Eiichiro Oda created One Piece a long time in the past, with the following years exploring Luffy and the Straw Hat Pirates as they try to make Monkey the brand new king of the pirates. Over the Shonen’s historical past, Oda has taken the chance to reply numerous fan questions relating to the Grand Line, with a latest entry revealing a stunning factoid relating to the favored anime world: Pokemon exists on this planet of One Piece.

There has by no means been an official crossover that featured the Straw Hat Pirates battling in opposition to the favored pocket monsters, however a One Piece crossover is slated to reach on Toonami later this month. On March 4th, the Toriko x One Piece x Dragon Ball Z crossover will arrive in North America for the primary time formally, with the English Dub casts of each the Straw Hat Pirates and the Z-Fighters assembling to place collectively a event where the prize is the best meals of all time.

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In every quantity of One Piece, Eiichiro Oda will reply fan questions below the part referred to as SBS, which stands for “Shitsumon o Boshuu Suru”, aka “I Am Taking Questions”, and within the newest entry, the mangaka confirms that whereas pocket monsters aren’t working across the Grand Line, it’s a fictional story within the anime world:

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“Image books” and “illustrated tales” do exist in One Piece. Image books are simply image books however consider illustrated tales because the manga on this planet of One Piece. Since there is no such thing as a idea of speech bubbles, the story is informed via textual content and dialogue inside a body, just like manga. Some well-known titles within the One Piece world embody: “Sora, Warrior of the Sea”, “Fireplace Canine”, “Pokemon”, “Monkey Ball”, and “Marco-san”.”

Whereas the Pokemon collection is not in its “Ultimate Arc” like One Piece at the moment is, Ash Ketchum is getting ready to say goodbye because the star of the collection, with the 2 new trainers, Liko and Roy, trying to take his place.


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