The One Piece Red movie has released various character images in recent days, giving fans a preview of How they look Luffy, Zoro, Nami, Usopp and Sanji in the next movie.
The current wave of images, which began with Luffy on April 3, was preceded by the release of an image of One Piece Red’s new female character on March 28. The film will be released on August 6.
The Truth News reminds you that it will be the fifteenth One Piece anime film and the last one since 2019’s ONE PIECE STAMPEDE. The movie website presents the motto: “An almighty voice. With fiery red locks.”
The film is directed by Gorou Taniguchi (Code Geass: Lelouch of the Re;Surrection, One Piece: Taose! Kaizoku Gyanzakku) from a screenplay by Tsutomu Kuroiwa (One Piece Film: Gold, GANTZ:O).
One Piece author Eiichiro Oda is the general producer and creator of the original story. Other staff includes Masayuki Satou (One Piece Film Strong World character designer and animation director) as character designer and chief animation director.
Hiroshi Katou (Co-Art Director of Mars Red) as Art Director, Sayoko Yokoyama (One Piece 100 Volumes and 1000 Episodes Commemoration Video “WE ARE ONE” as Color Designer, and Ema Tsunetaka (Megalo Box 2: Nomad) as director of photography.
The One Piece manga published by Shueisha started in 1997 and has 101 tankoubon volumes as of November 2021. It is serialized in Weekly Shōnen Jump and published under the seal Jump Comics.
The manga received its first anime adaptation in the form of One Piece: Taose! Kaizoku Gyanzakku OVA, which was released in 1999. An anime series began in 1999 and passed the 1,000th episode mark on November 21, 2021, while the first One Piece movie premiered in 2000.
GI production produced Taose! Kaizoku Gyanzakku, while the following installments were produced by the animation studio Toei Animation. In addition to One Piece Red, the series has also inspired several video games, as well as a Netflix live-action series that is currently in development.