One Piece: Eiichiro Oda breaks fan theories with this new clue to the final treasure

Not long ago, we just suggested that you take an interest in 5 best theories of the moment on One Piece. Today we will take a closer look at a statement by Eiichiro Oda, which gives us a clue to the final treasure that is One Piece.

WARNING: the rest of the article contains spoils that go up to chapter 967 of the manga One Piece. Do not read on if you are not up to date.

Theories on One Piece

One of the biggest mysteries you manga One Piece concerns the very nature of the treasure that is One Piece, which awaits on Laugh Tale Island, the final destination of any pirate crew. Fans have been speculating on what One Piece has been since the manga first published 25 years ago, and recently, Eiichiro Oda has denied a major theory on the nature of this treasure.

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Until today, the only clues we had in our possession on the subject came from chapter 967 (in which we saw a flashback of Roger’s trip). However, in One Piece, strong values ​​such as friendship and respect are very important, which has led many fans to believe that the treasure that is One Piece has no material value, but that it is about a message left by Joy Boy, then by Roger, and which corresponds more or less to the cliché of the “treasure without value”, in which the acquired experience is more important than the reward itself. same. But this is a completely theory debunked by Eiichiro Oda himself.

Eiichiro Oda gives a clue to the final treasure

In a recent interview shared and translated by OROJAPAN on Twitter, an account that seeks to highlight all the news concerning One Piece, Mayumi Tanaka (Luffy’s voice actor in the anime) revealed details of a conversation she recently had with Eiichiro Oda.

Tanaka made it clear that she doesn’t know, at the moment, how the story ends and even expressed hope that she will live until the last episode. She also revealed that she thinks the treasure that is le One Piece was something related to friendship or emotional connection, but Oda denied this, and once and for all established that the treasure is indeed real, and that it is a physical thing.

She also said that she doesn’t know how the story will end & wants to live until the last ep.
Regarding the OP, she thought it was something related to friends or bonds. But Oda told her, “It’s not that! The OP is real!”
She’ll watch the end of OP to find out what the OP is. pic.twitter.com/FHVPIMq9iI

January 1, 2022

She also said that she doesn’t know how the story will end and that she wants to live until the last episode.
As for the OP, she thought it was something to do with friends or connections. But Oda told him: “It’s not that! The OP is real!”
She will look at the end of OP to find out what OP is.

One Piece Eiichiro Oda breaks fan theories with this new

This revelation comes at the right time for fans of the manga, since Eiichiro Oda recently revealed that One Piece was coming to an end. It is clear that events have been accelerating for some time, and that many mysteries will soon have to be revealed. However, the true nature of the treasure of One Piece will probably only be revealed in the last chapters of the manga.

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And you, on your side, expected that One Piece is intangible, or did you think from the start that it was indeed a physical thing, as just clarified Eiichiro Oda ? Do not hesitate to answer this question via our comments area, and develop your theories on the subject ! And if you want to find out how Eiichiro Oda and other mangakas wished us a happy new year 2022, you can consult our previous article on this subject.