The visual for the new One Piece anime film has been unveiled on the franchise’s official website on Monday – February 29. The new One Piece Film Gold visual was drawn by no other than the One Piece manga creator, Eiichiro Oda.
The site previously revealed the costume designs for the characters. Oda designed the costumes exclusively for the film. He is also serving as the film’s executive producer as well as being credited with the original work. Oda also served as the executive producer for the previous film in the franchise, One Piece Film Z.
One Piece Film Gold is directed by Hiroaki Miyamototogether with Tsutomu Kuroiwa who is writing the script for the film. The movie will open in Japanese theaters on July 23, 2016.
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