Toei Animation has recently updated their official Youtube channel with a trailer for the One Piece Episode of East Blue: Luffy and His 4 Crewmates’ Big Adventure (Luffy to 4-nin no Daibōken)” two hour TV special.
The special was created as a part of the 20th Anniversary celebration of the original manga series and will premiere on Fuji TV on August 26 at 9:00 P.M. JPST. The special will feature reanimated scenes of the series’ beginning and other events leading to when the crew enters the Grand Line. The ending credits will feature special animated versions of the manga’s cover stories, however it is unknown which manga covers will be animated at this time. The ending theme will be titled “,We Are!” .
The special will be directed by Takashi Otsuka and the script will be written by Tomohiro Nakayama. Masayuki Sato will be working as the main character designer as well as the chief animation director.