One Piece Anime Releases Luffy’s Gear5 Trailer

The Gear5 episode will air on August 6.

Luffy Gear 5 animation frames
ONE PIECE © 1997 by Eiichiro Oda/SHUEISHA Inc.

On July 22, the official One Piece manga YouTube channel released a promotion trailer for Luffy’s transformation into Gear5.

The specific episode will air on August 6, and to hype up the fans, a teaser for the episode was released on One Piece Day.

Tatsuya Nagamine, who worked on Dragon Ball Super: Broly, will be directing the episode. Midori Matsuda and Keita Saito will work as animation directors for the episode.

Luffy’s peak power will be revealed in episode 1071 of the One Piece TV anime. Crunchyroll will also stream the episode on their platform.

About One Piece

Eiichiro Oda started the serialization of the manga in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump Magazine on July 19, 1997.

On March 3, 2023, the latest volume, volume 105, was published, and the next volume will publish on July 6.

One Piece has also received an anime adaptation. The TV anime has released 1064 episodes.

The latest entry in the franchise, One Piece Film Red, premiered in Japan on August 2022.

It is the 8th highest-earning film of all time in Japan and also topped Japan’s box office for the year 2022 in terms of both yen earned and tickets sold.

Source: Eiichiro Oda Staff on Twitter