As a part of the celebration surrounding all of One Piece‘s current and upcoming milestones, a behind-the-scenes video exhibiting collection creator Eiichiro Oda designing and drawing the interconnected covers for Volumes 99, 100 and 101 has been launched.
The video, launched via the official One Piece manga Twitter account, exhibits how Oda deliberate out and drew the quilt artwork for the three volumes, that are designed to be displayed side-by-side to create a single illustration. Quantity 99 of the lengthy working manga was launched in Japan in June, with the extremely anticipated Quantity 100 scheduled to be launched someday quickly. The duvet for Quantity 100 was not too long ago revealed and options collection protagonist Monkey D. Luffy on the heart, alongside a number of of the manga’s most iconic characters, together with Zoro and Sanji. Quantity 101, which completes the three half illustration, shouldn’t be utterly proven within the video as a result of the quilt shouldn’t be able to be formally revealed.
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Along with the upcoming a centesimal collected quantity, the a thousandth particular person chapter was printed in Weekly Shonen Leap earlier in 2021, and the anime collection will even quickly air its landmark a thousandth episode. The behind the scenes video is simply one of many some ways Oda and writer Shueisha have celebrated the collection’ current milestones: numerous “cover chapters,” through which different Weekly Shonen Leap creators redraw well-known moments from One Piece, have been launched, the latest of which was Nisekoi creator’s Naoshi Komi’s recreation of the “Vivi’s Adventure” chapter from the Alabasta arc. A collaboration with the kids’s guide collection The place’s Waldo was additionally launched.
One Piece was created by Eiichiro Oda and was first serialized in Weekly Shonen Leap in 1997. Oda’s long-running opus has since grow to be the #1 finest promoting manga collection ever, with virtually half a billion copies in circulation worldwide. An anime adaptation started airing in 1999 and continues to be one of many highest rated anime applications in Japan to at the present time.
The collection tells the story of Monkey D. Luffy, a younger boy who unintentionally consumes the mysterious Gum-Gum Fruit, which supplies him the power to stretch and develop his limbs. Luffy, who has all the time dreamed of turning into the King of the Pirates, finally turns into the chief of the Straw Hat Pirate crew, a motley gang of misfits that features the clever however grasping Nami, the perverted prepare dinner Sanji, and the professional swordsman Zoro. Collectively, the group units out to battle rival pirates and find the One Piece, a legendary treasure left behind by an equally famend pirate.
The One Piece manga is licensed and launched internationally by VIZ Media. The anime collection is presently streaming on Netflix, Crunchyroll, Hulu, VRV and Funimation.