This is definitely true. He played himself in hindsight. But it's the typical thing with shonen villains underestimating their opponents and not using their ultimate moves at the start. Any manga would be boring/short as f*ck if the villain used their strongest move at the very start of the...
Yeah, that wasn't my thought process at all. I looked at both lines separately. What you're doing is assuming that people are correlating both sentences when they aren't even in the same conversation.
But it's not that serious anyway. Just different interpretations. We'll see if it gets...
Oh nah it’s not an argument from me. Just a correction. I don’t care for those power scaling discussions loool
Lol so we’ve both made assumptions, no?
You finished off his sentence as “more powerful… than mine”
I finished it off as “more powerful… than before”
Since we’re going crazy with the predictions, what if Blackbeard found and ate the special devil fruit at a young age, which allows him to consume more than one devil fruit?
Maybe that’s what Shanks went to the elders to discuss.
Tbh we should all stop beating around the bush…we all know that...