Seiko, one of the major watch manufacturers in Japan, has announced that it will release a limited wristwatch to celebrate the 15th anniversary of Toei Animation's super popular TV anime series One Piece. A pre-order for the 5000-limited item was already begun yesterday at online store Premico. Hit the jump for more details.
If you want something rowdy like Super Smash Bros. with nothing but One Piece characters, One Piece: Super Grand Battle! X is right up your alley. The third full trailer is here and it's loaded with action, from the Straw Hats to some real deep cuts that make for a pretty healthy roster. Hit the jump to watch.
At Anime Weekend Atlanta, FUNimation announced the Blu-ray and DVD rights for Soul Eater Not! The series is expected to release in summer 2015, and it will include an English dub track. They also announced their first titles for their fall simulcast plans. Get the details after the jump.
One Piece's official portal site One Piece. com revealed today on September 26 that 61-year-old veteran voice actor Toru Furuya is voicing Sabo, the adopted brother of Monkey D. Luffy and Portgas D. Ace, in the upcoming episodes of the TV anime series. He was chosen by the original creator of the manga, Eiichiro Oda himself. Hit the jump for more details.
Bandai Namco Games posted a teaser trailer for the next entry in the One Piece Kaizoku Musou series, hitting a few major story beats along the way. After being announced last month and then teased with the same video at Tokyo Game Show, you can now see the cinematic preview after the jump.
There's a bit of a good news and a bit of bad news in this Monday's English edition of Weekly Shonen Jump. First the latter. One Piece will be taking a week of, with the return set for October 6th. In good news, a fourth series will be sampled beyond the three planned "Jump Start" series, with Viz presenting the opening chapters of Reborn! author Akira Amano's ēlDLIVE. More after the jump.
Bandai Namco has posted an extended look at upcoming smartphone rhythm game One Piece Dance Battle. Delayed from a previously planned 2013 release and now due out this year, the iOS and Android game will feature Luffy, Chopper and Nami dancing their way through the ranks of rival pirates and navy challengers. Get a look after the jump.
Following the previous two by Hirohiko Araki (Jojo's Bizarre Adventure) and Akira Amano (Katekyo Hitman Reborn!), Shonen Jump's new project site named Shonen Jump + today posted the third image featuring Dragon Ball's Son Goku by Akira Toriyama and One Piece's Monkey D. Luffy. What can we expect from this? Check the details after the jump.
Following from last year's One Piece Nami MUGIWARA Ver. Portrait.Of.Pirates limited edition figure, a second version has been revealed with a now post-time-skip version of busty navigator crossplaying as her captain. Release date and price are currently to be determined. Get a look after the jump.