As the Heisei era counted down to its final days, Twitter Japan also made its own countdown, this time with gifs. They released one gif per day, and for the last day of Heisei, they featured One Piece’s Luffy!
Many consider One Piece as one of the Heisei Era’s defining manga titles. And it was only fitting that Twitter chose the series to mark the era’s final day.
But it wasn’t only twitter that was celebrating, but also the man behind One Piece himself, Eiichiro Oda. The mangaka also released a celebratory illustration on twitter to welcome Japan’s new era.
Tokyo One Piece Tower had their own Reiwa celebrations as well: