. The furigana here is actually misspelled.
[3] PYUN PYUN* / PYUN PYUN!!! / Kizaru has arrived!!!
*zap zap / *zap zap!!!
[4] Hey, hey...
[5] You're hurtin' my eyes...
[6] DODODOON!!*
*KABOOM*
[8] The admiral's attack's been blocked!!! / What's that!? Wrapped in blue flames...!!!
[9] Captain of the 1st Squad-!!! / Marco!!! / DON* / You can't just make a play for the "King", ya know.
*fwoom
[10] Whoo, these "Whitebeard Pirates" / sure are scary~~~~...
[Inset] A breathless battle - offense versus defense!!

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#1. by zidane (MH Senpai)
Posted on Aug 6, 2009
thanks a lot
#2. by Kaizokuou (Registered User)
Posted on Aug 6, 2009
Thank you so much for a brilliantly written translation. I especially love the attention paid to the sound effects! I also read ダイヤモンド ジョズ as Diamand Jaws, haha, but after checking, I'm pretty sure his name is just Jozu, since I think jaws would be ジョーズ, no?
#3. by Nagumo (Translator)
Posted on Aug 7, 2009
Ah, maybe you're right. Don't usually TL OP so not straight on the conventions.

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