Interest NHK: 9/10ths of One Piece Manga Buyers are Adults
posted on 2011-02-09 10:28 EST
The Close-up Gendai (Modern Close-up) program on the Japanese public broadcaster NHK aired on Wednesday with an episode about the "Secrets of the Mega-Hit One Piece." In statistics listed by the program, Kinokuniya Bookstores reported that 88% of One Piece manga buyers are adults. In addition, 13% of the buyers of Eiichiro Oda's pirate manga are 50 years old or older.
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