Rush is a man with long blonde hair that wears a horned hat. He wears a jacket that has white spirals on the jacket's yellow sleeves. He is also seen smoking a cigarette.
Abilities and Powers
Rush is a fearsome pirate who has managed to achieve an infamous reputation in the New World, and to make an alliance with Whitebeard. He also wields a sword and has shown that he could destroy a Pacifista with the help of other pirate captains.
Some time in the past, Rush became an infamous pirate in the New World and allied himself with Whitebeard.
Summit War Saga
Eventually, Ace was freed and the Whitebeard allied forces prepared to retreat under the orders of Whitebeard. However, before they could escape, Ace was struck by Akainu's attack. Rush and other subordinate captains then encircled Ace and Luffy as Ace said his dying words.
He, alongside the rest of the crew, attended Whitebeard's and Ace's funeral on an undisclosed island somewhere in the New World.
- Whitebeard Pirates and their allies vs. the Marines and Shichibukai
Anime and Manga Differences
Although Rush makes multiple appearances in the manga, he does not appear at all in the anime. This is most likely due to an oversight by the anime creators.
- One Piece Manga — Vol. 57 Chapter 558, Rush makes his debut.
- One Piece Green: Secret Pieces (p. 362), Rush's name is revealed.
- One Piece Manga — Vol. 58 Chapter 563, Rush listens to Squard's explanation.
- One Piece Manga — Vol. 58 Chapter 568, Rush and other captains attack a Pacifista.
- One Piece Manga — Vol. 59 Chapter 574, Rush and other captains protect the dying Ace.