The official Twitter account for ONE PIECE FILM RED has continued releasing character visual after character visual over the last week of the Straw Hats in the upcoming film, showing them all extravagantly dressed with a black, rocker-type, motif. Usopp, Sanji, Chopper, Robin, Franky and Brook are all featured in this round of visuals
The tagline on Usopp’s poster reads “Stopping him would just be a waste of energy. Our captain…”
The tagline on Sanji’s poster reads “Don’t leave Uta-chan by themself.”
The tagline on Chopper’s poster reads “That room over there is said to be full of books!”
The tagline on Robin’s poster reads “I wonder if perhaps… These musical notations are meaningful… Maybe there’s more to it?”
The tagline on Franky’s poster reads “What kind of alterations have you done?”
The tagline on Brook’s poster reads “The only thing I seem to be able to see right now is… Underpants.”
Goro Taniguchi returns to the franchise for the first time since 1998 as the director on ONE PIECE FILM RED. Taniguchi, who is best known as the director of Code Geass, previously directed the 1998 One Piece: Defeat Him! The Pirate Ganzack! short for the Jump Super Anime Tour ahead of the TV anime premiere in 1999. Tsutomu Kuroiwa returns from ONE PIECE FILM GOLD to write the screenplay for ONE PIECE FILM RED. Toei Animation is producing the anime film with Eiichiro Oda.
ONE PIECE FILM RED is set to open in Japanese theaters on August 6, 2022. You can watch over 1,000 episodes of the One Piece TV anime right here on Crunchyroll.
Source: ONE PIECE FILM RED on Twitter
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