The general rule of thumb is that if only a title or caption makes it One Piece related, the post is not allowed. I've watched both dubs as far as they have gone and personally say the funimation one piece dub is only getting better while naruto's is getting lackluster. Fandom Apps Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. 1 FISH-MAN ISLAND. Mayan books from as far back as the 5th century are known, and it is believed that the Maya started writing things down centuries before that. But elsewhere, it's the second most popular after naruto. To compare: Naruto, which had the second place, had a circulation of 4,261,054. Could you walk up to a random person on the street and ask if they like Onepiece or is it a smaller community like in America? Asking the general populace to absorb 700+ episodes of a single show is a herculean effort. In Japan, One Piece is as commonly known as Lord of the Rings, Batman or Harry Potter. One Piece is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda.It has been serialized in Shueisha's Weekly Shōnen Jump magazine since July 1997, with its individual chapters compiled into 97 tankōbon volumes as of September 2020.The story follows the adventures of Monkey D. Luffy, a boy whose body gained the properties of rubber after unintentionally eating a Devil Fruit. Press J to jump to the feed. Press J to jump to the feed. I've watched both dubs as far as they have gone and personally say the funimation one piece dub is only getting better while naruto's is getting lackluster. If you want discussion, please sort the subreddit by New. I agree it's a huge factor, sadly the majority of anime fans are in their teens and hold the medium on a huge pedestal because it tackles mature themes and they're at an age where they are trying to assert their "maturity". Fortunately, 4kids lost the rights, and Funimation took over. https://goo.gl/W1ZT3bSubscribe to Vengefulwilberg! Also, it was the 4kids dub. If you've just set sail with the Straw Hat Pirates, be wary of spoilers on this subreddit! One Piece does well enough that Funimation is still dubbing it. This series is said by many to have arguably the best storytelling and characters out of any of the other big shonen, but this belief is only reflected in popularity in Japan. Piece Count: 2262: Dimensions: Weight: 5.8lbs. Find sources below for how each date was found. Went to Japan for 2 months not caring about One Piece, in fact having a negative opinion on One Piece because of the shitty dubs. Unsuspecting viewers expected a great dub, but were instead subjected to dreadful editing, a terrible choice of voice actors, and the simply awful new theme song. In Russia, the One Piece Manga and Anime rights are owned and distributed through the popular Manga publisher, Comix-ART. Naruto's dub along with one piece was found in a couple channels and naruto was more popular because it picked up faster and had a more "mature" look to it. In my opinion, One Piece is one of the best Mangas I have ever read. The wikipedia article about One Piece has some interesting statistics. If we base the popularity to sales ONEPIECE is on Top 3 or Top 4. If you've just set sail with the Straw Hat Pirates, be wary of spoilers on this subreddit! The dreaded One Piece rap. I did not include some of mine in the list because they are far from being influential. I’m confident this is the most complete timeline in all of the internet, contains practically every canon date in the series. Just personal preference, but I think "master it" is a bit of a stretch. Even though not everyone watches (or reads, which actually seems more popular) it, everyone knows it and recognizes the characters and settings. From the East Blue to the New World, anything related to the world of One Piece belongs here! If you happen to watch one of them, you will see that it is very action-packed from the beginning, and the animation is good. South America loves one piece too I believe. DBZ is on 8th or 6th i think i forgot about naruto.kids are kids... for them onepiece have awful art thats why they dont like it.and one piece is too matured to understand. How un popular is Donald Trump? One Piece is a long series, and the anime's pacing gets slower as the episodes continue. Even the ones who say they don't really watch tv. While the title of the manga and anime are adapted from "One Piece" to "Большой Куш" (Jackpot). One Piece is entirely whimsical and generally fun in mood, as opposed to dark and introspective, and it certainly doesn't have the generic anime style. Fish-man island is located at 10,000 meters below sea level and is home to the Fish-men and Merfolk. Maybe in 20 years when we have a "One Piece Kai" that cleans up the pacing of the show we'd see it have a chance, but who knows what consuming media will be like in 2036. Everybody knows