* Oda's devotion to his fans and his work is so strong that he works tirelessly to the point of getting sick and being ordered to take breaks. This lead to another sweet moment when Creator/MasashiKishimoto went to the hospital to see him. They became good friends and when Manga/{{Naruto}} had its GrandFinale both made a final reference to each others' manga.
* Oda [[http://www.kdramastars.com/articles/33654/20140818/one-piece-ending-spoilers.htm reportedly]] divulged the ending of ''One Piece'' to a child dying of lung cancer.