Teaser and promotional image for One Piece Film Red
Last Sunday the opening of a Web page on the occasion of the announcement of One Piece Film Red, the new movie based on the successful work of Eiichiro Oda. In the portal a primer teaser of this feature film in which you can see a new character whose details are not yet known, as well as a Shanks. This new adventure of One Piece will be released in Japanese movie theaters next August 6, 2022.
In addition to the video, the portal also shows a first promotional image from One Piece Film Red, in which you can see the design of the mysterious character created for the film on a red background.
The famous director Goro Taniguchi (Code Geass, Planets), who has already directed One Piece: Taose! Kaizoku Ganzack, the first animated project of One Piece and that was screened in the Jump Super Anime Tour ’98, is in charge of this film by One Piece Film Red. Together with him, Tsutomu Kuroiwa (One Piece Film: Gold, Fat O) is in charge of writing the script.
One Piece Film Red is the fifteenth animated film based on the work of Eiichiro Oda. The last feature film of the franchise released to date was One Piece Estampida in August 2019. Regarding the television series produced by Toei Animation, this has been in broadcast since 1999 in Fuji TV and on November 21 it reached its 1000th episode. In addition to this, the video on demand platform Netflix is immersed in the production of a live-action series based on the manga.
The manga of One Piece it has been published in the pages of the magazine Weekly Shônen Jump since 1997, already accumulating a total of 101 compilation volumes in the Japanese market. It is not just another series, but it is an icon of the otaku culture that is already in the Hall of Fame from manga history. Apart from possessing the title of the best-selling series in manga history, has other milestones such as being one of the finalists of the awards Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize from 2000 to 2002, grand prize winner at 41 Japan Cartoonists Association Award in 2012 and be the holder of the Kumamoto Prefecture Honorary Award in 2018.
Of course, a success of the stature of One Piece It would not go unnoticed in the Spanish market. Eiichiro Oda’s original manga is edited in Spain by Comic Planet, the first 96 volumes of the work being published. The same publisher has also published the franchise’s official guides, art books, and various anime comics based on films.
The anime of One Piece, all the movies being edited on DVD and Blu-ray by Select Vision. Regarding the television series, it was licensed by Arait Multimedia and 254 episodes were broadcast and dubbed into Spanish on television. His last step at the national level was in Boing, and its broadcast on said free-to-air channel was canceled in 2012. Currently Crunchyroll offers the simulcast of the anime in its original version with Spanish subtitles. Other derivatives such as video games have also been launched in the Spanish market, mainly those published by Bandai Namco Entertainment.