To commemorate the release (and the tremendous success) of One Piece Film: Red, a multi-content Spotify playlist has been made available to fans worldwide.
Compared to the previous Spotify One Piece Film: Red playlist, the upgraded one features comments from Luffy and an 8-second loop video, in addition to the movie soundtrack.
An additional upgrade has been announced for August 17: the Storyline feature will add new messages accompanied by visual images and text.
Spotify’s podcast ANIZONE will be streaming a string of One Piece Film: Red commentary podcasts in August. Kaori Nazuka (Uta), Mayumi Tanaka (Monkey D. Luffy), and Shuichi Ikeda (Shanks) are the first guests.
Finally, the latest activity will include the One Piece Film: Red treasure hunt event in Shibuya, Tokyo, from August 8 to 21.
One Piece Film: Red USA release date in Fall 2022
With so many activities surrounding the 15th One Piece movie, it’s only natural for the fans of the franchise to be impatient while awaiting the international release.
When will that come to pass, exactly?
According to multiple sources, Crunchyroll included, One Piece Film: Red will hit the big screens in Fall 2022.
Both subbed and dubbed versions of the movie have been confirmed for select countries (the U.S., Canada, Australia, and New Zealand).
One Piece Film: Red will get a couple of international theatrical releases, including one in Italy (August 6, subbed) and another one in France (August 10, subbed).
The One Piece manga breaks its own Guinness World Record
Meanwhile, One Piece Film: Red is boosting the popularity of Eiichiro Oda’s original manga series. Just a couple of days ago, One Piece’s official Twitter account revealed that the manga currently has more than 500 million copies in circulation worldwide, breaking its own previous Guinness World Record of “The Comic Book Series with the Most Copies Published by a Single Author.”
Way to go!
One Piece Film: Red gets a prequel episode
With the One Piece franchise, there’s no such thing as too much activity!
Thus, the latest movie has been confirmed to get a prequel episode, which is set to debut on August 14 and August 21, 2022.
The One Piece episode will center on Luffy and Uta’s childhood in Foosha Village and will depict their shared memories, which coincidentally also include Shanks and the Red Hair Pirates.
As per the One Piece Film: Red staff announcement, the movie will also mention some other popular characters of the franchise, including young Zoro and young Nami.
The premiere is just around the corner, so there are many reasons for One Piece fans to be bright-eyed and bushy-tailed!