Is the Truth About Shanks’ Family Already Known in One Piece?



On the ever-evolving landscape of films and series in the entertainment industry, “One Piece Film: Red” has captivated the attention of the masses because of its compelling narrative. It has grabbed the attention of the media by generating an atmosphere of mysteries and secrets so that people are eager to know the truth behind the curtains.

Some individuals are intrigued by the elusive past of the renowned pirate, Red-Haired Shanks. On various digital forums, people keep speculating about Shanks’ origins, his familial connections, and the secrets that shroud his enigmatic persona. Join us as we unravel the truth about Shanks’ family and the mysteries that continue to surround him.


Directed by Gorō Taniguchi
Screenplay by Tsutomu Kuroiwa
Based on One Piece
by Eiichiro Oda
Produced by Eiichiro Oda
  • Mayumi Tanaka
  • Shuichi Ikeda
  • Kaori Nazuka
  • Kazuya Nakai
  • Akemi Okamura
  • Kappei Yamaguchi
  • Hiroaki Hirata
  • Ikue Ohtani
  • Yuriko Yamaguchi
  • Kazuki Yao
  • Chō
  • Kenjiro Tsuda
Cinematography Ejian Changgao
Edited by Kentaro Kawasaki
Music by Yasutaka Nakata
Toei Animation
Distributed by Toei Company
Release dates
  • July 22, 2022 (Tokyo premiere)
  • August 6, 2022 (Japan)
Running time
115 minutes
Country Japan
Language Japanese
Box office
  • ¥20.33 billion (Japan)
  • US$246.5 million

What is One Piece Film: Red All About?

One Piece Film: Red is a captivating and highly anticipated 2022 Japanese animated musical fantasy action-adventure film. It is directed by Gorō Taniguchi and produced by Toei Animation. The intriguing narrative of the series is based on the manga of the same name written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda.

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One Piece Already Revealed The Truth About Shanks' Family

However, it is the fifteenth feature film of the One Piece film series, first announced on November 21, 2021. The debut of this film was in Nippon Budokan, Tokyo on July 22, 2022, worldwide, and released theatrically on August 6, 2022, in Japan for the celebrating the 25th anniversary of One Piece manga.

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There are a plethora of pirates in One Piece Film: Red. They all are trying to find the One Piece and become King of all the Pirates. There is one pirate who has grabbed the attention of viewers because he is the only one who takes the step of initiating his journey and kicking off his adventure.

He is Shanks, Also known as Red-Haired Shanks. He is a very determined, focused, hardworking, and kind pirate. Therefore, he mostly sails in the East Blue. He captivates the viewers till the end by leaving a mark (and a hat) on Luffy as he is growing up. Later on, he has made his own crew, Red Hair Pirates. Before proceeding further, take a look at the Prisma Season 4 release date.

Did Film Red Reveal Shanks’ Connection to the Figarland Family?

RED Film revealed that Shanks, during the significant God Valley Incident in One Piece history, was found as an infant by Gol D. Roger, the former Pirate King, inside a treasure chest. The prevailing theory suggests that Shanks was present at God Valley during the Rocks Pirates’ assault on Celestial Dragons due to his lineage from one of those noble families and his upbringing by the Pirate King.

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Many individuals keep wondering about what happened during the conflict that saw One Piece’s strongest pirate crew the Rocks Pirates defeated by Luffy’s Grandpa Garp and Roger. It is still a mystery. As I have above mentioned this film is based on the manga.

So Chapter #1086 of the One Piece manga depicts that the champion of God Valley, St. Figarland Garling, is still alive.  Furthermore, it holds a significant and respected title among the World Nobles of Marijuana. Do not miss out on reading, Neil Gaiman hinted at the possibility of Dead Boy Detectives Season 2.

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It can be vividly seen that Garling’s morals are the opposite of Shanks. There are lots more facts and figures to learn about the Supreme Commander of One Piece’s powerful God Knights. In the film, the weakness of Shanks was his grand fleet. If anyone wants to put him down then they must target his grand fleet.

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Later on, he was introduced to St. Figarland Garling. It proves that he has a different mindset as compared to all the pirates after sentencing Mjosgard to death. He passed his statements by stating, “Stand up for sub-human scum, and you sink even lower!”

One Piece Already Revealed The Truth About Shanks' Family

Additionally, Shanks’ mysterious interaction with the Five Elders could potentially find an explanation through his connection to the Figarland family lineage. This unresolved intrigue captivates fans, sparking anticipation for its eventual resolution.

Undoubtedly, Shanks’ backstory and familial ties will play a significant role in the ongoing and enthralling narrative of One Piece. Check out, the Summer House Season 9 release date. Fans are eagerly waiting to witness the release of next season!

Who Are the Cast and Characters of One Piece Film: Red?

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Character Japanese English
Monkey D. Luffy Mayumi Tanaka Colleen Clinkenbeard
Shanks Shūichi Ikeda Brandon Potter
  • Kaori Nazuka
  • Ado (Singing voice)
Amanda Lee
Roronoa Zoro Kazuya Nakai Christopher Sabat
Nami Akemi Okamura Luci Christian
Usopp Kappei Yamaguchi Sonny Strait
Sanji Hiroaki Hirata Eric Vale
Tony Tony Chopper Ikue Ōtani Brina Palencia
Nico Robin Yuriko Yamaguchi Stephanie Young
Franky Kazuki Yao Patrick Seitz
Brook Chō Ian Sinclair
Jimbei Katsuhisa Hōki Daniel Baugh
Eboshi Yuki Yamada Orion Pitts
Gordon Kenjiro Tsuda Jim Foronda
Sunny-Kun Houko Kuwashima Lisa Ortiz
Romy Chise Niitsu Megan Shipman

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Summarizing all the above-mentioned detailed information, Shanks, Also known as Red-Haired Shanks, mostly sail in the East Blue. The unique storylines of One Piece Film: Red is based on a manga of the same name written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda.  It is clearly revealed in the manga that his family has some connection with the Figarland family.

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