Toei’s One Piece Film: Red sold over 1.58 million tickets during its opening weekend at the Japanese Box Office, earning over ¥2.254 billion ($16.9 million). This is 78% more than One Piece Stampede, the previous One Piece movie, made in its first two days. One Piece Film: Red is on track to become the best-grossing movie in the series.

One Piece Film: Red also achieved the second highest opening weekend in the Japanese Box Office history, behind only Kimetsu no Yaiba Movie: Mugen Ressha-hen (Demon Slayer Movie: Infinity Train). The comparison isn’t entirely fair however as the Kimetsu no Yaiba opened on a Friday whilst One Piece Film: Red opened on a Saturday.

The movie will come to the Western cinemas this Fall in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and USA via Crunchyroll, the Western release will be available in both English sub and dub.

MAL Synopsis:

Uta—the most beloved singer in the world. Renowned for concealing her own identity when performing, her voice has come to be described as “otherworldly.” Now, for the first time ever, Uta will reveal herself to the world at a live concert. As the venue fills with all kinds of Uta fans—excited pirates, the Navy watching closely, and the Straw Hats led by Luffy who simply came to enjoy her sonorous performance—the voice that the whole world has been waiting for is about to resound. The story begins with the shocking fact that she is Shanks’ daughter.

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