Following recent specials One Piece Episode of Luffy, Episode of Nami, and Episode of Merry, this summer will bring One Piece: Episode of Sabo. The story of the popular Tōru Furuya voiced character will air Saturday, August 22, on Fuji TV. More after the jump.
It is officially announced today that Eiichiro Oda's One Piece manga series is listed in Guinness World Records for "The most copies published for the same comic book series by a single author" with 320,866,000 copies printed (as of the end of December 2014). Hit the jump for more details.
Japanese retailers have started accepting pre-orders for Megahouse's latest 1/8th scale character figure "Nami Ver. BB." The 130mm figure is the first entry from the newly-launched "Ver.BB" brand, which features female characters from the One Piece series in their swimsuit outfits. Check the details after the jump.
Don't let the determined look in the little guy's eyes fool you, Premico's "Tony Tony Chopper Sakura and Snow Rumble Ball" Pendant is actually more suited for ladies' fashion than for combat. Hit the jump to check out this limited edition jewelry.
It's not uncommon for different anime and manga to bear huge similarities to each other, but what about when a series of films from almost forty years ago possess an uncanny amount of tropes we've seen before in shonen titles? Shane does a little digging this week to try learning whether or not the Rocky movies might have sprung from the pages of your favorite weekly manga magazine.