One Piece Reactions Call Netflix Adaptation a Grand Triumph


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Next week, the live-action adaptation of One Piece finally sets sail, and it wouldn’t be wrong to say it has a lot to live up to. Eiichiro Oda’s shonen series has grown in popularity (and length) over the years, and this show is coming off the back of a recent theatrical movie and some substantial events that have happened over in its anime series. Even ignoring Netflix’s contribution to the trend, live action remakes have a poor track record. Editor PicksBut ahead of the show’s release next week, social media impressions for One Piece

especially those with little or no experience of the series. As you can see from the tweets below it seems like the show that long-time fans have been waiting for. It also sounds as though the show will bring in newcomers. This roundup of reactions to major studio projects was published during the 2023 WGA and SAG AFTRA strikes. Want more io9 News? Check out when to expect the latest Marvel, Star Wars, and Star Trek releases, what’s next for the DC Universe on film and TV, and everything you need to know about the future of

Doctor Who.