We are pleased to announce that FUNimation Entertainment will be releasing all new episodes and a new movie for the popular shonen action-adventure series, One Piece. This extremely popular series is based on the manga by Eiichiro Oda and follows the adventures of Monkey D. Luffy and his band of Straw Hat Pirates. The series is currently into its 556thepisode. Fans can watch the simulcast episodes Saturdays at 10:00 pm EST on www.onepieceoffical.com.
FUNimation announced the following at their industry panel at Otakon:
- One Piece, Season 5 (Episodes 263 – 336)
- One Piece film Strong World
We’ll be talking with some of the FUNimation folks tonight and we’ll put it online late tonight or tomorrow morning with questions, answers, and discussion about this latest FUNimation announcement! We also have planned special episodes for the upcoming releases in the coming months.