what it is. Literature has existed in the Americas for as long as the people who lived there have been telling stories. This is largely why the Mink Tribe is one of the lesser-seen species in the One Piece world. Buddhist temples have like chopper keyrings in the nearby giftshop it's insane! Unfortunately the 4kids dub just really screwed it over here in the US. This includes pictures/videos of things in real life which look similar to something from One Piece. Obviously I'd prefer it go mainstream and be the most popular anime in the US, but pun intended, that ship has sailed. Amerika is an American television miniseries that was broadcast in 1987 on ABC.The miniseries inspired a novelization entitled Amerika: The Triumph of the American Spirit. The One Piece Timeline. I found One Piece because it is so crazily widespread in Japan I became enamoured with what could possibly be so popular. It's practically religion in Japan, or so I hear. It is constantly suspended in a bubble that allows humans to be able to breathe while on the island. My favourite by were some Marineford Playing cards from a gas station. I think OP just wanted to know how popular it is in the U.S. because he/she was curious. Loosely based on historical colonial times, it’s familiar enough for readers to feel comfortable with, yet different enough to create a sense of magic and intrigue. part is a bit underwhelming compared to the others I've heard, including 4kids' "YAI-YO YAAII-YO". p/s: For TG fan, yes I know the second season is bad but you can't deny the recognition season 1 gave to the fans. One Piece, Naruto, Bleach and Attack on Titan are the most popular, in my opinion. Japan is the medium on which One Piece is advertised. I honestly think the amount of international students from Japan (and other Eastern countries fond of One Piece) has helped get it back to popularity. However, this is only a general guideline and the actual enforcement of the rule may vary based on content submitted. I guess mainstream America doesn't want goofy fun filled adventure stories like One Piece and would rather have over the top battle series like DBZ and Bleach. The claw games in Japan are packed with One Piece stuff, often Arcades play the OST's for One Piece, Tokyo Dome City's Shonen Jump Store sold One Piece shaped Taiyaki and One Piece exibitions are often including art exibitions of Oda's work, or a life size Shirahoshi. The DVD releases are planned, but the exact dates are not known yet. The Popularity of One Piece Among Adults (The latest volume of One Piece: Volume 61, which set another record in copies sold.. About a month ago, popular Japanese TV channel, NHK, conducted a survey on people who read Eiichiro Oda’s super-popular manga series, One Piece.And this was the result of … So 4kids bought the rights, and dubbed One Piece. I found One Piece because it is so crazily widespread in Japan I became enamoured with what could possibly be so popular. I do read Naruto though and I find it worth reading, but not as great as people make it seem. For the versions that I have heard of the 1st opening I would say: Original (Jap) > Funimation > 4kids > German. PIDERMAN - with 345 millions copies sold... Onepiece have 340 million copies sold but that blog i read i dont think its updated since ONPIECE have reach 380 million coppies sold world wide. compared to DBZ which is more popular worldwide? The Funimation dub is on Adult Swim but it's at a fairly late time compared to DBZ and Naruto Shippuden, both of which have an established fanbase on Cartoon Network. The show premiered in 2012 and is currently airing on 2×2 channel. We all have our favorites. Each company deals with a different type of media that has been translated into English. Came back having watched every single episode, loving it, and I've been following it ever since for the past 3 years. Cartoon Network could air uncensored One Piece every weeknight and it'd still take 2 years to catch up to the Marineford arc, and that's even assuming that would be a successful marketing effort. One piece art is kinda unique (and awesome) but very different from the absolute fellowship and cult US vows to Dragon Ball. I'm in Canada, but we also witnessed the 4kids treatment and it had a similar effect. