One Piece Chapter 971 will finally reveal how Oden Kozuki was able to save his companions from Kaido who could turn into a dragon and breathe hellfire. Oden and the Nine Red Scabbards could have defeated Kaido but he used trickery and which is the Daimyo of Wano lost the fight. Although, it doesn’t mean that Oden will let the Akazaya Nine get boiled to death in One Piece 971 manga installment, as he will use his final trump card of poneglyph reading knowledge to trick Kaido.
It means that the Oden’s arc could even run till One Piece Chapter 972 as there are several plot points still left to conclude. Here is everything you need to know about One Piece Chapter 971 release date, spoilers, theories, leaks, raw scans and how to read online the manga chapters.
One Piece Chapter 971 Plot Leaks: Oden uses Poneglyphs to Rescue the Red Scabbards
One Piece Chapter 971 leaks and rumors are claiming that Oden will trick Kaido using his knowledge of reading poneglyphs which are kind of a map to the one piece treasure. Oden is the last remaining Kozuki that can read the legendary stones and he will ask Kaido to let his retainers go free in exchange for the secret information. Kaido will let the Nine Red Scabbards escape as Oden will only reveal the information on his day of execution in One Piece 971.
But when the time comes, the Kozuki clan leader will trick the beast and refuse to tell him about the secret treasure. After that, Kaido will get angry and search for Lady Toki or Oden’s diary in the Kuri Castle, but he will find nothing and get more and more frustrated. It could lead to the dragon Kaido burning down the castle of Kuri in One Piece Chapter 971 and the manga story may also reveal the traitor at one point.
One Piece Chapter 971 Release Date Updates, Raw Scans and Read Online
One Piece Chapter 971 will not release in stores on Sunday, February 16, 2020. However, the raw scans for the manga could be leaked online two to three days prior and fans can catch glimpse of One Piece 971 over the internet around February 14.
One Piece, Ch. 971: With grim determination, Oden leads his samurai to battle. Witness the bravery of the few against the many! Read it FREE from the official source! https://t.co/Aty16nzU4v pic.twitter.com/hYPJnfZ9hv
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Although, it would be better to wait for the official release of One Piece chapter 971 as it can be read for free on VIZ media and Shueisha’s Shonen Jump Mangaplus official websites and platforms, and this would also help the manga creators.