One Piece is a Japanese sh__nen manga series written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda. It has been serialized in Weekly Sho_nen Jump since August 4, 1997; the individual chapters are being published in tankobon volumes by Shueisha, with the first released on December 24, 1997, and the 67th volume released as of August 2012. One Piece follows the adventures of Monkey D. Luffy, a young man whose body gains the properties of rubber after inadvertently eating a devil's fruit, and his diverse crew of pirates, named the Straw Hat Pirates. Luffy explores the ocean in search of the world's ultimate treasure known as the One Piece and to become the next Pirate King.
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