One Piece Creator Shares Hilarious Tech Story

Eiichiro Oda has a full plate, not just when it comes to constantly creating new chapters of his beloved Shonen series A piece, but also in regards to his role as executive producer of Netflix’s upcoming live-action adaptation that will bring Luffy and his Straw Hat Pirates to life for the very first time. Although Oda might be busy, the mangaka continued to answer fan questions and give readers hilarious stories of his daily life, one such story being the creator’s amazement at modern technology. .

Although the world of Grand Line may not be as technologically advanced as ours, with most pirates relying on the technology of yesteryear and the powers of Devil Fruit to gain power across the seas, but Oda made sure to include a number of characters who use technology in surprising ways. With the Straw Hats’ shipbuilder Franky able to transform into a giant robot, the War for Wano has given him plenty to do when it comes to battling members of the Beast Pirates and their allies in the world of Wano. Country. In addition to Franky’s abilities, Wano gave fans the opportunity to see Kid, a member of the Worst Generation, unleash tech-based attacks against the monstrous Big Mom.

In one of the latest issues of Weekly Shonen Jump, Eiichiro Oda shared his experience with Apple’s AirPods, confusing them at first, then warming up to headphones when it came to owning his own pair, the AirPods. most likely playing while drawing. the history of the Straw Hats that has spanned the decades:

“When I saw people with AirPods, I thought, ‘Hey, you have udon in your ears!’ But I have tried them and they are terribly awesome!”

Oda’s work schedule is legendary in the manga world, spending countless hours each week continuing to tell the story of Luffy and his dream of becoming the Pirate King. However, Oda doesn’t have much time left with Luffy and company, having stated in the past that he plans to conclude the story of A piece in the next five years.

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