The Straw Hats’ respective battles with members of the Tobi Roppo continue. Franky seems to have the upper hand on Sasaki, while Black Maria’s illusion doesn’t work on Robin. Here are the details for A play Episode 1043 titled “Slash the Nightmare – Brook Draws His Icy Sword!”
When One Piece Episode 1043 is released
A play The US release date for episode 1043 is Saturday, December 3. In Japan, the episode will be released on Sunday, December 4 at 9:30 AM JST.
For international viewers, Crunchyroll is simulcasting the series. The episode with English subtitles will be available approximately one and a half hours after its release in Japan. In the United States, the corresponding schedule on Sunday would be:
- 10:00 p.m. ET
- 9:00 PM CT
- 7:00 PM PT
Where to watch One Piece
A play is streaming on Crunchyroll. Older episodes are available on Hulu. For the English dub, it is available on Crunchyroll and Hulu.
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One Piece Episode 1042 Recap
The fight between Franky and Sasaki continues. Franky and Sasaki use swords to fight. While fighting, Franky realizes he is close to the Performance Floor. He uses laser attacks on Sasaki to try and finish him off. Meanwhile, Kaido reveals the details about Yamato’s Devil Fruit, which is a type of mythical fruit. Kaido still insists that Yamato protect Wano for him since Yamato’s Devil Fruit is a guardian deity of Wano. However, Yamato wants to open Wano’s borders and free its people.
Elsewhere, Robin and Brook walk through a mysterious fog. Robin suddenly sees her mother, Professor Clover, and Saul. She then recalls her childhood in Ohara and her memories with these people. Her “mother” calls out to her and Brook tells her not to come near. In Robin’s memories, she remembers when Saul realized who her mother was and how he warned her about the Navy coming for Ohara. He also tells her to go to sea, where she will surely meet friends who will protect her. Robin is aware of Black Maria’s illusion and attacks Black Maria’s subordinates.