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Only the three first and the three last chapters are availables.Also is being released from the start by th… I think one of the main factor is the art direction. The 4kids dub opening has mixed opinions about it (even from those on this sub), it might be bad, but they at least made a very catchy opening. I usually equate it to The Simpsons in the U.S. Not everybody watches it every week, but almost everyone in Japan at least knows about One Piece. Amerika starred Kris Kristofferson, Mariel Hemingway, Sam Neill, Robert Urich, and a 17-year-old Lara Flynn Boyle in her first major role. If you want to use this anywhere please credit me and link to this page. They were the ones asking about it. Naruto & bleach are a lot closer to Dragon Ball and I think that's a huge factor. If this helps at all I stopped watching the naruto dub and went to sub after the five Kage summit yet still prefer the one piece dub over the sub. I think that one piece, as of now, is ahead of most anime and manga but hasn't quite knocked naruto and dbz off their thrones. That's your opinion. Series overview. One Piece is a Japanese animated television series based on the successful manga of the same name and has 959 episodes. DISAPPROVE. In Japan, one piece is The Shit. Bleach I did used to read but I quit it half way. One of the great things about the One Piece series is how intricate the world it’s set in is. Theirlicense wasdropped and it has since been picked up by FUNimation Entertainment. Feel free to use this for any theories or reference. Maybe it is a bad comparison since OPM is made by MadHouse, and AoT is made by Wit Studio. 90% OF POLLS PROJECTED TO FALL IN THIS RANGE. So I know a few years ago One Piece lagged behind series like Naruto and Bleach in terms of popularity in the U.S. and a lot of it was blamed on the four kids dub, the art style and length of series. ESTIMATE. D&D Beyond DISAPPROVE. I feel like its reputation has improved a lot in the past few years with the modal anime fan. 1/8 people have watched it, 1/4 follow it actively. With the release of Manga+, the official Shueisha's plataform for manga in the West, every new One Piece chapter is available in spanish for all Latin America. Dragonball ended and this is just 1 year's worth of sales. Does anyone know and have links? From the East Blue to the New World, anything related to the world of One Piece belongs here! WEIGHT. Being a dick about it for no apparent reason does not help anything. 1 Character Polls 1.1 Results 2 Attacks Polls 3 Most Heartbreaking: "Scene" 4 Place where you like to live: "Island or Town" 5 Who people want for a protagonist in the special short story: "Character" 6 References 7 Site Navigation Weekly Shōnen Jump occasionally organizes popularity polls of One Piece characters and publishes the results. Merchandise everywhere, and everybody has at least heard of it. One Piece has been licensed in North America by several companies. The games take place in the fictional world of One Piece, and the stories revolve around the adventures of Monkey D. Luffy and his Straw Hat Pirates, the franchise's protagonists. According to it, in 2008 Once Piece became the highest-circulated manga series (whatever that means), achieving a circulation of 5,956,540, according to this page. APPROVE. DBZ most popular anime in the world no doubt. FUNimation is the company that currently has the rights to the One Piece anime. You mention "keep dubbing it that badly", but you realize that the 4kids dub didn't even make it through Skypiea, right? Comparing it to the popularity of something like a TV show, movie, book, etc would be great. PROJECTION. I just listened to it, and it didn't seem all that great in my opinion. One Piece has come pretty far in America, they have the dub on Toonami, still make the DVD's and push the manga volumes out at a pretty fast pace, plus the videogames have been coming to America again to, though digitally and subbed. In manga, the most popular titles right now in the US are Attack on Titan, One Punch Man, and Tokyo Ghoul all thanks to the anime. Obviously I can only speak from my own experiences but I've seen more Attack on Titan stuff than One Piece merchandise when it comes to people wearing manga/anime clothing. No need to flip out. Help Vengefulwilberg reach 1K! Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. If you live in Japan and do not know about One Piece, then you have some serious issues. The Beatle known as the Quiet One is the most popular in the streaming era. But In America, 4kids discovered One Piece, and thought they could make money out of it. How this works » All polls. