Luffy, Nami, and Zoro arrive in Syrup Village, where the meet a long-nosed fellow by the name of Usopp. They ask for a ship, and so they head to the mansion on top of the hill to ask a rich girl named Kaya for one. What they don't anticipate, though, is the arrival of Kaya's butler Kurahadol.The episode opens with Usopp running through Syrup Village, yelling that pirates are coming. Meanwhile, on the sea, Nami mentions how they'll need a ship if they want to make it to the Grand Line. At Syrup Village, Usopp says that what he said before was a lie, so the townspeople get mad at him. He runs away and meets with Piiman and Ninjin. At that moment, Tamanegi comes running up to them, yelling that real pirates have arrived. Usopp wants to run away and have a snack, but after the urging of the Usopp Pirates he goes out to face them.