Never forget that I have both the powers and the authority to execute you all right now!
~ Warden Magellan

Magellan is the warden of Impel Down, a maximum security prison run by the World Government, and the main antagonist of the Impel Down Arc of One Piece.

After his failure during the prison escape, he sought to commit suicide which only puts him in the hospital. He is known for eating poison lunches which usually causes him to have diarrhea for the majority of the day. Later he was demoted to vice-warden as his former position as warden was given to Hannyabal. After Donquixote Doflamingo reached Impel Down, Magellan was assigned to guard Doflamingo from a social threat that would come and kill the former Shichibukai.

He is voiced by Mitsuaki Hoshino in the Japanese version of the anime, and Jeremy Inman in the English dubbed version.

Personality

Magellan is dedicated to protecting Impel Down and shows pride in being a top prison guard. Unlike Shiliew who was very corrupt and cared little about the lives of the prisoners, Magellan cared about the prisoners safety. However, when the prisoners get out of hand, he would take it upon himself to kill them himself through his poison without any warning. Magellan, however, does not care about the conditions the prisoners are put through as they are tortured in every level of Impel Down. Magellan takes his job at Impel Down and takes any threats in it seriously.

Abilities

Devil Fruit

Magellan ate the Paramecia-type Venom-Venom Fruit which allows him to be secret poison from his own body. With this, he uses this poison to create a huge monster known as the Hydra. Also, anyone who is coated in his poison will only have 24 hours to live as seen with Luffy (though he survives later on).

Biography

Magellan has been a prison guard at Impel Down for many years prior to his debut in the Impel Down Arc. He was eventually promoted to Warden of the Prison. At some point, he confronted Head Jailer Shiliew who constantly abused his rank as he would use it to ruthlessly murder many prisoners for his own entertainment. Because of the volume of his offense, Magellan stripped Shiliew of his position as Head Jailer and placed him under arrest. They fought and Shiliew was defeated before he was locked up in level six of Impel Down to be executed for his actions.

Impel Down Arc

After the events at Sabaody Archipelago, Luffy learned that his brother has been sent to Impel Down and is awaiting execution at Marineford. While Luffy was going through each level to get to the level where Ace was at, Magellan learned of Straw Hat's infiltration. In level four, Magellan confronted Luffy and Bentham. He promptly defeated Luffy who was already exhausted from going through all the levels and gravely poisoned him in the process.

Magellan had Luffy sent to Level five for his imprisonment. After the incident, Magellan tries to get things back in order. Unknown to Magellan, Luffy had recovered from his fatal poisoning thanks to Emporio Ivankov. Magellan had his men escort Ace out of the facility but the Blackbeard Pirates had arrived at Impel Down with the intent on recruiting new members. He confronted the Blackbeard Pirates and poisoned them. Magellan tried to also halt all prisoners from exiting Impel Down. He later learned that Bentham has assisted in the prisoners escape by playing the role as an impersonator of Magellan. Infuriated by Bentham's action, Magellan was about to fight him. It is unknown exactly what occurred but Magellan failed to kill his foe. It is implied that he was confronted by Blackbeard Pirates who severely injured Magellan in revenge for poisoning them. Either way Magellan was said to have beaten to near death.

Post War Arc

After the events of Marineford, Magellan took responsibility for all the mishaps that occurred with the prisoners escaping from the compound.

Timeskip

After the time skip, it was revealed that Magellan had been demoted an Hannyabal has usurped his position as warden.

Reverie Arc

He was assigned to guard Donquixote Doflamingo and remained out of sight as the Ex-Shichibukai talked to him from within his cell.

Gallery

Trivia

  • Magellan is one of few characters in the series not to be defeated by Luffy at all in battle. During the first fight, Magellan defeated Luffy. During the second fight, Magellan shifted to his most deadly poison that forced Luffy to retreat.
  • Magellan is the first character to have a devilish appearance with the second being Caesar Clown.
  • Because of his fight with Luffy, the latter has developed an immunity to poison.

Navigation

           One piece logo by zerocustom1989 d1dghop-pre.png Villains

World Government
Leaders
Im | Five Elders

Celestial Dragons
Saint Charloss | Saint Rosward | Saint Shalulia | Saint Jalmack | Donquixote Doflamingo

Cipher Pol
CP9
Chief: Spandam
Assasins: Rob Lucci | Kaku | Kalifa | Blueno | Jabra | Kumadori | Fukuro | Nero
CP-0
Agents: Rob Lucci | Spandam | Stussy | Kaku

Marines
Fleet Admiral: Akainu
Admirals: Aokiji | Kizaru | Sengoku
Officers: Zephyr | Vergo | Captain Morgan
Seven Warlords of the Sea
Sir Crocodile | Donquixote Doflamingo | Gekko Moriah | Bartholomew Kuma | Buggy "the Clown" | Edward Weevil | "Blackbeard" Marshall D. Teach

Impel Down Staff
Magellan | Shiliew | Blue Gorilla | Minotaurus | Minokoala | Minorhinoceros | Minozebra | Minochihuahua

Four Emperors
Kaido "of the Beasts" | "Big Mom" Charlotte Linlin | "Blackbeard" Marshall D. Teach

East Blue Pirate Crews
Buggy Pirates
Buggy "the Clown" | Mohji | Cabaji | Richie | Alvida | Galdino

