As we all know after 2 years of training with Rayleigh Luffy was much stronger in technique and combat ability. Specifically, he demonstrated through his proficient use of Gear 2 and Gear 3 with his Haki energy. Besides, Luffy also learn a new great skill Gear 4.
Thanks to the power of this technique, the Straw Hats can defeat bloody opponents like Doflamingo, Cracker and even Charlotte Katakuri. Present with the development of Luffy then this move becomes more and more powerful and certainly in the future it will play an important role in Lu’s battles on the way to the title of Pirate King.
Today, let’s take a look at 10 extremely interesting details about this special technique, there are things that One Piece crazy fans do not know.
1. The development of Gear 4
Originally because it was impossible to defeat these beasts Luffy have devised development Gear 4 with the purpose of overcoming them. And maybe that’s why the special moves Gear 4 seem to be inspired by these animals like Tank Man, Bounce Man and Sanke Man.
The present over time Luffy have successfully mastered this technique as well as improved many of its disadvantages. And certainly in the future Gear 4 will be developed more and more and become a formidable formidable technique for any opponent.
2. How it works Gear 4
We also saw all the skills like Sang Number 2 – Gear Second “,” Sang Number 3 – Gear Third “and now the” Number 4 – Gear Fourth “are all based on the rubber properties of the Devil Fruit Gomu Gomu no Mi. However different from other Gear Gear 4 is considered to be the most complete defensive skill.
Can speak, Gear 4 Like a pump, spasms and pushes blood through the body. After blowing air into muscles, Luffy can compress his power with Busoshoku Haki. In this state, Luffy Increase his muscles to increase basic speed, attack power (Bound Man), defense (Tank Man) and attack speed (Snake Man) ..
3. Tribal tattoo texture when used Gear 4
The regular use of Haki armed on the body of Luffy to maintain Gear 4 led to the formation of a tribal tattoo on his body. Not only the Straw Hats, but other characters like Charlotte Katakuri and Big Mom have also shown their ability to use Haki with tribal tattoos.
Although its importance has not been explained, there are many theories that say it is related to the power of Haki and Devil Fruit. Basically when the two combine together instead of simply coating Haki on the user’s body. This can be aided by the fact that the body’s Luffy still supple in Gear 4 despite being hardened with armed Haki.
Among other things, the height of Luffy is a point affected and changed quite a lot by the use Gear 4. At age 17, Luffy about 1.72 meters high, but during the two years timeskip Luffy has increased slightly to 1.74 meters. However, this is nothing compared to the growth when he uses the so-called ability Gear 4.
As explained in the manga, when used Gear 4 he is twice as tall as normal about 4m. Current exact height of Luffy when he used Gear 4: Boundman has not been announced yet, but it is likely around the number mentioned above.
5. The metabolism of Gear 4
Although the appearance doesn’t seem to change, using Gear makes the body Luffy very tired. This is because he had to use a lot of energy to perform the technique.
Like Gear 2 then Gear 4 of the Luffy made him burn a tremendous amount of energy in a very short amount of time. This was proved after the battle with Charlotte Cracker, Luffy seems to be very exhausted. In spite of Luffy ate a lot of cookies to increase energy but when using the Tankman technique, it burned it all in just a few minutes.