Their operations involve undercover missions to monitor Four Emperors activity. Koby and X Drake were shown contacting each other to discuss urgent developments. SWORD uses code words to verify secure channels.
| X Drake
Although the current strength of the group is unknown, the accomplishments of its members are notable.
- X Drake: Captain of SWORD and former Marine Rear Admiral, formerly undercover as a member of Kaido's Beasts Pirates, and an infamous member of the Worst Generation. Within two years of joining Kaido's crew, Drake was able to become a member of the Tobiroppo, a group that is considered the strongest of the Shinuchi.
- Koby: Marine Captain and an important figure during the Rocky Port Incident, who had also been deployed to arrest Boa Hancock.
Four Emperors Saga
Wano Country Arc
X Drake contacted Koby from Wano Country to debrief him on the progress of an unknown mission. He also updated Koby on Kaido and Big Mom's alliance. Drake revealed that CP-0 was also present in Wano, to which Koby reacted with shock and foreboding.
- Their name, SWORD, contrasts them with CP-0, whose full name is Cipher Pol Aigis Zero. The word, Aigis, comes from the Aegis, a shield in ancient Greek mythology.