Saitama is the main character of the popular One-Punch Man manga series, having enormous power. He is powerful enough that a single blow can defeat any of his enemies.
This makes him a superhuman and the mightiest person to challenge anyone. With the popularity of the series, the One Punch Man has turned into anime.
I am a big fan of Saitama and I know you too love watching him in the lead role. If you are one of the first time viewers, you may ask, “Why is One Punch Man so strong?”
No doubt, this is one of the most common questions asked by several viewers in the recent past. Interestingly, I am watching this character since 2009 and know about his abilities.
In this article, I’m going to share how this overpowered human makes the fight scenes epic in his own way. And, this information also lets you know ‘how did Saitama get strong’.
One Punch Man Power – An Introduction
Before we go deep into the power source of Saitama, we will discuss something about the series and its characters.
With this approach, it makes you aware of the long-running series and his contribution to the society till date.
In early days, Saitama was just a normal human being. The character display revealed that he was thin, slim and weak. To combat the world’s strange monsters and super-villains, he trained himself and grew strong.
The powerful training and the desire to beat the world’s enemies made him superhuman. Over the course of time, he gained enormous power that a single punch can defeat anyone.
At times, the desire to kill every strange monster and super-villain frustrated him. Lately, he forced himself to join the Hero Association. This gained him official recognition and earned him the title tag- ‘One Punch Man’.
Some of the names of the characters with whom Saitama had a fight previously, include-
- Boros ‘ Lord Boros’
- Genos ‘Demon Cyborg’
- Atomic Samurai
- Bang ‘Silver Fang’
- Tatsumaki ‘Terrible Tornado’
All these characters had enough power to defeat any opponents. Finally, One Punch Man defeated them in different episodes.
Why Is One Punch Man So Strong? – The Secret Of Saitama’s Enormous Power
As you already get to know, he was a normal human being.
Earlier, he had black hair but lost them all prematurely. The only reason behind this sudden loss of hair was the intensive workout and passionate hero training.
Today, he is one of the professional superheroes alive and has brown eyes. He looks bald, has well-built physique with an elliptical-shaped head.
Coming to the point, why is Saitama so strong? As of now, the original manga webcomic series and anime have revealed that ‘his power comes from training’.
If you look at his daily workout, you can definitely realize how passionate he is.
Saitama believes that the workout of 100 push-ups, 100 sit-ups, 100 squats and 10 km running is necessary to gain strength, muscular endurance and cardiac health.
Why Is One Punch Man So Strong? – Explained By Dr. Genus
Based on the manga original webcomic ‘One Punch Man’, Dr. Genus is the leading authority on ‘biology and genetics’. He stated ‘Limited Theory’ to describe the enormous power of Saitama.
He explained, “Saitama gained his power by removing the limiters. A normal human has hidden potential that can set him apart from the rest of the humanity. The same has been removed by Saitama by compulsively training and ignoring his human limits.”
“Over time, he has to pay the price by losing his hair prematurely and become the most powerful man in the world. Also, it cuts him off from the rest of the human beings. And, all these things are due to his greatest power that makes him superhuman”- He added.
After listening to the Dr. Genus, the term ‘limiter’ is heavily debated.
At one point of time, it became the most common topic among the fans. The entire debate is still there, but people enjoy the strong and funny character of the Saitama.
One Punch Man Workout – Saitama’s Training Regime
The webcomic character is really accurate when he has to follow his daily workout. In his hard training, he always keeps his focus on how to become stronger.
The basic rules of Saitama’s workout plan include-
- 100 Push-Ups
- 100 Sit-Ups
- 100 Squats
- 10 KM Running
- No Air Conditioner
As a result, he becomes the strongest human. Keep in mind that he never uses air conditioner even after the workout session got over.
The best thing is that following this plan, he gains muscular strength, muscular endurance, well-built physique and improvement in cardiac health. Interestingly, it is not at all a strange result.
To keep his fitness level intact, he never misses breakfast and prefers banana (if possible).
How Strong Is One Punch Man? – Let’s Find It Out Here
In the webcomic and anime, you can realize that there’s no one powerful than Saitama. The reason is he gained the infinite power to beat any enemies.
Critics say that he removed his limiter that makes him so strong. It means that he has unlimited potential to grow stronger and defeat super-villains.
In one of his battles, his final opponent has stated by looking at him, “I can sense the amount of power he possesses.” This makes him a bit nervous. And, you know the rest. Yes, Saitama wins.
Considering his loving fans, they have a different perspective.
They believe- all mysterious villains are stronger enough to beat anyone except Saitama. This is because he possesses the unbounded power to defeat any of his foes.
I hope you get to know ‘Why is One Punch Man so strong?’ and how he becomes the superhuman. From this character, we come to the point that workout is essential for leading a healthy and energetic life.
If you want to become the next Saitama, you must follow his workout plan. Considering the baldness, the time will reveal the things.
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