One Piece: speak to the parents of Eiichirō Oda
The 30 November in the Prefecture of Kumamoto (Japan) a statue has been erected in honor of Monkey D. Luffy to celebrate Eiichirō Oda and his manga international success, One Piece.
Kumamoto is the birthplace of Eiichirō Oda and in 2016, has been hit by a violent earthquake that has struck down. Since then, the author of the record has always been supported with funds generated by the popularity of the work, and his city, and to pay homage to the great master, the Prefecture has decided to erect a statue of the protagonist in the main centre of the city.
The author did not attend the event due to her many commitments with the pencil, but he expressed his great gratitude with a message. More have emerged of pictures of the same statue of the bronze and the base is the imprint of the hand of Oda, with much of the signature.
In addition, a rather unique and unusual, to comment on the great goal of the statue of Luffy we have thought the parents of Eiichirō Oda that have expressed these proud words translated for us by the sandman, Twitter user credited on the actuality of One Piece:
The father of Oda: “it Would be great if everyone were happy of the statue of Luffy. I hope that it becomes famous all over the world“.
The mother of Oda: “My son says that it will continue to support the Kumamoto and I'd be happy if people loved the statue of Luffy from now on“.
In the annex to these declarations, the same Twitter user has offered an interpretation of the name of Eiichirō Oda. In fact, we learn that “Ei” means " splendour (flower), and “Ichiro” is a common name for a firstborn son.
The hopes of the parents of Oda are widely implemented as it is not only their son is creating a work that shines throughout the world, but it is also a sign of rebirth for the city of Kumamoto after the earthquake of 2016. Below you can watch also the pictures of the statue of Luffy now present at the prefecture of Kumamoto:
What does "Eiichirō" mean in Japanese? Oda's parents must be happy about their son being "glorious" mangaka just like his own name. 3 days ago, Luffy''s statues started being displayed near Kumamoto Prefecture office, Oda''s hometown. His parents made comments about this statue.😊 pic.twitter.com/JnjY9aMMcY
— sandman (@sandman_AP) December 2, 2018
ONE PIECE is a japanese manga series written and illustrated by Eiichirō Oda to the inside of the magazine Weekly Shonen Jump (Shueisha) since 1997. Currently council 926 chapters, in Japan the manga has racked up 90 volumes.
In Italy, the manga is published by Editions Star Comics and are now available for the first 88 volumes.
The animated series of the same name which is by transposing the narrative arc of the Whole Cake Island has reached the 863 episodes and is aired every Sunday. In Italy, licensed by Mediaset, the animated series stops at episode 578.
Hollywood is producing a television series of live action with real actors in flesh and bones.
It was recently announced that the new animated film of One Piece, which will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the first airing of the anime.
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