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. I believe it has to be on this money.. because if not then why did it got 380 million if its not that popular at all? Season No. However, since going to a university I've noticed many students (often Japanese) wearing OP merchandise and talking about it, and now it actually seems decently common among people my age. It took 62 episodes for the SH to enter the Grand Line (the real adventure). It must interest them. Meanwhile, the Funimation dub is currently working through Marineford. Thanks! This might be a FAQ so I'm sorry, but could somebody give a reference to how popular it is? The Funimation dub is actually quite well received. What I'm trying to say, is that the impressive thing about One Piece over here, is not only its popularity, but its prevalence in all of society. What would fix that? in Japan? Native American cultures have a rich history of oral literature. Anime standpoint: Compare to the modern action anime, One Piece is slow in the beginning. I've been lucky enough to go to Japan in the past and it is EVERYWHERE! you mean.. Lord of the Rings, Batman, AND Harry Potter combined. Fairy Tail (Not Fairy Tale :D) is also pretty good and I'm still reading this Manga as well. vastly more popular than any other manga, the anime is popular for sure, but the manga is where the Japanese fanbase lies from what I've heard. APPROVE. Welcome to r/OnePiece, the community for Eiichiro Oda's manga and anime series One Piece. More >> 6. Many of the anime fans in my area only heard about it recently despite its age, for example. Most people watch it casually, but there are tons of hardcore fans too. Pretty much US sucks for one piece fan, Eh, it's the same as it ever was - people are aware of it but it's not as popular as Dragonball or Naruto. It's hard to say. I'm just basing off the first opening, mostly because 4kids only ever had one so I figured that was comparable. The One Piece video games series is published by Bandai and Banpresto, later as part of Bandai Namco Entertainment, and is based on Eiichiro Oda's shonen manga and anime series of the same name. I believe the answer to that question is the OP. George Harrison birthday is Feb. 25. As far as I'm concerned, I'm happy with that. The manga series, Attack on Titan, is VERY popular. It's one of those things where it's just so common to like it, it's no big deal. Naruto's dub along with one piece was found in a couple channels and naruto was more popular because it picked up faster and had a more "mature" look to it. It ranks among the top four, not the top 10, in Japan, if I'm not mistaken. DATES. 7 popular in the west: one piece One of the most peculiar cases of shonen anime popularity in the West is that of the masterpiece of anime and manga, One Piece . We can blame 4kids until the cows come home, but that dub went off the air nearly 10 years ago, and Funimation has redubbed all of that and they're almost through Marineford. 4Kids Entertainment used to dub the One Piece anime. KEY. Hundreds of hours in the work! Posts must be directly related to One Piece. Plus it has 700+ episodes so it will scare some fans away. The claw games in Japan are packed with One Piece stuff, often Arcades play the OST's for One Piece, Tokyo Dome City's Shonen Jump Store sold One Piece shaped Taiyaki and One Piece exibitions are often including art exibitions of Oda's work, or a life size Shirahoshi. All I know, is that every time we have a japanese exchange student, every single one has either watched, or watches one piece. ~ I live in american and it is not as popular in America, which is Sad. If you want discussion, please sort the subreddit by New. While it could be said to be as ubiquitious as the Simpsons, it's not really the same as you come across a lot less Simpsons mechandise in the West compared to how much to come across of One Piece in Japan. One Piece Vol.1, by Eiichiro Oda.216 pages One Piece is popular in many circles, but it doesn’t strike me as broadly popular. Welcome to r/OnePiece, the community for Eiichiro Oda's manga and anime series One Piece. The translation is made by the Panini Mexico's Staff. POLLSTER. Ha Germany couldn't even get Luffy's name right, New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Today 4 years. On that last part about Germany mastering the opening. Eiichiro Oda's long-running contemporary manga "One Piece" is the undisputed king of Japanese pop culture today. There are tons of reason why One Piece become so popular and generate record-breaking Manga sales and hold the Guinness World Records for most printed comic series by one author ever. An updating calculation of the president's approval rating, accounting for each poll's quality, recency, sample size and partisan lean. It may have to do with me not knowing the German language, but the "na nanana nanana nanana One Piece!" Its known but I would say around or less popular than Dragon Ball Z, i think the biggest reason really is simply lack of exposure - most of us saw DBZ and Naruto as a kid and grew up watching it, and some of us did with One Piece too but as others have said, 4Kids wasn't it's best venue, I'm American and I'd say that for my generation at least the 4 kids dub did not help its case. Wow 10million more than Naruto which is number 2. Aside from a childhood memory, the 4kids dub is nonexistant. This same question could have been written with any country name in the title and still have been legitimate. GRADE SAMPLE. Period. 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