Here's a not especially bold prediction: One Piece Film Z is going to top the box office for this weekend's opening. Series creator Eiichiro Oda has promised that the 15th anniversary anime will rival blockbuster Strong World, and the reports from the early screenings suggest that he might have pulled off a sufficiently exciting feature. See the latest previews after the jump.
Series creator Eiichiro Oda has promised that 15th anniversary movie One Piece Film Z will rival blockbuster Strong World, and the reports from the early screenings suggest that he might have pulled off a sufficiently exciting feature. Ahead of its December 15th Japanese opening, get a full lengthed preview after the jump.
In the latest One Piece Film Z promo, we get a bit of the 15th anniverary movie's guest star, Japanese Academy Award nominee Teruyuki Kagawa (Warau Iemon, Kita no zeronen villain in the new Kenshin live action), who plays Bin "the Navy Ninja." Better than that, we get a look at Kizaru versus villainous ex-admiral Z. Check it out after the jump.
Following Volume 0 for the 2009 movie Strong World, Japanese moviegoers who see One Piece Film Z will receive "Treasure bag of the pirate" including Volume 1,000 of the manga drawn by Eiichiro Oda himself for the film. The newest One Piece film hits Japanese theaters on December 15th. Hit the jump for more details.
A first TV promo for December 15th anniversary One Piece anime movie Film Z offers a look at Luffy versus ex-Marine admiral Z and scientist Ain, while a 7-Eleven co-promotion shows off the Straw Hat Pirates in some Eiichiro Oda designed outfits. Get a look after the jump.
Along with the Avril Lavigne announcement, the latest Shonen Jump offered a look at a TVZ lead-in to the 15th anniversary movie One Piece Film Z, featuring some flashy new designs. There's also a new Hunter x Hunter movie visual, inviting speculation about the feature's original antagonist. More after the jump.