Shueisha's Shonen Jump official site announces today on May 28 that Eiichiro Oda's One Piece manga will not appear in the upcoming 28th issue (June 9 release) and 29th (June 16), because the author needs to have a surgery to remove his tonsils. Hit the jump for more details.
Following the great success in Japan, One Piece Ten/One Piece Exhibition to celebrate the 15th Anniversary of Eiichiro Oda's super-popular One Piece manga, will be held in Taiwan between July 1 and September 22. The key visual newly drawn by Oda himself is revealed to the media. Check it after jump.
Capcom's Treasure-developed Gaist Crusher 3DS game, out this week in Japan, has a special collaboration with V Jump and Saikyou Jump magazines. The team-up resulted in a pair of enemies designed by none other Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama and One Piece creator Eiichiro Oda. Video after the jump.
Fans of high profile shonen manga are no strangers to hiatuses on their favorite series, but One Piece is entering a slightly extended delay due to illness. As announced on the official Shonen Jump website, author Eiichiro Oda has been hospitalized, and the series will be absent from the magazine for two weeks. More after the jump.