The pirates were fishermen working in Awa who were gathered by an old woman named Gi-Gan. By her commands, she led them on missions to track down the sources of Kum-Ji’s corruption. Since then, they have been opposing against the feudal lord for years.
- Although the pirate members were left nameless in the anime, they were given names in the manga.
- Akatsuki no Yona Manga: Chapter 33, Page 13
- Akatsuki no Yona Anime Website - Story Section