One Piece Chapter 973 will bring back the manga storyline to the present timeline where the Scabbards are planning to attack Orochi. The next chapter won’t have any flashbacks as Oden’s heroic death has already been revealed in One Piece Chapter 972. Everyone knows that Toki teleported the nine Red Scabbards 20 years into the future after Oden’s last letter informed her about the upcoming great war in Wano.
But what happened to Toki is now known, whether she is alive or dead might be revealed in One Piece 973 manga chapter. Here are more details on One Piece Chapter 973 release date, spoilers, predictions, raw scans leaks and how to read online the manga chapters.
One Piece Chapter 973 Spoilers: Toki dies Saving the Nine Red Scabbards
One Piece Chapter 973 will reveal the special power of Toki as a Wano native to travel from the past into the future. The special skill of Toki will be the main focus of the next One Piece manga installment. Oden saved the Scabbards and they ran towards the Kuri castle to escape from Orochi and Kaido. Toki was reminded by Oden about the great war that will happen after 20 years in Wano and she transported the Scabbards into the future.
Orochi and Kaido burned the Kuri castle and thought that Toki, Hiyori, Momonosuke, and the Scabbards have died. One Piece Chapter 973 will show that Toki met her demise and sacrificed her life to teleport everyone into the future. It is also confirmed that One Piece 973 will take place in the present timeline where the rebels and strawhats are planning to attack Wano Country.
One Piece Chapter 973 Release Date, Raw Scans and Read Online
One Piece Chapter 973 will release in manga stores on Sunday, March 8, 2020 after a one week delay. However, the raw scans for the manga will leak online 2-3 days before and fans will start discussing the spoilers of One Piece 973 over Reddit and other social media platforms around March 6.
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Although, it would be better to wait for the official release of One Piece chapter 973 English version. One Piece manga chapters can be read for free on VIZ media and Shueisha’s Shonen Jump and Mangaplus official websites and platforms, and this would also help the manga creators.