Batchee is classified as a Type B creature, which is distinguished as being "Small Friendly".
East Blue Saga
Fullbody stepped on Batchee in the Baratie and put him inside of his soup in an attempt to humiliate Sanji. Fullbody's plan did not go as planned, as Sanji deflected back to embarrass him. In anger, Fullbody destroyed the table, knocking his soup and Batchee to the floor.
Anime and Manga Differences
In the anime, Batchee is replaced by a long brown bug, with two antennae, two little black eyes, ten legs, and two long appendages jutting from his behind. This anime version resembles a silverfish (thysanura) if compared with a real insect.
- The scene with Batchee is likely based on a memetic gag in which a restaurant-goer tells the waiter that there is a fly in their soup, only for the waiter to say something witty in response.
- In the seventh popularity poll, Batchee was ranked 112th out of 1052 characters.
- One Piece World Top 100
- One Piece Manga and Anime — Vol. 5 Chapter 43 (p. 16-18) and Episode 20, Fullbody tries to use Batchee to humiliate Sanji.
- Vivre Card - One Piece Visual Dictionary (Card #0077), Batchee's birthday is given.
- One Piece Blue: Grand Data File (p. 48), Batchee's name revealed.
- One Piece Blue: Grand Data File (p. 88-89), Classification of animals by dangerousness.
- One Piece Anime — Episode 20.