Yesterday, Banpresto launched Jeans Freak, a website hosting a One Piece Jeanist Contest. From July 21-August fans can vote for which character looks best sporting jeans. The contest allows fans to vote for their favorite male and female once per day, seemingly heading towards a line of arcade prize figures coming this winter. More after the jump.
The official website for the Tokyo One Piece Tower theme park has posted a 35-second new "Point of View" CM to experience its popular attractions from the viewpoint of the visitor. Check the clip and photos from the park after the jump!
One Piece.com has announced that fou-member Japanese rock band Goodbye holiday provides their newly-written song "Liberator" for the upcoming TV anime special One Piece Episode of Sabo: The Three Brothers' Bond - The Miraculous Reunion and the Inherited Will to be aired on August 22. Hit the jump for more details.
According to the latest Oricon report, the 78th volume of Eiichiro Oda's internationally popular manga series One Piece, released in Japan on July 3, easily took the top spot in the weekly comic sales ranking selling an astonishing 1,676,264 copies in its first week. Hit the jump for more details.
Catching up to current releases of a book or show is a time-honored tradition in popular culture, but catching up on to a serialized manga carries its own set of risks! Hit the JUMP (get it!?) to join Shane as he talks about some of these odd predicaments and offers "helpful" suggestions on how to combat them!
New details have come to light concerning the "Super Kabuki II: One Piece" play to be staged at the Shinbashi Enbujō theater in Tokyo this fall. Hit the jump to learn more.