One Piece Teases Oden’s First Pledge to Wano

The Wano Country arc has been one of many greatest storylines within the historical past of One Piece. Following the Straw Hat Pirates’ time skip whereby every crew member tried to develop their power via rigorous coaching, the legendary pirate group vowed to reunite fully within the feudalistic, remoted nation. While there are lots of new characters that they’ve encounter throughout their time on this new land, maybe none have an even bigger impression on the nation itself than Oden, the legendary swordsman who sailed with each Whitebeard and Gol D. Roger! Now, the latest chapter of the manga ventures into Oden’s previous and teases one of many warrior’s first pledges to his nation.

In Chapter 961 of the manga, Oden is seen preventing in opposition to the “Mountain God”, an enormous boar that’s so massive it begins consuming each individuals and buildings because it searches for its stolen little one. With the deity destroying the capital metropolis, Oden himself springs into motion throughout this flashback and manages to lay low the bigger than life boar together with his patented transfer, “Paradise Waterfall”. However, for Oden’s bother, he is banished by his father, the Shogun on the time, from the capital metropolis and guarantees to journey the countryside.

Though solely 18 on the time, Oden let this expertise change his life as he finally vowed to open up the borders of Wano Country to turn out to be part of the world moderately than stored remoted from it. Unfortunately, his dream for Wano didn’t come true as Oden was executed throughout his return to the nation many years later, laying the groundwork for Kaido and his Beast Pirates to take management of the nation.

Oden’s spirit lives on via the Straw Hat Pirates nonetheless as each Luffy, and a number of other members of his crew, are wanting to defeat Kaido and restore the nation of Wano to a time of peace.


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Eiichiro Oda’s One Piece first started serialization in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump in 1997. It has since been collected into over 80 volumes, and has been a important and industrial success worldwide with lots of the volumes breaking printing data in Japan. The manga has even set a Guinness World Record for essentially the most copies revealed for a similar comedian guide by a single writer, and is the best-selling manga sequence worldwide with over 430 million copies offered. The sequence nonetheless ranked primary in manga gross sales in 2018, which stunned followers of main new entries.

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