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, currently 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 SagaEdit
Wano Country ArcEdit
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.
- ↑ One Piece Manga and Anime — Vol. 51 Chapter 498 and Episode 392, X Drake is introduced.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 One Piece Manga — Vol. 95 Chapter 956 (p. 11-13), Drake and Koby swap information.