One Piece is a Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation and it was aired for the first time on Fuji TV in 1999. The show has adopted the manga series written by Eiichiro Oda of the same name. The anime tells us about the tale of Monkey D. Luffy and his pirate crew, they are nicknamed Straw Hat Pirates, and they sail across the Grand Line to find the greatest treasure among the pirates “The One Piece” so that Luffy can become the next Pirate King.
One Piece is one of the best anime shows ever created and it is part of the Big Three Era, even though it is aired for a long time fans are enjoying the show and they will continue to watch the show.
Is It The Best Episode?
This episode of One Piece is the talk of the town and fans are calling it the greatest episode in the history of anime. This anime episode indeed is one of the best episodes of One Piece because this episode is a fine example of great artwork and highly optimized animation, and it was a treat to the eyes to see how perfectly every scene was framed by the creators, and everything about the episode was perfect and beautiful.
Not only was the animation top-notch but also the plot development of the episode was great. It would be a shame to not talk about the color tone of the episode that perfectly used light to dark themes and colors. The episode would give chills to the viewer and it was exhilarating to see Luffy overlook the two of the most powerful yonks and move toward Kinemon.
The Consequences Of The Episode
The 1015th episode of One Piece was titled “Straw Hat Luffy – The Man Who Will Become The Pirate King.” The episode was released on the 24th of April and shortly after its release it took the internet by storm, only hours after its release the anime was trending on Twitter with various One Piece hashtags, and fans mentioned it as a ‘historical,’ or ‘majestic.’
A fan of the show expressed his emotions by tweeting “They knocked it outta the entire planet!” Another staunch fan of the stated that this episode of the show is the greatest of all time and will be remembered for decades and his joy could be seen as he typed the tweet in all-caps. The reaction of the fans could be seen on Twitter and it would leave you shaking, screaming, and crying.
Events Of The Episode
The episode commenced with Ace and Yamato having a deep discussion about the outer planet and diverse pirates under the moonlight. Ace was telling Yamato about Luffy and how his brother would become the strongest pirate to ever step foot on the ocean. He also displayed his belief in Luffy’s goal of becoming the Pirate King.
In the episode, it was also publicized that Yamato was the one who created Ace’s vivre card. When Ace was killed in the Great Paramount War, Yamato was desperate to help Ace. However, she could not because she was captured by her father Kaidou. As the flashback came to an end, the heart of the episode shifted towards Oden’s journal, which stated that a certain pirate would rise to the top, and Yamato believed it was none other than Luffy.
In the other half of the episode, the Worst Generation finally managed to arrive at the rooftop, and they were standing in face of two yonks. Luffy arrived at the rooftop and met up with Kinemon. He promised him that he’ll liberate Wano from the control of Kaidou and Big Mom. Finally, Luffy landed a huge punch on Kaidou, and the episode came to an end.
Release date and Where to Watch
One Piece releases its episodes every week, and the anime can be seen on Netflix, in specific regions of the USA. But if you are a regular viewer of anime then the best place to watch One Piece would be Crunchyroll. It provides all the previous episodes of the show. The newest anime episode is available on this platform as soon as it is released in Japan.