Frost Moon Village,
Shimotsuki Village (Funimation subs)
For other uses, see Shimotsuki (Disambiguation). Shimotsuki Village is a village in  East Blue where the dojo in which Roronoa Zoro trained is located.
The village was founded by and named after
Shimotsuki Kozaburo, a member of the Shimotsuki Family from Wano Country.
Layout and Locations Edit
Isshin Dojo Edit
Isshin Dojo at Shimotsuki Village.
The Isshin Dojo
( is a kenjutsu school, a school of Japanese swordsmanship. Its owner is 一心道場 Isshin Dōjō ) ? Koushirou, who is a skilled swordsman and father of the deceased Kuina. It is the place where Zoro trained his Santoryu and in the anime is the only dojo Zoro did not take down the sign of.
It is revealed that 12 years before the current storyline, the town was visited by
Monkey D. Dragon and the revolutionaries, and that the dojo assisted them with supplies for the injured residents of the Gray Terminal.
See also the associated category: Shimotsuki Village Characters.
†: the character is deceased.
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55 years ago,
Shimotsuki Kozaburo left Wano, and ended up in East Blue, where he saved the village from bandits. He eventually settled down there and started a family.
"Shimotsuki" ( is the old Japanese name for November, the month 霜月 frost moon ) ? Zoro was born.
One Piece Manga and Anime — Vol. 45
Chapter 440 and Episode 324,
Zoro's dojo village name is revealed
SBS One Piece Manga — Vol. 96 (p. 80),
Kozaburo's past is revealed.