Another 2-hour special One Piece episode in coming soon! This time, the unseen footage will be about the 3D2Y events which happened right before the time skip in the original story. Its title is already known – One Piece ‘3D2Y’ Ace no Shi wo Koete! Luffy Nakama to no Chikai.
One Piece ‘3D2Y’ Ace no Shi wo Koete! Luffy Nakama to no Chikai can be translated as “One Piece ‘3D2Y’ Overcome Ace’s Death! The Oath with Luffy’s Crewmates”.
The episode will start on Fuji TV on 30th August 2014 at 11:10 p.m. local time.
In the episode: We see more details about the mysterious 3D2Y code that Luffy used to tell his crewmates about the time needed to overcome Ace’s death and become stronger. We will also watch additional, unseen before, footage about the 2-year-long training period of all crew members.
This includes seeing: Rayleigh, Hancock, Buggy, Mr. 3, Mihawk, Perona, Admiral Sakazuki (Akainu) among others as well as a new, specially created by Eiichiro Oda, antagonist Bandy World. He’s got the Moa Moa fruit and is an Impel Down escapee.
Oda himself has said about the show that “a must-see surprise for fans is waiting”.
This is the newest of many similar 2-hour episodes which the production team created for the anime’s 15th anniversary. Others included Nami, Luffy and others.
So… are you up for surprises set for you by the original creator himself?