One Piece is an anime series for devoted shonen fans. This action-packed manga turned anime features a broad cast of characters. A pirate manga series created by Eiichiro Oda published in Weekly Shonen Jump and Released in 1997. Even if it was released 16 years ago, still it’s the current most popular on-going manga. The story started when 22-years ago, a legendary pirate Gold Roger the strongest and notorious being to have sailed Grand line, was put to death. The pirate’s last words were about a treasure known as “One Piece” that promises a great amount of riches and great fame that was hidden around the Grand Line. Thus, started the “Great Pirate Era” and drove countless pirates to Grand Line to look for the treasure.
After accidently eating a devil fruit “Gum Gum Fruit” when he was young he became a rubber man in trade for his ability to swim. Twenty-two years later, Monkey D. Luffy (Straw Hat Luffy) a young and adventurous 17-year old kid desires to find the “One Piece” and become the Pirate King by finding the legendary treasure. But to realize his dreams, he needs a crew. Throughout his journey he met his “Straw Hat Pirates”. First he met a swordsman named Roronoa Zora, soon he met Nami, a navigator and a bandit. Then, Usopp, a sniper and Sanji, a womanizing chef; that leads to a altercation with Buggy, a clown, Don Krieg and Captain Kuro. Later on, they meet a princess named Nefeltari Vivi and many others along his expedition.
Luffy is not your average pirate portrayed in various literary pieces or media with a wicked persona and a menacing eye patch. This carefree pirate has an enthusiasm that could influence people. Passionate about his goal, Luffy’s reason of being a pirate is exceptional. Traveling, meeting strangers and adventures while on the look for the “one piece” treasure, he is one unique pirate. So, get ready to meet the unique pirate and his gang on Hungama TV soon.