Black Cat Pirates
Captain: Kuro "of a Hundred Plans"
Others: Jango | Sham & Buchi

Krieg Pirates
Don Krieg | Gin | Pearl

Arlong Pirates
Arlong "the Saw" | Chew | Kuroobi | Hatchan | Pisaro | Kaneshiro | Take | Shioyaki

Paradise Pirate Crews
Foxy Pirates
Foxy "the Silver Fox" | Porche | Hamburg | Itomimizu | Chuchun | Capote | Monda | Pickles | Big Pan | Referee | Gina

Thriller Bark Pirates (Mysterious Four)
Gekko Moriah | Hogback | Absalom | Perona | Victoria Cindry

Macro Pirates
Macro | Gyaro | Tansui

Caribou Pirates
Caribou | Coribou

New Fishman Pirates
Hody Jones | Dosun | Zeo | Daruma | Ikaros Much | Hyouzou | Hammond | Kasagoba | Harisenbon

Flying Pirates
Vander Decken IX | Wadatsumi

New World Pirate Crews
Donquixote Pirates
Captain: Donquixote Doflamingo
Elite Officers: Trebol | Diamante | Pica | Vergo
Officers: Sugar | Giolla | Lao G | Senor Pink | Machvise | Dellinger | Gladius | Buffalo | Baby 5 | Monet
Others: Bellamy | Caesar Clown

Emperors' Crews
Beast Pirates
Govenor-General: Kaido "of the Beasts"
All-Stars: King "the Conflagration" | Queen "the Plague" | Jack "the Drought"
Numbers:
Headliners: (Tobiroppo: Page One | Ulti | Who's Who | Black Maria | Sasaki)
(Others: Sheepshead | Ginrummy | Basil Hawkins | Holdem | Speed | Babanuki | Daifugo | Solitaire | Dobon)
Gifters: Batman | Gazelleman | Mouseman | Alpacaman | Madilloman | Rokuro | Snakeman | Rabbitman
Others: Scotch | Scratchmen Apoo | Pleasures | Waiters

Big Mom Pirates
Captain: "Big Mom" Charlotte Linlin
Sweet 3 Generals: "Thousand Arms" Charlotte Cracker | Charlotte Smoothie | Charlotte Katakuri
Officers: Charlotte Perospero | Charlotte Compote | Charlotte Daifuku | Charlotte Oven | "Demon Lady" Charlotte Amande | Charlotte Opera | Charlotte Galette | Charlotte Broyé | Charlotte Brûlée | "Scribe" Charlotte Mont-d'Or | Charlotte Pudding | Charlotte Flampe
Combatants: Baron Tamago | "Sweeper" Bobbin

Blackbeard Pirates
Admiral: "Blackbeard" Marshall D. Teach
Ten Titanic Captains: Jesus Burgess | Shiliew "of the Rain" | "The Supersonic" Van Augur | "Corrupt King" Avalo Pizarro | "Demon Sheriff" Laffitte | "Crescent Moon Hunter" Catarina Devon | "Colossal Battleship" Sanjuan Wolf | "Heavy Drinker" Vasco Shot | "Death God" Doc Q

Other Pirate Crews

Golden Lion Pirates
Captain: Shiki the Golden Lion
Others: Dr. Indigo | Scarlet

Kid Pirates
Captain: Eustass Kid | Killer

Rocks Pirates
Captain: Rocks D. Xebec
Others: Kaido of the Beasts | Charlotte Linlin | Shiki the Golden Lion | John

Other Pirates
Alvida | Bellamy | Demaro Black | Drip | Higuma | Mounblutain | Caribou | Capone Bege

Other Groups
Baroque Works
Officer Agents: Mr. 0 | Miss All-Sunday | Mr. 1 | Miss Dounglefinger | Mr. 2 Bon Kurei | Mr. 3 | Mr. 4 | Miss Merry Christmas | Mr. 5 | Miss Valentine
Frontier Agents: Mr. 7 | Miss Father's Day | Miss Monday | Mr. 9 | Mr. 11 | The Unluckies

God's Army
God: Enel
Priests: Ohm | Satori | Shura | Gedatsu
50 Divine Soldiers: Yama | Hotori & Kotori

Franky Family
Franky | Zambai | Square Sisters | Tamagon | Kiev | Schollzo | Kop

Sea Kings
Lord of the Coast | Master of the Waters

Germa 66
Vinsmoke Family
Vinsmoke Judge | Vinsmoke Ichiji | Vinsmoke Niji | Vinsmoke Yonji

Kurozumi Family
Kurozumi Orochi | Kurozumi Higurashi | Kurozumi Kanjuro

Orochi's Army
Kurozumi Orochi
Orochi Oniwabanshu
Captain: Fukurokuju
Others: Daikoku | Fujin | Raijin | Hanzo

Mimawarigumi

Others
Wapol | Duval | Caesar Clown | Smiley | Hakuba

Non-Canoncial
El Drago | Bear King | Hyena Three | Honey Queen | Gasparde | Needless | Noko | Tatsu | Baron Omatsuri | Lilly Carnation | Don Accino | Byrnndi World | Bill | Mad Treasure | Gild Tesoro

Neo-Marines
Zephyr | Ain | Binz

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.