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One Piece Chapter 973 Delayed, New Release Date Announced

Following the release of the previous One Piece manga chapter, fans are hoping to read One Piece Chapter 973 this week. Unfortunately, an unexpected turn of events just happened and it has been announced that One Piece 973 will be delayed.

One Piece manga is currently on its flashback of Kozuki Oden’s life and adventure of being a pirate and a leader of Wano. In Chapter 972, One Piece enthusiasts witnessed how Oden endured all the pain to save himself and his subordinates. Unfortunately, the evil Shogun Orochi didn’t comply with the deal and still killed Oden.

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Meanwhile, the end of the chapter revealed the return from the flashback to the current timeline where the Nine Scabbards along with Momonuske are ready to set sail to Onigashima.

The other allies of the revolution against Kaido and Orochi are still missing. This includes the captain of both pirate team, Luffy and Law. There locations and status are still unknown. With the upcoming release of One Piece Chapter 973, are we going to finally get the answer to what really happened to them?

Due to the unexpected delay, Eiichiro Oda’s One Piece manga will be returning on March 8, 2020. Stay tuned for more details.

About One Piece

One Piece follows the story of Monkey D. Luffy, the user of Gum-Gum Devil Fruit, who wants to be the new Pirate King. Luffy was inspired by Red Haired Shanks, one of the most powerful pirates. Along with his pirate group named the Straw Hat Pirates, Luffy explores the vast world of One Piece in search of the treasure known as “One Piece” and becomes the new King of the Pirates.

One Piece is a manga series written by Eiichiro Oda. Since the manga has been serialized in July 1997, it already reached a total of 99 volumes. The manga series is part of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump Magazine. Apart from the original manga series, One Piece has started airing the anime adaptation in 1999. One Piece has also received several anime films with the latest movie titled One Piece: Stampede that have been released in 2019.

By Billy Cortez

Billy is an anime geek fan. He loves reading manga and watching anime during his free time. His favorite anime and manga series are One Piece and Hunter x Hunter.