The reality is that 2022 was a spherical 12 months for ‘one piece‘, which additionally celebrated the manga’s twenty fifth anniversary. ‘One Piece Movie Purple’ premiered in model and is likely one of the largest field workplace hits in historical past and on prime of that the weekly anime was essentially the most watched sequence worldwide in 2022.
We nonetheless have numerous anime forward of us… and it additionally appears that the seeds of the following theatrical journey of the Straw Hats.
Issues grind slowly
Has been Arthur (@newworldartur) who has spoken about what The subsequent ‘One Piece Movie’ would already be in manufacturing, though in a really early state. With this, it’s most certainly that the primary phases of the script and maybe some sketches are nonetheless being developed.
You must take this data with a grain of salt and from Toei it has not but been formally confirmed, however it’s true that Artur all the time provides very dependable details about the franchise. Moreover, he has been Jinbe’s voice actor, katsuhisa hokiwho mentioned on his personal Twitter that “issues are progressing easily with the manufacturing of the following movie”, and the beginning of a manufacturing has all the time overlapped with the discharge of the earlier movie.
Nonetheless, the ‘One Piece’ motion pictures take a very long time in growth and that is why they are usually fairly spaced out. ‘Gold’ was launched in 2016, ‘Stampede’ in 2019, and ‘Purple’ has dropped in 2022, so there’s often a niche of three or 4 years between them.
So when you have already began this pre-production of the following ‘One Piece Movie’, we should always have the ability to anticipate it on the earliest by 2025 or 2026. By then the Wano Nation Arc ought to have completed within the anime and we have been presumably already on this closing saga… so something can occur within the film.
In the meantime, what does premiere this 12 months is the dwell motion sequence of ‘One Piece’ that Netflix is getting ready. It is likely one of the most formidable initiatives on the platform, particularly because it has not had a lot luck with anime variations earlier than, and though there’s nonetheless no particular launch date for its launch, we do know that will arrive in 2023.