One Punch Man boasts some of the coolest threat levels in all of anime. This naturally piques our curiosity about how our favorite shonen protagonist would be ranked in the system. Well, wonder no more! Here’s the Big Three ranked according to One Punch Man’s threat levels.
One Punch Man’s Threat Levels
The One Punch Man universe features 5 threat levels ranging from minor disturbances to near-annihilation. These are as follows:
- Wolf: Any potential threat that poses an unknown level of danger.
- Tiger: Any threat that endangers a large number of people.
- Demon: Any threat to a city and its inhabitants.
- Dragon: Any threat spanning multiple cities.
These levels effectively summarize the various types of dangers the world could face. The world has confronted countless monsters at the Demon and Dragon levels, typically dealing with Wolf and Tiger levels on a daily basis. However, since Saitama’s story began, the world has slowly started to face more threats at the Dragon and God levels.
All Shonen Characters According to Threat Levels
Every shonen character goes through various power-ups in their series, so threat levels would vary based on their power development within their respective universes.
All shinobi in the Naruto universe would be at least Tiger level. Here’s how the main cast would fare:
- Naruto: Base Naruto would be classified as a Demon-level threat. Going into Nine-Tails mode would elevate him to Dragon level, and the Baryon mode would likely put him at God level.
- Sasuke: Base Sasuke would be a Demon-level threat. With Susano’o and Rinnegan, he’d reach Dragon level. His experience as a shinobi and battling gods would propel him to God level.
- Sakura: At her peak potential, Sakura would be a Demon-level threat.
- Shikamaru: Shikamaru would be classified as a Tiger-level threat.
- Kakashi: Kakashi at his peak potential would easily reach Dragon level.
- Obito: Similar to Kakashi, Obito would reach Dragon level.
- Might Guy: With eight gates open, Might Guy would be classified as a Dragon-level threat.
- Madara: Madara would be a God-level threat.
- Hashirama: Hashirama would also be a God-level threat.
With its unique power scaling, pirates in the One Piece universe would easily be at the Demon level. Here’s how the main cast would fare:
- Luffy: With his Devil Fruit awakened, Luffy would be classified as a High Dragon-level threat.
- Zoro: Zoro would also be a High Dragon-level threat.
- Sanji: Sanji would be a High Demon-level threat.
- Jinbei: Jinbei would be a Low Dragon-level threat.
- Robin: Robin would be a Tiger-level threat.
- Brook: Brook would be a Demon-level threat.
- Franky: Franky would be a Demon-level threat.
- Ussop: Ussop would be a Tiger-level threat.
- Nami: Nami would be classified as a Wolf-level threat.
- Chopper: Chopper would be a Wolf-level threat.
- Admirals: All admirals would be at least Demon-level threats.
Most characters in the Bleach universe would be classified as Demon-level threats at a minimum. Here’s how the main characters would be ranked:
- Ichigo: Ichigo would be a High Dragon-level threat.
- Kenpachi: Kenpachi would also be a High Dragon-level threat.
- Aizen: Aizen would be classified as a God-level threat.
- Rukia: Rukia would be a Demon-level threat.
- Orihime: Orihime would be a global-level threat.
- Urahara: Urahara would be a Dragon-level threat.
- Yoruichi: Yoruichi would be a High Demon-level threat.
- Shinji: Shinji would be a Dragon-level threat.
- Renji: Renji would be a Demon-level threat.
- Arrancars: Arrancars would range from Medium Demon-level to High Dragon-level threats.
It’s quite fascinating to see how powerful characters from one universe are evaluated so differently in another, primarily due to the different power systems each universe exists in. This list only scratches the surface of curiosity about how other characters would be ranked in these universes. Comment below if you’d like to see more lists like these.