Facts of Eiichiro Oda
|Full Name||Eiichiro Oda|
|Birth Name||Eiichiro Oda|
|Other Name||Tsukihimizu Kikondo|
|No Of Children||2|
|Awards||Sondermann Awards,Kumamoto prefecture Honorary Prize|
|Education||Tokai University Kumamoto Campus|
|Date of Birth||1,1975|
Is Eiichiro Oda Rich?
Eiichiro Oda is a Japanese manga artist widely known as the creator of one of the longest-running and highest-grossing manga and anime, One Piece. The media franchise of One Piece makes a yearly income of around $21 million to $26 million per year.
Oda Popular with the pen name Tsukihimizu Kikondo, as of 2019, is worth $200 million. Here know the details on his income, earnings, wealth, assets, personal life, and other money-related information.
One Piece Creator Eiichiro Oda’s Fortune: $200 million: Income Sources, Salary, Earnings
Eiichiro Oda is estimated to have a net worth of around $200 million as of 2019 according to several online sources. He earned his huge fortune from his career as a Japanese manga artist. Back in 2015, it was revealed that he earns $26 million per year as a Mangaka.
Oda started his career at the age of 17 with a manga titled Wanted! which won a number of awards. Right after he got recognized by one of the popular magazine, Weekly Shonen Jump magazine.
At the age of 19, he drew a manga Romance Dawn, pirate-themed one-shot story which was published by Akamaru Jump and Weekly Shonen Jump in 1996. The same manga featured Monkey D. Luffy as the protagonist who was later turned into the protagonist of long-time running anime and bestselling manga series One Piece.
Did You Know? Eiichiro Oda was influenced to write One Piece after seeing the creator of Dragon Ball Z, Akira Koriyama and popular TV animated series “Vicky the Viking”.
One Piece is one of the highest-grossing ongoing manga and anime of all-time grossing over $21 billion revenue from its manga, anime, movies, books, merchandise, and games followed by Masashi Kishimoto's Naruto.
Back in 2013, One Piece's earning went down due to sudden problems in Eiichiro Oda's health. But after that, One Piece has not ever gone on loss.
Some of his other popular creations are:
- Ikki Yakō
- One Piece
- God's Present for the Future
- Cross Epoch
- Taste of the Devil Fruit
Awards And Accolades
- Eiichiro Oda has received several awards and titles. His Awards lists:
- 2018 Kumamoto prefecture Honorary Prize
- 2012 Grand Prize at 41st Japan Cartoonists Association Awards
- 2009 and 2008 Sondermann Awards
Moreover, Oda's name was recorded in the Guinness World Record in 2015 for the most copies published for the same comic book series by a single author. He made up to the World record by printing 320,866,000 copies worldwide until December 2014.
Eiichiro Oda's Involvement In Charity Works!
Eiichiro Oda donated around $8 million to the Kumamoto Prefecture for reconstruction from the damage suffered from the 2016 earthquake. As a matter of fact, the donations were made as two separate gifts; one of $4.6 million under the name of Luffy and $2.8 million under his own name.
Apart from that, he also provides support to several earthquake-stricken areas by giving foods, exchanging art for local products, and writing supportive and inspiring messages.
How Lavish Is The Life of Mangaka, Eiichiro Oda? Assets, Houses, Cars, Expenses, Taxes, Insurances
Eiichiro Oda lives in Kumamoto city. There he owns a luxurious house featuring his workplace. His mansion is full of surprises. For example; he has a bar with a popcorn machine, crane game, and desk full of manga papers.
There’s something more exciting, he has a shark-themed toilet and you can even get a train ride on the balcony. And all that is inside his residence.
Well, there is no information regarding his cars, tax payments, and insurance plans and policies.
Regarding his expenses, Oda spends his income in house and car maintenance, clothes, foods, daily use items expenses, and other miscellaneous expenditures.
The Personal Life Of Eiichiro Oda
Eiichiro Oda was born on 1 January 1975 in Kumamoto, Japan. He was born to parents; the father who was a salaryman and mother who was an ordinary housewife. He holds an American nationality and belongs to the Asian ethnic group.
How Old is Eiichiro Oda?
Eiichiro Oda is 44 years old as of 2019.
Who Is Eiichiro Oda’s Partner?
Coming to his relationship, Eiichiro Oda is married to longtime girlfriend Chiaki Inaba. His wife is a former cosplayer and model who is popular for cosplaying One Piece character Nami during Jump Festa in 2002. The couple started dating after some time and exchanged the vows in 2004.
The married couple is blessed with two children whose identity is not disclosed.
Interesting Fact: Eiichiro Oda is a huge fan of rapper Eminem.