One Piece night: an evening to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the series – Manga – GAMEWAVE

manga reminder

First published in Japan in 1997 before being discovered in France in the 2000s, One Piece represents more than 31.8 million copies sold since its publication, to speak only of the French market! Ever more popular, many new readers are seeing the light of day and volume 1, having exceeded one million copies sold in France in 2021, is seeing a continual increase in purchases. In the same year, the series represents, in France, 9.22% of the manga market.


The event

In full effervescence, the One Piece series is talked about both in cinema, with the recent release of One Piece Red, and in paper version, of which Volume 102 is expected soon, Friday, October 14, 2022. For the occasion, Éditions Glénat are taking matters into their own hands by organizing a night devoted to manga.

The operation will take place Tuesday, September 13 in partnership with numerous bookshops as well as a hundred French and Belgian points of sale, the list of which is available on the website dedicated to this event. In addition, you will have the opportunity to take advantage of animation kits as well as exclusive goodies in store.

To find out which bookstores are participating in this night near you, simply enter the name of your city and then look for the icons representing the flag of the straw hat crew. The latter will develop their own programs or activities such as coloring, videos of Eiichiro Oda drawing or even an exhibition. The interest being to dive, for one night, at the heart of the universe where Luffy evolves.

In the program

From Tuesday 10 p.m. the sale of volume 102 will be possible in preview with, as a giftan exclusive one meter frieze depicting readers’ 50 favorite characters manga. As a bonus, the partner bookstores will offer entertainment from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. while the event will be transcribed via a 3-hour live stream on Glénat Manga Twitch channel.

Finally, here is a list of additional activities planned for that particular night :

  • A photobooth animation to take a picture with your friends.
  • A call for drawings to be sent to Eiichiro Oda. The drawings collected during the night will be centralized at Éditions Glénat and sent to the author.
  • A dedicated hashtag #NightOnePiece to share on social media throughout the evening.

A competition is organized with our partner Instant Gamingwhich allows you to leave with the video game of your choiceof the fifa credits or some V-bucks.

To participate, just click on the following link → Choose my video game !