For a limited time only, Maison de Julietta - a boutique in Harajuku that gives its customers a chance to try out the Lolita fashion style - is offering a series of Lolita makeovers / photoshoots inspired by characters from Eiichiro Oda's popular manga and TV anime, One Piece. Hit the jump to learn more.
Eiichiro Oda, the author of the internationally popular One Piece manga series, has posted a New Year's illustration on the franchise's official portal site ONE-PIECE.com, featuring the protagonist Monkey D. Luffy in kimono wearing a monkey hat (2015 is the year of monkey in Chinese zodiac). Check the art after the jump!
Shueisha, the publishers of Weekly Shōnen Jump, are introducing a new magazine + DVD combo publication called Jump Ryu which focuses on the creative processes of popular manga authors. Hit the jump to learn more.
A special One Piece-themed athletic event is coming to the town of Chatan in the Nakagami District of Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, in March of 2016, and it features a 5.5 kilometer run and an after party with musical guests. Hit the jump to learn more.