The Noodle of Power Arc is the 86th story arc of the Ranma ½ manga, spanning one chapter. It was included as part of Volume 31 of the Weekly Shōnen Sunday tankōbon and volume 29 of the Viz Media tankōbon.

Plot Summary

Cologne holds a noodle-eating contest to get rid of disgusting cold noodles and offers a special strength-giving piece of noodle hidden in one of the bowls. Ranma, Ryoga, and Kuno fight for it and Ranma emerges victorious. Upon consuming the noodle, they discover that it's meant for the stomach, not physical power[1].

Chapters Covered

Image Chapter Number Arc Number English Chapter Name Japanese Chapter Name Anime Counterpart(s)
Cold Summer Noodles
Sama * janbo * hiyashi chuka

Major Events

  • Ranma gains the digestive strength of 100 men.

Characters Introduced

No characters were introduced in this arc.


See Also

List of Ranma ½ manga

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