Pirate Anime + One Piece-like Anime

In this article, we will talk about the best pirate anime and also other anime that are similar to One Piece, one of the greatest anime of all time. Ready to dive into the world of pirates?

For those who don’t know, One Piece is a very famous anime released since 1999 about a young man with rubber power who is looking for a world-famous lost treasure.

The anime is one of the greatest shonens of all time and already has more than 800 episodes, where it is not even close to the end. A great success and social phenomenon that inspired several other anime of the shonen genre.

Pirate anime + one piece-like anime

Japanese and space pirates

When researching pirate anime to write this article, I came across only a bunch of old anime from the 60s and 70s. At that time there were several pirate anime, mostly space pirates.

Probably the wave of films and anime by space pirates served as an impetus to launch the manga of One Piece. There are probably a lot of old pirate manga that we are totally unaware of.

I want to list these space pirate anime or old pirate anime below. Unfortunately it is not possible to watch them all, due to the difficulty of finding them subtitled in English or to watch.

  • Kaizoku Ouji;
  • Ojiichan ga Kaizoku Datta Koro;
  • Be-Bop Kaizokuban;
  • Uchuu Kaizoku Mito no Daibouken;
  • Teki wa Kaizoku: Neko-tachi no Kyouen;
  • Uchuu Kaizoku Captain Herlock;
  • Sabaku no Kaizoku! Captain Kuppa;
  • Uchuu Kaizoku Sara (hentai);
  • Kaiketsu Zorori: Mahoutsukai no Deshi;
  • Teki wa Kaizoku: Neko-tachi no Kyouen;
  • Harlock Saga;
  • Queen Emeraldas;
  • Coyote Ragtime Show;
  • Arcadia of My Youth: Endless Orbit SSX;
  • Mars Daybreak;
  • Sol Bianca: The Legacy;

Black Lagoon - The Queen of Pirates

The series tells the story of a team of mercenary pirates known as the Lagoon Company, which smuggled cargo in the seas of Southeast Asia in the 1990s.

The Lagoon team accepts a number of missions that may involve violent shootings, “one-on-one” combat, and water battles in various parts of Asia. The anime is full of action and quite interesting.

The anime is old and has had two seasons. If you are looking for an anime about pirates that looks like One Piece, this may be one of the only ones on the list with a focus only on pirates.

Pirate anime + one piece-like anime

Outlaw Star and Angel Links

Gene Starwind has always dreamed of flying his own ship in the vast sea of stars. He spends his days working on odd jobs alongside his partner, James Hawking, on the small planet Sentinel III.

However, all of that changes when the pair accepts a job from Rachel Sweet, who, unbeknownst to them, is actually an outlaw treasure hunter.

In charge of protecting a mysterious girl known as Melfina, the meeting irrevocably changes the couple's life, who is sent to the great unknown on board the highly advanced ship, Outlaw Star.

Seihou Tenshi Angel Links is a Spin Off story from the Outlaw Star series, it’s also worth a look if you decide to watch these old 1998 anime.

Pirate anime + one piece-like anime

Mouretsu Pirates

The story revolves around a high school girl named Marika. She keeps herself busy with the space club yacht and her part-time job in a high-class retro cafe.

One day, two strangers suddenly appear and claim to be subordinate to their dead father. They demand that she take command of the space pirate ship Bentenmaru.

The corsair ship pact was made during a war of independence a century ago, and according to that pact, the ship must be inherited by the captain's next direct descendant.

Marika finds herself embarking on a new life as a space pirate in a 26-episode anime released in 2012 in addition to a film.

Pirate anime + one piece-like anime

One Piece like anime

The anime below are not pirated, but they are very similar in the style of One Piece. Charismatic characters in a long adventure full of battles and action, with a hint of comedy. They are famous shounen anime that became popular as well as One Piece.

Most should know the anime listed below, so let's just list them, if you want to find more information just search within our website.

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