In the author's notes on the first volume of the manga One piece, the author Eiichiro Oda He wrote to take on anime YouTubers who post their theories and analysis of the development of the play. The translation is awaiting official confirmation, although the official publication is already viral.
«I know there are such YouTubers and I have already seen some of their videos. It amazes me that they are so familiar with “One Piece”. But remember that you should not watch their prediction / theory videos as they may hit the mark. It would be dangerous for me to assume that his knowledge of “One Piece” is the average level of my entire audience. Many viewers read “One Piece” to casually enjoy it, so I have to draw “One Piece” so that it suits everyone's level of knowledge.».
He continued: «If I were primarily drawn to those YouTubers, I would be corrupted as a mangaka, as I would start to think “that my audience will understand what's going on here even if I skip some explanations.” I have no intention of censoring you, so feel free to enjoy YouTubers “One Piece”». Oda may be referring only to Japanese – speaking YouTubers, as some fans claim that neither he nor his team should spend time translating YouTubers from other languages.
Eiichiro Oda The publication of the manga in the magazine began Shonen Weekly Jump from the publisher Shueisha on July 22, 1997, and reached 1,000 chapters published on January 4. The franchise has more than 490 million copies worldwide and the 100th compiled volume was released in Japan on September 3rd. The franchise has inspired numerous adaptations for other media, most notably the anime that aired since October 1999 and whose production dominated the studios. Toei Animation since then.
One Piece Summary
The “Pirate King” was named Gol D. Roger, the strongest and most famous man to ever launch the Grand Line. Roger's arrest and execution by the World Government has changed worldwide. His last words before his death revealed that there was the largest treasure in the world, the One Piece. It was this revelation that inspired the Great Age of Pirates, men who dreamed of acquiring the One Piece, who promised an unlimited amount of wealth and fame, and perhaps the climax of glory and the title of Pirate King.
Enter Monkey D. Luffy, a 17 – year – old boy who rejects a standard definition of pirate. Apart from the common personality of an evil, hard, toothless pirate who likes villages for fun, Luffy's reason for being a pirate is a surprise – the idea of an exciting adventure that leads him to seduce and, ultimately, to the promised treasure. . Continuing in the footsteps of the hero of their youth, Luffy and his team go through the Grand Line, enduring mad adventures, confronting dark mysteries, and fighting strong foes, all to the utmost of luck. gaining popularity: the One Piece.
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