On this planet of anime and manga, there’s no franchise extra enduring than Eichiro Oda‘s One Piece. Each present and comedian have been working for over twenty years, sustaining remarkably constant high quality all through. To that time, the story’s present arc is without doubt one of the collection’ absolute best.
So when Netflix introduced it was adapting the story right into a live-action collection yesterday I used to be just a little involved. The historical past of live-action anime diversifications is… not good. The truth that the collection has averted one thus far is one thing I thought of a blessing, not a curse.
— NX (@NXOnNetflix) January 29, 2020
It’s price noting, Oda first introduced a live-action adaptation in 2017, however it’s the Netflix involvement that’s new. Oda additionally notes the primary season will final 10 episodes, and that we should always “keep tuned” for casting bulletins.
Contemplating the disasters of previous live-action diversifications together with Dragon Ball, Demise Notice, Ghost within the Shell, and Assault on Titan, I feel I’ve motive to be involved. The web doesn’t appear significantly thrilled both:
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— Kraker (@kraker2k) January 29, 2020
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Nevertheless, there may be hope. Oda seems to be deeply concerned within the course of and had beforehand denied live-action adaptation requests till he discovered the best match to make sure high quality. If we’re fortunate, the One Piece adaptation could also be an exception to the rule.
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